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DHS to Border Patrol: Run Away

Serpentdove Wrote: Jul 01, 2012 3:20 PM
Now I finally get why we have the 2nd amendment. It is to keep us armed until we are invaded so we can supply the invaders with all the arms they need. I am wondering if maybe everyone in the administration is an alien. And I don't mean from Kenya or Canada or Mexico. I mean from Mars or Jupiter. Because they are distinctly not human, having no human attributes except they look like us, a little. I suspect that they are the ones that the Martian society exiled because they were a throwback to before Martians had fully functioning brains.

"Run away." That's the advice the Department of Homeland Security is giving to Border Patrol Agents should they encounter an armed gunman in their work place.

It's one thing to tell civilian employees to cower under a desk if a gunman starts spraying fire in a confined area, say members of Tucson Local 2544/National Border Patrol Council, but to give armed law enforcement professionals the same advice is downright insulting. The instructions from DHS come in the form of pamphlets and a mandatory computer tutorial.

“We are now taught in an ‘Active Shooter’...