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Originally Posted by hollowtek View Post

pr stunt? either way, better than none

Everything is a potential PR stunt.

What matters is that needy children got funding to help them live their lives just like you live yours.

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And the reason why i don't donate to charity? You always get people saying 'Is that all' I'm sorry but if i choose to donate something be happy, It's my money i earned it you guilt tripping asshats.

So your more worried about how you feel then helping someone in need? Very egocentric if you ask me.

Stop caring what people think of you. Any kind of charity is good.
Edited by kennyparker1337 - 5/12/13 at 8:06am
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Not enough if you ask me. Its not like Blizzard is cash poor.

Yeah that is the spirit, good stuff! thumb.gif Because Blizzard is a company with no shareholders and annoying game playing nightfreaks who demand update after update and game after game. They should either not donate this anormous pile of money or give it all away and stop making games in general. Top advice!
 
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Not enough if you ask me. Its not like Blizzard is cash poor.

granted rich people could afford to give a crap load of money, if middle income can survive decently, then so can someone making 500K a year, giving away 300K a year.

they still come out better than us.

take actors and sports athletes, thats plain ridiculous, making millions a year, I know I know, its based on ticket sales and merchandising, so really we are the ones paying that.

BUT, if sports, and entertainement sectors were taxed MUCH higher, say idk 40-60 percent, we would be out of dept VERY soon, and or some of that to better use like charites etc.

(not going into politics about other countries involvement) but where is that money going, massive houses, massive diamond rings etc., etc etc etc.

SO even if someone making 10 million a year on one movie production, gave 5 mil away to charity / taxes, you cannot tell me you still wouldnt be happy with 5 million, at SOME point there is too much money, if your worth is so high, and you have so much crap, wat a waste. at least spend it. its like hording money lmao..

all good if you like the smell / look of it lmao.

without really going into semantics, TECHNICALLY that paper money isn't worth crap. BUT even I know that we and I still use it.


all in all I cant say that if I won the lotto of a few hundred mil that I would or wouldnt keep it all, i like to think i would give a liitle away. i mean if i got 110 cool mil after taxes a good 10 mil to charity wouldnt hurt me right. considering the average person (50K a year) bearly makes 1 mil in their lifetime.

after all 5mil a year for 20 years, + or - a little right??

just my 2 cents
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But what about my sense of outrage. Where will i vent now.

Stop it blizzard, your breaking the internet.
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my son will be 2 on June 2nd. out of his almost 24 months of life he has spent a total of 16 months in Childrens Hospital in Denver due to an undiagnosed GI Tract issue that rejects all types of oral foods.....

reading things like this makes me happy! thank you to all of the people who donate, my family would not be the same without your care and generosity!


if i could hug you all i would

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So glad to hear about Blizzard giving to a cause that truly makes a difference in millions of lives. thumb.gif
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And the reason why i don't donate to charity? You always get people saying 'Is that all' I'm sorry but if i choose to donate something be happy, It's my money i earned it you guilt tripping asshats.

Or, you could donate to charity, not publicize it, so no one could potentially make you feel guilty for not giving enough. wink.gif

Or, you could just not allow those people to make you feel bad.
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So glad to hear about Blizzard giving to a cause that truly makes a difference in millions of lives. thumb.gif

That's the spirit. thumb.gif
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post #38 of 39
Something even if is a little amount helps, no matter how much money Blizzard donates it will never be enough for some people rolleyes.gif, good job Blizzard applaud.gif
post #39 of 39
This is great I think every company should do this. The company im working for does the same thing once a year. Employees are also encouraged to donate and we take off a day of work to help with the community volunteering.
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