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    Human pet not allowed on the bus...???

    Given that she describes herself as a human pet and is happy to walk around on a lead Tasha Maltby is used to odd looks and even odder remarks.



    But nothing had prepared her for the reaction of the bus driver who allegedly told the self-styled Goth and her boyfriend: "We don't let freaks and dogs like you on."
    Miss Maltby and her fiance Dani Graves were so angered they have complained to the bus company of being "victimised".


    "It is definitely discrimination, almost like a hate crime," 19-year-old Miss Maltby said yesterday.

    The music technology student had this defence of her lifestyle.
    "I am a pet, I generally act animal like and I lead a really easy life," she said.

    "I don't cook or clean and I don't go anywhere without Dani. It might seem strange but it makes us both happy. It's my culture and my choice. It isn't hurting anyone."

    The bus driver, however, has obviously not been listening.
    He has repeatedly refused to allow Mr Graves, 25, and his "pet" on to his bus in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire.

    Last month, with Miss Maltby on a leash as usual, the couple tried to board a bus at the bus station.

    The driver, who was off duty, was standing near the door.
    Mr Graves alleged: "He shoved me off the bus. He called us freaks and he called Tasha a dog.

    "He said, 'We don't let freaks and dogs like you on'.
    "He basically grabbed my T-shirt and slammed me backwards.
    "I got a bit angry and called him a fascist pig."

    In a separate incident, police were called when the driver, who has not been named, refused to allow other passengers on board after the couple ignored his orders and sat down.

    The couple, who live on benefits in a council house and plan to start a family, have been friends for years.
    They started going out together in July and became engaged in November.

    Paul Adcock, of bus company Arriva Yorkshire, said: "We take any allegations of discrimination seriously.
    "Mr Graves has already contacted us directly and as soon as our investigation has concluded we will inform him of the outcome."

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    She's kinda cute!


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    Quote Originally Posted by nsb22 View Post
    She's kinda cute!
    The single life is beginning to affect you, buddy.

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    Jeeeze, all he needs to do is say she's a working dog.
    I'm your huckleberry...

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    Uh... I don't know what to say... that is just...yeah...

    More power to them if that is the life style that works i guess...
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    Quote Originally Posted by maclean View Post
    Jeeeze, all he needs to do is say she's a working dog.
    True, a companion animal.




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    Quote Originally Posted by nsb22 View Post
    She's kinda cute!
    She's put together well, but she's with stupid.

    Also, I don't think he's stupid for his dress - my little brother was goth. I think he's stupid because has has a vacant look and likes to call people fascists who make rules he doesn't like.
    I'm your huckleberry...

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    I was looking for a saint who was a devil of a lover,
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    Nothing new to me. Fairly mild, actually.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ducky View Post
    Nothing new to me. Fairly mild, actually.
    dulce et decorum est pro patria mori


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    So are they denied getting onto the bus because of the way they look? Or are they trying to only pay one fare by claiming she's a "pet"?
    "never bring paws to a gunfight" - Jenna

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    I'm your huckleberry...

    Quemadmoeum gladis nemeinum occidit, occidentus telum est!

    You can be the weapon, and the gun in your hand is a tool - or the gun is a weapon and you are the tool.


    I was looking for a saint who was a devil of a lover,
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    I wanted a pet, I got a Chia.

    Perhaps this young man is onto something here, though. I'll give him that. I still haven't trained that damned Chia to fetch a cold one when I want it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by nsb22 View Post
    She's kinda cute!
    HA! You just want a woman on a leash so she can't run away.
    Never be afraid to do what's right, especially if the well-being of a person or animal is at stake. Society's punishments are small compared to the wounds we inflict on our soul when we look the other way" ~Martin Luther King, Jr

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    Quote Originally Posted by nsb22 View Post
    She's kinda cute!
    Dude ... seriously ... WTF?

    Get a blowup doll or something!
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    nsb, here she is talking about it for you:

    http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=19f_1201164912
    I'm your huckleberry...

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    Quote Originally Posted by maclean View Post
    nsb, here she is talking about it for you:

    http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=19f_1201164912

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    It took some effort for me to understand him through that mouthful of chiclets.
    I'm your huckleberry...

    Quemadmoeum gladis nemeinum occidit, occidentus telum est!

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    Dumb question... what is a "council house?" Am I reading this right that these two are unemployed, being supported by the government in their unique lifestyle?
    Voting against incumbents until we get a Congress that does its job.

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    Quote Originally Posted by maclean View Post
    She's put together well, but she's with stupid.

    Also, I don't think he's stupid for his dress - my little brother was goth. I think he's stupid because has has a vacant look and likes to call people fascists who make rules he doesn't like.
    I wonder what REAL facists would do if they ran across these two alone on the street?
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