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“Where did I put my tiara?”

Since: Dec 11

Columbus, OH

#1 May 23, 2013
ondon (CNN)-- They first hit the man, thought to be a British soldier, with a car in broad daylight. Then the two attackers hacked him to death and dumped his body in the middle of a southeastern London road.

As the victim -- dressed in what appeared to be a T-shirt for Help for Heroes, a charity that helps military veterans -- lay prone, one of the two attackers found a camera.

"We swear by almighty Allah we will never stop fighting you until you leave us alone," said a meat-cleaver-wielding man with bloody hands, speaking in what seems to be a London accent.

"The only reasons we killed this man ... is because Muslims are dying daily," he added, in video aired by CNN affiliate ITN. "This British soldier is an eye for an eye, a tooth for tooth."

One witness, Michael Atlee, described the gruesome, frenzied and ultimately fatal sequence of events Wednesday afternoon as "a bloody mess."

British Prime David Cameron called it a terrorist attack.

"We will never buckle to terror," Cameron wrote on Twitter.

Home Secretary Theresa May offered a similar assessment Wednesday night of the situation and a similar message of resolve.
Cameron: Strong indication of terrorism
London suspects shot, taken to hospital
Deadly attack near London barracks
London attack: Eyewitness heard gunshots

READ MORE: London attack mirrors plot to behead Muslim soldier

"We have seen terrorism on the streets of Britain before, and we have always stood against it," she said. "Despicable acts like this will not go unpunished."

'They were just animals'

A witness, who identified himself only as James, told London's LBC 97.3 radio station that he saw two men standing by the victim, who was on the ground in the British capital's Woolwich neighborhood.

At first James thought they were trying to help the man. But then he saw two meat cleavers, like a butcher would have.

"They were hacking at this poor guy, literally," he told the radio station, as if they were trying to remove his organs.

"These two guys were crazed. They were just not there. They were just animals."

Afterward, the men appeared to want to be filmed, with one of the attackers going over to a bus and asking people to take photos of him as if he wanted to be on TV.

A man who asked not to be identified told ITN that he was on his way to a job interview when he came up on the scene and started filming it. Then, a man with a cleaver and knife in his bloody hands "came straight to me (and) said,'No, no, no, it's cool. I just want to talk to you.'"

The suspect went to apologize to women who had witnessed the attack, then quickly added "but in our lands our women have to see the same."

"You people will never be safe," he said. "Remove your government. They don't care about you. You think David Cameron is going to get caught in the street when we start busting our guns?

"... Get rid of them. Tell them to bring our troops back so we can all live in peace."

The first call about an assault came in at 2:20 p.m.(9:20 a.m. ET). At some point afterward, police responded, including armed members of a firearms unit, even though British police typically don't carry guns. Metropolitan Police Commander Simon Letchworth noted that "early reports" indicated the attackers had "weapons." Metropolitan Police say they're aware of reports it took 30 minutes for police to arrive.

The suspects rushed at the arriving officers before being shot, James told the radio station. The Independent Police Complaints Commission said the Metropolitan Police informed them at 2:50 p.m. of "an incident," as would happen when police shoot and injure someone.

Letchworth said both suspects were taken to separate London hospitals for treatment. Metropolitan Police Commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe later said the two had been arrested, though it wasn't immediately clear if this happened at the hospitals or elsewhere.

“Where did I put my tiara?”

Since: Dec 11

Columbus, OH

#2 May 23, 2013
"We understand concern about the motivation, and we will work tirelessly to uncover why this occurred and and who was responsible," Hogan-Howe said, adding that his force's counterterrorism unit will lead the investigation. "I understand people want answers, but I must stress we are in the early stages of investigations."

http://www.cnn.com/2013/05/22/world/europe/uk...

“Where did I put my tiara?”

Since: Dec 11

Columbus, OH

#3 May 23, 2013
London (CNN)-- They first hit the man, thought to be a British soldier, with a car in broad daylight. Then the two attackers hacked him to death and dumped his body in the middle of a southeastern London road.

As the victim -- dressed in what appeared to be a T-shirt for Help for Heroes, a charity that helps military veterans -- lay prone, one of the two attackers found a camera.

"We swear by almighty Allah we will never stop fighting you until you leave us alone," said a meat-cleaver-wielding man with bloody hands, speaking in what seems to be a London accent.

"The only reasons we killed this man ... is because Muslims are dying daily," he added, in video aired by CNN affiliate ITN. "This British soldier is an eye for an eye, a tooth for tooth."

One witness, Michael Atlee, described the gruesome, frenzied and ultimately fatal sequence of events Wednesday afternoon as "a bloody mess."

British Prime David Cameron called it a terrorist attack.

"We will never buckle to terror," Cameron wrote on Twitter.

Home Secretary Theresa May offered a similar assessment Wednesday night of the situation and a similar message of resolve.
Cameron: Strong indication of terrorism
London suspects shot, taken to hospital
Deadly attack near London barracks
London attack: Eyewitness heard gunshots

READ MORE: London attack mirrors plot to behead Muslim soldier

"We have seen terrorism on the streets of Britain before, and we have always stood against it," she said. "Despicable acts like this will not go unpunished."

'They were just animals'

A witness, who identified himself only as James, told London's LBC 97.3 radio station that he saw two men standing by the victim, who was on the ground in the British capital's Woolwich neighborhood.

At first James thought they were trying to help the man. But then he saw two meat cleavers, like a butcher would have.

"They were hacking at this poor guy, literally," he told the radio station, as if they were trying to remove his organs.

"These two guys were crazed. They were just not there. They were just animals."

Afterward, the men appeared to want to be filmed, with one of the attackers going over to a bus and asking people to take photos of him as if he wanted to be on TV.

A man who asked not to be identified told ITN that he was on his way to a job interview when he came up on the scene and started filming it. Then, a man with a cleaver and knife in his bloody hands "came straight to me (and) said,'No, no, no, it's cool. I just want to talk to you.'"

The suspect went to apologize to women who had witnessed the attack, then quickly added "but in our lands our women have to see the same."

"You people will never be safe," he said. "Remove your government. They don't care about you. You think David Cameron is going to get caught in the street when we start busting our guns?

"... Get rid of them. Tell them to bring our troops back so we can all live in peace."

“Tenured Marxist Radical”

Since: Jan 13

Ivy League-ISIS

#4 May 23, 2013
This is what happens when the Third World is brought in.

Now, if only Brown and Portman would see that and vote no on the Gang of 8's treason.
just saying

Reynoldsburg, OH

#5 May 23, 2013
GlitterSucks wrote:
Allah is great....
I always suspected you were a mohammedan.

“Tenured Marxist Radical”

Since: Jan 13

Ivy League-ISIS

#6 May 23, 2013
just saying wrote:
<quoted text>
I always suspected you were a mohammedan.
There is a certain phrase in Arabic that provides conversion to Islam.

I didn't see it posted on there.

But remember the doctrine of Taqiyya
just saying

Reynoldsburg, OH

#7 May 23, 2013
-The-Artist- wrote:
<quoted text>
There is a certain phrase in Arabic that provides conversion to Islam.
I didn't see it posted on there.
But remember the doctrine of Taqiyya
That would be "Boom Shaka Lacka!".

POOF... you're all muslims.

Well... actually black muslims.

hehehehe dot dot dot...

“Where did I put my tiara?”

Since: Dec 11

Columbus, OH

#8 May 23, 2013
I love how I am clueless and spam. Do any of you actually watch the news? I think not.

“animis opibusque parati”

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#9 May 23, 2013
GlitterSucks wrote:
"We understand concern about the motivation, and we will work tirelessly to uncover why this occurred and and who was responsible," Hogan-Howe said...
What a blatantly ignorant and/or deceitful statement.
Two Muslims followed the direct orders of their god.

Citizens would be better served by broadcasting the exact passages of the Quran -- which these jihadists referenced -- wherein allah instructs his followers to seek out and kill non-believers...followed by regular public safety announcements urging citizens to arm themselves and remain aware of their surroundings at all times.

