Not Logged In Log In   Sign Up   Points Leaders
Follow Us    1:04 PM

Message Forum - Read Message

Category: Daily News Article Discussions > Topics Add to favorite topics  
Author Topic: Man punches female gas clerk, refuses to pay 41 cents Back to Topics
cnygas

Champion Author
New York

Posts:1,145
Points:261,735
Joined:Sep 2013
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 3:44:00 PM

The man came into the store and bought a Swisher Sweets cigar, which totaled $1.41. When the man only handed over $1, saying it was all he had, he then punched the clerk who demanded he pay the rest of the amount.
Visit NY Daily News for full article
REPLIES (newest first) Post a Reply
Profile Pic
POWERSTROKE7.3L
Champion Author Washington

Posts:1,435
Points:330,550
Joined:Jul 2009
Message Posted: Oct 2, 2013 7:20:04 AM

That is stealing.
Profile Pic
drobbbb
Champion Author Maryland

Posts:6,119
Points:1,481,150
Joined:Dec 2010
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 11:48:25 PM

how dumb do you have to be
Profile Pic
DanMtz
Champion Author Oakland

Posts:6,248
Points:1,933,065
Joined:Oct 2009
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 6:39:42 PM

She should have cut a 2/3's chunk off and gave it to him.
Profile Pic
wmderrick
Champion Author Twin Cities

Posts:2,761
Points:1,047,170
Joined:Apr 2010
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 1:35:39 PM

Why is this on GasBuddy.com?
Profile Pic
BigKart
Champion Author Indianapolis

Posts:2,193
Points:813,235
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 10:39:11 AM

I'm sure that there was a government program, somewhere, that could have provided him the needed assistance. or he could have just pawned his Obamaphone.
Profile Pic
bklynse
Champion Author Los Angeles

Posts:2,398
Points:663,845
Joined:May 2013
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 10:20:57 AM

People do the stupidest things when they feel entitled...
Profile Pic
Skunk63
Champion Author Phoenix

Posts:5,456
Points:1,248,650
Joined:Oct 2011
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 9:43:35 AM

Bush's fault.
Profile Pic
majormarket
Champion Author Houston

Posts:1,517
Points:1,308,525
Joined:May 2008
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 8:17:56 AM

This petty violence is a symptom of failed parenting - the man was not raised up properly.
Profile Pic
FPLREP
Champion Author Virginia

Posts:11,707
Points:3,135,610
Joined:Oct 2005
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 6:50:38 AM

We have created a society of people that believe they can have whatever they want, not what they have earned.
Profile Pic
BBopp
Champion Author Dayton

Posts:9,430
Points:2,554,625
Joined:Dec 2006
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 6:08:29 AM

This is just one reason why many stores have the clerks enclosed with plastic/glass shields. I wonder what the people in line did to assist this clerk.
Profile Pic
werich44
Champion Author California

Posts:4,741
Points:1,151,865
Joined:Jun 2011
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 3:25:15 AM

2b0b has the right idea!
Profile Pic
hyeglenn
Champion Author Fresno

Posts:3,735
Points:1,275,770
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 3:15:24 AM

Arrest that guy.
Profile Pic
Happytalk
Champion Author Pennsylvania

Posts:5,006
Points:1,267,825
Joined:May 2010
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 2:28:03 AM

hope his cigar had a hole in it
Profile Pic
LostInNY
Champion Author New York

Posts:4,530
Points:1,333,195
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 2:27:35 AM

lock him up!
Profile Pic
2b0b
Champion Author Tulsa

Posts:2,896
Points:844,000
Joined:Sep 2012
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 2:16:00 AM

Some people are vicious, violent, rabid animals.
I suggest a $50 bounty on their heads with a continuously open season until they become extinct.

