As the world focuses on Japan, what is happening right under our noses? Anything newsworthy is being completely overshadowed. I am not trying to be crass or insensitive, what’s happening in Japan is truly heartbreaking, but some things are being severely exaggerated and creating mass panic. The reality, however, is being buried and only those of us that question everything are finding the truth.
The mantra, “never let a good crisis go to waste,” is starting to come into play as the politicians attempt to sneak stuff in under the radar. Just because this is not our crisis does not mean they won’t try to leverage it to their advantage.