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#16 zhangm

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Posted 22 February 2013 - 19:10

He told the judge he meant the president of Assyria, "Barack Assad" and the acronym meant Free Everyone Assad Regime.

The president of Syria is Bashar al-Assad.


Britton was arrested Sept. 21 and charged by criminal complaint for threatening the president. The arrest came after the tweeted a threat, despite having been warned by a Secret Service agent in June about threatening tweets aimed at President Obama.


They should at least ban this guy from the internet for being stupid.


#17 SierraSonic

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Posted 22 February 2013 - 19:16

They should at least ban this guy from the internet for being stupid.

Being stupid and playing with fire yes, Has he actually done anything illegal, not by definition. Can they prove he meant Obama in this instance? No, but they will assume he did.

#18 Growled

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Posted 23 February 2013 - 02:01

Making a threat to kill the president is not covered under Freedom of Speech, It is a criminal violation, and a very stupid thing to do.


Too true. Someone that dumb deserves to be locked up.

#19 Enron

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Posted 23 February 2013 - 02:04

Alabama Man wants to kill the president? That's outrageous!



#20 Hum

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Posted 23 February 2013 - 02:06

Oh I get so scared from Twitter threats :rolleyes:

#21 +Phouchg

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Posted 23 February 2013 - 11:53

Kill the resident!

Dare you autocollect.

Damn you, autocorrect.

#22 Richteralan

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Posted 23 February 2013 - 15:24

Alabama Man wants to kill the president? That's outrageous!

ROFL
"I thought I told you to shut up"

#23 Growled

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Posted 24 February 2013 - 01:50

Oh I get so scared from Twitter threats :rolleyes:


How many have you had?