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Tuesday, September 13, 2005
"On the Bridge"
Waiting for rescue. Photo by Burk Foster.
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What I have been looking at lately
Cat with plastic heron.
Where did you go, cat?
Usually ticked off about something. Likes coffee. Takes pictures.
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da po' blog
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Make Levees Not War
Mollylea Drive 70815
Not Right About Anything
People Get Ready
T. and Sympathy
The Wayward Episcopalian
Third Battle of N. O.
Your Right Hand Thief
My Neighbor's Flag after Rita.
The Onion's FEMA tips.
Well, at least some real estate agents are doing w...
Cameron is Gone.
Very Interesting Theory on the Delay Indictment
Operation Blue Roof or Operation Red Ink?
Back to Normal for Some in N.O.
Help fund the billboard.
This is, no kidding, how requests for assistance a...
Newsweek issues a correction.
Who will rebuild if all the builders are gone?
More on Gulf Coast Unemployment Benefits -- $5044 ...
Blanco adds up the costs: 375,000 jobless in Louis...
There's a grim joke in this picture.
Some of the Records of the Evacuees
Inside the Dome
Donated Crutches and Walkers.
Tuesday: Cajundome awaits retrun of evacuees
Evacuees return after second evacuation.
This may be the most chilling story out of New Orl...
Chief Compass didn't quit. He was fired.
Blanco v. Brown. Oh, come on Kathleen, call him w...
The White HOuse Blocks Aid to All Victims: Doesn'...
Oil Companies more compassionate than FEMA?
Jefferson v. Brown. Who has the facts?
If you didn't get high winds, you get no help. So...
A Tale of Two Plans
MSNBC: Big BIG News-- Delay Indicted.
Not only is Brown an Asshole, He's a Liar as well....
AP: Astounding! Texas getting the same FEBAR treat...
Brown: both an unrepentant idiot AND an asshole.
CBS: N.O. police chief resigns.
Reuters: You DID expect this, didn't you?
DKos: Late night Bush Hurricane jokes/
WSJ: Has the Nooner turned on Bush?
Did Bush break the law? Duh!
USA Today: No-bid contracts invite waste & fraud.
High-flying Bush calls for energy conservation.
Advocate: Lucky Louisiana
Advocate: A nice title for this operation
At the Cajundome
Look who's pointing fingers -- thumbs actually.
WWL: Now can we please start the Blame Game?
Some Dry Run, Governor Perry.
Mr. Bush: Save gas; don't get in the way. (CBS)
CBS: Incompetent Mike Brown hired back as consulta...
CNN: Couvillion on FEMA
Nation: What are mercenaries doing in New Orleans?...
Times Picayune: Most of the stories about mayhem i...
NYT: More no bid contracts for Bush's friends -- K...
This blogging is HAAAARD!
Beaumont Enterprise: Four days later, still waitin...
MSNBC: Tim Russert gets his clock cleaned by Aaron...
Newsweek: Any lessons?
Cameron takes another hit.
Why so much help with Rita? And none for Katrina?
Blanco wants 'recovery corps'
Lafayette gets $8.2M for Katrina relief efforts
Tracking the Damage
Latest on Hurricane Rita
SW La bears the worst of Hurricane Rita's lashing ...
3:00 in Lafayette
Early afternoon in Houma
Some flooding in N.O
Morning in Lafayette
Jams on I-10 east out of Houston
Two cardinals covered up child abuse.
How will we pay for Katrina? And Rita, I guess.
Rita is edging more toward Louisiana.
Defective, poorly built or designed levees respons...
Update on KATRINA'S DEATH TOLL
Another FEMA FEBAR: sending ice to Gloucester, Mas...
Coleridge: "Fears in Solitude," 1798
Cafferty on CNN: "The public is not buying it any ...
Chances are that N.O. will be safe to return to.
NO to be ground zero for right wing experiments.
Rita the hurricane reprise.
Cajundome waiting for FEMA check.
Oil companies evacuate. Oil prices jump.
Brits' relief food to be burned.
Whaddya know! Democrats show some moxie.
When will Democrats find their voice?
Left behind. The least of these.
Images of Katrina
Oh, no. THIS is the Quote of the Week
The Onion strikes again.
