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12/14/2012 Another Shooting in Newtown, Connecticut

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by netcarrier, Dec 14, 2012.

  1. netcarrier

    netcarrier Portland, Oregon Active Member

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    Hi All,

    Another Shooting in Newtown, Connecticut at Grade School. Not much to state at this time Police/FBI/State Police at School at this time.
    Got off Good morning America. One shooter is down.

    Tony Portland, Oregon Area

    Here what I have now: Gunman Dead After Shooting at Conn. Grade School
    'Active Shooter' Reported at CT Elementary School

    http://gma.yahoo.com/
     
  2. Glock Jock

    Glock Jock Wilsonville , OR Well-Known Member

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    another slaying of innocent unarmed people in a gun-free zone
     
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  3. John Gault

    John Gault clackamas county Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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  4. netcarrier

    netcarrier Portland, Oregon Active Member

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    Just for information; One shooter down and some injury of Children and Teachers.
    Why are these things happening so much now? Law Enforcement still at the School. Just seen this on "Good Morning America".
     
  5. accessbob

    accessbob Molalla, OR 2A Supporter

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    A book I read daily has the answer to that question. But can't go into that here and there would be many who would argue my assertion. But that's my story and I'm stickin' to it.
     
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  6. Poseidon

    Poseidon Oregon Member

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    Strangle there was a man that attacked a school in China with a knife on the same day.
    BBC News - China school knife attack in Henan injures 22 children

    It seems so wrong to me to attack a school or at a school. My heart goes out to the families of everyone there. I don't know how freaked out I would be if something happened at my kids school.

    On a larger topic, and hopefully not too off topic, I would be curious to see the statistics for violent attacks that are random victims and not the classic money, drugs, women, religion variety. With the increase in technology/media are we hearing about them more or are they on the rise?
     
  7. timac

    timac Loading Magazines! Well-Known Member

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    Well the theaters and malls didn't have the desired effect, maybe the schools and children will?
     
  8. Ironbar

    Ironbar Tigard, OR Well-Known Member

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    Better stock up on magazines and rifles while you can. It's coming folks. Incidents like this only add fuel to the fire for the anti's.
     
  9. John H

    John H Whatcom County Well-Known Member

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    Most likely the government is behind it to further their agenda.:thumbup:
     
  10. dieselben47

    dieselben47 yamhill/mcminnville Member

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    My thoughts and prayers to all involved!
     
  11. netcarrier

    netcarrier Portland, Oregon Active Member

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    Up Date from Good Morning America; More then 12 are DOA and Many are at Hospital. But the Gunman is Dead.
     
  12. SturgeonSlayer

    SturgeonSlayer St.Helens Active Member

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    there now saying more than a dozen injured. my thought and prayers to them all. and I totally agree the anti gun government is the reason why we all here about it more so now.
     
  13. WhyteCheddar

    WhyteCheddar East of Moscow by the Willamette Well-Known Member

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    I just heard 27 dead, many are children.
    Early reports are normally not to be trusted, but even if its inflated a little its still going to be horrendous.
    A grade school, a holisTIC weekend ahead of these children and their families. And then this.
    Sounds like one shooter is dead, not confirming any additional shooters yet.
     
  14. BAMCIS

    BAMCIS Eugene Well-Known Member

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    But this isn't supposed to happen at schools. They are gun-free zones aren't they?
     
  15. orygun

    orygun West Linn Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    This is sickening.
     
  16. oknow

    oknow amboy wa. Well-Known Member

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    this is a disgusting thing to happen at a school of all places
     
  17. WhyteCheddar

    WhyteCheddar East of Moscow by the Willamette Well-Known Member

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    All I can do right now to not just go pick my kids up from school right now.
     
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  18. netcarrier

    netcarrier Portland, Oregon Active Member

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    Up Date from CBS; Now there are 27 or so Dead, maybe as many 18 children DOA. Now CBS is talking about gun controll.
     
  19. Lebowski

    Lebowski Greater PDX Active Member

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    18 kids.

    No words
     
  20. cueball1214

    cueball1214 Beaverton Active Member

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    WTF! This is sick! 18 children dead. What kind of sick person dose this. My thoughts and prayers are with all the families.