1. Like videos? Check out DirectDamage.com!

Soldier Dad Stops A Bank Robber

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by Hoofbite, Jun 7, 2011.

  1. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

    33,255 Messages
    2,682 Likes Received
    Pretty cool.

    [youtube]qsXov2O54aM[/youtube]
  2. Cajuncowboy

    Cajuncowboy Preacher From The Black Lagoon

    27,476 Messages
    2 Likes Received
    Uber cool!
  3. Eric_Boyer

    Eric_Boyer Well-Known Member

    4,971 Messages
    622 Likes Received
    unless he had a good look at the gun and realized it was a fake, I say this was a very stupid move, especially leaving his kids in the bank as he chased after an armed robber.

    :eek:
  4. Cajuncowboy

    Cajuncowboy Preacher From The Black Lagoon

    27,476 Messages
    2 Likes Received
    Bad things happen when good men do nothing.
  5. Hostile

    Hostile Persona Non Grata Zone Supporter

    119,427 Messages
    3,700 Likes Received
    Now this guy is a hero.
  6. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

    35,176 Messages
    11,777 Likes Received
    The guys' a hero, and it's a super-cool story, but he took a HUGE risk that he, frankly, shouldn't have taken. It's one thing to do good when the odds are good, or at least even. It's something else entirely to stop a man with a gun when you're unarmed and driving a minivan. He's lucky his boys didn't hear him get shot.

    That said, the balls on that guy are unreal. He wasn't even phased in the video. It's very cool.
  7. pupulehaole

    pupulehaole Well-Known Member

    1,448 Messages
    138 Likes Received
  8. Signals

    Signals Suspicious looking stranger

    4,648 Messages
    28 Likes Received
    The man should be rewarded financially.
  9. SaltwaterServr

    SaltwaterServr Blank Paper Offends Me

    8,124 Messages
    0 Likes Received
    Quoted for undeniable truth.

    He might have been able to tell it was an airsoft gun. The pistols can be exceptionally realistic once you paint over or remove the orange tip.
  10. MarionBarberThe4th

    MarionBarberThe4th Well-Known Member

    12,219 Messages
    275 Likes Received
    I get it, but why?

    The guy wasnt disguised and would have been caught.

    He must have been so pissed that his kids werent put in danger that he wanted instant justice
  11. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

    33,255 Messages
    2,682 Likes Received
    If being threatened by a man with a gun isn't considered being put in danger, then what is?
  12. MarionBarberThe4th

    MarionBarberThe4th Well-Known Member

    12,219 Messages
    275 Likes Received
    Typo. Read werent as were and it makes more sense
  13. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

    33,255 Messages
    2,682 Likes Received
    Gotcha.
  14. SaltwaterServr

    SaltwaterServr Blank Paper Offends Me

    8,124 Messages
    0 Likes Received
    I watched it again, and couldn't help but remember the Dave Chappelle skit where the cops come to his house and think he's the perpetrator.

    "Well, we got the attempted thief. Good work Officer Rookie."

    "Thank you sir, but you need to see the security camera footage. It appears that the white dude was the one with the gun."

    Stunned silence.

    "Amazing. He was able to commit the robbery and still had time to switch out the security tapes at the same time. Obviously this guy is repeat offender. Just look at his arms, no doubt from working out in the prison yard. Great job rookie, we took a career criminal off the streets."

    "Sir? The white dude has a rap sheet a mile long. All of the witnesses say the guy in the car actually was the hero in this."

    "Ignore them, they're hysterical. Seen it all before. Now sprinkle some crack on him and lets get some donuts."
  15. zrinkill

    zrinkill Diamond surrounded by trash

    33,467 Messages
    1,245 Likes Received
    I am pretty sure he thought something was fishy about that gun when he went after him.

    Guy is still a hero
  16. jubal

    jubal Active Member

    681 Messages
    46 Likes Received
    Reminded me of LL Cool J on NCIS LA.

Share This Page