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burrowowl Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-26-11 01:22 AM
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6. With an automatic weapon!?
Are you kidding!?
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  -Occupy Atlanta man in the crowd holding a loaded AK-47 rifle RamboLiberal  Oct-26-11 12:35 AM   #0 
  - Ugh. The potential here is so scary. n/t  pnwmom   Oct-26-11 12:42 AM   #1 
  - A "concerned citizen" just showed up to a notoriously peaceful protest with a loaded rifle in plain  Fire Walk With Me   Oct-26-11 12:46 AM   #2 
  - Careful there,,,the RW debunk squad will appear  peace frog   Oct-26-11 05:12 AM   #12 
  - The only paranoia here seems to be yours  ProgressiveProfessor   Oct-26-11 09:38 AM   #24 
     - Ding-ding-ding-ding-ding!  peace frog   Oct-26-11 11:45 AM   #63 
  - +1  Junkdrawer   Oct-26-11 05:32 AM   #13 
  - This is why OWS doesn't want the teabaggers, even though they're part of the 99% as well.  Electric Monk   Oct-26-11 12:50 AM   #3 
  - Sounds like the guy attended and open-carried without incident.  LAGC   Oct-26-11 02:00 AM   #8 
     - protect yourself from open carry nuts, carry your own gun better safe than sorry nt  msongs   Oct-26-11 02:55 AM   #9 
     - This is CLEAR - puts cops on edge - keeps families away, etc!  flamingdem   Oct-26-11 12:04 PM   #70 
  - Don't like the gun  nadinbrzezinski   Oct-26-11 12:52 AM   #4 
  - He is not the only odd one at the encampments but he has as much right to be there as others  ProgressiveProfessor   Oct-26-11 01:09 AM   #5 
  - With an automatic weapon!?  burrowowl   Oct-26-11 01:22 AM   #6 
     - Its not an automatic weapon...  ProgressiveProfessor   Oct-26-11 01:27 AM   #7 
        - That's not how the M$M is going to portray it..  Fumesucker   Oct-26-11 04:37 AM   #10 
           - On a local new station this morning, they said he was a protester...  Phentex   Oct-26-11 08:39 AM   #16 
              - Well, that didn't take long..  Fumesucker   Oct-26-11 09:12 AM   #18 
                 - He was a protester because he said he was...does OWS had membership cards?  ProgressiveProfessor   Oct-26-11 10:30 AM   #31 
                    - The media reaction to the outlier is what I was talking about..  Fumesucker   Oct-26-11 10:35 AM   #33 
                       - Apparently this was not the only one and somehow the movement survived  ProgressiveProfessor   Oct-26-11 10:39 AM   #34 
                          - They're already using tear gas and rubber bullets on unarmed and non-violent protesters..  Fumesucker   Oct-26-11 10:44 AM   #36 
                             - The cops will pull anyone open carrying before they move in  ProgressiveProfessor   Oct-26-11 10:46 AM   #38 
                             - The point is how the media is going to treat it..  Fumesucker   Oct-26-11 10:48 AM   #40 
                                - OWS media relations are so FUBAR, that it really doesn't matter  ProgressiveProfessor   Oct-26-11 10:57 AM   #46 
                             - OTOH maybe the presence of that man standing there peacefully with his rifle will make the police...  slackmaster   Oct-26-11 10:48 AM   #39 
                                - What's he going to do with that weapon?  Fumesucker   Oct-26-11 10:54 AM   #43 
                                   - He is making a statement and causing the elites pause and think  ProgressiveProfessor   Oct-26-11 10:57 AM   #47 
                                   - He's going to give the elites the excuse they are desperate for to really crack down..  Fumesucker   Oct-26-11 11:01 AM   #48 
                                      - What assault weapon?  ProgressiveProfessor   Oct-26-11 11:04 AM   #51 
                                      - Sorry, I forgot the scare quotes..  Fumesucker   Oct-26-11 11:11 AM   #56 
                                      - "By definition". But by the original design that was a military assault rifle. And could be  Erose999   Oct-26-11 11:48 AM   #65 
                                      - Agree'd. This guy was a troll. It looks like he was by himself and from what I've read other protest  Erose999   Oct-26-11 11:34 AM   #62 
                                   - I don't know  slackmaster   Oct-26-11 11:02 AM   #49 
                                      - DUers can read minds, didn't you know?  redqueen   Oct-26-11 11:31 AM   #61 
  - while this is pretty bad  ProdigalJunkMail   Oct-26-11 05:09 AM   #11 
  - Is there some entertaining video of that  snooper2   Oct-26-11 09:32 AM   #22 
     - First, I listed the GE building for some reason KNOWING it was the GP Building  ProdigalJunkMail   Oct-26-11 09:44 AM   #26 
  - as our morning news said,  onethatcares   Oct-26-11 05:36 AM   #14 
  - Wonder if he's related to Ludlow? n/t  Tsiyu   Oct-26-11 06:16 AM   #15 
  - Mostly I am not in favor, but I will say this:  Atypical Liberal   Oct-26-11 09:10 AM   #17 
