Posts tagged ‘poor’

April 12, 2017

Poor get Papal Makeover

by duncanr

service wash, anyone?

Pope Francis has opened a laundrette offering free washers, driers, and irons for use of the poor and homeless –

hhmmm, ‘cleanliness is next to godliness‘ in action?

April 21, 2014

Something to Read : The Kindness Blog

by duncanr

pc readingevery now and again, I recommend another blog for MH regulars to read

today, my recommendation is the kindness blog

if ever you need reminding that there are good people in this world, read

Here’s a sample of what you may find there . . .

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April 8, 2014

Fuck the Poor

by duncanr

How concerned are we about those less fortunate than ourselves?

February 2, 2012

Mitt Romney : F*ck the Poor

by duncanr

Wealthy Republican, Mitt Romney who is campaigning to become his party’s choice to challenge Obama for the position of President of the USA is in a bit of bother for saying he’s not interested in America’s poor because they have a ‘safety net’. He did go on to say if that net had holes in it then as President he would mend them. What friends and foes have latched on to, however, is that part where he said he wasn’t concerned about the very poor – foes using it as ammunition to attack him, and friends waging a desperate exercise to limit the damage that remark may do to his electoral prospects