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GumboYaYa Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-08-05 11:07 AM
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16. Unfortunately there are already large numbers of people living in
storage sheds. Its one of the many unreported stories that shows the abject poverty many Americans endure. Poverty and the growing underclass in America is largely ignored by the mainstream media. We wouldn't want people's consciences stopping them from spending more on the trinkets advertised on TV.
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  - I picture it that way as well, however...  slor   Dec-03-05 01:36 PM   #3 
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        - Unfortunately there are already large numbers of people living in  GumboYaYa   Dec-08-05 11:07 AM   #16 
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