Re: Downtown businesses push police to enforce Chicago panhandling law FWD

Graeme Bacque (
Sun, 25 Jul 1999 13:57:11 -0400

On 25 Jul 99, at 10:48, Tom Boland wrote:

> But police officers such as Detroit Inspector Donald Williams advise people
> not to give.

So it's ok to piss one's money away on activities such as casino 
gambling but not to give it to someone who's just trying to survive.

Sheesh... with standards like this it might be better if the world 
_did_ cease to exist at the stroke of midnight this New Year's Eve. 
Humanity must be seen as being the ultimate cosmic joke.

Sorry, but my cynical side is obviously showing today...