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Sat Jan 19, 2013, 07:13 PM

1 Injured in Shooting During King Parade in Miss.

Source: nyt/ap

Police in Mississippi's state capital were on the lookout for a man who shot another man during a parade honoring the memory of Martin Luther King Jr.

Jackson police spokeswoman Colendula Green said it happened Saturday, shortly after noon, in the general area of the parade but not directly on the parade route.


Read more: http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2013/01/19/us/ap-us-king-parade-shooting.html?hp

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Reply 1 Injured in Shooting During King Parade in Miss. (Original post)
elleng Jan 2013 OP
jpak Jan 2013 #1
TheCowsCameHome Jan 2013 #2
me b zola Jan 2013 #4
alp227 Jan 2013 #8
SoapBox Jan 2013 #3
ashtonelijah Jan 2013 #5
Rhiannon12866 Jan 2013 #6
samsingh Jan 2013 #7

Response to elleng (Original post)

Sat Jan 19, 2013, 07:14 PM

1. Gun Appreciation Day

yup

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Response to elleng (Original post)

Sat Jan 19, 2013, 07:19 PM

2. So what was this asshat celebrating?

Stupidity Appreciation Day?

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Response to TheCowsCameHome (Reply #2)

Sat Jan 19, 2013, 07:21 PM

4. He was celebrating Martin Luther King Day

He had nothing to do with the gun nuts

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Response to me b zola (Reply #4)

Sat Jan 19, 2013, 10:30 PM

8. James Earl Ray's zombie?

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Response to elleng (Original post)

Sat Jan 19, 2013, 07:20 PM

3. And I'll just bet that the Puke/Bagger/Hater types will point to this and say

shit about MLK Day.

But conveniently forget about all the shootings at those gun shows.

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Response to elleng (Original post)

Sat Jan 19, 2013, 07:22 PM

5. Meanwhile, just a few blocks away, Gun Appreciation Day Celebrations at the Capitol building

Yup, there were Gun Appreciation Day rallies being held just blocks away at the State Capitol building. Lots of Mississippi lawmakers and Gov. Phil Bryant were in attendance.

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Response to ashtonelijah (Reply #5)

Sat Jan 19, 2013, 07:32 PM

6. How will they ever know if the guns truly "appreciated" all this?

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Response to elleng (Original post)

Sat Jan 19, 2013, 07:47 PM

7. another gun problem

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