Tag Archives: death

A Logic Troll Debunked

Here are some superficially reasonable-seeming words from a logic troll, in a not quite offensively sarcastic tone: Come on man, dozens of police, including black officers, covered up the murder of this poor black child. Usually they catch murderers, but … Continue reading

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Why Killer Cops will Keep Getting Away with It

People ask, “Where are the good cops? Why don’t they speak up? Why don’t they prevent these atrocities?” A killer cop says, “I was in fear for my life” and that absolves him of anything. He could stomp a baby … Continue reading

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For God’s Sake, Don’t Breathalyze the Judge!

(Originally published by the late lamented Earthblog.net, October 24, 2006) Any watcher of TV shows and movies about crime, any reader of detective novels, learns one ubiquitous and eternal rule: do not kill a police officer. It’s the crime you’re … Continue reading

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What Would You Die For?

NOTE This was published first by Earthblog.net, on June 29, 2006, and I’ll always be grateful to Marc Madow for the indulgence and patience in getting it together. Because there was also a third person involved, who actually constructed the … Continue reading

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