Aug 11, 2014|
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At the early edition WWL for listeners on this the eleventh of August 2014. It's backed him on day you have let's come on will stand together will advance towel trudge on through it and we'll make it through Monday together as a group strong will stand strong shrine and move on to the rest of the week. At some rain yesterday yeah. Blunt Terry my hunch pumped his boom boom boom and lightning heroism. Crazy loud lightening this weekend. Two separate storms that moved through means of windows were rattling. Ya and it was that kind of jolting. Like make you stand up and looked around kind of I don't eat out my cat jumped in hit under those open. You know are kind of excitement and like lightning and old. Art and it one that dog once that he'd all he needed then there's stores there and you start shaking and fireworks. Mind goodness it's not fourth of July in new years the worst things that we know as far as the field. And unquote that's not good gaffe Friday and Peyton active I'm. And on that beat down on Tuesday it wrong happy go out today because that is Monday. Interest on that shot at showers but you know what. It is no load tropical weather for a story and we haven't had to worry about hurricanes and tropical storms and all that I'm not gonna complain too much about summer heat non non non us when it really hasn't been bad in tenths compared to years past it really hasn't. Although were in August and you know now word we're getting it now put. The rush this armor really you know we a couple of cold fronts in July and there is talk we could get. And it's one of those low humidity fronts all really weak and dry things up global models are real. Agreeing on now right now it. Will await the if that happens as you know I've started telling us every morning one national day it is gas is the national day calendars dot com. Today is national presidential joke. So I guess he should make it joke about president. Caring for some people and it's hard to do for a others. Cuba anyway. It's national sons and daughters to. You know it's funny my kids always ask me if there was such today. On Father's Day in Mother's Day the other white kids today are kids get a day and I civil every day is kids today c'mon. The every day I come home from mark. Their miles off on all that money I've made you get where it go and hang on remaining going everything we make adjustment I use. But I guess it's today and I know it now don't I didn't get them. National science and some daughters didn't even know it tied to the list map but also national raspberry. But day BO MB lombok VO MB Bombay Bombay I don't know what in the Mumbai I don't know that is. Has very BO MB he did it I'm sure one of our listeners dollars you know at that Annika and raspberry. Bomb but bowl ABBA. Com home. You know what it is text and it needs him. And probably tastes good whatever it is and it's got ran as an I like you do most dares. Now poisoned theories like black likes robberies blueberries orders. It the entire adult life. Not really messy when you feel like now I know but I like demolishing. Them. As of the end of the less that's that's on us all we yes. Yeah maybe every different day no wiggle your toes are those seeking union neighbors sports. Remember it is August so it's admit your happy month family fun month that at this month's national I exam on national golf month each month. Romance awareness month and are carrying water quality month and national picnic. So not only do we of the day thing but we got the month thing yet. And there are weeks do but I don't have them. So it's mega ball show yeah I can join us so much second you only saw informative I can be. Thank you are right let's make it human. This one dead one injured in Weston can now place hotel. Heard about this over the weekend. Four people from out of town apparently. Had a dispute instead of a hotel room at the Weston on the seventeenth floor. One ends up shooting another recording the penalties then gets into a standoff with officers when they arrived you respond to the gunfire. And stay in that taking his own life. In that hotel room is all four out of towners visiting New Orleans. After it was over way in the swat team laughter began interviewing people at the Weston and asked them. How this is gonna affect their decision to return to New Orleans for another vacation Hank. So it was dead and someone was seriously wounded in the hotel where they were staying the swat team had to be called in. And believe it or not every single person I talked you said well. And I'm glad it happened it's sad but I can keep us from coming back to New Orleans and got a lot of this happens in every city or hey that's just the world we live in today. So my question for you and I want to detect mediate 7870. And we just become completely. Nomo to this sort of violence with the news cycle where it is with our ability to get news from so many sources so quickly all the time we hear about the shootings and places it would not supposed to expect them. That happened all over the country and all around the world that we become desensitized. To it. To appoint or drivel like and are right now as a dead guy guy seriously wounded swat team was at the hotel. And that happens that's a big deal and that was really the attitude people that was no big deal is it not a big deal anymore to us in is that good or bad text me. And it's 78 cent and he meanwhile your forecast. Mostly sunny to kick off this