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Liberal_in_LA Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-06-10 03:01 PM
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12. I wonder why folks in this predictament dont keep a stash of brown rice, dried beans or
something cheap but hearty to tide them over....at least until the next morning!
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  -Midnight grocery runs capture economic desperation marmar  Oct-06-10 02:13 PM   #0 
  - Had five kids without income to support them  Newsjock   Oct-06-10 02:29 PM   #1 
  - How do you know what the family's circumstances were at the time they had their children?  marmar   Oct-06-10 02:34 PM   #3 
  - Rich or poor, over-population affects us all. nt  Obamanaut   Oct-07-10 04:56 PM   #39 
  - probably had income to support them when kids were born. stuff happens, you know?  Liberal_in_LA   Oct-06-10 02:35 PM   #4 
  - .  stuntcat   Oct-06-10 02:37 PM   #6 
  - I bet they keep having babies  prolesunited   Oct-06-10 02:38 PM   #7 
  - +10000  Dappleganger   Oct-07-10 07:47 AM   #24 
  - Thanks for not saying it. It would have been a really ignorant thing to say.  wickerwoman   Oct-06-10 02:38 PM   #8 
  - Why would making 6 figures make it ok to have 5 kids?  NickB79   Oct-06-10 03:17 PM   #16 
  - How nice for you.  lapislzi   Oct-06-10 03:37 PM   #17 
  - Tell you what  NickB79   Oct-07-10 05:44 AM   #20 
     - I do grasp.  lapislzi   Oct-07-10 07:45 AM   #23 
        - Frankly, I don't see how I was sanctimonious  NickB79   Oct-07-10 12:17 PM   #33 
  - Holy smug  Dorian Gray   Oct-07-10 07:30 AM   #21 
  - Really? Recognizing that human overpopulation is pushing us towards a mass extinction event  NickB79   Oct-07-10 12:11 PM   #29 
  - Yes, indeed it is when you do so on a public message board.  blondeatlast   Oct-07-10 04:57 PM   #40 
  - Delete, dupe. NT  NickB79   Oct-07-10 12:12 PM   #30 
  - Well goody for you.  Dappleganger   Oct-07-10 07:48 AM   #25 
     - Pointing out that overpopulation is causing a mass extinction event  NickB79   Oct-07-10 12:20 PM   #34 
  - You should be more grateful.  QC   Oct-07-10 08:38 AM   #27 
  - I'd love to know what you had to say that was so dumb you couldn't say it.  Renew Deal   Oct-06-10 03:00 PM   #10 
  - Word. nt  blondeatlast   Oct-07-10 04:58 PM   #42 
  - And it is CLEARLY our RESPONSIBILITY to take care of them  Taverner   Oct-06-10 03:04 PM   #14 
  - No kidding: the FIRST thing they should have done is kill or sell their kids.  Dreamer Tatum   Oct-07-10 12:15 PM   #31 
  - So a divorced woman with 3 kids shouldn't marry a divorced man with two?  readmoreoften   Oct-07-10 02:07 PM   #36 
  - I worked at a fast food place in the 1970s  DBoon   Oct-06-10 02:31 PM   #2 
  - If they would take the ground beef (and other meat)  prolesunited   Oct-06-10 02:36 PM   #5 
  - I wonder why folks in this predictament dont keep a stash of brown rice, dried beans or  Liberal_in_LA   Oct-06-10 03:01 PM   #12 
  - Because the majority of people don't know how to cook from scratch  snooper2   Oct-07-10 08:58 AM   #28 
     - One can make several pizzas from the price of one store bought.  Liberal_in_LA   Oct-07-10 02:17 PM   #37 
  - Seriously - I bought a little bit of steak and some ground beef yesterday and  uncommon   Oct-07-10 07:38 AM   #22 
  - Are vegetables generally any cheaper than meat? Tomotoes, broccoli, squash, and  ProgressiveEconomist   Oct-07-10 08:34 AM   #26 
  - And anything else they might enjoy, too. God knows you stop being human when you're poor. nt  Dreamer Tatum   Oct-07-10 12:16 PM   #32 
  - This is very troubling...  dkf   Oct-06-10 02:57 PM   #9 
  - They probably drove off in  KatyMan   Oct-06-10 03:01 PM   #11 
  - Saw this in another thread...  The Uncola   Oct-06-10 03:04 PM   #13 
  - Earlier thread by same OP as this one - refer to post 19 nt  Obamanaut   Oct-07-10 04:59 PM   #43 
  - These people should be given more money.  JVS   Oct-06-10 03:09 PM   #15 
  - Got a bunch of spare cash?  dkf   Oct-07-10 02:03 AM   #18 
  - This looks a lot like the one posted earlier, but with a different  Obamanaut   Oct-07-10 03:25 AM   #19 
     - Your point being?  marmar   Oct-07-10 12:22 PM   #35 
     - My point being that since it was your OP, a simple self-serving kick  Obamanaut   Oct-07-10 04:54 PM   #38 
        - "And, you get the same increase in post count"  marmar   Oct-07-10 04:58 PM   #41 
     - THANK GOD YOU'RE HERE TO SAVE US ALL!  blondeatlast   Oct-07-10 05:02 PM   #44 
        - You are entirely welcome! One does what one can. nt  Obamanaut   Oct-07-10 05:09 PM   #45 
 

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