History UsefulNotes / NewOrleans

5th Aug '17 1:09:30 PM GrammarNavi
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-->-- '''A. J. Liebling''', ''The Earl of Louisiana'' (quoted in ''AConfederacyOfDunces'')

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-->-- '''A. J. Liebling''', ''The Earl of Louisiana'' (quoted in ''AConfederacyOfDunces'')
''Literature/AConfederacyOfDunces'')



* ''AConfederacyOfDunces'', which many locals consider the most accurate portrayal the city has ever gotten.

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* ''AConfederacyOfDunces'', ''Literature/AConfederacyOfDunces'', which many locals consider the most accurate portrayal the city has ever gotten.
25th Jun '17 6:20:10 PM nombretomado
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* Creator/AnneRice. She authors some quite exquisite scenery about the Big Easy: ''Literature/ExitToEden'', ''Literature/InterviewWithAVampire'', ''[[MayDecemberRomance Belinda]]'', ''Feast of All Saints'', ''[[Literature/TheVampireChronicles Blood Canticle]]'', ''[[Literature/TheVampireChronicles Blackwood Farms]]'', ''Taltos, The Witching Hour'', ''[[Literature/TheVampireChronicles Memnoch the Devil]]'', and ''[[Literature/TheVampireChronicles The Tale of the Body Thief]]''.

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* Creator/AnneRice. She authors some quite exquisite scenery about the Big Easy: ''Literature/ExitToEden'', ''Literature/InterviewWithAVampire'', ''Literature/InterviewWithTheVampire'', ''[[MayDecemberRomance Belinda]]'', ''Feast of All Saints'', ''[[Literature/TheVampireChronicles Blood Canticle]]'', ''[[Literature/TheVampireChronicles Blackwood Farms]]'', ''Taltos, The Witching Hour'', ''[[Literature/TheVampireChronicles Memnoch the Devil]]'', and ''[[Literature/TheVampireChronicles The Tale of the Body Thief]]''.
11th Mar '17 12:29:15 PM DecafGrub47393
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* In the Phineas and Ferb fanfic [[http://pffanon.wikia.com/wiki/Finding_Dad Finding Dad]], Phineas and Isabella travel to New Orleans to look for their missing parents.
17th Feb '17 7:55:13 PM bt8257
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Ah, the Big Easy, famous for Mardi Gras, [[HollywoodVoodoo voodoo]], and {{Jazz}} music, despite not inventing any of these. Commonly associated with the Cajun culture, despite being a few hours away from any of it. Also, hurricanes. The French have a consulate there. Another claim to fame is the food; you can find almost any kind of seafood (except lobster) here. The squeamish can rest easy about how well-cooked their food is.

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Ah, the Big Easy, famous for Mardi Gras, [[HollywoodVoodoo voodoo]], and {{Jazz}} music, {{Jazz}}, despite not inventing any of these. Commonly associated with the Cajun culture, despite being a few hours away from any of it. Also, hurricanes. The French have a consulate there. Another claim to fame is the food; you can find almost any kind of seafood (except lobster) here. The squeamish can rest easy about how well-cooked their food is.
9th Aug '16 2:05:49 PM MarkLungo
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* "[[Recap/TheTwilightZoneS5E145TheMasks The Masks]]", one of the later TOS episodes of ''Series/TheTwilightZone'', takes place during Mardi Gras.

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* "[[Recap/TheTwilightZoneS5E145TheMasks The Masks]]", one of the later TOS episodes of ''Series/TheTwilightZone'', ''Series/TheTwilightZone1959'', takes place during Mardi Gras.
16th Mar '16 7:09:22 AM Dimas28
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* ''Film/TheSkeletonKey'', though only a few scenes are set here (mostly when the protagonist's BlackBestFriend explains to her about hoodoo). The rest of the time, it's set in the countryside.



* Nico Di Angelo spends some time in New Orleans before ''[[{{Literature/PercyJacksonAndTheOlympians}} The Sword of Hades]]'' starts.
* Hazel Levesque is from New Orleans in TheHeroesOfOlympus
* The Kane Siblings travel to New Orleans in ''[[{{Main/TheKaneChronicles}} The Red Pyramid]]'' to meet Anubis. Much like Nico above, he apparently likes the whole "celebrating death" thing.

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* Features several times in Creator/RickRiordan's mythology books:
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Nico Di di Angelo spends some time in New Orleans before ''[[{{Literature/PercyJacksonAndTheOlympians}} The Sword of Hades]]'' starts.
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starts. Apparently, he likes celebrating death here (his father is a death god).
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Hazel Levesque is from (also a child of the same death god) of ''Literature/TheHeroesOfOlympus'' fame has her homeland in New Orleans Orleans, and parts of her flashbacks are set here. She attended a segregated school located in TheHeroesOfOlympus
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the city alongside Sammy [[spoiler: Valdez, Leo's great-grandfather, which means that Leo's ancestral home is here too.]]
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The Kane Siblings siblings travel to New Orleans in ''[[{{Main/TheKaneChronicles}} The Red Pyramid]]'' to meet Anubis. Much like Nico above, he apparently likes the whole "celebrating death" thing.thing (this time, it's because he ''is'' a death god).
7th Mar '16 9:28:49 AM Phoenixion
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11th Sep '15 6:40:58 PM Random888
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* ''Film/PrettyBaby'' takes place in the RedLightDistrict of Storyville, shortly before and during when it was shut down in 1917.

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* ''Film/PrettyBaby'' takes place in the former RedLightDistrict of Storyville, shortly before and during when it was shut down in 1917.
11th Sep '15 6:39:41 PM Random888
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* ''Film/PrettyBaby'' takes place in the RedLightDistrict of Storyville, shortly before it was shut down in 1917.

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* ''Film/PrettyBaby'' takes place in the RedLightDistrict of Storyville, shortly before and during when it was shut down in 1917.
11th Sep '15 6:32:21 PM Random888
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* ''Film/PrettyBaby'' takes place in the RedLightDistrict of Storyville, shortly before it was shut down in 1917.
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