Friday, March 18, 2011;
In your March 9 editorial about tapping the Strategic Petroleum Reserve ["A crude idea"] you said that historically, "presidents have tapped the reserve to cope with acts of God (hurricanes Ivan and Katrina) . . . ."
Hurricanes are not "acts of God." They can be described as "acts of nature" or "extraordinary events" or the like, but, since there is no evidence of a "God," the events are definitely not "acts of God." It might take insurance companies a long time to eliminate the terminology, but The Post should do it right now.
Michael Shaw, Reston