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greyghost Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-16-07 01:39 PM
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17. So, does it really matter?
Edited on Mon Apr-16-07 01:42 PM by greyghost
He may very well be Asian, so what?

Charles Whitman had blonde hair, blue eyes, and was as American as apple pie, and this poor lost soul blew his head count away.

What a tragedy.

In the coming days I'm sure his whole life story will be revealed.

My question is, why wasn't the campus locked down immediately?
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  -MSNBC is blaming foreigners for several college shootings NightWatcher  Apr-16-07 01:27 PM   #0 
  - I heard that  Bjornsdotter   Apr-16-07 01:28 PM   #1 
  - No mention of Columbine Shooters  chihuahua_mama   Apr-16-07 01:31 PM   #9 
  - We don't need any help  underpants   Apr-16-07 01:28 PM   #2 
  - they learned nothing from the IMUS firing  gasperc   Apr-16-07 01:29 PM   #3 
  - In the ensuing time period is MSNBC reporting how many people  Democrat 4 Ever   Apr-16-07 01:31 PM   # 
  - Blaming minorities works  sandnsea   Apr-16-07 01:31 PM   #8 
  - I'm sure...  Bornaginhooligan   Apr-16-07 01:29 PM   #4 
  - BWHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!  Karenina   Apr-16-07 01:34 PM   #13 
  - Uh oh! Did I just hear that he was wearing a Mariner's cap?  countryjake   Apr-16-07 01:51 PM   #20 
  - I blame mimes.  youthere   Apr-16-07 01:54 PM   #24 
  - xenophobia  ayeshahaqqiqa   Apr-16-07 01:29 PM   #5 
  - So how do they explain  SusanaMontana41   Apr-16-07 01:31 PM   #6 
  - they throw out the numbers that dont fit their argument  NightWatcher   Apr-16-07 01:32 PM   #10 
     - Wish I knew  SusanaMontana41   Apr-16-07 01:34 PM   #11 
  - I heard this several times too, I thought this has been debunked?  48percenter   Apr-16-07 01:31 PM   #7 
  - MSNBC commentary during the past half-hour was disgusting...  countryjake   Apr-16-07 01:39 PM   #16 
  - But, but but  malaise   Apr-16-07 01:34 PM   #12 
  - It is easier than admiting we have internal terrorism  nadinbrzezinski   Apr-16-07 01:36 PM   #14 
  - They mention his nationality because people want to know who was the gunman.  cat_girl25   Apr-16-07 01:39 PM   #15 
  - So, does it really matter?  greyghost   Apr-16-07 01:39 PM   #17 
  - My guess is that a college campus  SheilaT   Apr-16-07 01:42 PM   #19 
     - They had  greyghost   Apr-16-07 01:51 PM   #21 
  - goes directly to the immigration phobia n/t  rumpel   Apr-16-07 01:40 PM   #18 
  - At least it wasn't the rappers. Sharpton, Jackson  The Count   Apr-16-07 01:53 PM   #22 
  - Maybe the "Asian Male", was a born & raised American?  maveric   Apr-16-07 01:54 PM   #23 
  - Actually...  youthere   Apr-16-07 01:56 PM   #25 
  - No, he was a student from China. Here's MSNBC's list of previous campus shootings:  ElizabethDC   Apr-16-07 01:57 PM   #26 
  - I suspect most foreigners watching on CNN International are asking,  BuyingThyme   Apr-16-07 02:00 PM   #27 
  - Bingo  Bjornsdotter   Apr-16-07 02:12 PM   #29 
  - That's about the long and short of it  depakid   Apr-16-07 02:14 PM   #30 
  - I saw that too  cory817   Apr-16-07 02:04 PM   #28 
  - I heard it - they didn't blame, they stated fact on the number of foreign shooters  SayitAintSo   Apr-16-07 02:17 PM   #31 
  - List of Campus Shootings: 9 total; two oriental/asian; today and '91  WiseButAngrySara   Apr-16-07 02:25 PM   #32 

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