From a true-to-the-soul New Orleanian.
New Orleans is a city of bad grass. Because it never dies.
However, taking the word bad and making it good doesn’t solve all our problems. I wish it were that easy.
But, the title of the article with Miss Barnes, “Recovery remains slow year after Katrina,” gets it wrong. This ain’t no recovery mission. This is a rescue mission. New Orleans is still alive, baby.
read more here... an excellent piece