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City Lights Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Nov-27-06 07:30 AM
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14. Here's a link to the story from the NYTimes:
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  -New York on edge as police kill unarmed man in hail of 50 bullets on his wedding day sweetheart  Nov-27-06 04:33 AM   #0 
  - Did you see the holes in the window and other non-target  cornermouse   Nov-27-06 04:39 AM   #1 
  - Between Tasers , This Incident, & The Granny Killing , The Thin  lostnotforgotten   Nov-27-06 04:44 AM   #2 
  - just a few bad ones, really nothing to see here. n/t  seabeyond   Nov-27-06 08:21 AM   #16 
  - In a British newspaper. I hate it when we don't air our own rubbish  Bucky   Nov-27-06 04:48 AM   #3 
  - You think this is being kept secret  JoFerret   Nov-27-06 06:03 AM   #7 
  - It was on the front of EVERY newpaper in NYC yesterday  karynnj   Nov-27-06 08:27 AM   #18 
     - Fully agree with that assessment.  americanstranger   Nov-27-06 09:17 AM   #23 
     - My first thought was this was a National Guardsman who just went nuts  riderinthestorm   Nov-27-06 09:21 AM   #25 
        - or he's been to new york  sweetheart   Nov-27-06 09:47 AM   #31 
           - But something like 50 shots??!! That's just wild shooting  riderinthestorm   Nov-27-06 09:54 AM   #32 
              - That may be likely - because 50 shots - with NO shots back  karynnj   Nov-27-06 10:37 AM   #39 
              - How many lynchings does it take  sweetheart   Nov-27-06 11:08 AM   #43 
                 - Point taken - I am white  karynnj   Nov-27-06 11:57 AM   #44 
              - Amadou Diallo had 41 shots pumped into him  Book Lover   Nov-27-06 03:36 PM   #48 
  - Here's a link to the story from the NYTimes:  No Surrender   Nov-27-06 07:30 AM   #14 
  - Another sad part of all this  Bluzmann57   Nov-27-06 04:59 AM   #4 
  - .  Hav   Nov-27-06 05:25 AM   #5 
  - Hickey, Diallo, Louima, Dorismond, Busch, Nixon, Reid, Lagutta, Rodreguiz, Newsome,  MadHound   Nov-27-06 06:02 AM   #6 
  - Its the "pesky uppitty blacks" again  saigon68   Nov-27-06 06:26 AM   #10 
  - I have always felt that most people, not all, but most people  A Simple Game   Nov-27-06 07:18 AM   #12 
     - It didn't used to be that way  MadHound   Nov-27-06 09:06 AM   #21 
        - i didnt see it in the 60's and 70's. i didnt start seeing it until 80's  seabeyond   Nov-27-06 09:12 AM   #22 
        - It started appearing in the larger cities during the '60s and '70s  MadHound   Nov-27-06 09:20 AM   #24 
        - That was about the same time as SWAT 'teams' were becoming the rage  zreosumgame   Nov-27-06 04:00 PM   #50 
  - Sounds like these police missed the Iraq call? This is the kind of barbaric  Kellyiswise   Nov-27-06 07:06 AM   #11 
  - My speculation is that one of these cops is a Nat. Guardsman, or an ex-Guard  riderinthestorm   Nov-27-06 09:25 AM   #26 
  - except it is all across the nation, event after event, even larger groups  seabeyond   Nov-27-06 08:24 AM   #17 
  - Well she has two fatherless kids to  malaise   Nov-27-06 09:37 AM   #29 
  - When all you have is a hammer,  dbt   Nov-27-06 06:17 AM   #8 
  - But-but-they were black!  ayeshahaqqiqa   Nov-27-06 06:23 AM   #9 
  - Looking at the names of the men  malaise   Nov-27-06 07:28 AM   #13 
  - I know that area and the cops were insanely incompetent morons  HamdenRice   Nov-27-06 08:17 AM   #15 
  - Everyone should read your description of the location, Hamden Rice  Nikki Stone1   Nov-27-06 10:01 AM   #34 
     - Folks don't realize the cops were firing wildly next to Queens' Grand Central  HamdenRice   Nov-27-06 10:48 AM   #40 
  - What a nice wedding gift!  DemonFighterLives   Nov-27-06 08:33 AM   #19 
  - utopia  enid602   Nov-27-06 09:01 AM   #20 
  - When my wife first saw this story,  benEzra   Nov-27-06 09:32 AM   #27 
  - Probably not, unless  Marie26   Nov-27-06 09:35 AM   #28 
  - And that is the key to this story  malaise   Nov-27-06 09:38 AM   #30 
  - From another thread, it looks like that's the way it went down...  benEzra   Nov-27-06 09:58 AM   #33 
     - Undercover cop that didn't announce himself? Sounds like the Steve Foley case (SD Chargers)  Nikki Stone1   Nov-27-06 10:11 AM   #36 
        - Maybe they forget they aren't in uniform? (n/t)  benEzra   Nov-27-06 10:25 AM   #37 
  - If they didn't know the cops were undercover  rocknation   Nov-27-06 10:04 AM   #35 
  - this is the cops story. they were going to get a gun and rough up  seabeyond   Nov-27-06 10:34 AM   #38 
     - But why did the police approach/follow them in the first place?  rocknation   Nov-27-06 10:59 AM   #41 
        - from the police i understand it is a cop was listening to the scuffle  seabeyond   Nov-27-06 11:06 AM   #42 
  - Is it just me, or a lot of law enforcment becoming Judge, Jury, and Executioner?  Beelzebud   Nov-27-06 11:58 AM   #45 
  - The Patriot Act allows cops to be judge, jury and executioner.  nebula   Nov-27-06 01:46 PM   #46 
  - Really judge dredd was kinda funny with stallone  sweetheart   Nov-27-06 03:31 PM   #47 
  - I had cops beat the shit out of me for years  symbolman   Nov-27-06 03:52 PM   #49 
  - and the mayor has already poisoned the well  zreosumgame   Nov-27-06 04:02 PM   #51 
  - Atlanta  Tony Soprano   Nov-27-06 04:03 PM   #52 

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