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teech April 23, 2014 at 09:56 am
Hey Pit Bull lovers....would you leave YOUR young child with a pit bull? Statistics speak forRead More themselves. Yes other dogs do bite...but NOT like pit bulls. Ask the lady in a wheelchair that was killed spontaneously by her pit bull that she also "raised from a puppy". Sorry just don't trust PBs.
Vamp Chylde April 23, 2014 at 10:01 am
Look at the statistics pits bite less than most other breeds but the news only reports pit bullRead More bites so that's all people hear never hear the stories of how many pits have saved people or have protected their owners and children from muggings or even mountain lions and bears. Look at the statistics for dog temperament pit bulls score over 85 % pass more than all the popular breeds
Justin case April 23, 2014 at 11:39 am
Hey Teech. To answer your question, yes, my child is home alone with my pitbull everyday and I haveRead More no concern about him being bitten. All dogs have teeth, all dogs will bite. They don't have a hand to slap you when your doing something that makes him/her uncomfortable. Their ONLY defense is to bite if the growling didn't warn you to back off. I've been bitten by 4 different dogs in my profession and not one was a pitbull. I come in contact daily with all breeds (including pits) and have never met a mean one. Also the pits that are abused usually are the nicest because they want someone to love them.
Speed camera (Credit: Penny Riordan)
DB April 21, 2014 at 10:28 am
"noticed that the speed camera and lenses had been sprayed over with white paint," So whyRead More is the picture of a burned out camera? More "truth" in print ?
moe green April 22, 2014 at 07:31 pm
People rising up against an oppressive government.
Nana4 April 23, 2014 at 07:28 am
hmmm it's a camera, right? It can photograph a tag but not someone walking up to it. Just a passingRead More thought.
A federal judge sentenced Mohammad Hassan Khalid of Ellicott City to five years in prison for aiding a group of people who were planning terror attacks in Europe. File|Patch
Bryan Harz April 19, 2014 at 09:06 am
Hopefully he gets deported back to Pakistan after he gets out of jail.
L.B. April 21, 2014 at 09:29 am
If the government does not deport him all AMERICANS should stand together and ask WHY?
Justin case April 21, 2014 at 10:33 am
He will be bitter at our government no matter how much time he spends in prison. Afterwards he getsRead More a free trip home to Pakistan so he can connect with more terrorist and perfect his art as a real terrorist that can and will inflict harm to all Americans.
Photo of the fire on Myrtle Avenue from 2007.
moecephus April 17, 2014 at 10:28 pm
Back in 61 there were volunteer fire fighters who set forest fires so they could find work fightingRead More them. Sad but it was also an indictment on the ecomony in Northern California at the time.
Justin case April 21, 2014 at 11:47 am
Loser with a capital L
Steven Spiegel April 21, 2014 at 09:20 pm
Shoot this gives me a Idea . I can supplement my income by knocking down brick buildings since I amRead More a Mason Sub then I can drive by and leave a Business card . Then I can be just as big of a loser as this guy !!!!!!!
Where Baltimore ranked on a list of Maryland's cities may surprise you. File|Patch
Bob Higginbotham April 21, 2014 at 10:32 am
I still have far less trepidation going to OC than downtown Baltimore City. In fact I won't even goRead More into the city for a ball game anymore. I'm not sure what the website means by "property crime" means but I suspect it is not as bad as violent crime upon my person.
Temple Oheb Shalom, Pikesville.
Justin case April 16, 2014 at 10:27 am
So if any copycats didn't know where any other Jewish centers were, they do now. The media ALWAYSRead More gives out way too much information. They do most of the research for any suspected terrorist who just happens to watch the news or read/listen to it. They are always giving addresses and telling the terrorist where the security cameras are located or if a particular building is low on security.
Putting windows up keeps thieves out. (Credit: Patch File Photo)
Heather Osrien April 14, 2014 at 12:08 pm
I left my convertible top down once. Went inside to pay for the gas and when I returned there was aRead More blob of bubble gum on the floor. I would have put my foot on it and made a real mess if I had not seen it. I had noticed a dad showing his son how to pump gas when I went in and I had noticed the kid chewing something. Morons!!!!!
Dennis Gilpin April 15, 2014 at 05:33 pm
Many women pull up to get gas and leave their purse on the front seat when they are paying for theRead More gas or getting cigarettes. Easy pickings for the thieves to reach in the car and take it. In spring, many people don't use their heat or air conditioning and just leave their windows down. Thieves are very aware of this.
Pam Hamburg April 16, 2014 at 11:23 am
LOL, and I would never skydive *shudders*.
