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Streetwise: What is the worst natural disaster you've experienced?

Original post made on Mar 18, 2011

In the wake of Japan's deadly earthquake and tsunami, roving reporter Stan Wharton went to Blackhawk Plaza to ask ==B What is the worst natural disaster you've experienced?==

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, March 17, 2011, 12:04 PM

Comments (3)

Posted by Danville Dad, a resident of Montair Elementary School
on Mar 18, 2011 at 1:53 pm

Kind of a dumb question Stan. This is on par with the idiot CNN reporter asking the people of Japan "How scary has this been for you?".


Posted by pookie, a resident of Danville
on Mar 18, 2011 at 3:12 pm

I thought this would be an interesting article but instead I thought it lame. Could you not find anyone, anyone, who has gone through something to share??? More like just posting some pretty girls.


Posted by Jessica Lipsky, a resident of Danville
on Mar 20, 2011 at 7:36 pm

I think Stan did a good job of finding people with a varity of experiences - I expected to see a lot of Loma Prieta stories. I also imagine it's somewhat difficult to find people who have been through devestating natural disasters in the Blackhawk Plaza.

Jessica Lipsky
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