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LA engineer derailed train near USNS Mercy
over ‘conspiracy theory’

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Posted By: ladydawgfan, 4/1/2020 10:07:01 PM

A Los Angeles train engineer was arrested Wednesday for allegedly derailing a locomotive near the Navy hospital ship USNS Mercy — believing a conspiracy theory that the government is covering up the vessel’s true purpose, federal authorities said. Eduardo Moreno, 44, of San Pedro, is accused of ramming the locomotive through two barriers and the end of a track on Tuesday and coming to rest in a gravel lot about 250 yards away from the hospital ship, according to the Department of Justice. Nobody was injured in the derailment, which was witnessed by a nearby California Highway Patrol officer. “You only get this chance once. The whole world is watching,”


What a moron!!

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Reply 1 - Posted by: KTWO 4/1/2020 10:13:33 PM (No. 365597)
Nothing is too crazy now. But I will add, this article has a headline you won't see every day.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: DVC 4/1/2020 10:29:09 PM (No. 365607)
Pretty seriously crazy.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Terry_tr6 4/1/2020 10:40:07 PM (No. 365620)
says a lot about our psychological vetting for train engineers... good thing he wasn't upset about a LNG tank farm
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Vesicant 4/1/2020 10:56:04 PM (No. 365635)
So in other words, a standard issue dhimmicrat.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Laotzu 4/1/2020 11:04:36 PM (No. 365642)
Another success with diversity.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Noj15 4/1/2020 11:34:42 PM (No. 365662)
Eduardo must've seen them shuffling Hillary up the gangplank. One way ticket to Gitmo. Could happen...
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Omen55 4/1/2020 11:54:03 PM (No. 365681)
As Trump would say. "You're fire!"
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Trigger2 4/2/2020 12:42:08 AM (No. 365718)
CA should be partitioned off and all the commies put into a tiny footprint. Either that or they should be shipped off to mental institutions. If there aren't any left, then use the bullet train to nowhere money to build some.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: snowoutlaw 4/2/2020 2:33:47 AM (No. 365761)
No word about what the "true purpose" might have been. My guess he was afraid he might be deported.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Mike22 4/2/2020 2:43:45 AM (No. 365763)
Most of the Loonies have self-quarantined in Los Angeles and the Bay area which are conveniently cut off from the rest of California by mountain ranges. Fences along the ridge-tops with Trump walls in the passes could keep them away from the rest of us. Portland and Seattle also have natural barriers requiring walls in only a few spots to protect the normal folks in the eastern parts of these states and the west and mid-west.. Not sure what to do about Denver, Chicago, Detroit., Cleveland, Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Baltimore/Washington DC/Northern Virginia Asylums.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Bur Oak 4/2/2020 8:28:44 AM (No. 365913)
Glad he only ran into concrete barriers.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: kdog 4/2/2020 9:51:40 AM (No. 366003)
The conspiracy theory wasn't his only fight with reality that day. Thinking his train could travel without track for 250 years was another. For all those years did he think the two parallel lines he looked at all day were just coincidence??
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Reply 13 - Posted by: NYbob 4/2/2020 12:29:25 PM (No. 366188)
One count of 'train wrecking?' I guess laws at the LA port authority are being written by Jr. High kids. I hope the people who have to repair the train engine, after they clean up the site, have a long sit down meeting with the moron who hired this guy. Too bad the person doing the hiring couldn't find a US Veteran or any other NOT insane engineer to do Eduardo's job.
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