Protests force Corps of Engineers to overhaul hurricane protection contracts~Sheila Grissett
Just a reminder: This website is still hot with news and extra showings.
Igor is now Cat 4
~wxchannel #Hurricane #Igor now has max. sustained winds of 140 mph. Could be the first Cat. 5 in 3 years soon. Models: http://wxch.nl/bWgwlG
New wave of oil comes ashore west of Mississippi River~Bob Marshal
~Loyola law school symposium to focus on BP oil spill in Gulf of Mexico
~Louisiana politicians unite behind using BP money for coastal restoration
Is our local "Levees.org" copyrighted?
~Editilla crowtellas~ After following the group linked above for over a year now, and discovering that their contracted stakeholder is FEMA/NFIP, this seems like a valid question to me.
2010 New Orleans Saints Odds and Ends ~Canal Street Chronicles
Property insurance assessments sitting unclaimed~Louisiana Weekly
Will Jindal endorse Vitter?
Who cares?~James Gill
New and Old Media in Post-Katrina New Orleans~On The Media
~Editilla Notellas~ Not only is this a Very good treatment, they have a picture of The Lens on the page!
Mother Jones’ move into social media ~Socialbrite
Louisiana Writers' Associations
A Well Raised Southern Girl Always Says Her Thank You’s ~NOLAFemmes
Sunday Funnies~Citizen K
YMO Jr. 126th Anniversary Parade Today at 1pm~Red Cotton, Gambit
This Machine Surrounds Hate…
~Robert Frost's Banjo
Gonzo on September 12, 2001
Cooking made us Human?
Changing Course in the Gulf: Bad Lessons in Money and Politics Pt. 2 – Bobby Jindal, Sand Berms and the Shaw Group
Orange Beach pulling EMS staff from BP sites because 'BP won't pay their bills,' mayor says~AL.com
~Tired of waiting for millions in lost tax revenue and expense claims, Orange Beach officials are packing up staff and medical equipment and moving out of BP PLC contractor work sites on Monday, Mayor Tony Kennon said Saturday.
"We’re going to pull out all of our firemen and paramedics because BP won’t pay their bills,” Kennon said. “We have a multibillion-dollar, multinational corp having a town of 5,000 people in Alabama front the money for their emergency medical response, and I’m tired of it. We’re not going to do it anymore."
~GulfOilCleanup Ixtoc spill still contaminates coastlines; is that northern Gulf's fate? http://bit.ly/aUlMQM #oilspill
Oil Spill Dispersants: Efficacy and Effects (2005)
~Speaktruthnow1 More Truth on Corexit: Why lower ppm is more dangerous than high ppm http://t.co/u83YKEq @Speaktruthnow1 #corexit #oilspill
~Libertana Monsanto EVP and Nalco (Corexit) Director are the same person http://bit.ly/d3Xlvk #monsanto #evil #corexit #boycottbp #bpoilspill #bp #oil
~Joan still has the chops and is touring!