Marcus Aurelius April 17, 2014 at 07:57 am
But we can get stoned now, makes perfect sense !! You could always just drive like responsibleRead More people and keep your speed safe, there are thousands of people missing limbs or worse wishing they never were involved in a crash by either there own fault or the result of some balloon knot, Thanks for keeping us safe officers
Alicia Murphy April 17, 2014 at 05:26 pm
I just use Waze now can't go wrong this tells you were the cops are and if they are not just say soRead More and it is removed and so many use it especially truck drivers so here to Florida I had no issues great app
An author who has reportedly worked with police on the Bradford Bishop murder case tells WTOP that the Bethesda fugitive is likely living in Italy. Credit: FBI website
runymede April 13, 2014 at 08:03 am
This is a terrible tragedy but I don't consider Bethesda as a Baltimore suburb but a WashingtonRead More suburb. Why should this story get a mention on this site ?
ladypoet April 14, 2014 at 01:14 pm
Catch him and do the same as he did to his family. This was such a heinous crime. Who could killRead More your own mother, children and the mother of your children? A no good demon!
Patrick Carter April 14, 2014 at 02:29 pm
Find him and fry him. He should die regardless of his age. Italy probably won't help because of theRead More Amanda Knox case. I say govt should put a hit on him.
William Bradford Bishop Jr. is wanted for the brutal murders of his wife, mother, and three sons in Bethesda in March 1976. Credit: FBI website
Eric S April 11, 2014 at 09:59 am
Will someone please help Robert find his medications?
Justin case April 11, 2014 at 11:15 am
He probably retired from the state department under an alias. They didn't even notice he was missingRead More for an entire week so I'm sure they wouldn't notice if he came back to work as Juan Rodriguez or some other alias. Bunch of idiots. The FBI must finally be sick of this guy embarrassing them for 38 years
Pam Hamburg April 11, 2014 at 04:40 pm
Your government agencies at work....HA! But cops can get away with beating an unarmed or mentallyRead More challenged or mentally ill person to DEATH. What a world.
Thor the floppy-eared puppy is back home with his fam, police say.
Kolo Jezdec April 2, 2014 at 07:32 pm
Libertarian : a person who believes that people should be allowed to do and say what they wantRead More without any interference from the government
You April 3, 2014 at 08:34 am
@Kolo obviously I am being sarcastic. Duh. Point is I am sick of inner city criminals driving outRead More into the counties robbing, assaulting and stealing from responsible, hard working families who work hard to make a living and keep a nice home and clean, crime free neighborhood. 90% of the time when thefts, robberies and violence occurs in my neighborhood, the criminals have direct ties and live in the inner city. Fact is... I know my neighborhood/ neighbors, those who are just passing through and those who DO NOT live here but are cruising through looking for easy marks or things to steal during the day (kinda like when you know a kid is lying, a guilty consciousness or someone up to no good portrays obvious physical behaviors). I assume you read the Patch... so you know the stories and where the criminals are coming from?
Kolo Jezdec April 3, 2014 at 10:58 am
Sorry, I missed the sarcasm...
Henry Chinery April 3, 2014 at 08:12 pm
Nothing wrong with calling the police to check out someone with a gun in a place they are notRead More expected to be. From a distance, a pellet gun looks just like a real one. That being said, anthrogirl, you should get your news from other places than the NYT who has a notorious liberal, anti-gun stance. Then you could read about the good that is done by citizens with guns. You could also read about things like the women who was stabbed to death in her apartment by her estranged husband while the police who brought her there to get her stuff sat outside. Had she had a gun, she might have been able to defend herself like the woman in Randallstown a few years ago. She came back from taking her trash out to find her estranged husband in her living room with a baseball bat. (So much for restraining orders!). She pulled out a gun and shot him dead before he could beat her with the bat. Guns do more good than harm. Sign up for a NRA "Women On Target" or "Refuse To Be a Victim" course and find out the truth. Molon Labe!
anthrogirl April 3, 2014 at 09:21 pm
Henry. I know that as a woman with a gun in my home, I'm twice as likely to die by gun shot woundsRead More than a woman who has no gun in her home. I know from the recent SCOTUS case on guns and domestic violence that over 40% of all women shot dead in the US are killed in domestic violence situations where guns in their homes are used against them. I know from that same case that over 10 US women per week are shot dead by partners or ex-partners. And that does not include those who are shot and live. 84% of women shot dead in the world last year were killed right here in the US. That makes the US a dangerous place for women. Also, having a gun increases the success rate of suicide significantly, making gun deaths for women with guns even more likely. Suicide attempts with a gun are 80-90% effective compared to less than 10% success rate of overdose. I doubt that women are shooting rapists and attempted murders to death at rates that offset domestic shootings and suicides. Guns are a liability for women and intelligent women know this. Scared, uneducated, and/or weak women look to guns because they desire power over their fears and over others.... much the same as men.
anthrogirl April 3, 2014 at 09:32 pm
Remember that FL woman who was sentenced to 20 years in jail for shooting a warning shot when herRead More husband was threatened to attack her? Well, she appealed and got a new trial. The less than happy prosecutor said that she would now look to put this self defending gun shooting woman away for 60 years. Lesson here - if you're a woman and you use your gun when you feel threatened, be prepared to spend a big chunk of time in jail.
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Tom Rossing March 31, 2014 at 04:41 pm
O.K. Patch, how do you search a dead man?
mc6 March 31, 2014 at 06:42 pm
Yeah, your title could use re-wording.