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Demi Lovato Lady Gaga Glamorize Eating Disorder
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Demi Lovato Accuses Lady Gaga of Glamorizing Eating Disorders

Lady Gaga's controversial SXSW performance, which saw her being vomited on by a performance artist while performing 'Swine,' has drawn its fair share of criticism. Demi Lovato, who is the de facto spokeswoman for the issues that affect our youth, took to Twitter to accuse Gaga of glamorizing eating disorders with her antics and behavior.

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Cajuns Take Care of UTA, Head to Sun Belt Semifinals

Rimmer, Mbamalu, Long lead the way as the Cajuns head to a meeting with WKU

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Patty in the Parc
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Patty in the Parc: Everything You Need to Know

HEADS UP! The following is to answer a lot of Frequently Asked Questions:
GENERAL INFORMATION
Patty in the Parc is proudly sponsored by Jameson Irish Whiskey and presented by Hampton Toyota. Additional Patty sponsors include Cajun Market Donut Company, The Lazy Leprechaun, Legends Downtown & Annex, Marley's Sports Bar, Schlotzsky's Lafayette (both locations).

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Backstreet Boys
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The Backstreet Boys Are Back Together And Touring

Yes! You heard right! The Backstreet Boys are back at it again!

I was a HUGE Backstreet Boys fan, which probably tells everyone just how young I am. I hope that I can get a chance to catch one of there performances during the In A World Like This tour

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Joseph Lee Simien Sr, photo courtesy of the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office
Joseph Lee Simien Sr, photo courtesy of the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office
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Search Is On For Missing Elderly Man In St. Landry Parish

Police are asking anyone with information about the whereabouts of Mr. Simien to call the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office at 948-6516 or St. Landry Crime Stoppers at 948-TIPS.

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Youngsville Sports Complex Gets 2 New Sponsors

Mayor Wilson Viator says the city will begin purchasing items such as pitching mounds, portable fencing and soccer goals.

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Lorde Reveals Why She Turned Down Katy Perry Tour

When Lorde called in to Australia's 'Kyle & Jackie O. Show' last week, she did more than just craft the perfect retort to the hosts' implication that she was in a lesbian relationship with Taylor Swift. The 'Royals' phenomenon also revealed why she turned down the opportunity to open for Katy Perry on the 'Dark Horse' singer's upcoming tour.

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Young Woman in Pain.
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FDA Approves New Hope For Migraine Sufferers

I don't get migraines, but several friends tell me they're ten kinds of Hell, and nothing seems to help. There's new hope. The Associated Press reports, the FDA has approved a new device to help prevent the misery of migraines.

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Pope Francis
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Pope Francis Invited To Address Congress

A new Pope has completed his first year, and has called for healing and unity. Pope Francis has cultivated an image of open mindedness, and accessibility. He appears to have established himself as a man of the people.

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Led Zeppelin
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Big News From Led Zeppelin!

A few years ago, during a TV interview, I was asked, "What kinds of music do you like to listen to?" I laughed & replied, "music I don't play on the radio!" The interviewer looked stunned, so I went on to clarify. I'm very proud of the work we do here at 99.9 KTDY, and feel that we play great music. I'm proud to say I'm the music director here. That being said, it's not the ONLY great music out there. I enjoy country, Jazz, Reggae, African music, and, of course, Rock 'n Roll.

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Two Dead, 23 Injured by Driver at SXSW

UPDATE: Local news outlet Statesman reports the alleged driver is 21-year-old Rashad Charjuan Owens.

Tragedy has befallen SXSW, the music industry's biggest event, currently taking place in Austin, Texas. A driver plowed into a crowd of people outside the Mohawk venue, where rapper Tyler, The Creator was performing as part of the Vans showcase on late Wednesday night (March 12), killing two and injuring 23 more, sending them to the hospital.

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internet
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Happy 25th Birthday To The Internet!

We use the internet to send electronic mail, pay bills, get our news and purchase almost anything we want.
People can visit a virtually limitless number of websites to obtain a vast amount of information. Data has become the "cash crop" of the 21st century. Corporate entities are constantly searching for new ways to grow, and monetize databases.
Social media enables users to reconnect with people they haven't seen in decades... That may not always be a good thing...

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