Monday morning hot and humid of course by the after the you know Natalee to a few scattered downpours look for a 30% chance today. Dropping down a 20% chance overnight and for Tuesday a 60% chance for rain pretty good chance the season downpours that put ties right around ninety. And for Wednesday were backed down to a 40% chance the price of 93 for the pinpoint forecast center I'm meteorologist Laura backed out. And actually started out just a few degrees cooler thanks of the rain that we've had over the evening and nighttime hours partly cloudy at the airport in Canada 76 degrees it is muggy 91% relative committees by Dow clear. And 73 degrees and gave no it's the early edition of WWL for listeners by the way we were telling you about the national days and that it was. According to national. Day calendar dot com that today is. National. Raspberry. Bombed day BO MB of mature from pronouncing it right the attack and it's and it's and he says that the frozen dessert usually containing ice cream. And formed in layers in a mauled aren't that sounds pretty good and not a pronounce itself but after like the one. As we go to sports era WWL. And we count up to the West Virginia mountains the sea with Steve jealous domicile about as the saints. Yet rated play their second pre season game game right here in the war. Good morning everyone let's get this week started right a big focus for the saints this training camp has been to become an efficient running team this season engaging kid him Bobby Hebert says they looked I'll point last Friday in Saint Louis is how well they were running the ball and a gash in the rams at the beginning and a lot of props go while the marking him and his effort he looks really boys out there and hungry Ingram carried the ball eight times for 83 yards and a score while the team rush for a 123. Yards in the game meanwhile defensive tackle Jonathan Jenkins has come off the physically on able to perform list following pectoral surgery head coach Sean Payton says that Jenkins will be eased back into the flow of things spin back and on the roster or practice and one thing but. We gotta be mindful that. There's a transition here it's not. Everything right away over at Panthers can't Tavarez king appears to have overtaken bread and Burson is Carolina's number four wide receiver the top three or Kelvin Benjamin Jericho Cotchery and Jason a bond king ran a four point 440 at the column bind with a quality ten foot three broad jump at just over six foot 187. Pounds LSU football held its media day and at the center of attention was the top recruit in the nation freshman running back letter warned that isn't shy and has some lofty expectations for himself this season. For my first three I thought they are resident. All American on a secede. And hopefully high as you can. Rory McIlroy captured a fourth major with a win in the darkness at the PGA championship he destined Phil Mickelson by one shot at Val Hala finishing at sixteen under par and is this the season the pelicans make the playoffs if we're healthy we're fur sure a playoff team guard Eric Gordon told basketball insiders dot com we -- although Gordon has just played a 106 games over his first three seasons in New Orleans so keeping him on the court would be a small victory for the panels today have four on sports talk hear from Sean Payton employers following today's practice plus what adjustments to the saints need to make after their first pre season games from saint camp in West Virginia Steve Geller WW wells. Awards David West Virginia I'm Dave here in New Orleans and will be back right after this talk about their sport that doesn't expect much or want my that is. Season does he's here that's Steve about that live from West Virginia talent nags. Also talk about Kevin ward juniors dying on the racetrack. And Tony Stewart behind the wheel car and kill them. With Steve thank him about that here at WW well I am FM and Dave Conan Portland's Steve gallery in west Virginia's Steve first. Pre season game behind us the second one next week in each American 25 minutes. More sports talk about that is that sent them home to the dome for pre season action right now the you've played a sound kind of ballots he's Leonard Ornette from yesterday's media today is not expected much this season has. No not confident at all of his abilities I think it's great you know expect that from yourself. I would say before that though you kind of have to seniors ahead if you right now. On the depth chart that'll probably get more of the carries and Kenny Hilliard Terrence McGee. But hum let's miles has been touting him. You know leading up to training camp comparing him to the likes of Michael Jordan so I now I you know I wouldn't I would not X. You know wouldn't doubt him. Achieving some of those ability Hugo's a look at. All SEC all American and analyze the Heisman hopeful he expects we all that in his freshman year. Well hey yea you you'll like the confidence and got a bout came through that would be great at a very serious now. What do you think's gonna happen with this investigation Tony started sounding like police and not looking at criminal charges against him after he hitting killed Kevin ward junior when. Junior got out of his car and was pointing at Stewart on the racetrack after Stuart apparently bumped him and made him spin out. In what some bad blood between his due and do you think and the legal system gets more involved. You know I I'd do just because of the fact I think the legal system will get