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Need a laugh?

humor, life

A hobo comes up to the front door of a neat looking farmhouse and raps gently on the door. When the farm owner answers, the hobo asks him, 'Please, sir, could you give me something to eat? I haven't had a good meal in several days.'
 
The owner says, 'I have made a fortune in my lifetime by supplying goods for people. I've never given anything away for nothing. However, if you go around the back, you will see a gallon of paint and a clean paint brush. If you will paint my porch, I will give you a good meal.'
 
So the hobo goes around back and a while later he again knocks on the door. The owner says, 'Finished already? Good. Come on in. Sit down. The cook will bring your meal right in.'
 
The hobo says, 'Thank you very much, sir. But there's something that I think you should know. It's not a Porsche you got there. It's a BMW.'

Enjoy your weekend.

Milwaukee Officer Gunned Down During Domestic Call

crime, father, life, MPD, police

On this day, Tuesday, May 2, 1967, Milwaukee Police Officer Hogan was gunned down  and killed while responding to a domestic disturbance for the second time in the same night. As Officer Hogan knocked on the door the suspect opened fire from inside with a rifle, striking him in the chest. The suspect attempted to flee the scene but was shot and killed by Officer Hogan's partner.

Officer Hogan had been with the agency for 15 years.

 Ronald T Hogan

Milwaukee Officer Gunned Down By Auto Thieves

father, most wanted, MPD, police

On Saturday, April 4, 1925, Officer Schmidt was shot and killed while preparing to question two auto thieves. Officer Schmidt was in plainclothes and only 400 feet from the Central Police Station while conducting surveillance on the two suspects. When he began to confront them he was shot and killed.

Officer Schmidt had been with the agency for two years.

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Bay View Tavern Raided and Shut Down

life, MPD

Acting on an anonymous tip, police raided a well known Bay View tavern late last night. The tipster stated women, covered in whipped cream, would be dancing at a stag party. The women, for a small fee, would allegedly allow the male patrons to lick the whipped cream from their bodies. 

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Planned Economy or Planned Destruction

political

Have you seen this cartoon from the 1934 Chicago Tribune?  Could anyone come up with a more fitting description of what is going on now?

 

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