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    Re: Michael Brown was a robbery suspect before he was shot to death, police say

    Quote Originally Posted by dirtpoorchris View Post
    Interesting. I guess now witnesses are saying that Brown never attacked the cop. But that the cop was trying to pull brown into the car through the window and brown was trying to pull away and back off. Then the cop shot him as the COP chose to wrestle with him. Then Brown ran. So I guess now if a cop decides to assualt you he has a right to shoot you?
    Letrs start with the only factual thing you just offered...

    "I GUESS...."

    At the end of the day no one knows what the **** they are protesting, protecting, or defending.

    Oh...but lets not let that slow anyone down.

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    Re: Michael Brown was a robbery suspect before he was shot to death, police say

    Quote Originally Posted by Texmex View Post
    Most of the time cops get away with this kind of action. It's time it should be addressed and corrected.
    Yes, it's perfectly reasonable in such rare cases for such matters to be fully addressed and where necessary correction to procedures made and in the very rarest of cases, charges laid and prosecuted.

    Imagine if instances where a police officer is assaulted and wounded and/or killed were given the same media spotlight - you'd likely never see anything else on television, ever.
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    Re: Michael Brown was a robbery suspect before he was shot to death, police say

    Quote Originally Posted by CanadaJohn View Post
    You must have beaten my by about 2 secs. - Great minds!!
    No doubt, brother!
    Quote Originally Posted by americanwoman View Post
    So there is absolutely no evidence this woman, whom you called a slut, did this but you are ready to take someone's word as evidence. Guess you don't think witch hunts have to end when it's going after the certain people.

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    Re: Michael Brown was a robbery suspect before he was shot to death, police say

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    Wilson was trying to pull a 6'4", 300 pound dude through the window, INTO the car?

    Yeah, that story sounds perfectly realistic!
    Um, damn. Like, damn damn. Talk about trying to fit the square peg into the round hole, huh?

    I'd like to see a forklift try to push a 6'4" 300 pound guy through a car window.

    I didn't read the post you quoted, just your post, but please tell me that the post you quoted was satire or...something.

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    Re: Michael Brown was a robbery suspect before he was shot to death, police say

    Quote Originally Posted by Texmex View Post
    Most of the time cops get away with this kind of action. It's time it should be addressed and corrected.
    And this should be investigated, as well; but not by a lynch mob.
    Quote Originally Posted by americanwoman View Post
    So there is absolutely no evidence this woman, whom you called a slut, did this but you are ready to take someone's word as evidence. Guess you don't think witch hunts have to end when it's going after the certain people.

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    Re: Michael Brown was a robbery suspect before he was shot to death, police say

    Quote Originally Posted by CanadaJohn View Post
    Imagine if instances where a police officer is assaulted and wounded and/or killed were given the same media spotlight - you'd likely never see anything else on television, ever.
    Maybe everybody should be up in arms and wreak havoc on the neighborhood it happened in just to bring attention to it.
    And to teach those in the neighborhood a lesson not to act that way.
    But alas, I am sure reasonable folks know that would work.
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    Re: Michael Brown was a robbery suspect before he was shot to death, police say

    Quote Originally Posted by j-mac View Post
    Ok, I am really confused now....The Police chief said today that this officer was not responding to the cigar theft...Seems like both sides are kind of blurring intentionally....
    I just watched the interview. The Chief said that the "initial" contact had nothing to do with the theft. That pretty much jives with witness accounts and the cops version (as told through a third party).

    It appears that the initial contact was simply because Brown and his buddy were walking in the middle of the street blocking traffic. Shortly after that initial contact it seems that a suspect description was broadcast so the cop backed up and attempted to detain Brown.

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    Re: Michael Brown was a robbery suspect before he was shot to death, police say

    Quote Originally Posted by tres borrachos View Post
    Um, damn. Like, damn damn. Talk about trying to fit the square peg into the round hole, huh?

    I'd like to see a forklift try to push a 6'4" 300 pound guy through a car window.

    I didn't read the post you quoted, just your post, but please tell me that the post you quoted was satire or...something.
    I could be wrong but I think the post I quoted was very serious.
    Quote Originally Posted by americanwoman View Post
    So there is absolutely no evidence this woman, whom you called a slut, did this but you are ready to take someone's word as evidence. Guess you don't think witch hunts have to end when it's going after the certain people.

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    Re: Michael Brown was a robbery suspect before he was shot to death, police say

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    I could be wrong but I think the post I quoted was very serious.
    Now I have a headache.

    My poor husband.

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    Re: Michael Brown was a robbery suspect before he was shot to death, police say

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    His job hinges on an election.
    Non sequitur.

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