Wednesday, November 10

Stingy Ass Yanks

it really doesn't surprise me as i live in arkansas, but it might to those from the blue states on the east coast... a chicago sun article notes the giving per capita is far lower in the northeast than it is in the south...

the survey is based on residents' average adjusted income and itemized charitable donations reported on 2002 federal tax returns, the latest year available...

of course those from the north claim there is a reason, but it probably is just that they don't know what it is like to be poor and the south has been spawning some of the nation's top companies for a few years now and those benefiting from that growth are giving back to their communities and those in need...

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