Our honeymoon in New Orleans earlier this year was too short.  I wish we could go back now for the Treme Creole Gumbo Festival going on right now.  The Treme is 200 years old this year.  When we were there, we had some perfect fried chicken at Dooky Chase’s, and then a tour of the Back Street Cultural Museum (along with about 50 kids in a summer camp).   I loved this musuem, as it was really a small house, full of hand-beaded Indian costumes used for Mardi Gras and other festivals where African American men dance and recite impromptu rhymes and compete with each other in tribes for who is most Indian.  It is a great example of the amazing confluence of cultural traditions and artistic…