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8. Maybe because she was 6 months pregnant?
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  -Pregnant Pacifica woman NOT killed by pit bull but by fall off ladder uppityperson  Aug-14-11 12:45 PM   #0 
  - What if the dog rammed the ladder, causing her fall?  ecstatic   Aug-14-11 12:47 PM   #1 
  - sexist much? eom  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 12:48 PM   #2 
  - why is it the husbands place to climb ladders?  ret5hd   Aug-14-11 12:49 PM   #3 
  - Maybe because she was 6 months pregnant?  SoCalNative   Aug-14-11 12:52 PM   #8 
     - Pregnancy is not a crippling illness.  LeftyMom   Aug-14-11 01:02 PM   #17 
  - What? I climbed ladders, went hiking, kayaking... all while I was pregnant.  Luminous Animal   Aug-14-11 12:50 PM   #5 
  - I'm glad you felt strong enough to do that, but I'm not sure it was that wise  ecstatic   Aug-14-11 12:56 PM   #12 
  - Latter part of pregnancy, aka last trimester  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-14-11 01:16 PM   #24 
  - What do you suppose women who work do during pregnancy? I was also managing a retail  Luminous Animal   Aug-14-11 04:10 PM   #83 
  - Not so. A pregnant woman's body is unbalanced because the baby is  tblue37   Aug-14-11 09:57 PM   #104 
     - Middle class women have the luxury of carrying on their pregnancies as if they are the princess and  Luminous Animal   Aug-14-11 11:54 PM   #106 
  - Flame-Bait. n/m  Adsos Letter   Aug-14-11 12:52 PM   #7 
  - I bet the dog chewed off the legs of the ladder  DBoon   Aug-14-11 01:03 PM   #18 
  - LOL  Liberal Veteran   Aug-14-11 01:14 PM   #22 
  - My, I have climbed my share of ladders  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-14-11 01:15 PM   #23 
  - perhaps the dog hid her vitaminsor heating pad on top of the tallest cabinet!  elehhhhna   Aug-14-11 02:35 PM   #59 
  - i hope you're proud of yourself if he reads that you think it's his fault his wife is dead  CreekDog   Aug-15-11 12:00 AM   #107 
  - Hey Archie Bunker, the 1950s called and they want  _ed_   Aug-15-11 09:23 AM   #110 
  - you watch way to many B horror movies  snooper2   Aug-15-11 12:38 PM   #112 
  - Nice unattributed quotes. Why anyone thinks is a decent news source is beyond me.  Brickbat   Aug-14-11 12:49 PM   #4 
  - Thanks, I might not have caught that; it's like a stealth-wikipedia for news  petronius   Aug-14-11 01:03 PM   #19 
  - Comment on article in SF news paper online thing...(searching for more)  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 01:17 PM   #25 
  - I find links to that comment all over, including huffpost  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 01:19 PM   #26 
  - HuffPost link to comment with link to where the comment by her father came froom  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 01:20 PM   #27 
  - Well then, the WMD stories must have been real...  MattSh   Aug-15-11 04:16 AM   #108 
  - I sure don't know why anyone would unrec this. This was a major story here  Adsos Letter   Aug-14-11 12:50 PM   #6 
  - I did for a crappy source.  Brickbat   Aug-14-11 12:54 PM   #9 
  - I'm looking for another one. Why trust msm for some reporting and not for others?  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 12:56 PM   #11 
  - Why make assumptions about what else I trust?  Brickbat   Aug-14-11 01:21 PM   #28 
     - the original article said "apparently" killed by dog, but many seem to have missed that  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 01:25 PM   #30 
        - No, my union is boycotting HuffPost, so I don't read it.  Brickbat   Aug-14-11 01:31 PM   #35 
           - SFgate article ", here is from article posted on DU, and looks like they changed it.  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 01:37 PM   #37 
              - I would guess the reporters have heard quite a few details from the cops, and are safe in reporting  Brickbat   Aug-14-11 01:39 PM   #39 
                 - Without an autopsy it is "apparent" so no, media are not safe reporting "was"  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 01:47 PM   #45 
                    - Clearly, neither of us is going to convince the other.  Brickbat   Aug-14-11 01:55 PM   #52 
                       - I'll be watching for a report after the autopsy. MSM sells their product and sexes it up.  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 01:59 PM   #56 
  - Evidently the facts are less important than the source.  hobbit709   Aug-14-11 12:56 PM   #13 
     - What facts?  LisaL   Aug-14-11 05:54 PM   #94 
  - because pit bulls are evil and because they don't like being called on prejudices?  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 12:55 PM   #10 
  - Do you have pit bulls? nt  ecstatic   Aug-14-11 12:58 PM   #15 
