#StatenIsland is starting pt for the NY Marathon.Running by the freezing, hungry people waiting for rescue? Really?
— martha maccallum (@marthamaccallum) November 2, 2012
And precisely WHY I tell everyone to be prepared to fend for yourselves for DAYS and NEVER, EVER RECOMMEND ANYONE GIVE MONEY TO THE RED CROSS:
10 emergency response vehicles now en route to Staten Island loaded with comfort kits, snacks, shelf stable meals, water (11.1.12) #Sandy
— American Red Cross (@RedCross) November 1, 2012
NOVEMBER FIRST ?!?!?
They have all the money and ALL the resources in the world and their FIRST foray onto the borough is in RESPONSE to the borough president lighting them up on national TV.