Free Republic
Browse · Search
General/Chat
Topics · Post Article

Skip to comments.

Hot New Video Game Spurns Death Threats
KRDO ^ | November 8, 2011

Posted on 11/09/2011 7:28:20 AM PST by ConservativeStatement

AURORA, Colo. -- A customer who didn't get his Call of Duty video game became so irate he threatened to shoot employees and blow up a Best Buy store in Aurora, police said Tuesday.

Police were called just after midnight to the Best Buy near Interstate 70 and Tower Road.

The customer in question, 31 year-old Lomorin Sar, had reportedly pre-ordered the popular game earlier in the day, then became irate when the store ran out of copies.

(Excerpt) Read more at krdo.com ...


TOPICS: Society
KEYWORDS: bestbuy; threat; videos
Video Killed the Radio Star, not the Best Buy employee.
1 posted on 11/09/2011 7:28:22 AM PST by ConservativeStatement
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | View Replies]

To: ConservativeStatement

The word is “spurs”, not “spurns”.


2 posted on 11/09/2011 7:29:09 AM PST by Lurker (The avalanche has begun. The pebbles no longer have a vote.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: ConservativeStatement

"Get a Life!"

3 posted on 11/09/2011 7:29:40 AM PST by dfwgator
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: ConservativeStatement

This guy, who know doubt lives in his mom’s basement, is about to find that in real life you don’t respawn ...


4 posted on 11/09/2011 7:32:04 AM PST by Scythian
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: ConservativeStatement

It arrived today and is sitting right next to me still in shrink-wrap. My wife reviews games.


5 posted on 11/09/2011 7:33:09 AM PST by Berlin_Freeper
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Scythian

Real Life is permadeath, and most gamers hate permadeath, so they refuse to play Real Life. That’s my theory.


6 posted on 11/09/2011 7:34:28 AM PST by Anitius Severinus Boethius
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 4 | View Replies]

To: Lurker

I’ve threatened to rip video game discs out and throw them into the street before, but they usually spurn by threats too. Or more accurately just sit there and ignore my threats.


7 posted on 11/09/2011 7:46:40 AM PST by KarlInOhio (Herman Cain: possibly the escapee most dangerous to the Democrats since Frederick Douglass.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 2 | View Replies]

To: Berlin_Freeper
It arrived today and is sitting right next to me still in shrink-wrap. My wife reviews games.

Does she review beer too. If so she might be the best wfe ever.

8 posted on 11/09/2011 7:47:57 AM PST by KarlInOhio (Herman Cain: possibly the escapee most dangerous to the Democrats since Frederick Douglass.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 5 | View Replies]

To: Lurker

right you are!


9 posted on 11/09/2011 8:09:28 AM PST by brivette
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 2 | View Replies]

To: KarlInOhio

Does she have a sister? ;-)


10 posted on 11/09/2011 8:51:04 AM PST by sandboxshooter (Iraq, Afghanistan, War)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 8 | View Replies]

Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.

Free Republic
Browse · Search
General/Chat
Topics · Post Article

FreeRepublic, LLC, PO BOX 9771, FRESNO, CA 93794
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson