Commentary

7:35am

Fri October 24, 2014
Commentary

Gary Borders: Friday night lights is still a photojournalist's delight

Credit Gary Borders

High school football continues, which means tonight I will again pace the sidelines, trying to get an action shot in focus while not getting creamed by a player knocked out of bounds.

Before this season commenced, the last time I shot football we photographers still used film instead of digital. That was 26 years ago. Time flies.

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7:35am

Thu October 23, 2014
Commentary

What Was I Thinking for October 23, 2014

Signor Brian O'Nuanain

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain takes on learning a new language this week with a useful and low cost approach that works wonders for him.

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7:35am

Tue October 21, 2014
Commentary

History Matters: Understanding pandemic disease through the eyes of history

With the Ebola virus in the headlines every day, commentator Gary Joiner gives an overview of pandemic disease through the ages.

History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine.

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7:40am

Fri October 17, 2014
Commentary

Gary Borders: Sound of silence gives me one for the bucket list

I walk three-and-a-half miles every morning, accompanied by Sam, our dimwitted but lovable poodle mix.

The alarm goes off at 5:30. I jump up and get out the door in 15 minutes, a half-cup of coffee and a large swig  of Diet Coke in my gullet to jumpstart my brain. I know that sounds gross, but it works for me.

I listen to Red River Radio on my iPhone while I walk to get a headstart on the news. Except for the other morning. No matter how many times I tried, I couldn’t make it work. I then tried pulling in KUT, the Austin

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7:35am

Thu October 16, 2014
Commentary

What Was I Thinking for October 16, 2014

Brian O'Nuanain

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain has an unmistakable voice here in the deep south and finds his "voice" sometimes precedes him.

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