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Old 21.04.2017, 09:42
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A shooting happened in my neighborhood last night, multiple home invasions, one person shot. Shooter on the loose, my family totally'unfazed'. I think we are averaging 2 deaths per month here. One Shot in Paris and the whole City is tenterhooks. Hardly anyone wants to be on jury dutyhetr. Thanks to 2nd amendment advocates USA we remain 'land of the free'-free to own and fire a gun, get shot at and die.
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Old 21.04.2017, 10:01
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Who cares about your stupid flight, a policeman is dead and another one injured. Show some sense!
Interesting comment.

Do you mean "show some sensitivity"?

Showing "sense" is exactly what they did: being practical about getting home to their loved ones in case something else happens.
A fairly natural human troll reaction
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Tom, that such things (shootings, killings, rapes, cancer, malaria, food-poisoning, etc.) happen every day, around the world, can surely hardly reduce them to no big deal, at least for the persons directly involved, and their families and friends..
Yeah, and do you really think he was referring to them with his post? If so, you would be displaying a severe lack of common sense.

Clearly events like this are no longer shocking or impactful to him, though he did word it with the sensitivity of a brick. And I share his view in the respect as it's become so commonplace that it is almost no longer sensational or surprising. It's becoming such a recurring event that while it is obviously tragic for those killed and their loved ones, it's largely an inconvenience for everyone else.

Any repeated news reporting on violent or horrific acts will eventually cause jadedness and de-sensitization.
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Old 21.04.2017, 23:12
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Reality here in Paris is that today was the same as any other day in Paris, so my observations are correct.

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Old 01.05.2017, 19:27
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Now who on earth takes a gun to a pool party.

"Police are trying to find what made a beer-swilling gunman shoot seven people, one fatally, at a California apartment complex pool party.

Peter Selis, 49, a white man, targeted African-American or Hispanic victims during Sunday evening's rampage, according to witnesses.

A black woman died. Police shot the gunman dead at the upmarket condominium in San Diego."

"One witness told NBC 7 an apartment resident who was celebrating his birthday approached the suspect and invited him to join the celebration.

The gunman then reportedly lifted up his shirt, drew his weapon and shot the man in the stomach.

One witness told KFMB-TV that Selis appeared to be drinking a beer during the gunfire."

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-39772279

Oh yeah, let me guess. An American.
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Old 04.05.2017, 02:28
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7 bounty hunters shoot & kill wrong man: all on first degree felony murder charges.

(The bounty hunters are only allowed to shoot in self defence)

https://www.washingtonpost.com/natio...305_story.html
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Old 04.05.2017, 13:32
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Sounds like they all need their eyes testing. As does this lot.

"Somalia's security forces have shot dead a 31-year-old government minister after mistaking him for a militant Islamist, officials have said."

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-39799961

Whata mistaka to maka.
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Old 04.05.2017, 13:33
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Sounds like they all need their eyes testing. As does this lot.

"Somalia's security forces have shot dead a 31-year-old government minister after mistaking him for a militant Islamist, officials have said."

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-39799961

Whata mistaka to maka.
lamest excuse for a political assassination me thinks....
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Old 28.05.2017, 13:11
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Elgg ZH

After an argument a man fired shot inside a house. No casualities reported. The man was arrested after several hours of negotiation.

http://www.tagesanzeiger.ch/panorama...story/14292778
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Old 28.05.2017, 23:20
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55-year-old man was hit several times in the gun attack outside the Sainsbury's superstore on the outskirts of Bangor, Co Down and died.

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Old 05.06.2017, 18:44
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Multiple fatalities in Florida. Number as yet unknown.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-40162989

9 dead in a drunken shooting in Russia.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-40159390
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Old 14.06.2017, 15:16
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A Republican politician and his aides have been shot while at a baseball practice in Virgina.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-40275055
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Old 14.06.2017, 17:28
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A Republican politician and his aides have been shot while at a baseball practice in Virgina.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-40275055
The #3-ranked Republican in Congress... getting closer. It just needs the President to be personally affected* by gun violence for the penny finally to drop, and some action to curb it to be, ahem, triggered.

*No, I am not advocating that Trump be shot. I am pointing out that if someone close to him, someone near and dear, were to be the victim of gun violence, I bet his views on gun ownership would change, and very quickly.

Incidentally, I wonder if Scalise holds a concealed carry permit, as Trump claims to do. If so, there goes the argument for arming oneself to protect against being shot by, erm, someone else who is armed...
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Old 14.06.2017, 17:38
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The #3-ranked Republican in Congress... getting closer. It just needs the President to be personally affected* by gun violence for the penny finally to drop, and some action to curb it to be, ahem, triggered.

*No, I am not advocating that Trump be shot. I am pointing out that if someone close to him, someone near and dear, were to be the victim of gun violence, I bet his views on gun ownership would change, and very quickly.

Incidentally, I wonder if Scalise holds a concealed carry permit, as Trump claims to do. If so, there goes the argument for arming oneself to protect against being shot by, erm, someone else who is armed...
The last picture in that BBC article shows everyone praying.

No need for a revision of the gun laws or for medical services: let's pray
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Old 14.06.2017, 18:55
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A Republican politician and his aides have been shot while at a baseball practice in Virgina.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-40275055
Trump ran the most vicious Presidential campaign ever plus giving rabble rousing speeches and tweets; consequently I expect to see more such incidents
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Old 14.06.2017, 19:05
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A Republican politician and his aides have been shot while at a baseball practice in Virgina.

"Congressman Scalise's pro-gun stance has earned him an A+ rating from the National Rifle Association. A member of the Congressional Second Amendment Task Force, Congressman Steve Scalise will continue fighting to protect every citizen's Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms."


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Old 14.06.2017, 19:29
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Shooter was a volunteer on Bernie Sanders campaign.
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Old 14.06.2017, 19:44
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A Republican politician and his aides have been shot while at a baseball practice in Virgina.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-40275055
Fake news :-0
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Old 14.06.2017, 19:53
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Shooter was a volunteer on Bernie Sanders campaign.
One link with info so far: http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefi...s-illinois-man
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watch this being shoved into the "hate crimes by white men on the rise post-trump" narrative lmao

as for it tightening gun laws because scary close. just no. quite the opposite, it shows the left (as shown throughout history) is more than willing to use deadly force. only one way to protect against that. imagine youre a leftie. shooting people as an argument to ban guns. smh.

maybe instead ban the fake news that is clearly rapidly radicalizing people. normalizing even encouraging terrorism, blaming trump, the right, or the white devils in general. nonstop brainwashing.
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