The worst-kept secret in town this morning is the identity of the 2009 grand marshal of Endymion, which will be officially announced at a press conference at 10:30. (The Tiger Droppings blog also says the Endymion ball entertainment will be classic-rock radio staple REO Speedwagon, though we haven't confirmed that.)
His big national hit this summer, of course, was
"Sweet Home Alabama" "All Summer Long," but here's a look at the video that made him a Special Man in New Orleans:
"I've been to a lot of cities, all over this great land...New Orleans. It's one of the cleanest I've ever been to."