Since: Mar 13

Location hidden

#10 May 23, 2013
Religion of Peace World Tour:
Making the world a better place...one decapitation at a time!
Oliver Canterberry

New Albany, OH

#11 May 23, 2013
-tip- wrote:
<quoted text>
What a blatantly ignorant and/or deceitful statement.
Two Muslims followed the direct orders of their god.
Citizens would be better served by broadcasting the exact passages of the Quran -- which these jihadists referenced -- wherein allah instructs his followers to seek out and kill non-believers...followed by regular public safety announcements urging citizens to arm themselves and remain aware of their surroundings at all times.
The interesting thing to me is all the "peaceful" Muslims standing around watching and even walking past the bloody hands Muslim during the interview. The peaceful Muslims realize that the "radical" Muslims are merely following the Koran's mandate to kill the infidel and establish a world wide Islamic Empire.

The monsters are among us now. We must end the treason of open borders and keep our guns and Bibles ready to battle the forces of darkness.

“Where did I put my tiara?”

Since: Dec 11

Columbus, OH

#12 May 23, 2013
Oliver Canterberry wrote:
<quoted text>
The interesting thing to me is all the "peaceful" Muslims standing around watching and even walking past the bloody hands Muslim during the interview. The peaceful Muslims realize that the "radical" Muslims are merely following the Koran's mandate to kill the infidel and establish a world wide Islamic Empire.
The monsters are among us now. We must end the treason of open borders and keep our guns and Bibles ready to battle the forces of darkness.
I want to know who took the video...disgusting. Equally icky those that casually ambled by.

“Tenured Marxist Radical”

Since: Jan 13

Ivy League-ISIS

#13 May 23, 2013
GlitterSucks wrote:
<quoted text>I want to know who took the video...disgusting. Equally icky those that casually ambled by.
In this country, you can defend yourself

“Where did I put my tiara?”

Since: Dec 11

Columbus, OH

#14 May 23, 2013
-The-Artist- wrote:
<quoted text>
In this country, you can defend yourself
Understand your thought pattern, but good luck defending yourself against a bomb or a hatchet. A gun will not save you if you are blindsided with an axe in your head.

“animis opibusque parati”

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#15 May 23, 2013
GlitterSucks wrote:
<quoted text>Understand your thought pattern, but good luck defending yourself against a bomb or a hatchet. A gun will not save you if you are blindsided with an axe in your head.
And that is why one must always be acutely aware of his/her surroundings -- a lesson I drilled into the heads of my children.

“Paper Or Plastic?”

Since: Nov 11

Albakoikee

#16 May 23, 2013
-The-Artist- wrote:
<quoted text>
In this country, you can defend yourself
Castle doctrine, maybe, but if you kill someone on the street while defending yourself or others, you will be investigated for murder. Maybe not charged, but detained and robbed of your privacy just the same.

Since: Apr 13

Hilliard, OH

#17 May 23, 2013
GlitterSucks wrote:
<quoted text>Understand your thought pattern, but good luck defending yourself against a bomb or a hatchet. A gun will not save you if you are blindsided with an axe in your head.
Maybe not, but somebody elses gun will neutralize the attacker. Note that the first unarmed Metropolitan "police" who arrived did nothing more than stand back and block the street at both ends while the body lay on the pavement and the murderers got their camera time.

“Where did I put my tiara?”

Since: Dec 11

Columbus, OH

#18 May 23, 2013
-tip- wrote:
<quoted text>
And that is why one must always be acutely aware of his/her surroundings -- a lesson I drilled into the heads of my children.
Very true; how to walk with a purpose, use your bike as a deterrent, yell "fire", etc.

Regarding this story, nothing can prepare you for this heinous crime.

“Tenured Marxist Radical”

Since: Jan 13

Ivy League-ISIS

#19 May 23, 2013
GlitterSucks wrote:
<quoted text>Very true; how to walk with a purpose, use your bike as a deterrent, yell "fire", etc.
Regarding this story, nothing can prepare you for this heinous crime.
http://www.barenakedislam.com/

read this every day

I don't anymore. But it reveals the truth, about Islam.

“animis opibusque parati”

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#20 May 23, 2013
GlitterSucks wrote:
<quoted text>Very true; how to walk with a purpose, use your bike as a deterrent, yell "fire", etc.
Regarding this story, nothing can prepare you for this heinous crime.
Though helpful, that advice was not exactly what I meant.
I mean "reading" the people around you and always being prepared to defend yourself and others.

You realize that even a gal with a pocket pepper blaster could have immobilized the attackers?

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