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How to Save New Orleans

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On August 27, 2015
This is kind of disturbing. A decade after Hurricane Katrina, three separate engineering teams have concluded that the only way to save New Orleans from future hurricane damage by building up the Mississippi Delta around the city is to let the end of the Delta die. And maybe that’s true. The declining sediment load thanks […]

Always for Pleasure

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On July 1, 2015
I had a whole bunch of stuff to write about today and then it didn’t happen for a number of reasons. But I still found time to watch Les Blank’s 1978 film about the culture of New Orleans, Always for Pleasure. It’s not available as a whole film on YouTube; I watched it on Fandor. […]

Big Easy

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On January 10, 2008

So, I’m in New Orleans for the next three days for the Southern Political Science Association conference. Anything to do here? …and yes, I’d certainly be up for an NO LGM Happy Hour

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