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Joe Chi Minh Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jul-17-10 05:21 PM
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50. It just seems to go and on, doesn't it? Where is the moral outrage in high places?
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  -POLICE BRUTALITY - Jackboot Cops Taser Teacher Repeatedly While She Begs For Mercy Joanne98  Jul-17-10 10:13 AM   #0 
  - that is torture, imo.  Althaia   Jul-17-10 10:42 AM   #1 
  - Any cop who uses a taser irresponsibly......  Uben   Jul-17-10 10:47 AM   #2 
  - It's not just male cops who use tasers.  Meldread   Jul-17-10 07:20 PM   #61 
  - Same as the males. genitalia works fine for me as a deterrent.  pattmarty   Jul-17-10 08:10 PM   #67 
  - I would settle for having them fired.  D23MIURG23   Jul-18-10 01:02 AM   #83 
  - No, they should be charged criminally and serve harsh sentences  obxhead   Jul-18-10 10:11 AM   #105 
  - They do include a sample shot -  enlightenment   Jul-17-10 11:30 AM   #4 
  - Tasers are torture  lovuian   Jul-17-10 03:01 PM   #28 
  - Agree . . . and the settings should be checked by and on the Town Council membes who buy this stuff  defendandprotect   Jul-17-10 11:16 PM   #79 
     - Perhaps they should be  Golden Raisin   Jul-18-10 07:49 AM   #97 
  - I think it does actually,  BEZERKO   Jul-18-10 09:16 AM   #102 
  - I hope she sues the fuck out of them  Champion Jack   Jul-17-10 11:12 AM   #3 
  - You speak for me...  CoffeeCat   Jul-17-10 10:42 PM   #77 
  - +1000 nt  laughingliberal   Jul-18-10 01:51 AM   #89 
  - I believe that was torture and the woman should sue them.  Uncle Joe   Jul-17-10 11:48 AM   #5 
  - We've got so many things going wrong in America that it is difficult  ladjf   Jul-17-10 12:21 PM   #6 
  - White racist cops and black woman in Georgia. C'mon. Who's surprised?  mnhtnbb   Jul-17-10 12:27 PM   #7 
  - Why do you think a number of legislatures are rushing bills through...  Kutjara   Jul-17-10 12:41 PM   #9 
  - +1000!!  DiverDave   Jul-17-10 06:03 PM   #56 
  - I could only watch a second of her getting tased  crim son   Jul-17-10 12:28 PM   #8 
  - I couldn't click on the vid.I've seen people being tased too many times,including kids.  Shining Jack   Jul-17-10 01:47 PM   #15 
  - Yeah, you're right.  crim son   Jul-17-10 03:21 PM   #34 
  - "put on leave without pay?" That is too lenient IMHO  liberation   Jul-17-10 04:07 PM   #40 
  - Well, I did mean during the investigation; they wouldn't fire  crim son   Jul-17-10 04:22 PM   #44 
     - Funny though, most people don't have the benefit of an "investigation" when they are fired.  liberation   Jul-17-10 05:15 PM   #48 
        - So true. And when they are "investigated"  crim son   Jul-17-10 06:19 PM   #57 
  - Tasers are one of those things make bring to the point of vomiting.  Dawson Leery   Jul-23-10 12:27 AM   #114 
  - It's only a few bad apples.  L0oniX   Jul-17-10 12:52 PM   #10 
  - Just like any other compost pile. n/t  D23MIURG23   Jul-18-10 01:07 AM   #85 
  - What the video doesn't show is....  Butch350   Jul-17-10 01:04 PM   #11 
  - I think you are being naive. Often, not always, but often, the people who are drawn to become...  GodlessBiker   Jul-17-10 01:29 PM   #13 
  - The women is not even visible.  Butch350   Jul-17-10 03:12 PM   #31 
  - Well, the cop was fired... so... /nt  October   Jul-17-10 05:57 PM   #55 
  - Why would she be violent when she had requested the policeman's presence? And why  Joe Chi Minh   Jul-17-10 05:31 PM   #51 
  - I have always called it the "John Wayne" complex. I have never.........  pattmarty   Jul-17-10 08:30 PM   #68 
  - What possible words would deserve this sort of treatment?  Cybergata   Jul-17-10 01:42 PM   #14 
