- LATimes.com | Royal Caribbean defends cruise-ship calls on Haiti after earthquake
I don’t know what some people want. A facebook friend of my linked to this article. He commented that he thought it would be about Royal Caribbean helping Haiti, but was dismayed to find that Royal Caribbean was actually continuing to do business in the region. He said that he would laugh if the ships sank. What gives? Was the $1 million pledge and delivery of supplies not good enough?
- CBS News | Wyclef Jean Slams Critics: “Mistakes Yes…Money for Personal Benefit? Absolutely Not”
It all depends on the circumstances under which the money was given. Point: People who do good things for others deserve to profit. Counterpoint: If the money was given to Wyclef’s charity under the condition that he not profit from it, then his profit would have been embezzlement.
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