https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/sep/06/hurricanes-bahamas-dorian-existential-threat Good morning all, Ref article's title; Build some non-hurricane hardened residential dwellings on land subject to devastation and watch the word "existential" get overused. A parallel title could be "100 persons died in metro Los Angeles within 24 hours". True, correct, useless info. It's a matter of routine - just like hurricanes. Note term "economic contributors". Re: "What else can we do but remain resilient and continue to build stronger." : Relocate ! Ref: "...in need of global support"; Doesn't Cuba have an immigration program ? Also volunteer for their annual sugar cane harvest. Free lunch provided: sugar sweetened water. If someone in the Bahamas flees to attic space and "uncertain" ... while up there, read (NO CANDLES !) "Life on the Mississippi".