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Vancouver Riots – A Taste of Western Social Media

Vancouver Riots 2011 06 15

Vancouver should of been sad and depressed after the loss to the Bruins after Game 7 of the Stanley Cup finals, gone home, and mourned, and reflected upon an amazing season by the Vancouver Canucks.

Instead, small groups of individuals took it upon themselves to start throwing objects at a large television screen, flip over a car, start fires, vandalize and destroy one of the most beautiful downtown cores in the world.

Vancouver Police Department with assistance from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, quickly brought these rioters under control after three hours, showing amazing control and restraint under some very tense conditions.

Within’ minutes of these hooligans starting this 3 hours of destruction and violence, civilians started tweeting, phoning and volunteering photos and video of the actions of small groups of individuals.

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Don’t Mess with Me or My Grandmother – An Open Letter to a Fraudster

To the person who phoned my 95 year old Grandmother this afternoon from Montreal, and told her it was me and that you required her to send a $1000.00 as soon as possible:

I may not know who you are, may not be able to find you, or claim revenge for the worry you caused my Grandma, but  I do have a few words for you.

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