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#41 tanatastic

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Posted 06 December 2017 - 04:39 PM

I wonder how long til every cent is up his nose or in his veins. 6 months?

#42 Gladiators

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Posted 06 December 2017 - 05:14 PM

I wonder how long til every cent is up his nose or in his veins. 6 months?


And then some suckers will be paying for his funeral.

#43 kilroy69

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Posted 06 December 2017 - 06:39 PM

He should invest it all in Bitcoin
Its still not a hummingbird.

#44 Strike

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Posted 06 December 2017 - 06:41 PM

He should invest it all in Bitcoin

 

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Posted 06 December 2017 - 06:53 PM

I'm very cynical of people asking for money. Why? Bcoz a lot of people suck, are w/out conscious and are born liars.

 

That being said, I'm also one of the most compassionate people you'll ever meet. I usually give something if I have it on me.... Especially if they have a dog, damn - I'm a sucker for the pooches.

 

note to self:  get a dog.


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#46 kilroy69

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Posted 06 December 2017 - 07:24 PM

 
Worked for the Winkelvoss twins.

and if it hits 50k he would be a millionaire
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#47 iam90sbaby

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Posted 24 August 2018 - 09:35 AM

Homeless veteran who helped stranded woman says he can't get GoFundMe cash from couple

http://www.foxnews.c...rom-couple.html



#48 tanatastic

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Posted 24 August 2018 - 11:28 AM

Homeless veteran who helped stranded woman says he can't get GoFundMe cash from couple
http://www.foxnews.c...rom-couple.html

Classic scam. We called this a year ago. No one stares at piles of money and gives it away willingly.

#49 Cruzer

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Posted 24 August 2018 - 12:30 PM

 

note to self:  get a dog.

I'm telling ya - I will cave if you have one. :D



#50 Mungwater

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Posted 26 August 2018 - 12:33 PM

Now it looks like the guy isnt a veteran, maybe he was a major in the Air Force, theyre still looking into the FOIA

#51 fandandy

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Posted 26 August 2018 - 12:36 PM

Now it looks like the guy isnt a veteran, maybe he was a major in the Air Force, theyre still looking into the FOIA

Maybe he's in the Lord's Army.



#52 GobbleDog

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Posted 27 August 2018 - 09:28 AM

How do these do-gooder stories ever reach the media?

"Cop pays for homeless man's lunch!" Alert the media! What a scoop!!!

#53 titans&bucs&bearsohmy!

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Posted 27 August 2018 - 09:36 AM

How do these do-gooder stories ever reach the media?

"Cop pays for homeless man's lunch!" Alert the media! What a scoop!!!


Because the media only cares about clickbait. And America is full of attention wh0res. Most are probably self reported.

#54 GobbleDog

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Posted 27 August 2018 - 03:19 PM

Because the media only cares about clickbait. And America is full of attention wh0res. Most are probably self reported.

 

Oh I agree the media loves clickbait, but who calls them to begin with?  The do-gooder? 

 

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Posted 05 September 2018 - 01:57 AM

Yeah, sounds like the money is gone. There's a hearing later today. I don't think this is a clear-cut story. Sounds like the dude has a drug problem. But it sounds like the couple are shady thieves too.

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#56 TimmySmith

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Posted 05 September 2018 - 04:20 AM

Much like "A Simple Plan" all 3 people had their lives going before all this. Poor drug addict didn't ask for any of it. He was homeless becaise he couldn't handle $20, much less $400k.

It's been a bad year. My old favorite restaurant closed down, and my new favorite restaurant sucks.

 


#57 wiffleball

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Posted 05 September 2018 - 05:26 AM

Well said.

I did read that GoFundMe had set aside 20 grand just to make sure this guy had basic housing in shower and food and stuff. While all this got litigated.

They're also looking at and talking about rehab facilities.

Ironically, the above probably has a much better chance of doing this guy is some good than the four hundred grand or whatever it was.

