Actaually, they came and went. With a revengence.
"Fans clad in gold and black strolled around the French Quarter throughout a brilliantly sunny day, ready to look forward instead of looking back at those awful scenes of suffering inside the Superdome in the days after Katrina."
Oh - and U2/Green Day rocked! Not that I'm biased in any way. heh. heh heh.