He also said he was a high school student athlete and that he had lost his mother to cancer. I asked, "will it cost me anything to sign?" and he said, "just fifteen dollars."
What he was really doing was soliciting subscriptions for the Mercury News, but he wasn't being honest or up front about it.
If this group or similar ones come to your door, beware! They just want to sell you a newspaper subscription.
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