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rpgamerd00d Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-29-05 09:57 AM
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28. For every incident you listed, I could list 1000 where
Edited on Thu Dec-29-05 10:02 AM by rpgamerd00d
the cops did the right thing.

You are arguing that because some incidents go bad, all cops are bad.

That is a pretty lame arguement to say it nicely.
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  -Regarding cops and shootings. What is the answer? johnnie  Dec-28-05 05:06 PM   #0 
  - Fire all existing cops. Take away the guns and smelt them.  Jed Dilligan   Dec-28-05 05:16 PM   #1 
  - What's wrong with Cops shooting to disable instead  shraby   Dec-28-05 05:17 PM   #2 
  - That would be in the leg I would guess  johnnie   Dec-28-05 05:20 PM   #3 
  - Fine. Then you kill him.  Warren Stupidity   Dec-28-05 05:38 PM   #4 
     - I wonder too why they had no tasers  johnnie   Dec-28-05 05:40 PM   #5 
        - I have no problem with tasering a man with a knife.  Warren Stupidity   Dec-29-05 10:31 AM   #36 
  - "Shooting to wound" is a movie myth...  benEzra   Dec-29-05 08:13 AM   #19 
     - Yes sure you can die from getting shot in the leg.  Warren Stupidity   Dec-29-05 10:35 AM   #38 
  - People need to think and be shown BOTH sides of the issue.  HypnoToad   Dec-28-05 05:42 PM   #6 
  - That's true  johnnie   Dec-28-05 05:47 PM   #8 
  - Okay....  catnhatnh   Dec-28-05 05:42 PM   #7 
  - I say put yourself in the cop's shoes, and the person involved in your  flvegan   Dec-28-05 05:53 PM   #9 
  - What it's like to be a cop...  catnhatnh   Dec-28-05 06:11 PM   #14 
  - I could never be a cop  johnnie   Dec-28-05 06:12 PM   #15 
  - Cops are not shrinks. But, daily, they are asked to deal with  sfexpat2000   Dec-28-05 06:42 PM   #17 
  - johnnie, here's just mho:  sfexpat2000   Dec-28-05 05:57 PM   #10 
  - Now see... That's a step in the right direction  johnnie   Dec-28-05 06:02 PM   #11 
     - We can do this. And everyone will benefit.  sfexpat2000   Dec-28-05 06:06 PM   #13 
  - Official citizen oversight boards. And societal change.  Gregorian   Dec-28-05 06:03 PM   #12 
  - Kick and recommend.  sfexpat2000   Dec-28-05 06:33 PM   #16 
  - Cops have brains. They should use them.  Squatch   Dec-28-05 06:50 PM   #18 
  - Ay, there's the rub...  benEzra   Dec-29-05 08:18 AM   #21 
  - No one here is qualified to answer your questions  rpgamerd00d   Dec-29-05 08:17 AM   #20 
  - Not true.  TX-RAT   Dec-29-05 09:18 AM   #26 
  - I think you're wrong  johnnie   Dec-29-05 10:00 AM   #29 
  - What is needed is a change in attitude  MadHound   Dec-29-05 08:42 AM   #22 
  - Don't lunge at cops with a weapon, even a small weapon.  patcox2   Dec-29-05 08:48 AM   #23 
  - Yeah, that's the ticket, don't wave a knife  MadHound   Dec-29-05 08:54 AM   #24 
     - The wallet, the mental illness, all BS, red herrings, its the knife.  patcox2   Dec-29-05 09:07 AM   #25 
        - So it is just hunky dory with you when cops shoot innocent people?  MadHound   Dec-29-05 09:55 AM   #27 
           - For every incident you listed, I could list 1000 where  rpgamerd00d   Dec-29-05 09:57 AM   #28 
              - LOL, now that IS telling.  MadHound   Dec-29-05 10:04 AM   #30 
              - What did you expect?  Telly Savalas   Dec-29-05 10:13 AM   #31 
              - Oh, I understand that,  MadHound   Dec-29-05 10:16 AM   #32 
              - This is what you just posted, quoted:  rpgamerd00d   Dec-29-05 10:19 AM   #33 
                 - How many cops do you know on a personal basis?  MadHound   Dec-29-05 10:33 AM   #37 
              - HAHAHAHAHAHAHA! Too funny friend  MadHound   Dec-29-05 10:20 AM   #35 
  - that would have been the perfect situation for a taser  orangepeel68   Dec-29-05 10:20 AM   #34 
 

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