Originally Posted by PCP
“Naturally I was a little hesitant about that, but [the captain] explained the situation and it seemed like he had a pretty good strategy,” Barksdale said. “We were going to try and get around the hurricane. Nobody knew that it was going to have the in-tensity and size it ended up having.”
So the reports of deaths in the Bahamas, terms like "Frankenstorm", predictions of at least one, if not two other fronts colliding with Sandy were explained away as no biggie because the captain had a good strategy? Maybe we should revisit the whole cult and brainwashing thing again.