A Word of Advice

. . . to the teens in the Kroger parking lot on Moreland Avenue. If you are going to try to scam me out of a few bucks for your faux cause, at least have the intelligence not to do it with a laminated information sheet dated three years ago. Put a little effort into your props! Come on!

7 Comments so far

  1. Paulie [eatl/ga] (unregistered) on July 26th, 2006 @ 9:25 am

    And don’t ask me more than once. Know thy audience scammers.

  2. james (unregistered) on July 26th, 2006 @ 9:35 am

    let me guess….there basketball team is trying to get to a tournament in dallas?

  3. Daniel (unregistered) on July 26th, 2006 @ 9:56 am

    I usually get something with the band…

  4. Jam (unregistered) on July 26th, 2006 @ 10:29 am

    You mean that’s not legit? Oi! JK.

  5. Annie (unregistered) on July 26th, 2006 @ 2:17 pm

    I see I am not the only mark in town.

  6. TheBizofKnowledge (unregistered) on July 27th, 2006 @ 6:38 am

    Kids in the Chicago area have been doing it too recently. Unfortunately, since I don’t have time to scrutinize everything that’s thrust in front of me so now I don’t donate to any of the causes even if they might be legit.

  7. james (unregistered) on July 27th, 2006 @ 8:16 am

    just ask them who to make the check out to….that always sorts the wheat from the chaff if you will.

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