HURRICANE KATRINA Archives

October 9, 2011

KATRINA WAS THE BEST THING THAT EVER HAPPENED TO THE CITY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:57 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

August 31, 2011

KATRINA WAS A WASTED OPPORTUNITY TO FIX A MISTAKE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:24 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

August 29, 2010

BUT FIRST YOU HAVE TO BREAK THE BAKER'S WINDOWS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:28 AM

SO W DIDN'T CAUSE IT?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:22 AM

June 7, 2010

JUST WAIT UNTIL AN EARTHQUAKE HITS LOS ANGELES:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:54 PM

May 22, 2010

THE BAKER WILL THANK YOU FOR BREAKING HIS WINDOW:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:10 PM

March 11, 2010

IT WOULD HAVE BEEN FUN TO WATCH THE RIGHT AND LEFT TRY TO PROCESS THAT ONE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:51 PM

February 28, 2010

JEB'S FLORIDA VS. BLANCO'S LOUISIANA

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:06 AM

February 2, 2010

AND YET BDS REQUIRED...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:51 AM

January 31, 2010

THIS WAS A FUNCTION OF WHAT SENATOR OBAMA USED TO CALL THE "EMPATHY DEFICIT"...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:06 PM

January 30, 2010

YOU CAN HARDLY BLAME THE LEFT FOR ENJOYING THESE DISASTERS SO MUCH...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:03 AM

January 29, 2010

IF THEY WEREN'T KATRINAESQUE WE WOULDN'T CALL THEM CATASTROPHES:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:39 AM

January 27, 2010

THAT'S ODD...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:35 AM

January 25, 2010

EVERY DISASTER IS KATRINA:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:13 AM

January 20, 2010

FAILING THEIR OWN TEST:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:20 AM

January 4, 2010

HURRICANE KATRINA:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:34 AM

January 1, 2010

YOU'D THINK REPUBLICANS WOULD KNOW BETTER...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:14 AM

December 5, 2009

BREAKING THE BAKER'S WINDOW:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:19 PM

October 15, 2009

IF THEY CAN'T USE THE HURRICANE TO RACE BAIT, WHO CARES?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 3:24 PM

August 29, 2009

HUMANS OUGHT NOT LIVE BELOW SEA-LEVEL?

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:05 AM

June 29, 2009

IT'S ALMOST LIKE THERE SHOULDN'T BE A CITY THERE, HUH?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:10 AM

May 21, 2009

NOT A PHILOSOPHY, JUST A REACTION:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:22 AM

May 14, 2009

WE ARE ALL SCHUMPERTARIANS NOW:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:41 AM

May 1, 2009

THANKS, W:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:12 AM

March 29, 2009

THE LOUISIANA BOBBY AND W MADE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:25 PM

October 10, 2008

THANKS, KATRINA!:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:55 AM

August 16, 2008

HARD TO KNOW WHICH WAS BETTER FOR THE KIDS OF N. O., KATRINA OR W?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:03 AM

June 21, 2008

SPEAKING OF DARWIN DAY...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:19 PM

June 17, 2008

ONE NICE THING...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:28 AM

March 28, 2008

THOUGH THE LEFT WOULD PREFER THAT GOVERNMENT DO IT BADLY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:07 AM

December 19, 2007

IF KATRINA TAUGHT ONE LESSON...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

December 18, 2007

THEY SAY THAT LIKE IT'S A BAD THING:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 3:23 PM

October 27, 2007

LET'S SEE HOW FAST FOLKS REBUILD...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:33 PM

September 2, 2007

STRIKING A BLOW AGAINST INFANTILIZATION:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 2:49 PM

September 1, 2007

IF DEMOCRATS CARED ABOUT BLACKS THEY WOULDN'T LURE THEM BACK TO N.O.:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:53 PM

August 30, 2007

THIS JUST IN...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:28 AM

July 31, 2007

IT WASN'T THE RAIN, BUT THE REGIME:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:28 AM

June 24, 2007

CAN SOMEONE IN CONGRESS...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:08 AM

June 1, 2007

REPEATING THE SAME MISTAKES:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:38 AM

