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Remembering those lost.....

Posted 01-03-2012 at 09:18 by RussP

In Memory of the fallen...
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As part of my New Year's Day tradition, we remember those lost in 2011.

First, the stats...


Total Line of Duty Deaths: 163
Aircraft accident: 1
Animal related: 1
Assault: 5
Automobile accident: 35
Drowned: 4
Duty related illness: 7
Explosion: 1
Gunfire: 66
Gunfire (Accidental): 4
Heart attack: 10
Heat exhaustion: 1
Motorcycle accident: 4
Stabbed:
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Should We Return to the Blood Feud?

Posted 01-03-2012 at 07:35 by RussP

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I would only add an observation made by Professor J. Rufus Fears: (paraphrasing from memory) “You’re going to laugh, but there is truth in this: honor can only exist in an age that takes the duel seriously.” His position being that when one must put one's very life on the line, the level of honor, honesty, and politeness--at least among peers--would be at a maximum saturation in society. Now all anyone needs are sufficient resources to hire lawyers, PR people and/or spin doctors, and
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Things I've Learned in Glock Talk

Posted 01-03-2012 at 07:23 by RussP
Updated 01-03-2012 at 09:15 by RussP

Good thread, not recommended for all
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(1) If some one pleads guilty to a crime they can not appeal the conviction.

(2) Sarcasm is way over some people's heads.
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I think Coptalk is like morning radio, there are many more people listening to the conversations, than participating.
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I learned,

The police are unnecessary, if you own a gun you will never need to call the cops.

Never let facts or logic interfere with your opinions.

Always
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