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Old 12th February 2020, 06:17 PM   #1761
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Originally Posted by LibraryLady View Post
Sorry. I thought it was three.

If it was we'd need a bigger Internet.
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Old 12th February 2020, 06:53 PM   #1762
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And it's entirely the fault of Elijah Cummings, of course.
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Old 13th February 2020, 05:47 AM   #1763
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Originally Posted by Trebuchet View Post
And it's entirely the fault of Elijah Cummings, of course.
Nope. This one's on Ben Cardin.
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Old 16th February 2020, 08:48 AM   #1764
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CNN: 1 person is killed, 4 others hurt in Hartford, Connecticut nightclub shooting.

https://www.cnn.com/2020/02/16/us/ha...ing/index.html
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Old 19th February 2020, 06:14 PM   #1765
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Oh dear god.
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Old 19th February 2020, 09:18 PM   #1766
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Originally Posted by LibraryLady View Post
Update -

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world...cfb_story.html

bpw;dr -

Two hookah bars attacked, 8 dead in what appears to be a hate crime, though authorities are stopping short of calling it that just yet.
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Old 20th February 2020, 01:39 AM   #1767
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In case you've gotten caught by the WaPo's paywall, here's an updated BBC article about the Germany shootings.
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Old 20th February 2020, 02:14 AM   #1768
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A local media site says a video has been found that the alleged shooter posted to the internet recently. The site's (machine-translated from German) description:

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In the video, the man speaks in fluent English of a "personal message to all Americans." The clip was apparently taken in a private apartment, which was posted online a few days ago. In it, the man says there are underground military facilities in the Us where children are abused and killed. There, too, the devil would be worshipped. American citizens should wake up and "fight now" against these conditions. The video does not contain any reference to an imminent act of violence in Germany.
If this is true, the man appears to be a Qnut.
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Breaking

Fired employee kills 'multiple' people in shooting at MillerCoors building in Milwaukee, officials say
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Multiple dead including the shooter.
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The employee had been fired earlier Wednesday and returned to the site with a gun, officials said, citing preliminary information.

At least eight people were shot in the attack, officials said. Their conditions are not yet known.
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Old Yesterday, 05:48 PM   #1772
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'Merica, **** yeah!
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Old Yesterday, 06:00 PM   #1773
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Five killed in shooting at Molson Coors complex in Milwaukee; gunman also dead
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Old Yesterday, 09:32 PM   #1774
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Originally Posted by gerdbonk View Post
It's because of losers like this that the jerks who fired me last year wouldn't let me clean out my desk.

In reality I might have laughed, or even burst into song, but because of losers like this guy they have to treat everyone like they might go postal.
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Originally Posted by Meadmaker View Post
It's because of losers like this that the jerks who fired me last year wouldn't let me clean out my desk.

In reality I might have laughed, or even burst into song, but because of losers like this guy they have to treat everyone like they might go postal.
They wouldn't even let you clean out your desk? That's crazy. You should've come back with a gun.
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Originally Posted by Meadmaker View Post
It's because of losers like this that the jerks who fired me last year wouldn't let me clean out my desk.

In reality I might have laughed, or even burst into song, but because of losers like this guy they have to treat everyone like they might go postal.
Is that even legal? Sounds like they basically stole whatever personal property you had in your desk. I used to keep money in my desk, in case I needed to contribute to somebody’s retirement gift or something like that.
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Is that even legal? Sounds like they basically stole whatever personal property you had in your desk. I used to keep money in my desk, in case I needed to contribute to somebody’s retirement gift or something like that.
They put it in a box and gave me the box.

There are things you are tempted to say, but know it's a bad idea. Like I was thinking about saying, " Don't worry about me. I have plenty of things to do. It's been a long time since I cleaned my gun collection."

However, no good could come of it, so I just wished them good luck.

It is horrible that in the USA it seems fairly reasonable that they would. take what few measures they can, because, as this most recent episode shows again, someone really might go on a murder spree if they feel wronged.
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Even if the US isn't prepared to implement gun control then perhaps improving workers' rights might reduce the number of "going postal" incidents.
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Originally Posted by Meadmaker View Post
They put it in a box and gave me the box.

There are things you are tempted to say, but know it's a bad idea. Like I was thinking about saying, " Don't worry about me. I have plenty of things to do. It's been a long time since I cleaned my gun collection."

However, no good could come of it, so I just wished them good luck.

It is horrible that in the USA it seems fairly reasonable that they would. take what few measures they can, because, as this most recent episode shows again, someone really might go on a murder spree if they feel wronged.
I would have thought in America, to mitigate the risk of an anrgy ex-worker, it would be best when firing someone to literally fire at them. Dead men don't wear grudges
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