If you haven't given yet...

Earlier there was a bit of a to-do about Target's saying "no" to all solicitations, including the annual Salvation Army drive. There's also been a whole "buy blue" thing happening, in which people that vote "blue" are supposed to buy from companies that support "blue" causes (for example, Powells is preferable to Amazon).

Now, here's a conundrum: Walmart, a huge "red" supporter, has come to the Salvation Army's aid:Wal-Mart's Salvation Army save (รพ: Major Dad 1984). So, what do "blues" do? Here's my suggestion: forget the blue/red crap (for a great rant on that topic, go read Aravis' blog). People aren't one or the other, and neither are corporations.

Give to Sally A. and feel good about it.

'Nuff said.

No comments: