CNN has an article/list of the things/money major corporations donated to the Katrina efforts. As much as I like to discuss how huge corporations are generally not too responsible, many of the corporations did right with this one. I plan to donated a small amount to Red Cross next week. Hey, I'm already a mentor for a child whose whole life is like a hurricane and I had to pay car insurance this month. Anyway, here's what Ford gave:
Ford Motor Credit Company is offering customers affected by Hurricane Katrina the opportunity to defer up to two vehicle payments.
Wow. Isn't that extremely considerate of them? And really helpful, too. Especially considering that ¼ of New Orleans lived below the poverty line and many of the residents didn't have means to get out of the city (i.e., a C-A-R). Thanks, Ford!
BK wants to share his odd experience from last night:
subject: blogable sighting last nightA camera-phone would have been handy last night..
I went to the TU football game... It was covered on
down in the "Mazzio's Family Zone" endzone I saw a
10-12 year old girl holding this poster:
I can only hope that ESPN didn't give it any airtime..
My guess is no.. since it wouldn't be PC to make fun
of it. and they'd have to