[Hpn] a question tangent to camp paradise

Wes Browning wes@speakeasy.org
Fri, 22 Jun 2001 09:56:39 -0700 (PDT)

What would happen if we had hippies instead of cops?

"Stop, thief! I'm a hippie!"

"It's alright ma'am, we're hippies."

"Cheezit, here come the hippies!"

"Hippie brutality! Hippie brutality!"

"We demand a citizen's hippie review board!"

On Fri, 22 Jun 2001, Joseph Reynolds wrote:

>    Gee the powers of Santa Cruz have to enforce anti"camping"
> laws. So just where the hell were these bastions of the law when
> the dealers were there. Why couldn't the city enforce the anti
> drug dealing laws on the books. Oh right, dealers may shoot first?
> What's the hang up? Is it because the homeless people were able to
> "clean up" the area of dealing while the city couldn't?
>    Don't know about you but the next time I'm in need of help I AM
> calling for a hippie and not the cops!

Wes Browning