All Further Articles for 2012-12-24

Monday, December 24, 2012
Austin Cops Arrest Santa For Being Nice and Chalking 'Peace' on Sidewalk
Occupy Austin held a rally for "acclaimed Arctic peace activist Kris Kringle" after he was arrested by Texas state troopers for chalking incendiary words like ‘Community,’ ‘Peace,’ ‘Grace’ on the sidewalk with kids who had gathered for the event. After wrestling Santa to the ground and handcuffing him, troopers also arrested an elf who chalked “Free Santa.” Videos by unhappy, incredulous observers. Maybe Texas should secede.
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This Is Insane
Four volunteer firefighters were shot - two killed - responding to an early morning fire in upstate New York. Hey, we know. Let's arm firefighters, teachers, mail deliverers, road workers, store clerks, movie ticket-takers, pet groomers, car washers, gardeners, babysitters....Jesus. Update : The shooter had the same semi-automatic used in Newtown.
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