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Gabrielle Giffordsĺ Husband Pulls Daughterĺs Dog Off Sea Lion In Laguna Beach (Sea Lion dies)
CBS news ^

Posted on 03/26/2013 6:44:56 AM PDT by Perdogg

Gabrielle Giffords’ husband pulled his daughter’s dog off of a sea lion in Laguna Beach over the weekend.

The incident, which was captured on video, happened around 1:40 p.m. Saturday at Goff Cove Beach by the Montage Laguna Beach.

(Excerpt) Read more at losangeles.cbslocal.com ...


TOPICS: Miscellaneous
KEYWORDS: democrats; giffords; kelly; markkelly
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To: Perdogg
"Liberal Idiot Lies - Sea Lion Dies!"
PETA mum on death caused by irresponsible dog owners.


21 posted on 03/26/2013 7:17:28 AM PDT by Iron Munro (<blockquote> <p> </blockquote>Welcome to Obama-Land - EVERYTHING NOT FORBIDDEN IS COMPULSORY)
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To: C210N

Did Kelly promise the dog breeder that, upon taking possession of said dog, he was going to turn it over to the police as well (as an assault dog)?


22 posted on 03/26/2013 7:17:41 AM PDT by C210N (When people fear government there is tyranny; when government fears people there is liberty)
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To: Perdogg

“Police said the Kelly family did nothing wrong and no one will face any charges”

If I go there next week, and my dog kills a child, can I claim I did ‘nothing wrong’.

I know a woman who went to prison because her dog killed a boy at the bus stop (and she should have, since she couldn’t control her dog).

But Kelly did nothing wrong? The animal was protected by the marine protection act...but ‘accidents are ok’? What if my boat accidentally kills a whale...whoops, an accident?

Those of us in the non-governing class would have faced a fine.


23 posted on 03/26/2013 7:18:15 AM PDT by lacrew (Mr. Soetoro, we regret to inform you that your race card is over the credit limit.)
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To: Perdogg
Funny, the word "arrested" did not appear in the article.

A woman merely rode a manatee and got arrested - that manatee lived.
Oh, but she's not a Democrat politician, too bad.


24 posted on 03/26/2013 7:18:24 AM PDT by Bon mots (Abu Ghraib: 47 Times on the front page of the NY Times | Benghazi: 2 Times)
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To: rktman

I’m sorry but everything about this video is hilarious, including the decision to blur the part where the dog is biting the sea lion.

Nor does the original report have an angle protecting Kelly, which the national media put there.

It is a “pet” peeve of mine people nowadays think it’s all fun and games with their dogs. A dog should be trained to ignore other prople and animals. Instead everyone thinks their pets should immediately make friends with every stranger they encounter.


25 posted on 03/26/2013 7:20:39 AM PDT by Williams (No Obama)
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To: Bon mots

Um... which one is the manatee?! /s


26 posted on 03/26/2013 7:22:05 AM PDT by momtothree
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To: Perdogg
Not surprising the way the MSM shades headlines to favor those it supports, is it? Before they read the fax:

"Video: Loose Dog Attacks and Kills Sea Lion Below Montage Resort"

http://lagunabeach.patch.com/articles/dog-attacks-sea-lion#youtube_video-13790233

"Dog belonging to Gabby Giffords' relative kills sea lion in Laguna"

http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-dog-kills-sea-lion-20130325,0,350671.story?track=rss

27 posted on 03/26/2013 7:22:26 AM PDT by Sooth2222 ("Suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of congress. But I repeat myself." M.Twain)
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To: Perdogg

If that were me and my dog, I probably would have been charged with something,,, dead baby animal and all.


28 posted on 03/26/2013 7:22:41 AM PDT by ▀udda▀udd (>> F U B O << "What the hell kind of country is this if I can only hate a man if he's white?")
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To: Perdogg

Another reason every adult American needs a Modern Sporting Rifle.

You never know when you’ll have to defend a sea lion.


