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Wednesday, September 07, 2005

Bloglines - A prayer for New Orleans

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A prayer for New Orleans

Confronting the most heart-breaking natural disaster in Gulf Coast history, the newspaper where I once worked in New Orleans, the Times-Picayune, its offices and presses flooding, put out one edition early last week -- an electronic version under the stark headline, "CATASTROPHIC" -- before staff members headed for Houma, a bayou city 60 miles to the west.