Katrina: Afternoon Notes

By Brian 

> “Please make note of the grim tone of all the news anchors this morning. It’s hushed tones and somber moods all around.”

> On FNC, “Brian Wilson had a coastal expert on with animation showing the leveling of New Orleans,” an e-mailer says.

> NBC News aired a special report on the hurricane with John Siegenthaler around 1:20pm. Have the other broadcast nets aired special reports?

> Lost Remote has the usual collection of links to live streams, newspapers, blogs and citizen journalists.