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Reid: Sandy Was Much Worse Than Katrina, You Know

Michael IL Wrote: Jan 08, 2013 1:41 AM
Oh really! Then why hasn't the media been blathering about it 24/7, and why President Obama's Administration has dropped the ball big time? Could it be the "O" is their guy and they're circling the wagons to protect him from charges of incompetence? Perish the thought, the all knowing, all powerful "O" has everything under control.
Lars795 Wrote: Jan 08, 2013 2:21 AM
Thats it, kind of like the story of the little tailor. Whatever the facts and truth of the story are, the mainstream media will protect or boost Obama.

Whether he's publicly recapitulating the hallucinations of an imaginary friend, or wrongly assuring the public that various government programs are "fully funded," Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid tends to struggle with the truth.  The recent high-octane bout of partisan wrangling over whether to pass a porked-up Sandy relief bill is finally complete, and Reid is unhappy that Congress didn't spend more money.  To emphasize his frustration, he downplayed the severity of Hurricane Katrina's destruction in order to cast Sandy as far worse -- thus...