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My faith in humanity took a hit today
    #3552431 - 12/28/04 02:20 PM (12 years, 23 days ago)

I was watching MSNBC a few minutes ago. They were covering the tsunami disaster in Asia. They had a reporter in a tourist area of one of the countries that was hit. He was talking about how the two closest blocks to the beach were completely devastated. Then he was talking about how the blocks that were not destroyed still had a lot of tourists partying and having fun. How the hell could you party while there is such death and destruction only a couple hundred feet from you? Disgusting.


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Re: My faith in humanity took a hit today [Re: RandalFlagg]
    #3552512 - 12/28/04 02:55 PM (12 years, 23 days ago)

They are partying because they are alive. Although it seems terrible, they had cheated death in a huge way, and are celebrating.

They are in a foreign country (tourists) and probably don't have any clue how to help out with the situation. I believe I would do the same. There isn't much that you could do in that situation.

I think I'd party if my life was luckily spared from a natural catastrophe. I dunno, maybe I'm selfish, but I would.


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Re: My faith in humanity took a hit today [Re: RandalFlagg]
    #3552546 - 12/28/04 03:08 PM (12 years, 23 days ago)

some people only care about themselves or only know how to put their heads into the [volleyball court] sand.


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Re: My faith in humanity took a hit today [Re: Vvellum]
    #3552591 - 12/28/04 03:26 PM (12 years, 23 days ago)

we live in a country that kills thousands and thousands of innocent people every year for no reason at all (the drug war). If you think thats a blow to your faith in humanity look at pictures of the children were dropping pesticides and insecticides on every day in countries like cuba, all in hopes of destroying a coco farm the may or may not be there.

Sad to see how far the human race has come just to fail, however I have faith that harmony will be restored to the planet eventually.


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Re: My faith in humanity took a hit today [Re: infamous]
    #3552664 - 12/28/04 03:47 PM (12 years, 23 days ago)

Once I become supreme overlord alll will be good...


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Re: My faith in humanity took a hit today [Re: RandalFlagg]
    #3552927 - 12/28/04 04:43 PM (12 years, 23 days ago)

hey, look at it this way, the tourists are pumping money into an economy that REALLY needs it.

anyone whose ever passed a bum on the street on the way to a bar/liquor store/dealer's house and not given him money is a hypocrite.


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Re: My faith in humanity took a hit today [Re: MrBump]
    #3552984 - 12/28/04 04:53 PM (12 years, 23 days ago)

Never EVER go downtown (in an area with lots of homeless) while on E.

I was once rolling (on 3 pills) and was downtown. I walked past a bumb and ended up giving my entire wallet contents ($80, and a monthly bus pass) just because he was asking "So sadly like"...


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Re: My faith in humanity took a hit today [Re: Shroom_Herder]
    #3553131 - 12/28/04 05:14 PM (12 years, 23 days ago)

thanks, i'll keep that in mind  :grin:


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Re: My faith in humanity took a hit today [Re: Shroom_Herder]
    #3553272 - 12/28/04 05:44 PM (12 years, 23 days ago)

Quote:

Shroom_Herder said:I was once rolling (on 3 pills) and was downtown. I walked past a bumb and ended up giving my entire wallet contents ($80, and a monthly bus pass) just because he was asking "So sadly like"...




That's priceless!


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Re: My faith in humanity took a hit today [Re: nonoman]
    #3553673 - 12/28/04 07:11 PM (12 years, 22 days ago)

No, it cost $80 bucks and a bus pass.


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