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Sweet Comeuppance: follow up to 'pipe bomb' story

Old 03-31-06, 02:25 PM
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Sweet Comeuppance: follow up to 'pipe bomb' story

The other thread is closed, I don't know why, but here's some follow-up on the story of the kid whose bike was not a pipe bomb. He's being reimbursed. Link

"A university attorney says the replacement cost of the seven-year-old touring bike is between $800 and $1,300."

Nice.
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lucky for him the sticker didn't say "this bike is osama bin laden" otherwise it would be in club gitmo by now and forced to stand trial.
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Originally Posted by skanking biker
lucky for him the sticker didn't say "this bike is osama bin laden" otherwise it would be in club gitmo by now and forced to stand trial.
It should say "This Bike is Osama Bin Laden's Niece."

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/11763258/
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Originally Posted by skanking biker
lucky for him the sticker didn't say "this bike is osama bin laden" otherwise it would be in club gitmo by now and forced to stand trial.
Not to get all political and stuff, but "forced to stand trial" would be a significant improvement in situation for the Guantanamo detainees. Still, it's good the guy's getting a new bike. Maybe we should all leave our beaters out with those stickers and see if we get some replacement money - it's a lot easier than getting hit by a car.
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Old 03-31-06, 03:17 PM
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Originally Posted by Ya Tu Sabes
Not to get all political and stuff, but "forced to stand trial" would be a significant improvement in situation for the Guantanamo detainees. Still, it's good the guy's getting a new bike. Maybe we should all leave our beaters out with those stickers and see if we get some replacement money - it's a lot easier than getting hit by a car.

I was going to say the same thing...Thats the one thing he wouldnt get to do...Stand trial. He would just have to stand...at all times.
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I don't think being a relative of the bin laden's is too hard, there were 50 children IN ONE MARRIAGE! It makes it easier when you have a bajillion wives, but the bin laden name is like a gucci hand bag, it's nice but your not one of the few.

p.s. hell yeah! more power to that kid
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yeah, standing trial would be an improvement forthe gitmo detainees. as far as bin laden, i think bush has forgotten who osama bin laden is. he was just a stepping stone to getting into iraq anyway.
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