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Subject:  Re: Struggling in America? Date:  3/23/2013  10:09 PM
Author:  scarybrat22 Number:  872702 of 890183

"Whoops, I missed that. Apparently, she took a handout from the city (I'll give her credit, she's working hard to get freebies from everyone- state, ex-husband, boyfriend, the city, charities) and moved to an apartment."

How do you account her ex-husband's payment of child support as a freebie? Child support is not a freebie, it is the price one pays for being divorced and having kids. If I am misreading you on this, my mistake.

As far as the hand bag and shoes, that's really a matter of speculation. You can get some nice designer looking shoes/hand bags at places like Target, Kohl's, TJ-Max, etc.

I don't blame her bit one bit for keeping her daughter in a decent sch