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'The system has failed': Crowds react to Zimmerman verdict
USA Today | July 13, 2013 | Rick Neale

Posted on 07/13/2013 7:38:28 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet

Link only due to copyright issues: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/07/13/zimmerman-jury-deliberations-draw-crowds/2514307/


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Government; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: blackkk; florida; georgezimmerman; riots; trayvon; trayvonmartin; zimmerman
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To: Biggirl

Stay safe, everyone. Might be wise to stay close to home for awhile. In safe, familiar places. Don’t get caught alone in a parking lot after dark. Remember the knockout game. You don’t want to be the one victim in your city when some enraged person wants to take out their rage on the nearest law-abiding citizen.


51 posted on 07/13/2013 7:58:02 PM PDT by Ciexyz
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Soundtrack for the summer of their discontent:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V7EfnYwpmOE

Long version, burn baby burn!


52 posted on 07/13/2013 7:58:11 PM PDT by bigbob
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

This country DOES NEED healing, but what we have in power has SADLY made that ALL IMPOSSIBLE.


53 posted on 07/13/2013 7:58:34 PM PDT by Biggirl ("Jesus talked to us as individuals"-Jim Vicevich/Thanks JimV!)
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To: Ciexyz

Thank-you for the reminder.


54 posted on 07/13/2013 7:59:48 PM PDT by Biggirl ("Jesus talked to us as individuals"-Jim Vicevich/Thanks JimV!)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Here is how a certain class of white people handled matters when they thought the justice system “failed.”

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Birth-of-a-nation-klan-and-black-man.jpg

White people, and especially Jews, had better watch their homes and property if Al Sharpton is in the neighborhood. I can just imagine a couple of Jewish-owned businesses catching fire with Sharpton around, just like in 1995.

LET’S RAP WITH AL SHARPTON! (Clean family-friendly version)

I’m Al Sharpton, and Obama’s my man
To make him Pres-i-dent, that is my plan.

Back in 1988, in Wappingers Falls
Mason, Maddox and I had the place wall to wall!

We found us a girl, her name was Tawana
We made the whole town one great big pinata!

We whacked it around and raised an uproar,
We ruined lives and reputations, and then even more.

Half a million dollars, Dutchess County it spent,
It paid dear for our circus, ere from it we went.

Then came Crown Heights, in 1991
My mob went wild, and boy it had fun!

The “diamond merchants” sure got a clue,
When my mob rampaged and screamed, “Kill the Jew!”

They found one, name of Yankel Rosenbaum
The brother that knifed him was no Uncle Tom.

They rioted and screamed, that was a fact
Like the Nazis did, on good old Kristallnacht.*

Four years later, we gave Whitey straight dope
Harlem’s a Black ‘hood, don’t you dare interlope.

To Freddy’s Fashion Mart, my National Action Network
Marched round and round, to drive out the white jerk.

Called him “white interloper,” and “bloodsucking Jew,”
“Greedy Jews!” and “cracker lovers!” we also threw.

We screamed epithets, camped out on his porch
Called him a cracker, said his business we’d torch.

Roland Smith was my fan, and I sure raised his ire.
At Freddy’s Fashion Mart, he set a big fire!

A Molotov cocktail, the flash of a match,
And your white-owned Jew store is a big pile of ash!

Seven people died in those hot burning flames,
A bright blazing fire that widened my fame.

Then came the scandal of Duke Lacrosse
I went down to Durham to show ‘em who’s boss.

I supported Mike Nifong, he’s my kind of man
To find them white boys guilty, that was his plan.

Something went wrong, his case was dismissed
I’m sure it was all because the courts are ra-cist.

Now here is more from me that will bring real raves,
We was building empires when whites lived in caves!

Invented philosophy, astrology, and publicity promos,
Long before Socrates and them dirty Greek homos.

Louis Farrakhan is also my man, I bet you can dig it.
Says Judaism’s a gutter religion, but I swear he’s no bigot.

