Y@Speak

Monday, May 21, 2018

A Y@ Speak That Floods

Posted By on Mon, May 21, 2018 at 5:30 PM

You know the drill. A look at a wet week, below:

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Monday, May 14, 2018

Y@ Speak: astroturfed

Posted By on Mon, May 14, 2018 at 5:45 PM

This week: There's a new mayor in town, and a barge nearly hit the inaugural ball. Plus: Entergy and astroturfing at City Hall, legislative warfare over the state budget, short-term rentals, Chance The Rapper and Jefferson Davis' brief replacement.

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Monday, May 7, 2018

Y@ Speak's Back

Posted By on Mon, May 7, 2018 at 5:50 PM

("All right")

We return from a brief break a week after 2018's finest piece of cinema with a "new look" and some spicy tweets to dress up your hot takes po-boy (sorry, I'm sorry).

Below: The Pelicans' swan song and the best from the Fest.

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Monday, April 23, 2018

Y@ Speak is dead. Long live Y@ Speak.

Posted By on Mon, Apr 23, 2018 at 3:30 PM

Our aggregation app of choice Storify is killing itself May 1, so our weekly roundup of good and horrendous takes from the netherworld of Local Twitter will look a little different next week. Here's one last blast before Storify shuts down May 16.

This week: gentrification and the Pelicans ruining Portland in the playoffs.

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Monday, April 16, 2018

Y@ Speak: media groups

Posted By on Mon, Apr 16, 2018 at 7:00 PM


Some takes on Gambit and The Advocate, plus the Pelicans in the playoffs, bad weather, Sen. Kennedy, and an oil slick's surprise drop-in at French Quarter Fest.

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Monday, April 2, 2018

Y@ Speak: fooled

Posted By on Mon, Apr 2, 2018 at 6:15 PM


We celebrate spring's arrival with the ceremonial traffic accidents involving municipal vehicles.

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Monday, March 26, 2018

Y@ Speak: parade, march, parade, march

Posted By on Mon, Mar 26, 2018 at 6:45 PM

New Orleans was out on the street this week for gun control, Tom Benson, Mardi Gras Indians and monuments.

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Monday, March 19, 2018

Y@ Speak: Krewe of St. Chadrick's Day

Posted By on Mon, Mar 19, 2018 at 4:55 PM


Your week in Twitter: Tom Benson, school walkouts, tourists and Airbnb.

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Monday, March 12, 2018

Y@ Speak: too Buku

Posted By on Mon, Mar 12, 2018 at 5:54 PM


Buku rattled a few windows, City Council met New Orleans East, Confederate monuments landed on 60 Minutes and more in this week's roundup.

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Monday, March 5, 2018

Y@ Speak: watch this

Posted By on Mon, Mar 5, 2018 at 6:35 PM


All matters of public spectacle in this freakshow: the state Legislature's reenactment of Goya's “Saturn Devouring His Son," Anthony Davis ruining the rest of the NBA, Palantir's partnership with the city of New Orleans, and local riffs on that barbecue tweet.

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