Thursday, March 18, 2010

I Missed The Earthquake In Hawaii, Did You?

Huh?  What's this guy talking about (on FoxNews last night)?:

"OBAMA: That also — I’m giving you an example of one that I consider important. It also affects Hawaii, which went through an earthquake. So that’s not just a Louisiana provision. That is a provision that affects every state that is going through a natural catastrophe."

Er, no.  But what the heck.  When you're making stuff up, you might as well go all in.


  1. Who's making stuff up?

    Hawaii had a 6.7 in 2006  for which it received federal emergency assistance after Bush declared a federal disaster.

  2. Maybe. But given the context I really and truly doubt that Obama had that one in mind as others have said much better than I. Hmm, I wonder whether Obama was really thinking of one of our other 57 states.

  3. As a follow-up to my earlier comment, see