Now if you want to please me and your mama
Get out on Election Day and vote for Obama!

* Kristallnacht, “Night of the Broken Glass.”


55 posted on 07/13/2013 8:00:01 PM PDT by Winged Hussar (http://moveonpleasemoveon.blogspot.com/)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
"The system has failed"

Thing is, this is actually true. The system as it was being operated in Florida was being rigged to convict Zimmerman.

I have to tell you, even though I am aware of how these things operate, it was still astonishing to watch them try to stack the deck.

What was even more surreal was watching the tactics of the prosecution as their case was imploding inside that rigged system.

In order to look like to me? It looked almost like the stereotypical robot that is given intentionally conflicting instructions. It is as if the prosecutions head began twitching from side to side and their speech became jittery when they knew that they had to win this case, but at the same time realizing they wouldn't.

I wouldn't have been surprised to see sparks coming out of their ears during the final arguments.

56 posted on 07/13/2013 8:00:20 PM PDT by rlmorel (Silence: The New Hate Speech)
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To: x1stcav

57 posted on 07/13/2013 8:02:30 PM PDT by SoFloFreeper
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Just think. As happy as GZ is, they are 100x angrier.


58 posted on 07/13/2013 8:06:15 PM PDT by MNDude (Sorry for typos. Probably written on a smartphone, and I have big clumsy fingers.)
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To: SoFloFreeper

Ann Coulter certainly hit the nail on the head in her book “Demonic” about mob mentality.


59 posted on 07/13/2013 8:07:19 PM PDT by rlmorel (Silence: The New Hate Speech)
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To: ncfool

I bet Obama is happy to aggravate the black vote against whitey.


60 posted on 07/13/2013 8:07:31 PM PDT by pierrem15 (Claudius: "Let all the poisons that lurk in the mud hatch out.")
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To: Biggirl; 2ndDivisionVet

Yes, the country needs healing.

Problem: the country is terminally ill, the life-support just got unplugged, and we’re all sitting around the bed waiting for the doc to make the call...


61 posted on 07/13/2013 8:08:58 PM PDT by Old Sarge (My "KMA List" is growing daily...)
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To: Nifster
No doubt Zimmerman will be sued for ‘civil rights’ violations.

Zimmerman can't be sued for civil rights violations, only government employees(elected or otherwise)can't violate someone's civil rights, so the courts have ruled. Zimmerman is a private citizen and therefore not capable of being brought up on civil rights violation charges.

62 posted on 07/13/2013 8:13:26 PM PDT by calex59
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

63 posted on 07/13/2013 8:17:12 PM PDT by mirkwood (The lame-stream media loses once again)
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To: Sarah Barracuda

Most white people (there are some poor white people, too) will have to pay for their own attorneys, fines, damage, possible jail time, criminal record if they riot. Plus they’ll get shot at with real bullets by the cops, shot at by the other side, their dogs shot and killed, their kids taken away, did I miss something?


64 posted on 07/13/2013 8:19:02 PM PDT by Aliska
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To: calex59

OJ Simpson was sued in a civil case for damages. I expect to see the same thing here.


65 posted on 07/13/2013 8:20:43 PM PDT by SoothingDave
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

The system worked. That’s what bothers these leftist hatemongers.


66 posted on 07/13/2013 8:21:53 PM PDT by TBP (Obama lies, Granny dies.)
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To: Biggirl

that is good news


67 posted on 07/13/2013 8:22:38 PM PDT by Nifster
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To: volunbeer

There have been cases in both California and Oregon where the civil rights violation cited was the taking of one’s life. It did not require a color of authority component. Wait and see what DOJ does. Or even the family in the civil courts.


68 posted on 07/13/2013 8:25:03 PM PDT by Nifster
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To: calex59

Not true. There have been such cases in both California and Oregon.


69 posted on 07/13/2013 8:25:43 PM PDT by Nifster
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To: Old Sarge

Rather the USA has hit rock bottom.


