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Little men witness protection service

Who cares about the little guys?
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Attempts to clear up grainy, black and white CCTV footage to identify offenders is not easy. So, I was thinking just ask the little men in camera to identify the criminal.

This then brings up the problem of a witness protection scheme. I'm thinking a heavily armoured matchbox that lives in the waistcoat pocket of a witness protection officer, and a fenced-off toadstool with armed guards in a secluded glade for a rural hideout.

not_morrison_rm, May 31 2012

table dancing rugby tabledancing_20rugby
[not_morrison_rm, Jun 03 2012]


       I know some of those mushrooms look very similar, but it's important not to confuse them. Now go sit in a comfy chair until the hallucinations subside. Try to stay hydrated, and think peaceful thoughts.
Alterother, Jun 01 2012

       How do you know that the little men that live in the camera aren't in league with the crooks ?
8th of 7, Jun 01 2012

       In the context of the delusional paradigm, I expect they've signed sworn affidavits to record only what they see, without alteration or omission, to the best of their ability, so help them Dog.
Alterother, Jun 01 2012

       //the little men that live in the camera aren't in league with the crooks   

       That's the point, to give the little men a way to tell the truth without getting the old "you know that little man who testified? He sleeps with the plankton now" line.
not_morrison_rm, Jun 01 2012

       Someone's been reading Pratchett?
UnaBubba, Jun 02 2012

       That was my first thought as well, but no mention of imps.
Alterother, Jun 02 2012

       But no, little men make a fairly regular appearance here, the first recorded would be po, Nov 10 2001 with tabledancing rugby. <sound effect of buck being passed>
not_morrison_rm, Jun 03 2012


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