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    Lakers forward Metta World Peace suspended for 7 games because he hit opposing player with his elbow

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace has been suspended for seven games without pay over an elbow blow he delivered to the head of an opposing player, the National Basketball Association said Tuesday.
    One-time basketball bad boy Ron Artest, who changed his name to Metta World Peace, was ejected Sunday from a Los Angeles Lakers-Oklahoma City Thunder game for striking James Harden.
    After scoring against the Thunder in the second quarter, World Peace was cheering his own shot when he hit the Oklahoma City guard in the back of the head, knocking him down.
    Harden was on the floor for several minutes, and did not return to the game after being diagnosed with a concussion, according to the Thunder.
    More here: http://www.cnn.com/2012/04/24/sport/...html?hpt=hp_t3


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    Saw it on Sports Center. It was nasty. Right to the brachial nerves. Would be considered deadly force if I used it on a suspect.

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    mr. artest, i does not matter if you change your name you are what you are.


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    The old sheriff was attending an awards dinner when a lady commented
    on his wearing his sidearm. "Sheriff, I see you have your pistol. Are you
    expecting trouble?" "No Ma'am. If I were expecting trouble, I would have
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    it is just that they know so much that isn't so.
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    Can't we all just get along
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    delusional, illogical liberal minority, and rabidly
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    A fear of weapons is a sign of retarded sexual and emotional maturity. Sigmund Freud

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    "A strong man stands up for himself. A stronger man stands up for others."
    Ben

    The old sheriff was attending an awards dinner when a lady commented
    on his wearing his sidearm. "Sheriff, I see you have your pistol. Are you
    expecting trouble?" "No Ma'am. If I were expecting trouble, I would have
    brought my rifle."
    (just stole this one hope you don't mind)


    The trouble with our liberal friends is not that they are ignorant,
    it is just that they know so much that isn't so.
    President Ronald Reagan



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    A thug by any other name..........
    SI VIS PACEM PARA BELLUM

    "It's a great life. You risk your skin catching killers and the juries turn them loose so they can come back and shoot at you again. If your honest , your poor your whole life. And , In the end , you wind up dying all alone on some dirty street. For what? For nothing. For a tin star."
    -Ex-Sheriff Martin Howe to Will Kane in "High Noon"

    Far from being a handicap to command, compassion is the measure of it. For unless one values the lives of his soldiers and is tormented by their ordeals , he is unfit to command.
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    I looked it up... Metta is latin for "has absolutely nothing to do with"!
    CHIRP! CHIRP!

 

 

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