Elsewhere, one blogger sees more than a connection between housing mortgage crisis, the homeless in Duncan Plaza, and people in FEMA trailers, but warns
not to pay attention to 'the man behind the curtain.' Another finds the positive in the Saints' demoralizing lost since he won't have to pay for playoff tickets he'll now have more money to pay for his children's Christmas gifts.
And finally, in one of the best blog posts I've read in a while, a 9th Ward blogger reminisces about the good old days and an encounter he recently he had. "That was about 120 pounds ago when my jump shot was so sick it needed medication."