1. I thought being a smart alec just warranted being told to shut up? Since when is any type of violence acceptable?
    August 29, 2012 3:56 pm on Nemcek guilty of reckless homicide in C.P. slaying
  2. A bit judgmental, are we? I have a steady job & am saving. You don't know the situations of everyone who is living with family. Have you left your comfortable home lately? This economy is not easy for anyone. By "well over the age of 23," I am 26. I admire people who CHOOSE to join the military. It's not a life for everyone & the people who can do it get my utmost respect. However, I don't appreciate the fact that you're saying that there "would be fewer Jeff Nemceks." Not everyone is cut for that life & not everyone can handle it.
    August 29, 2012 2:24 pm on Nemcek guilty of reckless homicide in C.P. slaying
  3. Arrests that had nothing to do with violence. Drugs & bad driving skills does not indicate a violent person. Unemployed? That's a contributor to violence as well? In this economy, being jobless isn't a surprise for a young kid. Also, I'm well over the age of 23 & still live with my parents. Does that mean I'm going to suddenly go kill someone? He was being beat up, all this kid saw when the victim moved towards the fight was another guy who could possibly start wailing on him. So he did the one thing he could think of to get away. It's a sad day for both sides of this.
    August 29, 2012 1:04 pm on Nemcek guilty of reckless homicide in C.P. slaying
  4. Since when does being a smart alec warrant being pushed into the street, punched, & pushed into a wall? Have you ever been in a situation where you have more than one person attempting to jump you? Judging by your ignorant comment, I'm going to say no. When that happens, when you're in that situation & you don't know if you're going to be able to walk away, you do everything in your power to get away. You're not thinking clearly; you're not thinking like, "Oh, man, I'm going to go to jail." You're more apt to be thinking, "Oh wow, what am I gonna do to get away from this?" The fact that someone who was playing peacemaker died is a sad, twisted, horrible thing. But to think that 8 years in prison isn't enough to justify trying to escape being beat up? That's unfair. Do you know for a fact that this kid isn't beating himself up over what he was forced to do?
    August 29, 2012 12:57 pm on Nemcek guilty of reckless homicide in C.P. slaying
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