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Ferretherder Donating Member (991 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-18-11 06:20 AM
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47. You took the words right out of my mouth.
...exactly what happens to me....way to slow on my brain-feet.
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  -So I'm exiting the highway and the traffic signal is red at the end of the ramp. Pacifist Patriot  Oct-17-11 08:11 PM   #0 
  - The Dragon says You Did Good  Angry Dragon   Oct-17-11 08:14 PM   #1 
  - The calimary says You Did Good. VERY Good!  calimary   Oct-18-11 03:12 PM   #155 
  - I think so...also  lsewpershad   Oct-18-11 05:14 PM   #169 
  - That was FABULOUS!!!  Zoeisright   Oct-17-11 08:14 PM   #2 
  - I would have grabbed a handful of change and thrown it at her yelling "GET A CLUE!" n/t  Earth_First   Oct-17-11 08:15 PM   #3 
  - No Apology Needed  Demeter   Oct-17-11 08:15 PM   #4 
  - The lady is right. If you feed these bums they just keep coming back.  vanbean   Oct-18-11 03:43 PM   #162 
  - I think I shall build a shrine, and worship you.  Autumn   Oct-17-11 08:15 PM   #5 
  - It was a brilliant response.  aquart   Oct-17-11 08:15 PM   #6 
  - Ordinarily I'd be the same, but I've had a lot of practice with my....  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-17-11 08:20 PM   #11 
  - You may not realize it but  tblue   Oct-18-11 09:13 AM   #75 
  - True Catholics are into charity.  NOLALady   Oct-18-11 09:25 AM   #76 
     - So true - my in-laws are the worst kind of Catholics  nadine_mn   Oct-18-11 10:07 AM   #90 
     - Exactly.  aquart   Oct-18-11 03:37 PM   #161 
  - Isn't it sad that this statement makes sense?  dotymed   Oct-18-11 11:56 AM   #122 
  - You took the words right out of my mouth.  Ferretherder   Oct-18-11 06:20 AM   #47 
  - I'm that way with political retorts.  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-18-11 07:40 AM   #53 
     - i need about 5 to 50 minutes  barbtries   Oct-18-11 11:24 AM   #108 
  - Yeah, me too. It's infuriating! n/t  VWolf   Oct-18-11 08:09 AM   #59 
  - The key is to figure our your response to situation ahead of time.  MedicalAdmin   Oct-18-11 11:12 AM   #106 
     - Exactly. You have to know your audience.  LiberalFighter   Oct-18-11 11:55 AM   #121 
  - You called it as you saw it  MadMaddie   Oct-17-11 08:16 PM   #7 
  - You did good  Ineeda   Oct-17-11 08:18 PM   #8 
  - You did it just right  JVS   Oct-17-11 08:19 PM   #9 
  - You did great! I wish I could come up with answers like that I always  Arkansas Granny   Oct-17-11 08:20 PM   #10 
  - When I grow up I want to be just like you!  DeSwiss   Oct-17-11 08:21 PM   #12 
  - I'm guessing this was not in south florida. Am I right?  Shagbark Hickory   Oct-17-11 08:25 PM   #13 
  - Correct  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-17-11 08:32 PM   #18 
     - You wanna know how I know that?  Shagbark Hickory   Oct-17-11 08:51 PM   #23 
        - *sigh* She'd probably get a standing ovation here.  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-18-11 07:51 AM   #55 
  - A minister friend has a great response to this  proud2BlibKansan   Oct-17-11 08:27 PM   #14 
  - That's a much better response.  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-17-11 08:31 PM   #16 
  - Yours was great.  proud2BlibKansan   Oct-17-11 08:37 PM   #20 
  - But i wouldn't even call it "pleasure,"  Remember Me   Oct-17-11 10:44 PM   #31 
     - Maybe hope instead of pleasure?  LiberalFighter   Oct-18-11 11:56 AM   #123 
     - Live sucks so bad, all I have is sex and drugs.  formercia   Oct-18-11 12:40 PM   #132 
  - That is a great response but in this case, they would still get the same reply from the crazy woman.  Shagbark Hickory   Oct-18-11 08:06 AM   #58 
  - I have used that line too....  AnneD   Oct-18-11 12:44 PM   #133 
  - Excellent  SoutherDem   Oct-17-11 08:29 PM   #15 
  - You will be incorrect...  polmaven   Oct-18-11 10:21 AM   #96 
  - Very happy to K&R this!!  bullwinkle428   Oct-17-11 08:32 PM   #17 
  - Smells like Jacksonville to me.  RagAss   Oct-17-11 08:33 PM   #19 
