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How wrong was the NY Post to publish this pic?? Why didn't Howard address this?

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  1. Dlist

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    This is some fucked up shit...a homeless/vagrant dude pushes a guy to his death on the subway, and some fuck nuts takes a pic and sells it to the Post??? There is a special place in hell for this guy.
    My only thought would be to help this guy...not take a pic.
    I am embarrassed for all NY subway riders who didn't even try to help.
     
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    :facepalm: Holy cow
     
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    Anyone have a picture of the photographer?
     
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    But the real question is, was the subway delayed? Or did the strap hangers have to wait while this guy's brains were hosed down..
     
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    I hate seeing that pic.
     
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    So many dilemma's in life:

    Should I help the man off the tracks?

    or

    Should I take out my phone and take a picture of him getting killed?
     
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    No pic but I saw him interviewed on one of those extra or access Hollywood shows..Indian guy seemed somewhat believable
     
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    Said he was too far away to help the guy, but he also said that he was running towards the guy when he took the pic
     
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    i bet it was "will i get paid for helping save this guy's life? or will i get paid for photographing him dying?"
     
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    Then the Post tried to back track and say that it was a photo from the security camera...If I were the wife, I would sue the Post into bankruptcy for publishing that..
     
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    yeah that photo looks like the guy was running too. i know what happens when i try to take a picture with my Nikon while running: they all come out as clear as the one in the paper too.

    and monkeys will fly out my ass.
     
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    I call Bullshit!!! A running pic would be blurry...and if you are intent on helping a guy, you wouldn't be taking a pic at the same time...That guy should be ashamed...and if he is Indian...karma is going to be a bitch for him..
     
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    Yeah I should have clarified that part sounded like a lie but it did sound plausible that he was too far away
     
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    Shameful
     
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    initially he told the paper that he was using his camera flash to warn the train engineer.

    the backpedaling is strong with this one.
     
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    There's a little thing called the First Amendment stopping her.:facepalm:
     
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    wow poor taste for the paper to print this
    very sad indeed ive never been on a subway train do people fall of edge often and why no safety railing
     
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    yes but there is also the NYC Good Samaritan law. if they wanted to, they could make a case because he failed to assist. it would be a stretch except that he did initially claim to have attempted to save the guy by flashing at the engineer.
     
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    No she could claim pain and suffering....and get lots of punitive damages from a jury....a jury would be sympathetic to that...
    maybe you lawyer types could comment on this...
     
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    fall off the edge? almost never. unfortunately most have help.
     

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