Jobs Americans Will Do

By Mark Krikorian on September 16, 2008

A friend in suburban Houston writes about the aftermath of Ike:

In my very spoiled town, the locals had no problem opening side streets (with chain saws), clearing driveways (ditto), and cleaning lawns on their own.

Sugar Land is normally the quintessential suburb where most lawn work is done by illegals.

The local citizenry had no problem rising to the occasion when the need arose.