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2014-07-17 01:04:58 PM  
Curfews for the young keep them from making decisions they can't really make. This girl can't figure out whether she should be outside as well as someone older. Youngsters don't understand as well as the rest of us how screwed up your brain gets when you're awake when your biological clock says the sun is down, it's time to turn off. It's been tested and people get stranger and more aggressive if they stay up.

So curfews sound like a nice idea... until you see what's enforcing them. Enforcement comes through emotional toddlers with guns, badges, and cars that my taxes paid for.

The entire problem with our legal system is the "in theory" "in reality" divide - I understand the idea of Super Justice Dudes cleaning up the streets with their Super Justice power, but have you seen what the reality looks like?
 
2014-07-17 01:05:05 PM  
She...tried to walk/run away from the cops and is surprised at her treatment? Idiocy.

You wouldn't kick a bee's nest and attempt to 'walk away from it' would you?

Ah well, at least she learned something, I hope.
 
2014-07-17 01:05:06 PM  

genner: jshine: Looks like she had good reason to run from the cops - they're dangerous thugs with no self control and probably will not be held accountable for their actions.

If a suspect is unarmed and not fighting back and you put her in the hospital, you should be tried for assault - badge or no.

Except she was fighting and admitted it.


But okay, benefit of the doubt here. The story in the article is all full of contradictions, so it's not like this is accurate... But benefit of the doubt.

A man leaps out of a car (even a cop car) and starts charging at you. Do you stand there or do you start backing away?

You have been tackled by a police man for walking away from him. He is grinding your face into the pavement. Do you go limp and comply with whatever injury (however minor) is being inflicted, or do you reflexively try to get your arms free to protect yourself?
 
2014-07-17 01:05:17 PM  
Terrorists hate us because of our freedom.
 
2014-07-17 01:05:18 PM  

Maud Dib: Jaden Smith First of His Name: It must be awful having to spell out your attractive and successful first name for everything. Or imagine being a teacher for an inner-city school: "Yunique, can you answer this question? No, not the Yunique with two E's. No, not you either, one that ends with a K."

Wow, I see the Fark Racist Brigade has shown up.


Coincidentally, I went to an inner-city school, and there were two black girls in my class with the name "unique".  One was spelled with a U, and one with a Y.
 
2014-07-17 01:05:29 PM  

scottydoesntknow: question_dj: Recoil Therapy: question_dj: Yeah man, curfew violation is serious business.  Running down teenagers, tackling, then beating them because they were lippy and ran is reasonable response from police.  Gotta show those kids who's boss.  Can't let them get away with being lippy and running.  No sir.  Breaking curfew is tantamount to murder, so actually they should have just shot her.

It may not be justified but the reality is that if you make the police chase you, they WILL beat on you a bit when they catch you.  If you start fighting back & hitting them at that point they will start going overboard in their enthusiasm to subdue you.  If she had just stood there being lippy, she may have pissed off the police but they wouldn't have (probably, you really can't tell with some of them) started beating on her (too many potential witnesses attracted by the noise).  She might have gotten a ticket for being outside 5 min after curfew (which a judge probably would have thrown out if she pressed the issue - 10pm is really early especially in the summer), but she wouldn't be sitting in the hospital right now.

But you already knew all of that....

Will and should are two completely different things.  God forbid police show restraint and forethought when doing their jobs.  Someone runs?  Beating the shiat out of them is the only way to respond.  Are they mouthing off?  Oh man, disrespecting me, beat the shiat out of them!  Yes, they ran.  Yes, they were lippy.  Last I checked, it's illegal for me to beat people when they get lippy with me.  Yet folks give the police a free pass.  These are teenagers doing what teenagers do.  Obviously the right response is to beat them.

I would like to point out that in your paragraph you failed to mention the fact that she resisted, and 99% of the time it's resisting that leads to the beating.


Except for the fact that the resistance, per the article, began after the officer tackled and kicked her.  Good jorb.
 
2014-07-17 01:05:32 PM  

WanPhat: "It's after curfew, run along now"

"SHE'S RUNNING!  TACKLE HER!"

What terrible thing would have happened if they just let her run away?


She might have met up with some violent people and gotten hurt.
 
2014-07-17 01:05:34 PM  

moeburn: You people have farking CURFEWS in your country?!

