The Shootings In Wisconsin, the Second Thread

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  1. Squire Robertsson

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    A terrible tragedy.

    I wish I knew an answer to 'what can we do?'
     
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    Pray for a revival from God.
     
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    I cannot for the life of me understand why anyone would want to shoot up Sikhs!!! Why, why, why.....in my experience albeit limited they are a gentle, dignified and devout folk.....who do not do anything at all that could offend anyone!!:tear:
     
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    Sadly because there are far right-wing fascist nuts who hate just about everyone and some of them go off the deep end.
     
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    I'm wondering if the wacko that shot them was so dense and stupid that he thought they were Muslims.
     
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    SNIP
    The Tea Party is probably too 'liberal' for him. I guess you have not read about him.

    SNIP

     
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    Their problem is many Americans see their turbans and beards and think they are Muslims.
     
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    Far Warning

    I am going to closely moderate this thread. So, watch your ad hominum remarks. The shooter is dead so we are going to be dealing with a lot of speculation. Let's try to be responsible with it.
     
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    Yet Another Precinct Heard from

    In this case CNN:

    Military, Music Marked Temple Suspect's Path to Wisconsin

    I think CNN is being way to objective. It's not like there is any other person thought to be the shooter. It's kinda like a newspaper in 1865 calling John Wilkes Booth a suspect in the assassination of President Lincoln.
     
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    An insulting statement that's as intelligent as speculating that he was trying to jump-start another Communist Revolution.
     
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    I hate the fact that they brought the military into it. Just because he was in the military for a short time, and that was 14 years ago. He was forced out. But there are only two reasons I can think of to bring it up: 1. To show a history of misconduct, or 2. to tey and get people to subconsciously link the military with this event.

    I hate when someone who has been out of the military for several years still has his military history brought up in a case like this. The military had nothing to do with what happened.
     
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    Some facts on his time in the Army: it was in peacetime between the two Gulf Wars. so, he never got shot at. and he never went overseas
     
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    #15 Melanie, Aug 7, 2012
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    I enjoyed psychiatrist Dr. Ablow's article about our broken mental health system in the US.

    "Did mental illness fuel Wisconsin massacre -- or was it terrorism?"

    http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2012...-fuel-wisconsin-massacre-or-was-it-terrorism/

    snippet:

    Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2012...n-massacre-or-was-it-terrorism/#ixzz22zXageyt
     

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