Whether fib or flub, he claimed 10,000 people had died. Shame on Bush for drawing needed resources away from Kansas. Shame!
The actual number of tornado fatalities? Twelve.
Now in 2011, the death toll from the tornadoes in Joplin has risen to over a hundred. Where is President Obama?
But hey, I ain’t judging… Maybe Michelle’s friend’s father died in Britain or something.
More pics here.
MORE: Moonbattery fleshes it out.
UPDATE: A week after the fact, he finally gets to Joplin… Where he chews gum during the solemn memorial service.