BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > BIMMERPOST Universal Forums > Off-Topic Discussions Board
 
Lux Angel Eyes
View Poll Results: Does karma apply to snitches/snitching?
Yes 43 61.43%
No 27 38.57%
Voters: 70. You may not vote on this poll

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      10-29-2009, 11:48 AM   #1
UltimateBMW
Brigadier General
UltimateBMW's Avatar
105
Rep
3,287
Posts

 
Drives: MP4
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: South

iTrader: (0)

Does Karma Apply to Snitches?

This thought came to me during the igor debacle. Curious what most people here think.

I'd say that snitching does not incur karma backlash. As snitching could be considered as karma itself.

Vote and post if you like. Poll is private.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 12:09 PM   #2
UltimateBMW
Brigadier General
UltimateBMW's Avatar
105
Rep
3,287
Posts

 
Drives: MP4
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: South

iTrader: (0)

Nah, I'm not personally. I just understand their value in a society. Don't have anything to snitch about though regardless. But I'd hate for someone to know about a wrong doing that had befallen me and not tell the authorities or more importantly me about it.

Just thought that I'd post the poll because of everyone hating on snitches in the other thread.

Quote:
Originally Posted by gonzo View Post
If snitching is so fundamental for keeping "things in check" why does it seem snitches are always paranoid that someone is about to club them in back of the head? Seems like a tough job to me. Hell, even on TV the snitch is always alone and a loser.
Not disagreeing with this. I find a lot of the time though, it comes down to perspective. I would anticipate that poeple with nothing to hide would be more indifferent on the subject.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 12:11 PM   #3
Year's_End
RWD only.
Year's_End's Avatar
United_States
334
Rep
12,336
Posts

 
Drives: '08 E92 335i
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: St. Pete, FL

iTrader: (0)

I really hope it does.


Br,
n
__________________
E92 335i: Space Grey|Coral Red|Aluminum Trim

Future Ride: 2015 Mustang GT Premium |Guard|401A|PP|Recaros|6MT
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 12:12 PM   #4
DevJ
Colonel
DevJ's Avatar
35
Rep
2,712
Posts

 
Drives: '14 Cayman S/IS350/RRS
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Tulsa, OK

iTrader: (1)

Depends on the situation.
__________________
E92 M3. SOLD
New: '14 Cayman S PDK
Incoming: GT-R Black Edition
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 12:34 PM   #5
dr.jay
Lieutenant
dr.jay's Avatar
5
Rep
466
Posts

 
Drives: 2011 135
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Greenwood Always Up to No Good

iTrader: (1)

Hopefully it does for David Hobbs
__________________
"Barzini is dead. So is Phillip Tattallgia. Moe Green. Slacci. Cuneo. Today I settled all family business so don't tell me that you're innocent. Admit what you did"
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 01:05 PM   #6
montreal red
chris
montreal red's Avatar
Canada
146
Rep
12,127
Posts

 
Drives: White Boat
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Toronto

iTrader: (31)

Send a message via MSN to montreal red
Quote:
Originally Posted by DevJ View Post
Depends on the situation.
+1
if i saw a bunch of thugs trying to break into my neighbor's car, i'd definitely call the cops right away...

if i saw a kid trying to cheat on his exam by copying from a neighbor, i'd leave it and let the invigilator catch him (that's his job anyway)....

if i saw someone shoplifting from a store, i'd prob let security know....

if i saw someone parking illegally infront of a fire hydrant for a couple of mins while he tries to load/unload items out of his vehicle, i'd prob leave him alone and not go crazy and lecture him like what people do to me when i am moving stuff out of my car...
__________________

Current: 2013 F10 M5 & 2013 GLK350
997.1 GT3RS (gone)
2009 WRX STI (gone)
e92 M3 (gone)
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 01:10 PM   #7
shahsk30
Banned
10
Rep
992
Posts

 
Drives: slow BMW
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: dfw, tx

iTrader: (0)

this poll is a waste.
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 01:11 PM   #8
immiketoo
Colonel
immiketoo's Avatar
71
Rep
2,873
Posts

 
Drives: Smoothly
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Chicago Burbs

iTrader: (0)

Is it really snitching if you are getting called out on something as amoral as that? Or, is it the responsibility of honest people to keep decietful people in check by standing up for what is right? So many in our society refuse to stand up for what is right and would rather just look the other way under the guise of "Its none of my business," or calling snitch. I applaud Mr. Hobbs for having the courage to act on what he believes is right. Igor seems to think he will be an influential person in the future, and driven personalities often achieve some level of success. I would rather be called a snitch and deal with the consequences of MY actions than be subject to the consequences of some future powerful person who is utterly devoid of moral fiber. Look at all of the Illinois politicians for examples of what I mean.
__________________

