All Further Articles for 2014-10-08

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
No Charges For Baby-Burning Butt-Stupid Cops Because Hey Mistakes Happen
A grand jury in Georgia has declined to charge any of the cops in a botched drug raid who threw a stun grenade into the crib of Bounkham “Baby Bou Bou” Phonesavanh, severely burning him, detaching his nose from his face and possibly causing brain damage, arguing that though the raid was "not in accordance with best practices," there was no "criminal negligence." The kicker: The county will not help pay for Bou Bou's medical expenses because to do so "would be in violation of the law."
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Human Nature 1, NRA Talking Points 0
Police in Oregon are looking for a suspect who at gunpoint robbed a guy proudly open-carrying his new gun, because the suspect liked the second guy's gun better than his own, thus proving the sage NRA theory the only thing that can stop a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun, unless the good guy has a gun that's cooler and shinier than the bad guy, in which case, not so much. One gleeful response to the news: "Damn, someone found a loophole in the otherwise-flawless logic of (the) NRA."
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