Texans fan raises money to pay fine for Andre Johnson

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  1. Pollardized

    Pollardized Division Champ

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  2. CretorFrigg

    CretorFrigg Fire Rick Smith

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    How much money does Andre Johnson make again? How much do I make...? Oh, right.

    Don't get me wrong, I'm a huge Andre Johnson fan, but I think he can easily afford the fine. :D
     
  3. Texan_Bill

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    Okay, apparently you missed the part that said the money would go to charity.
     
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    CretorFrigg Fire Rick Smith

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    Yeah, that's probably it. I didn't read the article to be honest. :smiliepalm:
     
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    Right! :lol:
     
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    Just donated a couple of bucks!
     
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    “If some money is raised and they wanna give it to me, I will buy more presents for kids for Christmas,” Johnson said.

    Now if it was VY, he would have said:
    "If some money is raised and they wanna give it to me, I will be able to make it rain at my next sausage party"
     
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  8. Yankee_In_TX

    Yankee_In_TX Dance Lindsay!

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    A very generous person on here has donated money which #80 will use to buy extra presents for kids at Christmas....

    I encourage more of you to do so as well:

    http://www.khou.com/news/local/Texa...tml?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter

    Donate here:

    http://www.indiegogo.com/25for80
     
  9. Hagar

    Hagar Drink up yall, its the Texans!

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    Having AJ at a loss for words is nothing new, but the plan is on par for the man. Class act all the way. Donated.
     
  10. GP

    GP Go Texans!

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    All this does is encourage people to fight at work. Reward a wrongdoer, perpetuate the crime.

    Signed,

    Defenseless Sheep
     


  11. Ole Miss Texan

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    Pretty awesome thing. If those $'s are correct, it looks like almost $1K has already been raised.

    For any of you Tax Guys out there: If this is "given" to AJ is it not taxable? Or what's the limit on "gifts" - $10K?

    That would suck to raise all this and give to him and then 40% is taken by the gov't... lol
     
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    NitroGSXR Super Sic #58

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    I trust Andre Johnson more than I trust the March of Dimes/Red Cross/etc in getting these kid's their full dollar's worth.

    Done.
     
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    thought his was pretty cool....
     
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    Done.

    Over $1,300 now.
     
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    I love it, It shows the tit fans that we love the fact that AJ beat some azz, and it goes to a good cause! I can't ever say no to kids on Christmass! Done!
     
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    NitroGSXR Super Sic #58

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    A couple?!?!?! You're a good man, Texan_Bill.

    Much respect.
     
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    Shhh! I don't think he wants that to get out...
     
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    ^^^^^This!!
     
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    Done!

    Put in $10 bucks. Can't really afford more right now after my move across country.

    $1,713 raised after my contribution!

    Ride or die baby! Texan and Andre Johnson fan for life!
     
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    AJ is a real class act. Not only would he not let the fans pay for his mistake, but he is gonna take any money they give him and buy more gifts for kids.

    We are lucky to have this guy on our team. I hope we recognize how fortunate we are to have this kind of person becuase they do not come around often.
     

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