[LMB] OT: shock of the real, spam, the BBC
mathews55 at msn.com
Tue Apr 21 01:01:24 BST 2020
Ah. Okay. And of course I'm speaking from Florida, where there is a lot of poverty.
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Subject: Re: [LMB] OT: shock of the real, spam, the BBC
Pat Mathews says:
>Uh, no, Pouncer. It's not that the parents are incapable of making the kids'
>lunches, it's that they can't afford to feed them. The kids were depending on
>those meals in school to begin with. Wages these days are not in keeping
>with the cost of living.
:Let's pursue this off-list. I advise that school lunch finance was a peculiar
interest of mine during my tenure on the local public school district board
of directors. I'm not ignorant of the declared goals addressing the
publicized problems. I have a perspective on the implementation of
the mandated processes that doesn't get nearly the amount of media
attention that so important a function deserves. Happy to compare notes.
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