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View Diary: Meet the Wilks Brothers-Using the riches that the Lord has blessed them with. (26 comments)

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  •  Dipping from the public well... (8+ / 0-)

    "He formed a small masonry business and soon built dozens of Texas and Oklahoma area high schools, municipal buildings and even OSU’s Boone Pickens Stadium."

    So this family got filthy rich by building public funded buildings that have a social and community purpose. How many others who made it rich, got there through government contracts and now pat themselves on the back.

    Not to mention the MIC. A truck business in my home town went from building garbage trucks and fire trucks to building those Humvees sp? There are now lots of folks out of work.

    "Compassion is the keen awareness of the interdependence of all things." Thomas Merton

    by createpeace on Mon Jul 07, 2014 at 07:50:35 AM PDT

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