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Some protesters plan peaceful resistance when Capitol is closed today (Freeloaders just won't leave)
Lacrosse Tribune ^ | 2/27/11 | Ron Seely

Posted on 02/27/2011 6:51:49 AM PST by Libloather

Some protesters plan peaceful resistance when Capitol is closed today
By Ron Seely / Wisconsin State Journal
Posted: Sunday, February 27, 2011 7:15 am

MADISON - With police planning to clear the state Capitol of protesters Sunday, some demonstrators Saturday night were preparing to peacefully resist removal from the building.

Capitol Police announced early Saturday that they intend to close down the Capitol at 4 p.m. Sunday. But little information was provided about exactly how the huge building will be cleared of thousands of protesters, some of whom have been sleeping on the marble floors since Feb. 15.

And there were several indications late Saturday that some won't walk out of the building when asked. Posters went up in several places announcing that three "non-violence training" sessions were scheduled for late Saturday night.

Also, organizers distributed instructions for those who choose to peacefully refuse to leave. Among the options listed was going limp and being carried out by officers.

"I will leave peacefully," said Neil Graupner, one of the protest organizers, Saturday. "But I can't speak for my friends."

Another protester spoke to the crowd about what to expect Sunday and how to behave.

"Don't fight with the people who carry us out tomorrow," she told the crowd. "They're not who our fight is with. It's with Scott Walker and the people who support his bill."

Some were questioning why it is necessary to remove the demonstrators. "I'd rather they keep the Capitol open," said Madison Mayor David Cieslewicz on Saturday.

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


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Extended News; Government; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: capitol; freeloaders; gooinions; goonionthugs; unions; wisconsin; wisconsinshowdown
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Some were questioning why it is necessary to remove the demonstrators.

I have an idea - trade them for the AWOL RAT Fleas. A win-win.

1 posted on 02/27/2011 6:51:53 AM PST by Libloather
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To: Libloather

Turn off the heat, turn off the water, close the bathrooms, open all outside doorways...

Let people leave if they are hungry or thirsty, but don’t let anyone enter.


2 posted on 02/27/2011 6:55:33 AM PST by Sir Francis Dashwood (Arjuna, why have you have dropped your bow???)
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To: Libloather

They might as well turn the Capitol into a homeless shelter and serve Meals on Wheels. Bring in the cots.


3 posted on 02/27/2011 6:56:04 AM PST by stars & stripes forever
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To: Libloather
If it is closed the free loaders will get paid less by the Unions and the Obama gang..After all they have mouths to feed since their only job is working for Rent a Mob..
4 posted on 02/27/2011 6:56:26 AM PST by PLD
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To: Libloather

Crying for more money when most people are having trouble paying for gas will fail. Our President is a man of greed and his followers are the same.


5 posted on 02/27/2011 6:58:33 AM PST by bmwcyle (It is Satan's fault)
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To: Libloather
"I'd rather they keep the Capitol open," said Madison Mayor David Cieslewicz...>

And Madison City Hall is closed?

6 posted on 02/27/2011 6:58:41 AM PST by Sir Francis Dashwood (Arjuna, why have you have dropped your bow???)
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To: Libloather
The Governor could declare a state of emergency and force the Rats back. If they don't return then they could be recalled and the replacements would be in chamber to get sworn in and there they have the quorum.
7 posted on 02/27/2011 7:00:15 AM PST by tobyhill
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To: Sir Francis Dashwood
Turn off the heat, turn off the water, close the bathrooms, open all outside doorways...

Don't under estimate these freaks.

Bathing is not a habit anyway. Any corner is a good spot to defecate and they can burn paper in the capitol rotunda for heat

8 posted on 02/27/2011 7:00:23 AM PST by Popman (Obama. First Marxist to turn a five year Marxist plan into a 4 year administration.)
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To: stars & stripes forever

“They might as well turn the Capitol into a homeless shelter and serve Meals on Wheels. Bring in the cots.”

Funny you say that - The Capital actually is a homeless shelter in the winter - the basement is opened up to the homeless to make it through cold winter nights -


9 posted on 02/27/2011 7:00:25 AM PST by acw011 (Great Goooogly Mooogly!)
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To: stars & stripes forever
They might as well turn the Capitol into a homeless shelter and serve Meals on Wheels. Bring in the cots.

I saw several videos from the freeloaders and that's exactly what it looks like. They even have free daycare there for cryin' out loud!

10 posted on 02/27/2011 7:03:07 AM PST by ladyvet ( I would rather have Incitatus then the asses that are in congress today.)
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To: Libloather

11 posted on 02/27/2011 7:03:15 AM PST by Oldeconomybuyer (The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.)
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To: Libloather

One really good cure for nonviolence is violence.

A little mace coupled with plastic manacles and wheel barrows could make a real difference.


12 posted on 02/27/2011 7:08:51 AM PST by bert (K.E. N.P. N.C. D.E. +12 ....( History is a process, not an event ))
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To: acw011
The Capital actually is a homeless shelter in the winter - the basement is opened up to the homeless to make it through cold winter nights.

It's open to the homeless during business hours only - 8am to 6pm.

13 posted on 02/27/2011 7:12:53 AM PST by Libloather (The epitome of civility.)
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To: Libloather

Are they still getting free pizza from overseas contributors?


14 posted on 02/27/2011 7:20:56 AM PST by 2ndDivisionVet (All gave some, some gave all.)
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To: bmwcyle

bttt


15 posted on 02/27/2011 7:23:12 AM PST by BenLurkin (This post is not a statement of fact. It is merely a personal opinion -- or humor -- or both)
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To: Sir Francis Dashwood
Little information was provided about exactly how the huge building will be cleared of thousands of protesters, some of whom have been sleeping on the marble floors since Feb. 15.

I think tear gas would probably be effective. RAID is probably a viable alternative.

ML/NJ

16 posted on 02/27/2011 7:24:04 AM PST by ml/nj
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To: Popman
they can burn paper in the capitol rotunda for heat

Fire sprinklers will fix that problem...

17 posted on 02/27/2011 7:26:14 AM PST by Sir Francis Dashwood (Arjuna, why have you have dropped your bow???)
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To: Popman

These are teachers we are talking about! This union is a cancer on our children! They can not win this battle.


18 posted on 02/27/2011 7:28:32 AM PST by cameraeye (A happy kufir!)
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To: Libloather

How do they get away with sleping in the Capital? Don’e they have laws against this kind of stuff. We use to call it loitering.


19 posted on 02/27/2011 7:31:58 AM PST by Old Retired Army Guy
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To: Sir Francis Dashwood

Perhaps Freepers should show up at the mayor’s office and occupy city hall for a while. No doubt he would welcome them with open arms, right?


20 posted on 02/27/2011 7:41:48 AM PST by Pining_4_TX
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To: Old Retired Army Guy
Don’e they have laws against this kind of stuff.

Silly OR Army Guy ... Laws are for schmucks!

21 posted on 02/27/2011 7:44:18 AM PST by Just A Nobody ( (Better Dead than RED! NEVER AGAIN...Support our Troops! Beware the ENEMEDIA))
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To: Libloather

The capitol Police will bodily remove the protestors one by one if need be. The local liberal rags capitol Times (crimes)and Wisconsin State Journal (urinal) have informed the public if the protestors do not leave they will be arrested. The Capitol Police when they go close the capitol Building, will have a contigency plan for Dane County Sheriffs and other outlying counties to empty the capitol. It is not negotiable. Okay so a protestors decides to chain himself to a table, the chain will be cut. get ready for some fireworks, because the hardened anarchists protestor will strive for hard core silent protest activities. The police are ready for any conflict. There will be enough police to deal with the situation.

get ready boys and girls the anarchists have decided to show they can disrupt the closing of the capitol in Wisconsin


22 posted on 02/27/2011 7:44:55 AM PST by hondact200 (Candor dat viribos alas (sincerity gives wings to strength) and Nil desperandum (never despair))
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To: Pining_4_TX

Maybe the mayor can move everyone from the state capitol over to city hall...

I can’t imagine the trash and squalor these people will leave behind...


23 posted on 02/27/2011 7:46:16 AM PST by Sir Francis Dashwood (Arjuna, why have you have dropped your bow???)
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To: hondact200
Okay so a protestors decides to chain himself to a table, the chain will be cut.

I was thinking that the arm should be cut, but that would be too messy.

24 posted on 02/27/2011 7:50:21 AM PST by meyer (We will not sit down and shut up.)
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To: Libloather

The republican legislators on Wednesday changed the rules and so forth regarding the State Capitol. No Hearings after 6PM. This Sunday Today the capitol building will close for an extensive cleaning to basically clean the garbage out of the Rotunda.

I for one say Congratulations the republicans have said enough of the protests, it is time the Obama sycophants, the radicals and anarchists go home or go elsewhere and take your garbage with you.


25 posted on 02/27/2011 7:51:37 AM PST by hondact200 (Candor dat viribos alas (sincerity gives wings to strength) and Nil desperandum (never despair))
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To: stars & stripes forever

I just don’t understand this. Since when are people allowed to take up residency in public buildings. I thought they had hours of operation. You can bet that if the tea partiers had tried this, they would have been removed by force and excoriated in the media.


26 posted on 02/27/2011 7:55:54 AM PST by KansasGirl
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To: Libloather

Get out the firehouses and wash the dirty rats out of the building. Can anyone imagine conservatives pulling stunts like this one. Camping out in the capitol building. And then refusing to leave if they don’t get their way. What a bunch of childish morons.


27 posted on 02/27/2011 7:57:27 AM PST by driftless2 (For long-term happiness, learn how to play the accordion.)
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To: Libloather

I hope someone takes pics and videos of the filth and trash these misfits and freaks leave behind. And then show the American people.


28 posted on 02/27/2011 7:57:33 AM PST by tennmountainman
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To: Libloather

I hope someone takes pics and videos of the filth and trash these misfits and freaks leave behind. And then show the American people.


29 posted on 02/27/2011 7:57:51 AM PST by tennmountainman
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To: Sir Francis Dashwood

“Turn off the heat, turn off the water, close the bathrooms, open all outside doorways...”

What about the PEOPLE that actually work in that building?

Why should they have to go without heat, water, bathrooms?

The answer is” THEY SHOULD NOT . Remove the filthy law breakers by force. It’s way past time law and order is restored to the inside of that building.


30 posted on 02/27/2011 8:01:56 AM PST by tennmountainman
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To: Libloather
The leftisit protesters need "non-violence training???"

That just says it all, doesn't it.

31 posted on 02/27/2011 8:02:08 AM PST by TheOldLady
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To: Sir Francis Dashwood

“...close the bathrooms...”

Dims defecate anywhere and everywhere...they don’t need a toilet.


32 posted on 02/27/2011 8:05:54 AM PST by Mrs.Z
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To: bmwcyle

WHY are we not seeing stories about the poor Wisconsin schoolkids being deprived of school lunches?

WHY?

If the shoe was on the other foot....


33 posted on 02/27/2011 8:14:04 AM PST by cookcounty (STOP Obama's War Against Children!)
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To: Libloather

“I will leave peacefully, but can’t say the same for my friends”...a somewhat quote from a LEADER....


I would surely love to have that so called ‘leader’ be my CO in battle. .sarc

In the ‘truest’ sense of the word, it is the PEOPLES BUILDING but it would be interesting (not really interesting, just how long would it take) to see how quick a D run (MD,CA, NY etc) state house would be cleared if a Conservative Group were in there.

There has to be some laws about disrupting the session though. I thought I had seen a tape where they had a ‘band’ of sorts in there and were booing and generally acting like the ‘buttholes’ they really are.


34 posted on 02/27/2011 8:14:11 AM PST by xrmusn ((6/98) "The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits")
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To: hondact200
The republican legislators on Wednesday changed the rules and so forth regarding the State Capitol. No Hearings after 6PM. This Sunday Today the capitol building will close for an extensive cleaning to basically clean the garbage out of the Rotunda.

Ct200...

More info if you please..

In Michigan, you can sit in on session in the balcony, no signs, no disruption, and some rules on media devices. Most of that that goes for all hallways, rooms etc in the entire rotunda if you will.

Outside protest are ok...

Did they change the rules to be simular to this so that business may actually be conducted?

It was a shame that the scantity of the building and it's work was violated. Reminds me of what has been done in many halls of Faith by Radical Elements as well.

Different from a hall of Faith, they have the power of the local Police, Sheriffs and State Troopers to enforce the scantity of the body nd tghe building.

35 posted on 02/27/2011 8:15:20 AM PST by taildragger (( Palin / Mulally 2012 ))
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To: tennmountainman

I agree with you, the people who work in the capitol shouldn’t have to go without those things, ...

They don’t have emergency plans???


36 posted on 02/27/2011 8:15:59 AM PST by Sir Francis Dashwood (Arjuna, why have you have dropped your bow???)
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To: Libloather

I’m picturing a machine on wheels with a spatula type thing on the front that would scoop them up off the floor as they lie there limply and deposit them into a holding bin or net. Sort of a pooper scooper for leftists. It would hold a dozen or so of them before needing to be emptied outside. This would be a quick and humane way of clearing the place out. No fuss, no muss.


37 posted on 02/27/2011 8:16:48 AM PST by Yardstick
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To: Mrs.Z
Dims defecate anywhere and everywhere...

Yes, they do... Let them stew in their own shiite for a while... (pun intended)

38 posted on 02/27/2011 8:18:58 AM PST by Sir Francis Dashwood (Arjuna, why have you have dropped your bow???)
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To: Libloather

I wonder how many are actually homeless people. Now they have the idea that they can camp out in the capital when it is cold outside. All they have to do is say they are protesting something.


