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Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Lunchtime Quickie: Who Needs a Gun (When You All You Need Is a Hammer!)

Posted by on Tue, Mar 11, 2014 at 12:30 PM

I love this man, George Bradford. And I love that he protected his ladies—including his mother, his daughter, and his granddaughter. Don't fuck with a Detroiter. Not even a grandpa.


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lark 1
Wow, that 82 y/o's mother is still alive!? Extraordinary.
Posted by lark on March 11, 2014 at 1:10 PM · Report this
Branford, who said he also owns a 12-guage shotgun, said he wouldn’t hesitate to use force again if an intruder ever stepped foot inside his home.

“I don’t want to kill anybody,” he told the news station. “But, then again, if I have to — then, that’s what I have to do.”
Posted by ChefJoe on March 11, 2014 at 1:22 PM · Report this
Sounds like the guy is happy to also have a gun around the house... because Detroit!…
For some people in Detroit, calling 911 isn't an option anymore. That's because it takes too long for any help to arrive.

People have developed their own emergency response plans that often involve calling relatives or friends, The New York Times reports.

How bad is it? For the highest-priority crimes, Detroit police take about 58 minutes, on average, to answer 911 calls.
Posted by ChefJoe on March 11, 2014 at 1:25 PM · Report this
The TV news (FOX, especially—of course) is so un-PC in Detroit. Newscasters @ 2:56 mark "these thieves and these thugs!" "I know, these punks won't go away"…
Posted by Kelly O on March 11, 2014 at 1:36 PM · Report this
Phoebe in Wallingford 5
@1: Not really, a woman in her mid 90s who had children as teenager.
Posted by Phoebe in Wallingford on March 11, 2014 at 1:48 PM · Report this

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