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Old 03-20-2009, 01:22 PM
 
Location: Home!
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Default What is up with the gang Walmart thing?

Did anyone hear about this? Something with gang members having to shoot three women at Wal-marts?

WTF??????? Really. What a ridiculous power playing game. I am so sick of gangs and what-have-you scaring people from living their lives. The good people of this world really need to figure something out about how to take back their world from these punk losers. They want to go around shooting up their own-whatever-but innocent people? Sick. Makes me sick to my stomach.

And of course, the law can only do so much.

Anyway, I really didn't hear the details on this, just got a phone msg about it.
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Old 03-20-2009, 01:24 PM
 
Location: Boonies of Georgia ~~~~ nuttier than a squirrel turd !
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This is not true. It is a hoax.
We just had t his rumor going around here the other day.
I am in S.E. Georgia. It was found to be a hoax.

http://www.snopes.com/crime/gangs/walmart.asp
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Old 03-20-2009, 01:39 PM
 
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Same thing is being e-mailed around where I live in California. It was on the news this morning. They said it is believed to be a hoax but Walmart will be beefing up security as a precaution.
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Old 03-20-2009, 01:42 PM
 
Location: Boonies of Georgia ~~~~ nuttier than a squirrel turd !
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It came by text message to us here in S.E. Georgia also.
The local news here reported it to be a nation wide hoax.
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Old 03-20-2009, 03:22 PM
 
Location: Grand Rapids Metro
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Did anyone hear about this? Something with gang members having to shoot three women at Wal-marts?

WTF??????? Really. What a ridiculous power playing game. I am so sick of gangs and what-have-you scaring people from living their lives. The good people of this world really need to figure something out about how to take back their world from these punk losers. They want to go around shooting up their own-whatever-but innocent people? Sick. Makes me sick to my stomach.

And of course, the law can only do so much.

Anyway, I really didn't hear the details on this, just got a phone msg about it.
Yet another reason not to go to those glorified flea-markets. Even if it's not true, it certainly wouldn't surprise me.
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Old 03-20-2009, 03:32 PM
 
Location: Portland, Maine
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heyheyhey--Urban Myth---It was going around in Maryland also.
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Old 03-21-2009, 05:41 PM
 
Location: Detroit
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Originally Posted by kimba01 View Post
Did anyone hear about this? Something with gang members having to shoot three women at Wal-marts?

WTF??????? Really. What a ridiculous power playing game. I am so sick of gangs and what-have-you scaring people from living their lives. The good people of this world really need to figure something out about how to take back their world from these punk losers. They want to go around shooting up their own-whatever-but innocent people? Sick. Makes me sick to my stomach.

And of course, the law can only do so much.

Anyway, I really didn't hear the details on this, just got a phone msg about it.
I wasn't aware that there was a Walmart in Detroit.
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Old 03-21-2009, 10:14 PM
 
Location: Home!
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I wasn't aware that there was a Walmart in Detroit.

Well, where ever they are in the Detroit area. It wasn't specific. Doesn't really matter where I suppose. Stupid idea, nonetheless.

Thanks to all for letting me know this is a hoax. Crazy thing is that it was on the news too. Hmmm.

Doesn't change the way I feel about gangs and punks that go around scaring people.
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Old 03-23-2009, 11:44 AM
 
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This is not true. It is a hoax.
We just had t his rumor going around here the other day.
I am in S.E. Georgia. It was found to be a hoax.

snopes.com: Gang Targets Women at Wal-Mart
My cousin text me about it because he mom works close to a Wal-Mart, I'm just glad it ain't true I'll let here know this. People are ignorant and stupid for making up stuff like this.
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Old 03-26-2009, 02:48 PM
 
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And yet another reason to have a CPL and carry .
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