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Re: Looting

A number of readers sent me some quotes last night from a segment with Mary Landrieu on one of the cable talking-heads shows on which she called some of the looters “obnoxious”–presumably ones looking for non-destroyed ipods–while excusing people looting for survival. It seems to me a public official should be saying “looting is criminal.” Period. Humane exceptions can be dealt with off cable TV.

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