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And This is Where We Lived When We Lived in the City

He used to panhandle on Dupont Circle in the early 80s. That was where I’d get off from the subway at the end of the day when I worked at the Library of Congress, and he was one of the people I’d always stop to talk to before I made my way back home to Mt. 114 more words

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How do you Handle Panhandling?

Yesterday when my sisters, my mom, and I went shopping, we were exiting the shopping complex when I saw a man and his family standing on the side of the road. 611 more words

Tim Gatewood reblogged this on Memphis Service Ministries and commented:

Some good thinking here -- and the linked articles are well worth reading, as well. KUDOS to the authors.

Fake Mentor construction worker arrested again

MENTOR, Ohio- A man Mentor police call a “habitual aggressive fake construction worker” was arrested again.

Residents reported a man wearing a hard hat and fluorescent vest panhandling in the area on Reynolds Road near Industrial Parkway at about 11:30 a.m. 91 more words


Fort Collins Hopes To Help Panhandlers, Wants Input

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (CBS4)– The City of Fort Collins is considering a pilot program to help reduce panhandling and loitering.

The Street Outreach program would connect panhandlers with services designed to help get them off the streets. 29 more words


“Youse got change, did'n youse!” (420 word story about life)

 “Youse got change, did’n youse!”

Driving home Bill gave into a hamburger, fries and a slice of cheesecake.  Life was good, if not a perfectly smooth ride.  463 more words

Steven S. Walsky

The professional pan-handler

I know I’m new to the blog scene, but if I’m going to do this crowding thing, I would be remiss to put a plea out to my fellow authors and artisans here. 176 more words

Freelance Hobo-ing

White male privilege is a myth, guys. However, we do occasionally panhandle as a novelty.

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