"I don't think anybody anticipated the breach of the levees," President Bush told ABC's Diane Sawyer Sept. 1. Possibly he now regrets having made that statement reflecting as it does such abject ignorance. But I don't know. Perhaps no one in his inner circle has informed him that the press is awash with reports that lots of people anticipated massive flooding in New Orleans in the wake of a major hurricane, and that in consequence, his comment has drawn criticism.
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