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‘Mister, You Are a Two-Bit Hoodlum’

Posted on | January 11, 2014 | 4 Comments

Over the holidays, Bob Belvedere posted a series of videos of America’s Greatest Cop, Joe Friday. This one’s good:


What made Joe Friday angry was the disrespect inherent in the behavior of criminals. Here’s another one who gets a few words:


And, finally, Joe Friday and his partner Bill Gannon have a few words with the ultimate punk:



4 Responses to “‘Mister, You Are a Two-Bit Hoodlum’”

  1. Quartermaster
    January 11th, 2014 @ 3:25 pm

    A dollar to a donut sez zer0 wasn’t listening.

  2. Bob Belvedere
    January 11th, 2014 @ 3:48 pm

    Joe Friday: American

    Jack Webb: American

  3. Proof
    January 11th, 2014 @ 4:46 pm

    I remember at least one other time when Joe Friday’s retort to a criminal was “At least my mother didn’t bark!”

  4. I.m. Strandedinsonoma
    January 11th, 2014 @ 7:59 pm