Mike's Blog Round Up

The Moderate Voice has a huge Katrina post on the Blog reaction...

the entire world is appalled, watching the richest country in the world let its people die of thirst, and yet that is the inevitable result of a ruling party who feels little obligation to its citizens," writes Shakespeare's Sister in a powerful and moving post. Go read it all.

Eyewitness Muse has this scoop: "Bush Recalled to National Guard"... Iraq-depleted, desperate Guard calling back those with unfilled commitments for hurricane emergency....

Where in the world is Dick Cheney? Planning a trip to Alberta's oilsands at Fort McMurray on September 9.

"The Rest of the Goddamn Nation" Those aren't the words of a starving prisoner of the New Orleans Superdome, radicalized by the realization that he or she may well die for lack of a school bus. They're the words of Col. Terry Ebert, director of Homeland Security for New Orleans. FEMA's response -- or lack thereof -- he told The New York Times, has been "criminal." oilsands at Fort McMurray on September 9.

"The Rest of the Goddamn Nation" Those aren't the words of a starving prisoner of the New Orleans Superdome, radicalized by the realization that he or she may well die for lack of a school bus. They're the words of Col. Terry Ebert, director of Homeland Security for New Orleans. FEMA's response -- or lack thereof -- he told The New York Times, has been "criminal."


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