Simi Valley Sophist

The Simi Valley Sophist ruminates on all manner of topics from the micro to the macro. SVS travels whatever path strikes his fancy. Encyclopedia Britannica: Sophist "Any of certain Greek lecturers, writers, and teachers in the 5th and 4th centuries BC, most of whom travelled about the Greek-speaking world giving instruction in a wide range of subjects in return ..."

Location: California, United States

Retired: 30years law enforcement-last 20 years Criminal Intelligence Detective.

Friday, September 30, 2005

We Can No Longer Trust the News During Emergencies

Today the fire in Simi Valley was under control for the entire day and there were absolutely no evacuations nor threats of evacuations within the city. Nevertheless, the media continued to advised that evacuations were ordered even in areas not threatened within the last 24 hours. So much for accurate reporting. Now where are the citizens expected to turn to for accurate information? It seems that New Orleans media reporting does not have anything on us.