[Edited by: 2b0b at 10/1/2013 2:16:40 AM EST]
Profile Pic
MN1
Champion Author Twin Cities

Posts:6,153
Points:1,319,065
Joined:Jun 2011
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 1:50:21 AM

Lowlife scumbag.
Profile Pic
ObieDog
Champion Author Maryland

Posts:4,535
Points:1,525,395
Joined:Sep 2010
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 1:44:23 AM

Really?
Profile Pic
CdnLynx
Champion Author Ontario

Posts:1,240
Points:1,105,550
Joined:May 2008
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 1:13:50 AM


(Me, Me, Me, syndrome)
There is too many people in society that think they are entitled to do what ever they want; an all too sad commentary on the state of society today!
For those calling for use of weapons and deadly force in defence, is also more then overkill. There is far too much anger in society at present.

For those wanting to know why it's not about gas prices; the category is the "Daily News Article Discussions".
Profile Pic
comprof
Champion Author Houston

Posts:9,966
Points:2,045,090
Joined:Jul 2009
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 1:09:52 AM

Real jerk!
Profile Pic
MrLefty0706
Champion Author Chicago

Posts:4,283
Points:1,038,060
Joined:Apr 2012
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 12:33:43 AM

Prosecute the jerk. What does this article have to do with gas prices.
Profile Pic
jetskijerry
Champion Author North Carolina

Posts:6,719
Points:1,452,110
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 12:30:54 AM

creep
Profile Pic
RNCII
Champion Author Michigan

Posts:3,999
Points:1,198,325
Joined:Jun 2011
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 12:30:53 AM

What an a-hole hope he finds a real nice cell mate who shanks him.
Profile Pic
Amplion
Champion Author Oregon

Posts:9,774
Points:2,529,340
Joined:Sep 2005
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 12:26:41 AM

STRING HIM UP !!!
Profile Pic
mpg611
Champion Author Cleveland

Posts:5,253
Points:1,259,595
Joined:Apr 2011
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 12:26:08 AM

The clerk should get firearms training and a firearm with her at work. She needs to defend herself, the store and the customers. I hope they catch that fool and throw him in jail for 41 years. And if he attempts to do that again to someone else, I hope that someone else has BIGTIME means to defend themselves and teach the fool a lesson.
Profile Pic
JohnofGB
Champion Author Flint

Posts:8,298
Points:1,782,145
Joined:Feb 2010
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 12:23:11 AM

And this has what to do with gasoline?
Profile Pic
Gabydominguez85
Champion Author Milwaukee

Posts:1,103
Points:997,825
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 12:08:42 AM

Wtf!! Dumb ass!!
Profile Pic
rahcat
Champion Author Grand Rapids

Posts:5,605
Points:1,353,550
Joined:Jan 2010
Message Posted: Oct 1, 2013 12:08:22 AM

That's the kind of creep that should be strung up on the nearest lamp post.
Profile Pic
Pielededrac
Champion Author Florida

Posts:2,552
Points:771,020
Joined:Nov 2012
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 11:59:07 PM

That is a creep that should rot in jail.
You never hit the weaker counterpart.
Profile Pic
fuel2use
Champion Author Seattle

Posts:5,559
Points:1,271,015
Joined:Dec 2010
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 11:56:04 PM

Smooth move.
Profile Pic
traffic cop
Champion Author Boston

Posts:3,207
Points:1,166,735
Joined:Oct 2004
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 11:38:42 PM

Interesting, but what does this have to do with gasoline and other energy issues?
Profile Pic
davenles
Champion Author Texas

Posts:6,068
Points:1,408,135
Joined:May 2011
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 10:35:00 PM

Big man, sucker punching a woman.
Profile Pic
nurdco
Champion Author Colorado Springs

Posts:13,141
Points:2,383,990
Joined:Apr 2008
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 10:27:19 PM

It was NOT the Fuel BUTT his Smoke...
Profile Pic
Wanda127
Champion Author Florida

Posts:5,270
Points:1,599,115
Joined:May 2010
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 10:16:08 PM

Saw this on the news. He did not want to pay $1.41 for his cigar. The clerk did not deserve to be hit. Hope he gets put in jail & has to pay restitution to her.
Profile Pic
TravellinTom
Champion Author New York

Posts:2,318
Points:1,010,270
Joined:Nov 2011
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 10:10:44 PM

She should have been armed and shot the bastard!
Profile Pic
jjb67
Veteran Author Orlando

Posts:467
Points:240,570
Joined:Mar 2010
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 9:53:04 PM

Dispute over 41 cents, for a cigar? Seriously?
Profile Pic
Punai
All-Star Author Lansing

Posts:708
Points:380,335
Joined:May 2013
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 9:23:02 PM

That is insane! I know that I haven't walked in that man's shoes, but karma is a *itch!! What comes around goes around and that man will surely get his punishment back 10 fold.