The couple is a receptionist and a carpenter. And just coincidentally, after all this money came in, they were able to buy a BMW for Cash & Go on exotic vacations.

I know nobody's innocent here other than well-intentioned owners I guess. But of the two parties, at least the homeless guy has a legitimate problem. As far as I know being a completely immoral lying Thief isn't a recognized medical condition. And there ain't no rehab for that. Other than jail.
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#58 Mike Honcho

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Posted 05 September 2018 - 05:58 AM

Well said.

I did read that GoFundMe had set aside 20 grand just to make sure this guy had basic housing in shower and food and stuff. While all this got litigated.

They're also looking at and talking about rehab facilities.

Ironically, the above probably has a much better chance of doing this guy is some good than the four hundred grand or whatever it was.

The couple is a receptionist and a carpenter. And just coincidentally, after all this money came in, they were able to buy a BMW for Cash & Go on exotic vacations.

I know nobody's innocent here other than well-intentioned owners I guess. But of the two parties, at least the homeless guy has a legitimate problem. As far as I know being a completely immoral lying Thief isn't a recognized medical condition. And there ain't no rehab for that. Other than jail....or president.

 

Fixed.



#59 Hardcore troubadour

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Posted 05 September 2018 - 02:19 PM

 
Fixed.


Holy TDS. Get a grip man, you're unhinged

#60 Cloaca du jour

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Posted 05 September 2018 - 03:09 PM

How dumb are those people...that much exposure and they think they can steal it lol.

#61 Cloaca du jour

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Posted 05 September 2018 - 03:10 PM

They better be ready to serve up some cash, grass, or azz.

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Posted 06 September 2018 - 06:40 PM

http://www.msn.com/e...X5cc?ocid=ientp

 

 

Police raid New Jersey couple's home after $400G in GoFundMe cash they raised for homeless veteran disappears

 

 

It's on like donkey kong now...


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#63 TimmySmith

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Posted 07 September 2018 - 06:25 AM

http://www.msn.com/e...X5cc?ocid=ientp

 

It's on like donkey kong now...

Why are the police involved?  Looks to me like the couple might cash in again.  :dunno:


It's been a bad year. My old favorite restaurant closed down, and my new favorite restaurant sucks.

 


#64 vuduchile

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Posted 07 September 2018 - 06:41 AM

Someone should start a gofundme campaign to aid this couples legal defense.

#65 ROCKFORD

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Posted 07 September 2018 - 02:47 PM

Someone should start a gofundme campaign to aid this couples legal defense.

 

someone should start a gofundme campaign to aid your face.


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#66 Cloaca du jour

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Posted Yesterday, 06:06 AM

Looks like all 3 of them were involved in the scam...

This just in!

Quality scam

#67 TimmySmith

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Posted Yesterday, 06:10 AM

If it was a total scam it was brilliant. Although a homeless tranny could have doubled the take.

It's been a bad year. My old favorite restaurant closed down, and my new favorite restaurant sucks.

 


#68 supermike80

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Posted Yesterday, 06:22 AM

Looks like all 3 of them were involved in the scam...

This just in!

Quality scam


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#69 avoiding injuries

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Posted Yesterday, 06:50 AM

Good plan, poor execution.

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Posted Yesterday, 07:02 AM

Link?

#71 Cloaca du jour

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Posted Yesterday, 07:11 AM

https://www.today.co...859618?v=raila

#72 Ray Lewis's Limo Driver

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Posted Yesterday, 07:42 AM

If the media is announcing this, let's give it a few days, eventually the actual truth might/maybe emerge, trust nothing the media says at face value.....HTH


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#73 Baker Boy

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Posted Yesterday, 11:05 AM

Anyone who contributed when it got to 50k is a sucker. That's more than enough to get anyone on their feet. Should have moved on to another cause.

If you contribute to go fund me for anyone you dont know or are associated with you are an idiot!

Didnt anyone think this story was fishy? Anyone who fell for this BS deserves to have their money taken from them.