In a move never before seen, thousands of NYPD cops and other police officers from across the country – turned their backs to NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio.
The unprecedented action happened while Officer Rafael Ramos, who was killed last week in Brooklyn, was being eulogized.
Before the funeral started, a sign stating “Dump De Balsio — God bless the NYPD” was held up as the mayor entered the church for the funeral. Continue reading
A plane pulling a banner that read, “DE BLASIO, OUR BACKS HAVE TURNED TO YOU”, is flying across the New Yorks skies today compliments of the coalition of NYPD cops..
The message for Mayor De Blasio comes the same day that the body of slain NYPD Officer Rafael Ramos is scheduled to arrived at the Christ Tabernacle Church.
The official viewing starts at 2:00PM. Continue reading
A Chinese boy, 8, left a high-rise worker dangling midair after cutting his safety cord because he could not hear his cartoons..
The panicked worked yelled down to a co-worker, who called firemen. He was rescued about 40 minutes later.
Xinhua quoted the worker, surnamed Liu, as saying:
“When I was using the electric drill, I felt my lower rope shaking. Then I saw the boy cutting the rope with a knife.”
“I shouted at him to stop but he didn’t listen and soon after, the rope was broken. That’s when I called to my workmate for help,’ Liu said.”
Shanghaiist says that after speaking with police, “the boy finally admitted to what he did”:
“His father, surnamed Tang, was called to come back home from work. He gave Liu a sincere apology on behalf of his son and compensated him with … a new safety rope.”
Annoyed at the construction racket outside his window, the boy decided to cut the safety line on the man’s rappelling apparatus.