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Fortis Paradise thanked Corey The Goofyhawk's answer

I had that happen. A guy called me and told me that the government was awarding me $9,000 for always paying my bills on time and being faithful with my taxes. I led him on for a few moments and hung up. The next day, the exact same guy called me with the same exact … Read more

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Fortis Paradise thanked Yin and Yang's answer

Be prepared for the one that tells you on your computer that the FBI is monitoring you because they know you have been looking at p*rn and now you have to pay 500 dollars for them to stop watching you! Lol!

Bottom line...... There are blue collar criminals as well as white collar criminals. When … Read more

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Fortis Paradise thanked Yin and Yang's answer

I am an odd ball. I LOVED working out at 11pm every night. I would go to the gym, hop on a machine and cardio myself for an hour watching Jerry Springer and laughing! Lol! That was MY hour. After I quit the gym I did Curves for awhile and did my half of an … Read more

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Fortis Paradise answered Khauri Stewart's question

I can't imagine being in a relationship, for multiple reasons. Sometimes I wonder what it would be like to be with someone who is your best friend and so much more, if that's the case a relationship would be great. Ultimately it's your life do whatever you want with it.

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Fortis Paradise thanked Ray Dart's answer

It is generally believed that the ages described in the bible were created "to fill the time". I.e. If you believe that events took place over a period of 2000 years but you have only 3 generations to fill that time, then you have to make each generation 666 years long.

Whatever you perceive the … Read more

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Fortis Paradise thanked Janis Haskell's answer

Yes, I think it's very appropriate.  Kudos to Mom!

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Fortis Paradise thanked Michael Poland's answer

Walk a mile in my shoes.

On point MOM.

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Fortis Paradise thanked Tom Jackson's answer

No, I don't.  Because I'm not sure what her mother hoped to accomplish, nor do I know what she actually did accomplish---and we may not really know for years..

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Fortis Paradise thanked Walt O'Reagun's answer

NOPE ... I totally disagree with how the mom handled it, under the premise that "Two wrongs do not make a right".

I've seen these "lessons" played out too many times, to pretend they are the best option to use.  All the mother REALLY did was humiliate her daughter, and teach her to resent the other … Read more

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Fortis Paradise thanked Ancient Hippy's answer

I agree and applaud the mother on the way she handled it. Something like this should happen more often. Some people just have to be knocked down a peg or two.

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Fortis Paradise thanked echooos echooos' answer

Good for the mom, maybe next time the little princess will think twice about bullying somebody just because of what they're wearing.