Unintentionally Amusing Line of the Day

“A young transient who avoided detection because he looked like a student has been arrested by Troy University police…”

Hmm.  I am not sure what that says about our student body…

(Source:  Transient held in theft of $23,000 in equipment from Troy University)

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  1. Boyd says:

    This reminds me of a quiz I saw recently.

  2. Liberty60 says:

    Boyd beat me to it.

    As a consequence of that, I am forced to make snarky about the way conservatives interpret this.

    Somewhere at National Review, one of the usual suspects will use this to demonstrate that the homeless are actually quite well off, so as to be confused with college students.

    Which of course justifies both a reduction in the social safety net and the capital gains tax.