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September 03, 2005

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Red for A Day

Sarcastic. Possibly.

I rarely get as nausated by the news as I am now; but when white television announcers make the statement that certain political leaders in Louisiana are beginning to use the "R" word, I can hardly stand it.

It appears that only black people are capable of looting and uncivilized behaviour. Won't they be surprised!

Lee Kottner

Well, when you leave people in desperate straits, without food or water or shelter or a means to escape, desperate acts are sure to follow. Granted, a good bit of the looting was just opportunistic, but I suspect a good part of it was scavenging for necessities too. And who were the people who got left behind? Poor black people, for the most part. And if anybody thinks the poor white people left behind didn't do any looting, they're laughably naive. Anybody read "Lord of the Flies" lately?

Rob Kellerman

Re: This post --

Amen. Amen again. Yea verily. Absolutely. You go, girl.

You've expressed exactly what I wish I'd said, and more eloquently than I would've as well. To all readers of Spawn of Bloghorrea, step up to the plate. Open the pocketbook, write the check, do your part. And do it generously. Rob

Your last friend in Canada

As Celine Dion put it on Larry King the other night, "He (Bush) can send thousands of troops to another country to kill thousands of people but he can't rescue people in his own country".

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