I was going to write a lot about this, but the words fail me.
One year ago, a New Orleans blogger was writing about sailboat races. One year ago, I was blogging about college football mascots.
This link is where a man in New Orleans started blogging Katrina. Go to that link, read it. Then click here. It is the GulfSails archive for August, 2005. Scroll fast all the way to the bottom, and then roll slowly back to the top.
American history unfolding.