iOS app Android app More
September 1, 2015

New Orleans: The Week After the Week After

Last week, marking the tenth anniversary of what Dr. Ray Seed once called "the greatest man-made engineering catastrophe since Chernobyl," the circus came to town. No elephants, some clowns. Mainly foundation granters and thumb-sucking journos. Actually, there was an elephant, and they were the blind men. Perhaps the blindest was the walking TED Talk Malcolm Gladwell, who graced Meet the Press Sunday elaborating on his premise that "we needed to destroy New Orleans to save it." The reed on which he rested was a study showing that previously-incarcerated young men who didn't return after evacuation were less likely, statistically, to be re-incarcerated than similar males who returned to the city. Self-deportation for offenders, anyone? Finally, Mitt Romney has a soulmate.

On The Cusp Of Victory With Iran Deal

Obama Iran

More Politics
O'Keefe Flop.. Obama Rejects Iran Deal Critics.. Walker Flubs Facts.. Sanders Poll.. 'Nuclear' Christie

Uber's Worst Nightmare Has Come True

Athena Image

More Business
Sustainable KitKats.. General Mills' Warning.. Walmart Cuts Hours.. eHarmony Jobs.. Twitter Womp

Massive Manhunt For Killers Of 30-Year-Veteran Police Officer In Illinois

Illinois Police
Chicago Tribune via Getty Images

More Crime
Twins Drowned.. Dog Abuse.. Accidental Shooting.. Jared Fogle.. Inmates With Legionnaires'

CNN Debate Change Possibly Opens Door For Carly Fiorina

Athena Image
The Washington Post via Getty Images

Citizens Open Arms To Refugees As Europe Flounders In Crisis

Athena Image
Credit: Antonio Calanni/Associated Press

More WorldPost
Violence In Ukraine.. 'Foolish Mistake'.. Kim Syria Park!.. No-Fly Zone Case.. 50¢ Paper Microscope?

U.S. Places Biggest Bet Yet On Renewable Energy

Athena Image

Toll Of Working For Hillary Uncovered In New Emails

Hillary Clinton
Adam Bettcher via Getty Images

Missouri Set To Execute Man For Raping, Killing Girl Decades Ago

Athena Image

Germany Heads For Radical Change

Germany No Refugees
Sean Gallup/Getty Images

More WorldPost
Violence In Ukraine.. 'Foolish Mistake'.. Kim Syria Park!.. No-Fly Zone Case.. 50¢ Paper Microscope?

Obama Administration Helps Wall Street Criminals Dodge Accountability

Jpmorgan Logo

Hospital Patient's Shooting Has Medical Community Up In Arms

Athena Image

The Debate We Should Be Having Over Mount McKinley

Statue Monument William Mckinley President Local S
Holly Hildreth via Getty Images

ALSO: The Other Landmarks Ready For The Denali Treatment

SHOCK: Man Crossing Europe's Borders Was Stuffed In Car Engine

Athena Image
Credit: Santi Palacios/Associated Press

John Kasich Becomes First GOP Candidate To Back Minimum Wage Hike

Athena Image
Ty Wright via Getty Images

A Majority Of Republicans Believe Obama Is A Muslim

Athena Image
MANDEL NGAN via Getty Images

The Army Is Missing A Missile In New York

Fort Drum

Latest James O'Keefe Sting Video Targeting Clinton Campaign Flops

Athena Image

WATCH: Kentucky Clerk Still Refuses To Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

Kim Davis

Defies SCOTUS Ruling... Clerk: I'm Acting 'Under God's Authority'... Couple To Judge: Hold Clerk In Contempt!

Fox News Suggests Black Lives Matter Is A 'Hate Group'

Fox Black Lives Matter

More Media
Anderson Cooper On Katrina.. Rand Paul Slams Fox News.. $500K Unionization Campaign..

Nazi Gold Train Creates Frenzy For Treasure Hunters

Athena Image
Credit: JANEK SKARZYNSKI/Getty Images

Hillary Clinton's Emails Give A Glimpse Of The Revolving Door

Athena Image
TIM SLOAN via Getty Images

Video Appears To Show Man With Hands Up Shot Dead By Cops


Why Aren't We Talking About This Study On NFL Violence?

Nfl Violence
Journal of Criminal Justice

Teachers Work Without Pay After District Goes Broke

Athena Image
Katrina Wittkamp via Getty Images

Ex-Police Chief Who Killed Unarmed Black Man Avoids Jail

Police Chief Murder
Booking Photo

Pope Rocks Catholic Faith With Allowing Forgiveness For Abortions

Pope Francis

More Religion
Interfaith On Campus.. Tech Changing Prayer.. Joseph Smith's Wives.. YouTube vs. ISIS.. Gay Religion

Apple Is Gunning For Netflix

Athena Image
Bloomberg via Getty Images

More Entertainment
Miley, Miley, Miley.. 'AHS' Connections.. Selena's Sexy Selfie.. 'Game Of Thrones' Wow

Republican Governor Gets In Line With Obama's Climate Plan

Athena Image
Credit: Carlos Osorio/Associated Press

Racial Slur Burned Into Florida Man's Front Lawn

Hate Crime

Google Unveils New Logo

Google New Logo

This Group Is Trying To Stop People Who Profit From Campus Rape

Athena Image

Maddow Asks If Obama Being Hypocritical On Climate Change


Tiger Mom Tax: Asians Nearly Twice As Likely To Get Higher Price From Princeton Review

Joe Raedle via Getty Images

Understanding Mass Killers As 'Injustice Collectors'

