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New Orleans Prepares for Isaac


August 27, 2012

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    A sign in the French Quarter invites people in ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Plaquemines Parish animal control picks up a dog at the hurricane shelter at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on August 27, 2012 in Belle Chasse, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Wilbert Williams watches as his dog Spot is taken temporarily by animal control as he heads to the hurricane shelter at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on August 27, 2012 in Belle Chasse, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Wilbert Williams watches as his dog Spot is taken temporarily by animal control as he heads to the hurricane shelter at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on August 27, 2012 in Belle Chasse, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Plaquemines Parish animal control picks up a dog at the hurricane shelter at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on August 27, 2012 in Belle Chasse, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    A sign in the French Quarter making fun of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Bourbon street remains vitrually empty ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Workers place plywood on the windows of the Royal Sonesta Hotel on Bourbon St. to prepare for Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Workers place plywood on the windows of the Royal Sonesta Hotel on Bourbon St. to prepare for Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    A sign in the French Quarter making fun of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    A worker attaches plywood to the window of his shop ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    People ride bicycles down a virtually empty Bourbon street ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Workers place plywood on the windows of the Royal Sonesta Hotel on Bourbon St. to prepare for Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Bourbon street remains vitrually empty ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Workers place plywood on the windows of the Royal Sonesta Hotel on Bourbon St. to prepare for Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    A sign in the French Quarter asks shoppers to return another day ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Local residents register to ride out the storm in a hurricane shelter at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on August 27, 2012 in Belle Chasse, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Local residents sit in a hurricane shelter at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on August 27, 2012 in Belle Chasse, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Theresa Bartholomew holds onto her dog Max before giving him temporarily to animal control while staying at the Plaquemines Parish hurricane shelter at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on August 27, 2012 in Belle Chasse, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Theresa Bartholomew holds onto her dog Max before giving him temporarily to animal control while staying at the Plaqumines Parish hurricane shelter at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on August 27, 2012 in Belle Chasse, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Joseph Simpson is checked into the hurricane shelter at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on August 27, 2012 in Belle Chasse, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Aimo Ny rests on her cot in the hurricane shelter at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on August 27, 2012 in Belle Chasse, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Aimo Ny rests on her cot in the hurricane shelter at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on August 27, 2012 in Belle Chasse, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Theresa Bartholomew holds onto her dog Max before giving him temporarily to animal control while staying at the Plaqumines Parish hurricane shelter at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on August 27, 2012 in Belle Chasse, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Bertrand Ragan holds his dog Max while being checked into the hurricane shelter at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on August 27, 2012 in Belle Chasse, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Joseph Simpson rests on his cot in the hurricane shelter at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on August 27, 2012 in Belle Chasse, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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    Arthur Harvey sits on his cot in the hurricane shelter at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on August 27, 2012 in Belle Chasse, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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