more involved because to me what I see in that video. A full war coming out of his car into traffic as you know some people been saying it's not the smartest. Thing in the world obviously but these other car seem to be able to avoid him and them when going up to Stewart's car. You can tell he revs the engine and the car kind of fish tailed in toward sucking him under the vehicle and ultimately killing him. I've got to imagine that some kind of spectacular manslaughter charge could be involved there but I'm no I'm definitely not a legal expert I do think. We read a sheriff said there was no intent. One of the sentence Tony Stewart's career yes or no is Tony Stewart's career over. I don't think so I think he definitely has a strong enough legal team to fight this but I didn't think he is responsible. In some way shape or form he's not completely it was an a complete act. Suited to me. The gala back wicked funny that meant more sports here at WWL IMS diamond that now that's the early edition of WWL first news it's August the eleventh that's 2014. And its monetary yep we're gonna get through its you know and I are going to lead the charge several Washington. Like us and together we'll form a group team trudged through Monday. As a unified group determined to make it locking arms and going over the hill absolutely doing now now. So social tedious celebrities. Lights for us as an amazing though I'm not really amazed by well and I sort of think about it I'm like OK as the united in the sell these anecdote loop through and ordered a degree that we're gonna. Mark talk much during that. And and I expected a cam bumper of lips against the people on and have cosmetic procedures at their lips look filler Fuller you know I love that. Pump out their lips during a self he boob jobs I concede because. You're on FaceBook. Twitter or any of those vacancies so many self these are taken arm above where they make sure eakins either. Bolting cleavage it's apparently important to a girl what she takes the sultry. Give me your Botox to tighten things up a little but that there are things 10% increase in those jobs between 2012 and 2000 at its Sam's nose job as a wise it was already pretty popular. But now you Martha. 7% rough is in the hair transplants. As for men and women. And a 6%. Increase in idol surgery. Yeah in my let's look a little rupiah myself reasoning amendment the tactics yeah yeah in us of anything about face lifts and that. I'm gonna go drop a couple of ground right it would just to get started you know younger and yet younger and younger people at him Botox and killers and men and we haven't even talked about the boom in but doc. X aug follow of course you know with the car dash it and got them that they're resilient all but yet be able bots that are at the Armenian. And in now and again our halo with her big Biden. Alan a lot of people a big spots. That's that's a totally I don't think that as it was social medium term it takes copies of them bought. Although they do that nearest thing where they turn kind of sideways and they can deal anyway. Again younger and younger people getting plastic surgery. As of cell fees and social media in general and while. Who would have thunk it Lotta time we Wear him yes indeed. The time we live and is one where pizza loving turtles are dominating the box office are boy did I get my god you're right. Onstage mutant ninja Terrell stick a big slice out of the box office. 65 million dollars in the opening weekend and still got to the studio set I would go to sequel. Another candidate in 2016. Will be another TM NC. There. Yeah America account Amani. I don't know opening weekend I mean that's just a little tip of the iceberg yep absolutely plus all the marketing in the or reason. And the dvds and everything else again of them be in that the marvels comic book adaptation guardians of the galaxy. Is in second place after opening last weekend the top spot RD man 175. Billion mean you know into the storm third hundred foot journey forth. And Lucy. It. The box office I've been asked in folks detects that a seventy them suitors. About this violence now I went to the I went yesterday morning during this one stand out. To the west of New Orleans hotel nice food and got a one of the finest in the city. Not a place where you expect to hear about gunfire and during the red dress run weekend you know this the hotels were packed. We also a dirty linen night bringing people land. And so he wasn't. He wasn't cheap this weekend to stay and a fine downtown and regardless not know but for people from out of town. Staying on the seventeenth floor of the west and have a domestic dispute. One ends up shooting another according to police that person wounded and taken to the hospital the shooter eventually upstate takes his own life. People I talk to with a hotel. One after another after another. I said hey you know does this bother you is this gonna keep me from coming back to New Orleans dumping it people. Are gonna hear this news like a man horror fought if you can be shot at one of the nicest hotels in New Orleans. I'm never coming back to this place this is too scary this is crazy. But even before they knew the details one person after another missing aunt and happens. The violence is everywhere is as part of life it is what it is at work on bad. We got that back on too they probably says you know out of towners this job in the cities before over this whatever. And that's really was that that the overall attitude the attitude isn't that what