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    Pizza Delivery Driver Shoots, Kills 3 Gang Members, Goes On To Invent Body Armor


    Richard Davis, armed with a .22 revolver, fought off 3 armed gang members in 1969 Detroit while delivering pizzas. David went on to develop a new type of body armor, being used by law enforcement agencies around the world. His body armor is credited with saving numerous law enforcement lives, and he was able to develop it because in 1969 he decided to arm himself and not be a victim.

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    this guy is most likely insane
    to be the man you have to beat the man.

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    Not only did he invent a type of body armor, he killed three gang members.

    Good for him! And everyone else!


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    Kevlar is so cool, not really it's actually fucking hot especially when you're boarding and searching rogue, un-air cond. ships in the devils taint, aka Persian Gulf...but cool as in high tech awesomeness....
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    but oh they have yet to be experienced and that makes aging so very worth it...ML circa2012

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    it's definitely cool stuff, although getting shot still feels like you were hit with a cannon ball minus the physical trauma. even class 3a won't stop a good knife with a tanto blade so it has it's limits.
    William F. Buckley describes a conservative as, "someone who stands athwart history, yelling Stop." - and then proceeds to drag civilization back to times best left in history's dungheap.

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    WHo is this guy? Charles Bronson?

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    Quote Originally Posted by seyone View Post
    this guy is most likely insane
    Delivering pizza in Detroit, even back then.

    Yap.
    It's an accurate statement that our current spending will not be increasing the debt We've stopped spending money that we don't have.

    -- Jack Lew, then director of the Office of Management and Budget, in Feb. 16, 2011 testimony before the Senate Budget Committee.

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    It wasn't bad back then. At least compared to today.
    If gunners were as violent as anti-gunners believe, logically there wouldn't be any anti-gunners left.

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    He says he didn't invent it, but he perfected it, with the ford analogy.

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    body armor dates back to pre-Renaissance
    William F. Buckley describes a conservative as, "someone who stands athwart history, yelling Stop." - and then proceeds to drag civilization back to times best left in history's dungheap.

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    bad ass stuff

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    He started the armor company Second Chance. They went out of business after they started making vests out of a material called Zylon; Zylon would degrade with exposure to heat, causing the vests to fail, and resulted in the death of an unknown number of cops. They were sued into oblivion. LOL.

    "Zylon gained wide use in U.S. police officersbody armor protection in 1998 with its introduction by Second Chance Body Armor, Inc. But protective vests constructed with Zylon became controversial in late 2003 when Oceanside, CA Police Officer Tony Zeppetella's and Forest Hills, PA Police Officer Ed Limbacher's vests failed, leaving Zeppetella mortally wounded and Limbacher seriously injured. Some studies subsequently reported that the Zylon vests may degrade rapidly,[2] leaving wearers with significantly less protection than expected. Second Chance eventually recalled all of its zylon-containing vests, which led to its subsequent bankruptcy. In early 2005, Armor Holdings, Inc. first recalled its existing Zylon-based products, and decreased the rated lifespan warranty of new vests from 60 months to 30 months.[3] In August 2005, AHI decided to discontinue manufacturing all of its Zylon-containing vests. This was largely based on the actions of the U.S. government's National Institute of Justice, which decertified Zylon for use in its approved models of ballistic vests for law enforcement."

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    Second Chance (body armor) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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    Quote Originally Posted by SFW View Post
    He says he didn't invent it, but he perfected it, with the ford analogy.
    He made heavy kevlar vests that worked. He later perfected light vests that got people killed.
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    A very intresting news story! I don't know wether if it is googd or bad really :/

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    Quote Originally Posted by LAM View Post
    body armor dates back to pre-Renaissance

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    Quote Originally Posted by LAM View Post
    body armor dates back to pre-Renaissance
    Later than that, the chinese used laquered layers of paper a long time ago, to me that was brilliant, if you have ever folded paper until it can't fold anymore you see it makes a very strong plate that if thick enough could stop most blades and arrows....
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    eyes of tranquilty, crystalline-beads
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    but oh they have yet to be experienced and that makes aging so very worth it...ML circa2012

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    That's one bad ass pizza dude. Just a reminder that you'd better give a generous tip. It's also good that he wasted 3 gang bangers.

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    Quote Originally Posted by maniclion View Post
    Later than that, the chinese used laquered layers of paper a long time ago, to me that was brilliant, if you have ever folded paper until it can't fold anymore you see it makes a very strong plate that if thick enough could stop most blades and arrows....
    as a whole the world has under-estimated the Chinese. there society was just as advanced as that of the UK, etc. during the industrial revolution. the main difference being that those in the EU ran into problems when their land could not support the population and expansion for industrialization which is where the colonies in the US comes into play.

    the Chinese will never let the international bankers bankrupt them like they have in just about every other country in the world
    William F. Buckley describes a conservative as, "someone who stands athwart history, yelling Stop." - and then proceeds to drag civilization back to times best left in history's dungheap.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LAM View Post
    as a whole the world has under-estimated the Chinese. there society was just as advanced as that of the UK, etc. during the industrial revolution. the main difference being that those in the EU ran into problems when their land could not support the population and expansion for industrialization which is where the colonies in the US comes into play.

    the Chinese will never let the international bankers bankrupt them like they have in just about every other country in the world
    Yes, we know how you must idolize your communist buddies in China and the Central State planning model they implement. As well as their lack of protections on Intellectual property. If only McCarthy was still alive... People like you should be deported to Cuba.
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