May 17, 2007

HEY, HE'S GOT OLD HICKORY'S RACIAL POLICIES TOO! (via Brad S):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:48 PM

May 8, 2007

THE WHIRLWIND VS THE HURRICANE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:48 AM

March 24, 2007

OUR WAZIRISTAN:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:56 AM

May 15, 2006

IF ONLY W DID CONTROL THE WEATHER (via Brad S.):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 1:45 PM

May 13, 2006

THE BASIS OF MISSISSIPPI'S RECOVERY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:52 AM

April 24, 2006

ARE THEY SHOCKED BY SUNRISE?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:35 PM

EVER TRY WHITE CHOCOLATE?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:10 AM

April 23, 2006

THEY'D AT LEAST REVERSE THE ECONOMIC BOOM:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:11 AM

March 31, 2006

IN CASE YOU WERE WONDERING WHY NO ONE BOTHERED FIXING THEM BEFORE KATRINA:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:11 AM

March 25, 2006

PAT ROBERTSON MAY AS WELL START PRACTICING HIS APOLOGIES NOW (via Steve Jacobsen):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:06 PM

March 15, 2006

NUEVO ORLEANS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:30 AM

March 10, 2006

ALWAYS BET ON RED, NOT BLANCO:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:56 AM

March 1, 2006

YOU MEAN $2.7 TRILLION A YEAR BUREAUCRACIES AREN'T AGILE?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:11 PM

AN ILL WIND BLOWS IN THE OPPORTUNITY SOCIETY (via Mike Daley):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

February 22, 2006

IF THE NATIVES WERE WILLING TO WORK THE PLACE WOULDN'T HAVE BEEN SUCH A DUMP TO BEGIN WITH:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:33 AM

February 13, 2006

THANKS, BIG GUY (via Tom Morin):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:11 AM

February 11, 2006

MISREADING RACE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:24 AM

January 29, 2006

ANYONE DOUBT THIS IS WHAT A PRE-KATRINAS PROJECT IN N.O. WOULD HAVE GONE LIKE?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:00 PM

BLAMING NAGIN:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 1:06 PM

January 28, 2006

IT WAS ALL FUN AND GAMES UNTIL...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:38 AM

January 24, 2006

SEND OUT FOR MEXICAN:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:14 PM

December 30, 2005

THE GOP CAN'T EVEN GET A RACE WAR RIGHT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 2:25 PM

December 26, 2005

THAT'S NOT WHAT THE TEACHABLE MOMENT WAS SUPPOSED TO DEMONSTRATE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:47 AM

December 25, 2005

COVERING FOR THAT CRACKER IN THE WHITE HOUSE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:32 AM

December 18, 2005

WHY DOES GEORGE BUSH HATE RICH WHITE PEOPLE?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:06 AM

December 3, 2005

THE HIGH COST OF HUEYISM:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:28 AM

December 2, 2005

SO THE DEMOCRATS ARE INDEED THE ONES HURT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:22 AM

November 27, 2005

PLEASE DON'T LET THEM SEND ME BACK THERE...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 3:09 PM

November 17, 2005

REPLACING THE CITY GOVERNMENT SEEMS MORE URGENT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 4:50 PM

WHY NOT USE HOUSING PROGRAMS TO EFFECT THIS KIND OF DISPERSAL NATIONWIDE?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:29 AM

November 16, 2005

COLOR US BEWILDERED:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:07 PM

November 11, 2005

RUN FOR THE BORDER:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:56 AM

November 5, 2005

WE WAREHOUSE THEM FOR A REASON:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:10 AM

November 4, 2005

CRY ME A RIVER (via mc):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 1:06 PM

October 27, 2005

THERE IS NO FEDERAL IN FBI:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:55 AM

October 26, 2005

SIZE MATTERS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:27 PM

October 24, 2005

WHAT'S THE WORST THAT COULD HAPPEN?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:08 AM

October 23, 2005

THE SOFT BIGOTRY OF LOW CASUALTY EXPECTATIONS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:04 AM

October 22, 2005

WHY GO BACK?

