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SmallPappa

SmallPappa . 37 minutes ago

Without watching the video, I live 1-1/2 south of new orleans. The reason why it sucks it's in a bowl it floods super easy

Brandon

Brandon . 4 hours ago

Slick ad intro but I caught you!

Rowan Hill

Rowan Hill . 7 hours ago

Way down in Louisiana close to New Orleans. Way back up in the woods among the evergreens. Stood a log cabin made of Earth and wood. Lived a young boy named Johnny B Goode.

Blair LeJeune

Blair LeJeune . 8 hours ago

"here let me tell you about a place that shouldnt exist...while claiming how much i love it, yet also cant pronounce the simplest of Louisiana names." show me you know nothing, without telling me you know nothing. give me one area settled in the continental united states and i too can find 10 reasons it shouldn't exist.

Dennis Pouw

Dennis Pouw . 8 hours ago

Bru, send some dutch guys to there and we can build a dijk

Bryer Harlan

Bryer Harlan . 8 hours ago

The way he says Atchafalaya makes me cringe.

Samuel Howard

Samuel Howard . 9 hours ago

Humans will build anywhere to live. Even by a volcano. Then wonder why natural destruction happens. Dumbass human beings.

Cassandra

Cassandra . 13 hours ago

I have a friend who's family is on the bayou. Many people lost power, their homes, and are without water. It's been a month and there's still a hundreds out of their homes.

Alex Rust

Alex Rust . 13 hours ago

New Orleans is the 21st century Atlantis, but ghetto version.

Admin B

Admin B . 15 hours ago

Why do people insist on living in the worst places on earth?

Forgotten-Who?

Forgotten-Who? . 16 hours ago

Note to self, never move to New Orleans, or anywhere similar.

Samraat Jasrotia

Samraat Jasrotia . 18 hours ago

New orleans was found by klaus

Corey Sayles

Corey Sayles . 20 hours ago

I live downtown New Orleans

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We want A 104th battle pack . 23 hours ago

What about New York City it’s suronded by all water

Noah Fischer

Noah Fischer . 1 day ago

Global warming is coming

Youzi Yin

Youzi Yin . 1 day ago

good video. one major mistake in the illustrations: Mississippi water level is always higher than the lake Pontchartrain level. Remember Lake Pontchartrain level is at sea level and the river has to flow down stream to the river mouth near venice, LA to sea level. there is a spill way, Bonnet Carre spill way to divert river water to the lake. if lake water level is high, it wont make any sense.

Those 2 Brain Cells

Those 2 Brain Cells . 1 day ago

New Orleans is like that one village that spawns in your superflat world in minecraft

Hartmann

Hartmann . 1 day ago

if things go badly and the city sinks underwater for good, at the very least they will have a cool mostly-underwater city for tourists and divers a while afterwards

flish0

flish0 . 1 day ago

6:00 somehow the most surprising part is that baltimore used to be the 2nd biggest city in america. how?

Joseph Weiland

Joseph Weiland . 1 day ago

With living in the Pacific Northwest for nearly 2 decades, I had always wondered why so many towns along the Columbia were underdeveloped - with the exception of a couple cities - but then I realized that Railways were common by the time we saw significant population growth in the Oregon territory. To this day, they still use alot of barges to move bulk agricultural material but there's not alot of large developments along the waterway compared with the Mississippi

EpreTroll

EpreTroll . 1 day ago

What they need is some Dutch men to build a slick new delta works

A Hope For The Last!

A Hope For The Last! . 2 days ago

New Orleans is pretty much America's Atlantis. At least that's my takeaway.

Victor

Victor . 2 days ago

Why New Orleans -geography- SUCKS!

Divergent Droid

Divergent Droid . 2 days ago

Why would you call the United States a Global Empire? Do you think the Queen knows about this hostile takeover that's going to happen to subjugate all these other countries to their will? Do ya think they will use the bio-terrorism virus mask and vaccine combo to do it?

