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  1. Surely in this day and age it is considered animal abuse to have horses in the middle of a riot or even crowded protest? Those poor animals.

    • Agree: Mr McKenna
  2. LONDON: Police Injured as Spooked Horses Run Amok After BLM, Antifa Terrorists Throw Bottles and Bricks at Officers

    • Replies: @Mr McKenna
  3. Anon[209] • Disclaimer says:

    OT: Mayor Frey refuses to defund the Minneapolis Police. Crazy libtard crowd turns on him.

  4. Reportedly, the rioters spooked her horse by throwing bricks at it.

    • Replies: @International Jew
  5. Anon7 says:

    The horse is wearing greaves, or whatever you’d call it on a horse, armor worn on the shin, or whatever you call the lower part of a horses forelegs. Is that typical riot gear for police horses used in crowd control?

    • Replies: @S
    , @Almost Missouri
    , @res
    , @Alden
  6. anon[462] • Disclaimer says:

    Defunding the police is sexist. Without police, woman won’t be able to walk the streets freely at night. Actually, this might be a good thing.

    Defunding the police will at least solve the thot problem.

    • Replies: @Rouetheday
  7. J.Ross says:

    Woman complains about Asians defending their stores from looting.

    • Replies: @Reg Cæsar
  8. Anon[456] • Disclaimer says:


    I’ve noticed that the Tuskeegee Study has become the Emmett Till of the black-white health disparity discussion.

    Does the average unhealthy black really even know about the Tuskeeggee Study? Is an event that dates from before penecillian was discovered to half a century ago really relevant to anything?

  9. Anon[456] • Disclaimer says:

    This was a problem with ancient war elephants also.

  10. Whiskey says: • Website

    The lockdown will have ill effects. White women are in a rage, not enough Alpha assholes giving them lady tingles in bars, so they have decided to embrace their inner Kardashian — inside every White woman is a Rapper’s whore — and go for it. YOLO!

    That means the White men around them end up in a labor camp as China’s High IQ slave labor is played out. But that’s fine for White women. Again pretty much all of them under 65 aim to be a Kardashian whore.

    That’s pretty much the global reaction. Islam is right about women.

    • Replies: @Anon
    , @Almost Missouri
  11. My favorite horse is Mr. Ed.

    By the way.

    • Troll: Rosie
    • Replies: @newrouter
    , @Rosie
  12. anon[102] • Disclaimer says:

    If a lot of whites move to the burbs and ex-urbs, I wonder who will swoop in and buy their urban real estate? Real Estate funds? Soros is heavily invested in those. Will they get a great deal and see huge profits in a few years? Will the answer be more immigration to replace fleeing whites? This could go many ways.

    Our entire local newscast this evening on two stations was all about continuing protests and marches downtown in Nashville. Every story had a protest angle in some way. It was nauseating.

  13. And her teeth were no different than befote

  14. newrouter says:

    Scam: fentanyl/pornstar floyd, corvid 19, trayvonmartin, globalwarming, gentlegiant etal. Stop supporting bad “reality TV “!

  15. In this rare case I have to say I don’t see much humor here. Would love to see those antifa scum get trampled,that would be good fun.

  16. Whiskey says: • Website

    And so it begins …

    Romney and Bush will NOT support Trump’s re-election and will work for Biden.

    Trump is toast. Along with all other White men. See you all in the camps. If I last that long.

    • Replies: @Redneck farmer
    , @Forbes
  17. Rosie says:

    Hang it all! That’s like the second time this week I’ve tried to click lol and clicked troll instead. I can’t even control my own damned fingers let alone a horse!

    Anyway, Ron, Imma have to ask you to be a mensch and rerrange these tags. (I apologize in advance for the next time it happens.)

    As far as the horse thing goes, I’m content to admire their beauty from a safe distance. Discretion is the better part of valor, I say.

    • LOL: Rosie
    • Replies: @Buzz Mohawk
  18. Ed says:

    The cheering of the crowd is disgusting.

