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Divine Discontent Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-27-08 02:33 PM
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20. and PS
there's no global warming... no. none. :sarcasm:
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  -Gustav May Rival Katrina as It Advances Toward Gulf of Mexico Purveyor  Aug-27-08 11:41 AM   #0 
  - Oh, no!  AirmensMom   Aug-27-08 11:49 AM   #1 
  - Looks like Mississippi is going to take another direct hit too.  Justyce   Aug-27-08 11:58 AM   #2 
  - According to your bloomberg link, Katrina was only 3 when it hit land  Kittycat   Aug-27-08 12:02 PM   #3 
  - Yes it was.  geomon666   Aug-27-08 12:06 PM   #5 
  - But it was pushing the Cat. 5 storm surge it had generated in the Gulf  loindelrio   Aug-27-08 01:17 PM   #10 
  - Actually, Katrina was a strong 4 when it *first* hit land  KamaAina   Aug-27-08 01:47 PM   #12 
  - The angle that Katrina hit with amplified the wave impact. There are also far less  ElectricGrid   Aug-27-08 01:53 PM   #13 
  - K was a strong Cat 3 when it hit Buras, pushing a Cat 5 storm surge as the post pointed out above.  Brotherjohn   Aug-27-08 03:40 PM   #32 
     - i heard cat 4 at buras (buras was utterly destroyed)  pitohui   Aug-27-08 11:11 PM   #50 
  - The problem with Katrina was not so much the hurricane itself  LynneSin   Aug-27-08 03:45 PM   #34 
  - katrina was a cat 3 at new orleans so the levees were not up to spec  pitohui   Aug-27-08 11:21 PM   #51 
  - Katrina was a cat 3 at landfall.  RL3AO   Aug-28-08 05:58 PM   #111 
  - People in the gulf you need to listen.  geomon666   Aug-27-08 12:04 PM   #4 
  - I wonder if...  ImForGore   Aug-27-08 12:07 PM   #6 
  - If we'll recall  RedLetterRev   Aug-27-08 02:45 PM   #22 
     - And I remember all the private boats off Florida that were ready to go  yardwork   Aug-27-08 03:49 PM   #37 
     - RE: the repuke government doesn't give a damn  ImForGore   Aug-27-08 10:48 PM   #49 
        - I totally agree nt  MaryEllen37   Aug-28-08 11:48 AM   #93 
  - While I feel sorry for the people in the path of the hurricane  cosmicone   Aug-28-08 04:25 PM   #108 
  - mods we need a disaster forum or something  Baclava   Aug-27-08 12:09 PM   #7 
  - Link to Hurricane Survivor' forum (damn, was hoping we done with it)  uppityperson   Aug-27-08 03:04 PM   #25 
  - We tried to get one started before....  AnneD   Aug-27-08 03:48 PM   #36 
  - This is exactly why  awoke_in_2003   Aug-27-08 12:12 PM   #8 
  - You are inadvertently correct.  twiceshy   Aug-27-08 03:03 PM   #24 
  - Something else is just like Katrina:  phantom power   Aug-27-08 12:18 PM   #9 
  - Now THAT....  AnneD   Aug-27-08 03:53 PM   #38 
  - kicking.  yardwork   Aug-27-08 01:20 PM   #11 
  - Five day tracking Take care folks. Don't try to ride it out.  alfredo   Aug-27-08 02:07 PM   #14 
  - Oh man...  bicentennial_baby   Aug-27-08 02:20 PM   #17 
  - Yikes ...  humbled_opinion   Aug-27-08 02:14 PM   #15 
  - They may be losing Bobby Jindal  starroute   Aug-27-08 03:36 PM   #30 
     - Damn.  Kool Kitty   Aug-28-08 11:26 AM   #91 
  - Hang on to your wallets  Wednesdays   Aug-27-08 02:14 PM   #16 
  - Back in 1977 I worked at Mobil Oil's Buffalo refinery during a  hedgehog   Aug-27-08 02:41 PM   #21 
     - Shhh, that's a secret  Changenow   Aug-27-08 02:50 PM   #23 
        - They also neglect to mention they are exporting refined gasoline to Mexico and China.  denverbill   Aug-27-08 04:04 PM   #41 
  - While Katrinas winds and rain were bad, it was really the breaking of the levees  Dover   Aug-27-08 02:32 PM   #18 
  - That is true. However....  geomon666   Aug-27-08 03:23 PM   #27 
  - The damage along the MS coast was worse than Camille  wxmike   Aug-27-08 04:08 PM   #42 
  - it has the ominous feeling... I hope I'm wrong  themartyred   Aug-27-08 02:33 PM   #19 
