~On board the bus will be a senior representative of the Army Corps of Engineers’ New Orleans District office, which oversaw the construction; a representative of the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East, which pairs with the state of Louisiana as local sponsor for the system; and Levees.org founder Sandy Rosenthal, a corps critic who has helped ensure the new system was built correctly. We’ll drive through several of the areas worst flooded when levees and floodwalls failed in the aftermath of Katrina.
A Conversation With Sandy Rosenthal, Founder of Levees.org ~The Atlantic
Pulitzer Worthy~Adtrastos, First Draft
~Editilla Whodatellas~ We shot this one with our phone! Behold my next jersey!
At one point Gleason looked directly at me. What a Saint!
~Hat Tweet @FletcherMackel ~RT @erster~PHOTO: unreal night, steve gleason gets SB44 ring,
~Aaaand yes, 'dat was yer Ho Ho Homble Editilla on the Jumbo Tron shakin'it fo' da Team! So lucky to occasionally get to see Our Boys in Our Sacredome. It puts me back together again...back in line, makes me feel at home, as if we will one fine day live here for realzies after taking soooo long to return to this city we all love
LSU Earns Respect After Defeating 3rd Top 25 Team In Four Games ~lasportsdude
~Hat Tweet @avesbabe
Floating Islands? Really?
Study is bad news for fish in spill
Feinberg ain’t no Santa Claus…
BREAKING: Self described King of Torts gets his ass kicked in California ~Slabbed
WHOA! Ingalls awarded $700m contract
Cleaning sweep on both shores of Lake Pontchartrain collects almost 8 tons of trash
Louisiana incomes grow as nation struggles~WWL
Spanish Fly~Blackened Out
Saturday Night’s Alright For Fighting:
Le Foret~He Said/She Said NOLA
RIP: Angel Miranda, founder of Lola’s ~Gambit ~Hat Tweet @HeSaidSheSaidNO
French Quarter noise ordinance raising a ruckus~"You can't blow a trumpet less than 85 decibels. If this thing was in effect years ago, we wouldn't have had Louis Armstrong and Al Hirt, because you couldn't can't [sic] with that," says Bourbon Street bar owner Earl Bernhardt.
~Hat Tweet @TheAbitaBeerBoo Monday. Focus on Wednesday. Free music w/Bonerama & ice-cold Abita Beer at Lafayette Square Wednesday after work
Photos & Video: Young Men Olympian Jr. Benevolent Association, Inc., 127th Annual Parade