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BOSSHOG Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-28-05 03:49 PM
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If I just assaulted a local merchant and I'm in front of your house
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wielding a knife and acting crazy, don't pay me any mind, all is well. And for God's Sakes don't call the police. They'll probably send people to make sure I don't assault anyone else.
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  -If I just assaulted a local merchant and I'm in front of your house BOSSHOG  Dec-28-05 03:49 PM   #0 
  - Actually, I'd be able to talk you down  Warpy   Dec-28-05 03:51 PM   #1 
  - I'm betting you wouldn't yell at the guy either  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 03:54 PM   #3 
  - Exactly.  merh   Dec-28-05 03:57 PM   #6 
  - Stop being silly  merh   Dec-28-05 03:53 PM   #2 
  - Thank you, that was exactly my take! nt  OhioBlues   Dec-28-05 03:56 PM   #4 
  - So, you'd be fine with a  BOSSHOG   Dec-28-05 04:05 PM   #11 
  - Damn, that's a stretch  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 04:10 PM   #16 
  - Please share with me  BOSSHOG   Dec-28-05 04:16 PM   #20 
     - Take a chill pill, dude  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 04:28 PM   #25 
  - Well I would grab a bat and hit him with it  OhioBlues   Dec-28-05 04:14 PM   #19 
     - There's a word for "heroes" like that  Walt Starr   Dec-28-05 04:17 PM   #21 
        - THROW an object, It's a knife for gods sake.  OhioBlues   Dec-28-05 04:23 PM   #24 
        - Congrats Walt  OhioBlues   Dec-28-05 04:29 PM   #27 
        - link please  merh   Dec-28-05 05:09 PM   #46 
        - I know another term...two words  manic expression   Dec-28-05 08:21 PM   #91 
           - Now see, you have gone and done it.  merh   Dec-29-05 10:31 AM   #100 
           - Of course it was necessary -- if your objective is target practice  RazzleDazzle   Dec-29-05 11:37 AM   #103 
  - It just boggles the mind that  merh   Dec-28-05 04:54 PM   # 
     - Yes a man with a 3 inch blade  OhioBlues   Dec-28-05 06:01 PM   #69 
     - Is assaulting a fellow citizen  BOSSHOG   Dec-28-05 06:59 PM   #77 
     - They had him stopped.  merh   Dec-28-05 08:08 PM   #87 
     - Please  manic expression   Dec-28-05 08:13 PM   #89 
     - There was no knife involved in the assault.  mountainvue   Dec-28-05 10:39 PM   #97 
     - How did society become so heartless?  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 07:01 PM   #80 
        - Terra, terra, terra  merh   Dec-28-05 08:09 PM   #88 
  - Thank you merh  proud2Blib   Dec-28-05 03:56 PM   #5 
  - I just can't see shooting a man with a knife  merh   Dec-28-05 04:46 PM   #35 
     - I like the idea of throwing a club at him  proud2Blib   Dec-28-05 08:25 PM   #92 
        - In theory, each officer has been trained to disarm a suspect  merh   Dec-29-05 08:53 AM   #99 
  - Actually, I think your post takes the cake on being silly.  Walt Starr   Dec-28-05 03:58 PM   #7 
  - Hey Walt  merh   Dec-28-05 04:00 PM   #9 
  - A couple of my good friends are cops  proud2Blib   Dec-28-05 04:00 PM   #10 
  - Understand, if the reports of the lunge are false  Walt Starr   Dec-28-05 04:05 PM   #13 
  - My father with more than 35 years in Law Enforcement  mtnester   Jan-02-06 05:34 PM   #105 
  - Mr. Walt  merh   Dec-28-05 04:40 PM   #32 
     - Thank God for the voice of reason  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 04:46 PM   #36 
        - There is passion.  merh   Dec-28-05 05:07 PM   #44 
           - I thank the powers that be for people like you  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 05:13 PM   #48 
              - Gee, thanks, that is a nice thing to say.  merh   Dec-28-05 05:24 PM   #55 
                 - Well, as I've said  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 05:37 PM   #64 
                    - It goes back to the lack of training  merh   Dec-28-05 06:44 PM   #73 
  - He wasn't surrounded,  BOSSHOG   Dec-28-05 04:00 PM   #8 
  - He was surrounded.  merh   Dec-28-05 04:05 PM   #12 
  - yeah but bosshog  sui generis   Dec-28-05 04:07 PM   #15 
  - Change a few words  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 04:12 PM   #18 
  - You must feel the weakening of your argument  BOSSHOG   Dec-28-05 04:23 PM   #23 
     - You don't know what you are supporting, you haven't even  merh   Dec-28-05 04:29 PM   #26 
     - Glad to see someone else sees the Bushisms in him  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 04:41 PM   #33 
     - Haha! not at all`  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 04:31 PM   #28 
     - We wasn't a threat at that point  manic expression   Dec-28-05 08:16 PM   #90 
  - I saw the video. HE WAS SURROUNDED!  sojourner   Dec-28-05 05:07 PM   #43 
  - Yes, he was  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 05:15 PM   #49 
  - i know...and i agree. that might not be evident unless you read my whole  sojourner   Dec-28-05 05:21 PM   # 
