Mark Curry - Poor Halloween

  • Season 2 , Ep 4
  • 06/11/1999
  • Views: 7,792

Growing up poor made Halloween a lot different. (1:10)

Woman:YEAH!

RIGHT ON. OAKLAND PEOPLE.

WHAT YOU HERE IN NEW YORK?

FEDERAL WITNESS PROTECTIONPROGRAM?

I GREW UP POOR.

ANYBODY GREW UP POOR?

( cheering )

THERE YOU GO.

AIN'T NOTHING WRONGWITH GROWING UP POOR.

BEING POOR IS COOL

'CAUSE IT'S FUNNYNOW THAT YOU LOOK BACK.

LIKE HALLOWEEN...HALLOWEEN WAS DIFFERENT.

I GREW UP THE BABYOF EIGHT KIDS.

WE GREW UPIN A TWO-BEDROOM HOUSE.

MOM NEVER HAD TOWORRY ABOUT CURFEW.

YOU CAME HOME LATE,YOU DIDN'T HAVE A BED.

IT WAS SIMPLE.

MY BROTHER IN BEDAT 5:00 IN THE AFTERNOON

EATING DINNER.

HALLOWEEN WAS A TRIP.

WE COULDN'T AFFORDNO HALLOWEEN COSTUMES.

EIGHT KIDS? PLEASE.

MAMA SENT USDOWN TO THE LIQUOR STORE

PUT BOXES ON US.

WE DIDN'T KNOW WHAT WE WERE.

"I DON'T KNOW WHAT WE ARE.

"I DON'T KNOW.

"SHE DIDN'T TELL US.

"I THINK WE U.P.S., I GUESS.

I DON'T KNOW."

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