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Don`t Film Or Talk To The L.A.P.D.


He is filming what he thinks is brutality but then he speaks out. Did they take him down for yelling or filming?

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Date: 06/16/11 03:31 PM

64 Responses to Don`t Film Or Talk To The L.A.P.D.

  1. Profile photo of kitteh9lives
    kitteh9lives Female 70 & Over
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    June 16, 2011 at 2:33 pm
    Link: Don`t Film Or Talk To The L.A.P.D. - He is filming what he thinks is brutality but then he speaks out. Did they take him down for yelling or filming?
  2. Profile photo of nettech98
    nettech98 Male 50-59
    1043 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 3:42 pm
    Get up! Get down! Get up! Get down!

    And WHY does that damn `drag to share` floater cover up my play/pause button all the time!!!
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    greenbasterd Male 18-29
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    June 16, 2011 at 4:09 pm
    hate pigs
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    TangoDexx Male 18-29
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    June 16, 2011 at 4:10 pm
    Get get get get down.. get get get get up, mom..
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    ScottSerious Male 18-29
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    June 16, 2011 at 4:21 pm
    oh yeah. definitely for filming.
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    ledzeppeloyd Male 18-29
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    June 16, 2011 at 4:22 pm
    drating pigs, hope they get fired and hopefully locked up for such an incessant use of brutality. FU CK THE POLICE!!!!!1
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    SamiSpider Female 18-29
    173 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 4:26 pm
    Lol, "What`d I do?" Poor guy, I don`t think he did anything to deserve that. :/
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    skypirate Male 18-29
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    June 16, 2011 at 5:16 pm
    im sure 99% of the police force are decent, honest people that arent complete dickheads...but ya, that other 1% should be in jail.
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    5Cats Male 50-59
    32786 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 5:31 pm
    Pig #1: Get Down!
    Pig #2: Get Up!

    YEah, they got him for `failing to follow a police officers instructions` fer shure!!
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    teq78 Male 30-39
    216 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 5:54 pm
    does this really surprise u? cops all over the united states are like these non-nice individuals, they take advantage and the government are letting them
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    DuckBoy87 Male 18-29
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    June 16, 2011 at 5:58 pm
    Normally I`m one who defends the cops, but in this case, that arrest was unwarranted.
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    ForSquirel Male 30-39
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    June 16, 2011 at 6:04 pm
    dratin critical mass
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    gary8162 Male 40-49
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    June 16, 2011 at 6:07 pm
    Guy was being a dick by provoking the police. Doesn`t mean he deserved what happened. Just means there`s no reason to poke a hornets nest when you know what will happen.
  14. Profile photo of Luniz82
    Luniz82 Male 18-29
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    June 16, 2011 at 6:39 pm
    These are the reason I have no love loss when I hear about cops gunned down in the line of duty.
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    Reganom Male 18-29
    505 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 7:18 pm
    drating pigs, hope they get fired and hopefully locked up for such an incessant use of brutality. FU CK THE POLICE!!!!!1

    Yeah that damn majority who go around protecting us, trying to make things safer, getting crapped on for what the minority on youtube do. What a-holes.

    "Hey i`m gonna put up this video of the police treating me decently and with respect like the majority of cases"
  16. Profile photo of Reganom
    Reganom Male 18-29
    505 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 7:19 pm
    These are the reason I have no love loss when I hear about cops gunned down in the line of duty.

    So the actions of the few determine your view of the many? A few humans are absolutely horrific, which is why i don`t care when any human dies?
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    gbrzeatetee Male 30-39
    174 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 7:21 pm
    @gary8162: yeah I agree, saying "what the drat was that for" deserves to be beaten up and handcuffed. People should get used to it.

    Hey, I notice you`re from the midwest too.
  18. Profile photo of Reganom
    Reganom Male 18-29
    505 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 7:25 pm
    @gary8162: yeah I agree, saying "what the drat was that for" deserves to be beaten up and handcuffed. People should get used to it.

