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Do the LA county fires worry you?

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Arguments For


At least 1000 residents evacuated. Four separate wildfires continue to burn as of Friday 8/28. Mountains and costal areas are affected.[1] Fire is not yet 100% contained. As of Aug 30, 2009 there are now 10,000 homes threatened by the fire.[2]

Arguments Against


Progress on containment has been made and only affects a small population that I am not a part of.

Sources


 1  [a url=http://www.reuters.com/article/latestCrisis/idUSN28356814]"Thousands Evacuated in Los Angeles Wildfires"[/a] Aug 28, 2009 Milliken, Mary (www.reuters.com)
 2  [a url=http://www.reuters.com/article/newsOne/idUSTRE57R3G820090830?rpc=64]"Los Angeles wildfire forces thousands from homes"[/a] Aug 30, 2009 Milliken, Mary (www.reuters.com)

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#LA Looks like there's no sign of any slowing down of these #fires. Luckily, I don't live anywhere near LA county.
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As I have friends and family near LA county, I wish them well and hope that they are all safe. - thorie (twitter) 0

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