September 19, 2005
New Orleans Death Toll at 579Topics: Natural Disasters
... terrible for the victims, their family, their friends.
But also much less than the 10,000 or higher widely predicted.
And, BTW, much less than the more than 35,000 killed by a heat wave in Europe two summers ago.
You recall the debate that set off about European heartlessness, racism and discrimination? No, neither do I.
Posted by tim at September 19, 2005 5:57 PM
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