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Lydia Leftcoast Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Aug-30-05 10:58 AM
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31. It's a different kind of disaster, but it's impacting more people

and it has destroyed more people's livelihoods.

On another thread, someone wondered if we'd have to have refugee camps for Americans. Yes, I think we will. :-(
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  -I'm sorry, this disaster is every bit as big as 9/11, maybe more... Dawgs  Aug-30-05 09:17 AM   #0 
  - phones NOT working, people not able to talk with families. We did NOT  rodeodance   Aug-30-05 09:19 AM   #1 
  - the anger will not be there. This was a natural disaster--  rodeodance   Aug-30-05 09:20 AM   #5 
  - There may be a lot of anger....  Henny Penny   Aug-30-05 09:29 AM   #15 
     - There was a great deal of anger toward Poppy Bush when he failed to....  Media_Lies_Daily   Aug-30-05 09:32 AM   #16 
     - lets hope Poppy set a precedent there! n/t  Henny Penny   Aug-30-05 09:35 AM   #17 
     - the webpages showing that are getting scrubbed n/t  wli   Aug-30-05 09:36 AM   #18 
  - The phone lines and cellphone masts are down  magellan   Aug-30-05 09:28 AM   #14 
  - I totally agree  Horse with no Name   Aug-30-05 09:20 AM   #2 
  - Because they can't use it as an excuse to take control of an oil-producing  bj2110   Aug-30-05 09:20 AM   #3 
  - Maybe Republicans don't consider NO as important as  raccoon   Aug-30-05 09:20 AM   #4 
  - Just the same as 9/11 he was AWOL  Botany   Aug-30-05 09:22 AM   #6 
  - Since its in the south  Jacobin   Aug-30-05 09:22 AM   #7 
  - Because he is a big, do-nothing, non-caring piece of shit.  driver8   Aug-30-05 09:23 AM   #8 
  - He is not up for re-Selection. Why bother? (nt)  CanOfWhoopAss   Aug-30-05 09:25 AM   #9 
  - 9/11 was sudden & shocking, an unimaginable event  Stephanie   Aug-30-05 09:25 AM   #10 
  - katrina = bigger impact over wider area than 9/11 but not as  msongs   Aug-30-05 09:26 AM   #11 
  - Shhhhh. Let him suck. Else he may declare a "War on Weather"  The Stranger   Aug-30-05 09:26 AM   #12 
  - Those "wars" would be just as effective as his "War on Terror".  Media_Lies_Daily   Aug-30-05 09:38 AM   #20 
  - With the loosening of arsenic standards,  ContraBass Black   Aug-30-05 09:40 AM   #21 
  - Oh I think this disaster effected far more than 9/11  liberal N proud   Aug-30-05 09:27 AM   #13 
  - How do you mean?  MostlyLurks   Aug-30-05 09:36 AM   #19 
  - also, Bushler & Cheney ordered 9/11, they didn't order Katrina. n/t  wli   Aug-30-05 09:40 AM   #22 
  - Skip the lectures. We get enough of that from the Freepers & NeoCons.  Media_Lies_Daily   Aug-30-05 09:41 AM   #23 
  - Whatever...  Dawgs   Aug-30-05 09:43 AM   #25 
  - No, I don't live in NO, MI or AL  MostlyLurks   Aug-30-05 09:55 AM   #27 
     - I never said it would have a "staggering NATIONAL impact" , and  Dawgs   Aug-30-05 10:01 AM   #28 
        - You read my first post selectively.  MostlyLurks   Aug-30-05 10:24 AM   #30 
  - Very well put !  mknmehappy   Aug-30-05 10:07 AM   #29 
  - this should be grounds for impeachment  cbear70   Aug-30-05 09:43 AM   #24 
  - Donate Red Cross  esvhicl   Aug-30-05 09:44 AM   #26 
  - It's a different kind of disaster, but it's impacting more people  Lydia Leftcoast   Aug-30-05 10:58 AM   #31 

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