I'm in Long Beach

Never mind what I’m doing. I’ll tell you later.

I just wanted to say that the reports of the evacuation of Houston really bother me. I wasn’t€™t connected before Katrina came thru, this just ain’t right.

Stranded in Houston (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

Wilma Skinner (pictured): “I done called for a shelter, I done called for help. There ain’t none. No one answers,” she said, standing in blistering heat outside a check-cashing store that had just run out of its main commodity. “Everyone just says, ‘Get out, get out.’ I’ve got no way of getting out. And now I’ve got no money.”