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‘Collapse of a city that’s lost
control’: Shocking new pictures from
downtown LA capture the huge problem
it faces with trash and rats amid fear
of typhoid fever outbreak among LAPD

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Posted By: Ribicon, 6/2/2019 10:07:01 AM

These shocking pictures from downtown Los Angeles capture the growing problem it faces with trash and rodents in a desperate city also trying to contain a typhoid fever outbreak linked to worsening sanitary conditions. A decision to not cap the total amount of property that homeless people can keep on Skid Row was announced last Wednesday and it sparked fury among some officials who say it will ‘only perpetuate the public health crisis that already exists’ there. That, coupled with the news a Los Angeles police detective has been diagnosed with typhoid fever, has sparked concern among LA’s residents.

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The leftists have tolerated themselves into a corner. If it's a basic human right to live on the streets, why then are the antisocials denied their property rights? Isn't walking around their encampments and shopping carts the least we can do? The loud Hollywood leftists are OK with it; sitting atop their fortunes while telling the rest of us to do more to help.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Scrubber 6/2/2019 10:09:52 AM (No. 89110)
Ya gotta love it.
3 people like this.

Reply 2 - Posted by: chance_232 6/2/2019 10:12:56 AM (No. 89113)
Im sure that these pictures have been cherry picked to portray LA in the worst possible light. However, from the time that I lived there in the early 90's to today, LA is working overtime to look like a third world, to paraphrase Trump, craphole.
24 people like this.

Reply 3 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 6/2/2019 10:13:55 AM (No. 89116)
This is what happens under Democrat control. Biight. Incompetence. Mediocrity.
29 people like this.

Reply 4 - Posted by: Highlander 6/2/2019 10:20:02 AM (No. 89123)
This is worse than San Francisco. At least what I remember of SF 10 years ago. It’s a lot cheaper to relocate all those bums to an isolated area and fence them in. They’ll have bunks, food, and medical care; cheaper than the cost of law enforcement, court costs, sanitation, lost tourism and ruined businesses. There would be no trash and hoarding allowed.
9 people like this.

Reply 5 - Posted by: DVC 6/2/2019 10:26:53 AM (No. 89131)
How is it that the voters keep electing the morons that have let this happen?
48 people like this.

Reply 6 - Posted by: bad-hair 6/2/2019 10:28:22 AM (No. 89132)
For this we pay badass taxes? Hey LA, move to Tijuana it's healthier. They have gluten-free tortillas.
7 people like this.

Reply 7 - Posted by: Omen55 6/2/2019 10:30:33 AM (No. 89136)
Yeah,but the real dems don't live in those areas.
10 people like this.

Reply 8 - Posted by: mombogogo 6/2/2019 10:30:58 AM (No. 89138)
I've recently been to SF and Seattle and they're similar... once beautiful cities pockmarked by homeless camps, drug paraphernalia and heaps of trash. Even our liberal friends recognize that the leadership is making it worse for everyone.
23 people like this.

Reply 9 - Posted by: HammerDax56 6/2/2019 10:33:21 AM (No. 89139)
Whose Congressional district is this?
16 people like this.

Reply 10 - Posted by: bad-hair 6/2/2019 10:38:11 AM (No. 89143)
#8 just a sidebar. I do have liberal friends, very intelligent liberal friend. We used to debate and enjoy each others' company. More and more we agree and enjoy each others' company. They are still not conservatives but they love this country as much as I do and feel sick lately.
5 people like this.

Reply 11 - Posted by: F15 Gork 6/2/2019 11:02:41 AM (No. 89149)
If CA doesn’t care, I fail to see why I should.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: bedub 6/2/2019 11:09:28 AM (No. 89155)
City should put dumpsters in those areas and pay the homeless to keep their areas clean. That doesn't fix the feces/urine problem, but it would be a start. Positive reinforcement for desired behavior. Yeah, the druggies probably would spend the money on more drugs, but if the trash is picked up, who cares.
4 people like this.

Reply 13 - Posted by: mobyclik 6/2/2019 11:13:21 AM (No. 89156)
Why isn't this in every U.S. paper?
10 people like this.

