Thoughts on South African and international politics and culture

Thursday, September 01, 2005

Quote of the Day

"It's like being in a Third World country"

- Mitch Handrich, manager at Louisiana's biggest public hospital on the effects of Hurricane Katrina.

If I hear another person glibly refer to this as their "Asian Tsunami", and thus equate one American life to 2500 Indonesian ones, I may start to write letters.