Archive for the 'bums' Category

28 July, 2021

Posted by Socrates in bums, homeless, leftism, leftist/liberal cruelty, leftists, liberal mindset, liberalism, liberals, liberals-as-destroyers, political correctness, vagrancy, vagrancy laws at 10:48 am | Permanent Link

Circa 1950, “the “homeless” were called “bums” or sometimes “hobos.” The police used to arrest them for vagrancy (i.e., for sleeping in parks, parking lots, on sidewalks, etc.). All cities had vagrancy laws. Today they don’t — or if they do, they don’t enforce them. Then suddenly about 1980 the liberal media began to call […]

4 May, 2021

Posted by Socrates in America as Wonderland, America-the-sitcom, bums, homeless, Texas, vagrancy, vagrancy laws at 12:40 pm | Permanent Link

Sanity may be slowly returning to America! Just kidding. America is now insane. Anyway, Austin, the liberal “college city” in Texas, has banned “public camping.” (Did you know that, up until circa 1975, the police could arrest people for vagrancy? For example, sleeping or even sitting in a parking lot or a doorway. The cops […]