Politicians -- Not the Bible -- Create Flooding in Dallas Area

Dallas Observer | August 23, 2004
The mayor of a Dallas suburb says July floods that killed four were biblical, but major research in the past decade has identified a very non-biblical culprit in modern flooding: runoff. The Trinity River project, at a cost of billions, actually makes flooding worse.

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