Cj Ayers

Cj Ayers . 2 days ago

Tell me why this was in my suggested and I was literally just in New Orleans a few hours ago😂

J G

J G . 2 days ago

Probably the only way to save NOLA now, is to destroy the city district by district incrementally, dredge up the seabed, fill in the 'bowl', and rebuild on top of the new ground, so it can stay about a few metres above sea level and buy it centuries of more time.

archtroll

archtroll . 2 days ago

born on the bayouuuuuuuu!

Pinion512

Pinion512 . 2 days ago

After Katrina, when everything was a wasted mess, dirt should have been hauled in to build the city up. But in typical stupid Louisiana fashion, they did nothing of the sort. Clock is ticking for a bigass flood again.

Angela Hernandez

Angela Hernandez . 2 days ago

Watching this after hurricane Ida and just feeling more sad.

DonutEater

DonutEater . 2 days ago

Plus, along with every other city on the Lower Mississippi, Middle Mississippi, or Illinois rivers, they drink Chicago's sewage

Prototype Dogs

Prototype Dogs . 2 days ago

Can't they just expand the city towards the West and build a Dam

ReidySmeidy

ReidySmeidy . 2 days ago

Don't you mean the entire state of Louisiana needs to be relocated? Yeah, we are sort of effed down here. And your pronunciation did not bother me that much. Didn't even notice your pronunciation of "Atchafalaya" till it was pointed out. Note we do not pronounce anything within our state correctly so don't feel too bad.

Dan Phillips

Dan Phillips . 2 days ago

Can't say I'm shocked that we did something without thinking through the long term consequences.

DynestiGTI

DynestiGTI . 2 days ago

New Orleans bout to be Atlantis

Alexandre Clemson

Alexandre Clemson . 2 days ago

Shitty place to live

Augustus Campbell

Augustus Campbell . 2 days ago

I feel like I am depressed.

Marco Grosso

Marco Grosso . 2 days ago

Went to NO 7 years ago for my 21st Birthday. Buornon street and French Quarters were amazing. The ppl, the food, everything.

kevin brown

kevin brown . 2 days ago

They blew up the levees say the real 😡

T.J.

T.J. . 3 days ago

So basically to everyone viewing this in 2988 this is a documentary based on the Ancient city of New Orleans Aka modern Atlantis which is currently underwater while being debated if it even existed. Yes, we were here 9/25/21

longfootbuddy

longfootbuddy . 3 days ago

lets spend a few zillion dollars to keep the dump afloat

Roosevelt Emile

Roosevelt Emile . 3 days ago

Sounds like New Orleans can either follow the Dutches' method of dealing with water or they can build a lot of pipelines and send water to the dry west coast.

Hans Hoerdemann

Hans Hoerdemann . 3 days ago

Well done.

jake segoria

jake segoria . 3 days ago

I needed this

Pierre Soorden

Pierre Soorden . 3 days ago

Louisiana is ok

Worst Girl

Worst Girl . 3 days ago

I also love New Orleans, mostly for the food and the culture. But I wouldn't want to live there.

Tyler K

Tyler K . 3 days ago

Should I be worried living here

FBI

FBI . 4 days ago

You do know that a ship in the Mississippi could actually carry a lot more than that 10 or 12 trucks and and could’ve literally cut transportation cost in half rail roads in the US is terrible and you got to maintain the rail line You don’t need to do that with the Mississippi airplanes seriously don’t you realize how expensive that is

r0bb1e

r0bb1e . 4 days ago

yo

Piotr Siemiński

Piotr Siemiński . 4 days ago

And not to mention that geopolitics, not freeing the slaves or preserving the constitution, was the main reason why Lincoln couldn't let the South secede. Fine with South Carolina or Alabama, but not with Mississippi, Arkansas, Tennessee, Kentucky, Missouri, and Louisiana. Civil War was essentially won by capturing New Orleans and Vicksburg, not by marching through Georgia or bleeding in Virginia.

Word Cripple

Word Cripple . 4 days ago

The only solution that I could suggest viably would be plant a hell of a lot more trees possibly at least having a tree per quarter acre, so as to have their roots be a natural water management system.



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