29 posted on 03/26/2013 7:22:56 AM PDT by nascarnation (Baraq's economic policy: trickle up poverty)
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To: Perdogg

"It's because I'm black, isn't it?"


30 posted on 03/26/2013 7:22:59 AM PDT by Iron Munro (<blockquote> <p> </blockquote>Welcome to Obama-Land - EVERYTHING NOT FORBIDDEN IS COMPULSORY)
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To: Williams
Think if this was GWB the story would be that he performed some heroic act?

Nailed it.

The bias can be in what they decide to cover, what they decide not to cover, or in how they phrase the coverage that they eventually provide. Whether consciously or unconsciously, the media presents news which assigns the role of Good Guy to Democrats and the role of Bad Guy to Republicans.

Your dog attacked and killed a sea lion? Well, we will still assign you the role of Good Guy. Nothing to see here, please move along.

31 posted on 03/26/2013 7:23:01 AM PDT by ClearCase_guy (The ballot box is a sham. Nothing will change until after the war.)
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To: Williams

OMG! It was one of those horrible bull dogs. Did mark kelley-giffords have a back ground check done before the dog was released to him/his daughter? Where was the waiting period? Why hasn’t the kali DNR charged him/his daughter in the death of (I think) a “protected” species? Pretty sure that if an animal that you are supposed to be in control of kills a “threatened/protected/endangered” species, you are responsible and liable. Unless you’re a “star”. You or me, fined, possible jail, dog impounded.


32 posted on 03/26/2013 7:23:09 AM PDT by rktman (BACKGROUND CHECKS? YOU FIRST MR. PRESIDENT!(not that we'd get the truth!))
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To: Perdogg

Sea lion hatred is so ingrained in these people.


33 posted on 03/26/2013 7:24:30 AM PDT by aMorePerfectUnion (Gone rogue, gone Galt, gone international, gone independent. Gone.)
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To: ├čudda├čudd

I’m sure Mark and Gabby fileted the sea lion, barbecued it, and served it to the homeless.


34 posted on 03/26/2013 7:24:35 AM PDT by nascarnation (Baraq's economic policy: trickle up poverty)
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To: Perdogg

I think all dogs should be limited to ten teeth.


35 posted on 03/26/2013 7:25:54 AM PDT by raybbr (People who still support Obama are either a Marxist or a moron. No, they are both.)
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To: hometoroost

“A retired astronaut and a celebrity elected official’s husband are involved and police quickly determine that they did nothing wrong. I wonder how that would have worked out for Joe Citizen?”

Most states have “harassment of wildlife” laws, and sea lions are protected under the Marine Mammal Protection Act. A guy was recently fined a large amount for merely riding a protected whale.

Joe citizen would most likely be facing a minimum of a large fine. “Equal Protection” doesn’t equal protection.


36 posted on 03/26/2013 7:31:37 AM PDT by VanShuyten ("a shadow...draped nobly in the folds of a gorgeous eloquence.")
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To: Perdogg

I wonder how much his fine will be? /s


37 posted on 03/26/2013 7:32:42 AM PDT by Cyber Liberty (I am a dissident. Will you join me? My name is John....)
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To: Williams

#16

CNN - ‘GWB’s Dog Attacks And Kills Baby Sea Lion’

MSNBC - ‘Bush’s Dog Murders Baby Sea Lion’

Daily Kos - ‘Bush Murders Baby Sea Lions’


38 posted on 03/26/2013 7:34:40 AM PDT by servo1969
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To: raybbr
And only the military and law enforcement trained personnel should own assault dogs. They look scary.
39 posted on 03/26/2013 7:35:00 AM PDT by Sir Napsalot (Pravda + Useful Idiots = CCCP; JournOList + Useful Idiots = DopeyChangey!)
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To: Perdogg

No charges. Even though the giffords could not control their dog. I say ban pits for any government or former government employee. They just claim it’s not my fault.


40 posted on 03/26/2013 7:35:47 AM PDT by freeangel ( (free speech is only good until someone else doesn't like it)
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