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HereSince1628 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Aug-30-05 08:35 PM
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14. Well that seems to seal the City's immediate fate
I hope that the military at least pitches in to help evacuate those still stuck there.

I'm so sorry for the people of New Orleans.

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  -Steve's Unofficial NOLA Breaking News Thread - mods please move threads steve2470  Aug-30-05 08:34 PM   #0 
  - You got it, dude!  Midlodemocrat   Aug-30-05 08:34 PM   #1 
  - breached levee cannot be closed  steve2470   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #2 
  - They didnt even try!!!!!  fishnfla   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #3 
  - what happend and why ?  steve2470   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #4 
  - Thank you for all the information you have been posting  Midlodemocrat   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #6 
  - you're welcome, thank you for your kindness nt  steve2470   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #8 
     - Steve rocks  Horse with no Name   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #11 
  - I heard it described as a football field-sized hole in the levee...  Cooley Hurd   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #20 
     - When the Levee Breaks, by Led Zeppelin  tedzbear   Aug-30-05 10:55 PM   #96 
  - So they didn't try the gigantic sandbags?  ohio_liberal   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #5 
  - The helicopters were commandeered for search and rescue...  Rhiannon12866   Aug-30-05 09:49 PM   #70 
  - They tried: MAYOR SAID THE SANDBAGS NEVER CAME  KeepItReal   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #7 
  - Mayor said there are too many chiefs, not enough indians...  skooooo   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #9 
  - The feds are going to minimize this  Horse with no Name   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #15 
  - You may be right...  skooooo   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #18 
  - Try telling them this  Star   Aug-31-05 01:36 AM   #104 
  - I am sitting here seething  proud2Blib   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #21 
  - i feel the same way  fishwax   Aug-30-05 09:55 PM   #75 
  - And don't forget that the  Jawja   Aug-30-05 09:05 PM   #51 
  - Actually there are plenty of Indians  DoYouEverWonder   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #19 
  - Ah yes - the feds...  radar   Aug-30-05 10:50 PM   #94 
  - Oh my God  ohio_liberal   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #10 
  - a 1k sandbag is rather small. Heavy, but small.  antifaschits   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #24 
  - Exactly  CatholicEdHead   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #25 
  - You're on to something. Plug the gap with a barge  Redstone   Aug-30-05 09:15 PM   #58 
  - in the press conference....  stillcool47   Aug-30-05 08:44 PM   #38 
  - I posted it on that thread so I'll repeat it here ...  sunnystarr   Aug-30-05 10:55 PM   #95 
  - Helicopter was diverted, according to mayor  fishnfla   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #13 
  - Water reaching the French Quarter  markus   Aug-30-05 08:50 PM   #43 
  - HIPPATITUS  Jacobin   Aug-30-05 09:49 PM   #68 
  - I thought that was the sandbags for the pumps near the levee.  xultar   Aug-30-05 10:23 PM   #88 
  - wwwltv.com saying it's not true that things were "diverted."  crispini   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #12 
     - I believe the mayor and not our federal government.  Horse with no Name   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #16 
     - So who do we believe?  Blue State Native   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #17 
        - well what would you say the meaning of diverted was?  crispini   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #22 
        - Didn't they evacuate to LSU?  mccoyn   Aug-30-05 08:42 PM   #37 
        - "This guy" was Repub  shirlden   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #23 
           - I believed the Mayor and sorry I didn't know who Senator Vitters was.  Blue State Native   Aug-30-05 09:29 PM   #66 
  - Well that seems to seal the City's immediate fate  HereSince1628   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #14 
  - Water rising at 17th St. canal  steve2470   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #26 
  - steve, you really should do one thread with all the updates, it's so hard  AZDemDist6   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #27 
  - Was there something about a 9' wall of water??  Roland99   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #28 
  - oh my this is bad  dejaboutique   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #29 
  - Where is this canal  proud2Blib   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #30 
  - Got to maps.google.com  markus   Aug-30-05 08:58 PM   #46 
     - "Your browser is not officially supported by Google maps."  proud2Blib   Aug-30-05 09:12 PM   #54 
  - Here's the related LBN thread:  Cooley Hurd   Aug-30-05 08:35 PM   #31 
     - Thanks!  Rhiannon12866   Aug-30-05 09:51 PM   #73 
        - It's bleak, Rhi...  Cooley Hurd   Aug-30-05 09:57 PM   #77 
           - So you're still following this. I figured that you probably were.  Rhiannon12866   Aug-30-05 10:01 PM   #80 
