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New Orleans: 'Home of the shortest hangover on the planet' and other top quotes from Matthew McConaughey's emotional speech

Actor and producer Matthew McConaughey spoke Saturday night during the New Orleans Film Society gala at the home of Paul and Sara Costello, in a short speech that summed up his fond feelings about the Crescent City, “home of the shortest hangover on the planet.” Here are the five best quotes from his speech. (Advocate photo by Steven Forster)

Actor and producer Matthew McConaughey spoke Saturday night during the New Orleans Film Society gala at the home of Paul and Sara Costello, in a short speech that summed up his fond feelings about the Crescent City, “home of the shortest hangover on the planet.” McConaughey, an on-and-off resident of New Orleans, attended the annual gala… Continue reading →

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Video: Triumph Kitchen moves to a new home

Advocate photo by KEVIN MCQUARN -- Chris Wadsworth, founder of Triumph Kitchen, teaches students to prepare fish lunches at Modern Meals located at 2921 Government St .

Chris Wadsworth, founder of the educational venue Triumph Kitchen, talks about the school's move to its new home in Modern Meals located at 2921 Government St. Wadsworth also discusses the success of his students and how his past pushed him to found the… Continue reading →

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‘Kardashian’ game maker Glu creating Jenner sisters game

/Invision/AP photo by EVAN AGOSTINI -- Kendall Jenner, left, and Kylie Jenner

— Glu Mobile is keeping up with the Kardashians. The mobile video game developer responsible for the popular “Kim Kardashian: Hollywood” game has announced plans to create a game starring Kardashian half-sisters Kendall and Kylie Jenner.… Continue reading →

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