That's Irony For Ya
So, we have Hurricane John threatening Mexico, while Hurricane Ernesto (since downgraded...ALOT) threatened Florida.If common sense ruled the world, Hurrican Juan would threaten Mexico, and Hurricane Ernest (since downgraded...ALOT) would have threatened Florida. Of course, if common sense ruled the world, the media would stop obsessing over the latest chance to blame Bush for a natural disaster and start obsessing over the latest chance to blame Bush for a man-made one in the making. The media is now also in hyperventilation mode over the Katrina anniversary. What will they have to say when an American city can't be rebuilt due to the half-life of U-235 (700 million years), or Plutonium?
Posted by: greyrooster at August 30, 2006 07:45 PM
Posted by: jesusland joe at August 30, 2006 07:52 PM
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Posted by: greyrooster at August 30, 2006 08:18 PM
Have you seen what Popular Mechanics does do debunk the Katrina myths? It's excellent material
a good summary overview:
and the original:
Posted by: ytba at August 30, 2006 08:19 PM
If a dude who confesses to killing a 9 year old can wipe the war in Lebanon off the front pages, an anniversary where only the most corrupt city in America is the last and slowest to recover, will not garner attention past tomorrow.
Bush made sure Nagin stayed in power. Because if anyone else in power would do things the right way and totally screw up his plans to sink the city and leave all them po folks left behind.
Posted by: SeeMonk at August 30, 2006 09:28 PM
Isn't it Bush's fault unless proven otherwise? And in those cases you just report NOTHING?
Isn't that how it goes?
Posted by: Mark at August 31, 2006 12:03 AM
Posted by: Vinnie at August 31, 2006 12:44 AM
..... wait for it .....
The idiots would still blame Bush.
Posted by: JeepThang at August 31, 2006 04:20 PM
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