Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

Skip to comments.

Occupy Portland Live Stream
http://www.livestream.com/occupyptown ^ | 11/13/11 | me

Posted on 11/13/2011 12:13:09 AM PST by dixiechick2000

It's said that there are several thousand people. That's from the folks on the webcam.

There are a lot of people there, but I don't know how many are looky-loos.


TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Front Page News; News/Current Events; US: Oregon
KEYWORDS: insurrection; obamachaos; obamawassupportive; occupy; ows; portland; sedition; sourcetitlenoturl; weakleaders
Navigation: use the links below to view more comments.
first 1-5051-100101-150151-200201 next last

1 posted on 11/13/2011 12:13:11 AM PST by dixiechick2000
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

Drug addicts, trust fund babies, highschool drop outs. Thes idiots are screaming “revolution”.


2 posted on 11/13/2011 12:19:12 AM PST by teg_76
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

Some protesters expressing support for the police, and the police thanking them, asking them to go home so that they could go home.


3 posted on 11/13/2011 12:20:48 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: teg_76

Anarchists, too...in a rather large supply.


4 posted on 11/13/2011 12:21:38 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 2 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

This is great! The deadline passes, the crowd parties for a while then the cops show up and clean out around hangover time...


5 posted on 11/13/2011 12:22:28 AM PST by When do we get liberated? (A socialist is a communist who realizes he must suck at the tit of Capitalism.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: When do we get liberated?

I’m hoping for some firehose action.


6 posted on 11/13/2011 12:23:21 AM PST by Scutter
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 5 | View Replies]

To: When do we get liberated?

The cops are there, now, “talking” to people.

I’m waiting for the police to start clearing out, and fencing off the parks, as promised.


7 posted on 11/13/2011 12:25:13 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 5 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

Occutard Salt Lake was cleared out tonite, as well.

Police brought in a large front-end loader to clean up the filth, due to the large number of needles found in the tents.

Fox12 Portland is streaming live.


8 posted on 11/13/2011 12:27:08 AM PST by tcrlaf (Election 2012: THE RAPTURE OF THE DEMOCRATS)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Scutter

I hope they have firehoses...they aren’t in riot gear.

The police are wearing their soft hats.

Sheesh...


9 posted on 11/13/2011 12:27:12 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 6 | View Replies]

To: tcrlaf

Good for them!

Do you have a link for Fox12 Portland?

I’m watching the Occupier’s webcam.


10 posted on 11/13/2011 12:28:58 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 8 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

Fox12 Live Feed:
http://www.kptv.com/category/210121/watch-fox-12-live-video-stream


11 posted on 11/13/2011 12:29:40 AM PST by tcrlaf (Election 2012: THE RAPTURE OF THE DEMOCRATS)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 10 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000
Fox 12 Portland Live Stream
12 posted on 11/13/2011 12:30:28 AM PST by Scutter
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 10 | View Replies]

To: Scutter; tcrlaf

Thank you both so much!


13 posted on 11/13/2011 12:31:25 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 12 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

This is Portland afterall....there’s no way the mayor Sam Adams is going to stand strong against these low lifes. If he wasn’t mayor he’d be down there himself.


14 posted on 11/13/2011 12:31:34 AM PST by teg_76
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 9 | View Replies]

To: teg_76

Anybody else here an Oregonian?


15 posted on 11/13/2011 12:32:18 AM PST by teg_76
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 14 | View Replies]

To: Scutter; tcrlaf

You’ve gotta love it...

“Eviction deadline has passed,
Police have not acted.”

Thanks, again, for the link.


16 posted on 11/13/2011 12:34:18 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 13 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

The comments are hilarious—”Educate!” OK, about what? “You measure in dollars, we measure in people!” But this whole thing is about money. “Fight!” Just these generic phrases that attempt to cover the utter cluelessness of these people.


17 posted on 11/13/2011 12:34:47 AM PST by Darkwolf377 (Obama: The stupid person`s idea of a smart person.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: teg_76

I’m from Mississippi, but live in the Portland Metro area........

for now.


18 posted on 11/13/2011 12:35:05 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 15 | View Replies]

To: Darkwolf377

Ha! Great observations!

