I’m both a two-time ex-Washingtonian and a survivor of Hurricane Hugo, so I do feel for y’all.
Get a good nap today. If the weather forecast holds for tonight, you won’t be getting any sleep. Whatever happens, believe me, it will be easier to bear if you get a nap before the commotion starts instead of no nap and no sleep between now and maybe noon Friday.
I faced Hurricane Hugo 200 miles inland from a town just west of Charlotte, North Carolina, and on three hours’ notice.
Compared to a lot of my neighbors, I got off pretty lightly, but some of the memories aren’t going to go away.p>After 14 years, I still get twitchy and irritated when I hear chainsaws — because I heard chainsaws constantly for a MONTH after Hugo hit…. br> — Elizabeth Whitaker br> Easley, SC /p>
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?