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    Angry Man aims to cash in on Marine's storage-unit treasures

    For sale: The funeral flag of the first U.S. servicewoman killed in Afghanistan.

    And her dog tag. And her military medals. Even the Gold Star banner given to her family after her death.
    The price: The Northwest Indiana businessman who now owns many of the late Marine Sgt. Jeannette Winters' personal effects isn't saying, but he's sure that he's not just going to give them away -- to Winters' family or to the homeless shelter in Gary named after her last week.

    ''This is how I make my living,'' said Mark Perko, of Hobart. ''This is how I feed my kids.''

    Winters, a Gary native, was the first U.S. servicewoman to die in the war in Afghanistan when a tanker plane crashed into a mountain in Pakistan in January 2002.

    Her family put the items into storage for safekeeping after someone broke into her father's home during her funeral, said her brother, Matthew Winters.

    Later, he said, their father became sick, likely causing him to miss the payments.

    Perko bought the items at auction about four years ago. He said he buys many items at storage unit auctions every year, but knew immediately what he was buying when he opened the Winters family's unit.

    ''The picture was right there,'' he said, pointing to a framed photo of Sgt. Winters with her uniform.


    Man aims to cash in on Marine's storage-unit treasures :: CHICAGO SUN-TIMES :: Metro & Tri-State


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    Wow. I wonder if his picture is next to a$$hole in the dictionary yet?

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    Just one more example showing why I like dogs more than people. Well, I can't really classify this AH as a "person".

    I love the idea on the comments part of the link to boycott this D-bags store. I may even make an angry phone call tomorrow.
    The world would be much cleaner if blind people carried brooms instead of sticks.

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    Anyone interested in pitching in and offering this fucking peice of shit what he paid for it so we can return these items to the family? It makes me sick to think of it, but sicker to think of these items going anywhere else.
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    He who has the power, has the money.

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    I'm in.
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    R.I.P. Arielle. 08/20/2010-09/16/2012


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    Count me in.......and might I add, what an effin dirt bag!!!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by lewisipso View Post
    I'm in.
    Me too.


    Edit: Looks like that won't be necessary.

    Family trying to reacquire items belonging to first U.S. servicewoman killed in Afghanistan - chicagotribune.com




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    What piece of shit. I hope he find his way here to defend himself when the thoughtless bastard arrogantly Googles himself.


    Hey Mark Perko, yeah, you MARK PERKO...come on in, have a seat and chat with us. FUCK HEAD.


    Think if I type his name a few more times it'll move it a little higher on the google results?
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    What a grade A piece of shit. He needs a good fashioned ass whoopin'

 

 

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