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BattyDem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-19-05 11:54 PM
Response to Reply #32
52. I got a taste of that poster's personal attacks last week in an MJ thread
I have since decided that I will no longer respond to people who choose to attack me personally when we disagree about something. Oh ... and I started using the "ignore" feature. It's done wonders for my ulcer! :D



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  -Tom Cruise, squirted in face with joke microphone, may file assault charge Bush_Eats_Beef  Jun-19-05 10:39 PM   #0 
  - You can't have any fun with scientologists  name not needed   Jun-19-05 10:40 PM   #1 
  - He's never going to get to Operating Thetan Level 7  progressoid   Jun-19-05 11:39 PM   #35 
     - Video - Tom Cruise Gets Squirted With Fake Mic  Nomad559   Jun-20-05 02:21 AM   #104 
  - Assault charge? Oh, grow up, Tommy!  BattyDem   Jun-19-05 10:41 PM   #2 
  - No love for Cruise, but I don't go for physical stuff on anybody...  edbermac   Jun-19-05 11:10 PM   #15 
  - I'm sorry, but when I open a newspaper ...  BattyDem   Jun-19-05 11:16 PM   #17 
  - Charge him with assault, and sue his ass off is the only solution.  Swede   Jun-19-05 11:20 PM   #21 
  - Stalking goes with the territory...  mitchum   Jun-19-05 11:25 PM   #22 
  - I don't.  Swede   Jun-19-05 11:28 PM   #26 
     - But when these celebrities function as projection objects for...  mitchum   Jun-19-05 11:44 PM   #39 
  - Thank you  Floogeldy   Jun-19-05 11:31 PM   #29 
  - Precisely, and is he supposed to accept this everytime he's out?  BikeWriter   Jun-19-05 11:37 PM   #33 
  - He's never going to be out  mitchum   Jun-19-05 11:46 PM   #41 
     - ...  Bouncy Ball   Jun-19-05 11:46 PM   #43 
     - ROFL!  BattyDem   Jun-19-05 11:48 PM   #45 
     - ...as in out in public.  BikeWriter   Jun-20-05 12:03 AM   #67 
  - I know it's a problem and they don't deserve to be harassed ...  BattyDem   Jun-19-05 11:43 PM   #38 
  - You wouldn't do a thing about it?  Floogeldy   Jun-19-05 11:30 PM   #28 
  - Legally, even a threat can be assault.  redqueen   Jun-20-05 01:15 PM   #123 
  - I would  primate1   Jun-19-05 11:56 PM   #58 
  - In England they press charges with or without victim's consent...  Feles Mala   Jun-20-05 11:15 AM   #117 
  - Lame "prank."  trotsky   Jun-19-05 10:41 PM   #3 
  - I'd have defended myself and punched the guy out.  BikeWriter   Jun-19-05 10:46 PM   #6 
     - Amen  wtmusic   Jun-19-05 10:51 PM   #10 
     - And if you were a celebrity, being chased around . . .  Floogeldy   Jun-19-05 11:11 PM   #16 
        - *thinks very deeply*  wtmusic   Jun-19-05 11:51 PM   #50 
     - Thank you  Floogeldy   Jun-19-05 11:08 PM   #14 
     - You got it, Floogeldy. :-)  BikeWriter   Jun-19-05 11:38 PM   #34 
     - then he'd be sued for his millions. they have to be careful about  AgadorSparticus   Jun-20-05 01:19 AM   #98 
        - Hey, he was attacked! The fact it was water "this time..."  BikeWriter   Jun-20-05 01:36 AM   #100 
  - Cruise is out of his mind..he's so gonna sink after these latest bursts  xultar   Jun-19-05 10:42 PM   #4 
  - I don't see Cruise stalking people and assaulting them.  Floogeldy   Jun-19-05 11:27 PM   #24 
     - Lighten up Francis.  xultar   Jun-19-05 11:54 PM   #53 
        - Get a grip, Lucy.  Floogeldy   Jun-19-05 11:58 PM   #62 
  - It was the prankster's way of saying  tuvor   Jun-19-05 10:45 PM   #5 
  - Is Tom in your face?  Floogeldy   Jun-19-05 11:28 PM   #25 
  - Well  tuvor   Jun-20-05 12:25 AM   #80 
     - Right. He's in your face because you keep looking . . .  Floogeldy   Jun-20-05 12:31 AM   #83 
        - Actually, that's an interesting thing there...  Bouncy Ball   Jun-20-05 12:40 AM   #89 
        - Of course.  tuvor   Jun-20-05 01:05 AM   #96 
        - Naturally  Floogeldy   Jun-20-05 01:18 AM   #97 
