On his television program last night, Glenn Beck relayed anecdotal evidence from workers with his Mercury One charity who are on the ground in Illinois to assist with the tornado recovery effort to declare that their efforts have been so successful that victims are telling FEMA trucks to go away because they do not want or need government assistance.
Pointing to a sign declaring “Please No More Donations,” Beck rejoiced that the community had come together to such an extent that places are being overwhelmed with assistance. Of course, underneath the “No More Donations” plea are further instructions as to where donations should be left. The rest of the sign is difficult to read, but it seems to be directing donations to some other location, presumably because, in every disaster like this, victims and aid organizations are overwhelmed with “SWEDOW—Stuff We Don’t Want.“
But based on Beck’s reporting, this is all a sign that freedom is on the march and FEMA is no longer necessary … just as Beck predicted two years ago when he began his Mercury One charity: