Perhaps that underappreciated philosopher, Kim Kardashian, said it best: "New Orleans deserves this."
The reality TV star is dating running back Reggie Bush of the New Orleans Saints, who won the Super Bowl Sunday night. The victory came four years and five months after Hurricane Katrina almost wiped the city off the map.
The Saints' only championship in their 43-year history is emblematic of New Orleans' recovery. When residents had reason to give up, their spirit prevailed. They rebuilt their homes and their lives.