  - and PS  themartyred   Aug-27-08 02:33 PM   #20 
  - I have a friend in Baton Rouge  JonLP24   Aug-27-08 03:21 PM   #26 
  - My cousin in NOLA  leftynyc   Aug-27-08 03:43 PM   #33 
  - Even with a direct hit Baton Rouge will likely have  Ex Lurker   Aug-27-08 03:58 PM   #40 
     - Wasn't sure how far north Baton Rouge is  JonLP24   Aug-27-08 04:22 PM   #47 
  - If it has to hit us, I hope it takes out some oil rigs on the way.  Phoonzang   Aug-27-08 03:29 PM   #28 
  - Our fearless leader should head down there now.  onehandle   Aug-27-08 03:32 PM   #29 
  - Well we know Obama will be there along with the rest of our great leaders  LynneSin   Aug-27-08 03:46 PM   #35 
  - Jesus, he should stay away! KEEP THE ROADS OPEN. (nt)  SteveM   Aug-27-08 04:08 PM   #43 
  - Oh good, another chance...  Limelight   Aug-27-08 03:39 PM   #31 
  - We saw the first over $4 per gallon gas right after Katrina  benld74   Aug-27-08 03:54 PM   #39 
  - Damn- this doesn't look good!  Kajsa   Aug-27-08 04:09 PM   #44 
  - well it's 6 days out and Katrina was a very unusual hurricane  wxmike   Aug-27-08 04:14 PM   #45 
  - We had 2 more storms that rivaled Katrina in 2005  lastliberalintexas   Aug-28-08 10:43 AM   #86 
  - Is it time for ANOTHER Bush vacation already?  Wizard777   Aug-27-08 04:17 PM   #46 
  - Another once-in-almost-500-years hurricane just three years later?  indepat   Aug-27-08 04:23 PM   #48 
  - How is it once in 500 years when we had 3 in 2005 alone?  lastliberalintexas   Aug-28-08 10:47 AM   #87 
     - Yeah it was bad.  geomon666   Aug-28-08 11:33 AM   #92 
     - Was wondering that myself having lived in New Orleans at the time of Betsy  indepat   Aug-28-08 05:06 PM   #110 
  - Fear for weekend in gulf...Major hurricane tracks to N.O. on eve of GOP convention  Liberty Belle   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #52 
  - Didn't they pray for rain  LeighAnn   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #53 
  - Yeah but...  jeff30997   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #54 
  - Uh...no. We've had our share of rain this summer, believe me.  8_year_nightmare   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #71 
     - yeah  loves_dulcinea   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #74 
  - Would this mean that THIS time  Dem2theMax   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #55 
  - Or perhaps REMINDING us that McCain was eating cake while N.O. drowned  lynnertic   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #56 
  - Obama must do a commercial of that and  Changenow   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #67 
  - You people sound like Pat Robertson  lastliberalintexas   Aug-28-08 10:49 AM   #88 
  - Why does God hate the GOP? n/t  dotcosm   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #57 
  - Because he's omniscient. God knows a fuck-up when he sees one.  Kaleko   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #58 
     - Plus you're not supposed to pray for bad things to happen to your enemies  LeighAnn   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #65 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #70 
     - Please familiarize yourself with our usual decorum  Flirtus   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #73 
     - Actually, the Bible is replete with people praying for bad things to happen to their enemies.  The Stranger   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #76 
     - LOL  lynnertic   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #79 
  - but their convention is not in nola.....? n/t  orleans   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #59 
  - They'll be at the other end of the Mississippi, won't they? /nt  mwb970   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #60 
  - what will the MSM do?  northernlights   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #61 
