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Seriously: Liberals Are Cheap with Charity

SpaceVegetable Wrote: Aug 21, 2012 2:04 PM
Actually, I think you mean Boston College. Boston University is not Jesuit. It's a far larger school than BC, has no football team (but a kick-butt hockey team), and is a bit further down Commonwealth Ave. (I'm a BU alumnus :-)
SpaceVegetable Wrote: Aug 21, 2012 7:33 PM
They had a football team when I was there, but they were never any good and decided to scrap the program. The hockey program has always been much better.

I went there for the engineering program, so I really didn't care about sports, anyway.
Bill1895 Wrote: Aug 21, 2012 3:21 PM
Or a school that over emphasis football may end up like Penn State.
DoctorRoy Wrote: Aug 21, 2012 3:07 PM
"A school without football is in danger of deteriorating into a medieval study hall."

Vince Lombardi

A new study produced by the Chronicle of Philanthropy shows that 14 out of the top 20 states in charitable giving are red, or Republican states, while 12 of the bottom 15 are blue, or Democrat states.

“The nation's sharp political divide can provide a clue to fundraisers,” writes the Chronicle. “The eight states that ranked highest in The Chronicle's analysis voted for John McCain in the last presidential contest while the seven lowest-ranking states supported Barack Obama.”

The study also found that the more religious states- which also happen to be more Republican- tend to give more than the...

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