church. And in that happens so wise. Man so I was just I'll have gone back. Guess our society has become numb. To a lot of the violence and I think part of it is the 24 hour news cycle and the way we yet news and events on our phones on computers etc. radios televisions everywhere. And we hear every day about another. Dramatic shooting somewhere. Think that maybe at some point it's too much drama in our lives and people are gone well. Yeah centrist thing but I arid areas it's well I'm gonna impact may so I just go on and that's the most of the people attacks as today it's 7870. It is what it is. One text message that it that it needs them but someone does that. Breaking the ranks with all the other text messages it's it is a big deal especially if you wanna raise children and a good environment where it's not acceptable. Act violently. Now the president says it's no it is New Orleans I expect nothing less well these weren't New Orleans. These were tourists. News started shooting each other. And it got a timer once started shooting another and it's not himself edited dollar entered the Ninth Ward shooting last night and made him perhaps and then another tragedy but. I don't know how much people are affected by one tragedy after an it's too much tragedy too much drama and they hear about all of itself. OK well we'll continue this discussion that we'll talk yeah but when he minutes more prisoners Chris Miller joins us birthday it's wolves at Charles parish today as well crystal tells about that. And now. Oh god let's go live and direct to the pinpoint forecast senate they do it more demanding. This meteorologist Laura but now. Lovely lady in red this morning that's right bright and early Monday Wright's time and get out is it not work it back to school again for more kids should never went more well thank you for wearing red lit us up on Monday morning. Apple up the red miniskirt that again own a hot day. Read miniskirts in T all right and today will be Phelan and be hot again humid again and. It's gonna be all be about along with a slight rain chance this afternoon scattered downpours around today but it really more than heat 93 this afternoon and it. Still pretty humid so pretty muggy out there but we do change a little bit tomorrow on. Yeah he does a better rain chances are right tomorrow wait a week little frontal boundary is gonna try him in the area and so. It's actually keep wearing chances up with that for Tuesday and Tuesday night more vessels either rain tomorrow and a few storms could be heavies in heavy downpours possible okay so we got what 60% chance or random it's the act is up from thirty today to sixty tomorrow and with slightly drier air right you know whence they make hip keep kind of a little from thunderstorms and drop it down about 40%. When we're when you sense lightly drive you know probably more so models they may be over the weekend we're showing a dry front maybe not so much that. It's a dry fry exactly don't feel better. Well it depends on where you are we South Hadley says you know we do not lighted as noticeable here but bush were areas will likely notice that dry your era when it's all right nothing going on in the tropics now you know there's a wave way out in the ethnic it just came across the coast of Africa and it pushed off shores we have a long time to watch it and have to get through a lot of dry year and that fit otherwise golf corporate and western Atlantic all of Mary why. Like it I love it I want some more of an out take heed and humidity is on as we don't have her not gonna complain too much about the summer weather on its hurricane free unhappy man. At that. If you heard about this police this bank robber in New York the police are looking for players at different. Every robbery. He hit a different baseball no well he wore a baseball cap one's he wears a cowboy hat. One of them looks like a ladies had one of almost like you may be a Mexican had another look like it may be. I don't even know what it is like a wrestling match. He would have one of our and a sombrero edge history he wears a different hats every robbery happening in content that well qualities there. They stayed dons a range of wacky head pieces as he commits. Bank robberies over the course of the past two and a half month they've got pictures here of at least six different robberies he's committed with different acts. Oh. At least he's making it interesting yeah and yeah. I would think though now anybody come to a kind of a random pat you're I mean it's they're gonna catch. You know yanks on walks in with a QB that you think that says suddenly become suspicious right. Ago who. Public not just a case that's the guy like I think maybe his plan was too weird different hats and he couldn't be spotted and now like he may have done the opposite. A fact there yet won both got a wig gets hats he announced Yankee so outlandish that now people are just waiting to see what he's gonna we're back yes so now maybe it leads to was captured he keeps it up. I hadn't thought about that that's a good point and that person you Wear hats do. I Wear I Wear a lot of baseball cap space spot it was when you run in when you're continues yet on the beach you know where it had tickets to Wear a lot of hats off but I don't baseball can't get on having them whereas I don't have any likes he. A win like it was the happy sun hats when you go to the beach up elegantly colonists sombrero audience and not a baseball. Right I have nothing sun hats for the beach and then you know