If Twitter was around 10 years ago, what would New Orleans look like today? (I got in touch with friends and family through, um, Livejournal back then; Facebook wasn't really helpful.) Last week was most definitely a week. We talked about it, listened, goofed around, then Lil Wayne came home, we walked a lot, then cried a lot, then Thomas Morstead ended it appropriately by puking in a trash can.
Because I can't fit it all on here: read Michael Grunwald's tweets
on the frustrations of reporting on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, all of the updates from Rising Tide X,
and the story behind @skooks, in his words