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digitaln3rd Donating Member (533 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-26-11 09:42 PM
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71. Oh, please.. get over it.
That's not excessive force.
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  -32 Pictures Of Police Brutality From Occupy Wall Street Protests Pharaoh  Sep-26-11 12:27 PM   #0 
  - Aside from a couple of photos of people who may have been  MineralMan   Sep-26-11 12:35 PM   #1 
  - Gimme a break.  Webster Green   Sep-26-11 12:38 PM   #3 
  - There is a slow motion of the video somewhere in which you can --  emcguffie   Sep-26-11 12:43 PM   #4 
  - I'm only commenting on the photos at the link.  MineralMan   Sep-26-11 12:50 PM   #8 
  - What's your point? nm  rhett o rick   Sep-26-11 12:51 PM   #10 
  - My point is explained in the post.  MineralMan   Sep-26-11 12:54 PM   #12 
  - This was the name of the article  Pharaoh   Sep-26-11 12:58 PM   #14 
  - And it's the title that I'm questioning, isn't it.  MineralMan   Sep-26-11 01:56 PM   #24 
     - I don't know,  Dyedinthewoolliberal   Sep-26-11 09:50 PM   #74 
  - Do you mean if there are no bruises it isn't torture?  ret5hd   Sep-26-11 01:09 PM   #17 
  - No. I do not mean that. I mean exactly what I say.  MineralMan   Sep-26-11 01:59 PM   #26 
  - That sounds a lot like "if it doesn't cause permanant damage, it's not torture".  RaleighNCDUer   Sep-26-11 01:20 PM   #19 
     - No, it sounds nothing like that.  MineralMan   Sep-26-11 02:00 PM   #27 
     - OK. I get it. There is nothing wrong with extraordinary rendition, because  RaleighNCDUer   Sep-26-11 02:34 PM   #33 
     - Oh, please. Just read my posts.  MineralMan   Sep-26-11 02:42 PM   #34 
     - kneeling on someone's neck qualifies as brutality for me  marions ghost   Sep-26-11 03:05 PM   #38 
        - the title of this thread is 32 pictures of brutality  rdking647   Sep-26-11 03:08 PM   #40 
           - Your "over-reaction"  marions ghost   Sep-26-11 04:28 PM   #47 
           - my most people you mean the couple dozens that cared enough to post in this thread  rdking647   Sep-26-11 05:11 PM   #50 
              - no I speak for sane people everywhere  marions ghost   Sep-26-11 05:17 PM   #51 
                 - Hey, I've got news for ya... nt  greyl   Sep-26-11 11:38 PM   #81 
                    - huh  marions ghost   Sep-27-11 07:58 AM   #95 
           - Your standards of what is appropriate for a servant of the people,  sabrina 1   Sep-26-11 09:38 PM   #68 
     - Sounds like we tickled a nerve.  ret5hd   Sep-26-11 02:10 PM   #30 
  - Wasted on him. He doesnt want to see any brutality. nm  rhett o rick   Sep-26-11 12:50 PM   #9 
  - Here:  Fire Walk With Me   Sep-26-11 03:30 PM   #45 
  - DUPE please delete  emcguffie   Sep-26-11 12:46 PM   #6 
  - You've got to be fucking kidding me.  Ignis   Sep-26-11 12:48 PM   #7 
  - A takedown for an arrest is not necessarily brutality.  MineralMan   Sep-26-11 12:53 PM   #11 
     - Look at the videos  marions ghost   Sep-26-11 03:07 PM   #39 
     - A knee on the neck is not safe. Pain compliance is torture.  Ignis   Sep-26-11 04:50 PM   #49 
        - 100% agree. nt  bluestate10   Sep-26-11 09:35 PM   #67 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-26-11 12:56 PM   #13 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-26-11 01:08 PM   #16 
  - well that's quite a charge  Tunkamerica   Sep-26-11 01:14 PM   #18 
  - MineralMan is correct about the poor title on the web page.  ManiacJoe   Sep-26-11 01:23 PM   #21 
  - Yup. forceful arrests =/= brutality  AngkorWot   Sep-26-11 01:20 PM   #20 
  - There may well be instance of police brutality in connection to  MineralMan   Sep-26-11 01:57 PM   #25 
  - Just proves that you have no clue what police brutality is.  Luminous Animal   Sep-26-11 02:44 PM   #35 
     - thats it right there.  patrick t. cakes   Sep-26-11 03:15 PM   #42 
     - +100,000  Starry Messenger   Sep-26-11 03:26 PM   #44 
  - welcome to du...  Raster   Sep-26-11 02:01 PM   #28 
  - Excessive force and verbal abuse are both considered police brutality.  Luminous Animal   Sep-26-11 02:31 PM   #32 
  - "excessive"  AngkorWot   Sep-26-11 06:48 PM   #54 
     - Mace is excessive when there is no threat. Reaching over barriers to drag already  Luminous Animal   Sep-26-11 09:14 PM   #59 
        - Decades of court decisions disagree with you.  AngkorWot   Sep-26-11 09:22 PM   #61 
           - And decades of court decisions have ruled otherwise. Some people actually live in sane  Luminous Animal   Sep-26-11 09:28 PM   #64 
