"It's extraordinary to me that the United States can find $700 billion to save Wall Street and the entire G8 can't find $25 billion dollars to saved 25,000 children who die every day from preventable diseases."
- BonoThe full story is, of course, more complex. But sometimes such blunt juxtaposotion throws new light on our assumptions and priorities.
UPDATE: Here's three.
UPDATE #2: And the other side of the equation is no longer looking like a given either.