Harrisburg mayor plans 3-day fasting + prayers to solve financial crisis

Yeah, this might work. How about throwing in a prayer or two for the people of Japan or Haiti while you're in the "giving" spirit.

Comment by James on June 22, 2011 at 10:16pm

*facepalm*

 

Luckily that's in the state to the north of me, but the proximity is still too close for comfort.

Comment by Great Dane on June 23, 2011 at 8:11am

Is this for real!? - An officially elected mayor seriously believing that fasting and prayers will save and unite their city?

How about taking your job seriously and start working the city's social and economic strategies to make the city a place where people actually want to live in this time and age...

Come on America, how can you allow such nonsense in high office!

Comment by Jessica Gibson on June 23, 2011 at 8:13pm
Maybe they should fast for a month or two and see if THAT helps...
Comment by Stephen Walski on June 23, 2011 at 8:55pm
If they were really devote they would offer up the city financial planner as a human sacrifice. Would accomplish more.
Comment by Cameron W. on June 26, 2011 at 12:24am
So does this rank as being more or less stupid than the governor of Texas calling for a state-wide day of prayer for rain a few months ago?
Comment by Doug Reardon on June 26, 2011 at 12:32am
Not "more" or "less" but 'just as'
Comment by Dustin on June 26, 2011 at 12:58am
Harrisburg is only an hour away from me , maybe their prayer will help Maryland too!  :D

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