        - Tom, Jacko, Britney...  redqueen   Jun-20-05 01:17 PM   #124 
  - No, the prankster was doing it to make money  muriel_volestrangler   Jun-20-05 02:29 PM   #128 
  - I don't care for Cruise  warrens   Jun-19-05 10:48 PM   #7 
  - Thank you  Floogeldy   Jun-19-05 11:29 PM   #27 
  - Call up Jon Stewart  fortyfeetunder   Jun-19-05 10:49 PM   #8 
  - The guy was a jerk.  Swede   Jun-19-05 10:51 PM   #9 
  - Exactly, it was a stupid stunt.  BikeWriter   Jun-19-05 10:56 PM   #11 
  - I'll bet it's not the first time Cruise has been "squirted" in the face  kanrok   Jun-19-05 11:06 PM   #12 
  - Ppppffft!  Maddy McCall   Jun-19-05 11:18 PM   #18 
  - Greatest Post of the Year to Date  AngryAmish   Jun-19-05 11:45 PM   #40 
  - ROFL!!!  BattyDem   Jun-20-05 12:07 AM   #73 
  - LMAO!  Misunderestimator   Jun-20-05 09:32 AM   #106 
  - Suit alleges Cruise suffered disappointment when learned it was only water  mondo joe   Jun-20-05 09:34 AM   #107 
  - He took it like a pro didn't he?  lateo   Jun-20-05 11:14 AM   #116 
  - He' melting he's melting  proud2Blib   Jun-19-05 11:06 PM   #13 
  - What a wuss!  Hardhead   Jun-19-05 11:18 PM   #19 
  - He handled it well - it could have been acid or sewage, anything  Feles Mala   Jun-20-05 11:12 AM   #115 
  - I agree with Cruise. The "joker" was a jerk.  Heidi   Jun-19-05 11:19 PM   #20 
  - Thank you  Floogeldy   Jun-19-05 11:33 PM   #30 
  - I agree. I don't like this crap.  Pirate Smile   Jun-20-05 10:31 AM   #111 
  - I'm sorry, but that's just funny.  Bouncy Ball   Jun-19-05 11:26 PM   #23 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-19-05 11:34 PM   #31 
     - Whatever that means.  Bouncy Ball   Jun-19-05 11:36 PM   #32 
        - I got a taste of that poster's personal attacks last week in an MJ thread  BattyDem   Jun-19-05 11:54 PM   #52 
        - Me too.  Lex   Jun-19-05 11:55 PM   #56 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-19-05 11:55 PM   #55 
  - Cruise is not my favorite actor, but that is a stupid stunt.  LizW   Jun-19-05 11:39 PM   #36 
  - Thank you. I agree. (nt)  Heidi   Jun-20-05 12:39 AM   #87 
     - He supported Barbara Boxer - n/t  BrightKnight   Jun-20-05 12:45 PM   #121 
  - Not much different than some pompous ass getting a pie in the face  Lex   Jun-19-05 11:41 PM   #37 
  - I can be a pompous ass at times, and anyone squirting random fluids...  BikeWriter   Jun-19-05 11:46 PM   #42 
     - Are you telling me if someone squirted water at you  Bouncy Ball   Jun-19-05 11:48 PM   #44 
        - Maybe I wouldn't but why didn't they try it Sean Penn?  Crazy Guggenheim   Jun-19-05 11:49 PM   #47 
        - Because he wasn't at the War of the Worlds premiere.  Bouncy Ball   Jun-19-05 11:51 PM   #49 
           - LOL! Well, there is that . . .  Lex   Jun-19-05 11:54 PM   #54 
              - I bet some of them did.  Bouncy Ball   Jun-19-05 11:59 PM   #63 
                 - Yes.  Lex   Jun-20-05 12:02 AM   #65 
        - When I am attacked, I go to war. I was taught that forty years ago...  BikeWriter   Jun-20-05 12:00 AM   #64 
           - So then yes, if someone squirts water on you, you are going to  Bouncy Ball   Jun-20-05 12:02 AM   #66 
           - I would disable the threat with all force necessary, yes...  BikeWriter   Jun-20-05 12:06 AM   #71 
           - Yep,I'd drop him and ask questions later.  Swede   Jun-20-05 12:04 AM   #69 
              - Good answer, Swede!  BikeWriter   Jun-20-05 12:07 AM   #74 
  - How much water was used  AngryAmish   Jun-19-05 11:49 PM   #46 
  - I can't imagine a toy microphone would be able to hold much  Bouncy Ball   Jun-19-05 11:51 PM   #48 
  - That's the problem with our society!! We do not have personal  Crazy Guggenheim   Jun-19-05 11:53 PM   #51 
     - Did they touch him?  Bouncy Ball   Jun-19-05 11:56 PM   #59 
        - Yes.  Crazy Guggenheim   Jun-19-05 11:57 PM   #60 
           - They TOUCHED him?  Bouncy Ball   Jun-19-05 11:58 PM   #61 
