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Refugee Cornerites in Dallas

Dallas is home to lots of

hurricane refugees. If this means you, and you’re a Corner reader (which

obviously you must be), e-mail me at rdreher@dallasnews.com and tell me

where you are. If you’re a Corner reader who has family holed up in a hotel

here in Big D, let me know. There are lots of relief efforts now being

organized, and while I can’t make any promises, I’d like to marshal NRO

readers here to do what we can to take care of our own little platoon. It’s

the Burkean thing to do, after all.

(The fire brigade has arrived at the burning Quarter shoe store.

Hallelujah.)

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