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Sapphire Blue Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-22-07 10:06 AM
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14. This is THE definition of 'frivolous lawsuit'... filed by one heartless greedy SOB.
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  -Owner of ritzy shop sues homeless for $1 million deminks  Jan-22-07 09:20 AM   #0 
  - This story really repulsed me; Kemp is sub-human.  babylonsister   Jan-22-07 09:23 AM   #1 
  - Sue people without a dime? How does that make sense?  Robbien   Jan-22-07 09:24 AM   #2 
  - It sends them to debtors' prisons?  YOY   Jan-22-07 09:33 AM   #8 
  - Um they're actually coming back  Warpy   Jan-22-07 10:04 AM   #13 
     - Sad...if only we had affordable or social healthcare  YOY   Jan-22-07 10:13 AM   #18 
  - I think that for a lawsuit in NY...  Cassandra   Jan-22-07 10:07 AM   #15 
  - It's about time someone sued the homeless into poverty.  Rabrrrrrr   Jan-22-07 09:26 AM   #3 
  - Disgusting dirtbag........  Waya   Jan-22-07 09:27 AM   #4 
  - You flunked Public Relations 101, Karl.  Nabeshin   Jan-22-07 09:29 AM   #5 
  - lawsuits are how things get done in this country.  Rosemary2205   Jan-22-07 09:30 AM   #6 
  - If you had a million bucks, you might be homeless due to mental illness or  lectrobyte   Jan-22-07 09:31 AM   #7 
  - An interesting development has come out of this story.  no_hypocrisy   Jan-22-07 09:39 AM   #9 
  - You can't get blood out of a stone  treestar   Jan-22-07 09:41 AM   #10 
  - Before it got this far,  EllenZ   Jan-22-07 09:52 AM   #11 
  - "And some of the homeless prefer being homeless"  Sapphire Blue   Jan-22-07 10:03 AM   #12 
  - Well, actually...  Dora   Jan-22-07 10:13 AM   #17 
  - My "indignation is unfounded."???  Sapphire Blue   Jan-22-07 10:44 AM   #21 
  - Yes, everyone has the right to food and a roof.  Dora   Jan-22-07 11:17 AM   #26 
  - You know, if you were looking down your nose at me from behind the counter, imposing your...  Sapphire Blue   Jan-22-07 11:42 AM   #33 
     - My attitude? What attitude?  Dora   Jan-22-07 11:45 AM   #34 
  - Why indeed? Are we talking about challenges like illness?  sfexpat2000   Jan-22-07 11:27 AM   #29 
     - According the 'experts' here, there are lots of homeless people who prefer homelessness!  Sapphire Blue   Jan-22-07 11:47 AM   #35 
        - "Some" does not equate with "lots."  Dora   Jan-22-07 12:02 PM   #36 
  - I repeat, AFTER you've been homeless on the street for severall months, get back to us.  bobbolink   Jan-22-07 01:11 PM   #48 
     - I do know what I am saying, and I am not sneering at anybody.  Dora   Jan-22-07 01:44 PM   #51 
        - Since you're addressing a person who, until a week ago was homeless, I  bobbolink   Jan-22-07 04:40 PM   #52 
        - I don't understand  Rosemary2205   Jan-22-07 04:54 PM   #56 
        - No, I "deserve" the boxing gloves.  bobbolink   Jan-22-07 08:19 PM   #59 
        - "I suggest you show a bit more humility." WTF???  Dora   Jan-22-07 06:04 PM   #58 
        - You are looking at this in the most simplistic way possible  skygazer   Jan-23-07 09:57 AM   #64 
           - Skygazer: Who is being simplistic?  Dora   Jan-23-07 10:56 AM   #66 
           - It's not a matter of thinking little of you  skygazer   Jan-23-07 03:19 PM   #70 
              - I'm not choosing to accept anything. Just saying what's true.  Dora   Jan-23-07 03:39 PM   #72 
           - There are layers upon layers when it comes to the tough issues.  Ladyhawk   Jan-23-07 11:10 AM   #68 
  - Not all homeless are that way because of poverty.  Rosemary2205   Jan-22-07 10:15 AM   #19 
  - You "personally know someone living on the streets who has MUCH more wealth..."  Sapphire Blue   Jan-22-07 10:52 AM   #23 
