Jason Berry's "State of the forgotten part of the union" video is not to be missed. But he's right: if you don't stand in the middle of it, you don't Get It.
Like him, I hate that so many people I know are going to leave New Orleans. The ones with children are making the decision much more quickly, but I think there are many others who may ultimately find it too exhausting to live under those conditions.
Open thread Wednesday.
18 hours ago