Ahhh NOLA, the gift that keeps on giving
A gift of generosity goes awry - baltimoresun.com
: "The Brown family of Louisiana fled Hurricane Katrina with nothing. The DiMaggio family and its Westminster church, the Firm Foundation Worship Center, had a vacant home and the desire to help.
But what seemed like a fortunate connection gradually dissolved into a flurry of accusations and bruised feelings.
Sandra and Keith Brown, who drove to Carroll County after the hurricane with seven of their eight children, say their hosts were patronizing and disrespectful. The DiMaggios said the Browns left the house in disarray and didn't appreciate all the community had done for them. The DiMaggios were stunned, they said, when they found the words 'MD sucks' spray-painted on the new white siding on the home's exterior."