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:01 AM

October 20, 2005

WHAT HURRICANE?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:06 AM

October 11, 2005

TEACHING I.D. IS WORKING:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:08 PM

NEWSFLASH: BUSH NIPS GREAT SOCIETY HOPES IN BUD (via Lisa Fleischman):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 1:19 PM

October 10, 2005

NO ONE'S GOING TO MISS THE OLD ONE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:05 AM

October 8, 2005

WHICH PUTS THE GULF IN PERSPECTIVE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:05 PM

THE HISPANIC BIG EASY WILL BE AN IMPROVEMENT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:49 AM

WHO'LL SPIN THE RAIN?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:57 AM

October 7, 2005

CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:17 AM

October 4, 2005

PARTING, A RED SEA:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:36 AM

October 3, 2005

FOX BUTTERFIELD COMPETITION (via Robert Schwartz):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:09 PM

THERE'S A REASON WE HAVE A CONSTITUTION:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:01 AM

October 1, 2005

FIRST AND SECOND SHOULD BE EQUALLY DISTRAUGHT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:16 AM

LABORATORY OF CONSERVATISM:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:06 AM

September 30, 2005

EMBARRASSMENT OF GOP RICHES:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 1:46 PM

September 29, 2005

RESTOCKING THE GHETTO:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:25 PM

WHO HAS THE MOVIE RIGHTS? MACK SENNETT?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:16 AM

September 28, 2005

MILKING TRAGEDY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:43 AM

September 27, 2005

THE FACTS WEREN'T USEFUL WEAPONS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:30 AM

September 26, 2005

THE LEFT GETS WHAT IT ASKED FOR...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:09 AM

September 25, 2005

NO WONDER THE LEFT THINKS HE'S A GOD:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:42 AM

September 21, 2005

BREAK OUT THE GREEN EYE SHADES:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:20 PM

THE ANTI-BLANCO:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:14 AM

IMAGINE HOW SAFE A HUGE PUBLIC WORKS PROJECT WOULD MAKE NEW ORLEANS?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:07 AM

September 20, 2005

ONE HECK OF A STORM:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:28 PM

A GODSEND:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:48 AM

September 19, 2005

SILENT, BUT DEADLY? (via Robert Schwartz):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:09 AM

THE LESSON OF MANZANAR...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

September 18, 2005

BOBBY, WE HARDLY KNEW YE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:43 PM

DON'T LOOK A GIFT TRANSFORMATION IN THE MOUTH:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:27 AM

September 17, 2005

"STATE OFFICIALS CONFIDENT..."

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:59 PM

YEARNING:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:09 AM

LET IT RING:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:05 AM

September 16, 2005

RE-DEJA VU:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:18 AM

HOMELESS HIT HARDEST:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:29 AM

September 15, 2005

EVERY MOMENT A TEACHABLE MOMENT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

YOUR TURN, MR. MAYOR:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

September 14, 2005

SOCIETY TRUMPS GOVERNMENT (via Kevin Whited):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 1:36 PM

EVEN DEMOCRATS CAN'T BE FOOLISH ENOUGH TO RUN ON KATRINA:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:11 AM

THEY NEVER TAKE THEIR EYES OFF THE BALL:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:07 AM

KEEP THE PORT, MOVE THE PEOPLE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:09 AM

THINK ANY OF THEM WILL DO ANYTHING ABOUT IT?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:38 AM

September 13, 2005

TOUGH TO BLAME W FOR THAT ONE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:41 PM

LESSON ONE--THE NEXT DISASTER WILL BE MUCH THE SAME:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:35 PM

CITIES LONG AGO OUTLIVED THEIR USEFULNESS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 1:47 PM

THE BUCK STOPPER:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 1:27 PM

GET OUT OF THE BOWL:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:03 AM

HEALTH CARE?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:40 AM

September 12, 2005

WHY SAD? (via Robert Schwartz):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:54 PM

OUTSOURCE RELIEF:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:19 PM

WHAT THEY'D BE SAYING IF THE FEDS HAD RESPONDED MILTARILY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 4:59 PM

SO THE FEDS HELD THEMSELVES ACCOUNTABLE...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 4:29 PM

INTELLIGENCE FAILURE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 1:52 PM

