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Flex your rights ? film the police

...downside ? remember the videotaped police beating of Rodney King? That was an ordinary citizen with a camera, too...they don't always do the right thing (again, think Rodney King). But unlike the rest of us, they have the power to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-07-01/flex-your-
Rodney King, whose beating led to LA riots in 1992, dies at age 47

LOS ANGELES - Rodney King, the black motorist whose 1991 videotaped beating by Los Angeles police officers was the touchstone for one of the most destructive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-06-17/rodney-king-whose-beating-le
Crowdsourced: Webb for the win, RIP Rodney King, a historical moment for Baptists, R-rated moviegoers

...at age 47. JINO RODRIGUEZ (@SONNYSONNYLEE23): RIP Rodney King u helped bring to light the wickedness that plagued the...long.MARK AMARGO @MARKAMARGO): "Wondering if the Rodney King incident would have been as sensational if it occurred...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/2012-06-23/crowdsourced-webb-win-rip-rodney
Losing the war

...prewritten, prerecorded voice-overs, uses the "S" word. One gets the impression that he brings up one subject ? the Rodney King beating ? primarily so he can describe his profane memory of it.This is from a food and travel personality.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-04-23/losing-war
Claims paper doing `an injustice'

...slandered Augusta's mayor, the judges and the district attorney. The paper has portrayed Danny Craig as another Rodney King ("can't we all just get along"), the three monkeys ("hear no evil, see no evil, speak no evil") and now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/15/edi_208320.shtml
Editorials
Video watch

...Ving Rhames is the top cop who knows they're crooked, and everything takes place in the final touchy days before the Rodney King verdict. KANGAROO JACK (PG, 89 MINUTES) Jerry O'Connell and Anthony Anderson star as two best friends asked to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/27/ent_379615.shtml
Things to Do
Mini reviews

...Ving Rhames is the top cop who knows they're crooked, and everything takes place in the final touchy days before the Rodney King verdict. Based on a story by James Ellroy (L.A. Confidential) and directed by Ron Shelton (White Men Can't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/21/app_376330.shtml
Applause
Wrecks leave men badly injured

...eastbound lane of Interstate 20, a Conyers, Ga., man was critically injured. Trooper Stan White identified the man as Rodney King, 38. Mr. King was flown to MCG, where he was in critical condition Wednesday, the trooper said. Mr. King was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/06/met_142602.shtml
Metro
This day in the millennium -- March 3

...crashed while approaching the Colorado Springs airport. 1991 -- in a case that sparked a national outcry, motorist Rodney King was severely beaten by Los Angeles police officers in a scene captured on amateur video. 1989 -- Senate Republican...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/03/met_254989.shtml
Metro
Documentary captures South LA dance craze

...phenomenon started by Thomas Johnson, a former drug dealer who turned to religion and clown dancing after the 1992 Rodney King riots. Nicknamed Tommy the Clown, Johnson would wear clown makeup and a rainbow afro wig to entertain at children's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/23/mov_456789.shtml
Movies