    Hey, I notice you`re from the midwest too.


    There are two options here:

    1) You`re being sarcastic
    2) You`re not being sarcastic.

    Either way you`ve mis-read what the guy said. You agreed with gary to him needing to be beaten up, when gary actually didn`t say that he deserved it.
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    test-user564 Male 18-29
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    June 16, 2011 at 7:44 pm
    another reason i would not call the police if i was in danger.
  20. Profile photo of Luniz82
    Luniz82 Male 18-29
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    June 16, 2011 at 7:45 pm
    @reganom so you are saying with your limited encounters with the police that a MAJORITY of them are good? How do you figure? So the actions of the few police you deal with determines how the rest of the behave? People like you are completely blind as to what is really going on in the world. Stick your head back in your hole and tell yourself everything is alright. Funny how there was more then one cop there and 100% of them abused their power. That to me = the majority.
  21. Profile photo of Luniz82
    Luniz82 Male 18-29
    588 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 7:46 pm
    There is a reason people will continue to bear arms and deal with their own problems rather then bring in a corrupt entity to "help" them.
  22. Profile photo of Reganom
    Reganom Male 18-29
    505 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 8:07 pm
    Luniz82:

    You may want to sort out your arguments a little bit. "basing it on your FEW experiences" then going on to say "from this 1 video I conclude that the majority of police officers are evil". On top of that people don`t post videos online of people behaving properly.

    6000 cases of misconduct were reported last year, 400,000 (approx.) cops in the US. Seems a lot less than half to me (a majority).
  23. Profile photo of Reganom
    Reganom Male 18-29
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    June 16, 2011 at 8:09 pm
    Oh and using a small piece of video filmed by the person shouting at the police as final proof seems a little biased to me. Foil hat getting a little tight there?
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    BostonKaiser Male 40-49
    1185 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 8:09 pm
    Welcome to the police state! Have your papers ready at the checkpoint.
  25. Profile photo of Elegy
    Elegy Male 13-17
    155 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 8:15 pm
    It seems that nowadays all of the state and government employees are corrupt.
  26. Profile photo of Luniz82
    Luniz82 Male 18-29
    588 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 8:21 pm
    @reganom Just cause that is what was reported does not mean that is what took place. And yes from my few experiences I see cops to be power hungry and love to push civilians around that plus the countless videos of cops shooting unarmed civilian and treating the populace like this is where I get my conclusion. You are guessing from your own thoughts what the rest of them do. No sorting necessary I know what I am saying and it is proven by the countless victims to this gang called the police. The fact that a cop can do what they want to you and you are not allowed to defend yourself or fight back because they are in uniform just goes to show you how corrupt they can and will be when they want with little to no repercussion for them but you will be charged with ridiculous things for defending yourself as a human being. with power comes corruption a MAJORITY of the time. PROVE ME WRONG PLEASE!
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    Luniz82 Male 18-29
    588 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 8:21 pm
    Get back to the herd sheep.
  28. Profile photo of Reganom
    Reganom Male 18-29
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    June 16, 2011 at 8:31 pm
    Linuz82:

    I think you`ll find that it`s absolute power that corrupts absolutely.

    I provide you with some statistics (which by the way I got from an anti cop site) and you come back with conspiracy theories? Let`s say that quite a few cases of misconduct aren`t reported that would still require those 6000 cases to become 200,000 cases against individuals for it to be a majority. Yet that seems highly plausible to you?

    Again to the countless videos you`ve seen i once again point out that normality doesn`t sell. Why would someone video a cop being normal, post it on youtube with the tag "Cop treats me with respect"?

    You ask to "PROVE ME WRONG PLEASE!" yet fail to provide sufficient evidence for me to work with.

