My daughter is a nurse at the county hospital in phoenix. She sent me the advertisement for the bake sale they will have on Feb 8 to benefit the heart association. The ad says make a purchase and help fight heart disease and stroke, the first and third leading killers in this country. There is a picture of a table with all kinds of processed baked goods and they are also selling cheese nachos and cheese burritos. By-pass anyone?
It's called "Trying to appear like part of the solution while actually being part of the problem."
You may recall several months ago, I posted about a similar fund raiser by the "American Cancer Society." In a parking lot at Walgreen's, they were giving away free hot dogs to anyone who purchased a $1.00 raffle ticket. I wrote to the American Cancer Society, reminding them that on their own website, they recommend preventing cancer by avoiding processed meats &they specifically list hot dogs as ones to avoid. They wrote back to me, apologizing & saying they will "keep a closer eye on how they raise funds in the future."
Politicians should serve two terms.
One in office and one in prison.
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