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I am for doing good to the poor, but I differ in opinion of the means. I think the best way of doing good to the poor, is not making them easy in poverty, but leading or driving them out of it. In my youth I travelled much, and I observed in different countries, that the more public provisions were made for the poor, the less they provided for themselves, and of course became poorer. And, on the contrary, the less was done for them, the more they did for themselves, and became richer. -- Benjamin Franklin (from here)
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From time to time I get one of those chain mails that constantly weave their way through cyberspace. What I think happens to be the most humorous and thoughtful ones I post. LETTER FROM THE BOSS….. As the CEO of … Continue reading
Will socialized medicine be good for the members of the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)? No. Then why does the AARP support our government’s takeover of health care. What follows is a simple explanation. Our government funds this political … Continue reading
Every news source has a fault, and Mark Levin most certainly has his. Levin is an angry man, and anger tends to be both infectious and tiring. Nonetheless, I listen to Levin. Why? Levin does his research and presents supporting … Continue reading
From time to time I post one of the pages from Grace for the Moment by Max Lucado. Something about that page in particular grabs my attention. So I decide to write and share my thoughts. Getting Our Attention Joel … Continue reading