Texas Gov. Rick Perry took an aerial tour of Granbury, which was devastated Wednesday night by a tornado with winds of up to 200 miles an hour. At least six people were killed. (May 17)
ciril: One of these days, the plebs will realize that none of the powers that be really WANT to end illegal immigration. To the contrary, they WANT illegal immigration. Politicians use it to drum up votes. The right plays the law and order card of "just enforce our laws" while at the same time catering to the xenophobic and downright racist elements of their base. The left highlights the genuine humanitarian issues involved and caters to the minority communities who feel targeted as the other even if they are natural born citizens. Both will come to the polls on election day. But more importantly, businesses want an cheap, disposable, and exploitable labor force who will work hard for nothing and not complain. Nothing's going to change, guys, nothing.