In fact, your news reports are actually reports of reports. Second-hand information. Hearsay. Someone said... according to reports... some are saying.... etc. According to (insert Rupert Murdoch media outlet name here). Who are the eyewitnesses? Unknown. Or none. Vapor. Vapid as well, I'd venture.
These news stories, pictures and videos have been posted all of this forum, Karl. You choose to not believe anything negative about these protests. Why is that?
Abner Louima (b. 1966 in Thomassin, Haiti) is a Haitian who was assaulted, brutalized and forcibly sodomized with the handle of a bathroom plunger by New York City police officers after being arrested outside a Brooklyn nightclub in 1997.
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I give up.
And another "piece" presented as discovered recently, the contents of which has been floating around for years.
And don't forget the admitted provocateur from the Smithsonian incident.
And Rep Kings plain language instruction to not allow the movement to gain legitimacy.
Anyone wondering what I'm talking about start here:
The Psychology of Persuasion
The pictures show, recently, graffiti and a portable fence being overturned... the latter probably after police provocation. In your opinion, these are crimes worthy of tear gas, flash bangs, and fractured skulls?
The videos show, for the most part, assaults by the police -- so you might want to revisit that part of your argument.
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I have been called many things by many people. That is lower than low. I have no comeback to such a slur.Your acting like a defense attorney who attacks each point of evidence as something independent and not taking the whole picture into account.
There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers