Fri Sep 6, 2013, 10:46 AM
Skidmore (34,038 posts)
While gun violence has dropped off the radar, a little boy in TX fights for his life.
This is unconscionable. It is sickening.
Note there is a video on the story page and a picture of the boy in hospital.
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Response to Skidmore (Original post)
Fri Sep 6, 2013, 10:53 AM
JustAnotherGen (18,977 posts)
1. He was charged with injury to a child
Not good enough! I don't care if he has a $2.1 million dollar bond on his stupid ass. His "right" to stand outside and wave a fucking gun and his cavalier attitude of “Yes I shot that kid,” Cloninger reportedly said tells me all I need to know.
Cue the Greek Chorus saying he (the shooter) was standing his fucking ground and the kid once upon a time . . . one day two years ago wore a hoodie' and once upon a time took a ball from someone in preschool and was looking suspicious . . . and therefore that jackhammer had the right. Because he was a violent scary looking thug and well - we know he was going to grow up to be one.
Response to JustAnotherGen (Reply #1)
Sat Sep 7, 2013, 01:01 AM
Sanddog42 (117 posts)
2. Do we actually know
that his attitude was cavalier? I haven't seen any reportage to that effect. (Not yet, anyway.)
I think we need be careful not to read into the accounts facts that aren't there.