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No Law, No Order
Weekly Standard, by Christopher Caldwell

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Posted By:StormCnter, 8/23/2014 4:50:51 AM

Ferguson, Mo. "I JUST SAW SOMEONE DIE OMFG,” wrote Emanuel Freeman, a teenage rap aficionado who lives in the Canfield Green housing project in Ferguson, Missouri. It was about noon on Saturday, August 9, when Michael Brown, a hulking 18-year-old recently graduated from a failing high school and 10 minutes removed from committing a strong-arm robbery, was shot dead by Ferguson policeman Darren Wilson in the street outside Freeman’s window. Freeman appears not to have seen the fusillade that killed Brown, and no uncontested account of it has emerged. But we can see from the tweets Freeman posted in the following

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: texpub, 8/23/2014 7:12:52 AM     (No. 9977415)

What in the world is a "rap aficionado"? Pretty sure you won´t be able to use that descriptive very long. It will lead to racial profiling! It certainly conjures up a "type" in my mind!

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