I think they’ve incorporated. They’ve put their money in a bank! lol


19 posted on 11/13/2011 12:37:16 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 17 | View Replies]

To: Scutter

Could you imagine what the media would be saying if this was a tea party rally?


20 posted on 11/13/2011 12:37:25 AM PST by teg_76
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 12 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

One guy just said”Horseys, they have horseys” Once in my misspent youth a fight I was in was broken up by Boston Police on horseback. NEVER MESS WITH AN ARMORED GUY ON HORSEBACK WITH A BATON> You will lose. lol


21 posted on 11/13/2011 12:38:22 AM PST by When do we get liberated? (A socialist is a communist who realizes he must suck at the tit of Capitalism.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

I live in the Metro area also.....it’s ironic that these liberal cities have to deal with the protesters. I’m happy in my suburb where I don’t have to see any of this garbage...


22 posted on 11/13/2011 12:38:55 AM PST by teg_76
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 18 | View Replies]

To: When do we get liberated?

How well I know about that.

I was at Mardi Gras in 1970. ;o)


23 posted on 11/13/2011 12:39:13 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 21 | View Replies]

To: teg_76

I understand there is an Occupy Beaverton in the park next to the library.


24 posted on 11/13/2011 12:40:11 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 22 | View Replies]

To: teg_76
Anybody else here an Oregonian?

Washington... But I love Oregon, and plan to move there when I retire. I ride my motorcycle down there anytime I get the chance.

25 posted on 11/13/2011 12:40:21 AM PST by Scutter
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 15 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

Half the messages are “New Zealand supports you!” and “Hello to New Zealand!”

I guess this is their idea of ‘democracy’—saying hello to people on the other side of the world who don’t want to get a job, either.


26 posted on 11/13/2011 12:42:01 AM PST by Darkwolf377 (Obama: The stupid person`s idea of a smart person.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 19 | View Replies]

To: Scutter

Oregon is nice.....like everything except the politics.


27 posted on 11/13/2011 12:42:22 AM PST by teg_76
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 25 | View Replies]

To: Darkwolf377

I guess that the winds aren’t carrying the smell to New Zealand...yet.

“I guess this is their idea of ‘democracy’—saying hello to people on the other side of the world who don’t want to get a job, either.”

Birds of a feather...


28 posted on 11/13/2011 12:44:37 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 26 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

On the IMs, the moderators for this expression of free speech are banning some messagers.

Oh, the irony!


29 posted on 11/13/2011 12:44:44 AM PST by Darkwolf377 (Obama: The stupid person`s idea of a smart person.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

The crowd is now estimated to be 5K or more, and the helo pics seem to bear that out.

Our TEA Party had that many, but we smelled nicer, and picked up after ourselves.

So...NO...this is NOT just like the TEA Party.


30 posted on 11/13/2011 12:46:28 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 28 | View Replies]

To: Darkwolf377

Oh...the huge manatee! lol

Thank you for your posts!


31 posted on 11/13/2011 12:47:16 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 29 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

A lesson I learned in 1987, in the pouring rain, in New Orleans, after Indiana won the National Championship on Kieth Smart’s miracle shot.


32 posted on 11/13/2011 12:47:46 AM PST by tcrlaf (Election 2012: THE RAPTURE OF THE DEMOCRATS)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 23 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

If you rewind far enough you can see where herpes began.

Sorry.


33 posted on 11/13/2011 12:47:49 AM PST by GeronL (The Right to Life came before the Right to Happiness)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: tcrlaf

Mounted NOPD has “cooperation” down to an art.


34 posted on 11/13/2011 12:49:05 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 32 | View Replies]

To: teg_76
Oregon is nice.....like everything except the politics.

Same with Western Washington. But I try my best to not let the politics get to me.

35 posted on 11/13/2011 12:49:56 AM PST by Scutter
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 27 | View Replies]

To: GeronL

LOL!

Starting to rain, and it’s cold.

Maybe something happening soon since folks are leaving.


36 posted on 11/13/2011 12:50:01 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 33 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

I totally stole that from Beavis and Butthead talking about “Jersey Shore”, lol


37 posted on 11/13/2011 12:51:02 AM PST by GeronL (The Right to Life came before the Right to Happiness)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 36 | View Replies]

I just heard on KPAM that Lt. King says the parks are closed?

