Tag Archives: Disaster

Where Are the “Can Do!” Americans, Now That We Need Them?

The East Coast’s hurricane left vignettes demanding consideration, seems to me. The first is this image: Staten Island, a section of New York flooded, shocked and apparently immobilized. The next is:¬†Gasoline, an unpretty picture of our dependence upon fuel. That’s … Continue reading

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Stop the Earth; I Really Do Want to Get Off!

If you had expected the 1994, 6.7 Northridge, CA quake, would you,¬†in late 1993 have moved into the Northridge apartments that it collapsed? Silly question, of course. But you live on planet Earth without a thought, right? That’s not the … Continue reading

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