Reply 14 - Posted by: LeftCoast 6/2/2019 11:15:21 AM (No. 89160)
Southern California is like Humpty Dumpty, it can never be put together again. I moved out of SoCal in 1988 to Northern California and from my new perch I sadly watched the decay move in my direction. Now I feel like we live in the Alamo or the DMZ trying to protect and hold on to the culture that once made California a great state. Now NorCal is crumbling. For the most part, the entire Bay Area is undesirable due to its high costs and all the problems that come with overcrowding. The exodus and retreat from the Bay Area is rapidly coming my way and soon, I fear, most of California will be like Humpty Dumpty.
8 people like this.

Reply 15 - Posted by: snapper451 6/2/2019 11:18:30 AM (No. 89164)
Covered by the U.K. Press but cockers from U.S. media, protecting Democrats at every corner.
13 people like this.

Reply 16 - Posted by: Chuzzles 6/2/2019 11:27:49 AM (No. 89171)
Typhus, dysentery, Bubonic plague (which already happened in 1924), cholera, all diseases that could be ready to break out any day now, especially if the heat intensifies as we get further into summer.
6 people like this.

Reply 17 - Posted by: Highlander 6/2/2019 11:31:52 AM (No. 89172)
Speaking of Tijuana, there’s very little trash problem in the business areas. “Paseo de los Heroes” is a very clean thoroughfare.
2 people like this.

Reply 18 - Posted by: voxpopuli 6/2/2019 11:32:15 AM (No. 89173)
well.. better THERE, than in America
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Reply 19 - Posted by: MOBeef4u 6/2/2019 11:33:08 AM (No. 89175)
Category: Things You Never See in Small Town America
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Reply 20 - Posted by: LeeBertie 6/2/2019 11:51:53 AM (No. 89185)
ATTENTION L.A. RESIDENTS! Got Junk? Donate your junk and trash to the homeless on Skid Row. Gather your neighbors together, get a big truck, load it up, and take it to Skid Row for the homeless. They will thank you greatly. MAYBE even share a hit with you, if you're so inclined. (Please consult your tax advisor about a charitable deduction. I don't know, but maybe Cali will allow one.)
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Reply 21 - Posted by: rockeysroomie 6/2/2019 12:00:54 PM (No. 89189)
#14: I have two acres in Rapid City I can sell you. Beautiful view of the east. Close to major hospital, church and a Taco Bell. No State Income Tax. Nirvana. From RockiesRoomie, Pasadena CA.
2 people like this.

Reply 22 - Posted by: bad-hair 6/2/2019 12:05:24 PM (No. 89190)
#17 Gotcha, you're right.# 20 In Texas we set it on the curb and it's gone in 30 minutes.
2 people like this.

Reply 23 - Posted by: Smart11344 6/2/2019 12:14:33 PM (No. 89195)
I have said before, and I am no rocket scientist, cities, such as LA, SF, Portland, Seattle are on the verge of a new plague because of the filth being allowed to accumulate because of the pilles of filth piling up in the cities mentioned. I live in Seattle and try to avoid the most infested areas. I'm afraid it may be a losing battle with the moronic democrats, who have been in control, literally forever. God have mercy upon us.
6 people like this.

Reply 24 - Posted by: Oldenoughtoknowbetter 6/2/2019 12:18:22 PM (No. 89198)
Probably Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) and Ebola is next. Who would want to go to LA?
5 people like this.

Reply 25 - Posted by: montwoodcliff 6/2/2019 12:54:54 PM (No. 89214)
To quote a friend and diehard Democrat...”The Democrat Party is the party of the little guy!” I don’t try to discuss it with him because it’s so ingrained in his mind. Things will get worse in these cities before they get better, if ever.
1 person likes this.

Reply 26 - Posted by: droopydog 6/2/2019 12:55:47 PM (No. 89216)
Have you heard of "Typhoid Mary"? Well, Garcetti is "Typhoid Mayor"
4 people like this.

Reply 27 - Posted by: StormCnter 6/2/2019 12:56:03 PM (No. 89218)
As very young newlyweds in 1957, we moved to San Diego, California, on a lark. All we knew about the state was from the movies. It was fun, although expensive for our limited budget. After three years, however, we had enough and came back home to Texas. Thank goodness we didn't try to live the rest of our lives out there in that area. At least it was clean and livable in those years. Twenty years later, we returned on a visit and could see the deterioration. Now, it is obviously no place for a young couple raising a family.
3 people like this.

