Random pickings from a Lutheran pastor devoted to the life of Christ in the Body of Christ for the life of the world.
A line from Casablanca comes to mind, "I'm shocked, shocked to find out that financial shenanigans are going on!"
"Shocked"? Really? ;-)
Why should anyone be shocked? After all, we are in a recession. Drop the money-maker quickly. I guess sarcasm is not very becoming of me. It is my sneaking suspicious that there are ulterior motives lurking somewhere.