Report: More elderly Japanese turn to petty crime

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    Report: More elderly Japanese turn to petty crime - CNN.com
     
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    As long as they don't bomb Pearl Harbor again, I guess I'm okay with this.
     
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    I thought the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor?
     
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    Or our sense of humors!
     
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    I saw that report on tv here, it was extremely sad. But at least the elderly people shoplifting for food weren't handed over by the security people to the cops and then being ground up through the criminal justice system. The rapacious bastards in retail here would have no compunction about that.

    But it was a pointer to the real economy in Japan and pretty damn scary for us, Japan is still our number one trading partner.
     
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    the elderly rebels have to show the youth how its done...he he
     
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    I've felt lonely before, but I never had the desire to shoplift. Maybe it helps. :)
     
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    Free stuff always helps! :lol:
     
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