  19. @Dave Pinsen

    Thanks. It really didn’t make sense that she’d voluntarily gallop in a crowded place like that. I hope Steve will realize the incident wasn’t funny at all, and remove this post.

    • Agree: 22pp22, ic1000
  20. Danica Patrick is the exception that proves the rule.

  21. @Rosie

    I think you can change your reaction button comment if you notice it right away, go back in and click the one you wanted. That worked for me once.

    • Agree: PiltdownMan, res
    • Thanks: Rosie
  22. That horse probably supports black lies matter.

  23. @AnotherGuessModel

    Also do we know if horses can get COVID-19? We know ferrets, hamsters, cats, dogs and minks can.

  24. @The Wild Geese Howard

    Danica Patrick achieved zero Nascar victories. We only know her name because vaj.

  25. @Anon

    With crowd densities like that, and all the loud chanting, the masks may not be doing much good. They may be young, asymptomatic, or be able to shrug it off, but I wonder how many additional cases of Covid-19 in the population a crowd like that causes.

    • Replies: @Altai_2
  26. @International Jew

    I hope Steve will realize the incident wasn’t funny at all, and remove this post.

    Nah, it was darkly humorous in a slapstick and symbolic way, and Steve’s headline and Will Westcott’s commentary was spot on.

    And though the news was rather sad
    Well, I just had to laugh
    I saw the photograph

    • Replies: @Rouetheday
  27. @anon

    Could someone help me out. I know what the word ‘thot’ means, but I can’t ever remember hearing anyone say it out loud. Is it pronounced like ‘thought’ or like ‘taught’, or some other way. Thanks in advance.

    • Replies: @Stan Adams
    , @Dave from Oz
  28. @Jenner Ickham Errican

    Before this is all over will they have to dig “4000 holes in Blackburn/Lancashire”?

  29. Anon[878] • Disclaimer says:

    It’s all because of the birth control pill*. Women on the pill retain high levels of estrogen and progesterone and when they later have children they produce the feminized males like the ones we see on college campuses and holding up #BLM signs in Brooklyn.

    *[We can thank a Latvian Jewish immigrant, Gregory Goodwin Pincus, for the birth control pill.]

    “It was always the women, and above all the young ones, who were the most bigoted adherents of the Party, the swallowers of slogans, the amateur spies and nosers-out of unorthodoxy.” — George Orwell, 1984

    • Thanks: Neoconned
  30. @Rouetheday

    Rouetheday in the Life,

    She didn’t notice that the lights had changed


    • Replies: @Pericles
  31. @AnotherGuessModel

    Surely in this day and age it is considered animal abuse to have horses in the middle of a riot or even crowded protest? Those poor animals.

    Just last week in the City of Lakes:

    • Replies: @Joe Stalin
  32. @J.Ross

    There’s been a mistake. Only the vocals have been uploaded, not the rhythm tracks. How we s’posed ta dance?

    • LOL: Bubba
    • Replies: @J.Ross
  33. Anon[368] • Disclaimer says:

    Kind of an anticlimactic Saturday night. There were supposed to be 1 million people in DC protesting, less than a week after people were rioting outside of the White House. It seemed like all hell was breaking loose. But tonight almost nothing happened. I think Obama’s speech might have had something to do with it. Also, only blue cities with crazy mayors who told the police to stand down ended up being severely affected by the riots.

  34. 22pp22 says:
    @International Jew

    I agree. I grew up in Oxfordshire in England and no one could despise the British police more than I do. Once I saw a policewoman knocked to the ground in Jericho (a part of Oxford). I initially moved to help her, but then my instinct for self-preservation kicked in.

    I knew she would arrest me if I went to her aid. To a non-POM that might sound stupid, but that is what the UK police are like.

    Nonetheless, we are not Antifa scum, and we should not laugh when someone is hurt.

