Users Online Now:
GLP Poker Rooms
Donate To GLP
Back to Forum
Back to Thread
REPLY TO THREAD
Houston Man Receives Visit from FBI after Photographing Weather
Ms Sans Serif
In accordance with industry accepted best practices we ask that users limit their copy / paste of copyrighted material to the relevant portions of the article you wish to discuss and no more than 50% of the source material, provide a link back to the original article and provide your original comments / criticism in your post with the article.
[quote:Anonymous Coward 13263762:MV8yMDExNzY1XzMzODA2MzkzXzNCQjc1REUx] right, no, road that ferry for a long time, people did not take pictures of the boring metal doors [quote:Anonymous Coward 25209897:MV8yMDExNzY1XzMzODA1ODI5XzI2NzYyRDNC] [quote:Anonymous Coward 13263762:MV8yMDExNzY1XzMzODA1NDA2XzhERTVBQjRD] No, I was on a ferry once and these Arabic type guys were taking photos of the door. Plain creepy, no tourist takes pics of the doors. They photo each other and the skyline/shoreline. For the folks who were riding that ferry every day to work that was a very, very creepy thing. It's not all some fantasy conspiracy. There are weird things happening everywhere. You think all those lose airplane seats were an accident? Or all the forest fires? The world is sick. [quote:Hugh mungus 19979257:MV8yMDExNzY1XzMzODA1MTQ5XzdGRkRCMTMy] Now you see why they created terrorism [/quote] [/quote] Don't be a dolt. When my mom traveled to Italy she took photos of doors as well. [/quote] [/quote]
A man who snapped photos of a brewing storm last month received a visit Friday from an FBI Agent, inquiring why he would want to take such photos.
Michael Galindo explained that he was simply volunteering for the National Weather Service.
And FBI Agent David Pileggi seemed to be satisfied with that response.
But Galindo was left wondering whether he now has a permanent FBI file.
“He told me, ‘you’re not a threat and you are doing a public service but just be careful next time,’” Galindo said in a telephone interview with Photography is Not a Crime.
The problem arose because Galindo happened to be taking photos near the Lyondell Refinery outside of Houston on September 13, even though he was never standing on the refinery’s property.
Someone from the refinery spotted him and called police, whom apparently arrived after he had left.
Police then contacted the local FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force, which bills itself as “nation’s front line on terrorism.”
Galindo told the agent that he volunteers for a NWS program called Skywarn that trains citizens to monitor the weather in the name of “protecting lives and property.”
link to www.pixiq.com
Pictures (click to insert)
Big Round Smilies
Aliens and Space
Friendship & Love
Misc Small Smilies
View All Categories
Next Page >>
Hillary Clinton will nominate justices to the Supreme Court who are prepared to overturn Citizens United.”
Day After Clinton Cash Film's Go Worldwide, CEO Forced To Step Down
Ancient ‘toilet paper’ proves that Silk Road travelers spread parasites as they traveled
Sheriff David Clarke Says the DNC ‘Seems to Be About Embracing Criminality’
Why News Junkies Are So Glum About Politics, Economics, and Everything Else
Here's What Happened When Democrats Recited 'The Pledge Of Allegiance' At The DNC
Superhuman Tech? Most Fear Worst..
Wikileaks Proves Primary Was Rigged: DNC Undermined Democracy
WIKILEAKS JULIAN ASSANGE Says He Has NEW Emails That Should Indict Hillary…And Why He’s A Trump Fan
Undercover Video: Hillary Clinton Delegate Explains Her Deceptive Propaganda to Ban Guns
Is State Dept. Is Protecting Hillary Rotten Clinton's Presidential Bid?
Robots, drones fill police ranks
Companies around globe packing earth orbit with satellites to meet communications demands
Rise of black nationalist groups
Report: Mr. Robot’s one-time only VR experience will return next week
'Kill More Cops’ Graffiti Mural Appears on Freeway
DNC erects four-mile eight-foot tall fence around Philly convention site
Should the Postal Service Handle Your Loans as Well as Your Mail? Elizabeth Warren Thinks So.
HERE IT IS=> Detailed List of Findings in Wikileaks DNC Document Dump
BREAKING: That Was Fast! Hillary Immediately Brings Disgraced DNC Chair Onto Her Campaign! Do you think that Hillary has something to hide?
According to Soros, there’s about to be an all-out class war riots, police state and civil war for America
Torrential Downpour To Kick Off Hillary’s #DNC Election Steal
Montel Williams Goes Off On Bill O’Reilly For Flipping The Script On Their Interview
Dennis Miller, “Any Vote for Anyone That is Not Trump Is a Vote for Hillary”
Protester shouting 'DNC Leak!' ejected from Hillary Rally
Disclaimer / Copyright Info
with questions or comments about this site.
"Godlike Productions" & "GLP" are registered trademarks of Zero Point Ltd. Godlike™
Website Design Copyright © 1999 - 2015 Godlikeproductions.com
Page generated in 0.006s (5 queries)