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morganza spillway
Tuesday, May. 17, 2011

Open quoteWe're kinda broke to be leaving, so we're trying to raise money to help us evacuate if we have to.Close quote

  • resident of flood-threatened Pointe Coupee Parish, La., who is selling T-shirts that read "Morganza Spillway, 2011, Gates Finally Opened" near the Spillway itself; she said she's sold some 200, at $20 each, so far
Photo: Patrick Semansky / AP | Source: CNN