  29. Profile photo of Reganom
    Reganom Male 18-29
    505 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 8:38 pm
    Sorry it seems you hobbled together two quotes. You seemed to be paraphrasing spider-man aswell. "with great power comes great responsibility".
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    darkgear6 Male 70 & Over
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    June 16, 2011 at 8:52 pm
    drat the police. PROVE ME WRONG
  31. Profile photo of Luniz82
    Luniz82 Male 18-29
    588 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 8:57 pm
    I am not paraphrasing anything I am stating something. Why do I have to be quoting something to say what I feel? Why can they not be my own idea? Just cause you do not think for yourself does not mean others don`t use your brain it will get you further then letting other think for you. You have still yet to prove me wrong.
  32. Profile photo of Reganom
    Reganom Male 18-29
    505 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 9:08 pm
    Luniz82:

    So you base me not thinking for myself (despite having researched statistics) on what? That i disagree with you?

    I`ve not proved you wrong on what? Please explain what you would like me to prove you wrong with? That power corrupts? That the majority of police are corrupt?
  33. Profile photo of Luniz82
    Luniz82 Male 18-29
    588 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 9:13 pm
    You looked at one website that is not listed and I am sure not based on facts how is that research. Nothing you have said is based on fact yet you insist on calling me wrong prove me wrong. Prove to me that what I have said is untrue. If you can`t then shut your face.
  34. Profile photo of Reganom
    Reganom Male 18-29
    505 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 9:24 pm
    Link

    That is the link for the statistic i mentioned of 6,000.

    The only arguments i can see that you presented are:

    Greater than 50% of police are corrupt.
    That my experiences are less important than the videos you`ve seen.

    I`ve given you a link which you could easily have found yourself (thinking for yourself are you), from a source that is against cops, showing that compared to the number of reports less than 50% of police have been reported for misconduct. That`s assuming that each reported incidence is for a seperate cop.

    Your other argument is merely a selected and biased view point.
  35. Profile photo of Reganom
    Reganom Male 18-29
    505 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 9:27 pm
    As to "not based on facts", it would suggest that a site opposed to cops would surely bump up the numbers for their cause. Is that what you`re suggesting?
  36. Profile photo of Reganom
    Reganom Male 18-29
    505 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 9:29 pm
    Anyway i`m off to bed now, i look forward to seeing what you`ve come up with later.
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    MrTwidget Male 30-39
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    June 16, 2011 at 10:02 pm
    I smell bacon.

    Finally, a comment I would care to read. pfft
  38. Profile photo of number43
    number43 Male 70 & Over
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    June 16, 2011 at 10:13 pm
    Reganom,

    After viewing your fine statistical information I did some fact checking of my own.

    There are over 800,000 law enforcement officers in the US. By most accounts I found they average 5 calls a day that they have to do reports for. That`s about 4 million police/civilian interactions per day, minimum. So for the 14 month period your link used as it`s time frame, that`s about 1.68 billion police/civilian interactions. If you use your sites numbers that equates to 0.00035% of those interactions result in reports of (not confirmed) police misconduct...
  39. Profile photo of Zolaki
    Zolaki Male 18-29
    69 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 10:23 pm
    Well in most states, there is a 2 party notice law. (These states include California)Where it is ILLEGAL and a FELONY (meaning heavy jail time and not just a fine) to record someone without their knowledge of them being recorded.
    Some states have a 1 party law, so you can get away with these kinds of videos but California is not one of them.
    There is a major lawsuit going on right now for this exact thing. In Boston a bystander was filming cops arrest a man, when the cops turned around and saw him filming them they arrested him and charged him with aiding the escape of a prisoner.
    Although it might sound wrong, according to this LAW. The police are WELL within their means to arrest anyone who films them without their knowledge. Note: I DO NOT AGREE WITH THIS poo LAW, but you`re best bet (if you are going to record cops) is to, literally, YELL at the cops and tell them you are recording this, so that they can not say it was secretly recorded, blah blah blah.
    Only in
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    sulu Male 18-29
    994 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 10:23 pm
    As much as Cops suck it`s slowly getting better.

