Wave of mutilation
Before and after from Digitalglobe.com
Don't expect the Sri Lankan government to help. Give a few bucks online to these organizations for a happier New Year:
The Red Cross www.redcross.org
United Nations World Food Programme www.wfp.org
Save the Children www.savethechildren.org
Mercy Corps www.mercycorps.org
other charities listed on the Tsunami Help blog tsunamihelp.blogspot.com
Other worthwhile charities:
Code Pink's Help Iraqis/Global Exchange fund for Falluja refugees www.codepinkalert.org
Canadian Harambee Education Society (send a Kenyan or Tanzanian girl to high school) www.canadianharambee.ca
Seismic monitor: www.iris.edu/seismon/
Why Michael Crichton is full of shit: "They don't call it science fiction for nothing."
Coming in January: "I Hate 2004"