Some more creative ways to help the homeless

We're still receiving more comments over last week's Urban Explorer, which profiled Pass-A-Grille gallery owner Evander Preston's gifts to the homeless this year (hint: they're alcoholic and smokey). I was curious what may have sent the traffic over there and found Jackie Dowd's Orlando-based blog The 13th Juror. Check it out: She has a wealth of info about the homeless situation in Pinellas County and Florida. But what's choice is this YouTube video she posted:

UPDATE: Looks like a California radio station picked up the Evander Preston story, too. Check out the audio here.

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