Wednesday, October 19, 2005
Phew! Made It!
I really feel sorry for those people in the affected areas. Much of last year's hurricane damage in south Florida hasn't been fixed and as if that wasn't enough, Katrina caused much more damage than the media has reported - due to their preoccupation with New Orleans.
The past 2 weeks have reminded me just how fortunate I am to live in Canada - and especially Alberta: no earthquakes, tsunamis, hurricanes - just the occasional tornado. No disease, famine, civil war, minimal crime and poverty, and one of the highest standards of living in the world. Sometimes, issues like Paul Martin's (lack of) integrity seem utterly trivial to me.
I have a lot of work to take care of, so I probably won't have time to post again until the weekend.