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Thursday, July 5, 2012

John Stossel Panhandles To Prove ‘You Really Shouldn’t Give To These Street People’


John Stossel goes undercover as a homeless man.
The hosts showed video footage of Stossel dressed as a homeless person and asked him how his experience as a panhandler went? “I had heard that some people beg for a living and make big bucks — $80,000 a year in some cases,” said Stossel. “I made at a rate of about $24,000 tax free — I just did it for a couple hours — But, with one sign that said ‘help, I really need help,’ and one sign that said ‘hey, I’ll be honest with you, I just want a beer.’ I collected the same rate.”
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