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Disaster Ignorance

Ken5061 Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 10:37 AM
Well, all right, a nobody who thinks that if you work hard and save your money, you should not be able to spend it to get a room in an emergency rather than someone who did not work hard or did not save money. It is fuzzy thinking. Muggers think that way. You save your money so I can knock you on the head and take it, hey, I got to eat. Fuzzy or criminal thinking.
Here's a which-is-better question for you. Suppose a New Jersey motel room rented for $125 a night prior to Hurricane Sandy's devastation. When the hurricane hits, a husband, wife and their two youngsters might seek the comfort of renting two adjoining rooms. However, when they arrive at the motel, they find that rooms now rent for $250. At that price, they might decide to make do with one room. In my book, that would be wonderful. That decision would make a room available for another family who had to evacuate Sandy's wrath. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and others condemn this...