After reading this, my portable blood pressure machine nearly burst.
Asked in an interview with the Daily Herald, a suburban Chicago paper, whether it makes sense to spend billions rebuilding a city that lies below sea level, a reference to New Orleans, Hastert replied, ``I don't know. That doesn't make sense to me.''
He added it was a question ``that certainly we should ask. And, you know, it looks like a lot of that place could be bulldozed.''
I need drugs, and a nap after reading this.
The venerable Times-Picayune, which abandoned its facility and has been publishing only on the web since Tuesday, has a better story.
Forget what I said about coming back to work.
You're fired, Asshole.