Another comment from the popular Ron Paul thread. This kind of thinking has a logic to it. It's just a logic that's utterly at odds with my own.
Eric | 7/17/2007, 10:50 pm ESTI think rebuilding New Orleans is an utter waste of taxpayer resources. Government decision is based on patriotism and pure politics.
Private players would act in their own self-interest and determine whether it's viable to rebuild New Orleans.
Did the US government happen to start San Francisco, Seattle, or Boston? No, private individuals did.