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58. You know, as I gay person I resent when someone treats me with
prejudice so I try not to practice it.
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  -Father of 2-month old shoplifts(?) diapers, dies in Walmart parking lot lostnfound  Aug-21-05 08:31 AM   #0 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-21-05 08:36 AM   #1 
  - That's sick.  Tom Yossarian Joad   Aug-21-05 08:40 AM   #5 
  - I thought so too.  Blue State Native   Aug-21-05 08:44 AM   #6 
  - HEY PEOPLE! LIGHTEN UP.!  Tom Yossarian Joad   Aug-21-05 11:00 AM   #84 
     - Sorry, but I can't sympathize with someone who views someone else  Beelzebud   Aug-21-05 11:05 AM   #87 
     - He went too far  Godlesscommieprevert   Aug-21-05 11:09 AM   #90 
     - I missed it  DS1   Aug-21-05 11:43 AM   #141 
        - See post #76.  XanaDUer   Aug-21-05 12:09 PM   #162 
        - Here ya go  Godlesscommieprevert   Aug-21-05 12:47 PM   #175 
     - Lighten up?!?! Tell that to the baby of the dead man.  smbolisnch   Aug-21-05 11:11 AM   #93 
     - Hey lighten up. The poster was picked on by this "sort of jerk".  Beelzebud   Aug-21-05 11:18 AM   #101 
     - I appreciate those words, TYJ.  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 11:19 AM   #103 
     - It's still disgusting  FreedomAngel82   Aug-21-05 11:24 AM   #114 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-21-05 11:28 AM   #119 
  - What is the purpose of this comment?  proud2Blib   Aug-21-05 08:57 AM   #10 
  - WTF? n/t  converted_democrat   Aug-21-05 08:58 AM   #13 
  - The penalty in court for shoplifting  China_cat   Aug-21-05 08:59 AM   #14 
  - If Someone Was Holding You Down, Handcuffed to Hot Tarmac  Crisco   Aug-21-05 09:09 AM   #15 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-21-05 01:41 PM   #188 
  - No offense  DefenseLawyer   Aug-21-05 09:16 AM   #16 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-21-05 09:42 AM   #19 
  - Whoa...  smbolisnch   Aug-21-05 09:51 AM   #22 
  - Huh?  XanaDUer   Aug-21-05 09:58 AM   #27 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-21-05 10:07 AM   #34 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-21-05 10:11 AM   #38 
  - THIS IS THE FACE OF THE BUSH ECONOMY AND YOU SCORN HIM?  blm   Aug-21-05 10:24 AM   #50 
  - And it's an alleged shoplifing.  XanaDUer   Aug-21-05 10:25 AM   #53 
  - You don't know this guy's story...  progressivebydesign   Aug-21-05 11:21 AM   #105 
     - This is exactly why this needs to be sorted out  XanaDUer   Aug-21-05 11:29 AM   #120 
     - or by a bunch of people on the Internet. n/t  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 11:50 AM   #148 
        - It's a discussion board.  XanaDUer   Aug-21-05 11:52 AM   #151 
           - Some are also making judgements....  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 11:56 AM   #153 
              - Of course.  XanaDUer   Aug-21-05 12:01 PM   #155 
                 - Thanks for the concern about me not feeling well.  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 12:03 PM   #157 
                    - You're welcome.  XanaDUer   Aug-21-05 12:07 PM   #160 
     - It's called giving the murdered parent the benefit of the doubt.  blm   Aug-21-05 11:44 AM   #142 
  - You know, as I gay person I resent when someone treats me with  nothingshocksmeanymore   Aug-21-05 10:32 AM   #58 
  - Maybe you needed the snot beat out of you.  Beelzebud   Aug-21-05 10:55 AM   #75 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-21-05 10:55 AM   #76 