  - Exactly.  Aerows   Oct-26-11 09:28 AM   #21 
  - Yup. I'm not happy to see it either but ...  Ganja Ninja   Oct-26-11 11:48 AM   #64 
  - Can't wait to see how this plays out.  Shagbark Hickory   Oct-26-11 09:22 AM   #19 
  - Do you think the police are going to tear gas him without reason?  Aerows   Oct-26-11 09:27 AM   #20 
  - the porch lights are on  hfojvt   Oct-26-11 09:34 AM   #23 
  - Ahhh demonize someone you do know over a trivial items  ProgressiveProfessor   Oct-26-11 09:41 AM   #25 
     - okay Professor  hfojvt   Oct-26-11 10:16 AM   #28 
        - The immaturity of some who cannot deal with outliers in OWS  ProgressiveProfessor   Oct-26-11 10:24 AM   #29 
           - you are still feeling froggy, eh?  hfojvt   Oct-26-11 10:53 AM   #42 
  - The presence of this asshole is one of the reasons mayor Reed ordered the massive arrests last night  Erose999   Oct-26-11 10:09 AM   #27 
  - Proof of that assertion?  ProgressiveProfessor   Oct-26-11 10:29 AM   #30 
  - Here's the proof you asked for:  Erose999   Oct-26-11 10:49 AM   #41 
     - The security concerns were already there, this guy was afterthought  ProgressiveProfessor   Oct-26-11 10:55 AM   #44 
        - I mean GA as in Georgia.  Erose999   Oct-26-11 11:10 AM   #55 
           - Apparently the cops let him continue, so I doubt he was doing anything illegal  ProgressiveProfessor   Oct-26-11 11:17 AM   #57 
  - What I heard on local news this morning...  Southerner   Oct-26-11 11:54 AM   #68 
  - There must have been a concert. I remember seeing posts about a concert on Facebook  Erose999   Oct-26-11 12:05 PM   #71 
  - the original story was that a hip hop concert was going to take place...  Phentex   Oct-26-11 12:50 PM   #76 
  - He was within his rights and obeying the law.  Atypical Liberal   Oct-26-11 12:17 PM   #72 
  - OccupyGunNuts?  flamingdem   Oct-26-11 10:35 AM   #32 
  - Gun nuts have been running operation Occupy DU for years, naturally they will glom onto OWS too  kenny blankenship   Oct-26-11 11:53 AM   #67 
     - You mean the guns forum?  flamingdem   Oct-26-11 12:02 PM   #69 
     - +1  Junkdrawer   Oct-26-11 04:49 PM   #81 
  - I have no problem with this guy at all.  redqueen   Oct-26-11 10:40 AM   #35 
  - He would probably point and laugh while they were maced. I know some of these types from around  Erose999   Oct-26-11 10:56 AM   #45 
     - Somehow I doubt it.  redqueen   Oct-26-11 11:03 AM   #50 
        - I'm thinking this guy and the rest of the Oathkeeper dicknuckles were nowhere to be found when the  Erose999   Oct-26-11 11:07 AM   #53 
           - I am ardently pro gun.  Atypical Liberal   Oct-26-11 12:20 PM   #73 
              - This guy was carrying a sign that said "I don't agree with the protesters".  Erose999   Oct-26-11 01:33 PM   #80 
                 - Yes, I know.  Atypical Liberal   Oct-27-11 02:11 PM   #83 
  - Re: One protester said, "That's sabotaging the message, we're nonviolent."  slackmaster   Oct-26-11 10:46 AM   #37 
  - What a lunatic. I wouldn't stand next to him.  TwilightGardener   Oct-26-11 11:07 AM   #52 
  - I'm at least a little curious WHY he wanted to bring it...  Blue_Tires   Oct-26-11 11:09 AM   #54 
  - These guys are trolls. They are trying to highjack the movement. Openly displaying guns gives them a  Erose999   Oct-26-11 11:19 AM   #58 
     - You are making any number of unwarranted assumptions  ProgressiveProfessor   Oct-26-11 11:21 AM   #59 
     - So NAMBLA is part of the 99% too, Will you defend them when they show up?  Erose999   Oct-26-11 11:50 AM   #66 
        - Because exercising the constitutional right to bear arms is similar to pedophelia. n/t  Atypical Liberal   Oct-26-11 12:22 PM   #75 
           - I would say that the Oathkeepers and other RW groups infiltrating the occupy movements are just as  Erose999   Oct-26-11 01:28 PM   #78 
     - These people see the corruption JUST LIKE YOU DO.  Atypical Liberal   Oct-26-11 12:21 PM   #74 
        - Do they need to parade around with their loaded guns to protest that though? Why does the 2a crowd  Erose999   Oct-26-11 01:04 PM   #77 
        - Why not?  Atypical Liberal   Oct-27-11 02:13 PM   #85 
        - duplicate post please delete  Erose999   Oct-26-11 01:30 PM   #79 
  - just plain dumb and irresponsible  fascisthunter   Oct-26-11 11:23 AM   #60 
  - Impotent.  glinda   Oct-26-11 10:42 PM   #82 
  - Probably need a telescope to see this guy's dick.  WilliamPitt   Oct-27-11 02:13 PM   #84 
  - Ah. Penis jokes. How original. n/t.  Atypical Liberal   Oct-27-11 02:14 PM   #86 
     - Take my wife, please.  WilliamPitt   Oct-27-11 03:49 PM   #89 
  - Good on him for setting an example for honest 99%er gun owners.  ileus   Oct-27-11 03:03 PM   #87 
  - I bet the Atlanta police will think twice before firing "non-lethal" weapons into the crowd anyway.  Matariki   Oct-27-11 03:04 PM   #88 

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