Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Photo Of Grand Rapids Panhandler's Sign Demanding Money "Or I'll Vote For Trump" Goes Viral

By Brandon Hall
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A photo of a Grand Rapids man begging for money or threatening to vote for Donald Trump has gone viral.

The image has made its rounds on a number of social media sites the last few weeks, resurfacing again this weekend when shared by popular Hispanic comedian George Lopez.

Lopez's post has over 100,000 likes and 10,000 shares...

Brandon Hall is a lifelong political nerd from Grand Haven, and is the Managing Editor of West Michigan Politics.

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Photo By Darlene Dowling Thompson

1 comment:

  1. I am challenged to start a bidding war. When I make my cardboard sign, how much should I ask for not to vote for Hillary? I think $5 might be a maximizer but I wouldn't want to limit my take. At what point, though, does it become extortion?