Wednesday, September 07, 2005

Hello Iowa?

We didn't pick the blog name 'Iowa Ennui' for nothin'.

... The airplanes are ready and the housing available, but Hurricane Katrina refugees apparently don't want to move to Iowa.

Gov. Tom Vilsack said the state was prepared to accept about 1,000 refugees Tuesday, but they decided to remain in the Houston Astrodome and consider their options. ... (Link)

We hope they come, because Iowans can be nice to strangers...at least for a short time. However, we expect most of the evacuees that make it to Iowa will eventually be singing along with Ben Folds & longing for that NOLA style.


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