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Hitchhiking Shooting ‘Victim’ Admits He Shot Himself
The Blaze ^ | June 15, 2012 | Mytheos Holt

Posted on 06/15/2012 8:53:44 PM PDT by Free ThinkerNY

You may recall that last week, the Blaze reported on a hitchhiker who was shot while writing his memoirs under the heavily ironic title, “Kindness in America.” At the time, the Blaze’s Madeleine Morgenstern wrote:

The Billings Gazette reported 39-year-old Raymond Dolin of West Virginia was sitting on the side of a highway waiting for a ride when a man drove up in a maroon pickup, shot him and drove away.

Valley County Sheriff Glen Meier told the newspaper Dolin is working on a book titled “The Kindness of America.”[...]

Authorities began a manhunt for the driver of the pickup, ultimately arresting 52-year-old Charles Lloyd Danielson III in connection with the shooting.

Well, in a twist worthy of M. Night Shyamalan, it turns out the whole thing was a lie. Gawker reported today that Dolin has come out with the admission that he actually shot himself and then made up the story about the drive-by shooting:

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


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To: Slings and Arrows

It all fell apart for him because he found out Orca is going belly-up.


21 posted on 06/16/2012 6:05:11 AM PDT by moovova
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To: trebb
Exactly why those who bear false witness ought to be immediately convicted of the crime they claimed was perpetrated against them,

Sounds pretty hard core, but I certainly get your point.
22 posted on 06/16/2012 6:14:06 AM PDT by andyk (Go Juan Pablo!)
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To: pennyfarmer

I was thinking the guy they arrested, which would be typical.

Never mind.


23 posted on 06/16/2012 7:26:31 AM PDT by Eaker (When somebody hands you your arse, don't give it back saying "This needs a little more tenderizing.")
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To: moovova

I’m sure her friends will keep her skin wet until she can be pushed back into the ocean.


24 posted on 06/16/2012 10:22:53 AM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have Ingsoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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To: Slings and Arrows

Lifetime orginal TV series, “I shot my own butt.”


25 posted on 06/16/2012 12:33:48 PM PDT by Darksheare (You will never defeat Bok Choy!)
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To: Darksheare
Starring the cast of Jersey Shore.
26 posted on 06/16/2012 12:42:08 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have Ingsoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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To: Slings and Arrows

Probably, and gallons of cheap booze, truckloads of valtrex, and product placement ad tattoos.


27 posted on 06/16/2012 12:47:28 PM PDT by Darksheare (You will never defeat Bok Choy!)
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To: Darksheare

What are you waiting for? Trademark the name and start production!


28 posted on 06/16/2012 12:50:23 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have Ingsoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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To: Slings and Arrows

The Dim party would sue me for making them look even worse than they do.


29 posted on 06/16/2012 1:00:11 PM PDT by Darksheare (You will never defeat Bok Choy!)
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To: cripplecreek

Bar none, one of my favorites.


30 posted on 06/16/2012 1:14:43 PM PDT by Madame Dufarge
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