Mission Statement - De-Spinning the Pro-Taser Propaganda

Yeah right, 'Excited Delirium' my ass...


The primary purpose of this blog is to provide an outlet for my observations and analysis about tasers, taser "associated" deaths, and the behaviour exhibited by the management, employees and minions of Taser International. In general, everything is linked back to external sources, often via previous posts on the same topic, so that readers can fact-check to their heart's content. This blog was started in late-2007 when Canadians were enraged by the taser death of Robert Dziekanski and four others in a short three month period. The cocky attitude exhibited by the Taser International spokespuppet, and his preposterous proposal that Mr. Dziekanski coincidentally died of "excited delirium" at the time of his taser-death, led me to choose the blog name I did and provides my motivation. I have zero financial ties to this issue.

Friday, May 23, 2008

Taser cures cancer - stock plummets

The above post headline is only half-true.

Yesterday (22 May 2008), Taser proudly announced that they had received four major orders.

Just now, their stock [TASR] hit a 52-week low of $7.20, I mean $7.19, sorry make that $7.18. Oh damn, $7.17. As I'm trying to type: now $7.16.

Keep in mind their Annual Meeting is next week. Tee hee hee.

PS: I notice that the Institutional Ownership has dropped from about 60% to 54%. Smart money fleeing; more individual sheepvestors wandering in.

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