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ZombieHorde Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jul-29-11 09:38 PM
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69. In some areas of the US, that is all the cops would do. nt
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  -A cop gets a "man with a gun" check right. ileus  Jul-28-11 04:37 PM   #0 
  - That should be the norm, not such a rare event  Cronus Protagonist   Jul-28-11 04:43 PM   #1 
  - A very professional officer. (n/t)  spin   Jul-28-11 04:49 PM   #2 
  - I think the guy filming is a bit of a dick.  Common Sense Party   Jul-30-11 02:19 AM   #74 
  - While I like the way the cop handled the stop, I disagree with the stop  Hoopla Phil   Jul-28-11 05:18 PM   #3 
  - I disagree w/ the stop as well  RSillsbee   Jul-29-11 11:29 AM   #22 
  - A common objection, but as others have pointed out...  Euromutt   Jul-29-11 06:41 PM   #55 
  - This LEO is a professional of the first order. Great post ! n/t  DWC   Jul-28-11 05:50 PM   #4 
  - He was wrong.  AtheistCrusader   Jul-28-11 06:53 PM   #5 
  - Every policeman should act like that. But, every policeman should stop anyone with a gun and  Hoyt   Jul-28-11 10:25 PM   #6 
  - So be what ?  Katya Mullethov   Jul-28-11 10:32 PM   #7 
  - I'm not sure how to take your posts...  tortoise1956   Jul-28-11 11:23 PM   #8 
  - Is it a "police state" when a policeman checks out a guy walking on city street with a friggin gun.  Hoyt   Jul-29-11 12:25 AM   #12 
     - Yes it is...  tortoise1956   Jul-29-11 12:56 AM   #15 
     - dingbat logic  iverglas   Jul-29-11 01:50 PM   #27 
        - but the police can not pull you over  gejohnston   Jul-29-11 05:00 PM   #39 
           - but you are ignoring/changing the terms  iverglas   Jul-29-11 05:16 PM   #41 
              - to clarify  gejohnston   Jul-29-11 05:51 PM   #49 
              - I know!  gravity556   Jul-29-11 06:10 PM   #50 
                 - nah  iverglas   Jul-29-11 06:13 PM   #51 
                    - if I may ask a hypothetical  gejohnston   Jul-29-11 06:44 PM   #56 
                    - it's not really answerable  iverglas   Jul-29-11 06:56 PM   #61 
                       - Prohibited person are those prohibited under federal law  gejohnston   Jul-30-11 12:58 AM   #72 
                          - I know .........  iverglas   Jul-30-11 09:39 AM   #77 
                             - Even if were legal I doubt anyone would  gejohnston   Jul-30-11 03:13 PM   #79 
                    - But what about Hackapick violence!  gravity556   Jul-29-11 06:49 PM   #59 
                       - yeah, well, you see, that's an interesting theory  iverglas   Jul-29-11 07:10 PM   #63 
                          - humm  gejohnston   Jul-30-11 01:08 AM   #73 
                             - I miss the Turks and Caicos ;)  iverglas   Jul-30-11 09:29 AM   #76 
     - Mere presence of a firearm does not indicate criminal action...  PavePusher   Jul-29-11 01:33 AM   #18 
     - of course it is!  iverglas   Jul-29-11 01:44 PM   #26 
  - So you advocate what amounts to harrassment??  AzWorker   Jul-28-11 11:37 PM   #9 
  - I was thinking the same thing  DonP   Jul-28-11 11:47 PM   #10 
  - and please remind Hoyt  gejohnston   Jul-29-11 12:08 AM   #11 
     - GEJ, sorry -- but, your seemingly perverted need/desire for a Tavor ain't my concern.  Hoyt   Jul-29-11 12:28 AM   #13 
        - If you say so,  gejohnston   Jul-29-11 01:13 AM   #16 
        - How about the picture, Hoyt! Or was that a lie also. n/t  oneshooter   Jul-29-11 06:55 PM   #60 
  - Your hero T Jefferson, had hundreds of slaves. And he's not known for even treating them well.  Hoyt   Jul-29-11 12:31 AM   #14 
  - FAIL  tortoise1956   Jul-29-11 01:17 AM   #17 
  - Parts of the Civil Rights movement survived and flourished...  PavePusher   Jul-29-11 01:47 AM   #20 
     - The most important parts were Non-violent. The oppressors used guns and other vile tactics.  Hoyt   Jul-29-11 10:15 AM   #21 
     - Your knowledge of the civil rights movement is on a par with you knowledge of guns n/t  friendly_iconoclast   Jul-29-11 01:33 PM   #25 
     - the Civil Rights movement knew what so many here like to deny  iverglas   Jul-29-11 02:07 PM   #31 
