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Old 08-04-2019, 07:38 AM
 
Location: San Diego
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Originally Posted by middle-aged mom View Post
Not your typical bar shooting, whereby a drunk retrieves a firearm from his car in the parking lot and targets someone who offended him.

This shooter wore body armor and had high capacity magazines and extra ammunition.
Thank you for getting the terms correct. It would be pretty useless to be carrying loose rounds that weren't in a magazine.
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Old 08-04-2019, 07:39 AM
 
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Originally Posted by Astral_Weeks View Post
American exceptionalism on display again.....we should all be ashamed.
Really?

What exactly did you or I do to contribute to this?
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Old 08-04-2019, 07:39 AM
 
Location: Midwest
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Originally Posted by 1AngryTaxPayer View Post
Oh, you were there?
Was the shooter shot?
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Old 08-04-2019, 07:40 AM
 
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You are literally waving a white flag to crazed mass shooters and condoning their unlimited access to weapons that will kill many more innocent Americans.
Please explain to me how all our laws against heroine has wiped out heroine use.
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Old 08-04-2019, 07:43 AM
 
Location: Midwest
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Please explain to me how all our laws against heroine has wiped out heroine use.
How do we stop drug use, we go after the dealers. Perhaps it is time to hold the gun manufacturers liable and allowing any victim or victim's family of gun violence to sue these manufacturers.
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Old 08-04-2019, 07:45 AM
 
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Exactly my point! We cannot screen every public venue, can we? The only other alternative is to.... (you know the answer.)
Curfews and check points?
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Old 08-04-2019, 07:46 AM
 
Location: Barrington
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Originally Posted by madison999 View Post
SSDI meds
Most sensational mass shooters were not taking meds.

Most SSDI users all over the world do not engage in mass shootings.

Every mass shooting inspires the next.
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Old 08-04-2019, 07:46 AM
 
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How do we stop drug use, we go after the dealers. Perhaps it is time to hold the gun manufacturers liable and allowing any victim or victim's family of gun violence to sue these manufacturers.
Dare to dream.
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Old 08-04-2019, 07:48 AM
 
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As long as America has an unhealthy obsession with guns, tragedies like the two yesterday will continue to happen with frequency. It is the dark side of having so many guns that are easily accessible.
America has an unhealthy obsession with drugs as well. How well have those drug laws worked out?
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Old 08-04-2019, 07:50 AM
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I figured it would only be a matter of time before it happened in my backyard. Nowhere in America is safe....mass shootings are the new normal. Just like indiscriminate bombings in Iraq, Pakistan etc.

I mean if you live in Montana or Wyoming the chances of a mass shooting happening are extremely low.
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