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Candidate Victor Frost hospitalized -- heart

Original post made on Nov 2, 2007

Perennial Palo Alto City Council candidate and panhandler Victor Frost was hospitalized for more than a week with heart failure, he said Thursday. Back at his usual spot on Homer Avenue, the hospital bracelet still around his wrist, Frost said he's still feeling below par but intends to continue with the campaign.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, November 1, 2007, 1:47 PM

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Posted by anne
a resident of Downtown North
on Nov 2, 2007 at 9:32 am


It is high time Mr Frost moved on.

I notice that while he begs for a living he owns and drives a Mercedes Benz.

I and many others with kids find his begging out side Whole Foods very annoying.

Move on Mr Frost


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Posted by Resident
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Nov 2, 2007 at 11:59 am

Nothing is secret in this town. I saw Victor Frost at the PAMF a couple of weeks ago. Anyway, I hope he's OK and wish him a speedy recovery.




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Posted by Mike
a resident of College Terrace
on Nov 2, 2007 at 12:17 pm

anne, Good grief! how about a little charity - if not from your pocketbook, at least from your heart?

There was a time when charity to beggars was considered helpful to the soul. You have a choice not to give - but why castigate someone whose shoes you have never walked in?

Incidentally, Mr. Frost drives a circa early 1980's Mercedes, in poor repair; it can best be described as a "heap".

Get well, Mr. Frost, and be well.


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Posted by anne
a resident of Downtown North
on Nov 2, 2007 at 1:27 pm


Mike

I believe in charity and give my tithe to my church and have volunteered

with aids patients in Africa.

Mr Frost is a freeloader, he has been at it for years and boast of the

fact, he allows himself to get grossly overweight then gets sick.

If we had not enabled him over the years he would be much better off

It is time for him to move on-- out of Palo Alto !


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Posted by trudy
a resident of Crescent Park
on Nov 3, 2007 at 1:58 pm

Good luck, Mr. Frost.


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Posted by Joe
a resident of Downtown North
on Feb 21, 2008 at 3:00 pm

Good luck Mr Frost you will win a council seat one day and turn
things around for the homeless. Don't give up your occupation.


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Posted by Joe
a resident of Downtown North
on Feb 21, 2008 at 3:00 pm

Good luck Mr Frost you will win a council seat one day and turn
things around for the homeless. Don't give up your occupation.


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Posted by Eliot
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Nov 17, 2009 at 1:43 pm

"Mr. Frost drives a circa early 1980's Mercedes, in poor repair; it can best be described as a "heap"."


The poor man! Look a lot of working people drive old beaten down VWs, Fords and Toyotas. Are we suppose to feel bad for the pan handlers who drives a Mercedes?

By the way, who paid for Victor's hospital stay? Did he thank them?




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