This airdrop of supplies reminds me of something from World War II. I wonder why they weren't able to do this last week.
Technical Sgt. James L. Harper Jr./U.S. Air Force via AP
In this Jan. 18, 2010 photo released by the U.S. Air Force, a plane drops humanitarian aid into Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The U.S. military is conducting humanitarian and disaster relief operations as part of Operation Unified Response after an earthquake struck the country Jan. 12.