Saginaw Railway Museum: Vandalized

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Saginaw Railway Museum: Vandalized
Posted by caboose63 on Wednesday, May 09, 2018 9:57 PM

Here in Mid Michigan, the Saginaw Railway Musuem in Saginaw, Michigan, was vandalized by 4 young males. 2 boxcars and a C&O steel center cupola caboose had white supremacist messages sprayed on them. As a result of last night's vandalism, the museum will not be opening until May 19th. Hopefully the 18 year old male and his 3 minor male friends will have to pay for the damage they did. 

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Posted by Firelock76 on Thursday, May 10, 2018 8:06 AM

Remember back in the 90's there was that young American idiot who vandalized some cars in Singapore, got caught, and was punished by a flogging with a bamboo cane?

Certainly that kind of punishment wouldn't be condoned here, but sometimes I have to wonder if the Singapore approach has it's merits.

First, for the vandalism.

Second, for the white supremacist idiocy.  Although I'll grant those kids are probably too young to understand the full import of the white supremacist slogans and were probably just using them to be obnoxious. 

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Posted by Penny Trains on Thursday, May 10, 2018 6:45 PM

Torture doesn't produce results, but those are the ideas I'm leaning most toward suggesting.

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Posted by Firelock76 on Thursday, May 10, 2018 6:58 PM

Nah, waterboarding's not appropriate in this case.  A good spanking should suffice.

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Posted by caboose63 on Friday, May 11, 2018 2:55 PM

Agree with you on that Firelock. also make the parents of the 3 minor boys that vandalized the cars at the saginaw railway musuem this week pay for the needed repairs.

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Posted by Penny Trains on Friday, May 11, 2018 6:44 PM

I was thinking along the lines of scrubbing with toothbrushes in the hot summer sun...

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