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    Toilet Memorial Service

    Carl's Junior to hold funeral for "John"

    Thursday, January 29, 2009


    CENTERVILLE -- Carl's Jr. will hold a memorial service on Friday for "John," the unlucky toilet that was shot to pieces at one of the fast-food chain's restaurants earlier this month.
    Employees will hand out bottles of Kaboom Bowl Blaster toilet cleaner, "the toilet's favorite," for the first 50 attendees at the Carl's Jr. at 385 N. 800 West in Centerville, according to the restaurant's Facebook page. The service will be held at 10 a.m.


    "We weren't planning on having one unless people showed interest in it and they did," said Beth Mansfield, spokeswoman for CKE Restaurants, Inc.
    "Show up, buy a burger and mourn for "John," our fallen friend."
    Mansfield said the restaurant received condolences on the Carl's Jr.'s page on Facebook and Twitter, as well as from a Salt Lake City radio station and decided to hold the memorial service for the destroyed toilet.

    Centerville Carl's Jr. Manager Christian Martinez wrote on the restaurant's Facebook page that e-mails and cards expressing condolences have also been sent to the restaurant.
    On Jan. 15, a 26-year-old man was using a toilet in the fast-food restaurant's bathroom when his gun dropped from its holster, struck the floor and fired a shot, destroying the toilet he had just used.
    Porcelain shrapnel cut the man's arms, who was a concealed-carry weapons permit holder.
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    I actually think that is sort of funny
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    Quote Originally Posted by Pinki View Post
    I actually think that is sort of funny
    Me too............
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    That is humurous
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    It is funny....all except the dick who dropped his gun. I suppose he wouldn't be dropping trow in the restaurant itself....but you never know. I would hate to be killed before I finsished my cheeseburger!!


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    Another reason why "Mexican-carry" is not a good idea.

    note: though the phrase is not politically correct it is the way I have seen articles refer to the mode of carry that designates a person as a tool because instead of buying a holster they shove a firearm down the front of their pants.
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    It's a rare gun that actually goes off just because it was dropped.

    Sorry, I don't buy it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by maclean View Post
    It's a rare gun that actually goes off just because it was dropped.

    Sorry, I don't buy it.
    I was wondering the same thing. If it went off from a fall of 2 feet there is something wrong with that gun. More likely is the idiot dropped it and tried to grab it and pulled the trigger while doing so.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jcsdscott View Post
    Another reason why "Mexican-carry" is not a good idea.

    note: though the phrase is not politically correct it is the way I have seen articles refer to the mode of carry that designates a person as a tool because instead of buying a holster they shove a firearm down the front of their pants.
    I've always wondered if any of these tools have shot their nuts off when pulling their firearm from this position.


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    Quote Originally Posted by maclean View Post
    It's a rare gun that actually goes off just because it was dropped.

    Sorry, I don't buy it.

    Umm....yeah!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Pinki View Post
    I actually think that is sort of funny

    Gotta agree with ya, Pinki! Toilet humor at it's best.

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    Quote Originally Posted by maclean View Post
    It's a rare gun that actually goes off just because it was dropped.

    Sorry, I don't buy it.
    Must have been carrying a Smith & Wesson.
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    More likely one of those dollar-two-ninety-eight Saturday night specials.
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    Quote Originally Posted by CTR man View Post
    I've always wondered if any of these tools have shot their nuts off when pulling their firearm from this position.
    At some point in the tucking in or retrieving it process the trigger was pressed, discharging the firearm. The round traveled through the right testicle, creased the inside of the left thigh, and entered into the left calf.
    From one of our front page contributors. Go here for the hole story. (Pun intended.)
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    Figures. There is always someone who has to learn the hard way.


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