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Old 12-14-2012, 10:18 AM   #1
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Default Shooting at Conn Elementary 27 dead including kids

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Old 12-14-2012, 10:19 AM   #2
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Good God. At least 20 dead, including 10 children.

*Edit* Now the AP is saying 18 children dead.
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Old 12-14-2012, 10:20 AM   #3
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I live pretty close to Newtown and some friends of mine have kids that go to Sandy Hook. This is awful.
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Old 12-14-2012, 10:25 AM   #4
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Hug your kids tonight. This is absolutely horrific.
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Old 12-14-2012, 10:28 AM   #5
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Has there been an increase in shootings, or is there just more coverage on them?

Wasnt there just a mall shooting like a week ago?

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Old 12-14-2012, 10:28 AM   #6
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awful... just awful! All from the range from 5-10. Sick ****ing people!!!
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Old 12-14-2012, 10:28 AM   #7
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It happens so often anymore it seems we are getting numb. But when it's kids it really strikes your heart. And this close to Christmas makes it even sadder. Just so depressing.
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Old 12-14-2012, 10:43 AM   #8
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This is just so sad. I am starting to believe that mandatory mental evaluation might be needed to purchase a gun in the future. I own guns and love them but we really need to start looking at different solutions.
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Old 12-14-2012, 10:45 AM   #9
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This is just so sad. I am starting to believe that mandatory mental evaluation might be needed to purchase a gun in the future. I own guns and love them but we really need to start looking at different solutions.
They could do a lot of things to ensure that crazy people don't get guns. Unfortunately, they don't. I'd venture to say that there is a good portion of people who own a firearm that aren't trained well enough or have a good reason to have them other than trying to be "tough." This story is absolutely tragic. All incidents like this are, but these are little kids. Innocent to the world. Sad. Prayers for all.
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Old 12-14-2012, 11:03 AM   #10
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They could do a lot of things to ensure that crazy people don't get guns. Unfortunately, they don't. I'd venture to say that there is a good portion of people who own a firearm that aren't trained well enough or have a good reason to have them other than trying to be "tough." This story is absolutely tragic. All incidents like this are, but these are little kids. Innocent to the world. Sad. Prayers for all.
Sadly this is a reflection on the society we live in today. Citizens have been armed since the since the constitution was put on paper and made the law of the land. This type of violence could have happened 60 years ago but didn't because our moral fiber wasn't the same as today. Violent movies, video games and the lack of any kid of moral conscience plays a major factor in the world as we know it today.
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Old 12-14-2012, 10:47 AM   #11
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This is just so sad. I am starting to believe that mandatory mental evaluation might be needed to purchase a gun in the future. I own guns and love them but we really need to start looking at different solutions.
Ya think?
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Old 12-14-2012, 11:07 AM   #12
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It happens so often anymore it seems we are getting numb. But when it's kids it really strikes your heart. And this close to Christmas makes it even sadder. Just so depressing.
Im not getting numb. In fact, I dont think I have ever been this furious over a school shooting before.
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Old 12-14-2012, 11:38 AM   #13
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Im not getting numb. In fact, I dont think I have ever been this furious over a school shooting before.
That's what I said, when it's kids it strikes our hearts.
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Old 12-14-2012, 11:50 AM   #14
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Im not getting numb. In fact, I dont think I have ever been this furious over a school shooting before.
This. I haven't been this upset about a tragedy since maybe 911. Little children, and entire classroom, murdered. I'm having trouble just being at work...
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Old 12-14-2012, 10:33 AM   #15
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I live about 20 minutes away and have cousins who went to that school.
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unreal, you cannot go anywhere anymore.
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Old 12-14-2012, 10:37 AM   #17
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What a ****ing chicken****....why would you shoot innocent children like that?
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Old 12-14-2012, 10:38 AM   #18
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****ing people. This is just so sick and unnecessary. Prayers/thoughts to all involved
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Old 12-14-2012, 10:40 AM   #19
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They are saying it's a parent. A 20 year old
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Old 12-14-2012, 10:45 AM   #20
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They are saying it's a parent. A 20 year old
Yeah, allegedly two shooters, one in custody and the other dead. Multiple shooters could point to something like a terrorist act.
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Old 12-14-2012, 11:36 AM   #21
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They are saying it's a parent. A 20 year old
24-year old Ryan Lanza...

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Old 12-14-2012, 02:15 PM   #22
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Old 12-14-2012, 10:41 AM   #23
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wtf is wrong with some people these days . those are children.
has the world gone insane
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I'm was on the phone with a client in Connecticut from 11am to 11:30 this morning. In the background I heard a fire truck go by, then another, then another, then another, with what sounded like ambulances or police cars as well. Lasted the entire 30 minute conversation.

I asked jokingly if a nuclear bomb had gone off or something. He said he didn't know. I wonder if it was the response to this ****?

So sad.
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