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George Zimmerman A Hero After Pulling A Trapped Family From Their Overturned Car?!?

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Remember that scene in the movie Crash where Thandie Newton's character flips her car over and needs Matt Dillon, the racist cop,
to rescue her before everything goes up in flames? But then she realizes who he is and starts FAH-reaking out?

Hmm. Funny how life imitates art and sometimes.

George Zimmerman, the accused killer of Trayvon Martin, is making headlines AGAIN. But this time, he's done something rather heroic!

According to Florida police, Zimmerman was one of two men who helped rescue a family of four trapped in their overturned SUV after crashing on the highway!

The accident occurred less than one mile from where Zimmerman fatally shot Trayvon in Sanford, Florida!

How eery is THAT?

When police arrived, the father, mother and two children involved in the crash had all been pulled to safety, thanks in part to George Zimmerman.

Hey, we have to give credit where credit it due. If George Zimmerman really DID save the lives of these people, he should be commended for his bravery.

But this doesn't even come CLOSE to clearing his name.

The whereabouts of Zimmerman had been unknown following the not guilty verdict of his murder trial. The 29-year-old was thought to be in hiding. The entire Zimmerman family have reportedly been receiving death threats now from those angry about the jury's decision.

But apparently, Mr. Zimmerman was in the right place at the right time last week! We're happy to see someone who at one time did something so horrible actually do something GOOD!

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110 comments to “George Zimmerman A Hero After Pulling A Trapped Family From Their Overturned Car?!?”

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  1. katie says – reply to this


    Stop pandering to the racists, it's disgusting! He hasn't committed a crime and he's proven to be a hero.

  2. Mrs. Momoa says – reply to this


    I call BS on this I don't believe it for a second. I think this a PR stunt to try to make him look better publicly. He is still a murderer of a teenage kid.

  3. angela says – reply to this


    hes not an "accused killer" he was acquitted…weather you agree with the decision or not is irrelevant…if your going to pretend to be a journalist and share the news…at least be accurate.

  4. angela says – reply to this


    he not an "accused killer" he was acquitted and whether you agree with the charges or not is irrelevant. If you're going to pretend to be a journalist, at lleast be accurate

  5. happygurl says – reply to this


    He doesn't have to clear his name, he did nothing wrong, that's what the jury decided.

  6. Apollo Dogg says – reply to this


    George Zimmerman’s Black Ancestry is Revealed

    George Zimmerman: the black, Hispanic, Peruvian, kind-hearted non-white, not-racist poster boy

    George Zimmerman Has ‘Black Roots’

  7. William Bigelow says – reply to this


    Re: Mrs. MomoaRe: Mrs. Momoa – So you think the police would risk their jobs and pensions to help George Zimmerman? Bwahahahahaha!

  8. Default Setteen says – reply to this


    This man had a trial. He was found innocent of premeditation. Not guilty. What is racist is the aftermath. They call him a white Mexican. I guess then denzel Washington is a white Blackman and enemen is a black white man. Give me a break. This is all media propaganda. Divide and conquer, is the game they are playing. Whites, blacks, browns, reds, yellow, WHATEVER, we need to call them on their rant!

  9. 9

    doesn't come close to clearing his name???? huh…he is not guilty…his name is cleared.
    end of story…
    and by the way, when will the media begin to tell the truth about gz???
    he spent a good part of his life mentoring young, including black…

  10. 10

    He isn't an accused killer. he did kill him. he is an acquitted murderer.

  11. Jasmine says – reply to this


    I didn't think you would be this blind to believe or commend this BS.

  12. KATHY says – reply to this



  13. Lily says – reply to this


    Fake garbage he and his people set up. He is a f-king murder.

  14. Devynn says – reply to this


    what'll be really funny is when the family sues him and the other guy for exaburating the injuries they got from the accident. lol any first responder worth their salt will tell you to stay on the scene til the first responders get there and keep the victims as calm as possible. unless you're a first responder, combat vet w medical training (so a combat vet :p), ER dr/nurse, you have NO CLUE what you're doing and could make things worst. i hope to God that this is just a planted story to make him look good. if not, he's just made things worst for himself! lol

  15. The Matrix says – reply to this


    If Treyvon had not entered into an altercation, and grounded and pounded Zimmerman, he would be alive today.

  16. Default Setteen says – reply to this


    Re: Jasmine – So the news is lying to you?

