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If you haven't seen this as inevitable ever since we started allowing our highest officials to get away with crimes with little to no real repercussions ... then, I'm not sure
originally posted by: TDawgRex
a reply to: _BoneZ_
Yea, pretty unprofessional.
But what is the background to this story? What led up to it?
originally posted by: _BoneZ_
In the video below, a New Jersey police officer is on record as saying:
“Obama just decimated the freakin’ Constitution, so I don’t give a damn. If he doesn’t follow the Constitution, we don’t have to.”
originally posted by: JiggyPotamus
... If a president doesn't follow the Constitution then Congress can use their impeachment powers. We have a court system as well. And as a last-ditch effort the people can overthrow a tyrannical government, but in no way is it legal to just stop following the Constitution. ...
Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold;
Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world,
The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and everywhere
The ceremony of innocence is drowned;
The best lack all conviction, while the worst
Are full of passionate intensity.
Part-time Officer Richard Recine was called to the Helmetta town hall Monday because resident Steve Wronko was seen videotaping. Wronko insisted he had a constitutional right to make the recording.
On the tape, the officer says Obama has "decimated" the Constitution and "if he doesn't follow the Constitution, we don't have to."
Police Director Robert Manney tells the Courier News of Bridgewater he's spoken to the officer and the comments were an "embarrassment." Manney says the investigation should be completed swiftly. (Source)
HELMETTA, N.J. — A central New Jersey police officer who was videotaped making disparaging comments about President Barack Obama and the Constitution has resigned.
Part-time Officer Richard Recine was called to the Helmetta town hall Monday because resident Steve Wronko was seen videotaping inside. Wronko insisted he had a constitutional right to make the recording.
He should probably go somewhere and live in peace…….. and quiet.