Samuel Jackson tweeted he's angry God steered Isaac away from the GOP convention in Tampa toward New Orleans. It was a close call. Tampa's city council rapidly passed a law banning gay marriage and that was enough to turn the hurricane toward New Orleans.
Mississippi ordered all casinos to close Tuesday as Isaac approached land. It's really ironic. When the U.S. gave the Indian tribes land with no water on it or no water near it, they did not realize they were giving Indians an unfair advantage in the casino business.
President Obama ordered FEMA to go to Louisiana Sunday to prepare for any storm damages. Every other year FEMA must go to New Orleans for either a hurricane or an oil spill. If FEMA just moved their headquarters there, it'd save them the six-month journey.
President Obama disclosed plans Tuesday to help lower gasoline prices in the wake of refinery fires and the hurricane-shutdown of the gulf oil rigs. He's considering tapping the strategic oil reserve. He wants to fix an emergency shortage in his job approval ratings.
National Go Topless Day was celebrated with demonstrations in New York and San Francisco Sunday. Hundreds of women bared their chests for the right to go topless in public. People support it because they feel there aren't enough car accidents from texting.
The National Academy of Sciences commissioned a test which found that teens who smoke pot risk a drop in their IQs. It was expensive. To get them to take the test they paid L.A. high school students one thousand dollars cash in seven crisp one hundred-dollar bills.