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The Never Ending Shooting Spree of the New Millennium           Come on people! Are we just going to sit back and pretend this epidemic of indiscriminate shooting sprees isn’t really happening? Do you really want to be led like sheep to the slaughter by your own inaction? Lamb chops and sweaters are not going to protect us and neither is the government unless we force them to take a stand and quit worrying about their own selfish political agendas and actually stick their own necks out instead of ours, calling for rational gun control nationwide immediately. There is no valid reason for an average citizen to need assault weapons or body armor. If you need a handgun to carry around with you, you better have a damn good valid reason like being a body guard or transporting diamonds or something, because saying you need a gun to protect yourself from people with guns just doesn’t cut it for the rest of us anymore. If you can’t protect your home or feed your family with a shotgun or single action dear rifle then why not? These are all valid rational questions that common sense dictates should have already been debated and acted upon if it wasn’t for greed, macho bravado and self-serving politics.      Write your state representative and senator : http://www.house.gov/representatives/find/ http://www.theorator.com/senate.html http://thesocialhysteriablog.blogspot.com

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There have been so many school shootings, workplace shootings, and shootings in public places that we have begun to see them as all one event.  Recently, there was both a workplace shooting and a school shooting, and of course there was the famous movie theater shooting.

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Perhaps the poster was referring to the rash of shooting incidents by individual people in the past decade or so.

I would imagine that all of the saturating news coverage has something to do with the fact that these incidents seem to be on the increase. To the mentally unbalanced person, there may be some allure in all of that exposure.

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