Do We Have to Unlearn Some the Lessons of 911?
|911 lesson||New Orleans lesson|
|Avoid big cities||Avoid small cities|
|Stay close to the ground||Stay high off the ground|
|Don't store fuel||Store fuel|
|Local governments are reliable||Local governments are unreliable|
Addendum: This is embarrassing. I wrote “St. Louis” at first instead of “New Orleans.” (I might have been wondering if St. Louis might be vulnerable to some of the same problems as New Orleans … or maybe Louisiana somehow morphed into St. Louis.)