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Join Soledad live from New Orleans on 'Starting Point' Friday, July 6th at 6amCT/7amET

We're taking "Starting Point with Soledad O'Brien" on the road, and you're invited to see the live broadcast.

Join Soledad live from New Orleans during the Essence Music Festival. "Starting Point" will be broadcasting from the Ruby Slipper Cafe at 200 Magazine Street this Friday, July 6th. Show starts at 6am local time (7am Eastern) so come early to snag a seat.

Guests from our live location include:

Comedian Jay Thomas
Singer/Actress Vanessa Williams
New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu
Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-La.)

Come by, have breakfast and watch the show!

No RSVP necessary, and no ticket required. Just show up for a good time and some good conversation.

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