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Nazi-Like Propaganda Thrown In Neighborhood Lawns (Lubbock, TX)
KCBD NewsChannel 11 ^ | 23 August 2006 | Staff

Posted on 08/23/2006 7:11:37 PM PDT by Army Air Corps

Residents in the Tech Terrace neighborhood and other parts of Lubbock woke up to what they call an unpleasant surprise. Overnight, an anonymous person threw flyers with Nazi-like propaganda in the yards of several homes. NewsChannel 11's Suleika Acosta brings us this story from Tech Terrace.

Dozens of residents woke up Wednesday morning with plastic bags in their front yards. Inside the bags are two flyers rolled up in a rubber band with some rocks. We spoke with one long-time resident of Tech Terrace who says throwing this propaganda in her yard is unacceptable.

Early Wednesday morning when residents woke up to get their newspapers out of the front yards, they found a package they were not expecting.

"My thoughts are that I am very unhappy with this, I feel like we're going back to Nazi Germany time," says Resident Cindy Jobe.

Inside the bags, residents found flyers containing negative messages about Jewish people and racial mixing. Cindy has lived in Tech Terrace for 30 years and says she's never received anything like this.  "They shouldn't do this if they don't know that I'm not promoting them and they should ask before they start throwing things in your yard," she says.

The flyers appear to be a recruitment tool, hoping to gain attention but Councilman Gary Boren says the only attention the flyer should receive, is to be treated as garbage. "I look at this as strictly litter and trash and I would encourage anyone to throw it in a proper trash can and take it for what it's worth and that's trash," he says.

Boren tells us he is disappointed someone would go to great lengths to spread hateful messages in his district. "It's full of hate and we don't need any more of that in Lubbock, Texas," he adds.

Cindy and other Tech Terrace residents tell us they plan to take action by contacting the organization on the flyer. "I believe I will be getting on the phone and calling this telephone number and tell them in the future they'd better not throw anything on my lawn like this,' she says. 

We're told police are investigating the incident. They are treating this as a case of littering.


TOPICS: Culture/Society; Government; US: Texas
KEYWORDS: hatefulidiots; nazis; neonazi; notfromaroundhere; propoganda
This is the second time in the past five years or so that some inbred Neo-Nazi group has tried to distribute their literature.
1 posted on 08/23/2006 7:11:40 PM PDT by Army Air Corps
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To: hispanarepublicana

Hub Ping!


2 posted on 08/23/2006 7:12:11 PM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four fried chickens and a coke)
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To: Army Air Corps

What's the name of the group? Anyone know?


3 posted on 08/23/2006 7:14:07 PM PDT by phoenix0468 (http://www.mylocalforum.com -- Go Speak Your Mind.)
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To: phoenix0468

A local radio station named the group. I do not recall the full name, but it did have "National Socialist" in the title.


4 posted on 08/23/2006 7:16:28 PM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four fried chickens and a coke)
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To: Army Air Corps

I wish I could stop the three "free" newspapers that are thrown on my lawn every Friday.

Either it's okay to toss crap on your lawn or it's not, regardless of the content.


5 posted on 08/23/2006 7:19:00 PM PDT by Dog Gone
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To: Army Air Corps
I guess its a good thing that these Texas Nazis haven't figured out that the Internet exists. Then again, maybe their dragging knuckles can only work a mimeograph machine.
6 posted on 08/23/2006 7:20:56 PM PDT by King Moonracer (Bad lighting and cheap fabric, that how you sell clothing.)
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To: Dog Gone

I don't get much stuff on the lawn. The local paper gave-up throwing promotional copies on my lawn because I never subscribed and used the paper to protect the garage floor when I stain furniture.


7 posted on 08/23/2006 7:22:19 PM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four fried chickens and a coke)
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To: King Moonracer

Well, these guys are "not from around here". In west Texas, someone is likely to get the crap beaten out of them for trespassing while distributing this crap.


8 posted on 08/23/2006 7:23:50 PM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four fried chickens and a coke)
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To: Army Air Corps
This could also be the work of a DUmmie, just something to consider.

It's probably neo-Nazis, but sometimes the two are indistinguishable.
9 posted on 08/23/2006 7:25:37 PM PDT by KJC1 ("Thank you for the Hezbollah view." (Tony Snow to Helen Thomas))
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To: phoenix0468

Dixie Chicks?


10 posted on 08/23/2006 7:26:57 PM PDT by Barneysbiggestfan
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To: KJC1

According to news reports here, the "literature" contains really foul statements abouts Jews, so it could be the work of the DUmmies. ;-)

The handbills also contained nasty statements about "race mixing". What a bunch of drooling idiots.


11 posted on 08/23/2006 7:28:25 PM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four fried chickens and a coke)
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To: Army Air Corps
Thats what I thought. Nazism works in Illinois because of all the liberal toughs and union thugs with time on their hands.
12 posted on 08/23/2006 7:28:42 PM PDT by King Moonracer (Bad lighting and cheap fabric, that how you sell clothing.)
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To: King Moonracer

BTW, I like your Morty Seinfeld tagline.


