Semper paratus

“We got some major water problems here with all the flooding going on .... I love it! Keep it coming, Mother Nature! Keep it coming!” Adam Skelos told his father, according to the complaint. Both laughed, and then Dean Skelos replied, “It will.”

— Excerpt from transcript in complaint against state senate majority leader Dean Skelos as recorded for U.S. Attorney for the Southern District Preet Bharara

Disaster’s a growth industry these days. Think of all the worst things that could happen to you, your family, your community, your business. Dystopian visions abound. You can’t be prepared enough.


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