Quote of the Week
Rita strengthens; Louisiana now in cone
Bush in trouble: Ratings fall after speech
Gentilly update -- another first hand account
Three weeks and LAs death toll is set at 646
The destruction -- a first hand account
CNN: FEMA is FEBAR
Rebuilding New Orleans will be complex and costly
Who's Who in the post-Katrina recovery
FEMA proposed timeline
“Cut unnecessary spending?”
Vitter's email. Sabotage?
A Potemkin New Orleans
Bush proposals will split Republican party.
New Orleans Bowl may move to Lafayette
Blanco: ex-FEMA Brown wrong wrong wrong.
Last night's speech
The hell inside the Convention Center.
Super-Computing Accountability Preventition Engine...
Please! No more toxic gumbo!
The US, not just New Orleans, is the victim of thi...
Is your vote at risk?
Attn: Lafayette Saints fans.
Ambitious plans for reconstruction.
Nagin sets schecule for return.
Most partisan man in Washington to be in charge of...
LUS wins at PSC; Fiber to the home will happen!,
If you live in New Orleans
The Quarter to reopen Monday. Death count: 474
This seems like a big mistake, Kathleen.
Lafayette firm to survey underwater damage.
David Brooks, Conservative, says that Bush lies.
Josh Marshall makes the point. Restoration Money w...
David Vitter voted against independent commission ...
Americans want to see New Orleans rebuilt, willing...
Well, at least we know somebody was on top of the ...
Bush continues to see his base erode.
Why not an independent commission. Are we afraid ...
The picture is everywhere on the web; why not here...
Robertson needs his meds.
Insurance tops income from minimum wage.
Dolphins came back home.
Some are heading home already.
Bush puts Blanco on hold, But calls Barbour to see...
Back home on Monday?
A fine story about the Times Picayune's reporters...
MR. Go should go.
What happened to the Red Cross?
Early warnings don't seem to have any effect on th...
They fired the wrong man.
HUH???? Somebody got this one really really wrong....
Get this -- From ESPN
The Return may begin within weeks.
"On the Bridge"
Keep on truckin'
Signs of renewal in New Orleans
"They were warned repeatedly"--Negligent homicide
Only words. Mere wind.
Congressional Research Service Says Blanco Made Ti...
"We didn't expect any breaches." Again!!!!
The plan for New Orleans: Still in Los Angeles
New Orleans is Busted
The Post has another article this morning about th...
Peter King on Haslett and Wuerffel
Jagger denounces Blair over Iraq
Lots of Money = Big Temptations.
Plans for temporary housing for evacuees.
How did I miss this? Good News!!!
Limbaugh Lies: So what else is new?
CNN's Malveaux tries to prettify Bush's horrible p...
Why are Blackwater Mercenaries in New Orleans?
Word on Nagin: He has a lot to answer for.
Dan Froomkin: Now they tell us.
Well, I guess a man can't know everything.
And throw in a side order of mammies too.
Euthanasia in New Orleans?
Not Waving but Drowning.
On the Bridge: A first hand account.
Response to Katrina emblematic of the whole execut...
Draining New Orleans going well. Guard heroism.
Gatemouth Brown is gone
Saints over Panthers: I needed that.
Newsweek: "How Bush Blew It"
Lafayette's Cingular customers get 25% discount fo...
Vioxx trial may move to Lafayette.
Appication for $1.4 billion housing grant.
Police hindering rescue efforts?
NO firm relocates to Lafayette
Australian Red Cross Volunteer in Rayne
This is really scary.
Times Picayune is reacting wonderfully.
Harry Lee "Open the Wall-Mart, NOW!"
I used to think Nagin was a good guy.
NY and LA -- there's always been a special relatio...
New Orleans through the eyes of someone who lives ...
Lafayette absorbs evacuees into schools.
Lafayette Local Criticizes Church Response
Headlines from My Local Paper. The Lafayette Adver...
Bush friends clean up.
Gretna in the NYTIMES
This is a terrific post. Read it all.
FEBAR: the perfect name for this screwup
He walked from NO to BR.
More breaking news from tne Onion
How dirty is that water? Answer: Very.
Al Gore: How will this be spun by the wingers?
The drug addict strikes again.
From my email this morning.
CNN beats ban. Where were the other media?
Earth to FEMA: Germany is an ally.
38% at Newsweek.
Our dead better than your dead?