at around town not an act ties when a duck in and out of place then and having that. And I went slightly conceal your eye out. These so you don't usually opted out they are all the and usually it's it's. Now I can't be heard yet now she be wearing makeup of that repairs are pretty rough yet that it must not be there. I usually throw that line up at the jam are powered baseball cap every now that I wanted to be a cat person I've got to ask you hats like when I'm traveling. You know like different hats and this is where and I think others that look cool but that I can never find a reason to where it doesn't feel right at my kids think it's funny to them but got to I don't have kids thankfully I don't want to be though you know that at Sony could Wear you know lake. I'm half French or a Greek fisherman's. We're. He had the special tight abroad that the only that but to cool but maybe he had he would be if it takes a special person like Pratt had to Wear a wreck I'm no. Understood thank you Oprah advocate Monday but now live in direct from the pin point forecast that. I'm 51 let's at a Steve Geller in West Virginia for Schwartz. Good morning and happy Monday folks this is the final week of saints camp at the Greenbrier at the team comes back home right before Friday's pre season game against the tight ends of the KG came Bobby Hebert knows that the coaching staff is gonna wanna see improvement this coming gain in a key area from their first contest in Saint Louis. I think goes straight then Rob Ryan looked at the point it is an ability that I'll sell it to create turnovers Gerald Warren know it. Mussina that brags that a couple of nice interceptions and he missed one where you got to catch that defensive tackle Jonathan Jenkins has come off the physically unable to perform list as he's been working his way back since having pectoral surgery back coach on page not what's next for jenkins' short term wise it's just get him up speed so we feel like he's ready to play the game and strong enough in the area that he injured checking in on NFC south rivals the Carolina Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart has finally recovered from me late July hamstring injury and practice for the first time since training camp opened meanwhile quarterback Cam Newton and running back DeAngelo Williams also practiced and will play in the team's second pre season game the LSU football team held its media day we got to hear from both Anthony Jennings and Brandon Harris for the first time as the tour competing for the starting quarterback job this season true freshman Brandon Harris says that the learning process has been a big slap in the face. You don't realize how much football you don't know until you get to a campus like this. And I'm just continuing to develop and get to the stage ready to be that there's a lot of folks thought if you have to know a couple of the big stage like Phil issue. Rory McIlroy won his second straight major championship and fourth of his young career rallying on the back nine in the PGA championship McIlroy shot three under par in the final round beating Phil Mickelson by one stroke and finishing at sixteen under par and Eric Gordon tells basketball insiders dot com that he expects the pelicans come make the playoffs this year if everyone stays healthy Gordon is still just 25 years old but his only injury history has limited him to just play in a hundred in six games the last three years since coming to New Orleans today up four on sports talk hear from Sean Payton and players following today's practice plus what adjustments to the saints need to make after their first pre season game from saints camp in West Virginia Steve Geller WW wells. Awards they've gone New Orleans Steve Geller West Virginia the saints coming off of Friday's pre season win. Have a lot to work out what do you see him focusing on this week in practice as they get ready to come home to face the titans in the dome. Old in my three areas of improvement are turnovers. They stress that all camp and didn't create any. Against the rams hopefully against the titans in the superdome that'll be a different story. Also stopping the Ron. Saint Louis had pretty good success on the ground averaging four point seven yards per carry against the saints defense and another one to shore that up. As well as up penalties there were ten penalties for the saints for a 104 yards in the game card to be expected go to first pre season game. Dust in the rust awful little right there so and leave that number. Goes down again buckle down most of the backup supplying Syria and l.s that being carried by the running game for the saints and overall absolutely the execution thanks deal with such in fifteen minutes to the more sports here on WWL. There are ready numb to the violence one person text okay crazy happens everywhere sadly it doesn't worry me at all. What does Remy is what's ahead for the next four hours of fun tummy tuck has got that. Oh. My system warm up next and awards which a woman or thought but the saints and rams and knows openly and just plain old happy days they'd talk about it. Shootings drive by shooting apparently about it the whole family about reports. That act opens fires in. Now we'll talk about the latest on you rise in Israel Hamas. And also a time my parents actually. Colin their kids while driving. Causing the distraction Molly teenage and don't I don't use a bond when your driving cause I call you exactly and and more. More more more on Monday coming up on WW.