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KATRINA: THE WORLD COMES AROUND (SORT OF)

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 31, 2005 10:47 PM

***scroll down for updates*** United Nations Undersecretary-General Jan Egeland–yeah, the same jerk who called America “stingy” during the Indonesian tsunami disaster last year–has come around to offering the U.N.’s help to victims of Hurricane Katrina (hat tip: Catez Stevens, who has more): United Nations Undersecretary-General Jan Egeland, who oversaw relief efforts after the Indian Ocean […]

KATRINA: CAN LAW & ORDER BE RESTORED?

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 31, 2005 10:21 PM

***scroll down for 9/1 updates…gun defenses tracked…*** The mayor of New Orleans has declared martial law, reports the WWL blog. I’ve covered the uncertainties surrounding this question several times over the past few days. Mike Wiser at Brendan Loy’s blog writes: We’ve had conflicting reports about martial law over the past few days, with some […]

KATRINA: CAN LAW & ORDER BE RESTORED?

By thisistwitchy  •  August 31, 2005 10:21 PM

***scroll down for 9/1 updates…gun defenses tracked…*** The mayor of New Orleans has declared martial law, reports the WWL blog. I’ve covered the uncertainties surrounding this question several times over the past few days. Mike Wiser at Brendan Loy’s blog writes: We’ve had conflicting reports about martial law over the past few days, with some […]

$45,306,000 AND COUNTING

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 31, 2005 09:39 PM

That’s the estimated amount that private American individuals, groups and companies have already donated to help victims of Hurricane Katrina. Chuck Simmins is keeping track. No waiting for the feds. No waiting for the celebs. No waiting for the U.N. and the “international community.” Among the folks who are Getting Things Done: – Bill Hennessy […]

These are the gangstas in my neighborhood

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 31, 2005 08:57 PM

Just a quick break from Katrina blogging to point you to my latest column on the continuing spread of MS-13 in the Washington, D.C., suburbs and across the country. An excerpt: The peaceful suburbs of Washington, D.C., are beginning to look and feel like East Los Angeles. The violent illegal alien gang Mara Salvatrucha (or […]

THESE ARE THE GANGSTAS IN MY NEIGHBORHOOD…

By thisistwitchy  •  August 31, 2005 08:57 PM

Just a quick break from Katrina blogging to point you to my latest column on the continuing spread of MS-13 in the Washington, D.C., suburbs and across the country. An excerpt: The peaceful suburbs of Washington, D.C., are beginning to look and feel like East Los Angeles. The violent illegal alien gang Mara Salvatrucha (or […]

KATRINA: GETTING THINGS DONE

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 31, 2005 11:39 AM

***scroll down for updates…IT workers, Houston helps, Homes for Katrina Victims…where is Amazon.com?…Canadians helping…beware of scams…Amazon.com changes its mind…*** 1) As I noted last night, N.Z. Bear at TTLB has set up a registration page for bloggers who want to participate in the Hurricane Katrina Blog Relief Day fundraiser–inspired by Hugh Hewitt–set for tomorrow, Sept. […]

KATRINA: “YOU LOOT, I SHOOT”

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 31, 2005 01:42 AM

***scroll down for updates…Louisiana Gov. requesting federal troops…looting in Biloxi…hospital evacuations…someone looted a Dyson vacuum cleaner…”Finding vs. looting…”*** Darkness is descending on New Orleans, literally and figuratively. Just when you think it couldn’t get any worse, the N.O. Times-Picayune blog reports that the local children’s hospital is under siege: Late Tuesday, Gov. Blanco spokeswoman Denise […]

KATRINA: HELL BREAKING LOOSE

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 30, 2005 09:04 PM

***scroll down for updates, more charitable relief info, looting/prison riot status, definitive clarification about reporting on “martial law,” midnight update and declaration of tomorrow’s Day of Prayer*** As I noted below, the Orleans Parish Prison inmate rioting situation is grave. ABC News reports: Inmates at a prison in hurricane-ravaged New Orleans have rioted, attempted to […]

KATRINA: FROM BAD TO WORSE IN NEW ORLEANS

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 30, 2005 05:46 PM

***scroll down for updates, new photos, and video links…plus info on inmates rioting*** Chaos: No power. No drinkable water. Dead bodies floating in the water. Prisons, hospitals, the Superdome are being evacuated. Looting in plain view of the police and the National Guard. New Orleans councilwoman Jackie Clarkson: “The looting is out of control.” I’ve […]

KATRINA: DEATH TOLL RISES

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 30, 2005 04:52 PM

Reuters is reporting that hundreds are feared dead in Biloxi, Miss. Cadaver dogs are being brought in to locate the corpses. According to Allahpundit, CNN is reporting that officials in Biloxi are spraypainting roofs black if there are corpses inside and red if there are injured inside. Meanwhile, conditions in New Orleans continue to worsen. […]

