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Justice in America is increasingly dependent on the color of your skin, both because of leftwing judiciary as well as the FEAR of consequences normal citizens have going against the system. This is especially true for White law enforcement officers.

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So your first post here is not an introduction, or a discussion of beliefs, but you hopping directly into PD immediately to make a post explicitly about a hot button topic?

There was a situation here a month or three ago that started out a very similar way with another individual of the form (username)(##).
 

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So your first post here is not an introduction, or a discussion of beliefs, but you hopping directly into PD immediately to make a post


Dang,
you're very "aware of and concerned about social issues", I can't help but notice.
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Justice in America is increasingly dependent on the color of your skin, both because of leftwing judiciary as well as the FEAR of consequences normal citizens have going against the system. This is especially true for White law enforcement officers.

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Welcome to IIDB Douglas32.

Can I just call you Doug? My typing isn't so great.
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Justice in America is increasingly dependent on the color of your skin, both because of leftwing judiciary as well as the FEAR of consequences normal citizens have going against the system. This is especially true for White law enforcement officers.

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Justice in America has always been dependent on the color of your skin. Just ask any person of color.
 

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Justice in America is increasingly dependent on the color of your skin, both because of leftwing judiciary as well as the FEAR of consequences normal citizens have going against the system. This is especially true for White law enforcement officers.

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Justice in America has always been dependent on the color of your skin. Just ask any person of color.
I'm sure you believe this.

It's not true.

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Justice in America is increasingly dependent on the color of your skin, both because of leftwing judiciary as well as the FEAR of consequences normal citizens have going against the system. This is especially true for White law enforcement officers.

Message to White Law Enforcement - Video
Justice in America has always been dependent on the color of your skin. Just ask any person of color.
I'm sure you believe this.

It's not true.

Tom

Ok I'll bite. :sneaky: If not always when did it stop? If you believe there was never a time Justice in America was dependent on color, don't bother replying.

Edit: I don't need a specific date just a range.
 

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I worked in retail for 15 years before I switched careers. As a result, I believe I have paid my fucking dues for around Christmas time and minimise my interaction with shops and people I don't know. I get all my Christmas shopping done before November (or at the very latest December 5th) and do my final grocery shop 7-10 days out from Christmas. If I need milk or bread I will go to a servo and just wear the markup. This reduces my exposure to every shitty Christmas song in creation, a third of them I am convinced Mariah fucking Carey is solely responsible for.

This is not a derail, I just need to provide some context. After checking out the video from a neo Nazi "free speech" youtube clone website, and seeing Mr Mannerbund also made videos titled, "Turn back time in South Africa" and "Israel's eye in the sky", I am fucking annoyed with myself that I didn't buy any popcorn last Wednesday. Maybe I can scab some off the neighbours because this thread is going to be fucking awesome.
 

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Nevermind TomC. That would be a derail. I really don't appreciate Sherrif Grady Judd being used in that garbage video. He's my favorite Sheriff in Florida and I tell you what, he wouldn't blink at that trash.
 

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Justice in America is increasingly dependent on the color of your skin, both because of leftwing judiciary as well as the FEAR of consequences normal citizens have going against the system. This is especially true for White law enforcement officers.

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Justice in America has always been dependent on the color of your skin. Just ask any person of color.
I'm sure you believe this.

It's not true.

Tom
You are mistaken.
 

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I can't help but notice OP hasn't been back to the forums since they posted the thread... And this is the only thing they posted here.
 

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Justice in America is increasingly dependent on the color of your skin, both because of leftwing judiciary as well as the FEAR of consequences normal citizens have going against the system. This is especially true for White law enforcement officers.

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Law enforcement has a history of racism in this country ever since it was founded and developed on the backs of slaves.

"Whereas great disorders, insolencies and burglaries are oft times raised and committed in the night time by Indian, Negro, and Molatto Servants and Slaves to the Disquiet and hurt of her Majesty's subjects, No Indian, Negro, or Molatto is to be from Home after 9 o'clock."
 

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Putting aside the OP commentary.


The worse case short answer is Capone era Chicago. Here in Seattle drug related shootings between rivals are common. Someone was shot during a drug deal a block from where I live.

Seattle police report that with relaxed law enforcement and prosecution policies criminals are comming here to exploit it.

