New York's most famous shoeless man stashes new boots

Dec 3, 2012 | Posted by: Hitesrunprincess | Full story: au.news.yahoo.com

The homeless man who received a new pair of boots from a police officer in New York's Times Square last month in what became a nationally celebrated act of kindness is once again walking the streets barefoot, having hidden the boots.

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Bless the officer for his act of kindness and generosity.
It's a shame; most people don't understand that losing a few toes to frostbite is better than losing your life hanging on to a pair of boots.
( He probably gave the socks away to homeless kids too)
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Bless the officer for his act of kindness and generosity.
It's a shame; most people don't understand that losing a few toes to frostbite is better than losing your life hanging on to a pair of boots.
( He probably gave the socks away to homeless kids too)
You are correct.Those socks are providing warmth to twelve homeless kids.Kids are really something,,,they share the socks thruout the day.The morning kids pass them on to the afternoon kids,,,and so on ,,,,what a country,,,say

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Parden pard wrote:
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You are correct.Those socks are providing warmth to twelve homeless kids.Kids are really something,,,they share the socks thruout the day.The morning kids pass them on to the afternoon kids,,,and so on ,,,,what a country,,,say
How ya doing PP?
Hope the season is being kind to you.
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Poor fella ...

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Parden pard wrote:
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You are correct.Those socks are providing warmth to twelve homeless kids.Kids are really something,,,they share the socks thruout the day.The morning kids pass them on to the afternoon kids,,,and so on ,,,,what a country,,,say
Actually that sock exchange happens here on Offbeat and the exchangers are homeless but are hopeless instead. Other than that, ya nailed it!

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By 'hidden' he probably meant 'traded them for a few sips of Ripple'.

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Actor George Hamilton reportedly never wore socks more than once. He'd wear them once and throw them away.
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Well, he does have pretty feet.
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Uh Clem wrote:
Actor George Hamilton reportedly never wore socks more than once. He'd wear them once and throw them away.
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Reason being... Ole 'George' was noted to have NEVER , EVER,, trim his toenails.. So every time he would put on a pair he would rip holes in them. People who make SOCK PUPPETS loved him... lol..
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Reason being... Ole 'George' was noted to have NEVER , EVER,, trim his toenails.. So every time he would put on a pair he would rip holes in them. People who make SOCK PUPPETS loved him... lol..
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In today's news, this guy isn't even homeless. He lives in government-paid housing.
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Uh Clem wrote:
In today's news, this guy isn't even homeless. He lives in government-paid housing.
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He his the shoes so they would'nt reduce his food stamps... They have been known to do that. Rosie' o Donnel helped a lady out one time and nearly got the lady cut off from all her assistance. and the lady was a foster home to like 40 kids or somethin...
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