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  •  I am pretty sure (1+ / 0-)
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    that Lloyd Blankfein has done more "good" than Mother Teresa.
    He paid a boatload in taxes and she did nothing to help the poor according to Christopher Hitchens.

    •  She really didn't (1+ / 0-)
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      because if she really wanted to help eliminate poverty, she would have provided the people she tried to help with contraception and instructions on how to use it... but, she was Catholic, so instead it was more "fight the fire as we feed the flames".  

      I believe M.T. had a heart of gold.  It's just too bad that faith and dogma blinded her to reality.

      Odds and ends about life in Japan:

      by Hatrax on Wed Sep 18, 2013 at 11:17:06 PM PDT

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      •  I did notice, however, that when she was (1+ / 0-)
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        I believe M.T. had a heart of gold.
        in her final illness, her own hospital wasn't good enough for her, she was a patient somewhere else.  

        "My country, right or wrong; if right, to be kept right; and if wrong, to be set right." -- Sen Carl Schurz 1872

        by Calamity Jean on Thu Sep 19, 2013 at 10:13:20 AM PDT

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