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Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:26 PM

Martin Shkreli jailed after Facebook post about Hillary Clinton

Source: Washington Post

A federal judge on Wednesday revoked the $5 million bail of Martin Shkreli, the infamous former hedge fund manager convicted of defrauding investors, after prosecutors complained that his out-of-court antics posed a danger to the community.

While awaiting sentencing, Shkreli has harassed women online, prosecutors argued, and even offered his Facebook followers $5,000 to grab a strand of Hillary Clinton’s hair during her book tour. Shkreli, who faces up to 20 years in prison, apologized saying that he did not expect anyone to take his online comments seriously.

“He does not need to apologize to me. He should have apologized to the government, the Secret Service, and Hillary Clinton,” said U.S. District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto, in revoking his bond.

Read more: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/business/wp/2017/09/13/martin-shkreli-apologizes-for-facebook-post-about-hillary-clinton/?pushid=59b9b0285ea55a1d00000030&tid=notifi_push_breaking-news&utm_term=.67ec1ae7ab92

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Reply Martin Shkreli jailed after Facebook post about Hillary Clinton (Original post)
Gothmog Sep 13 OP
BumRushDaShow Sep 13 #1
MrScorpio Sep 13 #2
Gothmog Sep 13 #3
Eliot Rosewater Sep 13 #4
iluvtennis Sep 13 #16
Eliot Rosewater Sep 13 #18
Dustlawyer Sep 13 #24
PSPS Sep 13 #26
jmowreader Sep 13 #36
PSPS Sep 13 #43
jmowreader Sep 13 #49
Post removed Sep 13 #55
Fritz Walter Sep 13 #46
Dustlawyer Sep 13 #47
Marcuse Sep 13 #51
icymist Sep 13 #5
forgotmylogin Sep 13 #53
Moostache Sep 13 #6
Stonepounder Sep 13 #7
sheshe2 Sep 13 #8
jb5150 Sep 13 #9
PSPS Sep 13 #11
Orrex Sep 13 #13
Gothmog Sep 13 #22
Orrex Sep 13 #27
Gothmog Sep 13 #29
lastlib Sep 13 #56
DoctorJoJo Sep 13 #50
femmedem Sep 13 #25
Orrex Sep 13 #28
Raine1967 Sep 13 #33
Stuart G Sep 13 #10
argyl Sep 13 #12
Plucketeer Sep 13 #14
calimary Sep 13 #15
sakabatou Sep 13 #17
MontanaMama Sep 13 #19
samnsara Sep 13 #20
ehrnst Sep 13 #21
bathroommonkey76 Sep 13 #23
maxrandb Sep 13 #30
Willie Pep Sep 13 #37
RainCaster Sep 14 #64
LiberalLovinLug Sep 14 #69
Willie Pep Sep 14 #70
Leghorn21 Sep 13 #31
rpannier Sep 13 #38
Leghorn21 Sep 13 #45
Pachamama Sep 13 #32
Raine1967 Sep 13 #34
SFnomad Sep 13 #35
7962 Sep 13 #39
Ken Burch Sep 13 #40
SunSeeker Sep 13 #41
dalton99a Sep 13 #42
snort Sep 13 #48
Kablooie Sep 13 #44
democratisphere Sep 13 #52
apkhgp Sep 13 #54
C Moon Sep 14 #57
Dark n Stormy Knight Sep 14 #58
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IronLionZion Sep 14 #60
ProgressiveValue Sep 14 #61
Nitram Sep 14 #62
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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:27 PM

1. Was just about to post

That should have happened a long time ago.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:28 PM

2. Finally, some good news today

Rot behind bars, scum bag.

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Response to MrScorpio (Reply #2)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:28 PM

3. I agree

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:30 PM

4. Cons big and small worship this guy.

He is like trump with half a brain.

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Response to Eliot Rosewater (Reply #4)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:00 PM

16. Wow, half the brain of Trump, that means his tank is on empty then

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Response to iluvtennis (Reply #16)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:02 PM

18. No

I meant trump has zero brain and this guy is like if trump had half a brain

why that isnt funny is it is true

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Response to Eliot Rosewater (Reply #4)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:29 PM

24. Not the kind of cons he is meeting in jail now!

They will love him alright, love him loooong time!

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Response to Dustlawyer (Reply #24)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:40 PM

26. What is that supposed to mean? Please be specific. Thanks!

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Response to PSPS (Reply #26)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 08:15 PM

36. You never saw Full Metal Jacket?

There's a scene set at the beginning of Joker's Vietnam tour where a prostitute offers her services..."me so horny, me love you long time."

It's application to Martin Shkreli, who is more likely to be beaten to death by someone whose mom can't afford her Daraprim anymore, should be all too obvious.

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Response to jmowreader (Reply #36)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 08:35 PM

43. I don't see the connection with a movie's prostitute scene. Can you explain? Thanks!

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Response to PSPS (Reply #43)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 09:28 PM

49. The original comment was a serial prison rape joke

The idiot who sent the original post is implying that some big guy in prison is going to sell sexual favors with Martin Shkreli against Shkreli's will.