GAZA has a curfew.  Why the hell does a small town in USA need a curfew?


Most of our cities don't. Though some malls do.  A few have even gone so far as to reduce the profit for restaurants inside by banning teenagers who don't have adults with them.

I think the mentioned city is under a "precious snowflake" ordinance. Either that or they think all teenagers are automatic criminals. And will break into your house, drink your beer and eat your cheetos, threaten your dog with a baseball bat, and steal your orange juice
 
2014-07-17 01:05:38 PM  
She's a cheerleader.  She was on prom court.  She's a good girl.  Come on local Pittsburgh newspeople.  Dig hard enough and you'll find she was an honor roll student who also sings in the church choir.  We have to establish that she's an angel with a body and soul as pure as the driven snow so we can really make this, in the words of Joe Biden, a big farking thing and get the race hustlers like Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson out in front of the Clairton Police station demanding the badges and the heads of the cops involved.

Something, anything to revive the prospects and interests of living in a shiathole like Clairton.  BTW, Clairton is a small town (population 6,700 or so) mostly unemployed peoples.  The town has been on the downswing since the 60s when the US steel industry collapsed.  Since then the town's only claim to fame was it was supposed to be the town used in The Deerhunter.But, like everything else about Clairton, the movie's producers took one look at the town and decided the only thing they could use from the town was the name.  The scenes used in the movie were all shot in a better looking small town in Ohio.
 
2014-07-17 01:06:01 PM  

jshine: genner: jshine: Looks like she had good reason to run from the cops - they're dangerous thugs with no self control and probably will not be held accountable for their actions.

If a suspect is unarmed and not fighting back and you put her in the hospital, you should be tried for assault - badge or no.

Except she was fighting and admitted it.

...or putting up her hands in a defensive posture?  Many beatings come with defensive wounds -- it's an instinctual reaction that is nearly impossible to avoid.


Kind of like running from people who start yelling and chasing you. That's why anyone the cops tackle gets charged with resisting. It's a reflex that allowed our species to live long enough to procreate.
 
2014-07-17 01:06:16 PM  

Capo Del Bandito: She...tried to walk/run away from the cops and is surprised at her treatment? Idiocy.

You wouldn't kick a bee's nest and attempt to 'walk away from it' would you?

Ah well, at least she learned something, I hope.


Yeah, she should have just sat there and taken her beating.
 
2014-07-17 01:06:31 PM  

scottydoesntknow: question_dj: Recoil Therapy: question_dj: Yeah man, curfew violation is serious business.  Running down teenagers, tackling, then beating them because they were lippy and ran is reasonable response from police.  Gotta show those kids who's boss.  Can't let them get away with being lippy and running.  No sir.  Breaking curfew is tantamount to murder, so actually they should have just shot her.

It may not be justified but the reality is that if you make the police chase you, they WILL beat on you a bit when they catch you.  If you start fighting back & hitting them at that point they will start going overboard in their enthusiasm to subdue you.  If she had just stood there being lippy, she may have pissed off the police but they wouldn't have (probably, you really can't tell with some of them) started beating on her (too many potential witnesses attracted by the noise).  She might have gotten a ticket for being outside 5 min after curfew (which a judge probably would have thrown out if she pressed the issue - 10pm is really early especially in the summer), but she wouldn't be sitting in the hospital right now.

But you already knew all of that....

Will and should are two completely different things.  God forbid police show restraint and forethought when doing their jobs.  Someone runs?  Beating the shiat out of them is the only way to respond.  Are they mouthing off?  Oh man, disrespecting me, beat the shiat out of them!  Yes, they ran.  Yes, they were lippy.  Last I checked, it's illegal for me to beat people when they get lippy with me.  Yet folks give the police a free pass.  These are teenagers doing what teenagers do.  Obviously the right response is to beat them.

I would like to point out that in your paragraph you failed to mention the fact that she resisted, and 99% of the time it's resisting that leads to the beating.


She also stated "I didn't think they would do that to me because I am a girl." she pushed the envelope because she thought she was special.

I don't think it justifies an intense beating, but the officers were dealing with a non-compliant individual who ran and resisted because she thought she was special.

I would like to think the officers tried to handle the situation without violence, but I wasn't there.
 