  - All I see is a cop tasing someone who has a ladies voice...  Butch350   Jul-17-10 03:16 PM   #32 
     - She would have to have violently attacked them with a deadly  sabrina 1   Jul-18-10 06:33 AM   #94 
     - You should just stop. Because you out yourself as an authoritarian ass  Raineyb   Jul-18-10 08:11 AM   #99 
     - The sheriff drove up as the whosit with a tazer finished tazing her for the EIGHTH time.  1monster   Jul-18-10 09:58 AM   #104 
     - This was CNN, not MSNBC. Did you even look at the video?  mr1956   Jul-18-10 10:35 PM   #111 
  - The video clearly shows her being tazed  sulphurdunn   Jul-17-10 01:48 PM   #17 
  - Did you watch the video through to the end? The person being interviewed  pnwmom   Jul-17-10 02:02 PM   #18 
  - Watch the video, it might enlighten you.  TheEuclideanOne   Jul-17-10 02:06 PM   #19 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-17-10 03:20 PM   #33 
     - Apparently I hit a sensitive chord here.  TheEuclideanOne   Jul-17-10 03:54 PM   #38 
        - Nah...  liberation   Jul-17-10 04:11 PM   #42 
        - I wouldnt worry  centerdem   Jul-17-10 06:20 PM   #58 
           - Yeah, I always find it funny to physically threaten somebody online  TheEuclideanOne   Jul-17-10 07:07 PM   #60 
  - Bloody hell!  Boudica the Lyoness   Jul-17-10 02:17 PM   #21 
  - Shoe polish smells bad enough you'd think people would avoid the taste of it.  JoeyT   Jul-17-10 02:39 PM   #22 
  - While I was watching the video, before I read the comments, I thought, there is always some ass  20score   Jul-17-10 03:01 PM   #27 
  - How funny that you would claim this! I just came to this thread after viewing a video of  tblue37   Jul-17-10 03:09 PM   #30 
  - Right, another DU arm chair commander painting with a broad brush..  HardWorkingDem   Jul-17-10 03:45 PM   #37 
  - It might if you're yet another hapless victim, particularly, with a dicky heart.  Joe Chi Minh   Jul-17-10 05:42 PM   #54 
  - If you want to besmirch specific people, fine....  HardWorkingDem   Jul-17-10 07:37 PM   #62 
     - But you clearly don't want any policeman to be castigated,  Joe Chi Minh   Jul-18-10 11:55 AM   #107 
  - Right, another holier than thou DU authoritarian...  D23MIURG23   Jul-18-10 01:20 AM   #86 
  - I think you have a lot of Raoul Moat clones in your police forces, ready to  Joe Chi Minh   Jul-17-10 05:36 PM   #52 
  - It wasn't even bubble gum. It was *bubbles*, blown with a bubble  tblue37   Jul-17-10 06:26 PM   #59 
     - I know. But I wanted to add a hint of REAL menace.  Joe Chi Minh   Jul-18-10 11:57 AM   #108 
        - Heh.nt  tblue37   Jul-18-10 11:41 PM   #112 
  - I forgot to mention that after pepper spraying the 71-year-old deaf, blind lady  tblue37   Jul-17-10 07:53 PM   #66 
     - Devils incarnate.  Joe Chi Minh   Jul-18-10 11:59 AM   #109 
  - This blog tells the whole story--and it makes the cops look even worse.  tblue37   Jul-17-10 03:39 PM   #36 
  - So here comes the 'good American' contingent....  liberation   Jul-17-10 04:09 PM   #41 
  - Oh, you just can't imagine, huh?  LargeGreenSpider   Jul-17-10 04:18 PM   #43 
  - Google "Columbia, Mo police raid" and come back here to spout........  pattmarty   Jul-17-10 08:34 PM   #69 
  - Right I Suppose that's why the officer was fired for the tazing.  donheld   Jul-17-10 11:44 PM   #81 
  - That is because it is irrelevant. The tazer is not a tool of retaliation.  D23MIURG23   Jul-18-10 01:29 AM   #87 
  - blame the victim for what the cop has chosen to do of his own volition...  SemperEadem   Jul-18-10 05:33 AM   #93 
  - She was the one who called the police because she thought  TommyO   Jul-18-10 09:00 AM   #101 
  - The story is in the url below. The cop was called to her home by Janice Wells to report  1monster   Jul-18-10 09:51 AM   #103 
