Bernthal – Panhandler Banks By Begging

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CLAYTON, MO (KPLR) - I brought my chair to Clayton because I think it's interesting I've never seen a panhandler here before.

Maybe that's because they heard about a panhandler in Oklahoma City.  He got arrested but it's an interesting case.

Police thought telling the guy he had to by a hundred dollar license before he could solicit on a city corner would scare him off.

But it didn't.

In fact the panhandler said no problem.  It sounded like a bargain to him.  That's because he told the cop he made 60-thousand dollars last year panhandling.

60-grand tax free!  That's amazing.  

I tend to say no when people ask me for money.  At least I can tell them it's nothing personal.  I explain that I tell my daughter no whenever she asks me for money so why in the world would I say yes to a stranger.

So the next time you feel bad about saying no to a panhandler, just remember, at least one of them is doing just fine.

I'm JB and that's the way it oughta be.