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Occupy DC Movement Violently Interrupts Dinner at Dream Summit
Katy's Conservative Corner ^ | 11/7/11 | Katy Benningfield

Posted on 11/07/2011 7:24:28 PM PST by Nachum

WASHINGTON – Friday night, during the “Tribute to Ronald Reagan Dinner”, radicals with the Occupy DC and a coalition of liberal groups tried violently to crash the Americans for Prosperity Defending the Dream Summit.

These radicals, some of whom carried black flags, wanted to supress rights of individuals to freely assemble and to intimidate conservatives into silence. Black flags often represent anarchy.

Many “Dream” attendees captured the violence on their smart phones. and shared them with the mainstream media. By Saturday morning, the story had became national news. CNN was the first to go national with the story, followed by other outlets. Caleb Hayes, a College Republican from Kansas, was interviewed by at least five different national news sources, as they ran his video of an innocent bystander getting run over by a car from an “occupier”. According to witnesses, the bystander had nothing to do with either group.

All Friday and Saturday afternoon, satellite trucks from media outlets circled the block around the Washington Convention Center, as both Republican Presidential frontrunners, Herman Cain and Mitt Romney, came to speak, along with other top conservatives. The event would have made national news anyway, regardless of the violence that occured, by the Occupiers.

The protestors circled the convention center and tried to enter every single entrance. Police did nothing despite reports that staffers at AFP called 911 four times. However, some video does show police getting involved. Security inside the building quickly moved to lock every entrance and no one was allowed to enter or leave.

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KEYWORDS: afp; dc; movement; occupy; occupydc; ows; ronaldreagan; ronaldreagandinner; violently

1 posted on 11/07/2011 7:24:33 PM PST by Nachum
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To: Salamander
KCC interviewed a wheelchair-bound woman who carried a small service dog. When she was finally allowed to leave and go the two short blocks to her hotel, protestors grabbed her dog and tried to pull her from her chair. Luckily, other conservatives came to her aid and security moved everyone from the center back to their hotels. The dog was safely returned, unharmed.

WOOF

2 posted on 11/07/2011 7:31:29 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (ya don't tug on Superman's cape/ya don't spit into the wind--and ya don't speak well of Mitt to Jim!)
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To: HiTech RedNeck

Try to take my dog and somebody’s getting a beat down.


3 posted on 11/07/2011 7:34:44 PM PST by cripplecreek (A vote for Amnesty is a vote for a permanent Democrat majority. ..Choose well.)
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To: HiTech RedNeck

Even though it would quite hard to “grab” *my* dog, ~if~ they did, they would soon find out what manner of nasty things lurk in the duffel bag I call a “purse”.

IMO, it’s time turn some “real dogs” loose on these walking meat sacks.


4 posted on 11/07/2011 7:46:04 PM PST by Salamander (And I laugh to myself at the men and the ladies, who never conceived of us billion dollar babies.)
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To: cripplecreek

I think we all need to take some big rotweillers with us to events. (snicker)


5 posted on 11/07/2011 7:48:05 PM PST by sheikdetailfeather ("Kick The Communists Out Of Your Govt. And Don't Accept Their Goodies"-Yuri Bezmenov-KGB Defector)
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6 posted on 11/07/2011 7:51:39 PM PST by SunkenCiv (It's never a bad time to FReep this link -- https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Thanks Nachum.


7 posted on 11/07/2011 7:51:44 PM PST by SunkenCiv (It's never a bad time to FReep this link -- https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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To: HiTech RedNeck

It just occurred to me what a golden opportunity I missed during the [pathetic] “Occupy Martinsburg!” event.

I could’ve plastered myself with hundred dollar bills, stickers supporting capitalism and a FR sandwich board and gone for a leisurely stroll amidst the stinking masses.

Odin would’ve REALLY enjoyed that.

[since his “personal space” is limited only by the length of his leash, I think the 15’ training line would have been an hysterically funny choice...coulda looked like Moses parting the Crud Sea]

*sigh*

My life is so full of antagonistic fun, left undone.