  17. 17

    Zimmerman racist? Mmnn….seems you dont know much about the case Perez

  18. ADMlN says – reply to this


    Because he's the hero America deserves, but not the one it needs right now. So, we'll hunt him, because he can take it. Because he's not our hero. He's a silent guardian. A watchful protector. A Dark Knight : GEORGE ZIMMERMAN

  19. LaLa Lola says – reply to this


    I like the acquitted murderer comment that is exactly what he is. he either felt guilty so he wanted to save someone (as if it makes up for the life he took) or he helped to make himself look better.

  20. Lol says – reply to this


    Can't wait to read this cross eyed fat pig's name in the obituary.

  21. ratso says – reply to this


    You have to quit smoking that stuff. Why would Z keep screaming after M was shot and no longer trying to kill him?

  22. 22

    If your dumb ass would have watched the trial, you would know why the jury found him not guilty. quit pandering to racist who can't handle the truth. It was zimmerman screaming for help, trayvon threw the first punch and trayvon gave up his "little child" rights when he started bashing zimms head against the sidewalk.

  23. lauren says – reply to this


    I hope he has a great life ahead of him! That kid was nothing but a thug and low-life. Not anything good to the community.

  24. Trish says – reply to this


    I would have said "no thanks, I will wait for the police" "Get the "F" away from me" Murderer.

  25. Thom says – reply to this



    He planted a land mine in the middle of the road and waited for this family to drive over it so he could be a hero…………….

    -This comment brought to you by the conspiracy theorems 2013 -

  26. Thom says – reply to this


    Re: William Bigelow

    Yes,they would.

  27. Thom says – reply to this


    Re: angela – He's still accused of murder………. just because he's not being accused by lawyers there's hundreds of morons out there still accusing him.

  28. 28

    Go George your a hero, this is great news.

  29. are you crazy says – reply to this


    his name was already cleared by a jury

  30. thrushjz says – reply to this


    Here's the ACTUAL 911 call…

  31. ByteRider says – reply to this


    Zimmerman: A genuine American Hero.


  32. ByteRider says – reply to this


    Re: Trish – : And I would have let you stay in there and burn to death… laughing…

  33. 33

    "Someone who at one time did something so horrible??"
    You were not at the scene of what happened that night, so there is no possible way for you to know what happened. No one alive knows except for Zimmerman himself. All we do know is that there was not enough evidence for him to be proven guilty. So if you do have any desire to sound like somewhat of a credible journalist, you should probably stop assuming/making up things and constantly talking about how guilty George Zimmerman is, when you in fact have no idea, WHAT SO EVER. You sound ignorant. You said this "doesnt come close to clearing his name," however his name has already been cleared. Maybe you were not aware the trial ended.

  34. Default Setteen says – reply to this


    “We need a program of psycho-surgery for political control of our society. The purpose is physical control of the mind. Everyone who deviates from the given norm can be surgically mutilated. The individual may think that the most important reality is his own existence, but this is only his personal point of view. . . Man does not have the right to develop his own mind. . . . We must electronically control the brain. Someday armies and generals will be controlled by electronic stimulation of the brain.”
    Dr. Jose M.R. Delgado, Director of Neuropsychiatry, Yale University Medical School, Congressional Record, No. 26, Vol. 118, February 24, 1974.

  35. Default Setteen says – reply to this


    22. “Today, America would be outraged if U.N. troops entered Los Angeles to restore order. Tomorrow they will be grateful! This is especially true if they were told that there were an outside threat from beyond, whether real or promulgated, that threatened our very existence. It is then that all peoples of the world will plead to deliver them from this evil. The one thing every man fears is the unknown. When presented with this scenario, individual rights will be willingly relinquished for the guarantee of their well-being granted to them by the World Government.”
    Dr. Henry Kissinger, Bilderberger Conference, Evians, France, 1991

  36. Dredrick Dugless says – reply to this


    I hurd it wuz a fambly of uncle tom stuntsmen dat set diz all up to makes dat White-Hispanic looked like a hero,..dem White peeple is trikky,…an zhit

  37. Default Setteen says – reply to this


    'This' is what we are being distracted from

  38. Whispers says – reply to this


    WOW!!! The American Justice System has spoken. NOT GUILTY OF MURDER.. have our teachers failed SOOOOOO badly that so many of you folks can't read. I watched EVERY minute of the trial. The very first day my mind was changed by the poor performance of the State's lawyer and the excellent, informative job the defense did. NO evidence meant there HAD to be a NOT GUILTY ruling. Move on folks. It is OVER!!!!

