Re: (For chi. Mai) Tham kha?o thie^m ve^` danh tu+` "ta`i phie^.t" :-)



Ho^`i ddi ho.c, Tui la^'y co' 2 lo+'p Economy, Ho.c xong que^n tuo^'t
luo^'t. Cha(?ng ca^`n ai da.y Tui, hay ddo.c he^'t ba ca'i ddie^`u le^.
trong ca'i contract giu+~ Tui vo+'i nha` bank, Tui cu~ng bie^'t
chuye^.n ... vay thi` pha?i tra?. Va` ngu+o+`i cho vay, mu.c ddi'ch
cu?a Ho. la` dde^? kie^'m lo+`i.

Da^n ddi la`m, lu'c khoe? ma.nh thi` ne^n mua short term, & longterm
disabilities, va` dde^? da`nh $ dda(.ng du`ng khi hu+~u su+.. ie tai
na.n. Co`n bi.nh ta^.t thi` dda~ co' Social sevices cu?a chi'nh phu? lo
cho. Tha^'t nghie^.p thi` dda~ co' 6, hay 12 tha'ng lu+o+ng tha^'t
nghie^.p dde^? ddi ti`m vie^.c kha'c. Ne^'u ho. kho^ng ti`m ddu+o+.c
vie^.c kha'c ma` vi` ba?nh qua', cu~ng kho^ng ddi la`m job lao ddo^.ng
i't $ ddu+o.+c, thi` cu+' vie^.c than ... cho no ho+i.

Co`n ca'i da^n mu+o+.n $ dde^? ddi du li.ch ba.c nga`n, dda'nh ba`i
thua va`i chu.c nga`n. No+. nga^.p dda^`u ... nhu+ng kho^ng muo^'n
tra?, thi` ho. ra`nh chuye^.n khai bankrupcy nhie^`u ho+n Tui ddo' ma`.
Nha` bank va` con no+. dde^`u be^n ta'm la.ng, ngu+o+`i 1/2 ca^n vo+'i
nhau. Cha(?ng de^~ gi` ma` ai hu't ddu+o+.c ma'u mu? cu?a ai.

Va? la.i, tho+`i buo^?i na`y, nha` bank kho^ng pha?i cu?a rie^ng ai.
Tui co' $ ddem go+?i nha` bank, ho. la^'y $ cu?a Tui cho vay mu+o+.n,
va` chia $ lo+`i cho Tui. Con ni't cu~ng bie^'t chuye^.n na`y, da^u
ca^`n pha?i la^'y ma^'y lo+'p MBA, ro^`i ... vung tay qua' tra'n.


nt wrote:
jupiterean wrote:
Tre^n nguye^n ta('c thi` JoJ cu~ng ra^'t coi tro.ng personal
responsibilities nhu+ chi. Mai va^.y . Chuye^.n tha`nh ba.i trong
-do+`i pha^`n lo+'n do ca'i cho^~ na`y.

Nhu+ng JoJ tha^'y cu~ng nhie^`u khi ngu+o+`i ta bi. do^`n vo^ -du+o+`ng
cu`ng -do' chi. Mai. Nhu+~ng hoa`n ca?nh kho^ng ai control -du+o+.c
nhu+ tai na.n, be^.nh ta^.t, ma^'t vie^.c kho^ng do lo^~i cu?a mi`nh,
v.v...de^~ -da^?y ngu+o+`i ta vo^ cho^~ no+. na^`n.

Well vie^'t to+'i -da^y thi` JoJ la.i tha^'y ca'i cho^~ na`y. Thu+'
nhu+'t business kho^ng pha?i charity, ca^`n pha?i ra.ch ro`i hai thu+'
na`y ra, do+? do+? u+o+ng u+o+ng la.i che^'t ca? -da'm . Thu+' nhi`
la`m sao business pha^n bie^.t ra tru+o+`ng ho+.p na`o la` "-da'ng
-do+`i" co`n tru+o+`ng ho+.p na`o la` "-da'ng thu+o+ng", vi` ho. -da^u
pha?i social services -da^u .

Well somewhere there should be a balance point between the two sides
:-)))

Ca'i balance la` cho^~ limit tie^`n u?ng ho^. cho political campaigns
dde^? tra'nh chuye^.n "pay off". Tu.i no' muo+'n MBA's writing
contracts dde^'n ddo^. Harvard's Law professor co`n hie^?u ho?ng no^?i
huo^'ng chi thuo+`ng da^n...

Nuo+'c My~ va` nha` truo+`ng ddang theo chu? thuye^'t "dumbing down on
America" tha`nh ra ho. ho?ng care da.y tre? tho+ ve^` finance and
responsibilities...
Co`n immigrants i't ho.c ho?i thi` coi nhu+ he^'t ki'u! :-)

Nhu+~ng chi'nh kha'ch va` nhu+~ng tri' thu+'c bie^'t quan ta^m (about
people and national debts) pha?i bie^'t care (hong ca^`n bie^'t ta? hay
hu+~u!)...

