[PHOTOS] Mardi Gras 2012

I didn’t get to take a ton of pictures yesterday, but here’s what I ended up with from our location outside Hotel Intercontinental at Poydras & St. Charles downtown. I added the pictures into my Mardi Gras 2012 album — Fat Tuesday begins with the picture below, the annual tying of my bow tie.

[VIDEO] Fat Tuesday Sights and Sounds

Previewing WDSU’s Fat Tuesday Coverage

WDSU has a huge production planned for Fat Tuesday. It all begins at 4:30 a.m. with Randi Rousseau, Jay Galle’ and Rose Flores on WDSU News This Morning. Norman Robinson, Mardi Gras Guide Arthur Hardy and I pick up the coverage at 7 a.m. from the Hotel Intercontinental downtown. WDSU reporters will be stationed across […]

[PHOTO] Rolling in Isis

Norman Robinson and I (with my six-year-old peering in from the back seat) hitting the street for Isis Saturday night in Metairie.

Parade Tracker: Norman and Scott in Isis TONIGHT

UPDATE (2:45pm): ISIS WILL NOW ROLL AT 7:30pm. Weather permitting, Norman Robinson and I will be riding at the front of Isis tonight in Metairie in the Purple WDSU Parade Tracker (pictured). As of now, the start time is 6:30 and it will follow the traditional Metairie route. Yell at us! There’s a brand new […]

Parade Changes

Here’s the release from the NOPD dealing with schedule changes for some Saturday parades: NOMTOC will now roll on the East Bank on Sunday at 9am along the traditional Uptown route. Iris will kick off at 10am on Sunday along its traditional route. Tucks will parade at 3pm on Monday along its traditional route. Endymion […]

[PHOTOS] Mardi Gras 2012: Excalibur

Just a typical Friday in New Orleans during Carnival season… We checked out some throws on the 4 p.m. newscast, then Travers Mackel and I manned the WDSU Parade Tracker in Excalibur in Metairie. Great time…except for the float that lost a wheel and delayed the parade for an hour. I ended up not making […]