     - I did, and I apologize  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 05:31 PM   #59 
        - no need, really. I totally understand!  sojourner   Dec-28-05 05:42 PM   #67 
  - Bring Back Public Execution!!  diamondsndust   Dec-28-05 06:46 PM   #74 
  - Gosh!!  BOSSHOG   Dec-28-05 06:52 PM   #76 
  - Oh, bullshit  RazzleDazzle   Dec-28-05 10:15 PM   #96 
  - It isn't supposed to be a fair fight  Evergreen Emerald   Dec-28-05 04:32 PM   #30 
     - How do you know he wasn't going to put it down.  merh   Dec-28-05 04:44 PM   #34 
        - he was told a number of times to put the knife down.  Evergreen Emerald   Dec-28-05 04:51 PM   #38 
           - When called to the scene, yes, citizens WERE in danger.  merh   Dec-28-05 04:59 PM   #41 
              - According to the police he did lunge  Evergreen Emerald   Dec-28-05 05:12 PM   #47 
                 - According to the video - he did not.  merh   Dec-28-05 05:20 PM   #51 
                 - The videographer stated that he ran downstairs and missed the end  Evergreen Emerald   Dec-28-05 05:27 PM   #57 
                    - I won't step down from my opinion  merh   Dec-28-05 05:32 PM   #60 
                       - Why should it be a fair fight?  Evergreen Emerald   Dec-28-05 05:35 PM   #62 
                          - It should be a fair fight because they are the LAW.  merh   Dec-28-05 06:49 PM   #75 
                             - I read your options.  Evergreen Emerald   Dec-28-05 07:09 PM   #81 
                                - What was their rush to do anything more than contain him.  merh   Dec-28-05 07:16 PM   #82 
                                   - shouldn't the scale be tipped in favor of the police?  Evergreen Emerald   Dec-28-05 07:21 PM   #83 
                                      - You are believing the press release issued by the police.  merh   Dec-28-05 07:48 PM   #86 
                 - Oh, and having been in similar situations.  merh   Dec-28-05 05:22 PM   #53 
  - Well it was only a knife and he was a  OhioBlues   Dec-28-05 04:06 PM   #14 
  - oh i get it  Zodiak Ironfist   Dec-28-05 04:11 PM   #17 
  - Mine too  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 04:17 PM   #22 
     - Ya damn skippy!  BOSSHOG   Dec-28-05 04:31 PM   #29 
        - Ya damn Jif!  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 04:39 PM   #31 
        - "Hits me in the face??"  BOSSHOG   Dec-28-05 04:54 PM   #40 
           - You are a fucking idiot  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 05:05 PM   #42 
              - Please share with me  BOSSHOG   Dec-28-05 05:21 PM   #52 
                 - My fault  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 05:27 PM   #58 
                    - You call me a "fucking idiot"  BOSSHOG   Dec-28-05 05:35 PM   #63 
                    - Laugh it up  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 05:41 PM   #66 
                       - Gosh, how could I possibly??  BOSSHOG   Dec-28-05 06:14 PM   #72 
                          - I like to give it a try  Bjarne Riis   Dec-29-05 10:46 AM   #101 
                    - FWIW, he has also proven how terrified he is  RazzleDazzle   Dec-29-05 12:16 PM   #104 
        - You present an absurd argument  tkmorris   Dec-28-05 04:50 PM   #37 
  - for some the police are always "justified" in what they do...  sojourner   Dec-28-05 04:53 PM   #39 
  - THE SUSPECT HAD AN ARREST RECORD  BOSSHOG   Dec-28-05 05:09 PM   #45 
  - might come as a big surprise to you, but  sojourner   Dec-28-05 05:18 PM   #50 
  - "Trying to get them treated"  BOSSHOG   Dec-28-05 05:26 PM   #56 
  - but citizens like you and I DO have some ability to make that a priority.  sojourner   Dec-28-05 05:38 PM   #65 
     - Thank you for your reply  BOSSHOG   Dec-28-05 06:00 PM   #68 
     - Very sad  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 06:59 PM   #78 
  - Very well said.  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 06:05 PM   #70 
  - What for?  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 05:22 PM   #54 
  - Since he was arrested by police  BOSSHOG   Dec-28-05 05:32 PM   #61 
     - Gosh. Then I guess they knew at the time they shot him  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 06:07 PM   #71 
     - "Police are not judge and jury."  kdmorris   Dec-28-05 10:10 PM   #95 
  - What does that have to do with anything?  Bjarne Riis   Dec-29-05 10:50 AM   #102 
  - This was a bad thing.  renie408   Dec-28-05 07:00 PM   #79 
  - You must be the smartest one here!  Juniperx   Dec-28-05 07:21 PM   #84 
     - Thanks...I think....  renie408   Dec-28-05 09:21 PM   #93 
  - learned years ago that onyone who shows you a knife, won't use it.  LincolnMcGrath   Dec-28-05 07:31 PM   #85 
  - Would you bet your life on that?Or the lives of your friends, family?n/t  renie408   Dec-28-05 09:23 PM   #94 
  - When I see these situations, I often wonder why can't they do what  Humor_In_Cuneiform   Dec-28-05 11:40 PM   #98 
 

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