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Zimmerman was on the ground being punched when he shot Trayvon Martin
Charleston Conservative Examiner ^ | 03/24/12 | Kyle Rogers

Posted on 03/24/2012 12:01:26 PM PDT by nhwingut

Last weekend in the city of Chicago alone, gangbangers slaughtered ten people and wounded another forty. The youngest fatality is only six years old. The youngest person wounded is only one-year-old. Many of the victim were pedestrians sprayed with bullets in drive by shootings. The national news has said nothing about this.

So why does one shooting in Florida warrant weeks of national news? Why has there been thousands of articles a day, for the last four days, about one single shooting?

Almost all of the news items about George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin contains a combination of false statements, opinions presented as facts, transparent distortions, and a complete absence of some of the most relevant details. Almost all news items are written soley from the point of view of the grieving family. The media also fills their articles with outdated baby-faced pictures of Trayvon. Very few include that he was a towering 6'2” football player. Is the media really reporting the news, or is this classic agitation/propaganda to advance a political agenda.

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1 posted on 03/24/2012 12:01:32 PM PDT by nhwingut
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To: nhwingut

,,,, because black on black murder and violence is acceptable .

Simple as that !!!


2 posted on 03/24/2012 12:05:38 PM PDT by Lionheartusa1 (-: Socialism is the equal distribution of misery :-)
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To: nhwingut

This is what passes for entertainment and distraction during the Obama Depression.


3 posted on 03/24/2012 12:06:23 PM PDT by Standing Wolf
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To: nhwingut

Interesting!!! The Black racists are mighty quiet today!!! And.....Obama looks like the political buffoon he is!!! If American Blacks believe Obama is the one, then sadly to say they are going to be adrift at sea for the next hundred years!!! Very sad...but true!!! Self-inflicted wounds in support of Obama (like voting for him) have only brought the Black community record unemployment, more poverty and continuing pain and unhappiness, while Obama and his wife, Michelle live like the richest royalty in the world. Sad...Sad....Sad!!!!


4 posted on 03/24/2012 12:09:54 PM PDT by JLAGRAYFOX (My only objective is defeat and destroy POTUS Obama & his Democrat Party, politically!!!)
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To: nhwingut

I think when this is all said and done, we’ll discover we have no mare than an inept police department that cannot provide the known facts of what happened that night.

No drug tests, sobriety, witness reports, gun shot residue. None of the normal things that should be known, to back up their decision not to arrest.

Lesson learned: this can happen anywhere, especially in small towns. Police decision making is the bad guy for certain (unless they come forward with the above facts). Zimmerman, perhaps so and perhaps not.


5 posted on 03/24/2012 12:14:54 PM PDT by cicero2k
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To: nhwingut

“Police play the 911 tape for Trayvon Martin’s father, who tells police that the voice screaming is not the voice of his son.”

Should we mass mail all the media and tell them what schmucks they are?


6 posted on 03/24/2012 12:15:03 PM PDT by sheikdetailfeather ("We Need To Teach The Establishment a Lesson" - Newt Gingrich)
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To: nhwingut
Now witness claims TRAYVON attacked Zimmerman: Anonymous onlooker told police neighbourhood watch captain was provoked... as friends insist teen was not violent and protests mount

"..'The guy on the bottom who had a red sweater on was yelling to me: "Help, help… and I told him to stop and I was calling 911,' he said.

Zimmerman was wearing a red sweater; Martin was in a grey hoodie.

He added: 'When I got upstairs and looked down, the guy who was on top beating up the other guy, was the one laying in the grass, and I believe he was dead at that point.'.."

If a person is mounted and is getting a beating him he might fear for his life and be justified in shooting. Zimmerman was not obliged to take a beating even if he should not have followed Trayvon.

7 posted on 03/24/2012 12:16:44 PM PDT by Anti-Bubba182
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To: nhwingut

If the kid would have called the cops “Hey some dude is following me”....he’d be alive today. nuf said.


