Jay gets me thinking with this post. Go read it, this page isn't going anywhere.First: I'm atheist.Second: I have two christmas trees in my house. Though I am slacking a bit in getting just one of them up and decorated this year. I still call them christmas trees because, well, that's the term that's been… Continue reading Holiday Trees
More info on the iPhone guy: turns out there are actual 911 recordings.Turns out the phone was working fine -- the call quality is really, really good.Understatement of the day from the perp himself, "I'm not too smart."
From The Smoking Gun, via Borepatch, comes a tale of a fellow -- Michael Alan Skopec -- who, well, has difficulty with thinking. Turns out that Michael had some trouble with his iPhone. So, instead of heading to Google or, even better, Apple, he decided it would be best to just call 911 repeatedly.He was arrested for… Continue reading Overreaction, Line One
When you're prepared, you're prepared.
Over at Tam's, there's a video posted of a robbery. Go watch. We'll wait.There are a few takeaways here:- Be aware of your surroundings- Don't leave valuables within each reach of passersby- The second perp probably brandished a firearm or other weapon, so, carry your own firearm and know how to use it.We're done here.