Tag Archives: police

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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Killer Gym Mats in History

In 1971, prisoners at the Old Idaho Penitentiary were angry about such conditions as overcrowding, and dead rats in the water pipes. They burned down the prison bakery and the Social Services building, which used to be the hospital. Three … Continue reading

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Quo the fuck Vadis?

Where are you going? Where are we going? So I’m on Facebook, and a woman very dear to me has posted a video clip of white cops brutalizing a black youth for no apparent reason. My comment is: The things … Continue reading

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My Kendrick Johnson Questions

The name of Kendrick Johnson was unknown to me until a few hours ago, and since then I’ve been looking at videos on YouTube and reading stuff here and there. My questions might have been answered already by someone intelligent … 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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Animal Hoarding – What the Hell is That?

In which the author expresses disgust at the arrest of Ron Mason. To “hoard” is to keep to oneself either something that other people do want – like canned meat – or something that other people don’t want – like … Continue reading

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