    • Replies: @Pericles
    , @Reg Cæsar
  35. @Rouetheday

    Pardon me, to answer your question, if an English army wins the war, it’ll be more than that—they’ll probably be able to fill the Albert Hall.

  36. @Harry Baldwin

    Africans have thrown bottles at me in more than one city and all I was doing was Walking White White. I guess I had it coming.

    Agree with IJ though, Steve should re-title this post. Not funny.

  37. S says:

    I don’t know what kind of armor the British police horses may have had, but the Romans had a ceremonial type armor for the animal they used for public demonstrations of riding skill.

    • Replies: @Bubba
  38. Pericles says:
    @Jenner Ickham Errican

    And though the news that John Lennon got blown away was rather sad
    Well, I just had to laugh

    • LOL: Kyle
    • Replies: @Jenner Ickham Errican
  39. Pericles says:

    Nonetheless, we are not Antifa scum, and we should not laugh when someone is hurt.

    Don’t you even dare smirk, bigot!

  40. I’m no feminist–but good God! Is this something to jeer and snicker at? She didn’t gallop into the riot. The horse panicked and bolted after being bombarded with the flares, bottles, and even bicycles that the “protesters” were throwing at the mounted police. It was not the only horse to bolt.

    This U.K. Daily Mail story has better photos and video of what actually happened than the video above. You can see that the mounted police are either walking or trotting their horses or standing still when the incident happens. Fortunately it appears that the policewoman was not too seriously injured.

    There is a good argument to be made that women should not be participating in riot control, but this story is not part of it.

  41. Altai_2 says:

    If nothing else perhaps it will start a dialogue on how many poles there are on the streets in Britain and some other European countries compared to others. It may seem trivial but they break up spaces. By contrast places like Denmark have very few traffic poles, signs and public spaces are so much more open and inviting.

    Sometimes I struggle to understand, there is one sign post beside another.

    But seriously, that looks like it did a lot of damage to her, probably permanent. Her horse also went rogue charging into the crowd.

  42. Altai_2 says:

    I wonder what other complications arise from infection that we don’t realise yet. Some suggestions of significant tissue damage to gonads can occur in males that may permanently affect fertility. Many viruses we consider benign as asymptomatic like some Herpes viruses are starting to be implicated in contributing to complex diseases like MS.

    • Replies: @Alden
  43. @Charlotte Allen

    Is this something to jeer and snicker at?

    The latter, yes. With some sympathy of course.

    She didn’t gallop into the riot. The horse panicked and bolted after being bombarded with the flares, bottles, and even bicycles that the “protesters” were throwing at the mounted police.

    Riot cavalry, men or women, should control their horses. It’s called a riot, love. If it makes you feel any better (and it should), the riderless pony also cleanly leveled, at gallop, at least two protestors before heading back to its own stables. Good enough for government work, I say, and right crackin’ video to boot.

    • Replies: @Charlotte Allen
  44. @Whiskey

    Romney and Bush were so critical to Trump’s election in 2016……

  45. Pericles says:
    @Jenner Ickham Errican

    The more I heard that song, the clearer it became to me the Beatles sucked.

  46. @Jenner Ickham Errican

    Kind of hard to control a horse when someone throws a bicycle at it.

    • Replies: @J.Ross
  47. @Whiskey

    Wow man, these Floyd Riots are really vindicating the Whiskey Thesis!

    • Replies: @Reg Cæsar
  48. @International Jew

    If a crowd that size decides to turn on you, a bodyguard can’t save you.

    Anyway, this is Minneapolis, not Portland or Watts. Carpetbagger Jacob Frey can count on a certain level of Midwestern Nice to preserve his worthless hide.

    Of course, he only used that special dispensation to make a bitch of himself:

    Enjoy reaping what you sowed, twerp!