    I mean it`s no Rodney King
  41. Profile photo of Zolaki
    Zolaki Male 18-29
    69 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 10:25 pm
    Only In America (refer to my previous comment)
    Here`s the link to the News article as well if you`d like to read up and not be an uninformed idiot :)
    Story
  42. Profile photo of keith2
    keith2 Male 30-39
    2588 posts
    June 16, 2011 at 10:26 pm
    It`s gotta be their training that makes them this way. Their damn cop school must be teaching them to disregard citizens, arrest them. Force is always necessary.

    Soon, this type of brutality will become the normal accepted behavior of the police.
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    moosehead Male 18-29
    14 posts
    June 17, 2011 at 12:10 am
    44 secs in...
    Officer 1: Get down!
    Officer 2: Get up!
    1: Get down!
    2: Get up!

    Confusing much??
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    xCYBERDYNEx Male 18-29
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    June 17, 2011 at 12:50 am
    A smart cop would have destroyed the evidence
  45. Profile photo of Kickan
    Kickan Male 18-29
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    June 17, 2011 at 4:01 am
    All cops are bastards. Period.
  46. Profile photo of gary8162
    gary8162 Male 40-49
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    June 17, 2011 at 5:49 am
    Bottom line.
    Cops are people. By and large most people (cops included) are good. There are bad people too (again, cops included). Reganom is right about people posting only the bad stuff on YouTube. Who`d watch it if it was cops treating people respectfully? Then it would just be a training video for rookie cops.
    In my 49 years on this planet, I`ve been around cops most of my life (some family members) and guess what I`ve found? Most cops are decent people doing a very difficult and highly stressful job. Show a cop respect and you`ll get respect. Be a dick and most likely, you`ll still get treated respectfully. Be a dick in a high stress situation like what was shown here, and this could be the result.
    Again, I`m not defending what they did...but I understand. Cops are just people. Who among us can say they would have acted better in this situation.
  47. Profile photo of Jowsh
    Jowsh Male 18-29
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    June 17, 2011 at 6:49 am
    L - A - P - D, MUTHA F*CKA!
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    xbx214 Male 18-29
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    June 17, 2011 at 9:03 am
    The officer clearly kicked one of the wheels of the bikes going by sort of dangeriously. There was already a person seemingly on the groud, and I feel those cops for fun chased him down over what he said aloud when he kicked it. The whole issue does seem a bit stupid but he called him out on an obvious mischivious action. There needs to be some kind of action to take seriously when dealing with this ON THE CIVILIANS side. These a group of mobsters in blue uniforms posing as friends to our "benifits".
  49. Profile photo of chimmeychang
    chimmeychang Male 30-39
    685 posts
    June 17, 2011 at 11:06 am
    What video are y`all watching? there was a whole street to ride on, why would you choose to get really close to cops who are obviously detaining one person, and are very heavily out numbered and vulnerable...You don`t get to see what the approaching rider did, you don`t get to hear what he said, you don`t know why the officer made a kicking motion near the bike...All we know is some douche bag filmed it(a poor job at that)posted it, and claimed police brutality... YOU WILL KNOW POLICE BRUTALITY WHEN YOU SEE IT!!!there will be no question, and chances are the people that receive it will deserve it, they will be given a chance to not do the bad stuff they were doing to get the polices attention, and they will do dumb stuff anyway, get the beating and claim it was not their fault, just like any other 5 year old.
  50. Profile photo of VAJENGA
    VAJENGA Male 30-39
    532 posts
    June 17, 2011 at 1:48 pm
    Stupid pigs. Little weak minded men hiding behind their guns and badges. You`re just a tool of the oppressor, and your time will come.
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    agentsmith41 Male 18-29
    27 posts
    June 17, 2011 at 1:50 pm
    @chimmeychang

    It`s thinking like yours that`s the reason our country is heading the direction it is. You can try to justify the officers actions all you want but the fact of the matter is, the videographer was doing nothing wrong and breaking no laws. He wasn`t interfering with the police in any way. They had no right to detain or arrest him at all.