[Edited by: Punai at 9/30/2013 9:23:55 PM EST]
Profile Pic
Jeff4U
Champion Author Atlanta

Posts:11,772
Points:2,539,480
Joined:Nov 2004
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 8:43:16 PM

Wow, that will certainly raise gas prices!
Profile Pic
qwerty17
Champion Author New Jersey

Posts:6,073
Points:1,779,070
Joined:Oct 2009
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 8:29:06 PM

creep
Profile Pic
Rayfuel
All-Star Author Houston

Posts:870
Points:195,975
Joined:Apr 2013
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 8:09:51 PM

Very wrong!
Profile Pic
PathfinderSC
Champion Author South Carolina

Posts:12,488
Points:2,505,960
Joined:Mar 2008
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 7:53:21 PM

He should be in jail.
Profile Pic
Lugi1967
Champion Author Ohio

Posts:7,329
Points:1,668,200
Joined:Jun 2010
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 7:51:25 PM

Sad state of affairs
Profile Pic
bar1035
Champion Author Charlotte

Posts:13,165
Points:1,987,495
Joined:Aug 2006
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 7:37:37 PM

I'm madder at the girls standing behind him.
Profile Pic
Zuegma
Champion Author Nova Scotia

Posts:3,782
Points:926,030
Joined:Aug 2012
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 7:34:25 PM

Unfortunately there are too many such deranged individuals and similar over-reactive drivers out there.
Profile Pic
kag2010
Champion Author Winnipeg

Posts:7,670
Points:1,658,610
Joined:Apr 2010
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 7:30:18 PM

send him to jail
Profile Pic
andy1024
Champion Author Allentown

Posts:4,531
Points:1,081,805
Joined:Dec 2011
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 7:29:36 PM

Incredible.
Profile Pic
melekali
Champion Author New Mexico

Posts:2,121
Points:1,290,220
Joined:Dec 2006
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 7:23:17 PM

"New York, New York, a hell of a town..." as the song goes.
Profile Pic
jjjleblanc
Champion Author Rochester

Posts:8,708
Points:2,202,945
Joined:Jun 2008
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 7:09:25 PM

What a creep. Hope he's caught soon.
Profile Pic
jamofsocal
Champion Author Los Angeles

Posts:2,450
Points:811,605
Joined:Aug 2012
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 6:48:32 PM

And did everyone notice in the picture a line of people that stood there and did nothing?

What if the assault was worse? There have been cases where some people have been crippled or died just because of one lucky punch.

If this guy has this reaction to $.41 cents, imagine what he must be doing to other people on the streets.

[Edited by: jamofsocal at 9/30/2013 6:48:56 PM EST]
Profile Pic
bwatchingu
Champion Author Arkansas

Posts:4,594
Points:1,291,300
Joined:Jan 2009
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 6:36:55 PM

He will bully the wrong person one of these days,man or woman,and they will take him down without any kind of weapon.
Profile Pic
Metrolizer
Champion Author Fort Worth

Posts:2,474
Points:2,773,315
Joined:Feb 2005
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 6:31:34 PM

I, too, agree with reidlej.

And I hope that being convicted of battery prevents this criminal from obtaining a handgun license. At least for a few years.
Profile Pic
ktbaeohana
Champion Author Las Vegas

Posts:4,720
Points:1,064,375
Joined:Mar 2010
Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 6:20:06 PM

I agree with
reidej
Post a reply Back to Topics