Disasters bring out the best and worse of people. And while there may be a few TV sets that wandered off the biggest looters wear suits and use pens. The sad part is that for everyone who made a killing there are several who can't and won't have their losses made good. There are long term effects that remain unclear and none too hopeful.


Exploitation and corruption are as much a part of large scale disasters as emergency crews and the need to work together.