  - facts are less important than the source. Gotcha. Civilized countries ban ladders.  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 01:04 PM   #20 
     - Actually, if you had them I was going to tell you to be safe  ecstatic   Aug-14-11 01:28 PM   #33 
     - No, I don't. You assume too much. I trust no dog "to a fault" but also distrust no breed to a fault  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 01:42 PM   #42 
        - What the hell have you been up to getting bit so often?  Hassin Bin Sober   Aug-14-11 02:51 PM   #62 
           - One by one...  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 03:02 PM   #64 
              - OK. I thought maybe you were a rawhide thief.  Hassin Bin Sober   Aug-15-11 12:21 PM   #111 
     - What facts?  LisaL   Aug-14-11 05:52 PM   #92 
        - that a 125 lb dog isn't a pit bull.  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 05:53 PM   #93 
  - I didn't, but I don't pay much attention to local news outside the internet and KGO.  Adsos Letter   Aug-14-11 01:00 PM   #16 
  - Because there are no facts presented to support the idea  LisaL   Aug-14-11 05:51 PM   #91 
  - Thanks for correcting the false breed-specific deduction the MSM & many people expressed earlier.  ClarkUSA   Aug-14-11 12:57 PM   #14 
  - note to all the pit bull bashers from the original thread.  GSLevel9   Aug-14-11 01:12 PM   #21 
  - On the other hand, the victim's husband seems to support the attack theory  Adsos Letter   Aug-14-11 01:23 PM   #29 
  - "Greg Napora said Gunner didn't charge them, as was reported by some media outlets."  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 01:27 PM   #31 
     - I don't know. I read the quote you cited from the article, but didn't post it.  Adsos Letter   Aug-14-11 01:31 PM   #36 
        - Here's link to DU OP on it. Looks like sfgate has changed the article  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 01:44 PM   #43 
  - It seems to me that anyone with any normal powers of observatiion would  demosincebirth   Aug-14-11 01:28 PM   #32 
  - "Too bad he is dead now." and the husband has lost both his wife and has dog  housewolf   Aug-14-11 01:29 PM   #34 
  - This "article" is totally unsubstantiated speculation  XemaSab   Aug-14-11 01:37 PM   #38 
  - Sources quoted  itsrobert   Aug-14-11 01:40 PM   #40 
     - This sentence is illiterate  XemaSab   Aug-14-11 01:41 PM   #41 
        - HuffPost link....  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 01:45 PM   #44 
        - You had no trouble believing the original story  itsrobert   Aug-14-11 01:48 PM   #46 
           - Because it's from a blog post  XemaSab   Aug-14-11 01:49 PM   #47 
           - What about HuffPost?  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 01:56 PM   #53 
           - Report--Obama quietly appoints Muslim Brotherhood to key posts  XemaSab   Aug-14-11 01:51 PM   #48 
           - MUFON and CIA? Pennsylvania Director sets record straight  XemaSab   Aug-14-11 01:53 PM   #49 
           - Scientist: Directed energy weapons turned World Trade Center into nanoparticles on 9/11  XemaSab   Aug-14-11 01:54 PM   #50 
           - Have I made my point?  XemaSab   Aug-14-11 01:54 PM   #51 
              - So please tell us what evidence you have that the dog killed her?  itsrobert   Aug-14-11 01:57 PM   #54 
              - What about HuffPost? You continue to ignore that and Pacifica Patch. You've made your point  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 01:58 PM   #55 
                 - I looked at both of your other links  XemaSab   Aug-14-11 02:00 PM   #57 
                    - There also is no evidence a dog killed her. We should wait for the autopsy before assuming either.  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 02:02 PM   #58 
                       - Right, because people are never bitten by dogs  XemaSab   Aug-14-11 02:36 PM   #60 
                          - Poor logic. The dog didn't charge them, like originally reported, says the dead woman's husband  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 02:43 PM   #61 
                             - The husband also said that she was killed by the dog  XemaSab   Aug-14-11 03:13 PM   #65 
                                - link?  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 03:14 PM   #67 
                                   - Let's go with the San Jose Mercury News, which is a reputable paper  XemaSab   Aug-14-11 03:20 PM   #69 
                                      - You mean this quote?  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 03:22 PM   #70 
                                         - More like:  XemaSab   Aug-14-11 03:26 PM   #72 
