| The chefs at The Ruby Slipper in New Orleans supplied the shrimp and grits |
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Soledad was live from New Orleans on Starting Point July 6th as the show went on the road.
Viewers had the chance to join Soledad live from New Orleans during the Essence Music Festival as CNN was broadcasting from the Ruby Slipper Cafe at 200 Magazine Street from 6am local time.
Guests included comedian Jay Thomas, Singer/Actress Vanessa Williams, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-La.)
Viewers could have breakfast and watch the show! For these events, here is no RSVP necessary, and no ticket required. Just show up for a good time and some good conversation.