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JHB Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-25-05 03:04 PM
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36. I've seen those. They also say "Made in China"
Worse yet, they're part of a scam: They cost about 3 bucks, and for each one sold $1 is supposed to be sent to support the USO.

Of course, the ol'bushit-o-meter starts dinging:

1) The things are so cheaply made, the seller's profit (over the donation) has got to be in the ballpark of $1.5 each. Not very efficient donating...

2) ...and just who makes sure that ANY money gets donated?
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  - I saw a yellow "pray for our troops" ribbon  leftchick   Jan-25-05 07:54 AM   #4 
  - I don't support the war  bryant69   Jan-25-05 08:02 AM   #8 
     - Like you, bryant, I pray for them, too. n/t  cry baby   Jan-25-05 08:34 AM   #13 
     - I think the people that buy these things  leftchick   Jan-25-05 08:38 AM   #14 
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  - Sing with me!  Botany   Jan-25-05 08:02 AM   #7 
  - They have to be camo  flvegan   Jan-25-05 08:03 AM   #9 
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        - Did the rules change?  lwfern   Jan-25-05 12:15 PM   #21 
           - If you look closely at your link  DistantWind88   Jan-25-05 02:29 PM   #22 
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                    - see my post above, AR 670-1  lwfern   Jan-25-05 02:57 PM   #32 
                       - There you go!  DistantWind88   Jan-25-05 02:57 PM   #33 
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