by Freida Marie Crump
Greetings from the Ridge.
Web sites crashed, phone logs were clogged, relief agencies put out calls for volunteers to handle the millions of inquiries, and the story captured the headlines day after day. The Second Tsunami had begun.
Battleships steamed toward the ravaged coasts, the logistics of delivering the supplies became a nightmare, over $500 million was pledged by nations of the world, and militaries from