Water shortage in Detroit. Huh?


Short follow-up from yesterdays post on how survival issues are increasingly getting in the way of finding solutions to the epidemic. This summer I was sad to read that people in Detroit are having serious water shortages, see http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/jul/21/detroit-water-shutoff-life-or-death. That’s right, Detroit is right by the Great Lakes, and yet they have water shortages. When there are water shortages in the Sahara it’s not that weird, but Detroit? I know that the city has fallen on hard times, but water is such a basic need. Whatever happened to the American dream? Maybe Blofeld drank it all…