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‘Today’ Co-Host Hoda Kotb Mourns the Death of a ‘New Orleans Treasure’

Hoda Kotb mourns the loss of New Orleans chef Leah Chase

Today co-host Hoda Kotb started her week on Monday (June 3) dealing with the unfortunate news that acclaimed New Orleans chef Leah Chase had died. [RELATED: “Today” Anchor Hoda Kotb Adopts Second Daughter, Hope Catherine] “Leah Chase was a New Orleans treasure,” Kotb wrote on her Instagram page alongside a series of pictures of Chase. “That … Read more

Jason Isbell’s Tiny Desk Concert Will Have You Falling In Love With His Music All Over Again

There is something about live music that communicates better than a record. You can fine tune a sound in the studio, play a chord progression one thousand times until it is perfect, but live you only have one shot. It’s just you and the songs you wrote. Some musicians are studio wizards, making perfect songs … Read more

NPR Upset A Lot Of People When They Tweeted The Declaration Of Independance On The Fourth Of July

To commemorate our nation’s birthday, National Public Radio tweeted out the Declaration of Independence line by line. The problem with that is people don’t know what our nation’s most important document says and assumed the outlet was inciting a revolution and spreading propaganda. We all know the opening line and the phrase upholding the equality … Read more