May 15th, 2002, 10:13 PM
JP's Arrest -- Clarification
Just FYI, from the best of my knowledge...
If you checked the front page recently you would see that JP is being arrested. Worried? Nah. Apparently it is part of a fundraiser. The MDA (Muscular Dystrophy Association) is locking up participating celebrities until 'bail' is donated. It's a sort of fundraiser joke, people. Just to make that clear.
Secondly, Muscular Dystrophy is a genetically based disease which basically causes muscle cells to fail to regenerate. When you excercise, muscle cells die and grow back stronger than before. For people with MD, they don't. The cells that replace the muscle may be fat cells instead. I had a friend a few years ago who was afflicted with MD, and was in a wheelchair constantly.
So, to boil it down:
JP is being mock-arrested as a fundraiser
MD is an icky affliction, money is needed for research (hence the fundraiser)
[HvC]Terr: L33T Technical Proficiency
May 15th, 2002, 10:16 PM
lmao....what a great idea...
It is great to see someone giving back to others...I wish everyone was like that
May 15th, 2002, 10:21 PM
yes.....hes NOT SELLING MDMA, or e as many people have awsked
May 15th, 2002, 10:24 PM
I bailed Mr. TC out two years in a row now...you'd think I'd learn.
May 15th, 2002, 10:34 PM
Well Jp gets what he deserves. After all rape of a penguin is wrong.......
In all seriousness though. It is a good cause. I'll donate myself as soon as I can. I dump most of my money into diabettes research since I am a juvinille diabetic myself. So anybody that donates to his/her research charity of choice neads a big pat on the back. Kudo's to all that do.
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May 15th, 2002, 11:28 PM
Thats really cool... Im happy to see JP got put in the slammer. *lol* better him then me. I hope he has fun.
May 15th, 2002, 11:33 PM
May 15th, 2002, 11:55 PM
heh.. I was worried there for a moment. I was about ready to make some calls. But yes it is a very good deed JP is doing got those folks and I'm sure he'll have some good stories to tell when he gets back.
May 16th, 2002, 12:14 AM
Lol, I have bailed my mom out several years in a row now, too.
Just for clarification...he doesn't actually go to a real jail, more like a call center where he can call people to contribute more money. At least that's the way they do it here!
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May 16th, 2002, 12:26 AM
JP called me stupid for not getting the joke at first..... heh i lost a bit of respect for him there
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