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RamboLiberal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-10-11 06:33 PM
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Bullets fly on crowded Queens subway train as two gangs brawl
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Shots rang out on a crowded Queens subway train Thursday, forcing riders to duck and run as two gangs brawled.

Riders panicked when three shots erupted from the last cars of a Manhattan-bound A train at the Howard Beach station about 6:30 p.m.

No injuries were reported.


"I heard the gunshots and everyone started to yell 'Get down! Get down!" said Genesis Fernandez, 15, of East New York. "I was really frightened."

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  -Bullets fly on crowded Queens subway train as two gangs brawl RamboLiberal  Jun-10-11 06:33 PM   #0 
  - Ahhh, the lovely smell of gunsmoke in the subway. I just love our American  demosincebirth   Jun-10-11 06:51 PM   #1 
  - Don't worry, they do just fine without guns, and have for a very long time:  friendly_iconoclast   Jun-10-11 10:24 PM   #14 
  - It would be wise to focus future gun control efforts on criminals and criminal gangs ...  spin   Jun-10-11 06:57 PM   #2 
  - If anything should be clear to you by now  sharesunited   Jun-10-11 07:38 PM   #3 
  - They tried removing access to guns to the lublic in Mexico, Nigeria and Jamaica and it didn't work  lawodevolution   Jun-10-11 08:06 PM   #4 
  - You see things through lenses distorted by your personal fantasy.  spin   Jun-10-11 09:44 PM   #12 
  - Wrong.  Straw Man   Jun-10-11 09:45 PM   #13 
  - How's that working out in Mexico? nt  eqfan592   Jun-11-11 11:24 AM   #16 
  - I don't understand  jmodden   Jun-10-11 08:31 PM   #5 
     - Gangsters would still have them........  gejohnston   Jun-10-11 08:40 PM   #7 
     - "There is no justifiable need." You're wrong. Here's why.  TheWraith   Jun-10-11 09:05 PM   #8 
     - I disagree but I may be prejudiced as my daughter used a firearm ...  spin   Jun-10-11 09:29 PM   #11 
     - I don't understand...  eqfan592   Jun-11-11 11:26 AM   #17 
  - I support the right to bare arms  benld74   Jun-10-11 08:38 PM   #6 
  - But do you support the right to arm bears? NT  RSillsbee   Jun-10-11 09:07 PM   #9 
  - Queens, gangs, guns....all legal I'm sure.  ileus   Jun-10-11 09:28 PM   #10 
  - Wish I had been there with my gun, that would have made a difference. n/t  A Simple Game   Jun-11-11 11:20 AM   #15 
     - Not very likely.  eqfan592   Jun-11-11 11:30 AM   #18 
        - How about if I had a friend with me? Would that have been enough firepower? n/t  A Simple Game   Jun-11-11 02:02 PM   #19 
           - You just keep forgetting the sarcasm tag, right?  ManiacJoe   Jun-11-11 03:04 PM   #20 
           - Yeah. n/t  A Simple Game   Jun-11-11 05:12 PM   #22 
           - if they had pistols  gejohnston   Jun-11-11 03:57 PM   #21 

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