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Cardboard boxes do not make houses

Dee KaeDee Kae Registered User regular
edited October 2007 in Singularity Engine++
Currently I've kindly been turned into a bum overnight, and surviving a town with no place to crash is both hard and filled with gas stations.

Any tips on how to survive as a hobo or bum? If you were one, just what would you do?


Don't eat the breakfest sandwiches at 7-11.

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  • PataPata Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    I hear doghouses are pretty nice.

    Pata on
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  • PotUPotU __BANNED USERS
    edited October 2007
    Bum with internet, huh?

    PotU on
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  • The Otaku SuppositoryThe Otaku Suppository Bawstan New EnglandRegistered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Pretty swanky cardboard box to have internet access.

    Edit: Dammit PotU. My verbosity has been my downfall once again.

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  • PataPata Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    He could be posting from a library guys.

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  • KoshianKoshian __BANNED USERS regular
    edited October 2007
    befriend a hobo flea

    carry a table, silk tablecloth, silverware, fine china, crystal candle holders, and candles with you at all times

    all your meals must consist of a single bean or pea, split half and half with the flea

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  • Dee KaeDee Kae Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    PotU wrote: »
    Bum with internet, huh?

    Luckily I found an all night lan-center-store-thing. Not a place to sleep but hey. ;D

    Edit: Libraries? Damnit, good idea.

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  • TiBTiB Registered User
    edited October 2007
    Looks like he's gonna sleep in a library guys.

    Make a fort out of books.

    TiB on
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  • The Otaku SuppositoryThe Otaku Suppository Bawstan New EnglandRegistered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Spend less money on internet.

    Save more money for housing you dumb ponce.

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    NO ONE DENIES THIS.
  • BrainleechBrainleech Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Koshian wrote: »
    carry a table, silk tablecloth, silverware, fine china, crystal candle holders, and candles with you at all times
    Wear them as some type of necklace

    Be sure to mark your territory this is important! Even if it means using something other than pee to do it then so be it!

    Wear tons of clothes even it's 100c. outside you have to keep those layers on!

    A dumpster is your freind

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  • KoshianKoshian __BANNED USERS regular
    edited October 2007
    medical waste makes a perfectly legitimate meal

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  • Dee KaeDee Kae Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Spend less money on internet.

    Save more money for housing you dumb ponce.

    What if you didnt have much money on you but enough to spend at a cheap lan center?

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  • PotUPotU __BANNED USERS
    edited October 2007
    What kind of hobo do you plan to be?

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  • BrainleechBrainleech Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Koshian wrote: »
    medical waste makes a perfectly legitimate meal

    And bedding material

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  • As7As7 Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Koshian wrote: »
    medical waste makes a perfectly legitimate meal

    Boil it first, though.

    But not too long.

    Don't want to burn away those nutritious crabs.

    CARBS! I MEANT CARBS!

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  • Dee KaeDee Kae Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    PotU wrote: »
    What kind of hobo do you plan to be?

    A pretty one.

    That smells good.

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  • KoshianKoshian __BANNED USERS regular
    edited October 2007
    As7 wrote: »
    Koshian wrote: »
    medical waste makes a perfectly legitimate meal

    Boil it first, though.

    But not too long.

    Don't want to burn away those nutritious crabs.

    CARBS! I MEANT CARBS!

    placentas'r'us

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  • The Otaku SuppositoryThe Otaku Suppository Bawstan New EnglandRegistered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Dee Kae wrote: »
    Spend less money on internet.

    Save more money for housing you dumb ponce.

    What if you didnt have much money on you but enough to spend at a cheap lan center?

    Buy a knife to shank people and steal the money off their bleeding corpses.

    Duh.

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  • BrainleechBrainleech Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Dee Kae wrote: »
    Spend less money on internet.

    Save more money for housing you dumb ponce.

    What if you didnt have much money on you but enough to spend at a cheap lan center?

    Buy a knife to shank people and steal the money off their bleeding corpses.

    Duh.

    Make a knife it's cost effective.
    Then whomever you shank it's profit

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  • Centipede DamascusCentipede Damascus Ho! Ho! Ho! Drink Coke!Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Also, it is not illegal to catch and eat pigeons using only your wits

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  • BelruelBelruel Life and death and love and birth and peace and war on the planet earthRegistered User regular
    edited October 2007
    how sad. also, hop from train to train, sleepin in hay, with one o dem sticks with the red polka-dotted pouch on top.

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  • KoshianKoshian __BANNED USERS regular
    edited October 2007
    people love it when the homeless sleep in their truck beds

    they will most likely give you candy

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  • The Far SideThe Far Side __BANNED USERS regular
    edited October 2007
    I saw the Darjeeling Limited today, guys

    it was so fucking good

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  • Penguin IncarnatePenguin Incarnate King of Kafiristan Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
  • BarcardiBarcardi All the Wizards Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    yes, yes you can make a cardboard box into a house

    case in point

    http://www.housesofthefuture.com.au/hof_houses04.html

    way to not be able to rough it, starbucks whore


    I made a igloo out of cardboard not 4 weeks ago

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  • Uncle LongUncle Long Registered User
    edited October 2007
    Belruel wrote: »
    how sad. also, hop from train to train, sleepin in hay, with one o dem sticks with the red polka-dotted pouch on top.