2014-07-17 01:06:39 PM  

jankyboy: Rawhead Rex: SURPRISE!!!
When you run from cops...they chase you and tackle you!
SURPRISE!!!
When tackled by cops, you tend to get scuffed up some.

Did you somehow think they were playing "touch-apprehend"???
None of this shiat would have happened if she'd just gotten in the back of the car and got driven home.

A big bowl of THIS. When you run from the police, an ass-kickin' is comin'.


It wasn't even an ass-kicking.  She ran and they did their job.  She got knocked on the ground and cuffed.  Next time don't act like an entitled primadonna and comply with the officers.

I've dealt with curfew violations many times as a police officer and all but two of them resulted with a friendly reminder and a free ride to mommy and daddy's house.
 
2014-07-17 01:06:45 PM  
out past curfew + running from the police + resisting arrest = "Good kid"

This is inner city math at it's finest.
 
2014-07-17 01:06:52 PM  

Theory Of Null: I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream.


Came here for this.

/should be the headline subby
//why 62 comments ahead I don't know
///have a friend who banned their daughter Lexus. When his wife told me that I laughed in her face and told her it would be the only Lexus she could ever afford.
////slashies!
 
2014-07-17 01:07:06 PM  

Snarfangel: I blame laziness.


Or, her friends didn't run/resist, they stood where they were.

I mean you *could* get on the 'all cops are dah debil' bandwagon, or you could try to logically access the situation.
 
2014-07-17 01:07:28 PM  

parahaps: You have been tackled by a police man for walking away from him. He is grinding your face into the pavement. Do you go limp and comply with whatever injury (however minor) is being inflicted, or do you reflexively try to get your arms free to protect yourself?


It's the onion ( http://www.theonion.com/articles/nypd-apologizes-for-accidental-shoot i ngclubbingsta,739/ ) but reminds me of:

After ignoring the officers' repeated commands to put down the threatening item in his hand, a bag containing a double order of General Chao's Chicken and a pint of rice, Livingston reached for the doorbell.  The officers responded by opening fire on his strategic top-of-the-stairs position from point-blank range, discharging their standard-issue 9mm handguns 245 times and striking him with approximately 175 teflon-coated hollow-point slugs.  Defiantly ignoring the officers' orders to freeze, Livingston dropped to the floor and convulsed wildly, kicking and thrashing and hurling blood in all directions.
 
2014-07-17 01:07:54 PM  

jshine: MonoChango: "Curfew"? God when did we start living in the Soviet Union?

Columbine


^^^Yup^^^ Most towns have curfews for minors.
 
2014-07-17 01:08:06 PM  

lindalouwho: Yeah, it's been a long time since Johnny Gammage was beaten to death for driving while black, this town is not far from Brentwood.

Farkin' farked up cops.


Fun story, brentwood just put the cop that was charged with murder in the grammage case back on patrol after 15 years of desk duty (and was also sued civilly for abusing his gf to the point she killed herself, but that part is sketchy. It was with his service piece while he was on duty but his Word that he was somewhere else was AOK goodunuf).

wonder if he's mellowed out at all?
 
2014-07-17 01:08:12 PM  

pedrop357: Erik_Emune: Police-enforced curfews is a thing? Kee-rist, I'm glad I grew up in Europe.

Only in the "land of the free".


You can't talk like that around here!!  Quick!!  Get back to your Free Speech Zone!
 
2014-07-17 01:08:23 PM  

moeburn: Yeah, she should have just sat there and taken her beating.


Or, just *maybe* don't run from the cops when they've detained you.
 
2014-07-17 01:08:46 PM  

El Dudereno: Kind of like running from people who start yelling and chasing you. That's why anyone the cops tackle gets charged with resisting. It's a reflex that allowed our species to live long enough to procreate.


Anyone who runs is a VC. Anyone who stands still is a well-disciplined VC.
 
2014-07-17 01:09:22 PM  
A curfew?

Seriously?

Tell me more about all the Freedom there is in the US.
 
2014-07-17 01:09:26 PM  

Empty H: She also stated "I didn't think they would do that to me because I am a girl." she pushed the envelope because she thought she was special.

I don't think it justifies an intense beating, but the officers were dealing with a non-compliant individual who ran and resisted because she thought she was special.

I would like to think the officers tried to handle the situation without violence, but I wasn't there.


