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Quick Fix 6 — 9/12/05

1. APhoto Fix: Search and rescue personnel return to dry land after searching homes for survivors in the mid city section of New Orleans on Sunday. Currently, Louisiana’s death toll stands at only 157 here.

2. Cartoon Fix: Mike Luckovich (Barbara Bush & the Astrodome), Larry Wright (Supreme Court picks), and Brian Fairrington (Coffee).

3. Humor Fix: David Letterman’s “Top Ten Things You Don’t Want to Hear from Your New Teacher” here.

4. My Way Fix: This Day in History here, Today’s Birthdays here, and Word of the Day here.

5. Top of the News Fix: Bush denies racial component to response here, Senate to start Roberts’ hearings today here, Ophelia downgraded to tropical storm here, Sheehan: Storm victims ‘collateral damage’ of Iraq here, and Thousands remember 9/11 attacks here.

6. Opinion Fix: Theodore B. Olson/Wall Street Journal (Roberts deserves dignified process), Marvin Olasky/World Magazine (Americans are responding), Robert Novak/Chicago Sun-Times (Replacing O’Connor could get ugly), William Rees-Moog/London Times (Wind at Hillary’s Back), and Salman Rushdie/London Times (Fellow Muslims: It’s not the 8th century).

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