  39. danielle says – reply to this


    stfu perez… who r u to say if his name is cleared or isn't? go write about kim or amanda or zac efron…

  40. 40


  41. 41

    Hey Perez, HIS NAME IS CLEAR ALREADY! It's the DREGS of society that have a problem with him. HE WAS ACQUITTED.
    Only a complete idiot would say he has to make up for anything.

  42. 42

    ALL OF YOU ARE F◇◆KING C♧♣TS !!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  43. Zwica says – reply to this


    Perez, stop being so ignorant. Jump off of the bandwagon. It's not a good look for you.

  44. I'm saying it.. says – reply to this


    Katie is fucking retarded.

  45. teeter totter says – reply to this


    Good for him, lots of folks would have driven right on by without stopping.

  46. olivia says – reply to this


    His name may have been 'cleared' but he is still a murderer. He killed another human being, which makes him a murderer, no matter what the jury decided.

  47. crtz says – reply to this


    This sounds so contrived. The media (and gvt) think people are dumb enough to believe are this? So staged, how predictable is this in real life? Lol

  48. Dredrick Dugless says – reply to this


    I just heard dat he ackshlly be a old azz skinny White man wareing a yung fat hispanic suit,…made by dem hollywood speshul affex peeple to fool us. Damn rassis!!

  49. Freddie says – reply to this


    Re: lauren – Would you scream if you had the gun in your hand? The screams stopped after the gunshot.

  50. Lol says – reply to this


    This case is ridiculous comparing it to Casey Anthony is stupid Casey Anthony killed an innocent child . George was self defense because obviously he was getting his ass kick. Not so innocent if you ask me. It funny not that many African American complain when OJ got free . who do you think have a racist issue?

  51. Verdict in says – reply to this


    I think it time to move on .verdict in

  52. philo says – reply to this


    From the trial evidence, it appears that the only racist in that tragedy was Trayvon Martin, who referred to Zimmemran using the "Cr*****" word and whose attack on Zimmerman had evidence of being a hate crime.

  53. silver says – reply to this


    his name is cleared..he was found not guilty. give it a rest. stop going along with what everyone else is saying about someone and form your own damn opinions. you're such followers..all of you assholes in the hollywood scene

  54. Rhadee says – reply to this


    Where's the family that he so called save? Why aren't they on the new talking about it? Where's the Car? Why so late to report this bogus lie? He Murdered an innocent child on who was trying to get home and you want to play with stupid publicity stunts to clear his name? George..Bring Trayvon back to life…all will be forgiven..until then…put on that bullet proof vest …you'll be needing it!

  55. the truth says – reply to this


    The potential killer got killed by someone who saved a lot of people in life and now four more.

  56. Nancy says – reply to this


    Wow, you must be a white. Like your ancestors the Klu Klux Klan who all live in Florida the deep south. The Dixie banner must be waving high since another black negroid was killed. Yippy. We have another negroid gone. how many more blacks must we kill before we whites get our country USA back from black Obama lovers.

  57. StopJudging says – reply to this


    comparing Zimmerman to the Cop in Crash is rediculous.. just because he followed someone who looked suspicious doesn't make him a racist. In fact he called the police before he even knew what race Trayvon Martin was.

  58. notbuyinit says – reply to this


    Any word on the other guy who helped the family that apparently nobody cares about. I would love to know how he just happened to come across this accident. According to his lawyers and family,he's so afraid that he can't come out. And the Orlando Sentinel said that George Zimmerman wasn't even mentioned in the original written report. The Police there are about some messiness. And people wonder why so many of us aren't buyin' it. Does any of this make sense? Hell no.

  59. Ceee says – reply to this


    People are not one-dimensional and situations not as black and white (no pun intended) as many like to make them out to be. I do believe the jury got this one right though, based on the facts I have learned.

  60. Truth says – reply to this


    Funny how he can pull adults from an overturned car… but couldn't get a teenager off of him.

  61. karen says – reply to this


    Re: The Matrix – If George Zimmerman had not followed Trayvon Martin, the young Mr. Martin would be alive today. Don't get it twisted.

  62. Erin says – reply to this


    Funny how that works huh?. When a doping violent thug does not break his nose and attempt to murder him, Zimm turns out to be quite a decent man.

  63. NaomiC says – reply to this


    Re: Default Setteen – Of course they would aren't they from Sanford, Fl and didn't they screw up any kind of evidence by taking Zimmermann's account as the Truth and Nothing but the Truth So Help me Satan ! LMAO

  64. I says – reply to this


    Re: Mrs. Momoa
    A teenager who was picking up ingredients for Lean (purple drank).

