No, seriously. What's the point?
I said the same thing back in 2005 when Lefties messed their diapers about GW Bush's fly-over of New Orleans, post-Katrina.
Will the President do triage? Dig rubble, or man the kitchen? The Missouri Highway Patrol issued a statement yesterday urging sightseers to stay away.
"Every news station is streaming this live and on the internet. If you want to watch and see the destruction, watch it on TV."When local conditions equal a war zone, and a POTUS appearance - by definition - creates huge disruptions and a drain on local resources, what good will it do for those suffering a horrid trauma to have the POTUS leave his Irish beer and English pudding to score face time in front of a TV camera?
It's why God made state governors.
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