:-\


8 posted on 11/07/2011 7:54:41 PM PST by Salamander (And I laugh to myself at the men and the ladies, who never conceived of us billion dollar babies.)
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To: Nachum

agreed, we are at the point that black panthers can intimidate voters, guns given to our enemies, the president is not held accountable under the law and these aholes know no one will do anything, they will get bolder, time to end this crapshow..


9 posted on 11/07/2011 7:57:48 PM PST by aces
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To: Nachum

Thanks for posting this Nachum. Here is the youtube vid if anyone is interested.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=prgkEAuSQT0&feature=player_embedded ^


10 posted on 11/07/2011 7:57:48 PM PST by Outlaw Woman (Hello, Hello...Remember me... I'm everything you can't control...)
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To: sheikdetailfeather
Nah...take something that puts the fear of the Devil himself in the filthy maggots.

Much faster, more agile and they do so love their "job".

Y'all pay my gas and we'll volunteer to lead your parades....:)

11 posted on 11/07/2011 8:02:05 PM PST by Salamander (And I laugh to myself at the men and the ladies, who never conceived of us billion dollar babies.)
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To: Outlaw Woman

Should have pulled out some nightsticks and mace and gone civilized on them..


12 posted on 11/07/2011 8:04:19 PM PST by aces
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To: Outlaw Woman

I watched part of that but The Boy is laying here with his head on my hip and the rumbling in his chest got to be too much and I backed out.

[didn’t wanting him going after my laptop screen]...LOL

He *so* hates ‘threatening crowds’.


13 posted on 11/07/2011 8:09:43 PM PST by Salamander (And I laugh to myself at the men and the ladies, who never conceived of us billion dollar babies.)
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To: Salamander

Awwww...priorities! :)


14 posted on 11/07/2011 8:18:50 PM PST by Outlaw Woman (Hello, Hello...Remember me... I'm everything you can't control...)
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To: aces

Mace and nightsticks are not nearly as much fun as this.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yadeRfqjMMM


15 posted on 11/07/2011 8:19:24 PM PST by Salamander (And I laugh to myself at the men and the ladies, who never conceived of us billion dollar babies.)
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To: Outlaw Woman

Yup.

It takes Alienware 10 days to replace a broken screen....LOL


16 posted on 11/07/2011 8:20:39 PM PST by Salamander (And I laugh to myself at the men and the ladies, who never conceived of us billion dollar babies.)
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To: Salamander

Yea, I have 3 German shepherds ...we walk out in the country, one dog circles my wife continually the others are by her side..very protective and very well trained..


17 posted on 11/07/2011 8:37:05 PM PST by aces
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To: aces

Good dogs!

Scruffle their ears for me....:)

Odin walks tight up against me, with his head pressed against my left hip.

If somebody “enters our space”, he moves in front of me, between them and me [”blocking”] and notifies them that they’re treading on dangerous ground.

If I think they’re “okay”, I’ll tell him and goes back to the hip but sometimes, he refuses and stands his ground.

I trust his judgement more than my own and move away from that person.

He’s been dead right at least once and I’m not about to over-ride his obviously better judgement.

Oddly enough, I did not teach him the hip/block stuff.

He started doing that of his own accord when he was about 6 months old.

I ~knew~ then I’d really picked a winner....:)


18 posted on 11/07/2011 8:46:43 PM PST by Salamander (And I laugh to myself at the men and the ladies, who never conceived of us billion dollar babies.)
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To: Salamander

They’d ignore you and Odin and grab the $100 bills.


19 posted on 11/07/2011 9:16:21 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (ya don't tug on Superman's cape/ya don't spit into the wind--and ya don't speak well of Mitt to Jim!)
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To: HiTech RedNeck

I would imagine it’d be rather hard to grab anything using just a bloody stump.


20 posted on 11/07/2011 9:31:18 PM PST by Salamander (And I laugh to myself at the men and the ladies, who never conceived of us billion dollar babies.)
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To: Salamander; Odhinn

Great links, great Odhinn!


21 posted on 11/08/2011 5:09:06 PM PST by TheOldLady (FReepmail me to get ON or OFF the ZOT LIGHTNING ping list)
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