Death toll in Oklahoma tornado could soon reach 91

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    Too many natural calamities are hitting the US at regular intervals!

    One wonders why.

    The weather has indeed changed all over the world!
     
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    America focuses too much on building wooden houses, with a generous helping of plastic and ply-boards. It's about time to seriously consider steel, concrete, brick, and cement-mortar.
     
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    Underground shelters are the most effective means to save lives.
     
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    Fema uses 'Waffle House index' to take stock of Oklahoma tornado disaster | World news | guardian.co.uk

     
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    So who will be held accountable for the inaccurate reporting of lives lost?
     
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    http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/22/us/oklahoma-tornado.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0
     
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    Nothing stands up to 300 mph winds.

    Storm shelters in demand after tornado

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    @W.G.Ewald why can't US build houses brick ,cement ,concrete and steel for a change.I never get the logic of plywoodhouses in US
     
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    See post #9. Tornadoes can lift railroad freight cars and throw them like toys.
     
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