Says it all.
Distribution of evacuees
So Iraq was a factor after all..
Yeah! Right! And fire his boss too!
We need to educate some Americans about this flood...
Wrestling with the White House. Blanco's Side of ...
FEMA "Cleans up"
Richard Baker makes a private slip
Thanks, Mary, for firing back.
Where was help? Homeland Security wouldn't let it...
Cheney: No new taxes needed to finance Katrina rep...
Aaron Neville on Larry King
As the floodwaters recede and the search for the d...
Today - 8 Sept 2005
New Orleans begins collecting Katrina's victims
FEMA approved Looters
Newsweek: Wrong Priorities
"Team Hate America"
This is the picture that FEMA doesn't want you to ...
Sound of Chickens Coming Home to Roost
Headlines from the Times Picayune
More Images FEMA does not want you to see.
Conservative Novak Blasts Chertoff et al.
Who KNOWS where Ophelia is headed?
In Defense of Nagin: Busses.
A Question for the Press to Ask
Aaron Broussard is the Genius of Soundbites.
The Blame Game -- No. The Shame Game!!
Second try: This is what FEMA doesn't want you to ...
David Tyree is ill -- His WWL radio listeners may ...
Saints -- no, really, saints.
Evacuees helping others
Americans Know Incompetance when They See It.
Stupid asshole. GOP Rep. wants to cut off aid to L...
No question any more: Press Blackout
On Blanco and the state of emergency: Stifle the ...
Before Katrina, Why did Bush issue orders to FEMA ...
Olbermann: "Are we living in separate, parallel un...
Howard Dean Defines the Question
"Save Your Receipts"
Shoot the Messenger?
Fresh Onion News
Katrina and Louisiana Politics
Back in the USSR
FEMA stands in the way of recovery efforts.
The consequences of Katrina were no accident.
The Press finally wakes up.
Orleans teachers to be paid.
"Oblivious, in denial, dangerous."
Now that the Lake has destroyed the City, the City...
This is what the Bush administration doesn't want ...
Welcome Southern Decadence.
Latest Hurricane does not appear to threaten LA.
Conservative Flacks Lying about Nagin, TOO.
Turning the water back on.
Is this true?
Water is on; five pumping stations on line
White House Lies About Blanco on MSNBC
Like Iraq: No photos of the dead.
More bureaucratic follies: human life comes secon...
One consequence of Katrina-- Oil at $100
Now we know
An evacuation plan that only works for 10 percent ...
Plans were known to be inadequate a year ago, afte...
July 24, 2005 Poor to fend for themselves; Church ...
My scattered end of day thoughts.
Fire Mike Brown Now!
Note to Hastert: New Orleans is a port. Ohio coul...
Tough times in the White House Press Briefing Room...
"Stuck in Atlanta drinking beer."
Attention: Evacuees with Macs or Linux
NYT: Rove's strategy
Nate not a Threat
Why are they covering this up? They should be pro...
This headline says it all.
Blanco and Soledad
Two more Katrinas possible
Wash Post, Newsweek snookered by "anonymous source...
Offers of help this morning
Three college sophomores in a Hyndai
Whose fault? Probably not Blanco's
Oh yeah, just the man for the job
No further comment needed
Just what New Orleans Needs, Another Dennis Haster...
More horrors from the Superdome
Halliburton uber alles.
It's much bigger than Katrina: Peak Oil.
Grounds for impeachment?
It could not possibly get more awful than this.
Honore was a photo op?
From an email this AM
Bush Says Umbrella Working "Just Fine" "Preside...
George is as George does
NOAA Satellite Photos
"Escape From the Big Easy"
Well, at least gas is cheap there now.
Score one for John Breaux
Be chastised, ye praisers of the Big Easy
Yeah, right, George. Kathleen just didn't declare...
How are 9/11 and Kartina related?
Has this incompetence no end?
Posse Comitatus? or just an excuse for dithering.
"ut a seemingly bottomless capacity for churlish, ...
Superdome to be pulled down?
My first correction.
Anne Rice is Steaming.
The power of repetiton . . .
First Jose, then Maria . . .
Comments From Usenet
ESPN says Saints to go 8-8
A Really Good Move
Do they think they are fighting terrorists?
With a Mother Like This . . .
Katrina: Working at the CajunDome