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Police Officer Resigns Following Offensive Trayvon Martin Comments

★~DoctorWhoGuru~★ 2012/03/28 00:57:37


A New Orleans police officer resigned Tuesday after coming under fire for offensive comments he posted to a news website about slain teenager Trayvon Martin.

Over the weekend, Jason Giroir, a 13-year veteran of the police department, took to a television station's site to offer his verdict on the death of the unarmed 17-year-old: "Act like a Thug die like one!"

Read More: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/03/27/jason-gir...

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  • Bill 2012/04/12 22:16:37
  • wtxwoman 2012/03/30 03:19:05
    wtxwoman
    +2
    Another case of 'you can't fix stupid'.
  • Ira 2012/03/29 02:27:55
    Ira
    +5
    Racism rears it ugly heard once again. And someone is dead. And the beat goes on. At least the chief of the NOPD acted with proper regard for the bigoted comments of an officer sworn to protect ALL of us in his precinct. Racism can not be tolerated.
  • Bill Ira 2012/04/12 22:17:36
  • Ira Bill 2012/04/13 01:01:07
    Ira
    There is no present day excuse for racism but blacks were the slaves and the ones dragged behind trucks and hanged from trees. Anger is understandable, just not excusable.
  • Bill Ira 2012/04/13 12:32:08
    Bill
    Does this make us even?

    http://www.liveleak.com/view?...
    White guy wanders into black neighborhood, gets beaten and stripped by black mob

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?...
    Black Teen Rampage

    http://www.theblaze.com/stori...
    Report: Black ‘Mobs’ Attack White Patrons Outside Wis. State Fair

    Yes, I can understand the slavery stuff especially those who are still around from the 1800's who are still angry. The Romans enslaved everyone they could catch and the Chinese enslaved some Germans for a time. Do you see their descendents STILL bitching about it? What about Blacks being enslaved by other Blacks in present day Africa?

    Here's another guy you make excuses for.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?...
    Kill Whitey Interview

    People such as you continually "pat" Black people on the head and say, "It's not YOUR fault. We are at fault because of slavery (147 years ago)." What a bunch of crap!
  • Ira Bill 2012/04/13 12:39:39
    Ira
    You can site example after example of blacks abusing whites but nothing NOTHING will ever make it even. You clearly don not understand both the scope and degree to which slavery and racism exists and its effect on the psyche of a generation go blacks in America. Your comments merely demonstrate your lack of empathy, and compassion. Clearly you missed the intent of my statement. Reviewing it for you to put it in better perspective is time wasted.
  • Bill Ira 2012/04/13 12:42:28
    Bill
    Yawn.
  • Ira Bill 2012/04/13 12:45:53
    Ira
    As I suspected. Sleeping at your desk and not paying attention.
  • Bill Ira 2012/04/13 12:56:53
    Bill
    Yawn and eye-roll. No, you BORE me with that liberal crap that I have heard for the last 50+ years. "I'm Caucasian, it's MY fault." "Oh, my ancestors were slaves 150 years ago. You OWE me." Crap.
  • Ira Bill 2012/04/13 13:00:14
    Ira
    Hey, its ok, you can have the last word here.
  • Bill Ira 2012/04/13 13:10:14
    Bill
    Last word: Thanks.
  • DiViews2014 2012/03/28 22:15:45
    DiViews2014
    +3
    He deserved no less than firing.
  • nothingbutthetruth 2012/03/28 06:55:25
    nothingbutthetruth
    +4
    He resigned because he know Zimmerman is guilty and he don't have the balls to admit it!
  • Gloria 2012/03/28 02:23:24
  • 3052457 2012/03/28 02:23:03
  • Jay0Byrd 2012/03/28 02:17:43
    Jay0Byrd
    +2
    Cop or Not a Cop what ever happened to Free speech? we all may not agree with this Man's comments, but don't we all have the right to say things as this under Free Speech?
    If this reflects on his Job Performance as being a bigot, thats one thing, but if Not, doesn't the Law protect him.???
  • Narcole... Jay0Byrd 2012/03/28 04:22:30
    NarcolepticGoat
    +3
    not if he's representing himself as a cop. Many employers would frown on someone speaking opinions about anything and seeming to give it the stamp of approval of their employers.
  • MsTlynne Jay0Byrd 2012/03/30 05:14:54
    MsTlynne
    +3
    The law protects him and allows him to express himself, but there are consequences. Would you want a policeman like that protecting you? He needs to be objective and protect EVERYONE. He sure wasn't too bright.
  • Jay0Byrd MsTlynne 2012/03/30 11:30:26
    Jay0Byrd
    +2
    True anyone with a public job as a Cop, should watch their mouth when in public, and not let their true colors shine thru... in any event free speech or not, he did let his true thoughts out on this... and yes I wouldn't want this ass` in my town in a Police car running around armed...
  • Bill MsTlynne 2012/04/12 20:20:21
  • MsTlynne Bill 2012/04/12 20:50:24
    MsTlynne
    +1
    I don't agree with a bounty on his life. But, I am glad he has been arrested. Now he can clear his name or be sentenced. Nobody's word should just be taken that they killed in self defense.
  • Bill MsTlynne 2012/04/12 22:15:55
    Bill
    Agreed. That's why I'm waiting for the actual trial in a court rather than sentence being passed by Al "Tawana Brawley" Sharpton, Ed "He's Guilty" Schultz, or the MSNBC staff and crew. If he shot him for no cause, he goes to jail, and that would be a good thing. Bounty or not, the MAJOR accusation is racism or racial profiling. MSNBC just explodes and pushes harder and harder to make that case. However, they are selective in their accusations of racism. I doubt that I will ever hear anything said about what Williams said on the Ed Show...ever. The only racial animosity that can ever be generated has to come from Caucasians; from anywhere else, it's "understandable" of "justified". Just saying.
  • mikey 2012/03/28 01:49:42
    mikey
    +3
    DUMB ASS
  • Caedus01 Sith Lord of the P... 2012/03/28 01:40:04
    Caedus01 Sith Lord of the PHAET
    +6
    Oh Hell's Bells all of this bad blood splaying all over the country wouldn't be an issue if that guy would have obeyed instructions and not followed the kid
  • Elephant Lord 2012/03/28 01:24:25
    Elephant Lord
    +4
    I guess you should be careful about what you say, especially if you're an idiot.
  • NarcolepticGoat 2012/03/28 01:24:19
    NarcolepticGoat
    +7
    Post like an idiot and get suspended like one.

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