Arizona-based Taser International will be in Toronto hawking their latest products (maybe even the ones with the MP3s?) to the Toronto Police Force. http://www.cbc.ca/canada/toronto/story/2008/01/15/tto-tasers.html?ref=rss It amazes me how easy it has become for companies like this to sell fear to all levels of government. I wonder if their timing has anything to do with the Falconer Report on Toronto Schools. Maybe it was all one […]
A man who resisted arrest on Friday, January 11, 2008 was subdued and later tasered by officers. He became unresponsive, so was taken in to the Doctor’s Hospital in Coral Gables, where he was pronounced dead. More here: http://www.miamiherald.com/news/breaking_news/story/375399.html
I can’t think of a more surreal way to introduce my new blog “Excited Delirium” than with this story: http://www.theinquirer.net/gb/inquirer/news/2008/01/10/music-gets-shock-treatment I look forward to covering more stories about the bizarre world of “Excited Delirium”.