    • Replies: @PaceLaw
  49. J.Ross says:
    @Reg Cæsar

    Y’know, NPR’s one day of basic radio competence was spoiled by solidarity with the synagogue-burners: the music programs were given over to protest music, which is objectively bad music as a category, and one tune (offered as an example of technological progress) was a looped sample over some beats, of a woman yelling at a cop for daring to arrest her highness. Very near what you describe.
    The rest was Billy Bragg saying the same sentence over and over and over and over because that way you can summon Marcuse, or something. Or you have to be in front of a mirror I think.
    The two exceptions were the mandatory playing of the only Gil-Scott Heron song these people know, and a Curtis Mayfield track that was really more about yelling at young blacks to shape up and not allow whites to be able to look down on them. Not sure how that one got through.

  50. J.Ross says:
    @Charlotte Allen

    There ya go, a new technology metaphor for the economics schools. Now they can finally unburden themselves of those giant Polynesian rocks.

  51. @Anon7

    “greaves, or whatever you’d call it on a horse, armor worn on the shin, or whatever you call the lower part of a horses forelegs”

    Any horsie girl on the thread can correct me, but I think the answers are “Laval boots” and “cannons”.

    As far as controlling the horse, even in a riot, that should be elementary for a mounted officer on riot patrol. Of course, in the old days, mounted officers often grew up with horses and could spend the enormous amount of time it takes to develop and maintain the prerequisite bond with the animal. I suspect modern mounted Bobbies are mostly just niche urbanites. Add the fact that UK constabulary are notorious for promoting the unqualified in pursuit of Diversity, Inclusion and Equity, and you have the ingredients for this faux pas.

    There was nothing in those videos: bikes, bottles or fireworks, that should have “spooked” a trained horse under a competent rider. Remember that cavalry used to be absolutely routine on battlefields facing swords, bullets and artillery, and they did better than this Bobbie and her mount. But the world that produced those horses and riders no longer exists.

    • Agree: Bubba
    • Replies: @Alden
  52. Bubba says:

    Thanks for the great photo – no anachronism there as it also accurately shows the Roman Imperial Cavalry didn’t need no stinkin’ stirrups to control their horses.

    As a child, I was fascinated when I learned that the invention and application of the simple stirrup revolutionized warfare and wasn’t used in Europe until after the collapse of the Roman Empire. I didn’t believe it at the time because it seemed to be such a simple device and took it for granted that it was used since the beginning of time.

    This is an interesting video on the Roman Imperial Cavalry that is part of Magellan.TV:

    • Agree: PaceLaw
  53. @Reg Cæsar

    That drone footage needs a proper sound track:

  54. mmack says:
    @The Wild Geese Howard

    Not to pile on but Danica got exactly ONE IndyCar win racing full time from 2005 – 2011 and ZERO NASCAR wins racing full time from 2012 – 2018.

    The last year she was in IndyCar she drove for Andretti Autosports with Mike Conway, Ryan Hunter-Reay, and Marco Andretti as her teammates. Each of them got a race win that year, she did not.

  55. @International Jew

    per the Mail’s headline,

    ‘Female police officer suffered a collapsed lung, broken collarbone and shattered ribs after being thrown from her horse when Black Lives Matter protesters pelted them with missiles – including a BIKE’

    Yeah, there is something kind of unpleasant about mocking a Police Officer victim of the BLM mob’s injuries because she’s female.
    If it happened to a male officer (and it could), then he would be considered a hero for his wounds, not a figure of fun.

    • Agree: Alden
  56. res says:

    I don’t know about typical, but here is a site that sells horse riot protection gear.

  57. Harold says:

    In the future they’ll have badass Boston Dynamics robohorses.

  58. Glt says:
    @Charlotte Allen

    There is a good argument to be made that women should not be participating in riot control, but this story is not part of it.

    More strength to physically control the situation… preference for men to take physical pain instead of women… what is the argument against women in riot control that is not reflected in this story?

  59. @Almost Missouri

    Wow man, these Floyd Riots are really vindicating the Whiskey Thesis!