    "bindle."

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  • BusterKBusterK Negativity is Boring Cynicism is Cowardice Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    I saw the Darjeeling Limited today, guys

    it was so fucking good

    This is the first Wes Anderson movie I haven't rushed out and seen the first weekend
    Maybe this will be the weekend I finally go see it

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  • BelruelBelruel Life and death and love and birth and peace and war on the planet earthRegistered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Uncle Long wrote: »
    Belruel wrote: »
    how sad. also, hop from train to train, sleepin in hay, with one o dem sticks with the red polka-dotted pouch on top.

    "bindle."

    yes! hi5

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  • KoshianKoshian __BANNED USERS regular
    edited October 2007
    Barcardi wrote: »
    yes, yes you can make a cardboard box into a house

    case in point

    http://www.housesofthefuture.com.au/hof_houses04.html

    way to not be able to rough it, starbucks whore


    I made a igloo out of cardboard not 4 weeks ago

    that is a classy cardboard house

    like the kind upper-class, gentlemanly hobos live in

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  • Penguin IncarnatePenguin Incarnate King of Kafiristan Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    A man cannot live in cardboard box alone!

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  • HarrierHarrier Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Instead of making a home out of the cardboard box, make a time machine.

    Then go back in time and alter the circumstances that led to you losing your place.

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  • Mad IronMad Iron Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Mad Iron on
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  • The Far SideThe Far Side __BANNED USERS regular
    edited October 2007
    BusterK wrote: »
    I saw the Darjeeling Limited today, guys

    it was so fucking good

    This is the first Wes Anderson movie I haven't rushed out and seen the first weekend
    Maybe this will be the weekend I finally go see it
    You really should its so great

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  • Uncle LongUncle Long Registered User
    edited October 2007
    Belruel wrote: »
    Uncle Long wrote: »
    Belruel wrote: »
    how sad. also, hop from train to train, sleepin in hay, with one o dem sticks with the red polka-dotted pouch on top.

    "bindle."

    yes! hi5

    weeee h5

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  • Dee KaeDee Kae Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Mad Iron wrote: »

    Well, I can sing worse then that. now all I need is a pervert and a train.

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  • Mad IronMad Iron Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Dee Kae wrote: »
    Mad Iron wrote: »

    Well, I can sing worse then that. now all I need is a pervert and a train.

    Man I'm right here.

    All you need is the train.

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  • InquisitorInquisitor Of mercenary mind. Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Dee Kae wrote: »
    Spend less money on internet.

    Save more money for housing you dumb ponce.

    What if you didnt have much money on you but enough to spend at a cheap lan center?

    If you are low on money, there is no good reason to spend it on internet, which you can get for free at a library.

    You obviously have not yet developed the appropriate scrounging mentality.

    Also, start begging.

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  • BusterKBusterK Negativity is Boring Cynicism is Cowardice Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    One evening as the sun went down and the jungle fires were burning,
    Down the track came a hobo hiking, and he said "Boys, I'm not turning."
    "I'm heading for a land that's far away beside the crystal fountains;"
    "So come with me, we'll go and see the Big Rock Candy Mountains."

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  • Dee KaeDee Kae Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    Inquisitor wrote: »
    Dee Kae wrote: »
    Spend less money on internet.

    Save more money for housing you dumb ponce.

    What if you didnt have much money on you but enough to spend at a cheap lan center?

    If you are low on money, there is no good reason to spend it on internet, which you can get for free at a library.

    You obviously have not yet developed the appropriate scrounging mentality.

    Also, start begging.

    I have a job still, and meager ammounts of money but stored hours here, so hey what a time to use'm. ;D

    @Mad Iron: We'll make our own train, and ride it into the sunset, while singing theme songs to shows no one should know.

    "..tooo save the digital world!"

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  • BusterKBusterK Negativity is Boring Cynicism is Cowardice Registered User regular
    edited October 2007
    In the Big Rock Candy Mountains the jails are made of tin
    And you can walk right out again as soon as you are in
    There ain't no short handled shovels, no axes saws or picks
    I'm a goin to stay where you sleep all day
    Where they hung the jerk that invented work
    In the Big Rock Candy Mountains

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  • SarimnadaeiusSarimnadaeius Registered User
    edited October 2007
    Dee Kae wrote: »
    PotU wrote: »
    What kind of hobo do you plan to be?

    A pretty one.

    That smells good.

    Man, that does not sound like a smart idea.

    Hey you should totally do what I already told you to do and what others are telling you now.

    I recommend cardboard boxes that have a waxy coating, they won't deteriorate as quickly as a regular one.
    And get a stray cat, so you two can be hobo buddies.

    And lastly, what chunk of cardboard you won't be using, turn into a sign and warn people about their ever impending doom. Bonus points for quotes from Revelations and Nostradamus.

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