  - It's none of her business what you do with YOUR money  Raine   Oct-17-11 08:38 PM   #21 
  - This is key. Giving is the act that we are entitled to do ourselves. Judging what  LuckyLib   Oct-18-11 02:01 PM   #146 
  - K&R for fast thinking and good judgment  eleny   Oct-17-11 08:50 PM   #22 
  - "I'm doing what Jesus would have done. Are you?"  krispos42   Oct-17-11 08:52 PM   #24 
  - First, I absolve you of your sins... you did not seek her approval, she decided to ...  JoePhilly   Oct-17-11 08:53 PM   #25 
  - My answer to life's intruders is: Sorry I asked for your opinion  lunasun   Oct-17-11 09:23 PM   #26 
  - I love your question to her.  idiotgardener   Oct-17-11 09:32 PM   #27 
  - You did good  nadinbrzezinski   Oct-17-11 09:44 PM   #28 
  - How did she react?  blogslut   Oct-17-11 10:09 PM   #29 
  - No clue. The light changed and we both drove off and went our merry ways.  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-18-11 06:00 AM   #45 
  - yes  larwdem   Oct-17-11 10:11 PM   #30 
  - Good for you! K&R. How sad, though, that you had to expend more effort defending yourself . . .  Stinky The Clown   Oct-17-11 10:45 PM   #32 
  - I think you did GREAT and she'll be steaming (and thinking about it)  Remember Me   Oct-17-11 10:46 PM   #33 
  - LOL! Sexist?  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-18-11 05:59 AM   #44 
  - It may be an attempt to go darker over the gray rather than go blonde, but the truth  1monster   Oct-18-11 08:16 AM   #64 
     - As one who is thoroughly vain herself I have to agree.  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-18-11 08:20 AM   #65 
        - OK - that right there is funny!  Kber   Oct-18-11 01:40 PM   #142 
  - You're just looking for something here, I think. She could have  gateley   Oct-18-11 12:08 PM   #127 
  - What ever he does with the money should not be your concern. Thats what  demosincebirth   Oct-17-11 11:26 PM   #34 
  - A great response probably without effect but...  dgauss   Oct-18-11 12:25 AM   #35 
  - You jesus-ed her! nt  flamingdem   Oct-18-11 12:30 AM   #36 
  - Typical-driving a Nazi-mobile. Be careful though. These are  coalition_unwilling   Oct-18-11 12:30 AM   #37 
  - practicing christians  MrsBrady   Oct-18-11 12:46 AM   #38 
  - "Anyone surprised she was driving a Mercedes 550?"  awoke_in_2003   Oct-18-11 01:04 AM   #39 
  - Well... that was broad brushed and ignorant...  Cid_B   Oct-18-11 04:19 AM   #42 
  - how dare she.  barbtries   Oct-18-11 02:25 AM   #40 
  - I would have just flipped her off  thelordofhell   Oct-18-11 02:38 AM   #41 
  - Two thumbs up  TheKentuckian   Oct-18-11 04:56 AM   #43 
  - It seems to me that she lashed out at you and you responded  lunatica   Oct-18-11 06:06 AM   #46 
  - Sadly, not all that surprising around here. Conservatives in this area can be pretty bold.  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-18-11 07:37 AM   #52 
     - Wow  They_Live   Oct-18-11 08:12 AM   #61 
     - Coming from a stranger tends not to phase you after you've had enough family members....  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-18-11 08:16 AM   #63 
        - I wouldn't put up with that  They_Live   Oct-18-11 12:10 PM   #128 
           - I haven't had them in my home since.  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-18-11 12:39 PM   #131 
     - I've been told I'm going to hell for performing card tricks and other magic  TlalocW   Oct-18-11 10:16 AM   #94 
  - i can't speak for the Abrahamic gods, but the Flying Spaghetti Monster blesses  piratefish08   Oct-18-11 06:23 AM   #48 
  - Ramen n/t  formercia   Oct-18-11 02:35 PM   #152 
  - As someone who knows about the homeless...  ReverendDeuce   Oct-18-11 06:49 AM   #49 
  - Yes, poor people must only be allowed officially sanctioned goods. (nt)  jeff47   Oct-18-11 07:56 AM   #56 
  - I was told something similar. It is better to provide food directly than cash.  Selatius   Oct-18-11 08:32 AM   #68 
     - Apparently I needed to put the sarcasm tag on that.  jeff47   Oct-18-11 08:34 AM   #69 
        - You might try making a similar argument on any of the  kentauros   Oct-18-11 01:23 PM   #139 
