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Occupy DC Protest Thugs Storm Smithsonian Pin Guard Against Wall (Video)
NBC via Gateway Pundit ^ | Saturday, October 8, 2011, 5:23 PM | Jim Hoft

Posted on 10/08/2011 6:10:10 PM PDT by Hunton Peck

Chanting “The whole world is watching!” the Occupy DC protesters tried to storm the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum today. They pinned a guard against the wall. The mob forced the museum to shut its doors early.

Hey, didn’t we see the tea party do this sorta thing too? NBC Washington reported on the violent mob outing.

According to Smithsonian spokesperson Linda St. Thomas, a crowd of “about 100 to 200 people” tried to enter through the museum’s Mall entrance.

“They were carrying signs and a lot of protest materials,” St. Thomas said in a statement. “You cannot bring that stuff into the museum under any circumstances.”

According to St. Thomas, the crowd tried to shove its way into the museum after being denied entry by security.

“One security guard was grabbed and pinned against the wall. He could not extract himself,” the spokesperson said. “Another security guard came over to help him and ended up pepper-spraying one person.”

Videos quickly circulated online showing Smithsonian security telling protesters to “get back” while protesters and bystanders covered their faces to shield themselves from the pepper spray. At least one person was seen writhing on the ground in apparent agony.


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections; US: District of Columbia
KEYWORDS: morons; occupy; occupydc; pigsonparade
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Like Cindy Sheehan and Dan Rather before them, these fools are evidence that it's possible to become evil simply through a sufficiently prolonged and diligent application of stupidity.
1 posted on 10/08/2011 6:10:16 PM PDT by Hunton Peck
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To: Hunton Peck
I was an armed guard there back in the early 90's. And I can guarantee you I'd have emptied my revolver into these sonsofbitches the second it was warranted!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

"But know this, that in the last days perilous times will come: for men will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy, unloving, unforgiving, slanderers, without self-control, brutal, despisers of good, traitors, headstrong, haughty, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God, having a form of godliness but denying its power. And from such people turn away, for his name is Obama."

2 posted on 10/08/2011 6:12:53 PM PDT by Viking2002 (RELEASE THE KRAKEN!!!!!!)
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To: Hunton Peck

Obama understands their frustration! They are excused.


3 posted on 10/08/2011 6:13:26 PM PDT by Voltage
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To: Hunton Peck

“the whole world is watching”??

My God, not that tired old hackneyed cliche again. Let’s hope they get the same treatment that Daley gave them in ‘68.


4 posted on 10/08/2011 6:13:59 PM PDT by ProtectOurFreedom
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To: Hunton Peck
Whiny Lazy Narcissists, just like El Presidente Soetoro.
5 posted on 10/08/2011 6:16:10 PM PDT by Kickass Conservative (Liberals, Useful Idiots Voting for Useless Idiots...)
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To: Hunton Peck

And the Thug in Chief continues to encourage these people as does Pelosi...I say they are complicit in any violence.


6 posted on 10/08/2011 6:16:55 PM PDT by jakerobins
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To: Hunton Peck

These “occupy”ing thugs are a taste of what will WHEN the Liberals don’t control any part of the federal government. To them, an electoral loss is a declaration of war. They know the People are against them and so they are angry.


7 posted on 10/08/2011 6:17:03 PM PDT by Repeal 16-17 (Let me know when the Shooting starts.)
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To: Hunton Peck

“God bless ‘em!”

Nutsy Pelosi, three days ago


8 posted on 10/08/2011 6:17:20 PM PDT by bigbob
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To: Viking2002

That must have been an interesting gig. I love the Air and Space Museum. The Air Force Museum is close, but not quite as fun.


9 posted on 10/08/2011 6:17:35 PM PDT by buccaneer81 (ECOMCON)
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To: Hunton Peck

It did my soul good to see that one guy doubled over, coughing and wheezing.


10 posted on 10/08/2011 6:17:41 PM PDT by jtal (Runnin' a World in Need with White Folks' Greed - since 1492)
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To: Hunton Peck
Yet, the same media was eager to portray any violence done by people who were not even involved with the TEA Party, much less politics in general, as TEA Party endorsed.

