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2012-11-01 -Signs, Portents, and the Weather-
Sandy-Starved New Yorkers Dumpster Dive - Video
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Posted by DarthVader 2012-11-01 17:17|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [372 views ]  Top

#1 My question is... why didn't they stock up on canned rations and propane heat stoves before hand?

I guess this is what decades of government dependency breeds. When government goes away, the people have no idea what to do.

Really can't feel to sorry for 'em either.
Posted by DarthVader 2012-11-01 17:19||   2012-11-01 17:19|| Front Page Top

#2 These are the people who elect politicians that call for shutting down Texas and Arizona power plants via their EPA agents. Maybe the intelligent ones will start asking themselves where all this bounty comes from when the bounty no longer arrives.
Posted by Procopius2k 2012-11-01 18:17||   2012-11-01 18:17|| Front Page Top

#3 BTW, the real intelligent ones will finally grasp what happens to large metro areas IF a civil war ever broke out again disrupting those lines of supply and energy.
Posted by Procopius2k 2012-11-01 18:19||   2012-11-01 18:19|| Front Page Top

#4 People have been dumpster diving in NY for decades, since they invented dumpsters.
Posted by Glenmore 2012-11-01 19:57||   2012-11-01 19:57|| Front Page Top

#5 And NY Health Dept won't let you and me distribute food to the hungry - it might make them sick.
Posted by Glenmore 2012-11-01 19:58||   2012-11-01 19:58|| Front Page Top

#6 Heard about several restaurants being shut down by NYC health officials while trying to provide free food, Glenmore. Apparently they were trying to serve food without the benefit of electricity.
Posted by Mullah Richard 2012-11-01 20:54||   2012-11-01 20:54|| Front Page Top

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