Monday, December 12, 2011

A case against the Army Corps over Katrina flooding to be heard in court

~Hat Tweet the Pun~Whoa & Gawd Dayum! I love the fine print the Corps likes to stick in a city's ass! How will Dallas repay Corps $15 Mil?

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Drew Brees appears on Sesame Street this week

Occupy NOLA's chances for final court victory are slim, some legal experts say
~Also~Park regulations that got Occupiers evicted are little known and rarely enforced~Benjamin Leger, The Lens
~Update~City, #OccupyNOLA unable to reach settlement in morning Federal Court meeting~Gambit

Dakinikat's Monday Reads ~Sky Dancing

Louisiana exports jump 45 percent during first three quarters of 2011

Fracking raises issue of water regulation in Louisiana ~New Orleans City Business

After Katrina, A Log Cabin In An Unlikely Place ~NPR ~Gerald Brady's neighborhood in Arabi, La., was devastated by Katrina. It's still mostly empty lots and the few homes around are made of brick. Brady's house — a log cabin built on eight-foot-high concrete piers — stands out so much that tourists come around to take pictures. He fought hard to build the unlikely house of his dreams in a most unusual place.

"Holy grail" of gold coins sells for $7.4M in New Orleans! ~CBSNews

Wendell Pierce Rebuilds Green in NOLA

~Hat Tip~Triple Pundit

Tombs too colorful for some in Terrebonne

C.C. Lockwood photograph is chosen for commemorative Louisiana stamp

Judge denies new trial motion for tiger owner

Poppin' up in Memphis with Le Saispas Vintage ~Slow Southern Syle

Reveillon & the Rib Room~Blackened Out

~Hat Tweet~The Horn Doctor is in town til 4pm today repairing brass instruments for free! 2372 St. Claude. Thx to SweetHomeNola

Ani Difranco performs at Lusher Charter School ~Uptown Messenger

More Details About Coco Robicheaux's Second Line ~NOLA DEFENDER

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