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I guess the person making the call didn't recognize the State Trooper uniforms. Ignorance can be fixed, but stupid is forever.
Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe. Albert Einstein
Unbelievable the stupidity of some people
"Outside of the killings, Washington has one of the lowest crime rates in the country,"
--Mayor Marion Barry, Washington , DC .
Well they say there are no dumb questions. I have noticed, however, that there are allot of inquisitive idiots.
It is surely true that you can lead a horse to water but you can't make them drink. Nor can you make them grateful for your efforts.
Sounds like it may have been a caller with a point to make.
I know it is serious business calling the police, I know I shouldn't laugh if Eagleks is right, and I know if someone had an ax to grind they should get in trouble. But I can't quit laughing
"[T]he people are not to be disarmed of their weapons.
They are left in full possession of them."
Zacharia Johnson (speech in the Virginia Ratifying Convention,25 June 1778)"The best we can hope for concerning the people at large is that they be properly armed." ~Alexander Hamilton
Ignorance is bliss!
"The price of freedom is eternal vigilance." -Thomas Jefferson
"Liberalism is a Mental Disorder." -Michael Savage
GOOD Gun Control is being able to hit your target! -Myself