70 posted on 07/13/2013 8:28:36 PM PDT by Biggirl ("Jesus talked to us as individuals"-Jim Vicevich/Thanks JimV!)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

I have learned in my 70 years that the more you stir shyt, the worse it stinks.

The media has been stirring it from day one, and still show Trayvons picture of when he was 12 years old.

When the riots begin it is the Not to mention the inherent black bigotry blacks learn at the tit.


71 posted on 07/13/2013 8:38:10 PM PDT by Venturer
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To: calex59

Here is the portion of the DOJ statue that will likely be used.....it applies to anyone not just federal employees

Hate Crimes

The Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr., Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2009 , 18 U.S.C. § 249. Section 249 of Title 18 was enacted as Division E of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010 (starts at pg. 646 of the Act). Section 249, which went into effect in October 2009, created a new federal criminal prohibition against willfully causing bodily injury (or attempting to do so using fire, a firearm, or another dangerous weapon), when (1) the crime was committed because of the actual or perceived race, color, religion, national origin of any person, or (2) the crime was committed because of the actual or perceived religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability of any person and the crime affected interstate or foreign commerce or occurred within federal special maritime and territorial jurisdiction. The law also provides federal funding and technical assistance to state, local, and tribal jurisdictions to help them to more effectively investigate and prosecute hate crimes.”


72 posted on 07/13/2013 8:40:51 PM PDT by Nifster
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To: Biggirl

“Not going to happen.”

Really? The NAACP is already petitioning Eric Holder to do so.


73 posted on 07/13/2013 8:59:14 PM PDT by Sola Veritas (Trying to speak truth - not always with the best grammar or spelling)
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To: x1stcav
BRING IT ON!
74 posted on 07/13/2013 9:19:31 PM PDT by Lockbar (The guy that fires the last bullet gets to write the history books,)
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To: Lockbar

I appreciate the sentiment.


75 posted on 07/13/2013 9:20:15 PM PDT by x1stcav (Federal employees are parasites.)
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To: Nifster

That is NOT a civil rights violation and it will be very difficult to prove a hate crime, though they might try, it will probably be tossed out.


76 posted on 07/13/2013 9:27:14 PM PDT by calex59
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To: digger48; null and void; Vendome

It’s been really quiet in my East SF Bay general neighborhood.

This morning around 10:00 I heard a loud prolonged roar of what must have been a mile’s worth of Harleys headed east on Rt. 24 to Walnut Creek.

This evening, after the verdict, it is calm. No hooting, no gunshots, no fireworks, no bottle rockets.

I didn’t see a lot of lowlife thugs in my area. I generally don’t see them but tonight I didn’t see any. Maybe they were congregating elsewhere.

Pleasant night to all. And thank God for the verdict.


77 posted on 07/13/2013 9:30:59 PM PDT by thecodont
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To: thecodont; digger48; null and void

Keep us informed.

Where you live(Concord/Walnut Creek?), San Fran and E. PA are the canaries, just like OJ and Rodney King.

Stay safe.


78 posted on 07/13/2013 9:39:18 PM PDT by Vendome (Don't take life so seriously, you won't live through it anyway)
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To: Winged Hussar
If Al Sharpton or any of the other New Black Panthers want to show up in my neighborhood to cause trouble, will leave with half-inch holes that they didn't arrive with.

I live 5 minutes from the Seminole County courthouse.

79 posted on 07/13/2013 10:09:36 PM PDT by VeniVidiVici (Play the 'Knockout Game' with a 9mm and you get what you deserve)
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To: Vendome

Some fireworks in my San Jose neighborhood, nothing atypical for a Saturday night this close to the 4th of July.


80 posted on 07/13/2013 10:21:51 PM PDT by null and void (Republicans create the tools of oppression, and the democrats gleefully use them!)
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To: Old Sarge

I, and many others would advise them not to.
Any threat to my family (includes my dogs), myself, or my property; WILL BE MET WITH IMMEDIATE EXTREME AND OVERWHELMING VIOLENCE UNTIL THE THREAT IS ELIMINATED.