Local reporting says that homeless camps are being used as fronts for urganized crime.

Recently there was a car jacking by 3 teens who drove around shooting at random.
 

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Putting aside the OP commentary.


The worse case short answer is Capone era Chicago. Here in Seattle drug related shootings between rivals are common. Someone was shot during a drug deal a block from where I live.

Seattle police report that with relaxed law enforcement and prosecution policies criminals are comming here to exploit it.

Local reporting says that homeless camps are being used as fronts for urganized crime.

Recently there was a car jacking by 3 teens who drove around shooting at random.
I literally have no idea what you are trying to say. It sounds like bullshit, but I'm prepared to give you the benefit of the doubt. I'm very sorry, you need to make yourself more clear.
 

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Justice in America is increasingly dependent on the color of your skin, both because of leftwing judiciary as well as the FEAR of consequences normal citizens have going against the system. This is especially true for White law enforcement officers.

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Blacks have absolutely taken over America. We've got piccaninny Senators, jigaboos in the House, and a coon on the supreme court. They even put a darkie into the White House! — Can you believe it?? Prisons are full of white men (mostly sent up by black judges) while black thugs are free to walk around with automatic weapons, immune from police. College admissions is done in Ebonics now instead of English. Corporate Boards of Directors often have a token White Christian, but that token is typically a mask-wearing cuck who votes for baby killers.

The whole system is so rigged in favor of blacks, that White men have taken to painting themselves black when applying for a job or a bank loan, or even when hitting on a hot chick. But to stop this, our black overloads will soon be imitating Hitler and forcing whites to wear white stars on their clothing.

Many states are controlled by an alliance of the Black Party, lesbians and the Jihadists, and their legislatures are already taking steps to suppress the white vote. It's just a matter of time before there's a constitutional amendment to make each white voter only count 3/5.

Real Americans need to arm themselves with AR-15s before it's too late. Use a name like Muhammed X Slaveson when you apply — if the gummint suspects you're White they'll deny you your gun.
 

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Putting aside the OP commentary.


The worse case short answer is Capone era Chicago. Here in Seattle drug related shootings between rivals are common. Someone was shot during a drug deal a block from where I live.

Seattle police report that with relaxed law enforcement and prosecution policies criminals are comming here to exploit it.

Local reporting says that homeless camps are being used as fronts for urganized crime.

Recently there was a car jacking by 3 teens who drove around shooting at random.
I literally have no idea what you are trying to say. It sounds like bullshit, but I'm prepared to give you the benefit of the doubt. I'm very sorry, you need to make yourself more clear.
No, you're right. It's bullshit.
 

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Putting aside the OP commentary.


The worse case short answer is Capone era Chicago. Here in Seattle drug related shootings between rivals are common. Someone was shot during a drug deal a block from where I live.

Seattle police report that with relaxed law enforcement and prosecution policies criminals are comming here to exploit it.

Local reporting says that homeless camps are being used as fronts for urganized crime.

Recently there was a car jacking by 3 teens who drove around shooting at random.

Were @steve_bank a trans person, or a black person, or a female person, would describing his personal history as "bullshit" still be acceptable on IIDB?

I don't think it would. But he's a cis-het white male. So it is.

Stay in your place Steve! Don't get uppity!
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What happens when good people no longer go into law enforcement?​


Well, statistically, we won't be able to tell the difference. Remember: the saying goes, “One bad apple can spoil the bunch."
This is especially true for law enforcement. The "good ones" as you refer to them now, are simply the observers that keep their mouths shut as their fellow police officers abuse their position, and the populace.
 

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Putting aside the OP commentary.


The worse case short answer is Capone era Chicago. Here in Seattle drug related shootings between rivals are common. Someone was shot during a drug deal a block from where I live.

Seattle police report that with relaxed law enforcement and prosecution policies criminals are comming here to exploit it.

Local reporting says that homeless camps are being used as fronts for urganized crime.

Recently there was a car jacking by 3 teens who drove around shooting at random.

Were @steve_bank a trans person, or a black person, or a female person, would describing his personal history as "bullshit" still be acceptable on IIDB?

I don't think it would. But he's a cis-het white male. So it is.

Stay in your place Steve! Don't get uppity!
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Nothing in Steve's post is 'personal history'. It's a mish-mash of vaguely sourced hearsay.

