Quote Originally Posted by Novaheart View Post
Well, that's a horse of a different color.... and also explains the masks.
The masks weren't worn because they were thieves, they were worn because these clowns think that they are playing Zorro, and that fighting the man entails risks. Of course, whenever those risks are realized, and they end up jailed or teargassed, they're the first ones to scream bloody murder, because they are gutless cowards who ultimately know that nothing will happen to them.