        - That's the way I see it  lunatica   Oct-18-11 02:14 PM   #149 
        - Better a thousand thieves go free  formercia   Oct-18-11 02:38 PM   #153 
        - My God! Thank you Jeff.  dotymed   Oct-18-11 03:11 PM   #154 
  - Right. They must never, ever get a break from the darkest reality of their lives  lunatica   Oct-18-11 02:11 PM   #148 
  - Fast thinking . . . what a great response to a heartless person.  Vinca   Oct-18-11 06:49 AM   #50 
  - Bravo!  democrank   Oct-18-11 07:27 AM   #51 
  - Here is a great song, just for times like this  safeinOhio   Oct-18-11 07:49 AM   #54 
  - cool story, bro  AngryAmish   Oct-18-11 08:00 AM   #57 
  - I've decided I must write like a guy.  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-18-11 08:15 AM   #62 
  - I thought it was a good read.  chrisa   Oct-18-11 11:41 AM   #119 
  - You did two good deeds....one was appreciated, one was completely ignored...  truebrit71   Oct-18-11 08:10 AM   #60 
  - Well played, well played.  blackspade   Oct-18-11 08:26 AM   #66 
  - I just LOVE it when Atheists, (and religious folks, too) do what you did! n/t  David Sky   Oct-18-11 08:28 AM   #67 
  - Mine was a bitter January night, around midnight on my way home from work  Warpy   Oct-18-11 08:44 AM   #70 
  - Great story, great addition to the OP. n/t  BlancheSplanchnik   Oct-18-11 05:28 PM   #170 
  - Great job.  Beavker   Oct-18-11 08:53 AM   #71 
  - "Bleached blondes with bad face lifts?" LOL  tk2kewl   Oct-18-11 09:05 AM   #72 
  - Now see, that line got me outed as a sexist upthread.  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-18-11 09:27 AM   #77 
     - I guess I am an ageist  tk2kewl   Oct-18-11 09:54 AM   #87 
  - Matthew 25:31-46  Locrian   Oct-18-11 09:06 AM   #73 
  - That passage, in fact, praises those who are unconsiciously generous.  bigmonkey   Oct-18-11 11:06 AM   #103 
  - That's my take on the passage as well.  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-18-11 02:18 PM   #150 
     - Human stories about the divine perspective are shown as unconnected to meaning of the acts.  bigmonkey   Oct-18-11 04:08 PM   #164 
  - "I was standing in a doctor's office with no money and no health insurance, and you treated me  Missy Vixen   Oct-18-11 11:59 AM   #124 
     - You assume they even read it.  MessiahRp   Oct-18-11 01:06 PM   #135 
        - They claim they read it all the time  Missy Vixen   Oct-18-11 05:33 PM   #171 
  - kr. I like what you did.  Enthusiast   Oct-18-11 09:11 AM   #74 
  - I would have said, "Mind your own business," but I like  LibDemAlways   Oct-18-11 09:30 AM   #78 
  - El Perfecto!! She had it coming for confronting you.  Greybnk48   Oct-18-11 09:38 AM   #79 
  - You did right  MrScorpio   Oct-18-11 09:40 AM   #80 
  - When did Christians stop being the good guys?  harmonicon   Oct-18-11 09:40 AM   #81 
  - Christianity has long had set backs whenever its gotten into bed with the Emperor.  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-18-11 09:48 AM   #83 
  - It's just crazy watching it happen in my lifetime  harmonicon   Oct-18-11 09:58 AM   #89 
  - The doctrine  AnneD   Oct-18-11 01:12 PM   #136 
  - The history of Christianity is chock-full of atrocities as well as (very few) good projects.  Arugula Latte   Oct-18-11 03:16 PM   #157 
  - When were they EVER the good guys?  OwnedByFerrets   Oct-18-11 07:57 PM   #176 
     - What was that title before Martin Luther King jr's name? nt.  harmonicon   Oct-19-11 06:25 AM   #178 
  - Great post! Thank you! k/r  FourScore   Oct-18-11 09:47 AM   #82 
  - Love this post!  kayakjohnny   Oct-18-11 09:50 AM   #84 
  - People like that derive self worth from comparing themselves to others  azygous   Oct-18-11 09:52 AM   #85 
  - you did as christ instructed those of us who would follow him to do.  xchrom   Oct-18-11 09:54 AM   #86 
  - Kudos to you  Samantha   Oct-18-11 09:55 AM   #88 
  - pudknocker pseudoChristian  Roland99   Oct-18-11 10:08 AM   #91 
  - I think she learned her lesson  Renew Deal   Oct-18-11 10:10 AM   #92 
  - You are wonderful  Irishonly   Oct-18-11 10:11 AM   #93 
