[R-G] Barbara Bush: Destruction of NOLA "a good thing for refugees"
david.mcr at earthlink.net
Tue Sep 6 09:31:17 MDT 2005
A short story about a woman who is way out of touch. I just heard the
segment on TV, and
unhappily it is true. This is the Bush family. (Texas is a great state, I
don't doubt folks there
are being wonderful - but her comment on "this is working very well for
them" is unbelievable).
> Date: 9/6/2005 4:56:06 AM
> [Barbara Bush says destruction of New Orleans was
> "a good thing for the refugees"!!!
> "What I'm hearing is they all want to stay in Texas. Everyone is so
> overwhelmed with the hospitality. And so many of the people in the arena
> here, you know, were underprivileged anyway so this (she chuckled)
> -- this is working very well for them."
> Absolutely un-effing-believable! What an ignorant, callous, insensitive
> b**ch! No wonder her son, the President was upset that the Gulf coast
> disaster interupted his vacation! -mart]
> sent by Allen J. Burton - Sep 5, 2005
> Oh, SO not kidding.
> Mrs. Bush made her remarks on the National Public Radio program
> "Marketplace" after visiting hurricane relief centers in Houston with a
> delegation that included her husband, former President George H.W. Bush,
> former President Bill Clinton.
> In a segment at the top of the show on the surge of evacuees to the Texas
> city, Barbara Bush said: "Almost everyone I've talked to wants to move to
> Then she added: "What I'm hearing is they all want to stay in Texas.
> Everyone is so overwhelmed with the hospitality".
> "And so many of the people in the arena here, you know, were
> anyway so this (she chuckled)--this is working very well for them."
> See Editor & Publisher:
> This is even worse when you hear the audio:
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