Clesus makes some good points about the Recent Six Flags Dust up. It's more complicated that it appears at first glance.
It's a little disappointing to have a local AP staffer fail to make any mention of the City's position in such an article. For once the Times Picayune seems to have done a better job of explaining the situation.
Even a blind squirrel occasionally finds an acorn. But, contrary to popular belief squirrels don't remember where they bury acorns, they just bury them. When winter rolls around they often dig up acorns other squirrels have buried. It sort of evens out in the end I guess.
It also seems Six Flags may have been overstating their losses on the insurance claim, at least their claim was defeated in court.