  - Please, that remark was not necessary  devinsgram   Aug-21-05 10:57 AM   #79 
  - so the death penalty is ...  Pepperbelly   Aug-21-05 11:07 AM   #89 
  - Speaking of which, the incident sounds like MURDER to me. n/t  Bluebear   Aug-21-05 11:13 AM   #96 
     - It is murder  FreedomAngel82   Aug-21-05 11:27 AM   #116 
  - And by the way . . .  tilsammans   Aug-21-05 11:21 AM   #108 
  - This was murder -  the_spectator   Aug-21-05 01:24 PM   #185 
  - Geeeez . . .  HereSince1628   Aug-21-05 11:36 AM   #128 
  - This story is so disturbing. The death of a man for some ...  Missy M   Aug-21-05 08:37 AM   #2 
  - At any point in the process, Mr. Driver...  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 09:55 AM   #26 
     - Yeah, all he had to do was stop breathing  geomon666   Aug-21-05 10:00 AM   #28 
     - Well...that's callous.  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 10:02 AM   #30 
        - and none of that justifies what they did to him  JI7   Aug-21-05 10:05 AM   #32 
        - I agree with your sentiment.  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 10:28 AM   #55 
           - it's a blaming the victim type argument  JI7   Aug-21-05 10:38 AM   #62 
              - I believe in the eyes of the law....  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 10:41 AM   #65 
              - your life is worth less than DIAPERS  bpilgrim   Aug-21-05 10:57 AM   #78 
              - Nope, I hate the law.  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 10:59 AM   #82 
              - You are contradicting yourself.  im10ashus   Aug-21-05 11:13 AM   #95 
                 - Don't chop my quote in half or I'll start calling you Drudge  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 11:16 AM   #98 
                 - Call me whatever you like.  im10ashus   Aug-21-05 11:21 AM   #106 
                 - No....the quote said.....  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 11:26 AM   #115 
                    - Glad to oblige your chuckle.  im10ashus   Aug-21-05 11:31 AM   #123 
                       - Sheesh...I can't believe I'm going on with this....  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 11:36 AM   #129 
                          - i can  bpilgrim   Aug-21-05 11:42 AM   #139 
                             - They bask in the attention!  Judi Lynn   Aug-21-05 12:03 PM   #158 
              - yes if you also steal a gun while you're at it  pitohui   Aug-21-05 11:41 AM   #138 
                 - he had nothing on him when they strangled him to death but sunglasses  bpilgrim   Aug-21-05 11:47 AM   #145 
              - yeah, well  shanti   Aug-21-05 12:02 PM   #156 
              - Punishment is NEVER the right or responsibility of the alleged victim.  kestrel91316   Aug-21-05 01:23 PM   #184 
        - Desperate times...  geomon666   Aug-21-05 10:06 AM   #33 
        - And shirtless on hot pavement, too.  Lars39   Aug-21-05 10:08 AM   #35 
        - I am sure he was desperate to do this in the first place  smbolisnch   Aug-21-05 10:20 AM   #44 
        - So if you are pulled over for speeding  DefenseLawyer   Aug-21-05 10:38 AM   #61 
        - Please point out where I said it was "okay" that he died?  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 10:53 AM   #74 
        - Has it been confirmed that he was shoplifting?  ContraBass Black   Aug-21-05 10:49 AM   #71 
        - Thank you. I was just going to ask the  mountainvue   Aug-21-05 12:15 PM   #163 
        - Thank you. I've been in a chokehold. It's sad that the obvious  blondeatlast   Aug-21-05 12:18 PM   #165 
