Ah yes, because you are not technically poor if you are starving until you sell of your fridge and car to buy food. How shallow is your morality?
It is impossible to live and work nowadays without a fridge or a car. And a microwave? An appliance one can buy for $20 dollars? THAT you claim is a sign of wealth???
"Lighthouses are more useful than churches."- Ben Franklin
"Religious bondage shackles and debilitates the mind and unfits it for every noble enterprise."- James Madison