Bailout Rejected: Please Help the Rich

first_img Tagged with: Individual giving AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis See more funny videos at Funny or DieWith the subtitle “Wealthy financial institutions don’t have enough of your money yet”, this is a spoof DRTV fundraising appeal on behalf of ‘Save-a-Mega-Firm Miracle Fund’, courtesy of Funny or Die.“Why not sponsor a floundering financial institution?” asks the presenter.“For less than the price of a cup of coffee every day you could help keep a poorly managed corporation afloat” he adds.Supporters of this fund can receive updates from the bankers that they are sponsoring. One grateful letter is read out:“Dear Linda, thank you for the $40. Yesterday I was able to renew my subscription to Super Yacht Quarterly. PLus Lehman Brothers gave me a $2.4 million bonus. It was the first time I have smiled in many weeks.”Funny? Obvious? Maybe, but it made me smile. Bailout Rejected: Please Help the Rich Advertisementcenter_img  17 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 4 October 2008 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img

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