Reply 28 - Posted by: Cynical Backstory 6/2/2019 1:08:27 PM (No. 89226)
My mom used to tell me stories of growing up in the thirties and forties in a very small town. Bums, hoboes and vagrants would climb off the train, steal everyone’s chickens, fattening pigs, clothes on the line, etc until the sheriff or someone chased them out. It wasn’t funny or to be tolerated from an excess of sympathy. They were stealing people’s food and livelihood. My how things are changed. There’s such a thing as too much sympathy and understanding.
7 people like this.

Reply 29 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 6/2/2019 1:09:41 PM (No. 89227)
Hard to believe that's an American city. I've seen cleaner cities in Africa.
3 people like this.

Reply 30 - Posted by: red1066 6/2/2019 1:18:04 PM (No. 89231)
From glitz to Calcutta in no time.
6 people like this.

Reply 31 - Posted by: NotaBene 6/2/2019 1:35:52 PM (No. 89239)
Major Garcetti was planning to run for President.
2 people like this.

Reply 32 - Posted by: lakerman1 6/2/2019 1:46:48 PM (No. 89248)
Garcetti was apparently elected mayor because his dad was the failed DA. OJ is mighty happy that Papa Garcetti was the DA who botched OJ's prosecution for murder.j
4 people like this.

Reply 33 - Posted by: Wary American 6/2/2019 1:58:05 PM (No. 89258)
L A: the leftist WASTELAND...courtesy of democrat 'governance'. And no one seems to care. More to follow!!!
2 people like this.

Reply 34 - Posted by: Rumblehog 6/2/2019 2:18:09 PM (No. 89271)
And these residents (Hollyweird) act as the "Moral Arbiters" of our nation, telling the rest of us what to think and do. Let the millionaire frauds help their own town residents. How many of them actually volunteer at the homeless shelters?
4 people like this.

Reply 35 - Posted by: chumley 6/2/2019 3:22:33 PM (No. 89319)
Last time I was in LA (or even Ca at all) was 1971 the day after the earthquake. It looked better and safer then.
2 people like this.

Reply 36 - Posted by: Mushroom 6/2/2019 4:28:40 PM (No. 89369)
I'd like to note that per the article, the City has tried to limit the materials on the street, but the COURT system stopped it.
0 people like this.

Reply 37 - Posted by: tom7 6/2/2019 5:00:33 PM (No. 89392)
Mexifornia. Sanctuary for criminals and diseases.
1 person likes this.

Reply 38 - Posted by: ussjimmycarter 6/2/2019 5:11:33 PM (No. 89402)
Li Ber Als!!!
2 people like this.

Reply 39 - Posted by: Italiano 6/2/2019 7:33:07 PM (No. 89455)
LA? I could have sworn that it was the D.C. Mall after the two Obama Inaugurations.
2 people like this.

Reply 40 - Posted by: whyyeseyec 6/2/2019 9:25:57 PM (No. 89499)
Looks like everywhere in Pakistan...
1 person likes this.

Reply 41 - Posted by: JHHolliday 6/2/2019 10:39:30 PM (No. 89526)
Go for It LA. voting for these half wits that allow the trashing of a once great city. Sit up there in your mansions and Ignore the trash, the violence and disease. The ‘compassionate left....plague, typhus, hep 3. Doesn’t affect you but it will and then you will just move somewhere else with better security. The Hollywood left is the most immoral, disgusting people on the face of this earth.
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Reply 42 - Posted by: watashiyo 6/2/2019 11:41:50 PM (No. 89532)
Animals in the Wild Kingdom live better and have cleaner lifestyles.
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Reply 43 - Posted by: PChristopher 6/3/2019 12:15:44 AM (No. 89539)
Californians are not going to get their cities back until they rise up and burn the liberal/progressive/Commucrats out of office....THEN they can start to reclaim their state and maybe restore some sanity. How much more Bovine Fecal Matter are you willing to listen to from these sanctimonious, guarded, gated community types?
1 person likes this.

Reply 44 - Posted by: winnie1 6/3/2019 9:13:36 AM (No. 89714)
How much time will it take to spread to Nancy's house?
0 people like this.

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