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  •  He just sprayed bullets around, just like they (5+ / 0-)

    do in the movies.  He didn't actually take any aim at all.

    Which is to say, too many people think life is like a movie or video game. The reality is a heck of a lot different.

    "The law is meant to be my servant and not my master, still less my torturer and my murderer." -- James Baldwin. July 11, 1966.

    by YucatanMan on Sat May 04, 2013 at 05:29:21 PM PDT

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    •  I don't know if that's correct. (0+ / 0-)

      To me, when I watched it, it looked like his first volley was aimed squarely at the driver's seat of the cruiser, where I believe Officer Savage was still sitting. That may have given Officer Thomas the split second she needed to move toward cover and begin returning fire.

      "Speaking for myself only" - Armando

      by JR on Sat May 04, 2013 at 09:12:04 PM PDT

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