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Giving Thanks for America's Givers

Wayne251 Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 6:59 AM
It is sad that the lame stream media refuses to emphasize these stories of how free enterprising Americans are the ones who actually do the real help, and not the government. ABC, CBS, MSNBC, NBC, CNN all are so hellbent on demonstrating how the government is benevolent, they refuse to cover the real stories of how Americans survive. Then we elect a communist to be President so the lies can be exaggerated even further. I pray for all those suffering from the disasters, and of course I contribute to them directly, not through government offices. I want them to actually get the small amount of support I can give.

Chandler Osborn, 14, watched Fox News coverage of Hurricane Sandy last week and decided to take action.

"Last weekend, me and my younger brother, Cooper, 7, did a fundraiser in Colorado Springs to help the people" affected by the storm, he told me. The siblings set up a table at the Colorado Springs Sugar Plum Festival, gave away patriotic car magnets and pins for any donations, and collected signatures on a giant banner of support for the victims. "We raised $612 in one weekend."

The Osborns joined countless Americans across the country who stepped up, in small and large ways, to...