Note that San Francisco is out of the dust cone. However, if Yellowstone lets go big-time, the whole west coast will probably shiver and shake like a bowl full of jelly in sympathy.
I found this tidbit especially amusing:
That’s according to the South African news website Praag, which said that the African National Congress was offered $10 billion a year for 10 years if it would build temporary housing for Americans in case of an eruption.
The Praag article says that the South African government fears that placing so many Americans in South Africa could dramatically change the country.
“South Africa will not be part of the plan, because there is a risk that millions of white Americans could be sent to South Africa in an emergency situation and that this would pose a risk to black national culture identity,” Dr. Siph Matwetwe, spokesman for the Department of Foreign Affairs, is quoted as saying.
Gaffes occur when somebody slips and accidentally tells the truth: In this case, that South Africa has become a bastion of anti-white apartheid.
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