        - Perhaps he was burning on the HOT tarmac  Godlesscommieprevert   Aug-21-05 10:58 AM   #81 
        - If my skin were being SEARED like a steak while I was being held  kestrel91316   Aug-21-05 01:20 PM   #183 
     - And so what? He deserved to die? The employee actions were justified?  kenzee13   Aug-21-05 10:18 AM   #42 
     - Exactly.  XanaDUer   Aug-21-05 10:22 AM   #46 
     - Where did I say he deserved to die?  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 10:25 AM   #52 
        - you claimed it was his own fault  bpilgrim   Aug-21-05 10:49 AM   #72 
           - I never claimed it was his OWN fault.  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 10:56 AM   #77 
              - "At any point in the process, Mr. Driver..."  bpilgrim   Aug-21-05 10:59 AM   #83 
                 - Yes....we all have the power to change outcomes.  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 11:02 AM   #85 
                    - i guess he wanted to die, then...  bpilgrim   Aug-21-05 11:10 AM   #91 
                       - Maybe using your's....certainly not mine.  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 11:17 AM   #99 
                          - they're your words  bpilgrim   Aug-21-05 11:34 AM   #126 
                             - We'll agree to disagree on that.  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 11:37 AM   #132 
                                - here is the link...  bpilgrim   Aug-21-05 11:48 AM   #146 
     - That is not true. He might have not shoplifted in the first place  nothingshocksmeanymore   Aug-21-05 10:34 AM   #59 
     - You bring up a good point NSMA....  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 10:39 AM   #63 
     - Actually, this story was in LBN over a week ago  nothingshocksmeanymore   Aug-21-05 10:46 AM   #67 
        - Do you practice law in the state of Texas?  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 10:48 AM   #70 
           - I doubt petty theft is considered felonious in even Texas  nothingshocksmeanymore   Aug-21-05 11:04 AM   #86 
              - does that mean  bpilgrim   Aug-21-05 11:13 AM   #94 
                 - He might know Texas law, but there is a huge difference between  nothingshocksmeanymore   Aug-21-05 11:17 AM   #100 
                    - This "Texas law" I hear about, why so different from the rest of US?  Bluebear   Aug-21-05 11:23 AM   #110 
                    - And neither do I, which is why I said in post #82...  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 11:32 AM   #125 
                       - Do you do anything on here other than bitch out posters?  Bluebear   Aug-21-05 11:36 AM   #130 
                          - I appreciate the concern.  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 11:38 AM   #134 
                             - Chicken soup and bedrest for you.  Bluebear   Aug-21-05 11:39 AM   #136 
                                - Thanks, Bluebear. n/t  tx_dem41   Aug-21-05 11:44 AM   #143 
                    - Six year olds shot for stealing a Snickers.  blondeatlast   Aug-21-05 12:23 PM   #167 
     - A witness has a totally different story for police from the store manager'  Judi Lynn   Aug-21-05 11:57 AM   #154 
        - thanks for the LINKS - good info n/t  bpilgrim   Aug-21-05 12:17 PM   #164 
     - Actually that's not true. Trying to tell them he was going to die  lostnfound   Aug-21-05 10:41 AM   #64 
     - how do you know?  bpilgrim   Aug-21-05 10:46 AM   #68 
  - I used to live in Spring Tx, i know right where that Wal-mart and it  chimpsrsmarter   Aug-21-05 08:39 AM   #3 