MAN ON A WHITE HORSE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

September 11, 2005

WE'RE NOT GOOD AT STILL OR SILENCE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:52 PM

I'M AFRAID FOR THE LEVEES, CAN'T SLEEP AT NIGHT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:36 PM

BETTER SORRY THAN "SAFE":

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:45 PM

THE DEVILS OF OUR WORST NATURES:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:16 PM

JUST ONE MORE THING NOT TO BLAME SOMEONE FOR:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:31 AM

OVER THE RAINBOW:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:40 AM

WE DON'T DO PREVENTION, WE DO RECOVERY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:01 AM

BROKEN WINDOWS ARE JUST OPPORTUNITIES:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

September 10, 2005

EXACTLY AS PREPARED AS WE CHOOSE TO BE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:07 PM

THE BEIGNETS OF WRATH:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:15 PM

IT WASN'T MY BACKYARD:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:07 PM

STAND UP GUY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:02 PM

COULDA, WOULDA, SHOULDA:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:31 AM

IF HE WERE THE MAYOR OF N.O. IT WOULD BE BONE DRY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:04 AM

WERE THEY HONEST THEY'D SAY "HOPED":

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:08 AM

THE DAY THE SYMPATHY DIED:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

IS HE EVEN AWARE THAT HE'S THE MAYOR?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

September 9, 2005

CONVENIENT PRETEXT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:02 PM

WORDS AS BLUNT INSTRUMENTS:

Posted by Bruce Cleaver at 1:08 PM

PUTSCH UP OR SHUT UP:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:33 AM

OOPS, DISASTER ASSISTANCE JUST LOST THE LIBERTARIANS...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:00 AM

WHY REWAREHOUSE THE POOR?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

September 8, 2005

DOUBLE DUTCH:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:32 PM

NEW HOUSTORLEANS (via Robert Schwartz):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 1:09 PM

DON'T LOOK A GIFT DE-URBANIZATION IN THE MOUTH (via Gene Brown):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:58 AM

IF ONLY IT WERE BIGGER IT WOULD BE LESS SLUGGISH? (via Kevin Whited):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:51 AM

THANKS, KATRINA:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:47 AM

NO ONE CAN ANTICIPATE IT...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:05 AM

WHY COULDN'T WE BE AS READY AS THE DUTCH...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:22 AM

TOUGH WORDS FOR THE KYOTO CROWD:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

September 7, 2005

NEW NEW ORLEANS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:43 AM

AND RISIN':

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

WHAT YOU CAN'T SEE THROUGH YOUR ANCIENT DIRT-ENCRUSTED WINDOW:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

September 6, 2005

THE MOST IMPORTANT LESSON OF KATRINA:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:03 PM

ADAM SMITH, MEET THE GRAY LADY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:26 AM

OF COURSE I SUPPORT SOCIAL SECURITY, BLACKS MIGHT DIE IN FLOODS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

September 5, 2005

MISTER, WE COULD USE A MAN LIKE EUGENE SCHMITZ AGAIN...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:21 PM

FEDERALISM WORKS AS WELL AS A GIVEN STATE DOES:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:09 AM

September 4, 2005

CATASTROPHE DIVIDEND:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

CAN'T SHOOT ENOUGH OF THEM:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

September 3, 2005

SAME AS IT EVER WAS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:59 PM

UH-OH, THEY JUST FIGURED OUT WHO MAKES MONEY OFF OF BIG PUBLIC WORKS...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:36 PM

MAKING IT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:58 PM

AT LEAST WE CAN UNITE IN BLAMING THE FRENCH:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 4:32 PM

LA HAS NO JEB:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:13 AM

WELFARE QUEEN CITY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:50 AM

"NOT ACCEPTABLE":

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

September 2, 2005

OVERRIDE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:52 PM

WELL, ONE OF THE THREE WAS THINKING:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:19 PM

UNINTELLIGENT DESIGN:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:19 AM

September 1, 2005

DEMOCRACIES DON'T PLAN AHEAD, THEY REACT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:50 PM

AREN'T THEY EVIL?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:59 AM

ALL PART OF THE JOB:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:01 AM

EXCEEDING DESIGN:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM