@psclentz – I will, thank you. It wasn’t his first choice. He studied engineering but with the economy tanking, he couldn’t find work on graduation without “five years’ experience” so he took this job with the state like his dad had done. He doesn’t like it, but is busting his tail to get into management (his college minor). He’s the sort of guy who makes a girl like me proud.
This is one case, Larry, where ignorance is truly bliss. Trust me on this, pal!
 October 27, 2015 at 3:55pm
Just like any obnoxious child, ignore its antics and it will stop after awhile.
 October 27, 2015 at 3:53pm
I disagree. While I find her personal views revolting at times, I loved the Harry Potter stories and find nothing in them to shun. There are none of us perfect, not one. I would have a very slim list of literature to enjoy if I judged every book by the philosophies of its author. Sadly, most staunch conservatives can’t write worth a darn. I’ll stick to loving my books and wanting not a heck of a lot to do with many of their creators.
totally agree... If I stuck to conservative media only, I'd have nothing to watch or read! Glenn and Savage's attempts at fiction are horrible. Never read Rush Revere books... tv pickings and movies would be even worse. There is zero conservative programming on TV (Fox is republican, NOT conservative, and TheBlazeTV is a joke - public access is better)... it's like music... as a product of the 80's, I love a LOT of artists I just want to listen to, not look at!
Keep your head in the sand of fiction and video games, if you want to while the world burns, but while you read her books, your money that made her richer than the Queen of England is funding the undermining of America.
And posting on The Blaze will save America? yeah right... lol nice one. The Blaze has become Alex Jones Jr.
Yeah katiefrankie, Harry Potter books are great if your heart's desire is to promote witchcraft for you or your kids. Keep playing in the devil's playground, but make no mistake it will come back and bite your a$$. As far as Isreal goes we've had an Allience with them for decades, and just because Liebama hates them doesn't mean America should as well. I refuse to applaud the terrorist that keep killing them. And if you think you've got a free ride from their evil thinking, well.... You are seriously mistaken!
 October 26, 2015 at 10:38pm
If I were that kid’s momma and I saw that paper, I’d be MRS Resource Officer when she came home from school!
 October 26, 2015 at 10:36pm
My husband deals with inmates all night long. You are given ONE direct order and expected to obey it. If you choose to disobey that direct order, the results aren’t pleasant. They can encompass anything from a disciplinary report (permanent record stuff and you lose rec time outside your cell) up to and including being extracted from your cell. Imagine a cat being bathed. Yup, it’s about like that, except it’s a full-grown man trying to avoid at least three irritated and suited-up officers in riot gear yanking him off his @ss.
If I were an inmate, I wouldn’t bother even thinking about civil disobedience.
Tell your husband 'thank you' for his service and putting up with those poorly raised adults. It's amazing what the officers have to do with those loosers just to get them to comply. Seems that they could have used the heavy hand (if necessary) from loving parents when they were kids. Instead they were allowed to run wild in the streets with no guidance. Sad indeed!
@psclentz - I will, thank you. It wasn't his first choice. He studied engineering but with the economy tanking, he couldn't find work on graduation without "five years' experience" so he took this job with the state like his dad had done. He doesn't like it, but is busting his tail to get into management (his college minor). He's the sort of guy who makes a girl like me proud.
 October 26, 2015 at 10:32pm
Perhaps it’s time for a schoolwide showing of Chris Rock’s cinematic masterpiece “How Not To Get Your Ass Kicked By The Police.”
See it here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=igQDvYOt_iA
 October 26, 2015 at 10:29pm
Because everyone is responsible for their own actions. The excuse “But they were doing (this/that/the other thing) never got anywhere with my folks. Nor should it have.
 October 26, 2015 at 10:20pm
I NEVER understood the “fun size” label. It’s smaller! How can that be fun???
 October 26, 2015 at 1:12am
I had a stroke while driving. When I came to in the middle of a construction zone (after driving over the top of a huge pile of gravel and crash-landing down the other side AND having my passenger break her foot), I wished I had died. It was one of the most traumatic experiences of my entire life.
She doesn't seem to be at the age of a stroke patient. I would guess epilepsy way before stroke at her age.
A stroke can happen at any age, depending on the individual's health.
 October 26, 2015 at 1:08am
Yup. I had a stroke while driving and went into a construction zone (unmanned at the time, thank goodness), totaled my car, and hardly remembered a thing. It was terrible.
 October 26, 2015 at 1:05am
Oh, grow up.
[-1] October 21, 2015 at 10:38pm
From the UCC website: “Possession, use, or threatened use of firearms (including but not limited to BB guns, air guns, water pistols, and paint guns) ammunition, explosives, dangerous chemicals, or any other objects as weapons on college property, except as expressly authorized by law or college regulations, is prohibited.”
This does NOT include CCLs but rather refers to weapons utilized by police officers and other government agents. As a security officer licensed by the State of Oregon, I am currently not permitted to carry a weapon on duty EVEN THOUGH I have a concealed carry permit. I don’t know whether the 4 full-time security officers at UCC are permitted to use deadly force or not. I’m guessing no.
 October 21, 2015 at 10:32pm
You are absolutely right, Mr. Root (or as I’d like to call you, Resident Bad@ss – I think you’re amazing!) I’m a born and bred Oregonian with 2 concealed carry permits who can legally carry on an Oregon public college campus – BUT no one within the Oregon educational system wants me to know that. UCC actively told its students – AND published materials backing itself up – that carrying weapons or anything that could cause harm on campus was a violation of the student code.
From the UCC website: "Possession, use, or threatened use of firearms (including but not limited to BB guns, air guns, water pistols, and paint guns) ammunition, explosives, dangerous chemicals, or any other objects as weapons on college property, except as expressly authorized by law or college regulations, is prohibited."
This does NOT include CCLs but rather refers to weapons utilized by police officers and other government agents. As a security officer licensed by the State of Oregon, I am currently not permitted to carry a weapon on duty EVEN THOUGH I have a concealed carry permit. I don't know whether the 4 full-time security officers at UCC are permitted to use deadly force or not. I'm guessing no.
October 21, 2015 at 10:22pm
And that about sums it up.
 October 21, 2015 at 11:13am
Now Jimmy knows how Matt Damon feels. ; )
 October 20, 2015 at 10:49pm
Please don’t remind me, East. I was in Queens when the Curse was broken and had the sad, sad news broken to me by a jeering Giants fan. Ugh.
[-1] October 16, 2015 at 9:41am
Yup, it was. They also preserved Ancient Greek and Roman texts, while the Catholics wanted to burn them.
 October 8, 2015 at 11:57am
I think awarding her the Presidential Medal of Freedom would not be an inappropriate gesture.