Jose Mujica -- The "poorest president in the world." Donates 90% of his monthly income of $12,000 to charity, drives a Volkswagen Beetle, and lives on a small farm near the capital. Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20243493 Las Vegas, Human Rights, Incr Man, Leader Blushes, U.S. Presidents, Generous Presidents, Jose Mujica, Incredible Man
Jose' Mujica - 77 year old president of Uruguay - donates 90% of his salary to charity. Lives on $1250 per month, has no bank accounts, drives a VW worth $1945, lives in a farmhouse with his wife and dog. Country is known for its low level of corruption. Says he sleeps well at night. If you ever find yourself asking, "What would Jesus do?" I think this might be the answer..
Texas Marijuana Penalty Reduction Bill Hearing Today | House Bill 184 is scheduled for a hearing today. The bill does not decriminalize marijuana in Texas, but the penalties for possession of up to an ounce would be reduced from up to 6 months in jail and a $2000 fine to a $500 fine with no jail time.
"As I held her hand and saw mortal life drain from her fingers, I confess I was overcome. Before I married her, she had been the girl of my dreams, to use the words of a song then popular. She was my dear companion for more than two-thirds of a century, my equal before the lord - really, my superior. And now in my old age, she has again become the girl of my dreams." [President Gordon B. Hinckley about his wife, Marjorie]
Legalize marijuana, but don't let big business and government take over growing it! People should be able to grow marijuana, just like having a vegetable garden. A great ebook that has interesting recipes for Dragon mints and Cannabis chocolates: MARIJUANA - Guide to Buying, Growing, Harvesting, and Making Medical Marijuana Oil and Delicious Candies to Treat Pain and Ailments by Mary Bendis, Second Edition. Only 2.99. www.muzzymemo.com
"Jon Shenk’s The Island President is the story of President Mohamed Nasheed of the Maldives. After bringing democracy to the Maldives after thirty years of despotic rule, Nasheed is now faced with an even greater challenge: as one of the most low-lying countries in the world, a rise of three feet in sea level would submerge the 1200 islands of the Maldives enough to make them uninhabitable"