LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT "Flight" Season 12 Episode 15 – I was considering starting a What I Learned About Dodging Convictions From Law & Order column, though in the end I decided most of this stuff pretty much follows logic lines.
For instance, as we learned in this episode, if you are a billionaire weapons manufacturer / dealer and make a habit out of raping multiple 12-year old girls, and you then get word that the cops are on your tail, it is probably not a good idea to go with the "She raped ME" defense.
Personally, were I the billionaire rapist, I would (at my earliest convenience) be on my private plane headed for Brunei. I mean, it’s not like you even have to be on American soil any more to have every modern convenience. There’s the internet now. Even Wal-Mart delivers these days, doesn’t it? Like what else would you need?
But no, the problem with billionaires is the fact that they believe themselves to be virtually untouchable, just as Detective Elliot Stabler (Chris Meloni, starting to resemble something between Jon Hamm and Payton Manning) said. Read More...