Brian O' Nuanain

Brian O' Nuanain moved to Bossier City recently from Ireland. A former elementary teacher, he owns a company called "Across The Pond And Beyond Tours", which specializes in taking Americans to Europe on vacations. He also teaches adult-ed classes on Ireland, Scotland, France, and Italy. His commentaries, titled 'What Was I Thinking,' feature Brian’s wry observations and Irish insights on anything and everything. "What Was I Thinking" airs Thursday morning at 7:35 a.m.  You can contact Brian by email at brian@acrossthepondandbeyond.com  

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7:45 am
Thu December 18, 2014

What Was I Thinking for December 18, 2014

Brian O'Nuanain

Originally published on Sun December 21, 2014 9:10 pm

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain shares his joy over a recent trip to Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches. 


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7:45 am
Thu December 11, 2014

What Was I Thinking for December 11, 2014

Brian O'Nuanain

Originally published on Wed December 17, 2014 9:48 am

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain is here once again, and this morning he lends a little support to women feeling comfortable in their own skin. 

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9:22 am
Thu December 4, 2014

What Was I Thinking for December 4, 2014

Brian O'Nuanain

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain has had his share of vices, but kicking cigarettes was a real struggle. If he were in charge cigarettes would be banned. 

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9:10 am
Thu November 20, 2014

What Was I Thinking for November 20, 2014

Brian O'Nuanain

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain takes a look inside a friendship house this week. These have become beacons of home in our community, turning around blighted areas of Shreveport-Bossier. 

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11:46 am
Thu November 13, 2014

What Was I Thinking for November 13, 2014

Brian O'Nuanain

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain is feeling a bit jaded by being self employed since a dishonest client got the best of him. 

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7:35 am
Thu November 6, 2014

What Was I Thinking for November 6, 2014

Brian "The Designated Driver" O'Nuanain

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain continues his post travels diet and shares with us a passage or two from his sobriety diary.

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7:36 am
Thu October 30, 2014

What Was I Thinking for October 30, 2014

Brian O'Nuanain

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain laments the passing of Christopher Hitchens in 2011, and loss of a potent and controversial intellectual force. 

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7:35 am
Thu October 23, 2014

What Was I Thinking for October 23, 2014

Signor Brian O'Nuanain

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain takes on learning a new language this week with a useful and low cost approach that works wonders for him.

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7:35 am
Thu October 16, 2014

What Was I Thinking for October 16, 2014

Brian O'Nuanain

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain has an unmistakable voice here in the deep south and finds his "voice" sometimes precedes him.

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7:36 am
Thu September 11, 2014

What Was I Thinking for September 11, 2014

Brian O'Nuanain

Originally published on Wed September 17, 2014 12:33 pm

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain ponders the logic at the checkout line and bemoans the trip back to the car.

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