What’s up with that?


38 posted on 11/13/2011 12:51:30 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 36 | View Replies]

To: GeronL

OH!

You’re a young ‘un, and I appreciate learning about current culture.

I had no idea that Beavis and Butthead were still around.

LOL at old me!


39 posted on 11/13/2011 12:52:49 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 37 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

They were gone for a long time, but it was brought back this season. I’m not really a fan or anything, just saw some ads.


40 posted on 11/13/2011 12:57:04 AM PST by GeronL (The Right to Life came before the Right to Happiness)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 39 | View Replies]

Lt. King is spinning like a top on why nothing has been done to clear them out.

Says they haven’t taken a provocative position, and hoping people will go home.

The PTB in Portland don’t know the definition of “deadline.”

So...on this note, I’m going to bed because this is a low level misdemeanor, they don’t want to escalate to force, and they don’t want to take hostile action. It’s about being peaceful.

Typical...


41 posted on 11/13/2011 12:57:45 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 39 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

this is our public education at work.....

I signed up for the live feed....it’s kind of fun anatagonizing them with common sense.


42 posted on 11/13/2011 12:58:12 AM PST by teg_76
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 39 | View Replies]

To: GeronL

I’ll have to watch for them. They crack me up!


43 posted on 11/13/2011 12:58:36 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 40 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

Yeah that cop was spinning. But really there’s nothing they can do at this point...why do they announce the deadlines? It should be a surprise thing.


44 posted on 11/13/2011 1:00:22 AM PST by teg_76
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 41 | View Replies]

To: teg_76

If you are going to watch for a while, would you mind updating the thread?

Frankly, I am totally sick of it all. I am very disappointed in the Portland PD...not the rank and file members, though. Just the leadership.

They have allowed downtown Portland to become a place where people don’t want to go.


45 posted on 11/13/2011 1:00:44 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 42 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000
I’ll have to watch for them. They crack me up!

Same here, but the new show doesn't seem very good (IMHO). I watched a bit of it, and then lost interest. Maybe it's me, not the show...

46 posted on 11/13/2011 1:00:53 AM PST by Scutter
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 43 | View Replies]

To: teg_76

Why did they announce a deadline? For the same reason that Obama would announce a pullout date.

They are stupid, and have absolutely no idea what they are doing WRT these matters.


47 posted on 11/13/2011 1:02:35 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 44 | View Replies]

To: Scutter

I haven’t seen it yet, so I can’t comment. But, will watch for it.


48 posted on 11/13/2011 1:03:34 AM PST by dixiechick2000 (Proud barbarian TEA Party SOB and, apparently, an evil Capitalist.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 46 | View Replies]

To: dixiechick2000

Yeah I should be on for another half hour or so......thanks for posting!


49 posted on 11/13/2011 1:07:25 AM PST by teg_76
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 45 | View Replies]

To: teg_76
Anybody else here an Oregonian?

Yep.

The current Chief of Police has been working hard to rehabilitate the Portland Police. In the past, they've been a pack of thugs who would put a fist through your face for no reason whatsoever. I've had a few experiences with them that ended up in complaints to them.

This "deadline" was no such thing. It was the Mayor saying that at 12.01am on Sunday the "special dispensation" allowing the protesters to camp in the parks would expire and after that (and no details given) they would begin enforcing the law.

Chief Reese literally told protesters they would have to request an arrest if they wanted one the other day. They spent most of the day passing out flyers in the camp detailing how they could "take a number" and be arrested.

The protesters are pretty much being played here. The rest of the city is taking it as an excuse to throw a party. The anarchists they invited in from Seattle are going to be pretty bored.

The police currently are slowly making a perimeter and I am betting they are just going to lay siege to it and starve them out. Probably have cops showing up with coffee and donuts to entice people out, but let nothing go in at a time of their choosing.

There is no reason to go in and bust heads. I'm liking this -- makes the protesters look like idiots and the police will sweep up the trash when THEY choose to, not when the protesters choose.

50 posted on 11/13/2011 1:10:05 AM PST by superloser
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 15 | View Replies]


Navigation: use the links below to view more comments.
first 1-5051-100101-150151-200201 next last

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
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

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