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Response to PSPS (Reply #26)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 09:01 PM

46. If I may pose a purely hypothetical response

I think the confinement with fellow inmates in his correctional facility may be able to wipe that smirking grin off his very punchable face.
To be clear: I would never condone prison rape. That kind of violence is abhorent, even when visited upon the most despicable (deplorable?) of incarcerees. But, just the overwhelming fear of it -- and other aspects of penal confinement -- might actually wake his mind up to the fact that he is no longer in control, and those who are in control have many different priorities than those to which he has become accustomed. Such a realization might be a life-altering event for him. Possibly, but -- sadly -- not probably. Time will tell.

And, for what it's worth, I base this response not upon any personal experience (there, but for the grace of dog, go I), nor upon what is and has been portrayed in mass media, mostly on pay-cable channels; but rather upon my education which included courses in criminal sociology.

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Response to Fritz Walter (Reply #46)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 09:09 PM

47. Agree 100% with your post. I do not believe prison should pose a risk of rape.

Unfortunately, prison rape is all to common in most American penal systems. My joking aside it is a real risk when incarcerated and most men fear that much worse than serving the time. Having the crap repeatedly beat out of you or worse is also a risk for inmates unaffiliated with a gang. I do not believe any prison gang would have him, including the skin heads.

Small, delicate younger men are most at risk for abuse. This POS fits that bill to a T.The fact of what he did to be locked up will not be lost on the other inmates as well. He will probably be isolated and/or segregated protective custody.

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Response to Dustlawyer (Reply #47)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 09:41 PM

51. He will be fine.

He can afford to pay big $ to a bag man on the outside for protection.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:32 PM

5. Wow! It must suck to be so stupid!

He probably doesn't even know that he really is that stupid.

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Response to icymist (Reply #5)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 10:20 PM

53. Guess he doesn't know about the :sarcasm: tag! (n/t)

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:35 PM

6. General Population...he'll last 15 minutes

Prison is not going to be a good experience for that boy.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:37 PM

7. Couldn't happen to a nicer guy. n/t

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:37 PM

8. Shkreli...

He shrieked for the last time?! Such a sad loss ***cough, cough*** to us all.

Buh buh asshole!

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:40 PM

9. I think he's going to be very popular in prison ....

if you know what I mean.

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Response to jb5150 (Reply #9)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:44 PM

11. I don't know what you mean. Please explain. Thanks.

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Response to PSPS (Reply #11)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:54 PM

13. He has the most punchable face on Earth

People will be lining up to punch it.

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Response to Orrex (Reply #13)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:09 PM

22. I disagree-Carnival Cruz is more punchable

It is a close call but I think that Carnival Cruz would win this contest

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Response to Gothmog (Reply #22)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:41 PM

27. Golly, I just can't choose!

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Response to Orrex (Reply #27)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:42 PM

29. I am from Texas and so I am biased in favor of Carnival Cruz

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Response to Orrex (Reply #27)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 11:26 PM

56. me either--so I'll just punch 'em both, and see....

...which one is more gratifying.........

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Response to Orrex (Reply #13)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 09:35 PM

50. Front or Back?

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Response to PSPS (Reply #11)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:33 PM

25. Thank you for that.

I abhor rape culture in any form.

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Response to femmedem (Reply #25)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:41 PM

28. Oh shit!

I totally went in the "punchable face" direction. Didn't even think of that!

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Response to jb5150 (Reply #9)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:57 PM

33. I think we all know what you mean. Consider deleting this post.

Advocating rape or even suggesting that is ok is abhorrent.

Perpetuating rape culture is never ever ok.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:42 PM

10. Very Ironic Indeed..the Judge Matsuoto's parents were sent to internment camps during WWII

I guess the judge knows about freedom, and what to do when one is free..

I guess Martin Shkreli hasn't got a fu**en clue what to do when one is "free on bond"
...well, now he will learn...and it won't be pretty..arrogant ass**le.

http://www.law.nyu.edu/news/korematsu_matsumoto

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:53 PM

12. He should be charged for his bounty on Hillary's hair and his other harrassements as well.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:55 PM

14. He's adept

at making a-dolt decisions. I applaud the judge for tightening the leash on this dunce!

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 06:55 PM

15. EXCELLENT!!!

What a cocky little SOB. Can we just leave him in there?

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:01 PM

17. I never want to see his smirking face again

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:03 PM

19. I'm betting this little punk

has a history of domestically abusing his spouse, partners etc... he fits the profile. Lock him up!

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:06 PM

20. hes so purty!

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:08 PM

21. Yet another old hag thwarts him, despite his best efforts, money, looks and sheer awesomeness...

Asshole says "what?"

(edited to add for the irony impaired)

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:12 PM

23. Tim Blake Nelson - In The Jailhouse Now

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:46 PM

30. He has Facebook followers???

I weep for my country

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Response to maxrandb (Reply #30)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 08:18 PM

37. Sadly a lot of right-wing bro types think he is cool.

When did being a troll and an all-around a**hole become a cool thing in this country?

