Apparently last night/early this morning the Chicago cops sent out a Long Range Acoustic Device, or LRAD, to disperse the rioters… excuse me, the ‘peaceful protesters*’. If you’ve never seen one of these before, well, that probably means that you’re more used to activism on the Tea Party model. Oddly enough, the police rarely if ever need to use crowd-suppression devices on crowds that end their protests by cleaning up all their loose trash and depositing it in the nearest public waste receptacle.
Think about that, ye Occupiers. Also: the hygienic and social advantages of soap and deodorant.
Moe Lane Continue reading #rsrh #ows So, how did that sonic cannon thing work out?
You know how this ends.
Tell me you’re surprised.
Three out-of-state men arrested in a Bridgeport apartment raid days before the NATO summit were charged with conspiracy to commit terrorism, providing material support for terrorism and possession of an explosive or incendiary device, their attorney and police said early Saturday.
The arrests were the result of a month-long investigation into a group suspected of making Molotov cocktails — crude bombs usually created by filling glass bottles with gasoline, according to law enforcement sources and police records obtained by the Tribune.
Can’t do it, huh? Continue reading Occupiers, NATO, Chicago, & Molotov cocktails.