  65. 65

    If you believe this shit, I've got a great new rubber duckie for you to float in your tub. Fool!

  66. 66

    The best thing that could happen to Heavy Z is the same fate that murderer Dan White, who assassinated Mayor Moscone and Supervisor Milk. Killer Zimmerman join Dan White and burn in hell!

  67. 67

    Ms. Hilton are you touting and protecting your Latin soulmate now. You are truly despicable Ms. Perez. Maybe Heavy Z will tea bag that ugly face of yours.

  68. Rita says – reply to this


    George Zimmerman deserves two medals from the people of Florida. One for making the state safer by removing a gold toothed, tattooed, drop-out, violent, doping thug, and the other for pulling the motorists fom the overturned car. God Bless George Zimmerman.

  69. REDSSSS says – reply to this



  70. 70


  71. 71

    "We're happy to see someone who at one time did something so horrible actually do something GOOD!" If Trayvon Martin hadn't acted like a darkie thug by responding to an inquiry with his fists, he'd still be alive. Zimmerman, as a resident of the private community, had a right to see what the little asshole was doing because HE DIDN'T BELONG THERE, you stupid piece of shit. Zimmerman has been acquitted, so stick your ignorant comments up your diseased ass, ape face.
    Re: Mrs. Momoa – It's a true story, you stupid whore.
    Re: KATHY – Zimmerman would have no reason to keep screaming after he shot the darkie, you dumb slut. Do us all a favor and self terminate because you're too fucking stupid to live.

  72. GI Joe says – reply to this


    I am a United.. States vet and thought my 8yrs of service would have some how helped this country become a
    better;stonger;United country.I was wrong and l appoll

  73. Liesbeth says – reply to this


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  74. Liesbeth says – reply to this


    ah they take out links, how convenient

  75. Lan says – reply to this


    Re: Mrs. Momoa – Yes, the PR people that George Zimmerman hired to make him look good to public, just served him up for his family and friends to write another book about. Now is he the super highway crimestopper.

  76. eb says – reply to this


    "But this doesn't even come CLOSE to clearing his name." Actually the jury finding him NOT GUILTY cleared his name.

  77. Harry says – reply to this


    Defenition of word Murderer " The unlawful killing of another person" I think the jury found him not guilty of murder. So you dumb ass that like the term acquitted murderer. Hello anybody home up there in that brain of yours.

  78. george says – reply to this


    Re: Apollo Dogg – You can be racist to your kind believe it or not…

  79. rwy14 says – reply to this


    supposedly, that family was white, wasn't it?

  80. Felicita says – reply to this


    Re: angela – I second the call on BS. Obvious pr stunt.

  81. Ads says – reply to this


    His name HAS been cleared already!!!

  82. Adrian says – reply to this


    Re: Default Setteen – According to Zimmerman, Trayvon started running and he chased him so actually isn't Zimmerman the one who started the altercation? Hmmmmm

  83. lacey says – reply to this


    Zimmerman is a RACIST THUG with a God complex. PERIOD! The following are all quotes from his personal myspace:

    "I dont miss driving around scared to hit mexicans walkin on the side of the street, soft ass wanna be thugs messin with peoples cars when they aint around (what are you provin, that you can dent a car when no ones watchin) dont make you a man in my book. Workin 96 hours to get a decent pay check, gettin knifes pulled on you by every mexican you run into!”

    "Im still free! The ex hoe tried her hardest, but the judge saw through it! Big Mike, reppin the Dverse security makin me look a million bucks, broke her down! Thanks to everyone for checkin up on me! Stay tuned for the A.T.F. charges……"

    "2 felonies dropped to 1 misdemeanor!!!!!!!!!!! The man knows he was wrong but still got this hump, Thanks to everyone friends and fam, G baby you know your my rock! "

    He shows a pattern of profiling minorities and has been busted for violent behavior before. And Trayvon's the thug? Please!

  84. Jenny says – reply to this


    I think a hoax is too far-fetched, but I think it's entirely possible that Zimmerman owns a police scanner. Lots of people do–old people love them. It just really matches what we know of his psychological makeup–wanting to be a cop and a hero. So I figure he was listening, looking for an opportunity nearby to do a good deed–somewhere he could get to before the police/paramedics came. And sure, if he actually saved their lives and didn't further endanger them, then good.

