Karma at work here.
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When his .38 caliber revolver failed to fire at his intended victim during a hold-up in Long Beach , California would-be robber James Elliot did something that can only inspire wonder. He peered down the barrel and tried the trigger again. This time it worked.
When you have to shoot, shoot. Don't talk.
"Don't forget, incoming fire has the right of way."
Proof that "Stupid is as stupid does." Is there an annual limit on Darwin Awards, or is it a quota?
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Ah that California logic is it not a wonderful thing, so profound and mind blowing.
Maybe he didn't know the cylinder rotated and brought up a fresh round. Must of skipped class the day they covered that in how to be a thug 101.
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Got to love it when a plan comes together!
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Another Bloomberg "victim" of gun violence.
See? I keep saying, revolvers for second-shot reliability. If he'd had a Glock he'd have just stood there pulling the trigger over and over, looking stupid.
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I hate it when that happens.
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