Checking a Number for Palindromic Behavior

rurpy at rurpy at
Thu Oct 22 07:53:29 CEST 2009

On 10/21/2009 03:13 PM, Lie Ryan wrote:
> > rurpy at wrote:
>> >> On 10/21/2009 01:40 AM, Lie Ryan wrote:
>>> >>> As a metaphor, which one do you think is better in the long term:
>>> >>> charities or microcredits?
>> >>
>> >> Both of course.  Why on earth would anyone think there
>> >> is a simple, single, best answer for complex problems?
> >
> > Nope, read again. On the *long term* (as I have stated in the question),
> > microcredits is proven to be much more effective to solving poverty. In
> > the short term, charities will have much quicker effect but not one that
> > is lasting and in fact too much charities makes a lot more problems.

Uh, let's see, charity is no longer needed since micro-
credits have been *proven* to eliminate their need.

OK.  Since we have now entered la-la land, I think
I'll let myself out quietly by the back door... :-)

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