Sweet (Black) Miss Sully, 93, Shot to Death By Idiot (White) Cop, 28

Sweet (Black) Miss Sully, 93, Shot to Death By Idiot (White) Cop, 28

Police in Hearne, Texas say officer Steven Stem fired at least five shots at and killed 93-year-old Pearlie 'Miss Sully' Golden after she came out to her yard waving a gun - aka "brandishing a firearm" - evidently because she was some pissed her nephew wanted to take away her car keys after she failed a driving test. Neighbors are doubly upset because Stern also shot and killed a young (black) man in 2012 under questionable circumstances, confirming their long-held belief that local police "are going to do what they want to do." At a vigil held for Golden, who everyone considered family and called Miss Sully, the head of their Next Generation community group noted, "I don't think they would have shot a white 93-year-old woman." 'Nuff said. Stern is on paid administrative leave pending the results of an investigation. Maybe after that the police in Hearne - nay, the police in friggin' every town in oh-so-clearly-non-post-racial America- might try some decent training?

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