If You see a Homeless Person Do you . . .

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DWhen you see a homeless person do you

Poll closed Aug 4, 2013.
  1. Help a Brother Out?

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  2. Shake Your Head and Cry?

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  3. fuck him

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  1. Diogenes1

    Diogenes1 VIP Extreme Gold

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    help a brother/sister out?

    or turn your back?

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  2. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Fired as a MOD...Twice. Gold

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    If I'm to blame I would help.....
     
  3. Bubbleguts420

    Bubbleguts420 2 word review, shit sandwich

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    I do both on a regular basis. It depends how they come at me, or how they might have come at me in the past.
     
  4. Stevie

    Stevie Now go...Ohm.

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    Pee in a glass bottle and chuck it at them...
     
  5. Diogenes1

    Diogenes1 VIP Extreme Gold

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    sure, if they approach with a sense of entitlement, then fuck them.

    I feel bad for vets because they get shafted by the govt.
     
  6. Dream Theater

    Dream Theater DAWGS E-BULLY Squad Gold

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    In Passaic NJ one time I gave a mother fucker the 75 cents change in my pocket and he was all like "You ain't got a dollar?" I told him to go fuck himself in no uncertain terms. Now I don't give anyone anything thanks to him.
     
  7. basketcase

    basketcase Pissed that Naz only has 2 legs

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    Oh you mean fuck him like who gives a fuck. I thought it meant something else.
     
  8. Mur

    Mur soon Gold

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    I pretend i don't see them. :c
     
  9. MatthewT

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    it's good to be homeless in Texas apparently :jj:
     
  10. latin mami

    latin mami aye aye aye VIP

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    :jj:
     
  11. latin mami

    latin mami aye aye aye VIP

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    ^^this^^
     
  12. Mlaw

    Mlaw Quite Contrarian VIP Gold

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    I had a family member who was on the street due to drug and alcohol addiction, he's long since recovered, but I always help someone because I hope someone helped him
     
  13. Bubbleguts420

    Bubbleguts420 2 word review, shit sandwich

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    I offered a homeless guy half my lunch the other day. He said "nah" and walked away. For a split second I thought about running him over.
     
  14. Diogenes1

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    that would be generously philanthropic
     
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    help them always
     
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  16. Lemmy

    Lemmy Douchebag Extraordinaire Gold

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    It depends on whether I am working or not. :c
     
  17. Diogenes1

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    the hero of the downtrodden
     
  18. wicked smaaaht

    wicked smaaaht New Member

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    Depends. I see this dude at the same corner every day and have picked him up in the ambulance before (for alcohol, drugs), so now I just give him the finger
     
  19. gwartney

    gwartney Is there gas in the car? VIP

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    When I worked in Memphis, there was a lady by where I worked who held up a sign that said "Need bus fare to get home." She did that for a couple of years.

    When I worked In Austin, there was a lady by where I worked that held a sign up for 2 years that said "Pregnant and broke."

    There's a guy that used to beg at I820 and Denton Highway in Haltom City. One day he'd be playing a guitar. One day he'd have a sling on his left arm. One day he'd have crutches. He had about 5 different routines.

    I almost never give anyone any money.
     
  20. Diogenes1

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    Joseph Merrick was homeless and people scorned him.

    Until a hospital took him in and he began the rest of his life with a semblance of dignity.

    We know him as the "Elephant Man."