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Horse with no Name Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-11 02:27 PM
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46. They were definitely in need of their placard
not going to dispute that.
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  -I think people that are not handicapped that park in handicapped spots should go to jail Horse with no Name  Jul-07-11 11:58 AM   #0 
  - I think that having their car towed would be an appropriate punishment  Freddie Stubbs   Jul-07-11 12:00 PM   #1 
  - we dont have jail space for that,  trueblue2007   Jul-07-11 12:06 PM   #11 
  - If 35% of the population is not in jail at any given time, then we are a failed state.  AngryAmish   Jul-07-11 12:00 PM   #2 
  - That would be very frustrating. Maybe the driver wasn't handicapped?  Lucinda   Jul-07-11 12:01 PM   #3 
  - Exactly. And a friend of mine had a temporary sticker  Ilsa   Jul-07-11 12:32 PM   #22 
  - Un-recced. It just means more revenue for the prison industrial complex.  madinmaryland   Jul-07-11 12:01 PM   #4 
  - I agree. It's the lowest of the low.  Bunny   Jul-07-11 12:01 PM   #5 
  - I siuggested that...but she is really in denial about how severe her condition is  Horse with no Name   Jul-07-11 12:03 PM   #8 
  - The person driving the car may not be who the sticker was intended for.  Pithlet   Jul-07-11 12:01 PM   #6 
  - What if that driver was having a good day and could make the extra distance?  tammywammy   Jul-07-11 12:02 PM   #7 
  - It was one spot over from a handicapped spot  Horse with no Name   Jul-07-11 12:12 PM   #13 
     - A few things...  pipi_k   Jul-07-11 12:33 PM   #23 
  - Some years ago, there was a guy in a bar bragging about having stolen a handicapped placard.  HopeHoops   Jul-07-11 12:04 PM   #9 
  - It's a $300 fine here.  ceile   Jul-07-11 12:05 PM   #10 
  - I used to love watching cops block in and ticket scofflaws ....  Hassin Bin Sober   Jul-07-11 12:24 PM   #18 
  - No  NeedleCast   Jul-07-11 12:06 PM   #12 
  - That seems excessive. Fines are just fine.  MineralMan   Jul-07-11 12:13 PM   #14 
  - I don't think they are enforced in Texas at all. n/t  Horse with no Name   Jul-07-11 12:16 PM   #16 
  - 1) Too many ppl in jail already. 2) I would have dropped the friend off at the door before parking.  Gidney N Cloyd   Jul-07-11 12:16 PM   #15 
  - Your friend actually qualifies for a handicap sticker.  Cleita   Jul-07-11 12:17 PM   #17 
  - Temporary Handicapped Stickers  HockeyMom   Jul-07-11 12:58 PM   #26 
  - I know. And maybe when she is not in denial she will get one.  Horse with no Name   Jul-07-11 01:30 PM   #37 
  - I think they should have to maneuver in a wheel chair for a week.  CrispyQ   Jul-07-11 12:29 PM   #19 
  - Jail time too extreme. Humiliation a better punishment.  Highwater Filters   Jul-07-11 12:30 PM   #20 
  - So, the person who parked in the handicapped spot  geardaddy   Jul-07-11 12:32 PM   #21 
  - Owners of privatized prisons agree with you.  WinkyDink   Jul-07-11 12:34 PM   #24 
  - I seriously thought people here knew the difference between a jail and prison  Horse with no Name   Jul-07-11 12:51 PM   #25 
     - Un Rec how do you know they were not hancapped?  delunapark   Jul-07-11 01:03 PM   #28 
     - I never said they weren't  Horse with no Name   Jul-07-11 01:06 PM   #29 
     - Jail and prison are terms that are used interchangeably so regularly  Pithlet   Jul-07-11 01:10 PM   #32 
     - Understood. I want someone inconvenienced...not incarcerated. n/t  Horse with no Name   Jul-07-11 01:28 PM   #35 
     - I do know the difference. What makes you think I knew YOU knew? ;-)  WinkyDink   Jul-07-11 02:20 PM   #43 
  - So you're upset that someone w/a handi sticker cut in front of you and took a regular spot?  Dappleganger   Jul-07-11 01:03 PM   #27 
  - I didn't count, but it was early and there were at least 10 open handicap spots  Horse with no Name   Jul-07-11 01:13 PM   #33 
     - What if the person with the handi-tag wasn't really handicapped?  Dappleganger   Jul-07-11 02:24 PM   #45 
        - They were definitely in need of their placard  Horse with no Name   Jul-07-11 02:27 PM   #46 
           - But what if the placard...  pipi_k   Jul-07-11 02:57 PM   #51 
           - But you don't know that.  Pithlet   Jul-07-11 03:04 PM   #52 
  - It sounds like you want people with handicap stickers to be disallowed from parking in non handicap  Morning Dew   Jul-07-11 01:07 PM   #30 
  - No. I think people should be considerate.  Horse with no Name   Jul-07-11 01:27 PM   #34 
     - This is the bottom line of the story, isn't it.  Obamanaut   Jul-07-11 02:30 PM   #47 
     - Maybe the person who is handicapped  Politicalboi   Jul-07-11 02:33 PM   #48 
  - I did once  Retrograde   Jul-07-11 01:08 PM   #31 
  - Hardly. Just fine the everliving shit out of them.  kick-ass-bob   Jul-07-11 01:28 PM   #36 
  - I Think They Should BE Handicapped  ChoppinBroccoli   Jul-07-11 01:31 PM   #38 
  - I hope you're only blowing off steam.  LiberalAndProud   Jul-07-11 01:33 PM   #39 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-07-11 01:36 PM   #40 
  - How do you know those fat asses don't have legitimate issues?  BellaLuna   Jul-07-11 03:08 PM   #54 
     - You don't have to be psychic  kctim   Jul-07-11 03:19 PM   #57 
  - I have been known to let my Mom off at the door THEN I go park.  davsand   Jul-07-11 02:03 PM   #41 
  - That is tacky.  Jazzgirl   Jul-07-11 02:06 PM   #42 
  - Did the other driver know that you had a person with asthma in the car with you?  Obamanaut   Jul-07-11 02:23 PM   #44 
  - Can we call it Caylee's Law?  Iggo   Jul-07-11 02:35 PM   #49 
  - Oh you!  geardaddy   Jul-07-11 03:16 PM   #55 
  - Make it legal to beat on their cars with golf clubs?  Evoman   Jul-07-11 02:45 PM   #50 
  - If your friend is more handicapped than the person with the placard  BellaLuna   Jul-07-11 03:06 PM   #53 
  - Jail is silly - fines basically allow the rich to break the law  saras   Jul-07-11 03:16 PM   #56 
 

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