                                            - You know what, snarking back and forth is fun but you won't convince me of the evilness of all (pick  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 03:30 PM   #75 
                                               - I'm not trying to convince you of the evilness of any breed  XemaSab   Aug-14-11 03:40 PM   #79 
                                                  - Whoa, stop the presses!  guitar man   Aug-14-11 05:35 PM   #86 
                                                  - 125 lb is not a pit bull. I posted this when I found it, she could have been killed  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 05:39 PM   #87 
                                                  - Since when is there something wrong with being an advocate?  XemaSab   Aug-14-11 05:57 PM   #95 
                                                  - when that term is used derogitorially. I thought you were, my apologies  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 06:01 PM   #96 
                                                  - where did you find the 125 # weight? I hadn't seen any size. Thank you.  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 07:11 PM   #98 
                                                     - Here  guitar man   Aug-14-11 08:37 PM   #102 
  - what a tragic situation for all  dana_b   Aug-14-11 02:58 PM   #63 
  - I propose immediate climbing apparatus specific legislation.  flvegan   Aug-14-11 03:14 PM   #66 
  - Do you want a general ban or a specific breed of ladder banned?  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 03:18 PM   #68 
  - Outright ban on any pure ladder or ladder mix.  flvegan   Aug-14-11 03:23 PM   #71 
     - If people were meant to be that high, we'd have the ability to climb.  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 03:27 PM   #74 
        - And they're never really safe.  flvegan   Aug-14-11 03:39 PM   #78 
           - Don't you have a bunch of ladders?  LeftyMom   Aug-14-11 03:43 PM   #80 
              - I rehab abused ladders.  flvegan   Aug-14-11 04:55 PM   #84 
                 - I hope you make sure they are securely contained esp around children and pregnant womoen  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 05:47 PM   #88 
  - I think in your knee-jerk rush to judgment you have completely missed the point  petronius   Aug-14-11 03:47 PM   #81 
     - It's the godless theory of gravitation that's really behind this.  LeftyMom   Aug-14-11 03:49 PM   #82 
        - Leave the law of gravity to the attorneys, okay?  flvegan   Aug-14-11 04:56 PM   #85 
           - Somebody in the lounge needs help buying a wagon.  LeftyMom   Aug-14-11 06:35 PM   #97 
  - How many seconds should a policeman wait before shooting a dog that he heard had killed  Faryn Balyncd   Aug-14-11 03:26 PM   #73 
  - How many seconds should a policeman wait to find out if a dog that is restrained and no current  uppityperson   Aug-14-11 03:32 PM   #76 
  - If a dog bit & killed some one - wouldn't there be obvious bite trauma to the body  xchrom   Aug-14-11 03:36 PM   #77 
  - dog bites look like dog bites  TorchTheWitch   Aug-15-11 01:18 PM   #114 
  - This appears to be nothing more but pure speculation.  LisaL   Aug-14-11 05:48 PM   #89 
  - Lots of speculation surrounding this  guitar man   Aug-14-11 08:26 PM   #100 
  - Sorry, not the ladder either. Keep guessing.  Shagbark Hickory   Aug-14-11 05:49 PM   #90 
  - Heh. When it comes down to it, I agree.  Brickbat   Aug-14-11 07:17 PM   #99 
  - Sounds a bit like the story of Gelert  Withywindle   Aug-14-11 08:35 PM   #101 
  - Don't know if it was the dog or the ladder  guitar man   Aug-14-11 09:03 PM   #103 
  - I've spent half the day looking for anything else to back this up  XemaSab   Aug-14-11 10:26 PM   #105 
  - I remember that other thread...  disillusioned73   Aug-15-11 07:24 AM   #109 
  - However she died, a woman is dead, her fetus is dead and a man is left mourning  Marrah_G   Aug-15-11 12:58 PM   #113 
  - Nope...  SidDithers   Aug-15-11 03:04 PM   #115 
  - Cindy Marabito, the writer of the piece, has some explaining to do.  Gormy Cuss   Aug-15-11 04:37 PM   #116 
  - No, the autopsy isn't in. It will be a couple weeks. The report was by "bite experts".  uppityperson   Aug-15-11 04:45 PM   #117 
     - Sorry. The autopsy isn't in. The coroner's intial investigation is, as is the necropsy on the dog.  Gormy Cuss   Aug-15-11 05:14 PM   #118 
        - OP for starters. Not going to read through all posts I've made over the last few days.  uppityperson   Aug-15-11 10:01 PM   #122 
  - O M G !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  Liberal_in_LA   Aug-15-11 06:05 PM   #119 
  - You anti-pitbull people make me sick  FreeJoe   Aug-15-11 06:15 PM   #120 
  - ..  Strelnikov_   Aug-15-11 09:53 PM   #121 

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