Chi. Mai, n.t. kho^ng muo^'n ddu+a va^'n dde^` "class envying" dzo^
dda^y... Don't misunderstand me. That's entirely another topic.

Later,
n.t.






JoJ

Mai Dao wrote:
Cha(?ng le~ Tin tu+'c cu?a PBS la.i dda'ng dde^? Tui tin theo, trong
khi nhu+~ng gi` Tui vie^'t la` do Tui tu+. tha^'y hoa(.c tu+. nha^.n
ddi.nh a`.

Tui nho+' hi`nh nhu+ ... PBS kho^ng ddu+o+.c chi'nh phu? fund cho nu+~a
(hoa(.c ca('t ga^`n he^'t), vi` tho^ng tin kho^ng chi'nh xa'c, thie^n
ta?.... Nhu+ng Ho. cu~ng kho^ng tu+. gia?i ta'n, ma` quay qua xin $ Ba'
Ta'nh dde^? survive. Ca'i vu. tho^ng tin kho^ng chi'nh xa'c thi` Tui
tha^'y ra^'t ro~ ra`ng. Co`n ma^'y ngu+o+`i chi? bie^'t nghe, ma`
kho^ng bie^'t tu+. nha^.n ddi.nh la^'y, thi` Tui mie^~n ba`n. Co' ba`n
thi` Ho. cu~ng kho^ng hie^?u.

DDa~ la^u la('m ru`i, chi? khi na`o Tui lu+o+`i bie^'ng, kho^ng tra? $
ddu'ng ky` ha.n, thi` bi. charge va`i chu.c. DDo^i khi tra? tre^~, 1
va`i nga`y ho. cu~ng xi' xo'a, vi` nha` bank vo^'n cu?a Boeing, la` CT
cu~ cu?a Tui. Co`n la.i, Tui dde^`u paid off credit card bill mo^~i
tha'ng ma(.c du` interest cu?a credit card Tui du`ng ra^'t tha^'p, chi?
khoa?ng 5, 6%. Do ddo' ca'i lua^.n ddie^.u nha` bank hu't ma'u kho^ng
buy ddu+o+.c Tui.

Co`n ca'i da^n la`m i't, nhu+ng thi'ch tie^u nhie^`u, hoa(.c ru't $
dde^? co+` ba.c thi` ho. ra'ng ma` chi.u. DDa'm thie^n ta? thu+o+`ng
kho^ng control ddu+o+.c ho., va` kho^ng chi.u tra'ch nhie^.m ve^`
vie^.c ho. la`m, cu+' ddo^? thu+`a cho ngu+o+`i kha'c. DDa'm thie^n
Hu+~u conservative nhu+ Tui, bie^'t tha^n, ne^n co' i't tie^u i't, co'
nhie^`u tie^u nhie^`u (thu+.c ra la` bie^'t dde^? da`nh nu+~a), ne^n
cha(?ng no+. na^`n ai, cu~ng cha(?ng lo chuye^.n bi. tha^'t nghie^.p
hay tro^ng mong gi` va`o nhu+~ng chu+o+ng tri`nh xa~ ho^.i.

nt wrote:
Watch Online ve^` ca'i dda'm ta`i phie^.t hu't ma'u nguo+`i :-)
Ma'u ai? Xuo+ng ma'u cu?a 99.99 ddo^`ng ba`o ca^`n cu` sie^ng na(ng
ca`y bu+`a, trong ddo' co' n.t. va` chi. Mai va` nhu+~ng nguo+`i bie^'t
pha?i bie^'t qua^'y kha'c :-)
(Co`n lua^.n ddie^.u CS cu?a hu`i tho+`i ga.t ga^~m nho^`i so. da^n
thi` de.p qua mo^.t be^n!)

Li.ch su+? cu?a the? ti'n du.ng:
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/credit/view/

Ne^n nho+' la` nhu+~ng nha^n va^.t dduo+.c pho?ng va^'n trong chuo+ng
tri`nh la` average Americans chu+' kho^ng pha?i "dumb *ss" hoa(.c
"genius" he'ng! :-)

Federal government cu?a da^n thie^n hu+~u, kho^ng pha?i lu'c na`o cu~ng
provide jobs. Co' nhie^`u truo+`ng ho+.p la.i chi? du`ng "2000 jobs"
la`m ca'i ba'nh ve~. Be^n trong, la` dde^? hu't ma'u nguo+`i. Nghe
va` so sa'nh ky~ ca`ng profits cu?a big banks compared to Microsoft,
McDonals, etc...

Happy watching educational programs!

Cheers,
n.t.

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