> Been sitting here with my ass in a wad, wanting to speak out about the > bull**** going on in New Orleans. For the people of New Orleans... > First we would like to say, Sorry for your loss. With that said, > Let's go through a few hurricane rules: (Unlike an earthquake, we know > it's > coming) > > #1. A mandatory evacuation means just that...Get the hell out. Don't > blame the Government after they tell you to go. If they hadn't said > anything, I can see the argument. They said get out... if you didn't, > it's your fault, not theirs. (We don't want to hear it, even if you > don't have a car, you can get out.) > > #2. If there is an emergency, stock up on water and non-perishables. > If you didn't do this, it's not the Government's fault you're > starving. > > #2a. If you run out of food and water, find a store that has some. > (Remember, shoes, TV's, DVD's and CD's are not edible. Leave them > alone.) > > #2b. If the local store has been looted of food or water, leave your > neighbor's TV and stereo alone. (See #2a) They worked hard to get > their stuff. Just because they were smart enough to leave during a > mandatory evacuation, doesn't give you the right to take their > stuff...it's theirs, not yours. > > #3. If someone comes in to help you, don't shoot at them and then > complain no one is helping you. I'm not getting shot to help save > some dumbass who didn't leave when told to do so. > > #4. If you are in your house that is completely under water, your > belongings are probably too far gone for anyone to want them. If > someone does want them, let them have them and hopefully they'll die > in the filth. Just leave! (It's New Orleans, find a voodoo warrior > and put a curse on them.) > > #5. My tax money should not pay to rebuild a 2 million dollar house, a > sports stadium or a floating casino. Also, my tax money shouldn't go > to rebuild a city that is under sea level. You wouldn't build your > house on quicksand would you? You want to live below sea-level, do > your country some good and join the Navy. > > #6. Regardless of what the Poverty Pimps Jessie Jackson and Al > Sharpton want you to believe, The US Government didn't create the > Hurricane as a way to eradicate the black people of New Orleans; > (Neither did Russia as a way to destroy America). The US Government > didn't cause global warming that caused the hurricane (We've been > coming out of an ice age for over a million years). > > #7. The government isn't responsible for giving you anything. This is > the land of the free and the home of the brave, but you gotta work > for what you want. McDonalds and Wal-Mart are always hiring, get a > damn job and stop spooning off the people who are actually working > for a living. President Kennedy said it best..."Ask not what your > country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country." > > Thank you for allowing me to rant.