I can see how it can be construed that way, but I think the "I didn't think they would do that to me because I am a girl." phrase was meant as "I didn't think they would try to beat me up because there's no way I could possibly physically hurt them or even resist them".

Are you sure she ran and "resisted" because she thought she was special, and not because she recognized that these cops could have done anything they wanted to her and gotten away with it?

"but I wasn't there."- Why is it that you only admit that on your third sentence, but not the first two?
 
2014-07-17 01:09:55 PM  

moeburn: You people have farking CURFEWS in your country?!

GAZA has a curfew.  Why the hell does a small town in USA need a curfew?


Old people fear teenagers. Old people show up to town meetings where new ordinances are discussed. Old people can vote. Teenagers do none of those things, but are scary with their jazz music and dancing and whatever the hell else it is they do that old folks dislike.
 
2014-07-17 01:10:20 PM  

Capo Del Bandito: moeburn: Yeah, she should have just sat there and taken her beating.

Or, just *maybe* don't run from the cops when they've detained you.


So if you run, you should expect to get beat?  I mean maybe grabbed and arrested, sure, but they continued to beat her after she was already pinned and in their grasp.
 
2014-07-17 01:10:51 PM  
By the way, this is what driven snow might look like:

www.lternet.edu
 
2014-07-17 01:10:58 PM  

Fark like a Barsoomian: Curfews for the young keep them from making decisions they can't really make. This girl can't figure out whether she should be outside as well as someone older. Youngsters don't understand as well as the rest of us how screwed up your brain gets when you're awake when your biological clock says the sun is down, it's time to turn off. It's been tested and people get stranger and more aggressive if they stay up.

So curfews sound like a nice idea... until you see what's enforcing them. Enforcement comes through emotional toddlers with guns, badges, and cars that my taxes paid for.

The entire problem with our legal system is the "in theory" "in reality" divide - I understand the idea of Super Justice Dudes cleaning up the streets with their Super Justice power, but have you seen what the reality looks like?


Dang, I really was farked up then.  It's only in the past 10 years that I've finally increased my sleep time from 5 hours to 8 hours, and I'm 39.  Starting in 1987 junior high, whatever time I went to sleep I woke up four hours later and was fully awake.  College, it increased to 5 hours.  And I wasn't the person who went driving around after dark.  I had a boring social life. Only time I hung out with people was when i was in school with them, or I walked 2 miles to the mall.
 
2014-07-17 01:11:11 PM  

neongoats: Whoa curfew violation, that surely requires physical intervention!


No, but running from cops after said violation does.

Now they may have gone overboard in tackling her and subduing her, but physical intervention was warranted.
 
2014-07-17 01:11:14 PM  
What did she think would happen when she mouthed off and ran from the cops? Look, if the cops stop to ask you questions, just stop and answer their questions. I know it's a hassle and 99.9% of the time you're doing nothing wrong, but you'll walk away unscathed.
 
2014-07-17 01:11:28 PM  
Goddamn it guys STOP DEFENDING THE POLICE until you know the whole story!  Think this through!

The proper response from the police chief would have been "we are taking this complaint extremely seriously and will commence investigation immediately" Not NO COMMENT..  BAD COP NO DONUT!

"No comment" right away indicates to the public they are not taking this complain seriously, or they strongly suspect there is a serious breech of policy and are closing ranks (which really pisses people off who support human rights). An immediate response is needed to maintain confidence

Besides, curfews belong in evil police states or during REAL wartime and emergencies (not this phony war on terror) and has no place in a free society.
 
2014-07-17 01:11:32 PM  
Right there in the article:

"I was scared because of how he got out of the car. He didn't just walk out, he jumped out of the car and started chasing me, so my first instinct was to run," she said.
Wright also said she did resist officers once she was knocked to the ground. She said she was trying to get her arms free to protect herself.



Eye witness accounts said that they jumped out of the car and chased her, tackling her and then pulled her by her hair and then started kicking her...

By the video that girl weighs maybe 110 pounds...

THAT'S AN OUTR- wait, she's black and has an overtly black sounding name? Nevermind...

Hey Fark... your racism is showing...

/not all of you, but enough that i'm pretty sickened by the 100 pound black girl got what she deserved...
 
2014-07-17 01:12:07 PM  
Xanlexian [TotalFark]
2014-07-17 01:08:12 PM

pedrop357: Erik_Emune: Police-enforced curfews is a thing? Kee-rist, I'm glad I grew up in Europe.

