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Well you know here's the thing this was.
This was a disaster that we bought and paid for.
Federal tax money build a defective system we -- and -- everybody in this country.
Paid to flood the -- And the story is a pretty compelling one of people who.
Found this out over a year month to month investigation.
Over months and months of of stonewalling by the corps of engineers calling them liars.
The price they paid for standing up -- telling the truth has been a very severe one.
So it's a very human story of what happened to us as taxpayers what happened to these people that people who told stood up until the truth.
As well to the people of New Orleans.
And so on on three levels it's a story about how.
How people didn't get what they were supposed to get.
The taxpayers pay for some we didn't get people in New Orleans and get what we promised them.
And these folks who stood up and that said hey listen we found out the truth and that's not what you think.
Didn't get awards and thanks they got.
In one case fired and another case.
You get into any of the response.
The response after the after the flooding downtown that's now Israel really well covered by the news media that we know.
You know I mean it except for -- and this isn't in the film but I want to say it.
You know Mike Brown was hung out as sort of a human pinata and everybody did -- they were supposed to do you know.
But his boss.
Mike Chertoff was -- of Homeland Security.
You know where he was during Katrina.
He was attending a bird flu conference in Atlanta.
And you know what he's doing now.
For the company -- selling.
Full body scanners the federal government even though the Israelis say they don't work.
-- don't little surprises -- yeah.
Yeah so you know.
Mike Brown you know took the fall but it went farther up -- that obviously.
Armed other current president claims what happened in New Orleans Paul.
And live longer when you start -- and as you have -- -- 47 was.
The we're going to return -- our -- -- former glory yeah whatever it was evident to read the -- happening.
You know -- I would say this.
And this is not much but I will say this he did appoint a good.
In this is again this is.
You know what I'm saying -- -- is not what I what I know because -- I'm at a metro business but this is will people who I have I have spent for -- -- -- talking to the people who know what they're talking about.
That's why I made this -- The people who know the talk about say.
He has appointed a good view FEMA director who is you know -- some of the red tape and and some of the aid money that was.
Stalled for years by red tape is now -- that's it that's all we've seen.
Otherwise you know that's -- promise was made by his predecessor.
It's a promise I think that is getting a little familiar and -- And you know -- Laura -- in his film.
Am -- in this film down.
Yeah I I didn't wanna be I started -- the first -- of this film I wasn't in it we just let that the people who you know did it tell the story.
And then people who folks who sought early on that.
She we need somebody to connect way you went from this to this and my my producer said you're you're elected so.
I'm sort of it -- a little bit just to sort of set the table and guide you as to what's happening now but.
I'm not telling you what happened in New Orleans I'm not telling any of this that that this story is told by the people involved who know what they're -- talking.
And -- to receive this where do you see -- Kyle lamb out at all on August 30 -- basic movie theaters I thought that was the best place.
Movie theaters in almost every city around the country.
And it's one night event because.
I felt that that you know that you -- gonna -- received the beginning of it now but next week we'll -- -- in in full glory.
The major news media our DNA program to to pay a lot of attention to the fifth anniversary of anything whether it's Britney Spears divorce or the flooding of New Orleans.
So we're gonna be a lot of coverage next week and I think that puts it on the table let's put them back on the radar that's a good time for people to say -- I wanna do it really happen.
There and a little -- dvd available -- going out later on OK we have a ninety day thing where we can't bring it down after that.
What we're doing everything you want to help her little minnow so I appreciate -- so much Atlanta thank you very much thank you have a 71 wonderful -- There are sure her -- obviously weren't part of the assumption from titled number and relatives -- -- on.
I have a copy of this album on a watch of today -- front on the scene of kids to Rangel today the big.
Uneasy yeah August 3.
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