Hurricanes are equal opportunity destroyers. The hooked-in have escape hatches when forewarned; a home on higher ground, friends with light and heat, funds for an extended hotel stay. But the rest stay put, through the cold, wet, and fear.
Just as President Obama said in his address on Tuesday to all of the victims of this disaster, "America is with you" and we are. Many Americans across the country are wondering what they can do to aid their family, friends and comrades on the East Coast.