     - It's HIS money.  Rosemary2205   Jan-22-07 11:23 AM   #28 
        - My comment was:  Sapphire Blue   Jan-22-07 11:37 AM   #31 
  - In the early days of trying to deal with the homeless in NY...  Cassandra   Jan-22-07 10:33 AM   #20 
  - A support network is VITAL!  Sapphire Blue   Jan-22-07 10:58 AM   #24 
  - It is. That's very true. n/t  sfexpat2000   Jan-22-07 11:39 AM   #32 
  - The man interviewed for the article actually said he  Old Broad   Jan-22-07 12:02 PM   #37 
  - Which man interviewed for the article are you talking about?  Sapphire Blue   Jan-22-07 12:25 PM   #38 
     - I'm talking about the homeless man in this article.  Old Broad   Jan-22-07 12:28 PM   #39 
        - No 'homeless man' was interviewed in the OP article.  Sapphire Blue   Jan-22-07 12:42 PM   #42 
           - New York Daily News  Old Broad   Jan-22-07 01:11 PM   #47 
              - Cohen's & Kemp's portrayals of Greenlee are VASTLY different!  Sapphire Blue   Jan-22-07 01:29 PM   #49 
                 - You're welcome.  Old Broad   Jan-22-07 01:33 PM   #50 
  - Hey, look here, you do-gooder! I've never had so much fun in my life as I've  bobbolink   Jan-22-07 12:31 PM   #40 
  - "Believing that homeless people are homeless by choice may help one to sleep better at night, but...  Sapphire Blue   Jan-22-07 12:54 PM   #44 
  - Beautiful, isn't it? I have his book, if I can ever get my stuff!!!  bobbolink   Jan-22-07 01:00 PM   #45 
  - Your experience is not the same as all homeless people's experience.  janesez   Jan-22-07 04:51 PM   #55 
  - No, the poster is right. Some do. Read "The Mole People"  janesez   Jan-22-07 04:44 PM   #54 
  - There is an area in Dubuque IA where you can't leaflet  Hardrada   Jan-22-07 12:44 PM   #43 
  - AFter you've been living on the streets for a few months, then get back to us on this.  bobbolink   Jan-22-07 01:10 PM   #46 
  - Just because I am well off now, does not mean I always was.  EllenZ   Jan-22-07 11:52 PM   #61 
     - Welcome to DU.  Dora   Jan-23-07 09:32 AM   #62 
  - I hope you no longer work with people that need compassion & empathy  me b zola   Jan-23-07 04:04 PM   #73 
  - This is THE definition of 'frivolous lawsuit'... filed by one heartless greedy SOB.  Sapphire Blue   Jan-22-07 10:06 AM   #14 
  - I suppose higher taxes for ritzy shop owners is out of the question  gratuitous   Jan-22-07 10:09 AM   #16 
  - A Good Idea; A Business Tax  Hidden Stillness   Jan-23-07 12:20 PM   #69 
  - "Today's WORST PERSON IN THE WORLD!!!"  RedStateShame   Jan-22-07 10:46 AM   #22 
  - Oh, I wish! I'd really like to see Keith name some of these greedy bastards!  bobbolink   Jan-22-07 09:02 PM   #60 
  - Who is Roger Greenlee?  no_hypocrisy   Jan-22-07 11:10 AM   #25 
  - Welcome to the legecy of Guilliani's New York. nt  Javaman   Jan-22-07 11:22 AM   #27 
  - They don't want to bother their beautiful minds  dogday   Jan-22-07 11:29 AM   #30 
  - Could we please have some recommendations on this, before time runs out?  bobbolink   Jan-22-07 12:32 PM   #41 
  - Collecting should be interesting  Mz Pip   Jan-22-07 04:42 PM   #53 
  - The sad truth is that Karl Kemp has donated to Democratic candidates...  KrazyKat   Jan-22-07 04:56 PM   #57 
  - update  Old Broad   Jan-23-07 09:38 AM   #63 
  - Thanks for the update, Old Broad!  Sapphire Blue   Jan-23-07 10:20 AM   #65 
  - That's good to know.  Dora   Jan-23-07 11:01 AM   #67 
  - A sign or indicator as to where we stand as a society in 2007.  Rex   Jan-23-07 03:21 PM   #71 
  - horrible  Blue_Tires   Jan-23-07 04:17 PM   #74 
  - So why do over 10% of NYC's homeless "shun shelters"?  Jed Dilligan   Jan-23-07 04:23 PM   #75 
 

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