It hit home today when I saw a taxi from New Orleans driving down the
road in Houston Texas.
First I thought "damn that must have been one hell of a bill for a cab ride"
Then I thought, "hey wow, bureaucracy and stupid rules aside, he could
have gotten a Houston cell phone, posted it on the car, procured a key
map of the city, and gone into business here."
Finally I thought, "in a mandatory evacuation, if you're poor and not
really skilled in much, being a cabbie is one of the best jobs you could