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Response to Willie Pep (Reply #37)

Thu Sep 14, 2017, 10:58 AM

64. Such a person lives in the WH now

It seems that a lot of people in this country like asshole trolls, though I am NOT among them.

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Response to Willie Pep (Reply #37)

Thu Sep 14, 2017, 03:25 PM

69. "He is, overnight, charging me thousands of times the charge for my drugs"

"All the while making more money in one week than I'll make in my lifetime, but he said something assholic about Hillary and libtards so he's awesome!"

Derrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr

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Response to LiberalLovinLug (Reply #69)

Thu Sep 14, 2017, 04:38 PM

70. That is the mentality.

For some conservatives "triggering the libtards" is all that matters, even if they are getting screwed in the process.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:48 PM

31. Sweet tweet:



If you're in jail with Martin Shkreli, please make sure you charge him %56300 more than everyone else for anything he wants to buy.

Thanks

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Response to Leghorn21 (Reply #31)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 08:23 PM

38. Frederick Douglas getting noticed more and more

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Response to rpannier (Reply #38)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 08:58 PM

45. Ain't that the truth - and his tweets kick ass on a regular basis! nt

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:50 PM

32. There is something very wrong mentally with this man....

Its more than just his moral compass being off....I mean literally, when I watch him interviewed and hear him speak and watch his facial expressions - this man has some serious mental deficit and there is something very wrong with him. His counsel might have a better chance at defending him if they use the insanity plea.

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Response to Pachamama (Reply #32)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 07:59 PM

34. Exactly!

I really truly have to wonder, where is this guys' family and why are they not trying to stop him from this stupid shit?

I'll be honest, I have no sympathy for the things he did that caused him to be found guilty, What I do not understand is why he continues to act so peculiar. Is it that he can't help himself due to some disorder?

Is he really that much of a person that has no empathy for himself and others and doesn't understand that actions have consequences?

This one is a head scratcher.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 08:13 PM

35. I would have enjoyed watching the judge smack the smirk off this d-bag n/t

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 08:23 PM

39. Put this POS under the jail.. nt

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 08:32 PM

40. It's about time SOMEBODY wiped that smirk off his face.

It's like he took "bad Peter Parker" as his role model(and fashion icon).

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 08:33 PM

41. My God he is a fucking idiot.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 08:33 PM

42. Have fun, asshole

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Response to dalton99a (Reply #42)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 09:11 PM

48. No rape jokes please.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 08:40 PM

44. And he's going to a maximum security prison.

I doubt he'll have a very good time there since he'll probably be as popular with the other inmates as he is here with us.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 09:41 PM

52. Another psychopath, that for now, is not on the loose.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Wed Sep 13, 2017, 10:21 PM

54. Jailnird

Scum of the Earth
Rot in Hell
Reeking of your
horrible and vile smell


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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Thu Sep 14, 2017, 01:00 AM

57. "Oh, he's just misunderstood." Some say. Bull. He's an asshole through and through.

I wouldn't be surprised if Trump pardons him (if that is possible).

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Thu Sep 14, 2017, 03:32 AM

58. Shkreli is a glaring, shreiking symbol of RW trollism.

I just read a few stories about this sociopath and his "followers," and it is just so depressing to know that such a horrible person would have fans.

But then, his fans are the alt-right assholes we've been hearing so much about in the past few years. Mostly young men of wealthy families who are so spoiled rotten they can't think of anything better to do than to be assholes just for the sake of pissing people off.

To them, the most horrific thing that has ever happened to America is the rise of "political correctness." They live to destroy that and any kind of human kindness. I wonder if their parents know what monsters they've created.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Thu Sep 14, 2017, 08:58 AM

60. "Hillary has brave job creator jailed for free speech"

Would be the Fox News/Breitbart headline

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Thu Sep 14, 2017, 10:05 AM

61. Smirk now.

 

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Thu Sep 14, 2017, 10:15 AM

62. Great news! The system is still intact and functioning correctly.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Thu Sep 14, 2017, 10:55 AM

63. Not sure how long his scrawny butt will last in jail with that mouth

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Thu Sep 14, 2017, 11:29 AM

65. This makes my heart smile.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Thu Sep 14, 2017, 11:41 AM

66. This Is An Old Saw

"When you're standing in shit up to your nose, keep your damn mouth shut" This young'un was awaiting sentencing and still had things to say?

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Thu Sep 14, 2017, 12:09 PM

67. But...but...but...he didn't think anyone would take him seriously???!!!

Straight out of the Trump playbook if I've ever seen it.

Shkreli knew exactly what he was doing and I applaud this judge for revoking his bail. The smug little asswipe needs to understand that he's no better than anyone else in this country.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Thu Sep 14, 2017, 01:02 PM

68. good. exactly where that thieving, bullying, disgusting creep belongs.

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Sun Sep 17, 2017, 09:02 AM

71. Yay

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Response to Gothmog (Original post)

Sun Sep 17, 2017, 09:06 AM

72. I hope all of general population get word of who he is.

 

Many of them will have family hurt by this asshole.

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