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  •  Isn't there a lot of money (5+ / 0-)

    floating around Dallas and other big Texas cities? They could really afford to do this themselves. Better yet, that town needs to pull itself up by its own bootstraps! How about a kolache bake sale to help rebuild and pay for medical attention? That's the ticket!

    /snark

    I couldn't imagine refusing them but then I think we should help our neighbors in trouble, wherever they may be.

    Get old and do lots of stuff in the process. Half of the fun is trying everything out. --Noddy

    by Debby on Thu Apr 18, 2013 at 02:39:22 PM PDT

    •  They do have plenty of boots down there, so an (2+ / 0-)
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      Larry Parker, a2nite

      expectation that there would be lots of bootstraps for them to pull themselves up with would seem reasonable.

      And it feels like I'm livin'in the wasteland of the free ~ Iris DeMent, 1996

      by MrJersey on Thu Apr 18, 2013 at 03:09:25 PM PDT

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