Quote:
Originally Posted by double eagle View Post
Thickness feels good to me and my hands aren't that big.
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 01:17 PM   #9
GT3 Tim
Moderator
GT3 Tim's Avatar
United_States
30
Rep
1,897
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 E90 M3
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Sacramento, CA

iTrader: (0)

Karma applies to everything...every thought, word, choice, or deed.
__________________
Tim (apparently likes "3" cars)
E90 M3 -- Current ride
2004 GT3 -- Sold
1997 M3/4 -- Sold
1995 M3 -- Sold
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 01:21 PM   #10
CollinsE90
Where my bitches
CollinsE90's Avatar
United_States
226
Rep
1,927
Posts

 
Drives: Cadillac coupe deville
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: street corner checking profits

iTrader: (0)

"snitches get stitches" fuck snitches
__________________
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 01:25 PM   #11
Nifty
Second Lieutenant
United_States
5
Rep
212
Posts

 
Drives: 2013 135i w/ DCT
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Atlanta, GA

iTrader: (1)

I was under the impression that snitches/snitching only applied to those people involved in the commission of some wrong act. Examlple: If two people steal a car together and one turns in the other, that would be snitching. If a third uninvolved person wtinesses the act and tells, they would not be considered a snitch.
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 01:33 PM   #12
Blake
Banned
No_Country
180
Rep
4,651
Posts

 
Drives: Chevy Aveo
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Parent's Basement

iTrader: (7)

ghetto proverbs
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 01:40 PM   #13
darkphantom
Banned
163
Rep
5,949
Posts

 
Drives: E93 335i
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: The place for Bimmers

iTrader: (4)

Send a message via AIM to darkphantom
snitch?


It's karma if you can catch it
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 01:59 PM   #14
Topless 335i
Captain
Topless 335i's Avatar
Armenia
15
Rep
984
Posts

 
Drives: AW E93 335i
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: SoCal

iTrader: (2)

Quote:
Originally Posted by montreal red View Post
+1
if i saw a bunch of thugs trying to break into my neighbor's car, i'd definitely call the cops right away...

if i saw a kid trying to cheat on his exam by copying from a neighbor, i'd leave it and let the invigilator catch him (that's his job anyway)....

if i saw someone shoplifting from a store, i'd prob let security know....

if i saw someone parking illegally infront of a fire hydrant for a couple of mins while he tries to load/unload items out of his vehicle, i'd prob leave him alone and not go crazy and lecture him like what people do to me when i am moving stuff out of my car...
+1
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 03:20 PM   #15
Scorpion
Major
No_Country
20
Rep
1,215
Posts

 
Drives: Nothing
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Nowhere

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by darkphantom View Post
snitch?


It's karma if you can catch it
LOL
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 03:36 PM   #16
FStop7
I like cars
FStop7's Avatar
Vatican City State
98
Rep
5,059
Posts

 
Drives: M6
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Newbury Park, CA

iTrader: (3)

Quote:
Originally Posted by dr.jay View Post
Hopefully it does for David Hobbs
what?
__________________
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 03:44 PM   #17
Topless 335i
Captain
Topless 335i's Avatar
Armenia
15
Rep
984
Posts

 
Drives: AW E93 335i
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: SoCal

iTrader: (2)

Quote:
Originally Posted by FStop7 View Post
what?
Where have you been lol?

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=316473

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=316636
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 03:44 PM   #18
aut0sh0cker
meh
aut0sh0cker's Avatar
United_States
34
Rep
1,758
Posts

 
Drives: E92 335i, 997.2 C4S
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: 91362

iTrader: (2)

That depends:

Is snitching a violation of someone's trust? If so, then I think there may indeed be some backlash...
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 03:51 PM   #19
FStop7
I like cars
FStop7's Avatar
Vatican City State
98
Rep
5,059
Posts

 
Drives: M6
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Newbury Park, CA

iTrader: (3)

Holy shit lololololol that's awesome

I love forum dramaz
__________________
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 03:57 PM   #20
MTV
Banned
Canada
56
Rep
1,906
Posts

 
Drives: E60 M5, Volvo S60R
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Montreal

iTrader: (1)

I hope so
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 04:48 PM   #21
Kroy
Brigadier General
Kroy's Avatar
United_States
39
Rep
3,035
Posts

 
Drives: E90
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Los Angeles, CA

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by GT3 Tim View Post
Karma applies to everything...every thought, word, choice, or deed.
+1
Appreciate 0
      10-29-2009, 04:50 PM   #22
FStop7
I like cars
FStop7's Avatar
Vatican City State
98
Rep
5,059
Posts

 
Drives: M6
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Newbury Park, CA

iTrader: (3)

What happened to Hobbs' thread?
__________________
Appreciate 0
Closed Thread

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:50 PM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST