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Friday, February 15, 2008

I’m Down For Runnin’ Up On Those Crackers In They City Hall Cop Car

posted by on February 15 at 8:58 AM

A hip-hop concert at The Evergreen State College ended in a riot early Friday in which a Thurston County sheriff’s patrol car was overturned and looted.

Officer[s] arrested a man inside the venue and placed him in the back of the patrol car. Some of the concertgoers were taunting and questioning the actions of the officer, said Trooper Brandy Kessler of the Washington State Patrol.

“They didn’t feel the arrest that was being made was fair,” she said.

The crowd continued to grow and became more aggressive.

“Some people blocked the police car that was trying to take the student away,” said Dan Hilden, a 20-year-old Evergreen student who attended the concert.

Concerned for her safety, the officer called for backup and the arrested man was eventually released.

Six sheriff’s deputies who arrived to assist the campus officer reported that several people in the crowd were throwing rocks, bottles and even a garbage can at the them, and others were grabbing at the deputies’ guns.

What would make dirty hippie Evergreen kids want to riot?

This:

Happy Valentine’s Day, courtesy of DPZ.

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1

But ... Hip Hop means peace.

Posted by Jeff | February 15, 2008 9:14 AM
2

It's bigger than hip hop...

Posted by Hernandez | February 15, 2008 9:37 AM
3

It's not Hip-hop, it's Evergreen. Troublemakers!

Posted by Katelyn | February 15, 2008 10:15 AM
4

I also would've accepted: "And it don't stop 'til we get the po po off the block."

Posted by Eric Grandy | February 15, 2008 11:20 AM
5

Anyone have pictures of the 200 white kids?

Posted by Chicago? | February 15, 2008 11:32 AM
6

so mad you beat me to it jonah!

this is something i'll always be able to think about when i need a BIG smile.

Posted by lar | February 15, 2008 11:58 AM
7

Hey now, Chicago. It's possible that Chris Sutton might have been there.

Posted by Eric Grandy | February 15, 2008 12:12 PM
8

it has been confirmed that Dead Prez and local MCs Jerm & Asun were the only negroes present.

this image is fucking classic

Posted by lar | February 15, 2008 12:16 PM
9

hahaha.
A whole three of them!
But really, dead prez is awesome.
haha

Posted by chicago | February 15, 2008 12:26 PM
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Posted by lar | February 15, 2008 2:27 PM
11

i was hoping this would happen at the mc chris concert last night. i was sooo disappointed.

Posted by infrequent | February 15, 2008 4:17 PM
12

Anybody got pictures of ~200 stupid fucking kids?

Posted by Greg | February 16, 2008 11:11 AM
13

the cops do.

Posted by lar | February 16, 2008 11:33 AM

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