... while Rome burnt to the ground.
Here's our President yesterday, while
hundreds probably thousands of U.S. citizens lay dying. While dead bodies floated through the streets of a major city so devastated an entire evacuation has been ordered. Where not enough National Guardsmen can mount sufficient rescue efforts because ... well, too many of them are in Iraq.
If you're looking for resources (more info, how to help, etc.), Boing Boing is a good place to start.
Maybe I'll forward that link on to the White House. That is, if they're even awake yet.