The mayor who cried “Mother of All Storms”

Tuesday, September 02, 2008

New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin called Gustov “The Mother of All Storms.” If it was a scare tactic to move the residents of New Orleans out of the city, it worked. Residents left by the thousands, fearing what could have been a repeat of Katrina. Now as the storm begins to settle, The Takeaway talks to Lolis Eric Elie, Metro Columnist for the Times-Picayune, about what the mayor will do the next time New Orleans is threatened.
Guest: Lolis Eric Elie, Metro Columnist for The Times-Picayune, New Orleans

Contributors:

Jesse Baker

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