The Associated Press
Oct. 02, 2002
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``If it looks like it's coming, go visit a relative in Houston or Nashville or somewhere, but get the hell out of here,'' said Mayor Ben Morris of Slidell, northeast of New Orleans, as Hurricane Lili churned toward the Gulf Coast.
``It was a nice, strong rally, to be sure, but we have seen some strategists suggesting that this is the highest risk (for stocks) since the 1950s,'' said Mike Weiner, managing director of equities at Banc One Investment Advisors. ``We keep getting these head fakes.''
``We will not be satisfied with Iraqi half-truths or Iraqi compromises or Iraqi efforts to get us back into the same swamp,'' Secretary of State Colin Powell declared as the Bush administration reacted skeptically to a new agreement between Baghdad and U.N. arms inspectors.
``They won't learn much with their eyes closed because they're disgusted,'' Little Chute, Wis., student Amy Richards said as she supported allowing students to dissect virtual animals on a computer instead of real animals in a lab.