If you have been watching TV, it is unlikely you are aware that Hurricane Ike has been as devastating as Katrina. There has been a news blackout regarding Ike, with reporters unable to enter many areas:
The above video speaks of the news blackout in Bolivar, Texas. There are reports elsewhere on the Internet of similar ‘blackouts’ in other areas of Texas.
The following link has images showing the complete destruction Ike has wrought: The destruction of Hurricane Ike
Why hasn’t the media shown the true scale of this damage? Well your guess is as good as mine…