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Response to hedgehog (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2013, 03:42 PM

22. I could not disagree more. Storm chasers such as Reed Timmer ...

and others provide real-time eyes on the ground, which assist local news teams in providing residents with immediate and precisely localized warnings. Calling it "disaster porn" is misinformed, at best.
Disaster, or "storm porn" consists of every fucking network morning news show broadcasting live from the scene on the morning after, as their stars elbow each other out of the way in order to ask survivors questions like, "How do you feel?"

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