You are right. I shouldn't have said tourist areas, wrong word. There are a lot of very nice neighborhoods in NO. I should have said the nice sections. You have to admit though the bad sections are really really bad, same can be said for Shreveport.
God Bless PFC Jamie Harkness. The US Army's newest PFC, but still our neighbor's little girl!
I was just reading on another site that the second season of the HBO's "Treme" airs April 24th. Anyone interested, that show will shed a little more of an accurate light on the city.
It's such a shame that in the USA, defending Liberty has become such a heroic deed.