Well New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has done it again and demonstrated how stupid he really is. On CNN’s Big Story with Piers Morgan, Bloomberg made an utterly ridiculous comment that is almost on par with his views on Big Gulp drinks.
“Well I would take it one step further. I don’t understand why the police officers of this country don’t stand up collectively and say, ‘We’re gonna go on strike. We’re not going to protect you unless you, the public, through your legislature do what’s required to keep us safe (ie. more gun control). After all police officers want to go home to their families.”
This comment came in response to Morgans question, “Why do so many Americans not feel angry enough to demand further gun control?”
David Lammy, MP for Tottenham, condemned as a “disgrace” the riots in his north London constituency on Saturday. However he did add there were still “huge questions” to answer about the fatal shooting by police which led to the peaceful protest.
Around 200 people attacked riot officers near Tottenham district police station with petrol bombs and bottles. Continue reading →