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Old 01-01-2014, 09:10 PM
 
Location: Denver, Colorado
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I thought this was so heartwarming! Happy New Year!

‘You can stop sending money’: Out-of-work journalist asks strangers for $900, gets $4,000 | The Raw Story
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Old 01-02-2014, 04:33 AM
 
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That's a great story about people helping people without any benefit in return.
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Old 01-02-2014, 04:54 PM
 
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I am perplexed by this social internet begging phenomenon... Beg from the comforts of your home and watch the money pour in?

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Old 01-02-2014, 05:10 PM
 
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I need to do this. I always wondered how accurate these "fundraisers" actually are as well. I can't help but think it's just some guy that is already well off using a sob story as a ploy for more money.
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