39 posted on 02/27/2011 8:33:53 AM PST by Lets Be Frank
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To: ml/nj

“Capitol Police announced early Saturday that they intend to close down the Capitol at 4 p.m. Sunday. But little information was provided about exactly how the huge building will be cleared of thousands of protesters, some of whom have been sleeping on the marble floors since Feb. 15.”

I think we need some help from Putin. Remember when those rebels took over a theater somewhere in Moscow some years ago. They gassed them to sleep. Of course some died but sounds like a win win to me.


40 posted on 02/27/2011 8:38:00 AM PST by Mouton
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To: Yardstick

“I’m picturing a machine on wheels with a spatula type thing on the front that would scoop them up off the floor as they lie there limply and deposit them into a holding bin or net. Sort of a pooper scooper for leftists”

LOL! I’m sure as you well know that these very devices you describe, called “Scoops”, were used in “Soylent Green” to remove rioters from the public market whenever Soylent Green ran short. It’s such an original and bizarre idea, that the images just stick with you, as do so many other images in Soylent Green.


41 posted on 02/27/2011 8:46:10 AM PST by catnipman (Cat Nipman: Made from the right stuff!)
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To: taildragger

I am trying to locate the information I read it on Wednesday and the article is now nowhere to be found. I thought I had saved it, but I searched through all saved articles and cannot find it.

basically I remember the rules were changed because the business of the state should be able to conducted without all the noise and stench of unwashed bodies and various smells of food cooking, crockpots and so forth. All the upper floors 2-4 and assembly offices and hearing rooms are closed to the public. the first floor will be open to the public only. The assembly will have hearings to completed by 6PM.

Did you know that you cam bake chocolate chip cookie dough in a crockpot? I remember somebody put that on a comments that followed. Only in Madison can the protestors threaten to shut down the purpose of cleaning a Capitol. It has been 13 days that the protestors have been sleeping in the building. I cannot fathom the amount filth that has built up.

Probably have a crew of hundred custodial staff just to clean the building from top to bottom. Wonder what the cost will be and how many Waste management or Veolia Dumpsters have been delivered to accommodate the garbage.


42 posted on 02/27/2011 8:51:47 AM PST by hondact200 (Candor dat viribos alas (sincerity gives wings to strength) and Nil desperandum (never despair))
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To: KansasGirl
I just don’t understand this.

I just don't understand why the media hasn't picked up on the fact that the reporter who made the 'prank' phone call to Governor Walker was assuming another person's identity.

Isn't that illegal?

43 posted on 02/27/2011 9:00:59 AM PST by stars & stripes forever
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To: tennmountainman

Here’s one taken by Brian Schimming
http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1833907799#!/photo.php?fbid=10150092541072411&set=a.498428267410.270446.57082507410&theater


44 posted on 02/27/2011 9:15:56 AM PST by NorskiCheesehead
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To: All

I’ll be very surprised if the capitol building is left dirty. The union honchos are venal, but not so stupid they’d gift the opposition with a photo-op showing damage and filth left in their protesting wake.

If they’re savvy, they’ll plant comments online about protesters wrecking the place, to make us look bad when we’re proven wrong. But that’s only if they’re savvy...


45 posted on 02/27/2011 9:19:57 AM PST by GAgal
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To: NorskiCheesehead

U have to have an account to view it. Don’t have an account. Would be nice if someone posted it here.


46 posted on 02/27/2011 9:22:30 AM PST by tennmountainman
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To: Yardstick
I’m picturing a machine on wheels with a spatula type thing on the front that would scoop them up off the floor as they lie there limply and deposit them into a holding bin or net. Sort of a pooper scooper for leftists.

More practical idea:

Borrow an engine crane from an auto repair shop. Cuff protesters hands and feet. Attach to crane. Lift and wheel out of the space. The model shown above will lift 3 tons, so it should accommodate even the most overweight protesters.

Not only does it save officers' backs from lift injuries, but the sight of them being wheeled out will make them look ridiculous.

47 posted on 02/27/2011 9:31:53 AM PST by PapaBear3625 ("It is only when we've lost everything, that we are free to do anything" -- Fight Club)
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To: KansasGirl
Since when are people allowed to take up residency in public buildings.

How can I score a permit to sleep INSIDE the Wisconsin Capitol Building for a few days?

48 posted on 02/27/2011 9:56:08 AM PST by Libloather (The epitome of civility.)
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To: TheOldLady
The leftist protesters need "non-violence training???"

Isn't that usually done in grades K thru 12?

49 posted on 02/27/2011 9:58:46 AM PST by Libloather (The epitome of civility.)
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To: Yardstick

It would hold a dozen or so of them before needing to be emptied outside... in the landfill.


50 posted on 02/27/2011 10:09:21 AM PST by PIF (They came for me and mine ... now it is your turn ...)
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