Only in the "land of the free".

You can't talk like that around here!! Quick!! Get back to your Free Speech Zone!

There should be a "free speech zone" button

/Also Qouting should work
 
2014-07-17 01:12:08 PM  

xanadian: vernonFL: Merceedez

I drive a Maasdah pick-em-up truck.

/what's wrong with people and their pretentious "creativity" with naming their kids...


I don't know. Let's ask my son, Foard
 
2014-07-17 01:12:14 PM  

Rincewind53: Marcus Aurelius: She has learned a valuable lesson.  The police are filthy animals that have a license to beat the crap out of you whenever they feel like it.

She'll take this lesson to heart.

Nah, the real lesson she learned is not to walk outside while black.

You think this would have happened to white kids? Hellllll no.


Depends on where. Any small nearly all-white town where they just profile you on your age? Yes.
Any larger than 5000 populace with a percentage of minorities greater than .01? Probably not.
 
2014-07-17 01:12:16 PM  
Merceedez

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2014-07-17 01:12:22 PM  

moeburn: So if you run, you should expect to get beat? I mean maybe grabbed and arrested, sure, but they continued to beat her after she was already pinned and in their grasp.


Ok dunno how many real life 'altercations' you've been in, but that isn't exactly a moment to 'stop and analyze the whole situation'. If the cops have stopped you and you try to leave, and then take off running, yes you will be tackled, face in the dirt, cuffed and hauled off like a hogtied animal.
 
2014-07-17 01:12:31 PM  

moeburn: You people have farking CURFEWS in your country?!

GAZA has a curfew.  Why the hell does a small town in USA need a curfew?


Because authoritarian shiatbags live everywhere.
 
2014-07-17 01:12:35 PM  

CeroX: Right there in the article:

"I was scared because of how he got out of the car. He didn't just walk out, he jumped out of the car and started chasing me, so my first instinct was to run," she said.
Wright also said she did resist officers once she was knocked to the ground. She said she was trying to get her arms free to protect herself.


Eye witness accounts said that they jumped out of the car and chased her, tackling her and then pulled her by her hair and then started kicking her...

By the video that girl weighs maybe 110 pounds...

THAT'S AN OUTR- wait, she's black and has an overtly black sounding name? Nevermind...

Hey Fark... your racism is showing...

/not all of you, but enough that i'm pretty sickened by the 100 pound black girl got what she deserved...


I don't think it's racism.  I don't think these people actually believe that black people are an inferior race.  I think they're just a bunch of contrarians.
 
2014-07-17 01:13:02 PM  

rummonkey: jankyboy: Rawhead Rex: SURPRISE!!!
When you run from cops...they chase you and tackle you!
SURPRISE!!!
When tackled by cops, you tend to get scuffed up some.

Did you somehow think they were playing "touch-apprehend"???
None of this shiat would have happened if she'd just gotten in the back of the car and got driven home.

A big bowl of THIS. When you run from the police, an ass-kickin' is comin'.

It wasn't even an ass-kicking.  She ran and they did their job.  She got knocked on the ground and cuffed.  Next time don't act like an entitled primadonna and comply with the officers.

I've dealt with curfew violations many times as a police officer and all but two of them resulted with a friendly reminder and a free ride to mommy and daddy's house.


Our son and his friends were stopped once at a park after hours... we got a friendly call from the officer who stopped them. I can't tell you what went through my mind when I answered the phone at midnight and the voice begins with "Mr. Jankyboy, this is officer so-and-so with the Colorado Springs Police Department..."

Luckily, they weren't doing anything stupid and were respectful to the officer, so he gave them a warning and made them go straight home.
 
2014-07-17 01:13:28 PM  
Maybe she shouldn't of ran from the cops. They kind of frown upon that.
 
2014-07-17 01:13:56 PM  

pedrop357: Mugato: Tigger: There should be no such thing as a farking curfew at all.

Really. I never even heard of such a thing. Curfew? What is this some dystopian sci-fi movie world?

/seriously, never heard of that

It's only in the US, and doesn't exist in a few of the largest cities - NYC and Boston to name two.  San Francisco only applies it to people under 14 after 1am.

