Their Levees and Our Levees.....
Here's how the British hold back the waters from flooding London:
And the Dutch solution to protecting an entire nation that mostly rests below sea level:
The Italians are defending their city on the sea, Venice:
And the richest, most powerful and technologically advanced nation on earth...USA!!!!!! Go Corps of Engineers!!!!
Hey, it takes a lot of money to keep corrupt politicians corrupt...................
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