Grapefruit vs guns?

Grapefruit vs guns?

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    Grapefruit vs guns?

    Just saw on the idiot tube that in Brussels there is a big uproar and the people are fighting back...with fruit. That is beyond sad, the angry group is throwing grapefruit and oranges at the police. I didn't get to the tube soon enough to find out what they are angry about but there are a bunch of people throwing fruit at police all decked out with hats and shields. Almost comical, but mostly sad any way you look at it. I bet the police were sticky with fruit juice.
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    Knowing how you feel about grapefruit, that must be especially troubling for you.
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    It would take it to a whole new level if they tossed watermelons. Galliger would be green with envy!
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    I'd rather get hit with a sticky grapefruit than a sticky wicket.
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    Citrus assault weapons??
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    let me know when they start throwing Limes.....I'll bring the Tanqueray and Schweppes.

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    Would those be carried in mags or clips?
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    I was once ticketed on Halloween for throwing marshmallows! On a night where eggs were the projectile of choice I, as a prankful teenager, couldn't resist the look on my victims' faces when they waited for the splat only to watch the Jet Puff bounce & roll. The policeman, and eventually the judge, found surprisingly...no difference.
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    Quote Originally Posted by msgt/ret View Post
    Citrus assault weapons??
    Ban them! NOW!
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    If they would put some vegitables in there with the fruit we'd have a good tossed salad.
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    Just make sure that you have your bread helmet on.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ghost tracker View Post
    I was once ticketed on Halloween for throwing marshmallows! On a night where eggs were the projectile of choice I, as a prankful teenager, couldn't resist the look on my victims' faces when they waited for the splat only to watch the Jet Puff bounce & roll. The policeman, and eventually the judge, found surprisingly...no difference.

    Now that is funny! Even though you got into trouble that is something to pass down to the grand-kids, I'm proud of you!

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    If i had a choice i would rather get hit with some melons .
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    Quote Originally Posted by welder516 View Post
    If i had a choice i would rather get hit with some melons .
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