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The Sushi Bandit Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-07-03 10:55 AM
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You Wanna See Some Real Terror? (Hummercide suspect Josh Connole)

The reason terrorists are called terrorists is their acts cause terror, right? So tell me which is more terrifying: some lunkheads spraying graffiti on vehicles and torching a few on a deserted lot, or armed men dragging you off at gunpoint in the dead of night for no good reason, holding you captive for days while pressing you to confess to a crime you didnt commit and also ransacking and seizing not only your property but also the property of 13 people whose only crime is that theyre your roommates?

You want a cup of instant dread? Have someone knock on your front door unexpectedly at 12:30 a.m. Even if its your hottie girlfriend, it will creep you out. Its that much worse when its guys leveling the muzzles of very real guns at you. Its just not a civil hour. Its when storm troopers show up, not the guardians of our democracy; at least that was generally the case before the war on drugs eroded our freedoms, now further washed away by the war on terror. Its not a good time of day for cops either, considering all the cases of kids and granddads theyve mistakenly blown away on their nocturnal missions.

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