All the other countries in the world don't seem to feel the need for police to hassle people who are or might appear to be under 18 doing nothing else wrong.


Except Switzerland

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-21592368

and France

http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/news/world/europe/article3851517.ece

and maybe Germany

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/07/09/us-germany-curfew-idUSBRE8 68 0M020120709

Not to mention a curfew in Thailand although that seems related to the recent coup and any other places that I was too lazy to research.
 
2014-07-17 01:14:04 PM  

El Dudereno: moeburn: You people have farking CURFEWS in your country?!

GAZA has a curfew.  Why the hell does a small town in USA need a curfew?

Old people fear teenagers. Old people show up to town meetings where new ordinances are discussed. Old people can vote. Teenagers do none of those things, but are scary with their jazz music and dancing and whatever the hell else it is they do that old folks dislike.


El Dudereno: moeburn: You people have farking CURFEWS in your country?!

GAZA has a curfew.  Why the hell does a small town in USA need a curfew?

Old people fear teenagers. Old people show up to town meetings where new ordinances are discussed. Old people can vote. Teenagers do none of those things, but are scary with their jazz music and dancing and whatever the hell else it is they do that old folks dislike.


Americans are so complacent about their "freedom" that they (mostly) don't question the effects of giving it up piece by piece.
 
2014-07-17 01:14:07 PM  

moeburn: You people have farking CURFEWS in your country?!

GAZA has a curfew.  Why the hell does a small town in USA need a curfew?


Because teenagers!

TEEN-agers!

TEENAGERS!

I'm sorry, I meant 'juvenile delinquents'

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2014-07-17 01:14:27 PM  
One more violent criminal removed from our streets.  I, for one, feel much safer.  Thank you police officers.  Keep up the good work.
 
2014-07-17 01:15:01 PM  

Capo Del Bandito: moeburn: So if you run, you should expect to get beat? I mean maybe grabbed and arrested, sure, but they continued to beat her after she was already pinned and in their grasp.

Ok dunno how many real life 'altercations' you've been in, but that isn't exactly a moment to 'stop and analyze the whole situation'. If the cops have stopped you and you try to leave, and then take off running, yes you will be tackled, face in the dirt, cuffed and hauled off like a hogtied animal.


I've been in literally the exact same situation as this girl.  Couple of cops saw me run a red light when I was on my bike (well, more like treat a red light like a stop sign, safely, at 4AM).  I had headphones on (again, at night here), so apparently I didn't hear them yelling at me.  Next thing I know, cop car slams into my bike and tries to run me over.  Cop jumps out of car and proceeds to bash my head into metal door, denting their car.

There was no violent crime in the neighbourhood.  They weren't looking for a criminal.  They were looking to "teach a punk a lesson".  You condone that?
 
2014-07-17 01:15:12 PM  

Snarfangel: cwolf20: Egoy3k: It's almost as if African Americans have no trust for the police.  I wonder why that might be.

I do wonder why they didn't tackle and hospitalize her friends she was with.

I blame laziness.


They didn't run or resist arrest. There are good reasons to hate most cops, this story isn't one of them.
 
2014-07-17 01:15:51 PM  

moeburn: Empty H: She also stated "I didn't think they would do that to me because I am a girl." she pushed the envelope because she thought she was special.

I don't think it justifies an intense beating, but the officers were dealing with a non-compliant individual who ran and resisted because she thought she was special.

I would like to think the officers tried to handle the situation without violence, but I wasn't there.

I can see how it can be construed that way, but I think the "I didn't think they would do that to me because I am a girl." phrase was meant as "I didn't think they would try to beat me up because there's no way I could possibly physically hurt them or even resist them".

Are you sure she ran and "resisted" because she thought she was special, and not because she recognized that these cops could have done anything they wanted to her and gotten away with it?

"but I wasn't there."- Why is it that you only admit that on your third sentence, but not the first two?


Your opinion and my opinion. How you choose to feel about them is up to you. Neither of us were there.
 
2014-07-17 01:16:02 PM  

parahaps: A man leaps out of a car (even a cop car) and starts charging at you. Do you stand there or do you start backing away?



If it is a cop car, you drop to the ground and cover your head.
You will get beaten, otherwise, and the cops will get away with it.

Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?  No-one.
 
2014-07-17 01:16:18 PM  
Well, she was carrying a congealed weapon...
 
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