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April 27, 2008

McCain vows protection from Cat 5 hurricanes

I'm thinking the senator has no clue as to what a Cat 5 hurricane is all about.

The senator also vowed to protect New Orleans from future Category 5 hurricanes, seeming to give little regard to costs. "First of all, to protect the lives of American citizens, we can always find the money,"
A Cat 5 is the big one™. There is no way you can protect a sub-sea level place like New Orleans from a Cat 5 unless you encased the whole city in some massive Sci-Fi type full city bubble 3 foot thick polycarbonate shield...which would take about a billion barrels of oil to make that much polycarbonate plastic...which would send AlGore into apoplexy. It would be cheaper to relocate the whole city inland to dry ground than it would be to protect it against a Cat 5.

Seriously - if a Cat 5 is coming, you don't need "protection" from it, you need to GET THE FUCK OUT.


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