Vester Flanagan

Christie Threatens To 'Go Nuclear' In Next GOP Debate

Athena Image

CT Scans Can Increase Cancer Risk In Kids

Athena Image

More Science
Neil deGrasse Tyson On Black Holes.. Meet The 'Rarest Animal'.. Flu Vaccine Breakthrough.. Racial Bias

Apple Co-Founder Backs Bernie Sanders

Athena Image
Manuel Velasquez/STR via Getty Images

Auschwitz Cooling 'Showers' Anger Visitors

Auschwitz Misting Spray


    1. HuffPost
    1. HuffPost
    1. HuffPost
    2. View all RSS feeds

Here's When McDonald's Will Start Serving All-Day Breakfast

Athena Image
Justin Sullivan via Getty Images

How To Have The Sex Talk With LGBT Children

Athena Image
Gary Burchell via Getty Images

More HuffPost Live
On-Campus Sexual Assault.. Jerry Rice Retracts Tom Brady Criticism.. How Tech Will Affect Religion

Amandla Stenberg's New Project Is A Tribute To All Badass Black Women

Amandla Stenberg

More Black Voices
Kanye's Real Message.. Sanaa Lathan On Dating.. 10-Year-Old Inspires.. '100 Black Men'

5 Things You Didn't Know About Whole Foods

Whole Foods
Wikimedia Commons/ChadPerez49

More Taste
Beer For Dogs.. Roasted Cherry Cocktails.. Skillet Brownies.. Zucchini Tortillas.. Pie Crust Tutorial

Stunning Camouflage Artist Turns The Human Body Into A Canvas

Le Jardin
Le Jardin

More Arts
Street Art Murals.. Women Sci-Fi Writers.. Colorized Photos.. Selfies And Depression.. Feminist Art

Daniel Craig Calls Out James Bond For Being 'Sexist'

Athena Image

More Entertainment
Miley, Miley, Miley.. 'AHS' Connections.. Selena's Sexy Selfie.. 'Game Of Thrones' Wow

Cuban Man Camps Out For Weeks Outside Dodger Stadium For A Tryout


More Latino Voices
Same-Sex Couples Wed In PR .. State Dept. Criticizes DR Deportations.. Gina Rodriguez Raps

Bill Cosby 'Rapeseed' Portrait Removed From County Fair

Athena Image
Courtesy of Nick Rindo

WATCH: Rare Bloom Of Corpse Flower

Corpse Flower

More Science
Neil deGrasse Tyson On Black Holes.. Meet The 'Rarest Animal'.. Flu Vaccine Breakthrough.. Racial Bias

Deaf Dog Took A Bullet For His Owner... And Now He's Homeless

Athena Image
Mighty Mutts

Midlife Obesity May Speed Up Alzheimer's

Athena Image
Michelle Haymoz Photography via Getty Images

More Fifty
Kevin Bacon.. Top Spots To Retire Abroad.. Enjoy HOT Sex In Middle Age.. 6 Reasons To Love Aging

Study Reveals Good News And Bad News For People Over 50

Athena Image
ullstein bild via Getty Images

More Fifty
Kevin Bacon.. Top Spots To Retire Abroad.. Enjoy HOT Sex In Middle Age.. 6 Reasons To Love Aging

Transformative Meeting Between A Muslim And A Jew On Campus

Khalid Latif

Zendaya Quotes That Remind Us How Awesome She Is

Athena Image
HuffPost/Getty Images

Delicious Recipes That Will Make You Forget You're Eating Toast

Athena Image
Andrew Purcell

More OWN
Unexpected Signs You're Stressed.. Trick To Stop Snoring.. Truth About Generic Drugs.. Smart $ Moves

8 Sci-Fi Predictions That Are Coming True

The Matrix Movie
Warner Bros.

Tech Could Unlock New Potential For Threesomes

Jupiterimages via Getty Images

Groom Rolled Into His Wedding With Batman

Groom Batman
Rupal Patel

The New Books You Should Put On Your List

Athena Image

This Beautiful Fashion Campaign Teaches One Profound Lesson

Made And Born
Naptural85 Instagram

These 'Twin Strangers' Look Identical, But They're Not Related

Athena Image
Credit: Twin Strangers

More Weird
Gravy Wrestling.. Heart In A Box.. Seal Gets A Belly-Rub.. 'Peek-A-Boo' With Gorilla.. Shark Vid

Britney Spears To Men: 'Suck My F**king Toe'

Athena Image
MARK RALSTON via Getty Images

'James Bond' Author Apologizes For Idris Elba 'Too Street' Comment

Athena Image
David M. Benett via Getty Images

This Proves Joffrey Was The Hero On 'Game Of Thrones'

Game Of Thrones

You've Probably Never Heard Lesbian Sex Described The Way Miley Is Describing It...

Athena Image
Credit: C Flanigan/Getty Images

More Gay Voices
Will Gays Abandon Hillary?.. Rentboy Male Escort Website Headquarters Raided.. LGBT Colleges

Golden Retriever Couldn't Be More Happy About This Bath

Dog Splash Bath Video

More Good News
'Les Mis' Flash Mob.. Badass Grandma.. Pit Bull Memes.. Pug Reunites With Owner.. Kissing Booth

Pets Are Taking Over Halloween

Athena Image
Ron Chapple Stock via Getty Images

More HuffPost Home
A DIY-er's BFF.. Sweat Stain Tips.. Slow Cooker Tricks.. Ikea Dresser Hack.. Decluttering Musts

How To Use Airbnb Safely

Living Room
Martin Barraud via Getty Images

More Travel
The 'Real' Cape Town.. Couples Retreats.. Disney ♥.. Michigan Beaches Ranked.. Solo Trip.. Zen Spots