I'm sure the lawlessness by the OccupyWallStreet gang with be the top story on CBS/ABC/NBC/CNN news on Monday...right??

11 posted on 10/08/2011 6:18:21 PM PDT by LMAO ("Begging hands and Bleeding hearts will only cry out for more"...Anthem from Rush)
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To: Hunton Peck
They're trying to storm a museum? What up?
12 posted on 10/08/2011 6:18:44 PM PDT by 6SJ7 (46 55 42 4f)
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To: Viking2002

Back in the day, if fellow officers were in trouble, one or more of the assailants would have been handed their kidneys. Now we live in a PC controlled society and must baby these miscreants (and they know it).


13 posted on 10/08/2011 6:20:32 PM PDT by doc1019 (You do not need a parachute to skydive. You only need a parachute to skydive twice.)
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To: Viking2002

“I was an armed guard there back in the early 90’s. And I can guarantee you I’d have emptied my revolver into these sonsofbitches the second it was warranted!!!!!!!!!!!!!!”

ROGER THAT! I am with you 100%...


14 posted on 10/08/2011 6:20:32 PM PDT by mongo141
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To: LMAO

does anyone know if our pro homo media is actually reporting on what these people are doing i.e. crapping in a cop car, shouting anti Jewish slogans, attacking cops, shouting kill the cops or even this?


15 posted on 10/08/2011 6:20:56 PM PDT by manc (Do not fall for the trolls who promote the protests on here, Marriage 1man=1 woman=marriage)
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To: Hunton Peck

The ground-writhing is over-the-top melodramatic.

Clear orchestration for the cameras —simple.


16 posted on 10/08/2011 6:21:33 PM PDT by gaijin
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To: 6SJ7
They're trying to storm a museum? What up? Same thing I was wondering.
17 posted on 10/08/2011 6:23:06 PM PDT by ColdOne (I miss my poochie... Tasha 2000~3/14/11)
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To: LMAO

“I’m sure the lawlessness by the OccupyWallStreet gang with be the top story on CBS/ABC/NBC/CNN news on Monday...right??”

Don’t hold your breath until that happens!....


18 posted on 10/08/2011 6:23:13 PM PDT by mongo141
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To: Hunton Peck

They kept screaming “The whole world is watching!” What the world is seeing is what a bunch of thugs many of these peaceful, tolerant lefties really are.


19 posted on 10/08/2011 6:23:19 PM PDT by TwelveOfTwenty (Compassionate Conservatism? Promoting self reliance is compassionate. Promoting dependency is not.)
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To: Hunton Peck

This is absolutely astounding....can they NOT SEE how truly stupid they are?


20 posted on 10/08/2011 6:23:28 PM PDT by DefeatCorruption
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To: Hunton Peck
When I last went to the Air a& Space Museum three years ago or so it looked like they had pretty impressive security there. But I guess all that security was a government-union illusion, a Potemkin Village. Do the Metropolitan DC Police have any jurisdiction there? These people should have been gassed at least so that regular tax payers and foreign visitors could visit the museum with a minimum of disruption.

Who is responsible for letting this go on for more than 20 seconds?

ML/NJ

21 posted on 10/08/2011 6:25:26 PM PDT by ml/nj
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To: 6SJ7

My guess is one of the herd grunted “Hey! That sign says, uhhh . . . Air and, uh, Space, man! That’s like, bombers, and military stuff, and the rape of the solar system! Get ‘em!”


22 posted on 10/08/2011 6:26:07 PM PDT by Hunton Peck (See my FR homepage for a list of businesses that support WI Gov. Scott Walker)
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To: DefeatCorruption
can they NOT SEE how truly stupid they are?

I'll bet many of the businesses whom they may be searching for jobs with in the near future can see how truly stupid they are.

23 posted on 10/08/2011 6:26:39 PM PDT by TwelveOfTwenty (Compassionate Conservatism? Promoting self reliance is compassionate. Promoting dependency is not.)
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To: Voltage
Obama understands their frustration! They are excused.