8 posted on 03/24/2012 12:17:02 PM PDT by TomasUSMC ( FIGHT LIKE WW2, FINISH LIKE WW2. FIGHT LIKE NAM, FINISH LIKE NAM)
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To: nhwingut
The Jesse Jackson/Al Sharpton/Barack Obama storyline is just another example of "fake but accurate" news from our Leftwing media.

Like Global Warming, the Trayvon Martin story is just another IQ test -- the stupid people are convinced of something despite a total lack of supporting evidence.

9 posted on 03/24/2012 12:18:05 PM PDT by ClearCase_guy (Blacks get shot every day. What makes Trayvon so special? Democrat hype.)
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To: nhwingut
Geeze. The author rips the main stream media, but runs the title of Mr. Zimmerman shooting Mr. Martin while Mr. Martin is on top of him.

Well if thats the case. Case solved, next.

It could have happened that way, and a investigation might prove it. But, the author fails to provide any 'facts' of proving the shooting occurred that way.

A witness describes Mr. Martin on top, but the article fails to mention Mr. Zimmerman shooting Mr. Martin in that situation.

10 posted on 03/24/2012 12:19:54 PM PDT by Theoria (Rush Limbaugh: Ron Paul sounds like an Islamic terrorist)
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To: nhwingut

Witnesses and facts won’t matter in the case


11 posted on 03/24/2012 12:20:03 PM PDT by GeronL (The Right to Life came before the Right to Pursue Happiness)
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To: Standing Wolf

Exactly... Would I feel any worse for the family if the media told me the truth? (That the murderer was not white, but Hispanic descent. That the neighborhood wasn’t some lily white pristine town. But one that is 51% minority with crime on the rise.) Absolutely not.

All we ask for is honesty in reporting. And let us decide. When you spin and lie, you look foolish after the facts.


12 posted on 03/24/2012 12:20:38 PM PDT by nhwingut (Sarah Palin 12... No One Else (Maybe Tim Thomas))
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To: Anti-Bubba182

following someone in a public space is not a crime, right?


13 posted on 03/24/2012 12:22:51 PM PDT by GeronL (The Right to Life came before the Right to Pursue Happiness)
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To: Anti-Bubba182

Zimmerman is the neighborhood watch captain. He had every right to follow Martin. He was making sure Martin was not up to no good. I would have done the same!


14 posted on 03/24/2012 12:23:22 PM PDT by rawhide
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To: ClearCase_guy

Sadly, the facts don’t matter.

The narrative is out there now, that this was a poor defenseless black boy, shot for no reason by a white (white Hispanic) racist with a gun.

So now we have to have liberal angst about how America is violent, racist, bigoted, gun loving, and has not changed since the days of Emmitt Till.

Facts don’t matter to the liberals. All that matters is they have a cause celebre to push their agenda.

This could become the Duke lacrosse case all over again. At the end of the day, the liberals were thoroughly discredited in that case. Time will tell on this one.


15 posted on 03/24/2012 12:24:02 PM PDT by Dilbert San Diego
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To: nhwingut

“Last weekend in the city of Chicago alone, gangbangers slaughtered ten people and wounded another forty. The youngest fatality is only six years old. The youngest person wounded is only one-year-old. Many of the victim were pedestrians sprayed with bullets in drive by shootings. The national news has said nothing about this.”

Why? Because down on their inner city ghetto plantations, Obama and his ilk find black on black murders and violence perfectly acceptable. To them, only white on black violence is newsworthy and to be politically exploited.


16 posted on 03/24/2012 12:25:12 PM PDT by Sea Parrot (Nations are only truly great when it's people are struggling against all odds, growing and expanding)
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To: Anti-Bubba182

The guy is not an anonymous onlooker. He’s the guy that called 911 during the attack. The police know who he is and interviewed him. He is the reason that Zimmerman was not arrested.


