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Hannah Bell Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-16-10 12:51 PM
Response to Reply #44
51. he's not helping the ill or less fortunate. he's helping himself. you might investigate
beyond the PR releases.
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  -Alyssa Milano: I challenge any corporation to match my $50,000 donation to the U.S. Fund for UNICEF Amerigo Vespucci  Jan-15-10 12:29 AM   #0 
  - K&R  Parker CA   Jan-15-10 12:34 AM   #1 
  - Hope that inspires people to give - although some companies already are.  Make7   Jan-15-10 12:41 AM   #2 
  - I work for a Cox subsidiary.  kcass1954   Jan-15-10 07:56 PM   #30 
  - Nice  Juche   Jan-15-10 12:41 AM   #3 
  - Good for Milano.  Vidar   Jan-15-10 12:46 AM   #4 
  - Fantastic.  avaistheone1   Jan-15-10 01:26 AM   #5 
  - She is a very smart woman - I am glad to see this, hope she gets some  old mark   Jan-15-10 02:58 AM   #6 
  - Two BIG thumbs up to her! nt  Raine   Jan-15-10 03:21 AM   #7 
  - She gets more than just two thumbs up for me.  TheEuclideanOne   Jan-15-10 06:24 PM   #21 
  - I didn't know about her charity in Ethiopia! fantastic! (nt)  ima_sinnic   Jan-15-10 04:12 AM   #8 
  - there are a lot of celebrities who have charities they support that they  roguevalley   Jan-15-10 11:14 PM   #36 
  - Donate the Bonuses.  HughBeaumont   Jan-15-10 04:50 AM   #9 
  - That was my immediate reaction...  Amerigo Vespucci   Jan-15-10 08:04 AM   #10 
  - Damned Hollywood Libruls!  Stinky The Clown   Jan-15-10 08:06 AM   #11 
  - Maybe Rush will match it.  progressoid   Jan-15-10 10:53 AM   #12 
  - intelligent, beautiful, and charitable..  frylock   Jan-15-10 04:02 PM   #13 
  - K & R  Scurrilous   Jan-15-10 05:42 PM   #14 
  - How wonderful that a Wealthy member of the Upper class can write a check for 50 Grand to help .....  Techn0Girl   Jan-15-10 05:47 PM   #15 
  - Yeah, what a bitch!  Lautremont   Jan-15-10 06:00 PM   #17 
  - You're so right. It would be much better if she had just tweeted for others to cough up some dough  Gormy Cuss   Jan-15-10 06:21 PM   #19 
  - Yeah, fuck generosity!  Starbucks Anarchist   Jan-15-10 06:22 PM   #20 
  - Yeah, sure are alot of them that aren't giving anything  TheEuclideanOne   Jan-15-10 06:34 PM   #22 
  - Give me a break. Most actresses don't make that much in a year  Lorien   Jan-15-10 07:12 PM   #27 
  - Yea, fuck that! Rich people shouldn't donate money to anything but the BMW dealership  EvolveOrConvolve   Jan-15-10 07:25 PM   #29 
  - bill gates *is* evil.  Hannah Bell   Jan-16-10 04:12 AM   #43 
     - Oh bullshit  EvolveOrConvolve   Jan-16-10 10:49 AM   #44 
        - he's not helping the ill or less fortunate. he's helping himself. you might investigate  Hannah Bell   Jan-16-10 12:51 PM   #51 
        - Beyond the press releases?  EvolveOrConvolve   Jan-16-10 06:18 PM   #56 
        - gates isn't just "some computer nerd", btw. he's scion of a family connected to the rockefeller  Hannah Bell   Jan-16-10 02:28 PM   #52 
  - How does idiocy feel?  Blue-Jay   Jan-15-10 07:59 PM   #31 
  - Rush? Is that you?  Beartracks   Jan-15-10 10:16 PM   #32 
  - Given the choices...  hughee99   Jan-15-10 10:26 PM   #33 
  - You. Have. Got. To. Be. Kidding.  apocalypsehow   Jan-15-10 10:52 PM   #34 
  - Right at the moment, I don't care where the money for Haiti comes from, so long as it comes!  LeftishBrit   Jan-16-10 03:28 PM   #53 
  - K&R  pleah   Jan-15-10 05:53 PM   #16 
  - I like her as an actress.  tabasco   Jan-15-10 06:02 PM   #18 
  - The best people are Democrats and Liberals  madmax   Jan-15-10 06:36 PM   #23 
  - she's the real thing  Locrian   Jan-15-10 07:04 PM   #24 
  - The CEO of United American Healthcare makes more than that in half an hour  Lorien   Jan-15-10 07:09 PM   #25 
  - Cool.  bigwillq   Jan-15-10 07:10 PM   #26 
  - I like the challenge aspect of her donation too  Fleshdancer   Jan-15-10 07:12 PM   #28 
  - k & R  donheld   Jan-15-10 11:03 PM   #35 
  - She is acting like that is something corporations should be doing  Taitertots   Jan-15-10 11:41 PM   #37 
  - How many people do you know who can donate 50k without robbing a bank first?  varelse   Jan-16-10 12:15 AM   #38 
  - Still doesn't make it something corporations should be doing  Taitertots   Jan-16-10 12:26 AM   #40 
     - Yeah you're right  varelse   Jan-16-10 12:27 AM   #41 
        - So between you and everyone you know there isn't a person with $5,000 in the bank  Taitertots   Jan-16-10 12:37 AM   #42 
           - That's correct - most of the people I know are in debt  varelse   Jan-16-10 06:53 PM   #57 
  - Why shouldn't corporations donate?  Arugula Latte   Jan-16-10 11:55 AM   #48 
  - Yes, why not? They're PEOPLE too.  lildreamer316   Jan-16-10 11:59 AM   #49 
  - It's something that everyone who can afford it should be doing!  LeftishBrit   Jan-16-10 03:52 PM   #55 
  - Good for her and it's free PR for them!  LatteLibertine   Jan-16-10 12:16 AM   #39 
  - Considering Google and Microsoft have donated 45 million, Alyssa should probably just STFU, and do  Dave From Canada   Jan-16-10 11:14 AM   #45 
  - I see nothing wrong of her challenging corporations to match her donation  newspeak   Jan-16-10 11:53 AM   #47 
     - I see it as a chance for her to say "Hey, look how great I am." One should do charity work for the  Dave From Canada   Jan-16-10 12:27 PM   #50 
        - well, that's what you think  newspeak   Jan-16-10 03:46 PM   #54 
  - This thread will be much more impactful with pictures  Viking12   Jan-16-10 11:32 AM   #46 

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