The closest it gets to being 'personal history' is the unsupported claim of an event "a block from where I live", which might vaguely imply that it's an eyewitness account, but which context suggests is not in fact anything more than hearsay. It's noticeable that Steve makes no claim to have seen or heard anything first-hand in any part of his post; And that he provides no sources other than the vague 'Seattle police', with no link to the particular police statements, nor any indication that police statements are being quoted or even accurately summarised.

We are right not to take his word about what Seattle police did or did not report. Or about what "Local reporting" might or might not say.

Unsourced assertions about the claims of third parties that vaguely support a political stance are the very essence of bullshit, and can and should be called out as such whoever makes them.

And your insinuation that calling this bullshit out would be unacceptable on this board if it came from "a trans person, or a black person, or a female person" is bullshit too - it's unsubstantiated, defamatory, and factually wrong.
 

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Putting aside the OP commentary.


The worse case short answer is Capone era Chicago. Here in Seattle drug related shootings between rivals are common. Someone was shot during a drug deal a block from where I live.

Seattle police report that with relaxed law enforcement and prosecution policies criminals are comming here to exploit it.

Local reporting says that homeless camps are being used as fronts for urganized crime.

Recently there was a car jacking by 3 teens who drove around shooting at random.

Were @steve_bank a trans person, or a black person, or a female person, would describing his personal history as "bullshit" still be acceptable on IIDB?

I don't think it would. But he's a cis-het white male. So it is.

Stay in your place Steve! Don't get uppity!
Tom
Nothing in Steve's post is 'personal history'. It's a mish-mash of vaguely sourced hearsay.

The closest it gets to being 'personal history' is the unsupported claim of an event "a block from where I live", which might vaguely imply that it's an eyewitness account, but which context suggests is not in fact anything more than hearsay. It's noticeable that Steve makes no claim to have seen or heard anything first-hand in any part of his post; And that he provides no sources other than the vague 'Seattle police', with no link to the particular police statements, nor any indication that police statements are being quoted or even accurately summarised.

We are right not to take his word about what Seattle police did or did not report. Or about what "Local reporting" might or might not say.

Unsourced assertions about the claims of third parties that vaguely support a political stance are the very essence of bullshit, and can and should be called out as such whoever makes them.

And your insinuation that calling this bullshit out would be unacceptable on this board if it came from "a trans person, or a black person, or a female person" is bullshit too - it's unsubstantiated, defamatory, and factually wrong.
Not to mention there is nothing in his story that doesn't happen regularly in every medium to large city across the entire country.

Just last week my wife heard someone walked into a house a block away and held up the occupant at gunpoint and robbed him. A couple months ago a guy another block away woke up to find a dead body in his driveway.

I've told the story a couple years ago about the 17 yr old gang banger that lived next door to us. He'd have parties in the front yard 'til all hours of the night. Someone stood in my front yard and emptied their 9mm into the crowd. Luckily only one person was hit. A few weeks later a drive by occurred again towards the same house.

Steve's story is nothing special... at all.
 

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Putting aside the OP commentary.


The worse case short answer is Capone era Chicago. Here in Seattle drug related shootings between rivals are common. Someone was shot during a drug deal a block from where I live.

Seattle police report that with relaxed law enforcement and prosecution policies criminals are comming here to exploit it.

Local reporting says that homeless camps are being used as fronts for urganized crime.

Recently there was a car jacking by 3 teens who drove around shooting at random.

Were @steve_bank a trans person, or a black person, or a female person, would describing his personal history as "bullshit" still be acceptable on IIDB?

I don't think it would. But he's a cis-het white male. So it is.

Stay in your place Steve! Don't get uppity!
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Nothing in Steve's post is 'personal history'. It's a mish-mash of vaguely sourced hearsay.

The closest it gets to being 'personal history' is the unsupported claim of an event "a block from where I live", which might vaguely imply that it's an eyewitness account, but which context suggests is not in fact anything more than hearsay. It's noticeable that Steve makes no claim to have seen or heard anything first-hand in any part of his post; And that he provides no sources other than the vague 'Seattle police', with no link to the particular police statements, nor any indication that police statements are being quoted or even accurately summarised.

We are right not to take his word about what Seattle police did or did not report. Or about what "Local reporting" might or might not say.

