Since this storm has hit, I have been staying at home and watching the news, which is a non stop tear jerker. Bush had to cut his vacation short, boo fucking hoo. Too bad most of our money and troops are tied up in a senseless war in Iraq. I hope this country finally sees how incompetent George W. really is. My heart goes out to the people who are homeless and injured, shook up and confused. I can’t believe this is happening here, it’s like a bad movie. Hard to laugh at the moment with so much suffering going on.
“If it keeps on rainin’, levee’s goin’ to break,
If it keeps on rainin’, levee’s goin’ to break,
When The Levee Breaks I’ll have no place to stay.
Mean old levee taught me to weep and moan,
Lord, mean old levee taught me to weep and moan,
Got what it takes to make a mountain man leave his home,
Oh, well, oh, well, oh, well.
Don’t it make you feel bad
When you’re tryin’ to find your way home,
You don’t know which way to go?
If you’re goin’ down South
They go no work to do,
If you don’t know about Chicago.
Cryin’ won’t help you, prayin’ won’t do you no good,
Now, cryin’ won’t help you, prayin’ won’t do you no good,
When the levee breaks, mama, you got to move.” Led Zeppelin
One of the only things that has made me burst out laughing lately is this: