"Support our troops" wristbands provide only 1/3 support
Over at Slate, Timothy Noah notes how much money from so-called “awareness bracelets” actually go to the causes they purport to champion.
|Lance Armstrong Foundation
|supporting cancer survivors
|Red Cross, UNICEF, CARE
|Tsunami disaster relief
|Support our troops
I find it ironic that the “Support our troops” bracelet doesn’t actually support our troops. And is yellow really the right color to use to demonstrate support for the military?