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urza216

Broken bodies under the pale street lights tonight

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  1. Alacran
    12-24-2015 10:47 PM - permalink
    Alacran
    I'm back.
  2. Humboldt1
    08-04-2015 07:31 AM - permalink
    Humboldt1
    Not allowed since Linux banned me 3 years ago.

    I said "I would rather deport non-working residents than working illegal immigrants."

    I appealed to supermods but got nowhere. Now I just post occasionally on Indiana forums and read Chicago forums. Honestly better as I am pretty busy with family and work.

    I agree that fighting is assault.

    I think it is a bit of a stretch to say that fighting is illegal, particularly a fair fight among young people, who usually don't even land punches.

    My limited "fights" during athletic contests (3 times during basketball games) involved yelling and pushing. One guy punched me in the back of the head while I was walking away and I had him removed from YMCA and had his membership revoked.

    Assault involves physical damage. Many people get into fights, even physical ones and do not hurt each other. If one person does damage to the other then it is assault, especially if the damage is one-sided and they started the fight.
  3. urza216
    08-03-2015 12:27 AM - permalink
    urza216
    Humboldt1 - Do you still comment on the actual forum or just on people's profiles?
  4. Humboldt1
    08-02-2015 05:31 PM - permalink
    Humboldt1
    Being in a fight does not make you a thug, though certainly immature. I am guessing you have never been in a fight but many of us have, usually on the basketball court or soccer field after being fouled really hard. I have not been in a fight since college and it wasn't so much a fight as hard fouls. Guy fouled me really hard and I fouled him really hard on the next play. Words were said, but no fists landed. I have never been in a bar fight.

    I think of thugs as people wo break the law doing things that hurt others, often with weapons. I do think that the Daley nephew who beat that guy to death at bar a few years back is a thug.

    I do not think thug should be a code word for blacks, though our media is certainly pushing that narrative.
  5. Humboldt1
    05-09-2015 12:25 AM - permalink
    Humboldt1
    Oak Park and Homewood are not that comparable. Oak Park is 22 percent black and 67 percent white. Homewood is 34 percent black (it was 21 percent in 2000) and 60 percent white. Average household income in Oak Park is 105k. In Homewood it is 67k.

    Homewood will look like South Holland in another decade. It is not trending toward diversity, just shifting from white to black like much of the south suburbs.
  6. mas23
    11-06-2010 11:34 AM - permalink
    mas23
    whats good man? I deleted my post becuse I figure he probably wont understand what i'm talking about. But you what tho, I'm probably gonna post it again just for arguments sake
  7. Humboldt1
    06-08-2010 07:31 PM - permalink
    Humboldt1
    My dad has a farm, not a firm.

    I agree. It is a class thing.

    You are right in that my kids education is paid for but so what. We plan for these things.

    I was not offended by your post just the one where you said over 50 percent of the budget was spent on military. That was just wrong.

    I think it is fine that you have friends in the military but as you note (indirectly) it isn't exactly or best or brightest than are enlisting.

About Me

  • About urza216
    Biography
    I'm a young writer. I think about stuff and I observe people.
    Location
    South Chicagoland
    ZIP Code
    60422
    Previous locations
    Park Forest, University Park, Monee
    Interests
    Writing, reading, surfing the net, ect.
    Occupation
    Office Assistant
    Education
    Associates of Arts from Prairie State College. Currently enrolled in Governors State University.
    Sex
    Male
    Marital/Relationship status
    Single
    Favorite Music
    Underground rap and punk rock
    Favorite Books
    I'm most drawn to the humor section
    Favorite Movies
    Horror movies and comedies
    Favorite TV Shows
    Not much for TV shows
    Name
    Nick
    Birthplace
    Ingalls Memorial Hospital in Harvey, IL
    Heritage
    Polish
    Ethnicity
    White
    Children
    None
    Hair color
    Red
    Heroes
    Martin Luthor King, Jr., Dan Rather.
    Sexual orientation
    Straight
    Religion/Worldview
    Atheist / Very Liberal
    Pets
    A cat
    Any additional information
    Nope, :)

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