It’s New Orleans: Happy Hour

The Noodles of Instagram

What if the guy you happen to be sitting next to at Wayfare in Uptown New Orleans happens to be the king of social media, Jeff Januszek? What’s the first question you’d ask him? “How do I get more people to follow me on Instagram?” Right? Well, listen up. Jeff’s Moscow Mule is the first…

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Yes it’s The New Orleans Vegan Cheesemaker Who Was On Jeopardy!

Caitlion O’Neill’s entire trivia and cheerleading life had led up to the moment when she was already drunk at dinner in the Grill Room in the Windsor Court hotel with the Latvian man destined to become her father in law after she marries Mr Hunter and becomes Caitlion (Pronounced “Kate Lion”) Hunter. That’s when she…

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Yo Mama’s a Heaux

You might be one of the many people who say, “I like all music. But not country.” If that’s you, you’re about to discover a whole new meaning of “red neck.” Meet Hyperphlyy. Hypherphlyy is Danica, Trea. and Devynn, three women from Poplarville, Mississippi who moved to New Orleans, look like a million bucks (each)…

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Mr Peepers and Bisexual Paranoid Insecurity

DJ Nice Rack has a tattoo on her arm that advertises the fact she’s bisexual. But it hasn’t turned out to convey the message she was anticipating. Being openly bisexual, it turns out, just doubles the amount of paranoid insecurity that your partner feels. As DJ Nice Rack puts it on this Happy Hour, “Women…

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You’re Not Allowed To Call It Nut Milk

OK, so here’s the thing about nut milk. Apparently Louisiana dairy producers are ticked off and powerful enough to get the legislature to outlaw anyone calling or labeling anything as “milk” that doesn’t come from a cow. No bull. That’s going to be the law. And that’s according to one of the State’s most connected…

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Corruption, Consent Decree and Other Shocking New Orleans Revelations

Happy Hour is not the kind of podcast you expect to hear shocking inside breaking news revelations about corruption in the New Orleans justice system, but you never know who you’re going to be sitting next to in a bar and what they’re going to tell you after a drink or two. Simone Levine is…

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The CBD & Cocktails Experiment

Jonathan Andry shows up to this week’s Happy Hour with a bunch of his CBD product, CBD-Tox. It’s allegedly a kick-ass hangover cure, with 20mg of high grade CBD in each capsule. So, picture this. You’re in a bar in New Orleans – Wayfare to be exact, Uptown – with ace guitar player June Yamagishi,…

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The CBD & Cocktails Experiment

Jonathan Andry shows up to this week’s Happy Hour with a bunch of his CBD product, CBD-Tox. It’s allegedly a kick-ass hangover cure, with 20mg of high grade CBD in each capsule. So, picture this. You’re in a bar in New Orleans – Wayfare to be exact, Uptown – with ace guitar player June Yamagishi,…

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Fame on Acid

If you’re a fan of classic retro-TV you’re familiar with Fame, the Glee of the 70’s. (Basically a high school where they spend more time singing songs and dancing than doing any actual school work.) If you can imagine that on acid, that apparently was Jo Morris’s education.  Today Jo and band-mate Steve Walkup are…

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The Actual Real Deal Secret to Human Happiness

This is not a cute click bait podcast title. Dr John Sawyer (you can call him “Johnny Jr” if you want) is the Co-Director of the Brain Health Program at Ochsner Health System. If you want any other reassuring credentials he’s also an ex-seminarian and a married gay man and father of two kids. And…

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