    Our rights are slowly being taken away and with your thinking, it`s only a matter of time before we have no more rights.
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    cyborg Male 13-17
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    June 17, 2011 at 3:29 pm
    when will all these cops caught on camera doing this sh*t ever have consequences? probably never because it`s their word against yours and they`re always `right` be law
  53. Profile photo of Reganom
    Reganom Male 18-29
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    June 17, 2011 at 8:17 pm
    Number43:

    Thanks for that, i was going off some old data. Which shows that not all cops are like that. I notice Linuz82 is now suspiciously quiet.
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    Luniz82 Male 18-29
    588 posts
    June 18, 2011 at 2:10 pm
    Reports do not reflect corrupt cops. How many cases do you think go unreported? How many people go to the police to file a complaint but get turned away and it is done with from there? How many cops let people go because they are friends or use their uniform and position to get free goods or get out of trouble themselves? How many people are stopped, searched and harrased becuase a certain cop doesn`t like the way you look? Are all of these cases reported? Where are your statistics for that? Their are different levels of corruption and not all cases go reported. So to link a site the just tells you of the REPORTED cases is not showing anywhere near the whole picture.
  55. Profile photo of Luniz82
    Luniz82 Male 18-29
    588 posts
    June 18, 2011 at 2:11 pm
    Sorry I don`t have all day to come look at these comments and respond right away some of us are functioning members of society and have jobs to work and families to take care of.
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    Fatninja01 Male 30-39
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    June 18, 2011 at 2:58 pm
    OMG he has a camera, get him!
  57. Profile photo of Reganom
    Reganom Male 18-29
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    June 18, 2011 at 5:00 pm
    Luniz82:

    Why don`t you provide your sources then for this conspriracy? You keep asking me for evidence and then shooting it down because there is this huge cover up. Why don`t you provide some evidence then? Genuine evidence, not just some videos online, as i`ve already explained why that is.
  58. Profile photo of Reganom
    Reganom Male 18-29
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    June 18, 2011 at 5:04 pm
    Oh and congratulations on having being a functioning member of society. The thinly veiled accusations could do with some work however.
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    wingz1206 Female 18-29
    178 posts
    June 18, 2011 at 5:32 pm
    My Step sister is LAPD and there is some dirty cops... actually there are a lot of dirty cops. But it you look at the demographics in Los Angeles there are so many Gang members that being black or Mexican does cause suspicion. Once you Live in L.A. and been a victim of a crime it changes your whole outlook.
  60. Profile photo of Luniz82
    Luniz82 Male 18-29
    588 posts
    June 19, 2011 at 6:17 am
    the difference between me and you is i don`t try to pass my opinions off as facts. i state things based on my experiences and things i witness there fore i am my own proof and source you on the other hand try to pass your opinions off as facts and show some weak ass proof to try and justify it. So when you produce some as you say "genuine evidence" then maybe you will have a leg to stand on til then keep your OPINIONS and try to not pass them off as facts to try and make your self more credible. now what?!?
  61. Profile photo of Luniz82
    Luniz82 Male 18-29
    588 posts
    June 19, 2011 at 6:18 am
    IF you don`t like my opinions then keep your thoughts to yourself. cause you will never win with me. I will not change how I feel or what I think cause some bag o` douche links some weak ass website that proves nothing.
  62. Profile photo of Luniz82
    Luniz82 Male 18-29
    588 posts
    June 19, 2011 at 6:26 am
    So you know I am done with this link and leave feeling the same way I did when I came here in the first place. COPS ARE CORRUPT! They are out to help them selves their cops buddies and push people around. I have no respect for any cops. they have never helped me in anyway and have only stood in the way of getting things done while wasting tax payers money.
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    number43 Male 70 & Over
    759 posts
    June 19, 2011 at 2:18 pm
    "IF you don`t like my opinions then keep your thoughts to yourself."
    -Luniz82

    The irony...so thick...can`t...find...logic!
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    HumboldtPie Male 18-29
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    June 19, 2011 at 7:48 pm
    gotta say luniz, you sound super intelligent

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