  - They'll look at who signs their check, then ditch us.  Festivito   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #62 
  - Well if it takes out some rigs  Mojorabbit   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #63 
  - Did you think that out before you typed it? Or would you really hope for the worst scenario  8_year_nightmare   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #72 
     - I am not hoping for anything  Mojorabbit   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #77 
        - There's nothing wrong with capitalizing on their mistakes, so it's my bad. Thanks.  8_year_nightmare   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #80 
  - See also:  IanDB1   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #64 
  - Not to mention, August 29 is 3rd anniversary of Let Them Eat McCake day! n/t  Feles Mala   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #66 
  - Uh - The Republican convention is in Minneapolis.  yellowcanine   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #68 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #69 
  - If I was a religious person, I'd say this was a sign from God to the Republicans. nt  Vinca   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #75 
  - LOL, Isn't that the truth.  IsItJustMe   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #78 
  - Models starting to trend west  loindelrio   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #81 
  - Right over the loop current eddy  loindelrio   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #82 
     - Informative post n/t  Psephos   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #85 
     - ugggh  lastliberalintexas   Aug-28-08 10:57 AM   #89 
  - why would GW steer another one into NO?  ileus   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #83 
  - O.P. seems to think repug convention is in New Orleans. It's not - try Minneapolis. n/t  Psephos   Aug-28-08 07:56 AM   #84 
  - Hanna is coming too  harun   Aug-28-08 11:02 AM   #90 
  - Scary stuff. Watch it, people.  Amonester   Aug-28-08 11:57 AM   #94 
  - WOW! I had no idea ...  daggahead   Aug-28-08 12:21 PM   #95 
  - OMG neither did I!  MadrasT   Aug-28-08 01:09 PM   #96 
  - Look at the Atlantic  alfredo   Aug-28-08 01:14 PM   #97 
  - Hannah presents a significant risk to GA, SC & NC .... Stay Tuned! n/t  Blackhatjack   Aug-28-08 01:20 PM   #98 
  - and fL  Max_powers94   Aug-28-08 03:47 PM   #104 
     - Poor Florida has been like a hurricane magnet ... that goes without saying.  Blackhatjack   Aug-28-08 04:13 PM   #107 
  - I hope they have transportation ready  Stern21   Aug-28-08 01:33 PM   #99 
  - Gustav AND Hannah to strike New Orleans?  JeanGrey   Aug-28-08 03:45 PM   #100 
  - Well is was nice to know NO..if this happens then that all she wrote  Max_powers94   Aug-28-08 03:45 PM   #101 
  - This could be much worse than Katrina. NO really didn't get  JeanGrey   Aug-30-08 11:58 AM   #116 
  - Hannah is way too far out to worry about yet  simskl   Aug-28-08 03:45 PM   #102 
  - True. But still, very scary.  JeanGrey   Aug-28-08 03:53 PM   #105 
     - No question I'd be worried but I wouldn't panic yet  simskl   Aug-28-08 03:58 PM   #106 
  - OMG! That's terrible for NOLA. I'm in So Fla so it will hit us first!  demo dutch   Aug-28-08 03:45 PM   #103 
  - If you can do so now, get your children, pets and supplies and start NOW.  The Stranger   Aug-28-08 04:34 PM   #109 
  - It's already started  LivinginLA   Aug-28-08 06:07 PM   #112 
  - Hanna is getting shredded today.  RL3AO   Aug-28-08 06:09 PM   #113 
  - NHCs language getting stronger and stronger.  RL3AO   Aug-28-08 10:09 PM   #114 
  - News flash: GOP has been hit by....Hurricane Obama!  Liberty Belle   Aug-29-08 01:04 AM   #115 
  - Now a category 4  RL3AO   Aug-30-08 12:21 PM   #117 
 

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