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Old 05-20-2010, 01:51 PM
 
Location: John & Ken-ville
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We always have traffic in L.A. but looking outside my office window I can see a total log jam on Wilshire Boulevard and it's been this way for hours. The CHP have closed several off/on ramps and the traffic is absolutely disgusting.

Where do they get off thinking they have a right?!

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Officer April Harding said police had "sufficient resources" at the scene to maintain order during the demonstration.
No Kiddin? Insufficient resources??? THEN DON'T GIVE THEM A PERMIT TO PROTEST ! PERIOD !

Immigration Protest Causes Traffic Jam On 405 Freeway In Westwood - cbs2.com (http://cbs2.com/local/immigration.protesters.activists.2.1705813.html - broken link)
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Old 05-20-2010, 02:01 PM
 
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Great this is what Villaraigosa and LA deserve.Traffic jams,lost work,police costs.They should do this everyday and then we'll see how much it's appreciated.If LA had Arizona's law in effect this wouldn't happen.GO ILLEGALS!!!It's only a matter of time before this stupidity escalates.To all those affected Thank Villaraigosa and Thank Obama!!!
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Old 05-20-2010, 02:07 PM
 
Location: Great State of Texas
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What are they protesting in LA ? They want more rights or something ?

Surely they aren't protesting the AZ bill. Blocking LA traffic and causing hardship to LA citizens will not make any points.
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Old 05-20-2010, 02:10 PM
 
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Yeah, go illegals!
Show everybody the way to California, the state that hates Americans.
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Old 05-20-2010, 02:26 PM
 
Location: Pa
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Doesn't Ca have any laws that prohibit disrupting traffic? Like for safety reasons if nothing else? Arrest the idiots and be done with it.
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Old 05-20-2010, 02:35 PM
 
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this is sure to win them plenty of sympathetic converts.
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Old 05-20-2010, 02:56 PM
 
Location: CITY OF ANGELS AND CONSTANT DANGER
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protestests in front of the federal building in brentwood happen weekly, if not daily.

the bigger ones usually come around a specific issue. Armenians wanting turkey to admit to genocide. Israel bombing palestine (those isr/pal protests are especially fun!).

this is non news. it happens in that area all the time. dont act suprised LG.

and people DO get arrested.
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Old 05-20-2010, 02:56 PM
 
Location: San Diego
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Yeah, go illegals!
Show everybody the way to California, the state that hates Americans.

This is going to P*SS off everyone that was on the fence. AWESOME
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Old 05-20-2010, 02:57 PM
 
Location: Jewel Lake (Sagle) Idaho
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So where in the F is ICE while this is going on? Mr. Obama-DO YOUR FREEKIN' JOB and start arresting and deporting these criminals.
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Old 05-20-2010, 02:57 PM
 
Location: CITY OF ANGELS AND CONSTANT DANGER
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LAPD arrests 9 in immigration march that blocked Westside traffic | L.A. NOW | Los Angeles Times

its not arizona affiliated. its abou the DREAM act.
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