    Just wait till the gay version next year. The Pink Floyd Riots.

    When Marx made his famous quip, there would be a generation or two gap between the tragedy and the farce. Now they pile up within a year or so.

  60. @22pp22

    I knew she would arrest me if I went to her aid. To a non-POM that might sound stupid, but that is what the UK police are like.

    That would be scabbing her job, or her mates’. Trade unionism, you know.

  61. Forbes says:

    How many would vote for Romney today? 5? 50? How many would vote for Bush today? 3? 30?

    Experience is a great teacher. Most have learned and moved on from Romney and Bush. Time passes by those who’ve stood still while admiring themselves in the mirror.

  62. Alden says:

    The leg protectors are because the antifa anarchists , leaders carry sharp knives old fashioned razors sharpened screwdrivers etc to slash the horses legs.

    Steve, 90 percent of men didn’t joust either. Just some knights who’d trained from childhood.

    Too bad the police don’t train their horses the way the old Calvary horses were trained. They were fighters too. They stomped, kicked and bit the enemy. Forward the horses!

  63. Alden says:
    @Almost Missouri

    A horse I was riding once got spooked by some big leaves blowing around. The kind of training Calvary horses got was completely different and much more intensive than modern police horses. The horse wasn’t spooked. It was using its tiny little brain to get itself and rider out of a dangerous situation. She’s lucky she didn’t get stomped to death after she fell. Was she White? Another hatefest by the misogynist frustrated White woman hating MEN OF UNZ

    Calvary horses did plenty of retreating BTW

    • Replies: @Mr McKenna
  64. Alden says:

    Would it be any loss if the White antifa and black men protesting didn’t have children? It would be a triumph for eugenics.

    Interesting that the misogynist White women hating MEN OF UNZ completely ignore that White antifa White men fomented organized, traveled all over the country and led the riots. And jeer at a woman police officer injured in the riot.

  65. @Alden

    Weird that you imagine yourself an equestrian yet cannot properly spell “cavalry”. Calvary is a very different thing, and if you were a Christian you wouldn’t make that mistake. Can’t be a typo since you do it repeatedly–in post after post. But then you do a lot of things repeatedly, don’t you.

  66. @Rouetheday

    Is it pronounced like ‘thought’ or like ‘taught’, or some other way.

    Well, it’s an americanism, so with a flat A – ‘thaaat’.

  67. Alrenous says: • Website

    Men use an amazing skill called ‘ducking’, in which you lower your body toward the horse and greatly reduce the odds of being struck by low-hanging objects.

    A go grrl copper naturally calls the pole misogynist for knocking her off. It’s quite sexist to expect her to be able to control her horse or to not bring the horse into situations she would be unable to control. Sadly go grrls lack the spatial expertise required to duck; only a bigot would expect them to.

  68. jb says:

    Well apparently there are exceptions to every rule:

    Agnes Hotot dueled in a different kind of way: She jousted. Born in 14th-century England, she was the daughter of the earl of Dudley. The earl had gotten in a dispute with another gentleman, and to settle it, they opted to joust. In the most untimely fashion, Dudley fell ill just before the joust was scheduled to take place. To protect her father’s honor, Agnes donned the armor herself, disguising herself as a man, and fought the joust in his place.

    Not only did she fight, but she won. In celebration of her victory, she unmasked herself in front of her opponent to reveal her true identity and gender. To us today, this would not be as big of a deal, but in the 1300s, being beaten by a girl would have been an extreme humiliation.

  69. Lagertha says:

    I care more about the horse. I wish the horse would have clocked and killed some of the protesters. I want protesters really hurt, badly, for this all to end. I mean, I want limbs lost and TBI and eyesight gone of protesters. It’s war, baby! – they, the privileged white people brought this on! They need to be disposed just like the Reds of Northern Europe. Get rid of the Commies once and for all. Let it be like a Tarantino movie where the bad people are flame-throwed away!

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