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He's back! [Jun. 2nd, 2006|12:20 am]
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A couple things. ;)

Remember our friend Ross Watt from Edinburgh who had a go with a shoe? http://randomposting.livejournal.com/164168.html

Well, due to some handy dandy detective work by one of your new fellow randomposting friends... We have some more information on him!


Traffic cones
Watt picked up the cone and simulated sex with it
A man who simulated sex with a traffic cone in an Edinburgh street has escaped with a warning after appearing in court.

Ross Watt, 34, is a registered sex offender with previous convictions that include simulating sex with a training shoe in a public place.

He was arrested and charged last year after he encouraged a group of teenagers to watch his interaction with the cone at the foot of the city's Calton Hill.

At the time of the offence, he was already on probation for hitting himself in the groin area with a trainer as he stood in the front window of his Edinburgh flat.

Watt, who is undergoing psychiatric counselling at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital, was admonished after appearing at Edinburgh Sheriff Court.

Many people appeared to be encouraging his behaviour at the time and many were probably disappointed there was not a repeat performance during the festival this year
Andy Gilbertson
Defence lawyer
However he was given a strong warning not to repeat the "disgusting behaviour" again.

The court heard how Mr Watt had approached groups of teenagers in the city, asking if they would sell him their trainers.

When they refused he offered to give them a public show with the cone and they soon circled their cars around the fetishist, shouting "give it some" to urge him on.

His lawyer Andy Gilbertson had argued that his act had been like a piece of Edinburgh Fringe street theatre, but the sheriff said it amounted to a breach of the peace.

He told Sheriff Mhairi Stephen: "Many people appeared to be encouraging his behaviour at the time and many were probably disappointed there was not a repeat performance during the festival this year. Hopefully he has finally learned his lesson."

'Disgusted and embarrassed'

Sheriff Stephen was also told that Watt already had a huge network of support at the public's expense all working to tackle his offending.

"Undoubtedly other people seemed to have derived a lot of humour and amusement from what transpired," she said.

"Likewise others were not of a similar mind and were pretty upset by what happened.

"I will not make an order that would increase the public resources deployed on you and will admonish you. This does not diminish the seriousness of your behaviour or the consequences if you continue to behave in this manner."

During Watt's trial last year, witness Lisa Cameron, 21, told Edinburgh Sheriff Court: "I drove across the road to see what he was doing and watched him pick up the cone - I was disgusted and embarrassed."

The performance lasted about 20 minutes before police officers arrived to see Watt, who appeared sober, replacing the cone at the side of Regent Road near the Scottish Executive departments in St Andrew's House.



Here's the link to it: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/scotland/3144107.stm

Ahh, and even though YouTube is down at this very moment it will be back up soon, so I've decided to post one youtube clip a day too, to cut down on doing those massive overwhelming youtube postings. All in favor, yay? Nay?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pm6Ca0SnEsw - Price is Right cheater. ;)
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[User Picture]From: springiswrath
2006-06-02 05:16 am (UTC)
*snort* oh man, that's wonderful.
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2006-06-02 05:18 am (UTC)
Isn't it? I'm glad when we can continue on a story. ;)
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[User Picture]From: mornblade
2006-06-02 05:26 am (UTC)
"Your Daily YouTube" sounds like a great idea.
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2006-06-02 05:30 am (UTC)
Glad you like. :) I thought it made more sense to do it that way.
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From: lostways
2006-06-02 06:45 am (UTC)
Once again.. O_o

also hehe the youtube down site is funny as heck
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2006-06-02 06:46 am (UTC)
Isn't it? ;)
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From: lostways
2006-06-02 06:45 am (UTC)

Youtube updates = haha

UPDATE: No, we haven't been hacked. Get a sense of humor.

UPDATE 2: Apparently we can't spel.

UPDATE 3: Please stop calling the office, we're trying to work in here
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2006-06-02 06:47 am (UTC)

Re: Youtube updates = haha

LOL! And before that.. it was " We own all your videos" or some thing from some really bad japanese game.. nevermind.
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[User Picture]From: robob05
2006-06-02 07:23 am (UTC)
yay for random youtube vids, there great! :)
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2006-06-02 05:10 pm (UTC)
=)
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[User Picture]From: taverens
2006-06-02 08:08 am (UTC)
that u-tube vid was great =)
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2006-06-02 05:11 pm (UTC)
Thank you again for finding this article. You rock. :)
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[User Picture]From: xenaamazon
2006-06-02 12:48 pm (UTC)

Ummmm....

Still weird...lol.
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2006-06-02 05:14 pm (UTC)

Re: Ummmm....

Weirder, I would say.
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[User Picture]From: my_wonderwall__
2006-06-02 02:40 pm (UTC)
i found this thing on youtube... called ask a ninja... it is rather amusing. especially the ones about ninjas & paul (he makes bad decisions) =)
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2006-06-02 05:16 pm (UTC)
Oooh! Where's the link? :)
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[User Picture]From: lil_miss_s
2006-06-02 03:57 pm (UTC)
Phew, I thought you youtube link was of the wanker!
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2006-06-02 05:17 pm (UTC)
LOL! Oh no. I wouldn't do that to you.
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From: oh___yes
2006-06-02 04:11 pm (UTC)
"HEY KIDS, WATCH ME PUT MY PENIS IN THIS TRAFFIC CONE!! YEA!!"


aaaaand i like the daily youtube idea
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2006-06-02 05:17 pm (UTC)
lol! Seriously. I bet a lot of kids saw that too, since it was in traffic. Oy. To have to explain that to a child...

Yay! :)
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[User Picture]From: zibacco
2006-06-02 04:23 pm (UTC)
I would totally love to be mentioned in several BBC articles, but not for screwing a traffic cone. That guy has issues.
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2006-06-02 05:18 pm (UTC)
LOL. Agreed. :)
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[User Picture]From: duckfast
2006-06-02 08:15 pm (UTC)
hahaha, thats funny
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2006-06-03 01:04 am (UTC)
I thought so. :)
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[User Picture]From: reenie72
2006-06-03 09:28 pm (UTC)
O_O At first it was kinda funny, but this guy has definitely taken shoe fetish WAY too far.
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2006-06-04 12:19 am (UTC)
I absolutely agree!
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