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Ron Artest is... The Peacemaker

Posted on: June 1, 2011 10:44 am
Edited on: June 1, 2011 12:19 pm
 
Ron Artest breaks up fight outside nightclub.

Posted by Matt Moore


Sometimes there's a policeman who can step in and take charge of the situation that's gotten out of control. Sometimes there's a sweet, kind, and gentle man who can try and soothe frayed nerves. Sometimes, there's a dude... and sometimes, there's Ron Artest. 

TMZ.com reports (and has video) of a confrontation between a man and a woman outside of an L.A. nightclub last weekend. Apparently both parties had too much to drink and wree going at it pretty viciously, physically, before Artest stepped in and separated the two.

Perhaps most impressive is Artest's form. He does a great job of boxing out, using his elbow and frame to separate the woman's desperate lunges from the man's face. New Lakers coach Mike Brown would be proud of how Artest maintained defensive position in this situation.

In all seriousness, it's just another case of Ron-Ron being Ron-Ron. Which means he could have separated them. He could have broke out a camera and filmed them. He could have just tweeted about seeing an elephant in a thong. But after talking to TMZ about the incident, he followed up with some friendly advice for the good people trying to handle their booze: 

Stop drinking so much when ur too tiny to handle ur liquor Only females should have excuse Not guys unless ur really a female

In Ron's name we pray, Amen.
Category: NBA
Comments

Since: May 12, 2011
Posted on: June 2, 2011 7:00 pm
 

Ron Artest is... The Peacemaker

the couple should thank Ron's therapist. 



Since: Dec 20, 2006
Posted on: June 2, 2011 2:37 pm
 

Ron Artest is... The Peacemaker

In todays world of witness and do nothing but film it with your phone. Praise should be given to anyone stepping in for peace. Ron Ron way to go, no one ever knows what Ron Artest is going to do. Keep them on their toes Ron Ron. Quit hanging out with general public its too dangerous, stay healthy, stay in LA




Since: May 9, 2010
Posted on: June 1, 2011 2:26 pm
 

Ron Artest is... The Peacemaker

Yet more sensationalism. The video is nothing.



Since: Jun 6, 2008
Posted on: June 1, 2011 1:02 pm
 

Ron Artest is... The Peacemaker

Ron does have experience in brawls.  Atleast he got the right people this time. Haha.



Since: Mar 15, 2011
Posted on: June 1, 2011 12:48 pm
 

Ron Artest is... The Peacemaker

It got you to click on it, read it, and comment so I guess it worked.



Since: Nov 14, 2008
Posted on: June 1, 2011 12:42 pm
 

Ron Artest is... The Peacemaker

I think the fact that Artest got himself involved and the result was not a giant brawl, but reason prevailing, is so shocking it's newsworthy. Artest might want to let the cops handle this next time. These are the kind of situations where we could just as easily be reading about him being shot by the guy's dirtbag friend in the background Ron-Ron didn't notice.



Since: Mar 21, 2008
Posted on: June 1, 2011 11:46 am
 

Ron Artest is... The Peacemaker

is this really all there is to talk and write about?? I mean I could understand if there was like a brawl and he settled it but a dispute  between 2 drunk people is nothing happens like probably 5000 times a day


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