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Old 01-18-2010, 12:08 PM   #52
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We have the ability and desire to help another nation quickly when a natural disaster happens. (Haiti)
Well, *some* of us do. You saw how Bush reacted when Katrina happened to our own people, yeah?
I admit a lot of things were done wrong, but didn't a lot of it start with their local governments? Like the Mayor Nagin & the idiot Gov Landrieu? Who refused to let the Feds move in supplies beforehand & the fact that Nagin had no idea if there were any supplies in the SuperDome before he sent people there?

But that is a WHOLE 'nother thread.

Vagabond, I'm not sure that color has anything to do with it. I was just curious about your reasons. Apparently I touched a nerve.
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