  - I can see where this is leading, and it isn't pretty  DFW   Jul-17-10 01:20 PM   #12 
  - I agree...  KansDem   Jul-17-10 02:44 PM   #23 
  - IF I saw a cop tasing my daughter, and IF I were armed......  DFW   Jul-17-10 02:47 PM   #24 
  - +1  D23MIURG23   Jul-18-10 01:04 AM   #84 
  - What if an argument -  cartach   Jul-17-10 09:15 PM   #72 
     - I agree with you, as far as it goes.  quakerboy   Jul-18-10 02:49 AM   #90 
  - + 1,000  20score   Jul-17-10 03:03 PM   #29 
  - K&R  Shining Jack   Jul-17-10 01:47 PM   #16 
  - If this wasn't on video tape no one would have believed her.  Boudica the Lyoness   Jul-17-10 02:12 PM   #20 
  - K & R. I have noticed that any police force that's trained or "up-trained"  axollot   Jul-17-10 02:52 PM   #25 
  - She's going to be one seriously WEALTHY teacher soon.  Celtic Merlin   Jul-17-10 02:55 PM   #26 
  - Yep  Joanne98   Jul-17-10 09:19 PM   #73 
  - This blog provides a much more complete explanation of what happened--  tblue37   Jul-17-10 03:32 PM   #35 
  - k&r  tblue37   Jul-17-10 04:06 PM   #39 
  - If Black Taser  Dirigo   Jul-17-10 05:02 PM   #46 
  - I'm glad he played the tape, but Sanchez's commentary is moronic.  Cowpunk   Jul-17-10 04:56 PM   #45 
  - Sanchez is a moron, so indeed... moron is as moron says.  liberation   Jul-17-10 05:16 PM   #49 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-17-10 05:05 PM   #47 
  - Response to apparant "low competency"  Dirigo   Jul-17-10 05:21 PM   # 
  - It just seems to go and on, doesn't it? Where is the moral outrage in high places?  Joe Chi Minh   Jul-17-10 05:21 PM   #50 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-17-10 05:38 PM   #53 
  - GEET in the car! GEET in the car, OR YA GEET it again! CLASSY!  benld74   Jul-17-10 07:38 PM   #63 
  - Yeah, I heard that too.  Joanne98   Jul-17-10 08:35 PM   #70 
  - The fired Taser cop? Hes working again. IN A POLICE DEPT.  ovidsen   Jul-17-10 07:41 PM   #64 
  - Watching this makes me sick.  Meldread   Jul-17-10 07:51 PM   #65 
  - The other one standing there and just watching- in my opion is the reason  notadmblnd   Jul-18-10 02:54 AM   #91 
  - +1  Dawson Leery   Jul-23-10 12:30 AM   #115 
  - Anybody who wants to be a cop probably should not.  era veteran   Jul-17-10 08:40 PM   #71 
  - Must be more to this story.  davidhilton   Jul-17-10 09:20 PM   #74 
  - there is more. She's black.  Suji to Seoul   Jul-17-10 10:17 PM   #75 
  - There is.....  roxiejules   Jul-17-10 10:22 PM   #76 
  - "Well, you saw what the police did when they arrived on the scene.." NO, I DID NOT.  Festivito   Jul-17-10 10:53 PM   #78 
  - He was fired  donheld   Jul-17-10 11:45 PM   #82 
  - This is why we need to make it illegal for civilians to record police officers  Juche   Jul-17-10 11:21 PM   #80 
  - The United States of Tasers. What kind of permissions are spoken that give the  peacetalksforall   Jul-18-10 01:39 AM   #88 
  - Thanks for posting this....  bobburgster   Jul-18-10 03:06 AM   #92 
  - When a president and vice president okay torture and murder...  Hubert Flottz   Jul-18-10 07:17 AM   #95 
  - Someday we will be trying to find a way to harness the power  HysteryDiagnosis   Jul-18-10 07:40 AM   #96 
  - Always ask yourself, "Would this have happened had she been white?"  donco6   Jul-18-10 07:54 AM   #98 
  - Too many cops are FReepers.  Faygo Kid   Jul-18-10 08:43 AM   #100 
  - Every generation deserves its Kristallnacht. So long ago. And such fun.  Joe Chi Minh   Jul-18-10 12:11 PM   #110 
  - They are NOT tools of COMPLIANCE.  Bonobo   Jul-18-10 11:01 AM   #106 
  - I'm getting tired of this sh*t!!!  Bullet1987   Jul-19-10 08:27 PM   #113 

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