Bad Connection

From CNN’s Paula Zahn NOW (September 1), in an interview with Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-LA):

ZAHN: When an assessment can actually be made, what do you think the death toll might go up to in your state?

LANDRIEU: Paula, I don’t know what the gas prices are going to go up to, but it’s going to affect everyone in the country. We are the energy coast. We are the only energy coast in the nation.

ZAHN: Senator, Senator, sorry. Sorry to interrupt you. I know the signal is not clear at all. Actually, what I was asking you about was the death toll, because the governor of your state has predicted…