  - Me too. Used to live in Atascocita  Don Claybrook   Aug-21-05 08:49 AM   #8 
  - This fall a movie version of "Oliver Twist" is to be released.  scarletlib   Aug-21-05 08:40 AM   #4 
  - Murder.  Swamp Rat   Aug-21-05 08:47 AM   #7 
  - Will Wal-Mart give these jerks a medal  ayeshahaqqiqa   Aug-21-05 08:55 AM   #9 
  - I'd like toi think Wal-Mart's asset protection bonus would be offset  blondeatlast   Aug-21-05 12:28 PM   #168 
  - I would say Man Slaughter charges, at least, are in order here.  RC   Aug-21-05 08:57 AM   #11 
  - This REALLY pisses me off!  Clintmax   Aug-21-05 08:58 AM   #12 
  - This is so sad and the Walmart folks so wrong.  merh   Aug-21-05 09:18 AM   #17 
  - Bastards! I hope that with a witness from such a prominent law firm  mcscajun   Aug-21-05 09:38 AM   #18 
  - Fabulous logo!!  JNelson6563   Aug-21-05 09:45 AM   #20 
  - Hmmm...perhaps I'll do that.  mcscajun   Aug-21-05 10:10 AM   #37 
  - Good for you and a GREAT pic!  Swamp Rat   Aug-21-05 09:51 AM   #23 
     - You may as well...your post helped me get there.  mcscajun   Aug-21-05 10:09 AM   #36 
  - Why do these freaks have to touch anybody? Why not surround him with  buddysmellgood   Aug-21-05 09:47 AM   #21 
  - 'Cause that would be common sense.  XanaDUer   Aug-21-05 10:23 AM   #48 
  - Walmart  philboy   Aug-21-05 09:52 AM   #24 
  - Welcome to DU philboy...  GloriaSmith   Aug-21-05 10:05 AM   #31 
  - Thank you Gloria  philboy   Aug-21-05 10:11 AM   #39 
     - You're doing just fine. My biggest recommendation...  GloriaSmith   Aug-21-05 10:19 AM   #43 
        - thanks Gloria, i will check out the lounge n/t  philboy   Aug-21-05 10:24 AM   #51 
  - Welcome to DU!  mcscajun   Aug-21-05 10:11 AM   #40 
  - Thank you  philboy   Aug-21-05 10:23 AM   #47 
     - Follow the Leader.  Blue State Native   Aug-21-05 10:32 AM   #57 
        - thanks blue state....  philboy   Aug-21-05 10:37 AM   #60 
           - I'm not drooling yet, however, there's still three years to go.  Blue State Native   Aug-21-05 10:51 AM   #73 
  - Welcome to DU! We all are beleiving that the sountry ahs lost  blondeatlast   Aug-21-05 12:33 PM   #170 
  - disgusting , as if we needed another reason to hate Wall Mart  JI7   Aug-21-05 09:54 AM   #25 
  - thugs  Solly Mack   Aug-21-05 10:01 AM   #29 
  - This is murder  Lithos   Aug-21-05 10:14 AM   #41 
  - Exactly. He was murdered over a 5.00- 10.00 pack of freaking diapers.  converted_democrat   Aug-21-05 10:47 AM   #69 
  - don't be too sure  pitohui   Aug-21-05 10:58 AM   #80 
     - B.S.  converted_democrat   Aug-21-05 11:06 AM   #88 
     - LMAO!  geomon666   Aug-21-05 11:15 AM   #97 
     - And your laughing at???  converted_democrat   Aug-21-05 11:42 AM   #140 
        - Easy  geomon666   Aug-21-05 12:57 PM   #178 
     - if you're unable to see 2 sides of an argument  pitohui   Aug-21-05 11:27 AM   #117 
        - I think once the handcuffs were applied they should've let him up.  geomon666   Aug-21-05 11:31 AM   #121 
        - this discussion is intellectually dishonest since he had a GUN  pitohui   Aug-21-05 11:36 AM   #127 
           - The eyewitness didn't see anything but the sunglasses in parking lot.  Lars39   Aug-21-05 11:50 AM   #147 
           - Once handcuffed, with gun,  XanaDUer   Aug-21-05 12:06 PM   #159 
           - Read post # 67, the guy was not armed. n/t  converted_democrat   Aug-21-05 12:28 PM   #169 
        - It was a bag of diapers. Period.  converted_democrat   Aug-21-05 11:39 AM   #135 
        - "Parked patrol car." Many retailers hire actual off-duty policemen.  blondeatlast   Aug-21-05 12:38 PM   #172 
