It’s nice that our very own Seven Nozzled Bloozer was chosen as the face of New Orleans in this article on the “The Top 12 American Boomtowns”. We feel the same way Bloomberg. 😀 Immodesty aside, this interesting article puts a number to the boom we’ve all witnessed since Katrina. Apparently, between 2007 and 2011, the big easy population grew by about 16%! Read the full Bloomberg article here.
“…About a dozen New Orleans residents dubbed themselves the Krewe de Seuss and marched with a wheeled contraption outfitted in fantastical purple and gold horns and drums formed of PVC pipe. Nate Garnache of New Orleans, dressed as Fox in Sox and playing a “seven-nozzled blueser,” said the krewe members, which he described as “hobbyist musicians,” had been thinking about building instruments from scratch and thought the Dr. Seuss aesthetic.
The Seven Nozzled Bloozer himself! View the full WWL Mardi Gras 2013 photo gallery here.
Attention all Yats in Hats, and Dats who say Who… I know where that Fox got his Socks at… Do you? Your gumbo’s not all that, so throw your roux in the rue. We really must demand that it have Green Eggs and Ham in it! That goes for Yertle the Turtle Soup too! Our Boom Band has booms and blams and blasterful beats. Krewe de Seuss is taking it.