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2020-06-08 -War on Police-
Celebs demand defund now!
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Posted by 3dc 2020-06-08 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6529 views ]  Top
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#1 As soon as you eat the corn outta my shit...
Posted by Raj 2020-06-08 00:11||   2020-06-08 00:11|| Front Page Top

#2 They're protected, they don't care.

Posted by charger 2020-06-08 00:24||   2020-06-08 00:24|| Front Page Top

#3 Who are these people, and why should we listen to them?
Posted by Rambler in Virginia  2020-06-08 00:31||   2020-06-08 00:31|| Front Page Top

#4 Didn't you know that John Legend is the sexiest potatohead in America?!
Posted by charger 2020-06-08 00:34||   2020-06-08 00:34|| Front Page Top

#5 As soon as that happens, I know where I'm going shopping.
Posted by Spike Tojo6844 2020-06-08 02:35||   2020-06-08 02:35|| Front Page Top

#6 Take all their armed private security away now.
Posted by M. Murcek 2020-06-08 04:19||   2020-06-08 04:19|| Front Page Top

#7 Policing is going to happen, since even uber-libs would be uncomfortable with thugs wandering around their celebrity mansions. The options are:
1- Publicly funded LEO's.
2- Privately funded security guards.
3- Heavily armed citizens of all shapes and sizes.
Which of those three groups is most likely to defer to liberal concerns?
Posted by Matt 2020-06-08 09:08||   2020-06-08 09:08|| Front Page Top

#8 /\ 4- Armed gangs controlling their 'turf' being paid in 'protection money'. Welcome back to Mogadishu!
Posted by magpie 2020-06-08 09:18||   2020-06-08 09:18|| Front Page Top

#9 Thr police should be equipped for community policing. No SWAT, No armored vehicles. these should only be available at from a higher level
Posted by Sonny Elmolunter6282 2020-06-08 09:24||   2020-06-08 09:24|| Front Page Top

#10 I'll take heavily armed citizens with corpse pick up 3 times a week. (It's Texas, they are going to stink fast). How fast will they be screaming to have the police back after a few weeks of "See criminal, ventilate criminal"
Posted by Silentbrick 2020-06-08 09:34||   2020-06-08 09:34|| Front Page Top

#11 No Po-Po and I might move to Hollywood and start a new business. Drive by shooting tours of celebrity houses.
Posted by Beldar Peacock1400 2020-06-08 09:39||   2020-06-08 09:39|| Front Page Top

#12 Rich areas get de-policed first then.
Posted by DarthVader 2020-06-08 09:42||   2020-06-08 09:42|| Front Page Top

#13 Thye got private armed security behind the high walls in their gated enclaves...

Ask them to get rid of all the above while they do that.
Posted by Bright Pebbles 2020-06-08 09:53||   2020-06-08 09:53|| Front Page Top

#14 A year from now when these places are like Somalia it'll be blamed on Trump. At least they'll try. The refugees that fled the cities hopefully will have learned the lessons of liberalism the hard way.
Posted by rjschwarz 2020-06-08 10:23||   2020-06-08 10:23|| Front Page Top

#15 ^If he's a president a year from now, who cares?
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2020-06-08 11:26||   2020-06-08 11:26|| Front Page Top

#16 Performance venue security and film/TV shoot security are provided, at least in part, by cops and ex-cops.

It would make for fascinating drama if Seth Rogen was on the set with someone deeply unhappy with his stances if/when productions ramp up again.

Not that anything will happen.

The measure of our "hero policeman" has been taken, and we know they'll take the knee.
Posted by charger 2020-06-08 12:56||   2020-06-08 12:56|| Front Page Top

#17 For celebrity types their interaction with police is more likely that they are being arrested than asking them for help.
Posted by Airandee 2020-06-08 13:50||   2020-06-08 13:50|| Front Page Top

#18  The measure of our "hero policeman" has been taken, and we know they'll take the knee.

When under direct orders to do so and under the captain’s eye, charger dear. That doesn’t speak to what’s in their hearts when they are off the clock or out patrolling, but rather shows that the senior officers are doing their best while being actively undermined by their political masters.

Do remember that some Rantburgers are or have been police of one sort or another (not to mention just about every other job and category of humanity). Painting in absolutes risks bumping into that reality. and I will not tolerate flame wars when we need to support each other against the real evils that beat on our gates.
Posted by trailing wife 2020-06-08 14:07||   2020-06-08 14:07|| Front Page Top

#19 When under direct orders to do so and under the captain’s eye, charger dear.

Well, I seem to remember some other people who claimed to be only following orders.
Posted by charger 2020-06-08 14:13||   2020-06-08 14:13|| Front Page Top

#20 They claimed. They lied
Posted by JFM 2020-06-08 16:51||   2020-06-08 16:51|| Front Page Top

#21 Charger, also remember a large number of folks on this site are well versed in history and when you compare kneeling under orders to the holocaust even in jest you lose all credibility.
Posted by rjschwarz 2020-06-08 17:52||   2020-06-08 17:52|| Front Page Top

#22 I wasn't jesting.

People who have a responsibility to enforce order are selectively applying the power to do so upon those who have been designated "bad", and have been literally kneeling to those who have been designated "good".

And the "good" ones have been doing way more damage than the "bad" ones.

And the "bad" ones contribute way more to paying the salary and benefits of law enforcement than the "good" ones.

This is in direct contradiction of their oath to enforce the law equally.

Going by tw's comment, this unequal application of law enforcement is being done according to orders from their superiors.

They could choose not to obey those orders.

They could resign.

They don't.

Which is fine.

It is after all, their choice.

And I am free to point out what that reminds me of.

Posted by charger 2020-06-08 19:26||   2020-06-08 19:26|| Front Page Top

#23 Nonsense, Charger. Bad cops are identified and weeded out via due process. Eventually.
Posted by Frank G 2020-06-08 20:29||   2020-06-08 20:29|| Front Page Top

#24 No one's mind is being changed, so let's just see what happens.
Posted by charger 2020-06-08 21:44||   2020-06-08 21:44|| Front Page Top

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23:02 3dc
22:20 Silentbrick
22:13 charger
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22:03 Raj
21:44 charger
21:37 Raj
21:37 Procopius2k
21:24 rjschwarz
20:30 Frank G
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20:09 SteveS
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