    I still think he's a murderer though. "Not guilty" is not the same thing as "innocent" (not even in legal terms). Some countries allow "not proven" as a verdict, but since we don't, "not guilty" substitutes for that. Even when a jury does believe in the innocence of a person, they believe that because the prosecution didn't adequately prove that they weren't. The prosecution did a shoddy job in this case and should have gone for manslaughter in the first place. Angela Corey is politically ambitious…

  85. 85

    Hell Yea He's A Hero! From Zero To Hero! Now He's A Two Time Hero! A Double Hero! Can't Wait To See What He Kills/Saves/Does Next?

  86. afton says – reply to this


    George Zimmerman emerged from hiding to help rescue a man and his family in an overturned truck after a crash Thursday, turning Zimmerman from pariah to hero.
    Sanford Police Capt. Jim McAuliffe told ABC News that Zimmerman “pulled an individual from a truck that had rolled over” at a Florida intersection less than a mile from where he shot Trayvon Martin.

  87. 87

    george zimmerman does not need to clear his name, a jury has already done that…

  88. Mallory says – reply to this


    Oh please this is nothing but a PR stunt. Not buying this piece of garbage. I've got SERIOUS issues with this man, not only did he RACIALLY PROFILE some kid (and yes, it was so–walking at 7PM at NIGHT is NOT suspicious!!!), he has a well documented HISTORY OF VIOLENCE and RUN INS WITH THE LAW, and he's been accused of SEXUALLY MOLESTING a family member. So MAJOR problems, when you're a good person, you don't have THIS MUCH negativity surrounding you for nothing! Give me a break this guy and all those surrounding his pathetic, lying tail are disgusting, vile liars!

  89. 89

    george zimmerman doesn't need to clear his name, a jury has already done that…

  90. 90

    Re: LaLa Lola
    or, he's basically a civic minded guy, who made some bad decisions and caused a death in the martin case…

  91. 91

    Re: olivia

    duh, no it doesn't… a killer isn't always a murderer, or we'd have to execute half the armed forces… the jury has spoken; gz is not a murderer…

  92. 92

    Re: Truth
    i don't think the "adults" were beating the shit out of him at the time…

  93. Tevii says – reply to this


    Re: Mrs. Momoa – hahahaha - a publicity stunt????? Hahah he's not a star or public figure. Putting a stunt together costs money. After getting a lawyer for having to defend himself, he is broke.

  94. Tevii says – reply to this


    You people that condemn him based solely on your emotions or your skin color, Re right up there with those that caused the Witch Trials or the Red Scare… You should be ashamed of yourselves and your irrational responses.

  95. LAG1127 says – reply to this


    He really is a HEROOOOO!!!!!!!!! He is a good man that protects this country from bad people (trayvon) He that was attacked by a bad kid with drug and violence problems….not his fault…maybe this is trayvons parents problem and they should be blamed????

  96. Ms. Finnell says – reply to this


    I don't care if Zimmerman save my mother from a burning building!! He is still a MURDERER!! He is lucky that he didn't shoot my son, because Zimmerman would NOT have made it to court!! I can't wait until they get rid of that DUMB as* law (Stand Your Ground). We are all going to stand together (Black/White/Brown and Yellow) for Trayvon Martin and his family. If you are having a hard time seeing that Zimmerman is a cold blooded child murderer, THEN close your eyes for a moment and pretend that Trayvon is WHITE. Can you see it now??

  97. LAG1127 says – reply to this


    Re: Ms. Finnell – Um first of all get all your facts straight before you open your mouth. This is not about race this is about right and wrong! Trayvon was wrong he was up to no good and attacked Zimmerman. Zimmerman was very injured and did not know what else to do to protect himself so that is what lead to the conclusion. That child has a very violent past and was on all kinds of drugs. Overal he was a bad kid this is no ones faults but his parents letting him fall down such a dark path. It is just sad to see two lives ruined not only Trayvons but Zimmermans as well. People turned this into a race crime when it was not just a man trying to save his own life from a violent child.

  98. 98

    Sorry, helping evil whites doesn't count :(

  99. seymorebutts says – reply to this


    Do you know who should have been shot. It should have been Al Sharpton. That man stirs up more trouble than anyone I know. Second. If Travon Martin hung around with Rachel Jeantel, then Travon knew nothing more than to fight. I'm wondering if Rachel Jeantel can read the book "Humpty Dumpty".

  100. JBob says – reply to this


    Know what clears his name?

    A not guilty verdict.

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