Nancy Piglosi also......Nancy Pelosi: ‘God bless’ Wall Street protesters

Dems = Party of Food Stamps.
24 posted on 10/08/2011 6:27:02 PM PDT by Cheerio (Barry Hussein Soetoro-0bama=The Complete Destruction of American Capitalism)
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To: Hunton Peck
“The whole world is watching”.....you make total idiots out of yourselves for trying to over run a museum?! I don't get it but then again I don't get anything Liberals do.
25 posted on 10/08/2011 6:27:57 PM PDT by ladyvet ( I would rather have Incitatus then the asses that are in congress today.)
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To: Hunton Peck

How long before the museum is deconstructed like the library was in Alexandria, Egypt.


26 posted on 10/08/2011 6:28:24 PM PDT by x_plus_one (Obama: Brainwashing the masses to believe that racism is a greater danger than radical Islam)
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To: jakerobins
And the Thug in Chief continues to encourage these people as does Pelosi...I say they are complicit in any violence.

Someone needs to pressure The Hague to file charges against these people if anyone gets hurt.

27 posted on 10/08/2011 6:28:36 PM PDT by Cementjungle
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To: Hunton Peck
What the hell are they protesting at a museum???
28 posted on 10/08/2011 6:28:36 PM PDT by txroadkill (Antlers up! The Claw must be feared!)
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To: Hunton Peck

How long before the museum is deconstructed like the library was in Alexandria, Egypt.


29 posted on 10/08/2011 6:28:46 PM PDT by x_plus_one (Obama: Brainwashing the masses to believe that racism is a greater danger than radical Islam)
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To: 6SJ7

If they are going to storm a museum, why a government funded one. Why not storm the Phillips? Privately funded by evil capitalists! Carots everywhere! Think of the damage they could do.


30 posted on 10/08/2011 6:28:49 PM PDT by ladyjane
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To: Hunton Peck

Idiots.


31 posted on 10/08/2011 6:30:00 PM PDT by Jim Robinson (Rebellion is brewing!! Impeach the corrupt Marxist bastard!!)
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To: ProtectOurFreedom

The world is watching for the same reason I am watching this mosquito buzzing around me right now: not because I have any care for it, but because it is good at pestering me.


32 posted on 10/08/2011 6:31:52 PM PDT by ctdonath2 ($1 meals: http://abuckaplate.blogspot.com/)
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To: ladyjane

I think we’re working up to a plan of destroying symbols of American exceptionalism and the Air and Space museum certainly contains them.


33 posted on 10/08/2011 6:32:27 PM PDT by cripplecreek (ALCS/NLCS playoff thread http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-chat/2789907/posts)
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To: Hunton Peck

COMMIE BASTARDS


34 posted on 10/08/2011 6:35:09 PM PDT by onyx (You're here on FR so, support it! Compiling New Sarah Palin Ping List! Tell me if you want on it!)
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35 posted on 10/08/2011 6:35:44 PM PDT by onyx (You're here on FR so, support it! Compiling New Sarah Palin Ping List! Tell me if you want on it!)
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I wonder why those commie punks didn't try to storm the Capitol building? It's not very far from the Air & Space museum. Oh, that's right, their favorite Democrats are working there.

I guess next they'll try for the Archives Building and try to tear up the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence. How about the Smithsonian Natural History Museum? I mean didn't white, capitalist America steal all of those artifacts from some poor oppressed indigenous people somewhere on earth?

If these clowns were for real all they have to do is march about mile or two down the National Mall and they'd find the source of their frustration living in a building called the White House (now known as the White Hut.)

36 posted on 10/08/2011 6:39:16 PM PDT by StormEye
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To: txroadkill

What is at/under this museum? That would attract them?


37 posted on 10/08/2011 6:41:20 PM PDT by txhurl (Did you want to talk or fish? Or feed the fish?)
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To: Hunton Peck

The occupy “insert location here” crowd are the angry, bolshevik mobs of current day America. They sense trouble, and in their troubled state they are being steered by outside forces to advance the outsider’s agenda.


38 posted on 10/08/2011 6:42:21 PM PDT by factoryrat (We are the producers, the creators. Grow it, mine it, build it.)
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To: buccaneer81; doc1019; mongo141
I have to correct myself here - my memory ain't quite as tack-sharp as it used to be. It was NASA HQ I was assigned to, not Air & Space. The brain cells are going gray along with the hair. LOL I was transferred there after two years packing heat at DOJ. Went plain-clothes (unarmed) and worked another three in internal security at the Five-Sided Rathole after that. Got sick of the whole damned business after a fashion and went into IT in the late 90's.