17 posted on 03/24/2012 12:27:19 PM PDT by Eva
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To: nhwingut

The 10 people murdered in Chicago last weekend, including a beautiful 6 year old little girl, never received any condolence calls from Obama..no vigil in their honor..no bounty on the heads of their killers..not a peep from the media, like their lives did not matter. This is what the left is, they only show “Outrage” when they can capitalize on it, otherwise people can continue to die and no one utters a word. Apparently its all good to murder blacks, as long as the perpetrator is another black person. That is the lesson I learned this week. I wonder how the victims in the Chicago massacre feel about the guy they probably voted for, not giving a damn about their family members who were murdered.


18 posted on 03/24/2012 12:29:24 PM PDT by Sarah Barracuda
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To: nhwingut

For many years, black youth gangs have laid waste to large sections of our major cities. They have been involved in murder, drugs, and God knows what other criminal activity.

Yet, the likes of Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson, and the assorted liberal talking heads, almost never mention this ongoing pandemic of violence among ghetto people.

So, they decide to focus on this one singular tragic case, and extrapolate from this, that America is racist, bigoted, and has not changed since the days of Jim Crow segregation, and tragedies such as the Emmitt Till case.

They want us to believe that the biggest danger to our black youth are crazed racists with guns, when in fact, the biggest danger to black youth are other black men with guns.


19 posted on 03/24/2012 12:29:35 PM PDT by Dilbert San Diego
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To: nhwingut

Zimmerman has been a busy guy. The link below is a PDF of all his 911 calls in regard to his neighborhood watch.

It certainly sheds an interesting light on this neighborhood.

I for one believe Obama has sunk to a new low this time. Once again, he stupidly jumps to a racial conclusion without all the facts. The Zero can take his clown a$$ for a short walk on a long pier.

http://www.sanfordfl.gov/investigation/docs/911CallHistory.pdf


20 posted on 03/24/2012 12:32:16 PM PDT by ImJustAnotherOkie (zerogottago)
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To: nhwingut

Republicans should be denouncing the racialism on display by the democrats, and if the hispanic community realizes it is being scapegoated by the dems so be it.


21 posted on 03/24/2012 12:32:23 PM PDT by Williams (Honey Badger Don't Care)
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To: GeronL

No, but I bet Zimmerman wishes he hadn’t. The 911 operator said, “We don’t need you to do that.” He should have taken the hint.


22 posted on 03/24/2012 12:32:33 PM PDT by Anti-Bubba182
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To: GeronL

[ Witnesses and facts won’t matter in the case ]

Exactly. It’s all political.

I have to wonder, why are th Hispanic community organizers not taking to the streets in defense of their fellow Hispanic?


23 posted on 03/24/2012 12:32:54 PM PDT by KansasGirl
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To: nhwingut

Circumstances of the incident have been insufficiently reported. Trayvon Martin does not come off as any paragon of virtue, nor is George Zimmerman any kind of totally villainous character.

Evidently SOME kind of personal threat was involved. But upon whom?

Suggestion is, that Zimmerman was the victim of a verbal slander, subsequent to an attempt to question a person proceeding with mysterious motives, and the situation just escalated from there.

But this may just be “he said, he said”.

Except for the 911 call.


24 posted on 03/24/2012 12:34:17 PM PDT by alloysteel (College "education" may be the worst mischief to be inflicted upon the next generation.)
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To: nhwingut
Because it is another "crisis" to be exploited by communists to overthrow America:









25 posted on 03/24/2012 12:38:36 PM PDT by ProtectOurFreedom
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To: Anti-Bubba182

So? What the 911 Operator said isn’t really important to me.


26 posted on 03/24/2012 12:40:34 PM PDT by GeronL (The Right to Life came before the Right to Pursue Happiness)
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To: Standing Wolf

This is what passes for entertainment and distraction during the Obama Depression because you can’t mess wit de black man. He be above de law now dat the Pres be black and all them honkey white Liberals support thing that be black gardles if dey be right or wrong.


27 posted on 03/24/2012 12:42:33 PM PDT by jongaltsr (It)
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To: Sea Parrot
Why? Because down on their inner city ghetto plantations, Obama and his ilk find black on black murders and violence perfectly acceptable.

