September is National Preparedness Month and, as we have seen countless times in the past, some folks are just woefully unprepared for _any_ emergency or disaster.
Given the state of world affairs, with war looming on the horizon over Syria and perhaps Ukraine, not to mention the Atlantic Hurricane Season having officially begun this week, it is timely that President Trump issued this Proclamation:
Says a lot about the guy, doesn't it?
McCain (surname) McCain is an English-language surname derived from Gaelic. The surname is an Anglicized form of the Gaelic Mac Cain, meaning "son of Cain (Cain)."
Cain-the first murderer.
Contentious U.S.-Canada trade talks ended on Friday with no deal to revamp the North American Free Trade Agreement after the mood soured, and President Donald Trump notified Congress of his intent to sign a bilateral trade pact with Mexico.
Major flooding ongoing in Pennsylvania right now - 8"+ in the last three hours.
Route 283 is closed in Lancaster near Manheim, PA - due to flooding.
333 PM EDT FRI AUG 31 2018
UPDATED 10:38 PM EDT (FRIDAY) SEE BOTTOM
Seven mainframe computers inside the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) are now offline for an unknown reason.
The loss of computing has also caused a significant number of US Spy Satellites to go offline.
UPDATE 8:33 PM EDT -- NUMEROUS COMMUNICATION SATELLITES ARE NOW GOING DOWN AS WELL
The cellular telephone network of AT&T has collapsed, with customers unable to make or receive cellular calls for HOURS in EVERY major U.S. city.