Here's a great piece from Defense Tech explaining why the U.S. must respond MUCH better to Katrina type disasters if they ever hope to be able to respond to the next terrorist attack.
Defense Tech: Why Katrina Matters
Do your job Mr. DHS Secretary Michael Chertoff, and you too FEMA!
You should be ashamed for being such bumbling beurocrats, and then you should get to work, be leaders, and get the job done. Make sure this incompetence in high places never happens that often again.