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The case of the thumbcuffs that wouldn't budge

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Posted: Friday, April 30, 2010 12:00 am

Who knew cuffs existed for thumbs as well as hands?

A Lodi teenager learned Thursday that such things are real, and that they require handcuff keys in order to be unlocked.

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8 comments:

  • posted at 1:41 pm on Fri, Apr 30, 2010.

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    Slow news day?

     
  • posted at 9:50 am on Fri, Apr 30, 2010.

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    To funny he will be telling this story to his grandkids. LMAO

     
  • posted at 7:02 am on Fri, Apr 30, 2010.

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    awwww. give the kid a break. We all did something stupid and made our friends and family laugh at us. They also keep bringing it back up. Mine was almost 30 years ago and still they bring it up. Yes, it was also on the front page of the lodi news sentinnel.

     
  • posted at 6:30 am on Fri, Apr 30, 2010.

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    I'd use them but I am all thumbs!

     
  • posted at 5:32 am on Fri, Apr 30, 2010.

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    I first saw thumb cuffs on an episode of the Greatest American Hero during the mid-1980s. FBI agent Bill Maxwell used them once.

     
  • posted at 5:12 am on Fri, Apr 30, 2010.

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    2 thumbs up for this story!

     
  • posted at 4:24 am on Fri, Apr 30, 2010.

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    Leeeeeeo!

     
  • posted at 1:32 am on Fri, Apr 30, 2010.

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    In related news. Local youth learns there is an organ called a brain and using it wisely pays dividends.

     
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