Monthly Archives: June 2014

The Epidemic of Heroin

The Epidemic of Heroin

 
I never shy away from telling my clients and their loved tan that Heroin use in this country has reached epidemic proportions.  The country has a terrible heroin problem and so does New Orleans.
 We know, that many users turn to dealers just to be able to support their own habit. At our […]

By |June 9th, 2014|Drugs|0 Comments

What does D-Day mean? & Other Questions Answered.

Today we commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the Invasion of Normandy Beach, known as D-Day to most people.

We are lucky to host the National D-Day Musuem here in New Orleans and encourage all of our readers to attend this weekend.

 “The eyes of the world are upon you”! These are the words that Allied Commander Eisenhower […]

By |June 6th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Will We Each Be Identified and all Our Movements Tracked?

 
How Much Longer Before We Will Each Be Identified and all Our Movements Tracked?
 
 
We have all read about facial recognition software.  Researchers are continuing to hone this technology.
Now, researchers have developed computer software that can scan video images of groups of animals, identify individual creatures within those crowds, and then track their movements— humans […]

By |June 5th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

A sixth baby has died while using a recalled Nap Nanny infant recliner

 
 
 
 
“A sixth baby has died while using a recalled “ Nap Nanny ” infant recliner, with safety experts again urging parents to stop using the product
Stories like these are truly heartbreaking. Although this product was recalled in 2012, they are still found in garage sales, second-hand stores and online auction sites. We urge parents to […]

By |June 4th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

King Juan Carlos of Spain abdicates

King Juan Carlos of Spain abdicates
 
BBC reports today:
King Juan Carlos said his son Prince Felipe would “open a new era of hope”
King Juan Carlos of Spain has announced his intention to abdicate, after nearly 40 years on the throne.
“A new generation must be at the forefront… younger people with new energies,” the 76-year-old king said […]

By |June 4th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Egyptian Court Sentences 683 to Death.

Egyptian Court Sentences 683 to Death.
 
On April 28, 2014, an Egyptian court sentenced 683 people to die.  Among those sentenced were the top leader of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood. This incident is the latest the latest mass trial aimed at the Muslim Brotherhood of which former President Mohammed Morsi was a member. All defendants were […]

By |June 3rd, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Five Things that are Shaping our World Today…

Five Things that are Shaping our World Today…

 
 
The tragedy in Uganda continues to unfold, 300 girls kidnapped basically before an en entire village.  Who could have predicted that in this day of modern technology and rapid communication that a huge airliner could disappear? Last week, a Pakistani woman was stoned to death by her family […]

By |June 3rd, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

A New Hurricane Season Begins.

A New Hurricane Season Begins. It is hard to believe it was almost nine years ago that our city suffered the complete and total devastation that was Hurricane Katrina. But despite the terrible losses of life and the annihilation on our marshlands, New Orleans continues to be the Queen of The South. We are growing […]

By |June 2nd, 2014|Blog|0 Comments