  - Oh, you'll find plenty of that attitude on this site, too.  CrispyQ   Oct-18-11 10:17 AM   #95 
  - Good for you, but we have some fake homeless in Indianapolis  IndyPragmatist   Oct-18-11 10:22 AM   #97 
  - so, they maybe working the system  newspeak   Oct-18-11 11:08 AM   #104 
     - I'm trying to figure out why it should make a difference  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-18-11 11:25 AM   #109 
  - People like her are mentally ill. And rewarded for their mental illness. nt  valerief   Oct-18-11 10:26 AM   #98 
  - Great retort!  bongbong   Oct-18-11 10:29 AM   #99 
  - Very nicely done. nt  TBF   Oct-18-11 11:13 AM   #107 
  - You weren't talking to a Christian, so you needn't feel like you're bashing Christianity!  tavalon   Oct-18-11 10:43 AM   #100 
  - I was in Minneapolis on Saturday and had a unopened salad in  jwirr   Oct-18-11 10:58 AM   #101 
  - You spoke truth, I hope the lady took a lesson from it.  Kurmudgeon   Oct-18-11 11:04 AM   #102 
  - Amen - you could just as easily been in Texas. My response to her would've been:  TBF   Oct-18-11 11:12 AM   #105 
  - Your story made my day!  colorado_ufo   Oct-18-11 11:26 AM   #110 
  - Okay, can I just say DUers are weird and utterly unpredictable!  Pacifist Patriot   Oct-18-11 11:28 AM   #111 
  - No wonder at all  bongbong   Oct-18-11 11:36 AM   #115 
  - This is a good story to link with Mr. Scorpio's...  JuniperLea   Oct-18-11 11:35 AM   #112 
  - Perfect response!  treestar   Oct-18-11 11:35 AM   #113 
  - K&R!  ThatsMyBarack   Oct-18-11 11:36 AM   #114 
  - Brilliant!  geardaddy   Oct-18-11 11:38 AM   #116 
  - Jerks come in all shapes and sizes.  hamsterjill   Oct-18-11 11:39 AM   #117 
  - Good post  RegieRocker   Oct-18-11 11:39 AM   #118 
  - Blessings on your head!!  Maeve   Oct-18-11 11:46 AM   #120 
  - K&R (n/t)  a2liberal   Oct-18-11 12:00 PM   #125 
  - Recommend. You are smart and correct. Seems to me you  babylonsister   Oct-18-11 12:00 PM   #126 
  - We should all aspire to live our lives like Matthew 25:40. Even Non-Christians can do this....  LynneSin   Oct-18-11 12:18 PM   #129 
  - true Christians  libinnyandia   Oct-18-11 12:18 PM   #130 
  - Bravo! Well done!!  vanboggie   Oct-18-11 12:46 PM   #134 
  - Why do these types have such CONTROL and BOUNDARY issues?  spooky3   Oct-18-11 01:12 PM   #137 
  - good for you. K&R  DesertFlower   Oct-18-11 01:18 PM   #138 
  - you rock!  UpInArms   Oct-18-11 01:32 PM   #140 
  - Awful. Don't want to help the homeless--don't. But harassing those who do?  BlueIris   Oct-18-11 01:35 PM   #141 
  - A fair comment, invited by the other person. She might even think about it.  DirkGently   Oct-18-11 01:43 PM   #143 
  - You did great! n/t  sandyj999   Oct-18-11 01:51 PM   #144 
  - well that would be why Ghandi's quote is so good  PatrynXX   Oct-18-11 02:00 PM   #145 
  - +100  Liberal_in_LA   Oct-18-11 02:01 PM   #147 
  - Well done!  silverweb   Oct-18-11 02:25 PM   #151 
  - You called her out on her hypocrisy.  Mad_Dem_X   Oct-18-11 03:12 PM   #156 
  - This theist thinks you did good  wryter2000   Oct-18-11 03:28 PM   #158 
  - Well done!  Rainngirl   Oct-18-11 03:28 PM   #159 
  - Lord Jesus did not demand quid pro quo for what he gave for free. Maybe if there were no deal making  patrice   Oct-18-11 03:31 PM   #160 
  - I love it!  dballance   Oct-18-11 03:48 PM   #163 
  - good man  subject   Oct-18-11 04:18 PM   #165 
  - BRAVO !!! - K & R !!!  WillyT   Oct-18-11 04:23 PM   #166 
  - It's totally unreal the hypocrisy the religious nuts display!  Initech   Oct-18-11 04:46 PM   #167 
  - I never give to beggars.  Abin Sur   Oct-18-11 05:04 PM   #168 
  - WingNuts are incapable of any empathy. Greed is their god.  lib2DaBone   Oct-18-11 05:38 PM   #172 
  - I usually tell them to go thump their bibles somewhere else.  kcass1954   Oct-18-11 06:29 PM   #173 
  - I see the same in Akron.  Deep13   Oct-18-11 06:31 PM   #174 
  - I logged in JUST so I could say GOOD ON YA!!!  OwnedByFerrets   Oct-18-11 07:54 PM   #175 
  - EXCELLENT on both counts!  Iwillnevergiveup   Oct-18-11 08:07 PM   #177 
 

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