Unsourced assertions about the claims of third parties that vaguely support a political stance are the very essence of bullshit, and can and should be called out as such whoever makes them.

And your insinuation that calling this bullshit out would be unacceptable on this board if it came from "a trans person, or a black person, or a female person" is bullshit too - it's unsubstantiated, defamatory, and factually wrong.
Not to mention there is nothing in his story that doesn't happen regularly in every medium to large city across the entire country.

Just last week my wife heard someone walked into a house a block away and held up the occupant at gunpoint and robbed him. A couple months ago a guy another block away woke up to find a dead body in his driveway.

I've told the story a couple years ago about the 17 yr old gang banger that lived next door to us. He'd have parties in the front yard 'til all hours of the night. Someone stood in my front yard and emptied their 9mm into the crowd. Luckily only one person was hit. A few weeks later a drive by occurred again towards the same house.

Steve's story is nothing special... at all.
Man, a year or so ago, there was a carjacking a couple blocks south of me. I heard the automatic gunfire from our house, and then the carjackers, in the carjacked car, struck my husband's favorite tree. 4 people were injured; dunno if anyone died.

Then there was a driveby shooting at a neighbor's house across the street, and the another neighbor on the block who has kids.

The thing the victims have in common is that they are excessively obnoxious as neighbors; one has threatened me on the street on front of his kid for merely being disappointed visibly in his illegal parking in the bus stop, and the other is host to a tree removal service company/family that occupies a third of the street side parking on the block.

Neither is good or acceptable; there are children in one of those homes!

At one point I also found a bag that had clearly been used to ship a large quantity of weed in it. At least a kilo weight from the creases and the size.

My suspicion is that the drug war is propping up neighborhood distribution networks; an affordable dispensary on the block would make all this bullshit go away.

Maybe then, we could turn the taxes towards better educational funding in the neighborhood.
 

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And your insinuation that calling this bullshit out would be unacceptable on this board if it came from "a trans person, or a black person, or a female person" is bullshit too - it's unsubstantiated, defamatory, and factually wrong.

Try calling the personal experiences of @Gospel, @SigmatheZeta , or @Toni bullshit and see how far that gets you.

Tom
 

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I understand and agree with bilby's reason for calling unsubstantiated claims bullshit. I recognize that I have shared personal experiences on this forum with no evidence however I do not expect anyone to believe me. However, on the other note, I have nothing else to say but I don't care to someone that doesn't believe me because their belief doesn't change my experiences nor do I expect anyone to change their views based on what I shared. I share them because I'm crazy enough to think members of this board are worth sharing them with.
 

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I can't help but notice OP hasn't been back to the forums since they posted the thread... And this is the only thing they posted here.

I have no proof but it's possible the OP was one of those good cops that now has to focus on finding a new job after this post was discovered on a department monitored computer. :sneaky:
 

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Generally, I am rooted in both ancient Epicurean and ancient Pyrrhonist sentiments, although I am somewhat sympathetic toward the intentions behind ancient Cynicism.
And your insinuation that calling this bullshit out would be unacceptable on this board if it came from "a trans person, or a black person, or a female person" is bullshit too - it's unsubstantiated, defamatory, and factually wrong.

Try calling the personal experiences of @Gospel, @SigmatheZeta , or @Toni bullshit and see how far that gets you.

Tom
Have you not noticed how much transphobic hate there is ON THIS BOARD, WHICH REPRESENTS THE TRADITONALLY LIBERAL/LIBERTARIAN SECULAR COMMUNITY?
 

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And your insinuation that calling this bullshit out would be unacceptable on this board if it came from "a trans person, or a black person, or a female person" is bullshit too - it's unsubstantiated, defamatory, and factually wrong.

Try calling the personal experiences of @Gospel, @SigmatheZeta , or @Toni bullshit and see how far that gets you.

Tom
Have you not noticed how much transphobic hate there is ON THIS BOARD, WHICH REPRESENTS THE TRADITONALLY LIBERAL/LIBERTARIAN SECULAR COMMUNITY?

No.
Quite the contrary.

I'm confident that no poster has ever dismissed your personal experience with "bullshit".

I could be wrong, I don't read every post on the forum. Maybe someone did. But I doubt it, because I know the forum's culture pretty well.
Tom
 

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No.
Quite the contrary.

