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Toronto optician attacks 75-year-old CityNews reporter

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Perry White, Feb 11, 2007.

  1. Perry White

    Perry White Active Member

    The SWAT team even gets involved!


     
  2. Chef

    Chef Active Member

    Dammed Canadians.
     
  3. Lamar Mundane

    Lamar Mundane Member

    It was a beautiful display. Instead of paying about a thousand bucks, dude gets shackled and thrown in clink. Classic move of busting through the door to hit the senior citizen then blurting out "Oh, did I hit you."

    FWIW - cussing cops never a good idea.

    dummy.
     
  4. TheSportsPredictor

    TheSportsPredictor Well-Known Member

    That old man was ready to kick that punk optician's ass.
     
  5. friend of the friendless

    friend of the friendless Active Member

    Sirs, Madames,

    Peter Silverman is the reporter here.

    An old paramour of the great man said that he had a little peccadillo: Liked it in military gear, with marching music in the background. At his age I don't think he'd have to wait for an order to fall out. As for The Things He Carried ...

    YHS, etc
     
  6. Double J

    Double J Active Member

    But can he now, or could he ever, sling that rifle for longer than eight seconds? ;D
     
  7. Flying Headbutt

    Flying Headbutt Moderator Staff Member

    I saw it all on CNN the other day at the gym. Just hysterical shit. And since it was ALL on tape, Pete didn't have to do anything but let the optician dig his grave.
     
  8. Norman Stansfield

    Norman Stansfield Active Member

    Fucking AWESOME.

    Was that optician high or something?
     
  9. JR

    JR Active Member

    Peter Silverman is a legend in Toronto. CITY TV is a pretty edgy but populist station and Silverman is more or less the people's ombudsman.
     
  10. SoSueMe

    SoSueMe Active Member

    The best was how Silverman protected his cameraman, saying "Don't you touch my cameraman," and then stepping in front.

    Just awesome.

    EDIT: Anyone else notice the fast-acting cops when they weren't quick enough to beat the optician to the door?
     
  11. JR

    JR Active Member

    The optician throws like a girl.
     
  12. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

    The optician had a blockage? :D
     
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