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Old 07-16-2013, 05:51 AM   #41
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To be sure there are many worthy charities but the bombardment of solicitations does wear thin.

That's what made this scene in Airplane! so funny:


I heard the call to do nothing. So I answered it.
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Old 07-16-2013, 08:47 AM   #42
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Easiest solicitation ever for us was when flight attendants on a flight back to the US asked for our foreign coins for

Since we couldn't exchange coins (only paper bills) for US money anyway, it was pretty painless.

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Old 07-16-2013, 12:38 PM   #43
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Unfortunately, Europe has taught me to ignore panhandling. It just makes you a target.

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