Saturday, February 19, 2005

Yahoo! News - Clinton, Bush Close to Tears in Tsunami Aid Tour

Yahoo! News - Clinton, Bush Close to Tears in Tsunami Aid Tour

Another touching story. As Bush Sr said, this transcends politics. Even though this happened almost two months ago, they still need help, so if you can help, please do so. You can find some organizations here.

Here is a website that details some of the tsunami's effects.

a surge of seawater more than 90 feet high

displaced 2 million cubic yards of sand -- enough to bury a football field 1,000 feet deep.

crest as high as the clock on San Francisco's Ferry Building.

left an estimated 288,000 people dead or missing from Thailand to Somalia