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EFerrari Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-05-10 02:25 PM
Response to Reply #19
21. Some things really are that simple. The way black people are treated
by our "justice" system even has a catchy slogan, "cradle to prison pipeline".
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  -A new crime minorities need to guard against: Banking While Black (BWB) CatWoman  Mar-05-10 01:38 PM   #0 
  - good lord.  redwitch   Mar-05-10 01:40 PM   #1 
  - That's why African Americans need to make sure that their electronics are safety orange.  anonymous171   Mar-05-10 01:40 PM   #2 
  - and what is the added expense for said electronics?  CatWoman   Mar-05-10 01:42 PM   #4 
  - Not to mention a new wardrobe to accommodate orange?  Bluebear   Mar-05-10 01:43 PM   #5 
  - sadly, I don't look very good in orange  CatWoman   Mar-05-10 01:44 PM   # 
  - sadly, I don't look very good in orange  CatWoman   Mar-05-10 01:44 PM   #6 
     - I don't believe you, Cat. I think you'd look good in any color...  Aristus   Mar-05-10 02:03 PM   #10 
        - AWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWW  CatWoman   Mar-05-10 02:04 PM   #11 
  - i think you missed a very funny joke that Michael Moore did which inspired that post  CreekDog   Mar-05-10 03:32 PM   #66 
  - But then the criminals would just get orange guns...  Cal Carpenter   Mar-05-10 02:07 PM   #13 
  - I hope this poor guy sues the shit out of BoA  DebbieCDC   Mar-05-10 01:42 PM   #3 
  - they would probably ask for another bailout to cover the settlement and legal fees  Blue_Tires   Mar-05-10 02:06 PM   #12 
  - One look at the WH will find you the culprit, Mr. Officer  BunkerHill24   Mar-05-10 01:46 PM   #7 
  - Forgive me, most of my family are cops but...  blueworld   Mar-05-10 01:56 PM   #8 
  - that's not about being black.  sui generis   Mar-05-10 02:03 PM   #9 
  - I was making a joke  CatWoman   Mar-05-10 02:15 PM   #14 
     - text below!  beaujolais   Mar-05-10 02:19 PM   #15 
     - Because when a white man reaches into his pocket they assume he's pulling out a phone.  Raineyb   Mar-05-10 02:22 PM   # 
     - is that rule printed somewhere?  sui generis   Mar-05-10 02:23 PM   #19 
        - Some things really are that simple. The way black people are treated  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 02:25 PM   #21 
        - really. Where is THAT printed, or is that just some prime time crime show  sui generis   Mar-05-10 02:28 PM   #26 
           - I've never watched a second of any of that crap. Let's see what I can dig up for you  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 02:35 PM   #30 
           - and that's representative of what?  sui generis   Mar-05-10 02:40 PM   #33 
              - No, you probably won't "get" a memo.  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 02:47 PM   #39 
                 - here's my conclusion  sui generis   Mar-05-10 02:52 PM   #43 
                    - And you would be wrong on all counts. But, you probably already know that.  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 02:55 PM   #46 
                       - that's your brilliant rejoinder?  sui generis   Mar-05-10 02:59 PM   #50 
                          - Why waste it? You didn't read the link, you are making yourself into preztel  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 03:07 PM   #55 
           - I'm black, work in the prison system  Voltaire   Mar-05-10 02:43 PM   #36 
           - Some people don't want to see what's right in front of their noses. n/t  Raineyb   Mar-05-10 02:48 PM   #40 
           - Oh so now we're seeing the world through prison colored glasses  sui generis   Mar-05-10 02:48 PM   #41 
           - The prison industry is very much REALLY the business world.  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 02:53 PM   #44 
           - I am laughing at you  sui generis   Mar-05-10 02:59 PM   #49 
              - No, no nuance in any of your posts to this thread has eluded me.  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 03:06 PM   #54 
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           - One of my kids is in for possession of marijuana. He's the only white guy  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 02:50 PM   #42 
              - Come to think of it, why is anyone in for possession?  KamaAina   Mar-05-10 03:21 PM   #58 
           - you dont have to write things for them to happen  reggie the dog   Mar-05-10 03:19 PM   #57 
           - It has to be printed somewhere for you to believe it?  Iggo   Mar-05-10 03:26 PM   #61 
        - Obviously you don't understand a damn thing. You're too busy pretending that racial  Raineyb   Mar-05-10 02:28 PM   #25 
           - I love that you have telepathy  sui generis   Mar-05-10 02:33 PM   #28 