I knew if I was diligent, I'd find a subject on which I'd agree with the Occupier of the white hut.

If it's gang-bangers killing gang-bangers and not killing innocent black people, I think eric holder should ship them some new weapons.

I don't care if it's Crips and Bloods, MI-13, Asian gangs, white gangs {are there any left}, even Eskimo gangs, if they are killing each other, it's all OK with me.

28 posted on 03/24/2012 12:43:55 PM PDT by USS Alaska (Nuke the terrorists savages.)
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To: JLAGRAYFOX
Blacks believe Obama is the one, then sadly to say they are going to be adrift at sea for the next hundred years!!

I can't see then ever changing. The other minorities here will knock them out. Yessiree. I want some of dat Obama money.

29 posted on 03/24/2012 12:44:35 PM PDT by Digger (If RINO is your selection then failure is your election)
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To: GeronL

I made an argument (similar to this author’s) in another forum. The responses I elicited, lead me to believe that you can’t reason with anyone, who won’t be reasoned with.


30 posted on 03/24/2012 12:45:03 PM PDT by old school
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To: nhwingut
So why does one shooting in Florida warrant weeks of national news?

The lefty agitprop experts scan the news and determine which events have the greatest promise and then they spin the hell out of them and tell the media which to lead with. And, of course, which stories to totally smother.

Next question?

31 posted on 03/24/2012 12:46:27 PM PDT by Right Wing Assault (Dick Obama is more inexperienced now than he was before he was elected.)
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To: Sea Parrot
Chicago murders, 2012:

http://homicides.redeyechicago.com/

It's interesting that the murder victims are either described as "black male" OR if they are described as a "white male" they generally seem to have a Latino name.

32 posted on 03/24/2012 12:48:19 PM 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: ClearCase_guy
The Jesse Jackson/Al Sharpton/Barack Obama storyline is just another example of "fake but accurate" news from our Leftwing media

How soon before Shamnity has Al on his pathetic show to give us the true facts.

33 posted on 03/24/2012 12:49:09 PM PDT by Digger (If RINO is your selection then failure is your election)
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To: ImJustAnotherOkie
Once again, he stupidly jumps to a racial conclusion without all the facts.

Hey, time for a beer summit. Get the whole neighborhood together and give them hundreds of kegs of beer and then have obama's Holder walk in a whole bunch of guns. Then run like hell outa there!

34 posted on 03/24/2012 12:52:33 PM PDT by Right Wing Assault (Dick Obama is more inexperienced now than he was before he was elected.)
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To: Williams

I’m disappointed that the Hispanic community is not standing up to this firestorm of lies about one of its members.


35 posted on 03/24/2012 12:53:28 PM PDT by samtheman
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To: nhwingut

Are relations between the races better off than they were four years ago - before the Great Healer took office???.....


36 posted on 03/24/2012 12:54:10 PM PDT by Intolerant in NJ
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To: nhwingut; ZULU
The witness reports that George Zimmerman was on the ground and Trayvon is on top of him punching him.
The witness says that George Zimmerman was screaming and yelling for help.

Yo, Zulu, you tired of running your mouth about Zimmerman's guilt.

37 posted on 03/24/2012 1:03:53 PM PDT by USS Alaska (Nuke the terrorists savages.)
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To: nhwingut

Thanks for the post.


38 posted on 03/24/2012 1:05:19 PM PDT by Buffalo Head (Illigitimi non carborundum)
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To: USS Alaska
If it's gang-bangers killing gang-bangers and not killing innocent black people

Problem is, they're such horrible marksmen that anyone could get hit (and they often do).

A few years ago, my brother and I were at an indoor shooting range in P.G. County, just outside of N.E. Washington D.C.

Several lanes over, there were three thugs, sharing a pistol. To say things like muzzle awareness was an alien concept to them, was a ridiculous understatement.

Eventually, one of them, holding the gun sideways, of course, managed to hit the return line. Not the one in his lane, either - IT WAS TWO LANES OVER!

