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View Poll Results: You catch a vandal keying your car. Do you...
Call the police and have him arrested 1,050 34.78%
Beat him to a pulp 1,953 64.69%
Leave the scene 16 0.53%
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Old 10-12-2010, 01:25 PM
sexy_roman21 sexy_roman21 is offline
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C'mon guys why some much hate?

i had my bimmer keyed twice, screawmed ant the guy made some threats make him soil himself
no need to bring out the glocks or the lousville sluggers.
you can get in trouble even for waving a gun around.
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Old 12-10-2011, 11:51 PM
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I voted for "beat him to a pulp" but I would actually just place two very well aimed shots from my .45 1911 into his chest. Of course I'd have my unregistered throw-away gun on stand by just in case he didn't already have a one.
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Old 12-11-2011, 02:14 AM
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I would have called the cops after tackling him. But in America he could prob sue you lol.
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Old 01-12-2012, 04:42 AM
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Hmmm, I'm from New Orleans. How many cops would it take to push him down a flight of stairs? Answer: "Man, he tripped and fell!"

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Old 01-12-2012, 05:10 AM
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What's with the 16 that voted to leave the scene? Explain yourselves...please.

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Old 01-12-2012, 10:46 AM
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Originally Posted by sexy_roman21 View Post
C'mon guys why some much hate?

i had my bimmer keyed twice, screawmed ant the guy made some threats make him soil himself
no need to bring out the glocks or the lousville sluggers.
you can get in trouble even for waving a gun around.
Why the hate? Its not that I love my car that much - its just a car. However, I've had to pay to have the doors and fender repainted on my truck when some kids decided to key both sides of it for no apparent reason. It wasn't cheap at the time, plus cost me when I sold it too (since the dealer could tell it had been repainted). How much would hurt someone that stole a couple thousand dollars from you? Kill, no, but a broken limb sounds fair.
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Old 08-31-2012, 05:51 PM
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Let the cops deal with it
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Old 10-29-2012, 06:28 PM
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Restrain him firmly (Oh did I break that?) until the police arrive. Get him in court and get restitution for the damage. Voted for Beat him to a pulp. I once left a friend to walk after he slammed my doors. He understood and is still a friend.
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Old 10-30-2012, 07:46 AM
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In TX, shoot him. No grand jury will prosecute you.
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