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Gun groups offer reward in Donnie Chin slaying

Discussion in 'Legal & Political Archive' started by Dave Workman, Jul 28, 2015.

  1. Dave Workman

    Dave Workman Western Washington Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Gun rights groups offer reward in Donnie Chin slaying

    Four Evergreen State gun rights organizations, including the Washington Arms Collectors (WAC) and Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms (CCRKBA), announced this afternoon they are offering a $4,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the slaying of lifelong Seattle International District activist Donnie Chin.

    http://www.examiner.com/article/gun-rights-groups-offer-reward-donnie-chin-slaying
     
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    308 ΜOΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ ΜOΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ Platinum Supporter Silver Supporter

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  3. Dave Workman

    Dave Workman Western Washington Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    The original link works just fine for me. I JUST TESTED IT.
     
  4. Provincial

    Provincial Near Salem, OR Well-Known Member

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    Google redirected to a warning page for me. There was a red slash through the https in my header.

    Perhaps you are on a secret blacklist? ;)

    Edit to add information:

    I used a link to your article from Google (searched for Donny Chin Slaying) and it came up just fine. (Headscratch!)

    The header on the successful link started with www.examiner.com so it is different from the redirect from here.
     
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  5. Dyjital

    Dyjital Albany, Ore Flavorite Member Bronze Supporter

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    On mobile..

    image.jpg

    Weird.
    I bet it's something to do with the redirect software on the site.

    @Joe Link? You running any system updates?

    image.jpg
     
  6. Joe Link

    Joe Link Portland, OR Well-Known Member Staff Member Lifetime Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Always, but this isn't related to NWFA :D

    Below is a screenshot from my connection. What you're seeing is an HTTPS/SSL error on their end, possibly because they're using a 'self signed' certificate.

    upload_2015-7-28_18-46-33.png
     
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  7. U201494

    U201494 Well-Known Member

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    Dave, you are a much valued and trusted associate, but your web links suck.
     
  8. Chalupacabra

    Chalupacabra Portland Active Member

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    Ya, that's weird. Click on it, get the warning. Copy/paste into search and you get google results.
    Just a test. This was copied from the article
    Where a link used to live
    Hope they get the turd.
    EDIT: It had the same "Untrusted Connection' result.
    Deleted link.
     
  9. PiratePast40

    PiratePast40 Willamette Valley Well-Known Member

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    Same thing here. Sorry Dave but not going to a site that has that big a warning associated with it.
     
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  10. Dave Workman

    Dave Workman Western Washington Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    FOLLOW-UP:

    And maybe it's YOUR software, not Examiner's, that sucks. Ever think about that? The thousands of other people who read these columns don't seem to have a problem
    ;)

    Gun control group overlooks important fact in observance

    While four gun rights groups were announcing a reward fund yesterday to help find the killer or killers of Chinatown International District activist Donnie Chin, the anti-gun-rights Washington Alliance for Gun Responsibility was busy capitalizing the ninth anniversary of the Seattle Jewish Federation shooting, omitting one important fact in the process…


    http://www.examiner.com/article/gun-control-group-overlooks-important-fact-observance
     
  11. mjbskwim

    mjbskwim Salmon,Idaho Well-Known Member

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    Coming up untrusted link on firefox,Dave
     
  12. Provincial

    Provincial Near Salem, OR Well-Known Member

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    Dave, the link posted for the original subject here did not have the same url as the page I found with a Google search. Clearly, unless you are intentionally linking through another page, something is wrong with the url you posted. If you were intentionally linking through another page (in order to track usage, trigger pop-up ads, or some other reason) that link needs to be fixed.

    btw, I use Adblock Plus and don't get the pop-ups.
     
  13. Tbucket

    Tbucket Olympia,Wash. Active Member

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    What's weird is the first link I get a warning but in the second link on post #10 it goes through no problem.
     
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    mrblond Salem OR Well-Known Member

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    no warning here and i am on FF
     
  15. Joe Link

    Joe Link Portland, OR Well-Known Member Staff Member Lifetime Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Hover over the link in the first post, then hover over the link in the second. The first link has https:// in the URL, the second is a plain http:// link. This is why the second link works fine but the first gives us an HTTPS/SSL error.
     
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  16. Dyjital

    Dyjital Albany, Ore Flavorite Member Bronze Supporter

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    Wired, this one works perfectly. Thanks Dave for your persistence and all that you do exposing the truth!!
     
  17. Tbucket

    Tbucket Olympia,Wash. Active Member

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    Thanks Joe, kept looking but did not see that S.
     
  18. mjbskwim

    mjbskwim Salmon,Idaho Well-Known Member

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    OK now. Don't get testy,be the professional in the crowd.
    The Examiner still has way too many pop ups,and I could care less if it's because i use Fire fox. I don't have that problem anywhere else.
    I still very rarely click on the Examiner link.I shouldn't have to get rid of crap to see the story
     
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    spectra The Couve Moderator Staff Member Bronze Supporter

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    Same thing here......
     
  20. The Heretic

    The Heretic Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Yeah - I copied the URL from the OP and looked at it and it had this:

    "ht tps: //liberty.seanet.com/owa/redir.aspx?SURL=6292voJh3AA8QcHNccU1Xl95pW1HQq5Rb24vk99IbbJvAQiMpJfSCGgAdAB0AHAAOgAvAC8AdwB3AHcALgBlAHgAYQBtAGkAbgBlAHIALgBjAG8AbQAvAGEAcgB0AGkAYwBsAGUALwBnAHUAbgAtAHIAaQBnAGgAdABzAC0AZwByAG8AdQBwAHMALQBvAGYAZgBlAHIALQByAGUAdwBhAHIAZAAtAGQAbwBuAG4AaQBlAC0AYwBoAGkAbgAtAHMAbABhAHkAaQBuAGcA&URL=ht tp://www.examiner.com/article/gun-rights-groups-offer-reward-donnie-chin-slaying"

    I put some spaces in there so it will show as text and not a URL.

    Which, like the others, comes up with a warning in Chrome. It looks like it is going through some kind of redirection site that isn't kosher for whatever reason. Probably something to do with advertising.

    Here is a direct link:

    http://www.examiner.com/article/gun-rights-groups-offer-reward-donnie-chin-slaying
     
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