Christopher Dorner, suspected L.A. cop killer, names Charlie Sheen, Ellen DeGeneres, more celebrities in manifesto

Police say Christopher Dorner, a former Los Angeles Police say Christopher Dorner, a former Los Angeles police officer, is linked to a series of shootings aimed at law enforcement officers, including the killing of the daughter of a former police captain. Photo Credit: AP/LAPD

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Christopher Dorner, an ex-Los Angeles cop suspected of fatally shooting three people, including a police officer, and wounding two others, wrote an online manifesto that the Los Angeles Police Department is examining, the Los Angeles Times reports.

The document, published in full on the Times' website, name-drops a number of celebrities, including Ellen DeGeneres, Jerry Seinfeld, Eddie Murphy and Charlie Sheen, whom he calls "effin' awesome."

Ridden with typographical errors, Dorner's letter (addressed to "America") names Jay-Z, Eric Clapton, Bob Marley, Norah Jones and others "musical prodigies."

Apparently a big movie buff, Dorner, 33, references several recent and upcoming films and TV shows, including "Django Unchained," "The Walking Dead," and Brad Pitt's upcoming flick, "World War Z."

"It's kind of sad I won't be around to view and enjoy 'The Hangover Part III,'" Dorner writes. "What an awesome trilogy. [Director] Todd Phillips, don't make any more hangovers after the third.

"Damn, gonna miss Shark Week," he goes on.

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Dorner also offered his opinion on the First Lady's highly-debated new hair style.

"Off the record, I love your new bangs Mrs. Obama."

He tells news anchors including Brian Williams, Soledad O'Brien, Wolf Blitzer, Meredith Vieira and Anderson Cooper, to "keep up the great work and follow [Walter] Cronkite's lead."

However, Dorner seemed to have mixed feelings about Cooper, to whom he sent a package containing a note, a DVD and a bullet-hole riddled memento, addressed to Cooper's CNN office.

The package arrived Feb. 1, days before the first two killings Dorner is accused of.

It contained a note on it that read, in part, "I never lied."

Dorner was fired from the LAPD in 2008 for making false statements.

A coin typically given out as a souvenir by the police chief was also in the package, and riddled with bullet holes.

LAPD is combing Big Bear Lake, Calif. in an ongoing manhunt for Dorner.
 
-- With The Associated Press

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