Repeat after me – you have no expectation of privacy in public. It’s remarkable how many people don’t understand this. Here’s another example of this from Lincoln Woods State Park in Rhode Island.
Last weekend I took my kids to Lincoln Woods State Park and as we were walking by the food stand at the beach, where 100’s of children are in their bathing suits, Alyssa hears a dude’s phone make the camera sound, and she immediately turns and says “Hey, did you just take a picture of me?” to the dude who is pointing his phone directly at her. He starts to stutter “no, no, I’m taking pics of the buildings behind you” (preposterous considering the angle we were at)… We start to turn away, and my mind is racing about what just happened and if I make a big deal about it or not, and Alyssa turns to me and says “dad, I’m shook”… So I turn back and I ask the guy, “Did you just take a picture of my daughter?” And he and his partner slowly start backing away, denying it. (Folks, it was clear…he took the fucking picture) I told him that it would be an easy enough matter to clear up, “just show me your recent camera scroll” to which he claimed his constitutional protections (as they all are masters at knowing where their lines are)… I ended up calling RI State Police and they came out and said there’s no expectation of privacy, and that it was ok for them to be there but they would file a report so if they get any more, on these pervs, they can elevate matters..
So just to review what happened here:
- “Creepy” looking guys with shirts tucked into shorts take pictures at public place
- Hardo Dad decides that this should be illegal because his daughter says that she’s “shook”
- Hardo Dad decides that he has the right to search through a complete stranger’s phone
- Hardo Dad thinks feels outwitted by “constitutional masters” because they rightfully tell him he has no right to demand that
- Hardo Dad wastes the time of the state police by calling them over this, only to be informed that you have no right to privacy at a public beach
- Unsatisfied with this Hardo Dad then takes to Facebook to publicly shame them and his post is shared thousands of times
- Expected lynch mob of fellow hardo Moms and Dads ensues
Are these two Chesters? I have no idea. Did they break a law? Of course not. And I don’t want to jump to any conclusions or anything, but it appears to be a father and son, or perhaps a guy who may or may not have special needs being accompanied by someone taking care of him. I’m not trying to be mean or anything, but just sayin….
Does that look like the face of a guy who understands what he’s being accused of? He’s wearing a watch I wore when I was 11, cargo shorts, and Providence Pride shirt. He’s grinning from ear to ear, possibly because he’s a well meaning person that has no clue what’s happening right now. Then Deputy Dickface comes over and tells him to hand over his phone and they guy walks away. I can’t imagine why.
But even if they did take pictures of kids at the beach, what do you care? For all I know people take pictures of my kids in public too. I could give a shit less as long as they’re not contacting them. Don’t get me wrong, I’d prefer if they didn’t, I’m just not a fucking idiot who thinks that we have some sort of privacy cloak at a public place. I’ve never jumped into pedophile circles, but I would imagine images of kids with clothes on are pretty worthless on the dark web. Either way, I have no idea what people bust loads over, and as long as they’re busting loads in front of me it has zero effect on my life.
Nevertheless the big cock brigade was out in full force in the comments, letting everyone know exactly what they would’ve done to these two people, who more than likely are completely innocent. These people are the absolute worst.
Oh shut the fuck up. Not a single one of you keyboard warriors is going to do jack shit. You’re nothing more than digital vigilantes throwing two potentially innocent people under the bus so that you can virtue signal about how much you oppose pedophilia. As if the rest of us aren’t anti-pedo too.
No fuckhead, you don’t have the right to bash their heads in. Maybe you’re a pervert though Edward. Can we kick the shit out of you too? See, Internet mobs are fun!
These are very, very sane people.
Others suggested he should’ve just made up a complete lie.
Nicholas Hughes says he’s going to follow them around in public because he’s “looking for a scrap,” and some ambulance chasing attorney offered him free legal services.
Is every lawyer in Rhode Island an incompetent scumbag who doesn’t understand how the law works? Just look at this maroon.
Bruh, what happened to your eyes? Did you pose for your profile picture after getting attacked by a swarm of bees?
This nudnik does personal injury law, and he’s joined in an online mob that could cause personal injury to two people who are innocent under the laws of the State of Rhode Island. What a fucking idiot.
This is Pascoag firefighter Joe Musone.
According to this public servant the OP should’ve thrown him the beating of his life, taken his property, gone through it, then destroyed said personal property.
Because he’s a “firm believer” that it’s his duty as an adult to literally break your hands if you take a picture of people in public. This man is a public servant in Rhode Island, further proving that Rhode Island is a lawless swamp.
This was my personal favorite justification for violence.
A character on Game of Thrones did it, therefore it’s OK. #RhodeIslandLogic
Meanwhile the OP posted noodz of himself for his Facebook picture
But it’s not perverted when he shares his bare ass with the world because it’s comedy. Get it? Because his twin cheeks in the snow are funny.
Keep in mind, we have no evidence whatsoever that any of this actually happened. It’s a guy posting on Facebook and none of the people responding were there. When someone suggested that this could be made up this was the reaction.
Yea, no one would ever post a lie on Facebook. Ever. Just ask Jussie Smollett.
The bottom line is that you have no expectation of privacy in public. If you’re an adult who doesn’t know this then you’re a fucking idiot. Rant over.
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