I'm confident that no poster has ever dismissed your personal experience with "bullshit".

I could be wrong, I don't read every post on the forum. Maybe someone did. But I doubt it, because I know the forum's culture pretty well.
Tom
The Seattle police have self-interested reasons to report that people are moving to the Seattle area to commit crimes.

The anecdotal report of a crime in a neighborhood is not evidence of more crime being committed because there are either fewer police or less enforcement.

As someone else pointed out, no one dismissed a personal experience. So why you keep repeating that canard is a bit disappointing.

And there is no evidence that you know this forum's culture well, let alone, pretty well.

And, of course, the obvious racist content of the OP seems to have flown past a number of participants in this thread.
 

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And your insinuation that calling this bullshit out would be unacceptable on this board if it came from "a trans person, or a black person, or a female person" is bullshit too - it's unsubstantiated, defamatory, and factually wrong.

Try calling the personal experiences of @Gospel, @SigmatheZeta , or @Toni bullshit and see how far that gets you.

Tom
You're still clinging to your erroneous idea that the post in question contains 'personal experiences'.

Calling out personal experiences of ANY member here as 'bullshit' is a ToU violation and would incur an infraction regardless of sexuality, colour or gender.

I am acting with impunity NOT because Steve is cis, white and male, but because he hasn't presented anything other than hearsay, and there's no rule against calling hearsay out for the bullshit that it is.

You appear to be desperate to find bigotry and oppression where none exists; You should probably stop doing that before people start thinking you a fool.
 

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Well, where I live 2, nearby Jr. High school boys were kidnapped, raped, and one killed before the perp was caught. And the gang/drug violence is rampant; and woman look under their cars to look for bad guys and rapists....Oh wait, that was soooooo 1970's when I was a kid myself (with per capita murder rates far far higher than today)...never mind.
 

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Well, where I live 2, nearby Jr. High school boys were kidnapped, raped, and one killed before the perp was caught. And the gang/drug violence is rampant; and woman look under their cars to look for bad guys and rapists....Oh wait, that was soooooo 1970's when I was a kid myself (with per capita murder rates far far higher than today)...never mind.
It's almost like shit has always been bad, cops have always been shitty, crime has always been rampant, and that the only thing that has really changed is the advent of our ability to be aware of it through social media.
 

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You're still clinging to your erroneous idea that the post in question contains 'personal experiences'.
He's describing the situation where he lives. It's not like he's describing the situation in Minneapolis or somewhere.

I cannot vouch for the accuracy of his observations, I've never even been to Seattle. But there's nothing implausible about them either.

I can't help but think that the main reason his observations are being dismissed is due to the fact that they don't match the "The police are the problem" narrative.
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You appear to be desperate to find bigotry and oppression where none exists; You should probably stop doing that before people start thinking you a fool.
May I use this quote as a response to post #26?
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Well, where I live 2, nearby Jr. High school boys were kidnapped, raped, and one killed before the perp was caught. And the gang/drug violence is rampant; and woman look under their cars to look for bad guys and rapists....Oh wait, that was soooooo 1970's when I was a kid myself (with per capita murder rates far far higher than today)...never mind.
I was on a local FB group and people were complaining about rampant crime. I found an article from the local paper that showed crime being down 85% since the seventies.
 

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I can't help but think that the main reason his observations are being dismissed is due to the fact that they don't match the "The police are the problem" narrative.
Tom
It has not occurred to you that it may be that his observations are immaterial to the OP may be a factor?
 

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Well, where I live 2, nearby Jr. High school boys were kidnapped, raped, and one killed before the perp was caught. And the gang/drug violence is rampant; and woman look under their cars to look for bad guys and rapists....Oh wait, that was soooooo 1970's when I was a kid myself (with per capita murder rates far far higher than today)...never mind.
I was on a local FB group and people were complaining about rampant crime. I found an article from the local paper that showed crime being down 85% since the seventies.
Is this personal experience, or is it just some more bullshit? Second hand hearsay, or can you deliver evidence from a source accepted by me?
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I can't help but think that the main reason his observations are being dismissed is due to the fact that they don't match the "The police are the problem" narrative.
Tom
It has not occurred to you that it may be that his observations are immaterial to the OP may be a factor?

