@Miss Havisham@twitter For god's sake. What is the right thing to do then? To do nothing, stay in the US and ignore Iraq entirely? To go there, but refuse to receive any income? What is it?
@OneTooManySpoons Some of the BASIC expectations on women (to be perceived as hygienic): remove hair on body (legs, underarms, upper lip, nether). Decent hair (this cost can skyrocket for black women). Tampons/pads. >5 shirts and >3 pants. Moisturizer and lip tint/chapstick. Bras and underwear (the latter which periodically needs to be replaced due to point 3. I'm not even talking about frivolous extras that can make the difference between being seen as just acceptable versus competent. This really is the bare minimum to be "normal". Mike, this stuff costs money. Real cash money.
@highfivesforall The Sharepin! Join the Google Group of Hairpinners giving stuff away to each other!
@Mike Dang OK, I AM GOING TO TRY IT. Thanks!
BUT HOW? "Dear Financial Aid Office, Please give me more money so I can attend your fine institution?" Or is there anything else to cover? Btw, this post is mad timely.
…Three credit scores? There’s more than one?! Whattt is FICO then? Aaaah, I remain completely befuddled by this whole credit score thing.
@Megan Patterson@facebook Clearly you need to hire other people to do the thinking for you.
.."I hired a team" So the way to make money is to get other people to do the work for you while you sleep! GOT IT.