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Another view on hurricane response

Dear Editor:

Politicians are so good at diverting blame, resources, funds and attention. Next time a hurricane makes landfall, a levy breaks and causes massive flooding, I think we should airlift politicians and start dropping them into the gap to see if they can divert water. Please start with Dizzy “Yeeeeaaaghh” Dean.

P.S. Maybe the news media should start reporting the news after it happens instead of making dumb-ass predictions and misleading reports.



Thank you to all the people that donated time, clothes and money to help the victims of Katrina.

Garrett Gillen



Carbondale

(formerly of New Orleans)


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