Brewster's Lefty is world class

The scene from a Gulf Coast bridgeThere is a blogger in Brewster named "Lefty" who is reporting on the government's failures in the Gulf Coast as well or better than any newspaper or other media in the U.S.

Here's the first 'graf of today's post, "There are some who feel that, since the people of New Orleans knew they were living in an area vulnerable to natural disasters, the rest of the country, including our federal government, bears no responsibility for the fate of that city. A sort ofcaveat emptor philosophy, based on the belief, not in itself without merit, in personal responsibility for one's own choices. A city is built on a flood plain; that city gets wiped out -- their problem, not ours.

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