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NOLADEEJ New Orleans Movie and TV Tours

NOLADEEJ goes to different places in and around New Orleans and sometimes to other cities & states. Abandoned Places, Roadside Attractions, Historical Spots, Cemeteries, Festivals & Events - he checks it out and graciously shares what he finds on Youtube and his Facebook & Instagram page. He's a connoisseur of beignets as well. Dropping a video tasting his favorite around the New Orleans area. I'm always delighted when he drops a new video on YouTube. And I consider him top notch at sharing his discoveries.  AREA51GALLERY was created with keeping our rich history in classic pop culture alive. And one of those ways is through the movies we grew up with and watch over and over. New Orleans Movie & TV Tours provides...

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Rocket's Top 5 Gay Bars In New Orleans LA

My personal history in the New Orleans gay scene goes back to 1990. Madonna's Vogue video was "giving us good life" on the drop down screen in Bourbon Pub Parade. I think the drama of the screen coming down was part of the fantasy. Shuttling back and forth to Cafe Lafitte's to perch up on the ledge to cut up and carry on with friends and the endless influx of men and their crew visiting the city. Here I have compiled my favorite and some top rated gay bars in New Orleans.  1. THE CAFE LAFITTE IN EXILE   901 Bourbon St As noted above I have history and fondness for "Lafitte's" as I call the bar. Lafitte's is also one of...

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Rocket's Top 5 Gayest The Golden Girls Moments

The Golden Girls originally aired from September 14, 1985, to May 9, 1992. We were riveted to the tube immediately recognizing the cultural impact even then the ladies would have on popular culture. A household of sassy middle-aged women, having relationships, wearing fashionable clothing (at the time, lol) and throwing sassy zingers left and right. Although many love them, the gay community embraced them and has for over 30+ years now. To this day I actually sleep with The Golden Girls on for they are comfort, they are nostalgia, they are legends. They are the best sellers in my gallery and I thank them for being my friend. Rocket's Top 5 Gayest The Golden Girls Moments -  1. Dorothy has a...

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Rocket's Top 5 Healthy Essentials For Men Over 50

Growing older is unavoidable and a blessing in its own right. How we get older however is up to each of us. I have assembled my tried and true healthy essentials I use often to better my health and wellness for men of all ages. Eat To Live - Not Live To Eat 1. C2O Pure Coconut Water 33.8oz 3.99   This suggestion is quite new for 2021 for me. Not all coconut waters are created equal. C2O Pure Coconut Water fuses a unique, full-flavor profile with all of the naturally occurring electrolytes. It's a great alternative to just water and I recommend the paper carton over the caned packaging.  2. Navitas Organics Raw Cacao Nibs 8oz 8.00   Cacao nibs are small pieces of crushed cacao...

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Café Du Monde The New Orleans Religion

If living or visiting New Orleans is the ethereal experience we believe it is. Café Du Monde is sanctuary and their coffee is our communion. The original coffee stand opened in 1862 in the French Market in New Orleans, Louisiana. Café Du Monde includes only dark-roasted coffee with chicory (served black or au lait), beignets, white and chocolate milk, hot chocolate, and fresh-squeezed orange juice. I lived originally in the city in the mid 90's (relocating back in spring 2022, to open my area51gallery) and there is simply no other place to immerse oneself for people watching than their covered patio. Café Du Monde's coffee, the horse drawn carriages hooves on cobblestones going by and the fragrance of fresh beignets with powdered sugar is the VooDoo they do to you. There's a...

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