Man Charged with Felony for Pointing a Banana at Police

Pointing a banana at police seems like a really stupid idea, if there was any chance that the banana could be mistaken for a gun. In fact, doing anything that could be perceived as a threat by a police officer is arguably a way to commit suicide. But it is not clear from the story that the man really expected his banana to be mistaken for a gun. [See also, “Police Point Guns at People at Massive I-270 Road Block.”] From CBS News in Colorado: “Man arrested after pointing banana Read more […]