There has been a major fire on an oil platform about 100 miles off Bombay, India. More than 300 people have been rescued, but there are 45 missing and four confirmed deaths. The oil platform is being listed as destroyed.
This is injury on top of injury for the region: according to this article the worst monsoon rains on record are paralyzing life in Bombay. (Use title link.)
Quotation of the Day… - (Don Boudreaux) Tweet… is from page 257 of my late Nobel-laureate colleague Jim Buchanan’s brilliant 1979 paper “Natural and Artifactual Man” as this paper...
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