Tuesday, 30 October 2012


How about this measured response from Huff&Post...

...who you'd expect to come up with something like this:

Update: I guess I spoke too soon. As soon as the site got back to normal, there was this:
And, yeah, of course that death-toll is counting. When I first saw it, it was at 29, by the time I screen-grabbed it 33, now 38.

Not as flashy as the National Debt Clock (not that they wouldn't be able to accommodate a HURRICANE HOLOCAUST), and not yet as inspired as when McDonald's decided to stop at "Billions and Billions Served", but it's something. At least they got the "at least" in there. That's journalistic integrity.