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ack33
01-19-2016, 12:51 AM
With temperatures in Birmingham expected to dropped to 20 overnight -- the lowest temperature thus far in 2016 -- the place where the city's homeless usually go to seek shelter from the cold is unavailable.

Boutwell Auditorium, typically used as a warming station in such situations, is not available tonight because presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is speaking to a large audience. Factoring in wind chill, it might feel more like 15 degrees on the streets of Birmingham tonight.

"Unfortunately, no, we do not have an alternative location and were unable to have the warming station tonight," said Birmingham city spokeswoman April Odom.


http://www.al.com/news/birmingham/index.ssf/2016/01/on_coldest_night_of_2016_birmi.html?hootPostID=e4f 2041eb2f53343e7b024f579229a38


I wonder what the media would say if the Trump campaign did the same

Nebor
01-19-2016, 12:57 AM
I bet they aren't feeling the Bern.

Psyllius
01-19-2016, 02:15 AM
http://i.imgur.com/59ekrQ4.jpg

Highwind7
01-19-2016, 02:47 AM
did they confiscate their coats?

BullStampede
01-19-2016, 07:25 AM
They should have paid for a ticket. Things in life shouldnt be free.

Bernie is a staunch, staunch capitalist. 100% serious.

sawoobley
01-19-2016, 07:43 AM
Bernie only shares other people's resources to help the poor except when he needs them.

IronRooster2
01-19-2016, 08:05 AM
Maybe they should try living in a city with homeless shelters and not some place where the mayor is actively trying to kill them.

just saiyan <(0_o<

metco
01-19-2016, 03:11 PM
Somebody go get a shtload of blankets.

adamsz
01-19-2016, 03:33 PM
Dumbest thread title ever