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Bob Costas, NFL Surrounded
by Armed Security

Breitbart´s Big Journalism, by AWR Hawkins

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 12/4/2012 9:38:31 AM

Bob Costas´ gun control rant was bad but made worse by one key point -- he lives much of his life with the benefit of armed security. (i.e., men with guns). If you´ve ever been to an NFL game this point is academic. The number of armed policemen you pass between the gate your seat is incredible. And if you get behind the scenes, in certain corridors, the armed presence can be just as strong (or stronger). Those policeman and security personnel are there to preserve order and to protect their assets, be they football players,

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We all know the leftists are the ultimate hypocrites. They always follow the old adage "okay for me but not for thee."

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 12/4/2012 9:52:52 AM     (No. 9047694)

I still regard Alex Jones and his followers as a bit out there but ´Prison Planet´ is becoming more apt every day.

The 21st century police mentality is as oppressive as it is misguided. The presumption of innocence has vanished. Untold hours of training are spent on ´potential threats´ yet we rarely see such a potential threat subdued. We do, however, see ´public servants´ armed to the teeth and glowering at the law-abiding in everyday situations. The S in SWAT used to stand for Special but these paramilitary types can be found everywhere, especially at sporting events, for no good reason.

Making matters worse, ideologues have carved out exemptions for certain groups based on skin color, language, dress, etc. Political correctness as practiced by law enforcement is doubly evil since it preys on the innocent and ignores the guilty.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Liberal like Jefferson, 12/4/2012 9:53:40 AM     (No. 9047696)

Bloomberg, The Brady gun control weenies, and government officials in Chicago all come from the same hypocritical mindset.

YOU cannot be trusted with guns, but they need their protection. It´s elitist, statist tyranny, pure and simple.

So-called "shall issue" states are the same. People with money and power as well as celebrities are considered worthy of self-protection. But you plebes and drones that only work to pay taxes are expendable resources to be sacrificed on the altar of "safety".

If Costas is scared of guns or cannot trust himself to not shoot some "child" over his loud music, I´m perfectly fine with him not owning any guns. However, he gets armed protection and then wants to deny my family and me OUR protection to salve his twisted, sanctimonius morality.



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Reply 3 - Posted by: bullhead, 12/4/2012 9:55:07 AM     (No. 9047700)

Costas takes himself and the play games he covers MUCH too seriously. With his somber, dramatic manner one would think he was covering events equal to the WWII Normandy Invasion.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: mickturn, 12/4/2012 9:58:47 AM     (No. 9047710)

Costas...a Lib Hype-O-Critter.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 12/4/2012 9:59:15 AM     (No. 9047713)

Rosie O´Donut redux.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: pickle1, 12/4/2012 10:00:07 AM     (No. 9047719)

Why because he is dumb?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Northcross, 12/4/2012 10:01:37 AM     (No. 9047723)

What people have overlooked in the Costas rant is the breaking news story that Nicole Brown Simpson is still alive. According to Costas, were it not for guns, Belcher and his girlfriend would still be alive, so...

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Msctex1, 12/4/2012 10:15:51 AM     (No. 9047762)

It is an excuse to foment an agenda. Had the lunatic used a knife, they would just be waiting for the next opportunity.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 12/4/2012 10:20:07 AM     (No. 9047769)

I saw this dullard going on and on and on praising this killer and some of the players wearing black sashes or whatever. They were told to lose them and Costas was a mess. That vicious black nfl man killed his child´s Mom and should have had his body stuffed in a garbage truck along with costas. That poor baby will now be given to gawd knows who. Should never have been mentioned at a game.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 12/4/2012 10:33:37 AM     (No. 9047796)

you peons just don´t understand. These people are IMPORTANT...

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Reply 11 - Posted by: jimK1, 12/4/2012 11:02:42 AM     (No. 9047858)

#2 I think you mean "May Issue" states such as Kalifornia or NY. Shall issue states don´t have a choice if there is no criminal reason for you not to have a carry license. BUT, the whole idea of a "license" to carry or to own for that matter is in violation of the Constitution. The government has NO authority to tell you that you can´t own a gun, and they didn´t until the 1930´s.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: thethirdruffian, 12/4/2012 11:39:56 AM     (No. 9047930)

This murder could have been prevented by one more gun --- in the hands of the female victim.

The 225lb professional linebacker didn´t need a gun; he could have killed her with his bare hands.

She, on the other hand, would have only had a chance if she had a gun and knew how to use it.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Liberal like Jefferson, 12/4/2012 11:44:20 AM     (No. 9047944)

#11 - I DID mean "may issue" Thanks for catching and pointing out the mistake so others know what I meant.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Conservativegirl, 12/4/2012 12:18:39 PM     (No. 9048045)

Right now Limbaugh is making a well crafted tougue-in-check point by saying this whole thing is not Bob Costas´ fault - - it´s the microphone´s! He´s saying this would never have been heard by anyone if the microphone had been turned off. Afterall, the microphone can cause people person pain and suffering by spreading the words of the wrong people. He´s proposing that microphones need to be regulated. HA HA!


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Reply 15 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 12/4/2012 12:30:51 PM     (No. 9048080)

All the ranting against guns by the NFL, and the thing is, they totally have ignored the "Roid Rage" that is now a constant display even on the filed, as players aggressively and feloniously assault each other with vicious deliberate body stomps and head kicks in "field scuffles". The most deadly plague of steroid use infuses the NFL with their super-men players. Congress blatantly leaves the money flush NFL alone on this issue- we love looking at and watching the body jarring concussion riddles play. But, guns are a danger? Idiots and flim-flam- that´s all the NFL is! Like WWE "wrestling" now.

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