              - I don't claim to be telepathic. But I damn sure can infer and I can notice patterns.  Raineyb   Mar-05-10 02:37 PM   #31 
              - I'm insulting and disingenuous  sui generis   Mar-05-10 02:41 PM   #35 
                 - That's what I said. Insulting and disingenuous. I don't need a playback.  Raineyb   Mar-05-10 02:46 PM   #38 
                 - oh good god  sui generis   Mar-05-10 02:54 PM   #45 
                    - No I don't think we're on the same side. You don't even know what the damn  Raineyb   Mar-05-10 02:56 PM   #48 
                    - I don't care what you "think"  sui generis   Mar-05-10 03:03 PM   #52 
                       - I didn't get caught with anything. You're the one making arguments that have nothing to  Raineyb   Mar-05-10 03:13 PM   #56 
                          - Well said, RaineyB.  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 03:37 PM   #70 
                             - incoherent, actually  sui generis   Mar-05-10 03:42 PM   #72 
                                - Infantilizing posters who disagree with you is not an argument. n/t  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 03:47 PM   #75 
                                - disagree with me about what?  sui generis   Mar-05-10 03:51 PM   #76 
                                   - Please don't let me obstruct your downward spiral. TGIF. n/t  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 03:52 PM   #77 
                                   - ???  sui generis   Mar-05-10 03:57 PM   #78 
                                - I've already made my points. I'm not wasting my time repeating them to you.  Raineyb   Mar-05-10 04:38 PM   #83 
                    - Forget it. I'm out of this fight.  Iggo   Mar-05-10 04:39 PM   #84 
                 - white, black, it does not matter  reggie the dog   Mar-05-10 03:26 PM   #62 
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     - 1. do you honestly believe the teller would have called the police  CatWoman   Mar-05-10 02:22 PM   #17 
     - vuh and meh.  sui generis   Mar-05-10 02:26 PM   #22 
        - I worked as a cashier and the only attempted robbery I had was two white guys  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 02:41 PM   #34 
        - and why does the tellers brain see a gun with the black man?  reggie the dog   Mar-05-10 03:28 PM   #63 
     - this has been explained 10000000000000000000000000 times  CreekDog   Mar-05-10 03:34 PM   #68 
     - don't get what?  sui generis   Mar-05-10 03:43 PM   #73 
        - if you want short sentences, then forget it  CreekDog   Mar-05-10 03:59 PM   #80 
           - thank you  sui generis   Mar-05-10 04:04 PM   #82 
     - welcome to the worst of DU  sui generis   Mar-05-10 03:45 PM   #74 
        - The question being discussed is WHY this black man was so easily seen as suspect. That you refuse  Raineyb   Mar-05-10 04:42 PM   #86 
     - okay I can sorta see the joke  sui generis   Mar-05-10 02:22 PM   #18 
        - I don't have a problem with that  CatWoman   Mar-05-10 02:24 PM   #20 
        - I agree with you there  reggie the dog   Mar-05-10 03:30 PM   #64 
  - I'm glad this man was not shot or tased.  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 02:20 PM   #16 
  - So, she could identify it as a "Glock" as opposed to, say, a "SIG Sauer"  mikeytherat   Mar-05-10 02:26 PM   #23 
  - or just a colt 45 auto mag....  reggie the dog   Mar-05-10 03:31 PM   #65 
     - "I'm sure it was a SIG-Sauer P220. A P220 Carry, not a P220 Compact.  mikeytherat   Mar-05-10 03:34 PM   #67 
  - I bet he was being uppity too...  truebrit71   Mar-05-10 02:27 PM   #24 
  - Hey handsome!!  CatWoman   Mar-05-10 02:34 PM   #29 
  - "On the plus side this gentleman will wind up owning a sizable portion of that bank's assets"  Number23   Mar-05-10 05:05 PM   #88 
  - I had a customer  RedRocco   Mar-05-10 02:33 PM   #27 
  - So, do you have two heads or were you wearing white after Labor Day?  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 02:38 PM   #32 
     - I'm very poor and sometimes people mistake me for homeless.  RedRocco   Mar-05-10 06:30 PM   #89 
        - I'm right there with you, Red.  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 07:33 PM   #91 
  - K&R !  Cetacea   Mar-05-10 02:43 PM   #37 
  - The banks want it both ways. Remember this?  EFerrari   Mar-05-10 03:25 PM   #60 
  - good find!!  CatWoman   Mar-05-10 03:39 PM   #71 
  - If they are going to arrest innocent people, can they at least manage to do it without injuring them  CreekDog   Mar-05-10 03:36 PM   #69 
  - Bank of America accusing someone of being a bank robber?  marmar   Mar-05-10 04:40 PM   #85 
  - Scank of America ...that says it all.  L0oniX   Mar-05-10 04:43 PM   #87 
  - Conyers GA another racist small city in GA  Geek_Girl   Mar-05-10 06:46 PM   #90 

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