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and people were surprised when it flooded?


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    deleted_user

    I’m having trouble finding out the point of interest in the picture.

    Ctrl-Alt-Elite

    i saw a video on hurricanes for science class a while backed. it was dated circa 1992ish, and this guy was like “New Orleans’ levy system is outdated, and if a hurricane hits there is no reliable pump to remove water from the inside.”
    everyone was all ‘NO WAI!’

    deleted_user

    lol Ctrl+Alt-Elite

    noodles

    Nobody was surprised that it flooded, they were surprised at how piss poor the FEMA/Bush Admin response was. Durrr….

    GrandAdmiralThrawn

    The sad thing is, FEMA and Bush were great. Every piece that failed was on the local level. Every Burro, Township, Town, City, County & State has & had been told that they need to be self sufficient for at least three to five days until a Federal response can be mobilized. America is big, it takes time to get things from Pennsylvania to Louisiana. I know; I was in a HUMMVEE Bush’s hands were largely tied by the Gov. of LA who refused to allow federal intervention & refused to allow National Guard troops from other States to offer… Read more »

    leprechaunman67

    Burros – what do donkeys have to do with anything???

    (Burro = donkey in Spanish…)

    haha – try “borough” maybe

    tripolar

    WTF did you THINK was going to happen?

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