Example: [Collected via e-mail, 2005]
I've been seeing the below message passed around a lot on myspace.com. Its probably being floated on other websites as well and email.s Its an Open letter from Michael Moore to President Bush regarding Hurricane Katrina. I haven't seen thise on the news yet (could be my bad) but I just want to know if this letter from Michael Moore to President Bush is authentic.
Dear Mr. Bush:
Any idea where all our helicopters are? It's Day 5 of Hurricane Katrina and thousands remain stranded in New Orleans and need to be airlifted. Where on earth could you have misplaced all our military choppers? Do you need help finding them? I once lost my car in a Sears parking lot. Man, was that a drag.
Also, any idea where all our national guard soldiers are? We could really use them right now for the type of thing they signed up to do like helping with national disasters. How come they weren't there to begin with?
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One such criticism is excerpted above, an opinion piece by filmmaker Michael Moore entitled "Vacation is
Last updated: 2 September 2005