--Planes were delayed and redirected to alternate airports.
--Busses ran double shifts.
--An extra 1,500 taxi's were put into service.
--Construction was halted in many areas.
--Parents lit hundreds of thousands of candles and prayed.
--A 17 year old boy was found dead, having jumped from the window of his parent's apartment.
--the military rescheduled airforce drills and live-fire exercises.
--traffic was barred for a 200 meter radius.
--Public offices, major businesses, and the stock market opened an hour later than usual.
--Police escorts were provided to anyone needing transportation
Korean students took a test: the Scholastic Aptitude Test.
...what event in America garners such a response?
...how can a comparison between achievement be made between the ethos of two such nations?
...Is this the example America wants to emulate?