  - Choke holds and knees on the windpipe is brutality. Study after study  bluestate10   Sep-26-11 09:38 PM   #69 
  - +1  digitaln3rd   Sep-26-11 01:36 PM   #23 
  - Mighty progressive opinions you have there...  truebrit71   Sep-26-11 02:02 PM   #29 
  - Except that there is no "police violence".  digitaln3rd   Sep-26-11 02:57 PM   #36 
     - The hell there isn't.  Occulus   Sep-26-11 03:14 PM   #41 
        - That's not police brutality.  digitaln3rd   Sep-26-11 07:53 PM   #55 
        - Yes it is. Reaching over a barrier to drag a peaceful protester over it is excessive force.  Luminous Animal   Sep-26-11 09:34 PM   #66 
           - Oh, please.. get over it.  digitaln3rd   Sep-26-11 09:42 PM   #71 
              - Oh please. Stop making CSI Miami your standard of police conduct.  Luminous Animal   Sep-26-11 09:46 PM   #73 
                 - No dragging involved and you don't know what the protestors did before that picture was taken  digitaln3rd   Sep-27-11 06:38 AM   #89 
        - I'd say he is over reaching his authority  Yon_Yonson   Sep-26-11 10:00 PM   #77 
        - White Shirts  formercia   Sep-27-11 07:08 AM   #91 
  - It is not illegal to act like an ass.  Luminous Animal   Sep-26-11 02:10 PM   #31 
  - It is illegal to use your badge as a bludgeon  Tsiyu   Sep-27-11 02:14 AM   #85 
     - You just have an irrational dislike of the police, which is clouding your judgement.  digitaln3rd   Sep-27-11 06:37 AM   #88 
        - Protesters are "animals"?  PA Democrat   Sep-27-11 07:12 AM   #92 
        - If that ain't Bob Boudelang it's his first cousin  Tsiyu   Sep-27-11 10:21 AM   #99 
        - "So stop sayin that"...bob boudelang, have you returned?  Tsiyu   Sep-27-11 10:16 AM   #98 
  - It is ridiculous to suppose that exceesive force and verbal abuse is not police brutality...  Luminous Animal   Sep-26-11 03:53 PM   #46 
  - Choke holds and knees on the necks of people that are obviously  bluestate10   Sep-26-11 09:33 PM   #65 
  - I guess the knee in neck for no reason is OK with you?  Logical   Sep-26-11 09:52 PM   #75 
  - Police assault people because they can get away with it.  Logical   Sep-26-11 09:53 PM   #76 
  - You surprise me with this post MM  donheld   Sep-27-11 12:47 AM   #82 
  - try out your hypothesis  unionworks   Sep-27-11 12:57 AM   #83 
  - holding back  unionworks   Sep-27-11 12:59 AM   #84 
  - Wow.  truebrit71   Sep-26-11 12:36 PM   #2 
  - K&R  laylah   Sep-26-11 12:45 PM   #5 
  - Kicked and recommended.  Uncle Joe   Sep-26-11 12:58 PM   #15 
  - all this has done is ensure that there will be more protesters...nt  xiamiam   Sep-26-11 01:27 PM   #22 
  - i see a bunch of poeple getting arrested  rdking647   Sep-26-11 03:05 PM   #37 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-26-11 09:06 PM   #56 
  - i call it the real world....  rdking647   Sep-26-11 09:08 PM   #57 
     - That's cute.  Webster Green   Sep-26-11 09:14 PM   #58 
  - I've been corralled and arrested in San Francisco during peaceful protests.  Luminous Animal   Sep-26-11 09:18 PM   #60 
     - I agree. nt  bluestate10   Sep-26-11 09:41 PM   #70 
  - The people on this thread who deny police brutality  patrick t. cakes   Sep-26-11 03:25 PM   #43 
  - It is a sad commentary  Pharaoh   Sep-26-11 04:46 PM   #48 
  - They are no different than the Teabaggers  Lorien   Sep-27-11 02:55 AM   #87 
  - +1  Ignis   Sep-26-11 05:21 PM   #52 
  - You are absolutely correct, Patrick . . .  markpkessinger   Sep-26-11 05:30 PM   #53 
  - And like Kent State, it will take indiscriminate shooting to bring people to their senses.  Luminous Animal   Sep-26-11 09:25 PM   #62 
  - +Bazillion  Cherchez la Femme   Sep-26-11 10:35 PM   #79 
  - Well said!  City Lights   Sep-27-11 07:16 AM   #93 
  - I can't speak for all the pictures  Aerows   Sep-26-11 09:28 PM   #63 
  - The dumb-ass that did that should be fired, with reduced retirement benefits. nt  bluestate10   Sep-26-11 09:44 PM   #72 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-26-11 10:31 PM   #78 
  - Small point, but somebody, Matt Stopera I suppose, can't count.  greyl   Sep-26-11 11:36 PM   #80 
  - To the Authoritarians here:  Lorien   Sep-27-11 02:54 AM   #86 
  - I was shocked at the support from some here for police brutality.  PA Democrat   Sep-27-11 07:05 AM   #90 
  - Then there are the baggers who show up at rallies with guns strapped to themselves.  City Lights   Sep-27-11 07:22 AM   #94 
  - There are a lot on this thread who think state violence is OK.  blindpig   Sep-27-11 09:06 AM   #96 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-27-11 09:26 AM   #97 
 

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