|Union, Justice, And Confidence|
Distinction: Louisiana experienced the greatest reduction in size from original territory to final state.
Geographic Oddity: The Mississippi River Delta.
Famous Native: Al Hirt ~ trumpeter & bandleader
Natural = Charlie's Tree
Man-Made = Louisiana State Capitol
Favorite City Name: Bee Bayou
(as in "I wanna bee bayou for the rest of my life.")
Something you might hear a Bayou Banger say: "Laissez les bon temps roulez!"
(In case you don't speak Acadian, that's, "Let the good times roll!")
Little Known Factoid: Not all of Louisiana . . .
|If I had to live in Louisiana, it would be in the Vieux Carre of New Orleans, where my jazz combo would play music from my balcony, and the people on the street below would look up and say, "Hey, can you guys keep it down, for crying out loud?!".|