Regardless, I'd have still pumped a lead enema up a few keisters.

"But know this, that in the last days perilous times will come: for men will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy, unloving, unforgiving, slanderers, without self-control, brutal, despisers of good, traitors, headstrong, haughty, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God, having a form of godliness but denying its power. And from such people turn away, for his name is Obama."

39 posted on 10/08/2011 6:42:36 PM PDT by Viking2002 (RELEASE THE KRAKEN!!!!!!)
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To: Hunton Peck

Racists! They disagreed with the black security guards!!


40 posted on 10/08/2011 6:45:49 PM PDT by Right Wing Assault (Dick Obama is more inexperienced now than he was before he was elected.)
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To: Hunton Peck

WHAT in the WORLD did the SMITHSONIAN do to these aholes.

Did you see the guy with the arabic tea shirt. HUMMMMM.


41 posted on 10/08/2011 6:46:47 PM PDT by marty60
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To: Hunton Peck

I knew IT! Museums are bastions of Wall Street Spies and a dens of Oppression!!!!!! Obama should close then down!


42 posted on 10/08/2011 6:48:45 PM PDT by Dallas59 (President Robert Gibbs 2009-2011)
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To: marty60
WHAT in the WORLD did the SMITHSONIAN do to these aholes.

I did some checking around the lefty sites and the word is there was some kind of "Drone Exhibit" there that they disagreed with. Whatever.

43 posted on 10/08/2011 6:49:39 PM PDT by ladyvet ( I would rather have Incitatus then the asses that are in congress today.)
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To: Hunton Peck
Understand or deny; violence is the path to victory, picking up litter is not.

44 posted on 10/08/2011 7:00:01 PM PDT by I see my hands (Keep your sunny side up!)
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To: ColdOne

I think it’s just one more thing to trash & cost the taxpayers more money. There could not be any other reason.


45 posted on 10/08/2011 7:00:01 PM PDT by leaning conservative (snow coming, school cancelled, yayyyyyyyyy!!!!!!!!!!!)
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To: leaning conservative; ColdOne; ladyvet; cripplecreek

There are interesting possibilities mentioned in posts 33 & 43. Then there’s my own, “It’s, like, military-industrial stuff, man, and industrial is like corporate....”


46 posted on 10/08/2011 7:08:12 PM PDT by Hunton Peck (See my FR homepage for a list of businesses that support WI Gov. Scott Walker)
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To: Hunton Peck

I hope the Kommie Kiddies keep this kind of crap up. The public turns on them rather quickly when they see this kind of childish bull****.


47 posted on 10/08/2011 7:08:50 PM PDT by FlingWingFlyer (If you always tell the truth, you won't have to remember what you said.)
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To: txhurl

Maybe it is the Spirit of St Louis or perhaps the flight simulators that are setting these nuts off. But it would be really funny if they are after the Enola Gay that is on display at the Dulles museum and safe from anyone who do not have access to an automobile.

I remember a day way back when. We came and went from the museums as we pleased. We jogged around the mall and stopped to pay our respects at Vietnam memorial wall. Late at night dating couples could actually walk up the steps to the Capitol and sit there as long as we liked. We felt safe since the capitol police were all over the place. I am so grateful to God that I experienced that time.


48 posted on 10/08/2011 7:10:06 PM PDT by lovesdogs
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To: Hunton Peck
Why did the guard even try to stop them?

The President of the United States has publicly expressed solidarity with these protestors and said they are only expressing the frustration of the American people as a whole. Nancy Pelosi has said "God bless them." And Bill Ayers, Obama's domestic terrorist friend who bombed the Pentagon and regretted not having done more, is writing their collective demands.

Shouldn't they be given the grandest stage possible?

49 posted on 10/08/2011 7:14:54 PM PDT by fightinJAG (Herman Cain actually IS a rocket scientist.)
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To: Hunton Peck

Have they jumped the shark yet?


50 posted on 10/08/2011 7:35:01 PM PDT by tsowellfan
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