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    Senior Member eric von zipper's Avatar
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    sign of the times

    This sign is on my commute route and I finally got around to taking a picture. Thought I'd share. I figure people here would appreciate it.

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    Awesome! If that won't get people to think about alternate forms of transportation, I don't know what will...

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    haha, ive donated plasma before...senior year of high school. $50 a week if you came in twice a week, $15 for once.

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    Senior Member maddyfish's Avatar
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    Makes sense to me, people used to donate plasma to buy drugs, now they do it to satisfy their latest addiction.
    Not too much to say here

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    Laid back bent rider unixpro's Avatar
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    I paid for all my Christmas presents one year with money from donating plasma. Twice a week for a couple of months.

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    put our Heads Together cerewa's Avatar
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    maybe i should donate plasma to get money for bike parts.
    Some awesome folks who are working to give Haitians the ability to manage their safety and their lives:
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    Senior Member climbhoser's Avatar
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    Living in da UP of Michigan I had 4 jobs and donated plasma just to get by. The economy up there sucks and, well, it just needed to get done!

    Not fun, for sure.

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    Packfodding 3 caloso's Avatar
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    Sounds about right. Most people would rather cut off their right arm than drive less, so what's the difference?
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