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Originally posted by outsider
Those who didn't leave that were able have nobody to blame but themselves for their own ignorance.
While you can blame the government for allowing the levies to deteriorate to the point that they would not work with such a storm & thus destroying much of the city, you can't blame them for what is occurring to the people who refuse to listen.
Originally posted by TheShroudOfMemphis
You do realise 'means' and 'ignorance' are two different things right?
Glad to see compassion overwhelming America!
know that a few people thought to use this resource..
Including an 18 year old kid, who is a hero in my book..
He saved many lives..
Before residents had ever heard the words "Hurricane Katrina," the New Orleans TIMES-PICAYUNE ran a story warning residents: If you stay behind during a big storm, you'll be on your own!
TIMES-PICAYUNE published a story on July 24, 2005 stating: City, state and federal emergency officials are preparing to give a historically blunt message: "In the event of a major hurricane, you're on your own."