"There Is Fire In Our Crowded Theater" (Excerpt)
by Adam Gaertner
Excerpt: "250 million people live east of the Mississippi. Two million gallons of vinyl chloride might have something to say about that. Up to two and a half million gallons of one of the most toxic substances known to man have been released into the air, water and soil of the Eastern Seaboard, and are presently making their way south and east. Acid rain, which in this case is hydrochloric acid mixed with concentrated, unburned vinyl chloride, has (so far) been reported in every direction:
West: 400 miles west to Lafayette (probably further)
South: 800 miles southwest to Kentucky so far..."
Full, horrifying must-read article is here:
"The cloud of toxic chemicals that was created by the “controlled burn” was so large that it could literally be seen from space, and the long-term health problems that are being caused all over the east coast could stretch on for decades."
If you're not terrified you should be. God help us...