Red Cross or Red Crayon?

The Red Cross has been warning us for years that in event of an emergency, preparation counts.   So intent is the Red Cross on helping us prepare that they have created a variety of checklists for all sorts of natural or man-made disasters. There’s a list for tornadoes, for hurricanes, for tsunamis and for [Read More…]

Notes on Japan

Albert Einstein once said “it has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.” But Einstein made those comments long before Mother Nature flipped the technologically-enriched county of Japan over on its nose and left it crying “Ojisan.” Watching one of the world’s great powers sagging like a clothesline under a wet wool [Read More…]