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Fumesucker Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Apr-02-11 08:47 AM
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10. Yep, siccing the cops on someone is really helping them all right..
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  -Detained by the police for a joke northernlights  Apr-02-11 06:58 AM   #0 
  - She got the police involved  Aerows   Apr-02-11 07:15 AM   #1 
  - How are people supposed to know  pipi_k   Apr-02-11 07:55 AM   #2 
  - moral of the story  northernlights   Apr-02-11 08:25 AM   #3 
  - Life isn't fair  pipi_k   Apr-02-11 08:39 AM   #7 
  - yet Jones isn't held liable for *his* provocative speech  northernlights   Apr-02-11 08:51 AM   #11 
  - You STILL don't get it...  pipi_k   Apr-02-11 09:00 AM   #17 
     - I was detained for at least 20 minutes  northernlights   Apr-02-11 09:11 AM   #22 
        - So?  pipi_k   Apr-02-11 09:29 AM   #24 
           - wrong again. The police actually ended up apologizing to me  northernlights   Apr-02-11 10:18 AM   #30 
              - so they apologized...  pipi_k   Apr-02-11 10:53 AM   #36 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-02-11 08:57 AM   #12 
  - Terry Jones is guilty of burning a book, probably purchased by himself  Obamanaut   Apr-02-11 10:32 AM   #34 
     - my outrage is on the deliberate provocation of religious nutcases  northernlights   Apr-02-11 11:18 AM   #40 
        - No, the remark you made was not made *unwittingly.* You  Obamanaut   Apr-02-11 12:22 PM   #43 
           - actually, I believe I *did* suffer the consequences of my speech  northernlights   Apr-02-11 01:01 PM   #44 
              - You're trying to equate  pipi_k   Apr-02-11 01:37 PM   #48 
              - It might be time to simply get over it and move on. nt  Obamanaut   Apr-02-11 04:47 PM   #56 
                 - No kidding...this happened a couple of years ago, and is still an issue? n/t  pipi_k   Apr-03-11 10:22 AM   #60 
  - No, nobody who calls the police on someone who's not interested in  AlabamaLibrul   Apr-02-11 01:04 PM   #45 
     - How do you know that's why she called the police?  pipi_k   Apr-02-11 02:04 PM   #52 
  - That's kind of a 'fire in a theatre' statement.  Edweird   Apr-02-11 08:27 AM   #4 
  - You're free to express suicidal or depressed tendencies all you want.  joshcryer   Apr-02-11 08:29 AM   #5 
  - but *my* freedom of expression resulted in my being detained by police  northernlights   Apr-02-11 08:33 AM   #6 
     - If people were held liable for mistakingly seeking the well being of another...  joshcryer   Apr-02-11 08:41 AM   #8 
     - Yep, siccing the cops on someone is really helping them all right..  Fumesucker   Apr-02-11 08:47 AM   #10 
        - I would have preferred she not bring her religion in to it and left the cops out of it...  joshcryer   Apr-02-11 08:58 AM   #14 
           - Recall that the road to Hell is paved..  Fumesucker   Apr-02-11 04:58 PM   #57 
     - You don't get it  pipi_k   Apr-02-11 08:45 AM   #9 
        - Since when is walking down a private road "having a tantrum"  northernlights   Apr-02-11 08:57 AM   #13 
           - You were banging a stick on shit.  joshcryer   Apr-02-11 08:59 AM   #16 
           - I wasn't whaling away at shit  northernlights   Apr-02-11 10:21 AM   #31 
              - Here, again, is what you wrote...  pipi_k   Apr-02-11 11:00 AM   #37 
           - And how is anyone supposed to know  pipi_k   Apr-02-11 09:03 AM   #18 
              - that dead stick was breaking into pieces and I walked along the guardrail  northernlights   Apr-02-11 09:17 AM   #23 
                 - Hey, whatever...  pipi_k   Apr-02-11 09:35 AM   #25 
                    - No, NL does not have to watch what she's saying  BanzaiBonnie   Apr-02-11 02:44 PM   #54 
                       - OK let me word this a different way...  pipi_k   Apr-03-11 10:21 AM   #59 
  - Being questioned by the police is not a violation of your free speech.  alphafemale   Apr-02-11 08:58 AM   #15 
  - my free speech resulted in no harm to anybody  northernlights   Apr-02-11 09:07 AM   #19 
  - As I've said before you're dense as hell.  RedArmy300   Apr-02-11 09:08 AM   #20 
     - I don't think anyone here has said that the woman was acting rationally.  joshcryer   Apr-02-11 09:09 AM   #21 
     - Free speech doesn't come without consequences  pipi_k   Apr-02-11 09:44 AM   #26 
     - what makes you think Jones' consequences were unintended?  northernlights   Apr-02-11 10:23 AM   #33 
        - Some people just don't believe  pipi_k   Apr-02-11 11:04 AM   #38 
     - I've been questioned by police many times while exercising free speech.  alphafemale   Apr-02-11 09:50 AM   #27 
     - nobody said detention by the police is a violation of rights  northernlights   Apr-02-11 01:15 PM   #46 
        - It's my freedom of choice to do so.  alphafemale   Apr-02-11 01:55 PM   #50 
           - there is a large distance between bowing and kissing the feet of the Taliban and Al Qaeda  northernlights   Apr-02-11 02:03 PM   #51 
              - No. There's not. Either you stand up against religious insanity or you bow to it.  alphafemale   Apr-02-11 02:31 PM   #53 
     - ...wait. on second look. I'm what?  alphafemale   Apr-02-11 03:16 PM   #55 
  - Also, just wanted to point out...  pipi_k   Apr-02-11 10:08 AM   #28 
  - Bizarre story. nt  Doremus   Apr-02-11 10:13 AM   #29 
  - So was she a prostitute? Where I'm from the only people that ask if they can help you are  Shagbark Hickory   Apr-02-11 10:23 AM   #32 
  - Nobody was harmed  davidthegnome   Apr-02-11 10:33 AM   #35 
  - If you weren't arrested there's no real problem  treestar   Apr-02-11 11:13 AM   #39 
  - That's what I said earlier. Being questioned by police is not a violation of your rights.  alphafemale   Apr-02-11 01:37 PM   #47 
  - the police were apologetic, especially once they realized  northernlights   Apr-02-11 01:45 PM   #49 
  - "Officer, am I under arrest?"  Ikonoklast   Apr-02-11 12:09 PM   #41 
  - not under arrest and not free to go until they had permission from their supervisor  northernlights   Apr-02-11 12:13 PM   #42 
  - Jones burned a book.  JoeyT   Apr-03-11 07:34 AM   #58 

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