13 posted on 08/23/2006 7:29:49 PM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four fried chickens and a coke)
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To: Barneysbiggestfan

Naw, they just hate their fans, LOL.


14 posted on 08/23/2006 7:30:16 PM PDT by phoenix0468 (http://www.mylocalforum.com -- Go Speak Your Mind.)
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To: Army Air Corps
"It's full of hate and we don't need any more of that in Lubbock, Texas,"

Wow, he knows about Natalie Maines.
15 posted on 08/23/2006 7:33:22 PM PDT by pepperdog
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To: Barneysbiggestfan

I posted before I read, I wasn't copying, honestly.


16 posted on 08/23/2006 7:34:16 PM PDT by pepperdog
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To: pepperdog

We knew it wasn't Natalie because no one was yelling "Sooooo-eeee, here piggy, piggy, piggy!"


17 posted on 08/23/2006 7:35:47 PM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four fried chickens and a coke)
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To: Army Air Corps; JFC

Fox 34 is saying it was Lakeridge too.


18 posted on 08/23/2006 8:03:06 PM PDT by hispanarepublicana (Don't fall for the soft bigotry of assuming all Hispanics are pro-amnesty. www.dontspeakforme.org)
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To: Army Air Corps
We're told police are investigating the incident. They are treating this as a case of littering.

I had to chuckle as I read the last sentence. The Nazi goons are capable of littering, but not literature. I hope the idiots bother the wrong person and get full of buckshot.

19 posted on 08/23/2006 8:26:13 PM PDT by Wilhelm Tell (True or False? This is not a tag line.)
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To: Army Air Corps

The Portland Oregonian tosses their free rag on my driveway every week. I've never considered calling the police over it.


20 posted on 08/23/2006 8:28:15 PM PDT by Jack Black
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To: Army Air Corps

Relax, lady, it's just a free subscription to the New York Times. Surely you have a birdcage or catbox that needs lining?


21 posted on 08/23/2006 8:43:08 PM PDT by thoughtomator (There is no "Islamofascism" - there is only Islam)
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To: Army Air Corps
In west Texas, someone is likely to get the crap beaten out of them for trespassing while distributing this crap.

Beaten? They'll liable to get shot, especially if they try it at night, which I suspect is their normal MO.

22 posted on 08/23/2006 8:50:38 PM PDT by El Gato
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To: Army Air Corps

Note the rocks in the bag. The rocks give the package enough weight to toss right-handed over the car from the driver's seat as this nitwit cruises down the road, never physically trespassing. I ran a paper route for a few years, threw the same way, but my local paper was heavy enough we never had to use rocks. Might also indicate this maroon couldn't even recruit an accomplice.


23 posted on 08/23/2006 8:53:59 PM PDT by barkeep (Post Hoc, Ergo Propter Hoc)
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To: barkeep

That sounds quite plausible. I imagine that some folks may keep an eye open over the next few days looking for suspicious vehicles cruising neighbourhoods in the wee hours; this makes me think that there is a Meth connection. We have had a spike in Meth producers/dealers here coupled with the appearance of some Aryan Brotherhood morons. It is probably some tweaker bigot who has been awake for three days straight.


24 posted on 08/23/2006 10:07:03 PM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four fried chickens and a coke)
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To: phoenix0468
What's the name of the group? Anyone know?

Hezbollah?

25 posted on 08/23/2006 10:21:34 PM PDT by Species8472
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To: Species8472

I'm new here and I'm just wondering why everyone is jumping all over this news letter? If we don't know the name of the organization or what's even printed in the darn thing, then how can we pass judgement?

If it is from some Nazi group, wouldn't it make sense to find out who they are and challenge them to whatever it is that they believe. Bringing someone out of the darkness is always a good thing.

Just slamming a door when someone uses a "negative buzzword" seems close-minded to me.

I'm ready for the punch in the nose if I said something wrong.


26 posted on 08/23/2006 10:43:46 PM PDT by brutusvnn
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To: Army Air Corps

If you don't like it, throw it away. The real threat, the real Nazism here is not the group that tosses these things, but the push that says such things ought to be illegal.


27 posted on 08/23/2006 11:53:17 PM PDT by jordan8
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To: Army Air Corps

Once when I lived in Arkansas the KKK threw a flyer in my driveway. When I saw what it was I just laughed and threw it away. But I'm not a professional victim. Don't those people have trash cans?


28 posted on 08/24/2006 12:11:01 AM PDT by KarinG1 (Some of us are trying to engage in philosophical discourse. Please don't allow us to interrupt you.)
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To: Army Air Corps

Texas Nazis. I hate Texas Nazis.


29 posted on 08/24/2006 12:16:47 AM PDT by Alter Kaker ("Whatever tears one sheds, in the end one always blows one's nose." - Heine)
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To: KarinG1

Yes, they do have trash cans.
A concern that some have is that a lot of neo-Nazi groups are linked with methamphetimine production and distribution; so, activity of these idiots can be a sign that meth labs and meth gangs are soon to appear.


30 posted on 08/24/2006 4:19:18 PM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four fried chickens and a coke)
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