        - I take it you were busy fighting Jim Crow in Kingston and Thunder Bay during that time.  friendly_iconoclast   Jul-29-11 02:23 PM   #35 
           - you seem to conflate yourself and the civil rights movement  iverglas   Jul-29-11 02:46 PM   #36 
              - Meh. Better than conflating myself with a moderator, or anointing myself...  friendly_iconoclast   Jul-31-11 01:33 PM   #84 
  - it's sad and sick  iverglas   Jul-29-11 01:58 PM   #30 
  - Yeah, fuck the Fourth Amendment.  PavePusher   Jul-29-11 01:45 AM   #19 
  - And if the PD gets sued once a week, so be it  RSillsbee   Jul-29-11 11:32 AM   #23 
  - I don't understand why the man was stopped and questioned.  ZombieHorde   Jul-29-11 01:11 PM   #24 
  - LEOs are kinda in a catch 22...  Flyboy_451   Jul-29-11 01:50 PM   #28 
  - I don't like it, but your logic is solid. That is a catch 22 for police officers. nt  ZombieHorde   Jul-29-11 01:54 PM   #29 
  - explain please  iverglas   Jul-29-11 02:10 PM   #33 
     - not quite sure what needs to be explained...  Flyboy_451   Jul-29-11 04:12 PM   #37 
     - oh, well, fine: answer, please  iverglas   Jul-29-11 05:07 PM   #40 
        - In fairness  AtheistCrusader   Jul-29-11 05:25 PM   #42 
           - excuse me?  iverglas   Jul-29-11 05:35 PM   #45 
              - He wasn't carrying concealed.  AtheistCrusader   Jul-29-11 05:43 PM   #47 
                 - my last line was part of my footnote  iverglas   Jul-29-11 06:19 PM   #52 
                    - various states have tried to pass requirements for people to provide actual ID  AtheistCrusader   Jul-29-11 06:29 PM   #54 
                    - where in DC was this?  gejohnston   Jul-29-11 06:48 PM   #58 
                       - the Ronald Reagan building  iverglas   Jul-29-11 07:15 PM   #64 
     - Wow, man.  gravity556   Jul-29-11 05:50 PM   #48 
        - oh no, paco - rage and vitriol!!!!  iverglas   Jul-29-11 06:25 PM   #53 
           - So now a gun carrier is guilty until proven innocent?  gravity556   Jul-29-11 06:46 PM   #57 
              - hey, don't ask me!  iverglas   Jul-29-11 07:26 PM   #65 
  - I wonder whether that would be  iverglas   Jul-29-11 02:08 PM   #32 
  - Police doing their job when man walks down street with a gun on hip.  Hoyt   Jul-29-11 04:47 PM   #38 
     - The officer didn't do his job.  AtheistCrusader   Jul-29-11 05:25 PM   #43 
     - Why? Those are all legal items.  gravity556   Jul-29-11 06:58 PM   #62 
     - ooh! eek! it's a nine-year-old girl!  iverglas   Jul-29-11 07:29 PM   #66 
     - I'd rather police and others don't have to worry about some guy who can't leave home w/o gun or two.  Hoyt   Jul-29-11 10:21 PM   #70 
        - The police have to worry because someone else did and called 911  Euromutt   Jul-30-11 12:35 AM   #71 
        - paranoid people should leave gun owners alone, and cops wouldn't have to "worry"  ileus   Jul-30-11 08:33 AM   #75 
     - In some areas of the US, that is all the cops would do. nt  ZombieHorde   Jul-29-11 09:38 PM   #69 
  - Problem here is we all know if someone open carries they're in clear.  ileus   Jul-29-11 02:14 PM   #34 
  - That cop is the epitome of professionalism.  gravity556   Jul-29-11 05:29 PM   #44 
  - this place can always be counted on  iverglas   Jul-29-11 05:37 PM   #46 
  - Was your belly laugh because of  GKirk   Jul-31-11 09:01 AM   #80 
  - I love the way he's totally au fait with being recorded.  Euromutt   Jul-29-11 07:42 PM   #67 
  - I love the way you think you speak many languages  iverglas   Jul-30-11 10:41 AM   #78 
  - It was unloaded basically a fancy rock...cops have plenty of options for dealing with rocks.  ileus   Jul-29-11 07:44 PM   #68 
  - Lot's of misunderstandings posted in the comments to the linked video  GKirk   Jul-31-11 09:15 AM   #81 
  - Hint: there's no city called "Oceanside" in Illinois...  Euromutt   Jul-31-11 10:20 AM   #82 
     - LOL! I guess the town name should have been a clue n/t  GKirk   Jul-31-11 11:32 AM   #83 
  - Looks like the officer read his training memo..  X_Digger   Jul-31-11 11:11 PM   #85 
 

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