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bobbieinok Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-08-05 07:53 PM
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CNN report- many more Americans pray for tsunami victims than
Edited on Sat Jan-08-05 07:55 PM by bobbieinok
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http://www.cnn.com/2005/US/01/06/tsunami.poll/index.htm...

Americans polled offer more prayer than cash
70 percent surveyed said U.S. doing enough for tsunami victims
Thursday, January 6, 2005 Posted: 8:56 PM EST (0156 GMT)

(CNN) -- Almost three-quarters of Americans surveyed in a poll released Thursday have prayed for victims of the southern Asia tsunamis, but when it comes to cash donations, only 45 percent have pulled out their wallets.


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Liberal Veteran Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-08-05 07:54 PM
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1. Faith-based tsunami relief....
Yay!
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Maple Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-08-05 07:55 PM
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2. Yeah, talk is
cheap.
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Warpy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-08-05 08:17 PM
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4. GMTA
I was just thinking that myself.
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w4rma Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-08-05 08:01 PM
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3. I find 45% a bit hard to believe. When the pollster asked the question
maybe alot interpreted the question as "Did you give money to the tsunami victims? Yes, my government pledged $350m".

And some were also probably lying.
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