Tourist Debbie Durso of Washington, Mich., said she asked a police officer for assistance and his response was, "'Go to hell — it's every man for himself.'"
"This is just insanity," she said. "We have no food, no water ... all these trucks and buses go by and they do nothing but wave."
And yet, Department of Homeland Security Officials looked at my incredulously when I suggested to them today that they revise the silly Emergency Preparedness Pamphlets being handed out at the Union Station "National Preparedness Month" kick off event to include the recommendation that people have guns - or simply some other means of adequate self protection. They were aghast that I would suggest the Government couldn't provide for an individuals protection.
Of course, it also raises the question of why the National Rifle Association isn't a Coalition Member of the campaign.
The Second Amendment is America's Original Homeland Security.