OMFG!?
A derail? On IIDB?

Please God, tell me it ain't true!
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Well, where I live 2, nearby Jr. High school boys were kidnapped, raped, and one killed before the perp was caught. And the gang/drug violence is rampant; and woman look under their cars to look for bad guys and rapists....Oh wait, that was soooooo 1970's when I was a kid myself (with per capita murder rates far far higher than today)...never mind.
I was on a local FB group and people were complaining about rampant crime. I found an article from the local paper that showed crime being down 85% since the seventies.
Is this personal experience, or is it just some more bullshit? Second hand hearsay, or can you deliver evidence from a source accepted by me?
Tom
Are you schmecking me? ;)
 

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Well, where I live 2, nearby Jr. High school boys were kidnapped, raped, and one killed before the perp was caught. And the gang/drug violence is rampant; and woman look under their cars to look for bad guys and rapists....Oh wait, that was soooooo 1970's when I was a kid myself (with per capita murder rates far far higher than today)...never mind.
I was on a local FB group and people were complaining about rampant crime. I found an article from the local paper that showed crime being down 85% since the seventies.
Is this personal experience, or is it just some more bullshit? Second hand hearsay, or can you deliver evidence from a source accepted by me?
Tom
Are you schmecking me? ;)
Man, I wish I could get shmecked that reliably!

Hearsay; unreliable personal experience: (unstated: crime is getting worse and I know this because) crime happened!

Valid personal experience: I have watchrd people complain about worsening crime, but measured statistics I have seen indicate crime is not getting worse.

Also valid personal experience: I have had many experiences with discrimination and bullying therefore bullying is a problem (for me).

Observe, the unreliable personal experience takes an observation and jumps to a non sequitur: that their perceptions create a reality of worsening crime.

The valid experiences do not suffer from this non sequitur; the former uses actual measures crime statistics to test the perceptions of personal experience; the latter merely makes observation that an experience has happened and all on its own indicates a problem for the speaker, from their perspective.

The key here is the isolation to perspective in the latter and the use of statistical validation in the former.

Making claims of reality, rather than merely of experience of that reality, is where it breaks down for Steve.
 

bilby

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You're still clinging to your erroneous idea that the post in question contains 'personal experiences'.
He's describing the situation where he lives. It's not like he's describing the situation in Minneapolis or somewhere.

I cannot vouch for the accuracy of his observations, I've never even been to Seattle. But there's nothing implausible about them either.

I can't help but think that the main reason his observations are being dismissed is due to the fact that they don't match the "The police are the problem" narrative.
Tom
He is describing other people's descriptions of the situation near where he lives.
 

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Are you schmecking me? ;)

I don't think you can afford me.
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I think more accurately, he wouldn't afford you.
Of course not.
Luv U 2!
Tom
Well, mostly it's because I'm pretty sure ZiprHead likes his Shmecking to involve breasts and feminine behavior. I cannot say for certain what gender based kinks or fetishes hold sway in their universe, however, so YMMV.

Me on the other hand, well, I think that's where we'd be getting into "couldn't afford it" range. Which is to say, you couldn't afford me. Hell, Amazon can't afford me and it isn't for a lack of trying. I swear, I'm getting 2-3 mails a week from their recruiters nowadays, no matter how many times I say "no, I won't work for a company that leverages monopoly powers to perform price fixing."
 

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What happens when good people no longer go into law enforcement?

Most people who want to be front line cops are grown up Rittenhouses looking to shoot someone who desperately needs shooting (per cop culture) and be celebrated for it by their peers.
Who else wants a high stress, low pay, dangerous job that holds the sole benefit of having license to kill (albeit slightly limited)?
 

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Well, mostly it's because I'm pretty sure ZiprHead likes his Shmecking to involve

I'd ask @ZiprHead how you came to be an internet expert on his Shmecking preferences.

But I won't.
I prefer not to know some things.

Tom
 

Jarhyn

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Well, mostly it's because I'm pretty sure ZiprHead likes his Shmecking to involve

I'd ask @ZiprHead how you came to be an internet expert on his Shmecking preferences.

But I won't.
I prefer not to know some things.

Tom
Mind reading, of course. Which is to say the words produced by whichever mind happened to be behind the identity "ZiprHead" over these long years.
 
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