81 posted on 07/13/2013 11:19:09 PM PDT by 5th MEB (Progressives in the open; --- FIRE FOR EFFECT!!)
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To: Sola Veritas

For one thing, Zimmerman is NOT a poliece officer, another thing, this was a STATE CASE, NOT a federal case and the NAACP forgets that.

I stand by my position.


82 posted on 07/14/2013 2:48:05 AM PDT by Biggirl ("Jesus talked to us as individuals"-Jim Vicevich/Thanks JimV!)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
http://www.gzdefensefund.com/donate/

83 posted on 07/14/2013 2:48:42 AM PDT by JoeProBono (Mille vocibus imago valet;-{)
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To: All

Please see post number 82. Thank-you.


84 posted on 07/14/2013 2:51:34 AM PDT by Biggirl ("Jesus talked to us as individuals"-Jim Vicevich/Thanks JimV!)
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To: Mamzelle
Time for GZ to sue the media and write a book, pay his legal bills and clean up.

Correct on suing the bejeesus out of the lamestream media for portraying him as a racist white cracka stalker.

Incorrect on writing the book, IMO. That will simply invite the prosecution, feds, race baiters, etc.. to look for any inconsistency between his book and his previous public statements to press Perjury (or other) charges against him.

At this point, the less Zimmerman says the better -- again IMO. YMMV.

85 posted on 07/14/2013 2:58:14 AM PDT by usconservative (When The Ballot Box No Longer Counts, The Ammunition Box Does. (What's In Your Ammo Box?))
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To: bgill
The alphabets are still trying their hardest to get a guilty verdict from the public.

The jurors (God Bless Them!) need prayers as much as George does...

86 posted on 07/14/2013 4:04:20 AM PDT by trebb (Where in the the hell has my country gone?)
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To: trebb

jurors should go into hiding


87 posted on 07/14/2013 4:06:58 AM PDT by GeronL
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Yes, the system failed, first it never should have gone to court, and second it should have gone to a grand jury,but it was by passed.


88 posted on 07/14/2013 4:08:16 AM PDT by mware
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To: usconservative

Lawsuits against NBC and CNN - yes.

Book deal - no.

That’s actually a very astute course of action.


89 posted on 07/14/2013 5:44:56 AM PDT by Old Sarge (My "KMA List" is growing daily...)
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To: Huskrrrr
Regarding Sharpton, this nails it:


90 posted on 07/14/2013 5:48:47 AM PDT by FreedomPoster (Islam delenda est)
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To: Nifster

The FBI investigated Zimmerman early on and found no hint of racism. And said so.

This, along with his history of helping black kids learn to read and similar very much not racist actions, would make such a case even more absurd than this murder case.


91 posted on 07/14/2013 5:55:44 AM PDT by FreedomPoster (Islam delenda est)
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To: Biggirl

“For one thing, Zimmerman is NOT a poliece officer, another thing, this was a STATE CASE, NOT a federal case and the NAACP forgets that.”

I fully agree with your comparison of the two and how the circumstances are NOT at all similar. NO civil rights violations occurred - except in the mind of those grasping at straws. However, with the current POTUS and AG...sense doesn’t rule the day...the politics of emotion does. Also, civil rights cases are “federal.” So, even if it is another trumped up charge, there is nothing to keep the AG (directed by the POTUS) from pursuing this IF he thinks it will win him political points. (I certainly hope your prediction is 100% right though...I have just seen too many bad things done by the current administration).

We can be certain that the “Race-baiters” and the “Anti-gun lobby” are going to milk this case ad nauseam.


92 posted on 07/14/2013 6:17:48 AM PDT by Sola Veritas (Trying to speak truth - not always with the best grammar or spelling)
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To: FreedomPoster

Yes!


93 posted on 07/14/2013 8:28:29 AM PDT by Huskrrrr
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To: calex59

wait and see.....


94 posted on 07/14/2013 3:07:12 PM PDT by Nifster
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