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KamaAina Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-27-11 10:28 PM
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54. The Pgh. Tribune Review is Mellon Scaife's rag
not fit to line a cat box, let alone be a source at DU. The legitimate paper in the 'Burgh is the Post-Gazette.
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  -Neighborhood Association said No to Awning to protect child's eyes from sun RamboLiberal  Sep-27-11 04:41 PM   #0 
  - Why do people suject themselves to these little fascist organizations?  MadHound   Sep-27-11 04:45 PM   #1 
  - I agree...would Never consider buying a house with a home owners' assoc.  Zoigal   Sep-27-11 04:48 PM   #2 
  - I love my HOA  nichomachus   Sep-27-11 05:05 PM   #6 
  - On the other hand you get to live in homogenized mediocrity.  Matariki   Sep-27-11 05:16 PM   #10 
  - Works for me  nichomachus   Sep-27-11 05:50 PM   #22 
  - But an HOA is not the only organization that does those things.  idiotgardener   Sep-27-11 05:16 PM   #11 
  - Yeah  nichomachus   Sep-27-11 05:53 PM   #23 
     - If you sign a complaint  xmas74   Sep-27-11 07:47 PM   #50 
  - Mine too.  Hassin Bin Sober   Sep-27-11 05:26 PM   #15 
  - WTF does the color of a house have to do with anything?  Lucian   Sep-27-11 06:51 PM   #35 
  - How does it protect you from them? Are you talking about property values/money?  The Straight Story   Sep-27-11 06:56 PM   #39 
  - I can't say I would, either  gratuitous   Sep-27-11 05:09 PM   #8 
  - what you said  Matariki   Sep-27-11 05:14 PM   #9 
  - so thye can all live cookie cutter lives in cookie cutter houses  notadmblnd   Sep-27-11 05:46 PM   #21 
  - Not true -- just a slur  nichomachus   Sep-27-11 05:53 PM   #24 
     - Did I say there was something wrong with it?  notadmblnd   Sep-27-11 07:39 PM   #48 
  - "The Nazi's built great freeways"  Xithras   Sep-27-11 07:09 PM   #44 
  - Neighborhood associations are a little government. A little, tiny republican government.  lumberjack_jeff   Sep-27-11 04:50 PM   #3 
  - I am a Homeowner's Association survivor...  tallahasseedem   Sep-27-11 04:54 PM   #4 
  - OK. Call me heartless but I'm a little dubious of their NEED for an awning on the second floor deck.  Hassin Bin Sober   Sep-27-11 04:58 PM   #5 
  - Which begs the question...  ljm2002   Sep-27-11 05:08 PM   #7 
  - Look. I have no love for oppressive HOAs. I really don't.  Hassin Bin Sober   Sep-27-11 05:34 PM   #18 
     - Do you know anybody who is light sensitive?  MadHound   Sep-27-11 10:36 PM   #55 
        - I may be off base. But I do find it suspect they are giving an interview...  Hassin Bin Sober   Sep-27-11 11:01 PM   #58 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Sep-27-11 05:16 PM   #12 
  - Does it have to be a "need"?  idiotgardener   Sep-27-11 05:19 PM   #14 
  - It doesn't have to be a need. How about reasonable? That's the standard.  Hassin Bin Sober   Sep-27-11 05:40 PM   #19 
  - I could not find in story all the info you are inferring  RamboLiberal   Sep-27-11 05:56 PM   #25 
  - Here:  Hassin Bin Sober   Sep-27-11 06:39 PM   #29 
     - Ah, according to what you quote, he cannot go into the master bedroom at all when it's sunny out.  uppityperson   Sep-27-11 06:52 PM   #37 
     - Ever hear of blinds? They have them in the rest of the house.  Hassin Bin Sober   Sep-27-11 06:54 PM   #38 
        - 2 neighbors have awnings. They offered to enclose the balcony and were denied.  uppityperson   Sep-27-11 07:03 PM   #42 
     - To me its the HOA that is snooty  RamboLiberal   Sep-27-11 07:18 PM   #46 
     - Oh where to start  Horse with no Name   Sep-27-11 10:56 PM   #57 
  - Why restrict him to the back yard? Are there no basements? No sheds?  Ignis   Sep-27-11 06:17 PM   #27 
  - OK. I'll call you heartless and assuming a lot.  uppityperson   Sep-27-11 06:50 PM   #33 
  - These silly things need to have their teeth removed by  TheKentuckian   Sep-27-11 05:18 PM   #13 
  - I have to assume that the parents were aware of and OK with the terms of the HOA  Arkansas Granny   Sep-27-11 05:29 PM   #16 
  - The kid is 4 years old.  idiotgardener   Sep-27-11 05:31 PM   #17 
  - He's eighteen months old.  Moosepoop   Sep-27-11 06:48 PM   #31 
  - Thanks for the correction.  idiotgardener   Sep-27-11 07:59 PM   #52 
     - You're welcome.  Moosepoop   Sep-28-11 05:54 PM   #59 
  - I'm just saying that they apparently were OK with the rrules and restrictions  Arkansas Granny   Sep-27-11 07:14 PM   #45 
     - The disabled child was born THREE YEARS AFTER they bought the house, so  smokey nj   Sep-27-11 07:22 PM   #47 
  - The kid was born 3 years after they moved in  RamboLiberal   Sep-27-11 05:42 PM   #20 
  - Another vote for sticking the kid in the basement! Gotta love DU compassion.  Ignis   Sep-27-11 06:18 PM   #28 
     - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Sep-27-11 06:50 PM   #34 
     - It's absolutely disgusting.  smokey nj   Sep-27-11 06:58 PM   #40 
        - "B-b-b-but what about my property value?!"  Ignis   Sep-27-11 07:01 PM   #41 
  - What part of "reasonable accommodation" don't these morans understand?  KamaAina   Sep-27-11 05:58 PM   #26 
  - Ask the plaintiffs:  Hassin Bin Sober   Sep-27-11 06:51 PM   #36 
     - though they DID offer to simply enclose the porch but were denied.  uppityperson   Sep-27-11 07:04 PM   #43 
     - There's definitely more to the story.  Hassin Bin Sober   Sep-27-11 07:42 PM   #49 
     - The Pgh. Tribune Review is Mellon Scaife's rag  KamaAina   Sep-27-11 10:28 PM   #54 
  - my cousin got into it with the condo owners association over a railing  dembotoz   Sep-27-11 06:45 PM   #30 
  - Frick Park??? Squirrel Hill??? Were these names changed to protect the innocent or something?  Shagbark Hickory   Sep-27-11 06:49 PM   #32 
  - Ha! I was going to point that out too  Matariki   Sep-27-11 10:15 PM   #53 
  - They should sue the HOA for an ADA violation.  Odin2005   Sep-27-11 07:51 PM   #51 
  - What's the real eyesore?  Octafish   Sep-27-11 10:36 PM   #56 

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