Several things come to mind immediately!
1. NEVER assume any hurricane or tropical storm can't do damage.
2. Never assume food and gas will be readily available.
3. Never assume immediate help or medical aid is available during and after the storm.
4. Never assume utilities will be restored quickly.
And most importantly, take all storms seriously! Don't wait to prepare, make prepartions ahead of the storm! A storm coming anywhere close to where you live SHOULDN'T be greeted with a Storm Party! And remember, death and property losses don't always just happen to the other guy!
We learned that in the trenches, there are no Republicans or Democrats. Just people helping people.
We learned that heroes and heroines don't have to wear capes.
We learned that FEMA is no longer a four-letter word.
And Rush Limbaugh apparently doesn't own a mirror.
by Faith Reaper5 years ago
I do not know if this is a proper way to address this, but I am making a plea for a call to prayer for all those affected in this most dangerous storm's path (many here on HP, our friends, i.e., Colin a.k.a. Epigramman,...
by Stacie L5 years ago
I hope hubbers are staying aware of this massive storm today...I have family on the east coast and am worried as the waters are rising already before the storm hits.
by Jose Velasquez5 years ago
Hello Hubbers, I am posting this challenge in an effort to raise money for Hurricane Sandy. The challenge is simple, just write an original poem or short story about your experience with...
by Bruce Chamoff5 years ago
Hey everyone, I am reporting that I have some videos of Hurricane Sandy from my house in Long Island, New York, but 90% of the island is without power and reliable internet access. Yuck!I tried to upload the videos with...
by Susan Reid5 years ago
NJ Governor Chris Christie, who as recently as a week ago was a harsh critic of Obama's leadership has a new BFF: Barack Obama.He's been effusive (some believe TOO effusive) in his praise for the POTUS and his handling...
by Susan Reid4 years ago
I predict it's just a matter of time (hours, at most days) before the conspiracy theorists accuse President Obama of engineering (read: causing) today's horrific tornadoes in Oklahoma to take the media glare off his...
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