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September 23, 2005

Glub, Glub

That would be breaking news in New Orleans.

Dozens of blocks in New Orleans now under water. Details to come

UPDATE: If only more people were like this guy...
Glynn Stevenson, who swam out of his New Orleans house with belongings taped to his body, had just gotten settled into a trailer provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency when the call came for him to uproot again.

It’s nothing to get mad about,” he said. “Just keep a cool attitude and help your brothers.

Don't get mad. Help somebody. What a concept.

Posted by tree hugging sister at September 23, 2005 10:54 AM


As for those who refuse to leave, Gov. Kathleen Blanco advised: “Perhaps they should write their Social Security numbers on their arms with indelible ink.”

Smartest thing that woman's ever said.

Posted by: Cullen at September 23, 2005 11:14 AM

Perhaps she should write her duties as Gov on her arm in the same fashion.

Posted by: Mr. Bingley at September 23, 2005 12:37 PM

OOOh!! She could pretend she's calling plays, like, Peyton Manning or something!

Posted by: tree hugging sister at September 23, 2005 12:47 PM

Well, since it's Louisiana, it would be Archie Manning, but yeah.

Man, Archie Manning could play football.

Posted by: Cullen at September 23, 2005 02:21 PM

I think Ms. Blanco is more like Cooper - permanently injured, unable to play.

Posted by: Nightfly at September 23, 2005 03:43 PM