              - Yes, still up - TDS is a repeat - watching AB...  Cooley Hurd   Aug-30-05 10:05 PM   #84 
                 - It just seems to get worse and worse... with no end in sight.  Rhiannon12866   Aug-30-05 10:27 PM   #89 
  - Wonderful link for breaking NOLA news  steve2470   Aug-30-05 08:36 PM   #32 
  - Thanks. Great paper with a memorable name.  Rhiannon12866   Aug-30-05 09:58 PM   #78 
  - 100 Feared Dead In Miss. County  steve2470   Aug-30-05 08:36 PM   #33 
  - Massive hole in levee is major challenge for engineers  steve2470   Aug-30-05 08:38 PM   #34 
  - as it flows, it erodes the edges and foundations  antifaschits   Aug-30-05 08:47 PM   #41 
     - It's worse than what the photos show  nashbridges   Aug-30-05 09:20 PM   #62 
        - So basically there's no stopping the lake now, is that right?  kenny blankenship   Aug-31-05 02:34 AM   #106 
  - Does anyone know what happened to that man who lost his wife ?  steve2470   Aug-30-05 08:39 PM   #35 
  - Utilities Rush Crews to Restore Power to Areas Damaged by Katrina  steve2470   Aug-30-05 08:42 PM   #36 
  - Looting difficult to control  steve2470   Aug-30-05 08:45 PM   #39 
  - Shot police officer in surgery  steve2470   Aug-30-05 08:46 PM   #40 
  - 'First Go for Life,' Workers Are Told  steve2470   Aug-30-05 08:49 PM   #42 
  - Networks fall in Katrina's wake  steve2470   Aug-30-05 08:54 PM   #44 
  - Tensions inside the Superdome rise along with refugees' ranks  steve2470   Aug-30-05 08:56 PM   #45 
  - Katrina Cripples Gulf Gambling Industry  steve2470   Aug-30-05 08:59 PM   #47 
  - Gambling companies tally damage to Mississippi, Louisiana casinos  steve2470   Aug-30-05 09:00 PM   #48 
  - Looters "walking off like they're Santa Claus" in wake of Katrina  steve2470   Aug-30-05 09:02 PM   #49 
  - Crews frantically work to fix breach  steve2470   Aug-30-05 09:04 PM   #50 
  - time  Drewskie   Aug-30-05 09:15 PM   #57 
  - Hospitals hobbled by Katrina -- but still open  steve2470   Aug-30-05 09:07 PM   #52 
  - Chaos and Martial Law Consume Gulf Coast  steve2470   Aug-30-05 09:10 PM   #53 
  - Internet becomes clearinghouse of news, view of disaster  steve2470   Aug-30-05 09:12 PM   #55 
  - PRISONERS IN NOLA HAVE TAKEN HOSTAGES!  dasmarian   Aug-30-05 09:15 PM   #56 
  - Martial law clarified  steve2470   Aug-30-05 09:18 PM   #59 
  - Evacuees can't get word on relatives  steve2470   Aug-30-05 09:19 PM   #60 
  - NOLA.Com: Breech 500 feet, trying jersey barricades and the sandbags  markus   Aug-30-05 09:20 PM   #61 
  - Try the following for WWL stream  notsodumbhillbilly   Aug-30-05 09:22 PM   #64 
  - Hospital Becomes Eye of Hurricane for Those Needing Medical Care  steve2470   Aug-30-05 09:21 PM   #63 
  - Updates as they come in on Katrina  steve2470   Aug-30-05 09:25 PM   #65 
  - shameless altruistic kick nt  steve2470   Aug-30-05 09:42 PM   #67 
  - Thank you so much! nt  crispini   Aug-30-05 09:49 PM   #69 
  - sure thing, thanks for your hard work too nt  steve2470   Aug-30-05 09:50 PM   #71 
  - Kicky.  lildreamer316   Aug-30-05 09:50 PM   #72 
  - The steve-o thread  geomon666   Aug-30-05 09:54 PM   #74 
  - actually the name I hate is "stevie"  steve2470   Aug-30-05 09:56 PM   #76 
  - Well I was a big kid  geomon666   Aug-30-05 09:59 PM   #79 
  - how about "steverino"  annabanana   Aug-30-05 10:01 PM   #81 
     - you're welcome !  steve2470   Aug-30-05 10:04 PM   #83 
  - Can someone briefly explain to me how levees are built ?  steve2470   Aug-30-05 10:02 PM   #82 
  - I found this...  wildflower   Aug-30-05 10:38 PM   #91 
     - thank you for your time !!! nt  steve2470   Aug-30-05 10:39 PM   #92 
  - shameless altruistic kick nt  steve2470   Aug-30-05 10:17 PM   #85 
  - New Orleans plunges deeper into chaos and despair  steve2470   Aug-30-05 10:20 PM   #86 
  - FEMA must find housing for tens of thousands  steve2470   Aug-30-05 10:21 PM   #87 
  - Jamie McIntyre on cnn saying that there are thousands of potential  steve2470   Aug-30-05 10:36 PM   #90 
  - latest from times picayune, i will trim it down  steve2470   Aug-30-05 10:48 PM   #93 
  - It's time for the big guns ....  sunnystarr   Aug-30-05 11:05 PM   #97 
  - Governor's call for evac of superdome  steve2470   Aug-30-05 11:37 PM   #98 
  - dupe nt  steve2470   Aug-30-05 11:37 PM   #99 
  - kick nt  steve2470   Aug-30-05 11:54 PM   #100 
  - Katrina pushes public health system to brink  steve2470   Aug-31-05 12:06 AM   #101 
  - latest from times picayune  steve2470   Aug-31-05 12:10 AM   #102 
  - Damage to Economy Is Deep and Wide  steve2470   Aug-31-05 01:32 AM   #103 
  - Steve, thank you so much... and kick!!  spuddonna   Aug-31-05 02:12 AM   #105 
  - Can anybody link me to the story of the two cops looting the drug store  markus   Aug-31-05 08:30 AM   #107 
  - This just in from a friend in Lafayette  Gruenemann   Aug-31-05 10:01 AM   #108 
  - Coffins are popping up now  geomon666   Aug-31-05 10:04 AM   #109 
  - shameless altruistic kick nt  steve2470   Aug-31-05 11:21 AM   #110 
  - Official: situation in New Orleans "growing more desperate."  steve2470   Aug-31-05 11:23 AM   #111 
  - Looking for links to missing person/match up blogs  markus   Aug-31-05 11:24 AM   #112 
  - Governor: Everyone Must Leave New Orleans  steve2470   Aug-31-05 11:29 AM   #113 
  - Answers from Army Corps of Engineers on unwatering New Orleans  Roland99   Aug-31-05 11:30 AM   #114 
  - New Orleans Is Now Off Limits; Pentagon Joins in Relief Effort  steve2470   Aug-31-05 11:31 AM   #115 
 

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