Finally, the RSO came over and asked them to leave. Needless to say we never visited that range again.

39 posted on 03/24/2012 1:07:26 PM PDT by South Hawthorne (In Memory of my dear Friend Henry Lee II)
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To: nhwingut

I would like to know at what time the 911 calls record the gunshot. Just after 7:20, Mr. Zimmerman reports he can no longer see Mr. Martin. By 7:30, Mr. Martin is declared dead by EMTs.


40 posted on 03/24/2012 1:09:48 PM PDT by greatvikingone
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To: sheikdetailfeather

I’d settle for just listing the smuck Freepers for all to see.


41 posted on 03/24/2012 1:10:41 PM PDT by Balding_Eagle (Liberals, at their core, are aggressive & dangerous to everyone around them,)
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To: Digger

You are right. They will never change!!! They are frozen in the time capsule of racism and hatred!!! And....sad as can be....Obama and his Muslim ilk from Kenya were offshoots of the biggest Black racist slave traders in Northern & SubSahara Africa!!! Go figure!!! But you are right on the money, Hispanics, Asians, indians, etc. will move forward into American society and Blacks will be left, tied to the slave economic pole their Obama type leaders have chained them to. Until Blacks change their mindset and get new vibrant, posiitve leaders focused on true progress in the classic American culture, they will remain encased in their “jive world” on Obama’s Plantation. Sadly, they are only fooling themselves!!! The majority of Americans have no use for them or their racist antics!!!!


42 posted on 03/24/2012 1:14:19 PM PDT by JLAGRAYFOX (My only objective is defeat and destroy POTUS Obama & his Democrat Party, politically!!!)
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To: cicero2k
No...witness reports

6 of them according to this...

http://www.sanfordfl.gov/investigation/docs/Twin%20Lakes%20Shooting%20Initial%20Report.pdf

43 posted on 03/24/2012 1:15:04 PM PDT by kanawa
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To: nhwingut

If the facts are as reported in this article it will prove to be devastating for the race hustlers.


44 posted on 03/24/2012 1:22:04 PM PDT by AEMILIUS PAULUS (It is a shame that when these people give a riot)
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To: AEMILIUS PAULUS

Nothing devastates the race hustlers - it is their schtick and the media eats it up.


45 posted on 03/24/2012 1:28:14 PM PDT by greatvikingone
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To: greatvikingone
19:11 Zimmerman calls police.
19:12 Martin calls his girlfriend--Call last 4 minutes
19:17 Police arrive at scene of event
19:30 EMT announce Mr. Martin dead
46 posted on 03/24/2012 1:30:17 PM PDT by Theoria (Rush Limbaugh: Ron Paul sounds like an Islamic terrorist)
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To: TomasUSMC

And if Zimm would have called 911 and said, ‘ theres some guy I dont recognize on the sidewalk,,ill keep an eye at a distance,,’. He would have watched as Treyvon walked into his front door.
But too many neighborhood watch types like to try live out cop fantasies.


47 posted on 03/24/2012 1:31:06 PM PDT by DesertRhino (I was standing with a rifle, waiting for soviet paratroopers, but communists just ran for officeoffi)
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To: Theoria

I see my mistake on the dispatch report. Thank you.


48 posted on 03/24/2012 1:33:37 PM PDT by greatvikingone
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To: AEMILIUS PAULUS

Speaking of race hustling, I wonder if the media calling Mr. Zimmerman “white hispanic” also call our President “white African”?


49 posted on 03/24/2012 1:35:49 PM PDT by greatvikingone
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To: Sarah Barracuda
“The 10 people murdered in Chicago last weekend, including a beautiful 6 year old little girl, never received any condolence calls from Obama..no vigil in their honor..no bounty on the heads of their killers..not a peep from the media, like their lives did not matter.”

Yes, sad and disgusting hypocrisy, but we let them get away with it.

50 posted on 03/24/2012 1:46:24 PM PDT by pieceofthepuzzle
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