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Re: militarized police state
« Reply #116 on: Yesterday at 03:40:10 PM »
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biathlon

Isn't there one where they shoot arrows, too?
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Re: militarized police state
« Reply #117 on: Yesterday at 05:42:18 PM »
Next up:  "puke saber"

Just wait until Ferguson police get federally funded drones

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 In 2007, the department's science and technology arm “contracted for the development of the 'LED Incapacitator,' a nauseating strobe” weapon meant to overwhelm and disorient targets with rapid, random pulses of light.
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Re: militarized police state
« Reply #118 on: Yesterday at 05:46:51 PM »
As long as they don't bleed on any officers, they won't won't be arrested for destruction of property.

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Re: militarized police state
« Reply #119 on: Today at 07:59:15 AM »
The AC: cops with war toys.
http://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/cops-with-war-toys/
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If the state is to keep its compact with the people, which is to maintain order and safeguard persons and property in return for cooperation, it must focus on preventing crime, not responding to it. Preventing crime in turn requires information, which police obtain by talking to citizens. Citizens are comfortable talking to police who are “Officer Friendly,” the nice-guy cop on the beat whose uniform, equipment, and demeanor are unthreatening. Few people like shooting the breeze with one of Darth Vader’s storm troopers.

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