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Offline Robert

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Raise a pint, Say a prayer
« on: November 29, 2009, 06:07:44 PM »
http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/us_officers_shot

4 officers killed in cold-blood, execution style. Just sickening. Keep their families (both blue and blood) in your thoughts tonigh....

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Re: Raise a pint, Say a prayer
« Reply #1 on: November 29, 2009, 07:28:28 PM »
Prayers and thoughts certainly - what a sad loss.
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Re: Raise a pint, Say a prayer
« Reply #2 on: November 30, 2009, 12:57:00 AM »
We were waiting on phone calls to find if one of our friends was part of the four, thankfully he wasn't but sad for those affected by this act.

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Re: Raise a pint, Say a prayer
« Reply #3 on: November 30, 2009, 09:21:05 AM »
It's sickening and hard to believe.  My thoughts are with their families.
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Re: Raise a pint, Say a prayer
« Reply #4 on: November 30, 2009, 09:49:11 AM »
That is just crazy. 

Who besides me is fed up with random violence?

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Re: Raise a pint, Say a prayer
« Reply #5 on: November 30, 2009, 09:51:27 AM »
Who besides me is fed up with random violence?

Raises hand....actually, I'm fed up with ALL violence, random or not.....
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Re: Raise a pint, Say a prayer
« Reply #6 on: November 30, 2009, 10:22:39 AM »
Who besides me is fed up with random violence?

Raises hand....actually, I'm fed up with ALL violence, random or not.....

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Re: Raise a pint, Say a prayer
« Reply #7 on: November 30, 2009, 10:31:26 AM »
Who besides me is fed up with random violence?

Raises hand....actually, I'm fed up with ALL violence, random or not.....

+1

This world is full of it too.


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Re: Raise a pint, Say a prayer
« Reply #8 on: November 30, 2009, 10:50:36 AM »
My stomach churns everytime I hear something like this

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Re: Raise a pint, Say a prayer
« Reply #9 on: November 30, 2009, 05:03:28 PM »
Truly a sad day. :'( My deepest sympathies go out to the families. I hope they catch him before he strikes again.

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Re: Raise a pint, Say a prayer
« Reply #10 on: December 01, 2009, 09:34:27 AM »
It's over. The question to be answered: why was this guy even on the streets after being given a ONE HUNDRED AND EIGHT YEAR prison sentence?  >:(
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