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EXCLUSIVE: Red Cross Runs Campaign-Like Ad Featuring Obama

americathebeautiful Wrote: Nov 03, 2012 8:53 AM
Yes, Yes, Yes, and Yes, Upsidedown. You couldn't be more right. Hence I DO NOT contribute to the Red Cross since learning that and the annual salary of the CEO. They are a thoroughly DISGUSTING organization. A bunch of greedy B*sturds. Now I contribute to Samaritan's Purse where almost $.95 on the dollar goes to those in need (This is run by Franklin Graham) and I contribute to St. Lukes Childrens Research Hospital where over $.85 on the dollar goes to the kids. I recommend those organizations whole heartedly. If someone wants to help the NY area and NJ area please contact the local authorities and they will recommend how you can give directly to those people in need.

On Friday night, swing-voters across the nation saw a one-minute advertisement paid for by the Red Cross featuring President Barack Obama.

The ad comes on the weekend before the election, and while the Red Cross does unquestionable good for millions of Americans, the choice to run this ad comes noticeably close to a campaign endorsement for President Obama.

Here’s the transcript from the ad:

When a natural disaster strikes, it can leave tens of thousands of families in need of help, and it can also bring out the best in the American people....