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Crazed man jumps on subway tracks for ‘social justice’ [NYC]
New York Post ^ | January 11, 2018 | 8:35am | Stephanie Pagones

Posted on 01/11/2018 8:24:04 AM PST by Olog-hai

A crazed man jumped onto the subway tracks and threatened to kill himself — all while ranting for “equality” and “social justice,” a witness said.

The unidentified man was holding a bottle of vodka when he started yelling and jumped onto the D- and B-line tracks around 1:30 p.m. at the 42nd Street/Bryant Park station on Wednesday, said Brooklyn-based photojournalist Eli Wohl, who captured the scene on film.

“People were mostly pleading with him: ‘Just come up, come up,’” Wohl recalled. “Whatever he did, he kept on mentioning different social issues — women’s rights and racial stuff.” […]

“He said: ‘Should I lick my finger and touch the third rail?’” …

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


TOPICS: Local News; Society; Travel; Weird Stuff
KEYWORDS: equality; nyc; socialjustice; subway
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1 posted on 01/11/2018 8:24:04 AM PST by Olog-hai
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To: Olog-hai

Liberalism is a mental disorder.

(Don’t treat it with vodka)


2 posted on 01/11/2018 8:25:51 AM PST by ClearCase_guy (Benedict McCain is the worst traitor ever to wear the uniform of the US military.)
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To: Olog-hai
“He said: ‘Should I lick my finger and touch the third rail?’”

Yes, but please let me hold your bottle of vodka.

3 posted on 01/11/2018 8:26:31 AM PST by Zuben Elgenubi (NOPe to GOPe)
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To: Olog-hai

Was it Colin Kapernick?


4 posted on 01/11/2018 8:27:42 AM PST by BenLurkin (The above is not a statement of fact. It is either satire or opinion. Or both.)
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To: Olog-hai

Wow - this guy’s mind really went off the rails...


5 posted on 01/11/2018 8:34:24 AM PST by Paulie (America without Christ is like a Chemistry book without the periodic table.)
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To: Zuben Elgenubi

Licking the finger is a nice theatrical move, but wholly unnecessay.


6 posted on 01/11/2018 8:38:12 AM PST by Ouchthatonehurt
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To: Olog-hai
“He said: ‘Should I lick my finger and touch the third rail?’” …

That's what she said.

7 posted on 01/11/2018 8:40:13 AM PST by bar sin·is·ter (Climate Scientology - another example of science fiction morphing into a religious cult)
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To: Olog-hai

Were the tracks hurt?


8 posted on 01/11/2018 8:40:20 AM PST by RealVirginia
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To: Olog-hai

“A crazed man jumped onto the subway tracks and threatened to kill himself — all while ranting for “equality” and “social justice,” a witness said.”

Good news pal, the subway train treats everyone who jumps in front of it exactly equally!


9 posted on 01/11/2018 8:44:32 AM PST by Boogieman
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To: Olog-hai

"....play "switch"....lick a finger on each hand..."

10 posted on 01/11/2018 8:47:17 AM PST by Doogle (( USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand....never store a threat you should have eliminated)))
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To: Olog-hai
The unidentified man was holding a bottle of vodka.....

Empty, I bet or nearly so................

11 posted on 01/11/2018 8:47:33 AM PST by Red Badger (Road Rage lasts 5 minutes. Road Rash lasts 5 months!.....................)
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To: Ouchthatonehurt

Yep, merely Hollywood stuff................


12 posted on 01/11/2018 8:48:20 AM PST by Red Badger (Road Rage lasts 5 minutes. Road Rash lasts 5 months!.....................)
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To: Paulie
Wow - this guy’s mind really went off the rails...

On a Crazy Train.

13 posted on 01/11/2018 8:48:40 AM PST by dfwgator
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To: Olog-hai

Just another day in Liberal Land.


14 posted on 01/11/2018 8:57:48 AM PST by rlmorel (Leftists: American Liberty is the egg that requires breaking to make their Utopian omelette.)
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To: Olog-hai

Hopefully this will become a trend.


15 posted on 01/11/2018 8:59:30 AM PST by Opinionated Blowhard ("When the people find they can vote themselves money, that will herald the end of the republic.")
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To: Olog-hai

Soooooo...

...did he get social justice?


16 posted on 01/11/2018 9:01:49 AM PST by WayneS (An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last. - Winston Churchill)
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To: dfwgator

I see what you did there: Nice!!


17 posted on 01/11/2018 9:11:43 AM PST by Married with Children (At)
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To: Olog-hai

...and yet once again we hope Darwin was right.


18 posted on 01/11/2018 9:16:45 AM PST by strange1 ("Show the enemy harm so he shall not advance" Sun Tzu The Art of War)
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To: Olog-hai

Omg! This is horrible!
Were the trains delayed very long, then?


19 posted on 01/11/2018 9:20:57 AM PST by Ignatz (Winner of a prestigious 1960 Y-chromosome award!)
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To: Olog-hai
Should I lick my finger and touch the third rail?

Only if you cannot successfully define the difference between "social justice in law" and "due process in law".

20 posted on 01/11/2018 9:31:56 AM PST by MosesKnows (Love Many, Trust Few, and Always Paddle Your Own Canoe)
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