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Excuse Me, Your Illogic Is Showing: Orwell’s Vision Emerges In California

Sid14 Wrote: Feb 17, 2013 11:27 AM
The logical conclusion from the chiefs statement would have to be. " The police only carry guns to intimidate and show power" since this is their only use, and as the people can derive no defensive use from them, they should be disarmed. This is the BEST description of a POLICE STATE I've seen in a long time. When are the morons in Cal going to wake up?

In the 1940’s and 50’s, famed Author George Orwell surmised that both the English language and civilized society were in decline.

After a press conference held last week by Emeryville, California Police Chief Ken James, it’s easy to see a decline in both language and critical thinking skills in our country. And as Orwell thought, indeed civilized society may very well be in jeopardy.

It happened on February 14th. Taking to the microphones and cameras in his suburban San Francisco community, Chief James stood at a podium with the requisite group of serious-looking, professionally dressed, pouty-faced people standing behind him...