     - If my minimum wage job required me to do that, I'd look for a  blondeatlast   Aug-21-05 12:36 PM   #171 
  - At a minimum, it's wrongful death  nothingshocksmeanymore   Aug-21-05 11:10 AM   #92 
  - Hope this takes a big chunk out of Wal-mart...  Copperred   Aug-21-05 10:21 AM   #45 
  - It won't.  smbolisnch   Aug-21-05 10:24 AM   #49 
  - Bigger Than PowerBall  ThomWV   Aug-21-05 10:43 AM   #66 
  - People are starting to crack, and I fear that things are only going to get  converted_democrat   Aug-21-05 10:25 AM   #54 
  - delete  nothingshocksmeanymore   Aug-21-05 10:31 AM   #56 
  - Being on hot pavement won't kill you... this is a wierd story.  progressivebydesign   Aug-21-05 11:19 AM   #102 
  - From an eyewitness:  Lars39   Aug-21-05 11:21 AM   #104 
  - I think they should outlaw the subduing of shoplifters by untrained emp.  progressivebydesign   Aug-21-05 11:24 AM   #113 
  - More likely the chokehold rather than the pavement.  geomon666   Aug-21-05 11:21 AM   #107 
  - He wasn't just lying on the pavement. Didn't you read it?  lizzy   Aug-21-05 11:22 AM   #109 
  - Ever hear of heat stroke?  nothingshocksmeanymore   Aug-21-05 11:24 AM   #111 
  - Just being face down with arms pinned behind can kill someone..  mackdaddy   Aug-21-05 11:31 AM   #122 
  - That's so disgusting  FreedomAngel82   Aug-21-05 11:24 AM   #112 
  - A perspective seems necessary here. If it is OK to pin a man down...  rasputin1952   Aug-21-05 11:27 AM   #118 
  - the man had just shoplifted a damn gun  pitohui   Aug-21-05 11:32 AM   #124 
  - Yeah, a lethal BB gun  geomon666   Aug-21-05 11:38 AM   #133 
  - I stand corrected, the man stole a BB Gun and some BB's as well  rasputin1952   Aug-21-05 11:51 AM   #149 
  - Have you ever seen a crackhead? Food and muscle seldom  blondeatlast   Aug-21-05 12:44 PM   #174 
  - Bravo! Excellent point of view. nt  blondeatlast   Aug-21-05 12:42 PM   #173 
  - This might be a first, a manslaughter indictment against employees in Texa  McCamy Taylor   Aug-21-05 11:36 AM   #131 
  - don't worry abt it, he stole a gun  pitohui   Aug-21-05 11:40 AM   #137 
     - It was a BB gun, does that not compute.  geomon666   Aug-21-05 11:44 AM   #144 
     - And eyewitness didn't see anything but sunglasses.  Lars39   Aug-21-05 11:52 AM   #150 
  - I've never shoplifted so much as a peanut, BUT...  SmokingJacket   Aug-21-05 11:54 AM   #152 
  - i hope the victim's family  shanti   Aug-21-05 12:08 PM   #161 
  - Here's the thread mentioned by nsma. Much more info. available here:  Judi Lynn   Aug-21-05 12:18 PM   #166 
  - Holy s**t; the story you quoted says they had him kneed while  blondeatlast   Aug-21-05 01:29 PM   #186 
  - He had switched price tags - not shoplifted (I live in Houston)  World Traveller   Aug-21-05 12:47 PM   #176 
  - This is not a first for Wal-Mart  Bmongilly   Aug-21-05 12:50 PM   #177 
  - I'm fed up...fuck Walmart  philboy   Aug-21-05 12:57 PM   #179 
  - Not to mention the fact that he was begging for his life.  geomon666   Aug-21-05 01:03 PM   #180 
  - and I will tell ya something else...  philboy   Aug-21-05 01:03 PM   #181 
  - Stupid things just keeep on piling on one on top of each other  sakabatou   Aug-21-05 01:13 PM   #182 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-21-05 01:35 PM   #187 
  - Word of advice--read through a trhead before commenting.  blondeatlast   Aug-21-05 01:41 PM   #189 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-21-05 01:47 PM   #190 
  - Locking...  Moderator   Aug-21-05 01:56 PM   #191 
 

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