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At least 12 dead in shooting at California bar

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by melock, Nov 8, 2018.

  1. melock

    melock Well-Known Member


     
  2. melock

    melock Well-Known Member

  3. HanSenSE

    HanSenSE Well-Known Member

  4. melock

    melock Well-Known Member

  5. typefitter

    typefitter Well-Known Member

    Last night, a bunch of conservative accounts were tweeting about how the shooter was a Middle Eastern male. The caravan, the birthers, Fake News... It's always fear of the other. When the most dangerous threat to America, apart from dumb people who think they are smart, is angry white men with bad haircuts armed to the fucking teeth.
     
  6. Scout

    Scout Active Member

    Veterans suffering from PTSD and being armed to the teeth inside their homes is subject no politician wants to tackle.

    It’s also a huge problem in our country.
     
  7. Donny in his element

    Donny in his element Well-Known Member

    In between, there was the incel in Tallahassee.
     
  8. BitterYoungMatador2

    BitterYoungMatador2 Well-Known Member

    Even worse, some of those are cops.
     
  9. Jake from State Farm

    Jake from State Farm Active Member

  10. Smallpotatoes

    Smallpotatoes Well-Known Member

    I've noticed CNN doesn't go wall to wall with coverage of these things anymore. I heard about it before I went to bed and they were still doing Trump and election stuff.

    Have we gotten to the point where this is so common it doesn't warrant non-stop coverage or if they gave it non-stop coverage it happens so often they wouldn't have time to cover anything else?

    Or is it a matter of showing restraint and not giving the shooter the publicity he wants?
     
  11. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

  12. tapintoamerica

    tapintoamerica Well-Known Member

    More a matter of timing. Still election news going on.
     
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