              - If that is your standard . . .  Floogeldy   Jun-20-05 12:08 AM   #75 
                 - So you missed the whole part about the police taking it seriously?  Bouncy Ball   Jun-20-05 12:11 AM   #77 
                    - So you missed the whole part about the "touching" requirement?  Floogeldy   Jun-20-05 12:19 AM   #78 
                       - Thank you!!  Crazy Guggenheim   Jun-20-05 12:23 AM   #79 
                          - Why are both of you choosing to ignore what I'm saying and  Bouncy Ball   Jun-20-05 12:27 AM   #82 
                             - Plus, as you said, BB, it *was* water and it *was* a prank.  Lex   Jun-20-05 12:32 AM   #84 
                             - Exactly.  Bouncy Ball   Jun-20-05 12:34 AM   #85 
                                - yes, it was a trick microphone  Lex   Jun-20-05 12:37 AM   #86 
                                - A little urine in the face never killed anybody.  Floogeldy   Jun-20-05 12:39 AM   #88 
                                   - And you keep making weird assumptions.  Bouncy Ball   Jun-20-05 12:44 AM   #90 
                                   - Remember  Floogeldy   Jun-20-05 12:49 AM   #94 
                                   - It wasn't urine, it was WATER.  Lex   Jun-20-05 12:44 AM   #91 
                                      - The most important part of your statement is right here:  Bouncy Ball   Jun-20-05 12:45 AM   #92 
                             - Deleted message  Name removed   Jun-20-05 01:53 AM   #102 
  - Super soaker .... now THAT'S an attack!  BattyDem   Jun-20-05 12:03 AM   #68 
  - I read the whole article:  Bouncy Ball   Jun-19-05 11:55 PM   #57 
  - "I can't tell if he loves her or wants to punch her lights out."  BattyDem   Jun-20-05 12:05 AM   #70 
     - Well everytime they ask him about her  Bouncy Ball   Jun-20-05 12:06 AM   #72 
        - I know exactly what you mean ...  BattyDem   Jun-20-05 12:11 AM   #76 
  - Well, my local news is teasing it for the 11 pm broadcast  democracyindanger   Jun-20-05 12:27 AM   #81 
  - Well it is technically assault  LSdemocrat   Jun-20-05 12:48 AM   #93 
  - Good. It doesn't make any difference what TC thinks but  Crazy Guggenheim   Jun-20-05 12:51 AM   #95 
  - No, it isn't  Tyrone Slothrop   Jun-20-05 11:07 AM   #114 
  - isn't it inappropriate to engage in pranks with people you don't know?  AgadorSparticus   Jun-20-05 01:28 AM   #99 
  - Thank you.  Heidi   Jun-20-05 01:39 AM   #101 
     - i don't think this was a joke at all. i think it was a mean spirited  AgadorSparticus   Jun-20-05 01:57 AM   #103 
  - Photo from the Houston Chronicle:  Bush_Eats_Beef   Jun-20-05 09:30 AM   #105 
  - *giggle*  peekaloo   Jun-20-05 09:36 AM   #108 
  - to me that was very controlled anger  hfojvt   Jun-20-05 10:46 AM   #113 
  - US Homeland Security On Lookout for This Terrorist  mondo joe   Jun-20-05 09:40 AM   #109 
  - It'd be nice to have police that arrest people for real crimes  name not needed   Jun-20-05 10:28 AM   #110 
  - I'm not a Tom Cruise fan, but I don't blame him for being upset. When  grace0418   Jun-20-05 10:46 AM   #112 
  - that can't be any worse than seeing him and Holmes on TV..  nini   Jun-20-05 11:19 AM   #118 
  - blech... & I read the entire thread...  intrepid_wanderer   Jun-20-05 11:38 AM   #120 
  - Here is a photo of the event...  lateo   Jun-20-05 11:23 AM   #119 
  - sexual assault?  BrightKnight   Jun-20-05 01:04 PM   #122 
  - He reacted so well...  redqueen   Jun-20-05 01:21 PM   #125 
  - A grocery store clerk  BrightKnight   Jun-20-05 01:28 PM   #126 
  - It's called assault. Using a phallic device it would be sexual assault.  BikeWriter   Jun-20-05 06:30 PM   #129 
  - OK, I have now seen the video  AngryAmish   Jun-20-05 02:18 PM   #127 
  - DiCaprio's face slashing adds new perspective to this.  BikeWriter   Jun-20-05 06:32 PM   #130 
 

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