KATRINA: SUPERDOME UPDATE

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 30, 2005 01:51 PM

Conditions are horrible. Desperate for fresh air, dozens of refugees from Hurricane Katrina slept on the walkway surrounding the Louisiana Superdome as conditions inside worsened and even more people were brought to the huge arena Tuesday. National Guardsmen let some of the 10,000 people sheltering inside the arena take their bedding out onto the concourse, […]

MEANWHILE, BACK IN CRAWFORD II

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 30, 2005 01:15 PM

Write your own caption: *** Via Lucianne.com, Cindy “Support the Troops, Not the War” Sheehan will be protesting a Blue Angels air show in Brunswick, Maine, next month. Bashing the Blue Angels is a staple of the moonbat Left. Via Red State Rant, Mrs. Sheehan is also taking shots at Gold Star Moms who support […]

KATRINA: THE MILITARY STEPS IN

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 30, 2005 11:06 AM

***scroll down for updates*** Via Drudge and the NYDailyNews, the Pentagon is sending help to hurricane-ravaged areas in Louisiana and Mississippi. The Pentagon…is sending doctors, nurses and rescue specialists along with baby formula, generators, water and ice to the hard-hit areas. More details from CNN. Background on the role of the military during natural disasters […]

New Orleans underwater

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 30, 2005 06:32 AM

***scroll down for updates*** See the Hurricane Katrina Help Wiki for comprehensive links/info on relief/aid agencies, fundraising events, helpline numbers, missing persons info, and breaking news. N.Z. Bear, tracking Katrina at The Truth Laid Bear, sends this aerial view of New Orleans via MSNBC: AP reports that New Orleans residents who had successfully ridden out […]

MOONBAT ARTISTS IN TRAINING

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 29, 2005 11:35 PM

The conspiracy-mongers at the Northern California 9/11 Truth Alliance held an art contest for students. (Hat tip: Reader John K.) Little Hannah Stutz, 11, won second place for a Crayola exercise in Bush-bashing. She got a little help from dad: Hannah Stutz, 11, turned her love of art into a heavy political statement that earned […]

THE MTV AWARDS: NOT ANTI-WAR, JUST FREAKY

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 29, 2005 09:49 PM

The Times Online of London headlines its coverage of last night’s MTV Video Music Awards: “Anti-war band win MTV awards.” The British reporter tries really, really hard to turn the show into an Important Cultural Turning Point in America’s War on Terror: GREEN DAY, the anti-war punk rockers, swept the MTV Video Music Awards in […]

THE DESTRUCTION BEGINS

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 29, 2005 09:25 AM

***scroll down for updates*** According to Brendan Loy, CNN is reporting that the Superdome’s roof is beginning to peel off. According to WeatherBlog, WDSU/WAPT is reporting that the Superdome is now leaking. Jon Donley of NOLA.com says a New Orleans building collapse has been reported, possibly with people inside. Donley also reports that windows have […]

MEANWHILE, BACK IN CRAWFORD

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 29, 2005 09:17 AM

No comment: See also: Little Green Footballs. More: Sheehan video montage at The Political Teen. Evening update: Al Sharpton’s driver arrested for speeding (via Breitbart.com) Scott Ott spoofs…It’s Velocity Profiling! Documentary filmmaker Andrew Marcus captures the moonbats in action. (Hat tip: Power Line) Like this:Like Loading…

CHARLIE RANGEL SAID WHAT?

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 29, 2005 09:12 AM

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CHARLIE RANGEL SAID

By thisistwitchy  •  August 29, 2005 09:12 AM

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KATRINA BLOGGING: DIRE OUTLOOK

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 28, 2005 10:21 PM

***scroll down for continuous updates*** The Phog Blog says, “Pray for New Orleans:” As I write this, Hurricane Katrina is approaching New Orleans. New Orleans is about 12 feet below sea level and has always lived under a death sentence of a nightmare scenario which may very well unfold in the next 12-18 hours. Basically, […]

HURRICANE KATRINA: RELIEF EFFORTS

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 28, 2005 10:18 PM

The American Red Cross is stepping up the plate. Volunteers from across the country are already on their way down to help: – New Mexico has sent disaster teams. – Indiana’s Task Force One has been activated. – Connecticut Red Cross chapters are sending crews and trucks. – Texas Gov. Rick Perry has sent Texas’ […]

WHERE IN THE WORLD

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 28, 2005 10:11 AM

Scheduled to appear on Fox News Live with Brian Wilson at around 130pm EST today. Update: Bumped due to inclement weather. Heading off to do school shopping and mommy stuff. Meantime, read this. Hat tip: Laura W. at Ace of Spades. Like this:Like Loading…

THE CHILDREN OF BESLAN

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 28, 2005 10:08 AM

The one-year anniversary of the terrorist attack on the children of Beslan, Russia, is approaching. Dan Darling at Rantburg has a moving update on the students as they prepare for a new school year. Like this:Like Loading…

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