VICKSBURG, MS - MAY 12: Guy Creekmoore prepares to take a boat out to check on his flooded home in the Chickasaw neighborhood May 12, 2011 in Vicksburg, Mississippi. The Mississippi river at ... more 
VICKSBURG, MS - MAY 12: Guy Creekmoore prepares to take a boat out to check on his flooded home in the Chickasaw neighborhood May 12, 2011 in Vicksburg, Mississippi. The Mississippi river at Vicksburg is expected to crest at a record 58.5 feet. Heavy rains have left the ground saturated, rivers swollen, and have caused widespread flooding in Mississippi, Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Arkansas. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Image) less 
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