U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Current Events
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Reply Start New Thread
Old 11-24-2015, 02:33 PM
7,112 posts, read 9,352,884 times
Reputation: 8162


Originally Posted by 2nd trick op View Post
A "party" on a Monday morning?

Well it IS New Orleans. Big party town, you know.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Old 11-24-2015, 03:09 PM
13,591 posts, read 7,424,969 times
Reputation: 12504
Filming a music video. Neither the block party nor the music video organizers obtained a permit. A 10 yr old was one of the shooting victims.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-24-2015, 03:51 PM
4,022 posts, read 1,853,621 times
Reputation: 3950
Originally Posted by shadowne View Post
This was 17 people shot in one place at one time. This is a mass shooting on a greater scale than most recent cases yet no one cares?

11 of those 17 victims were under 21 years old. Do they not matter because they live in a crappy city?

Nah, it isn't a big story because of a couple of things.

1) No one died
2) Doesn't fit the narrative that furthers anyone's agenda.

A)There were MULTIPLE people firing, so it isn't like some crazed lone wolf went on a mass shooting spree. Sorry - No way to twist this into scaring middle America into relinquishing their 2nd Amendment rights.

B) This was in the 9th ward, which is notoriously bad for gang activity.
Sorry - No bad cop shooting an innocent person.

C) As far as anyone knows this was all blacks involved, the shooters, the victims, the bystanders.
Sorry - We have been shown over the last couple of years that Black Lives Matter only when it is a life taken by a white person.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.

Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply

Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Current Events
Similar Threads
Follow City-Data.com founder on our Forum or

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2019, Advameg, Inc. · Please obey Forum Rules · Terms of Use and Privacy Policy · Bug Bounty

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 - Top