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Drudge Reports And Blitzing The Floods

by | 24th, July 2007

“LOOTING, PANIC BUYING…” says the headline of the knowing Drudge Report . But what does it know? Not much.

Tewkesbury is the UK’s New Orleans. Or not. There is no looting. Panic buying means buying bottled water.

And over at the BBC, the water’s German :

It was not only businesses which were counting the cost. Householders were returning to homes still soaking after the flood water had subsided.

As she surveyed the ruined sofa in her living room, pensioner Jean Vale, 66, admitted she was on the edge of tears.

“I feel like I’m two minutes away from crying,” she said.

“But the only thing you can do is laugh. You’ve got to show the blitz spirit.”

Are we defeated? Never!

On Friday, Bill

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