In article <3daddbfa.4429967 at newsgroups.bellsouth.net> JDay123 at BellSouth.net (Jd) writes:
<cary at afone.as.arizona.edu (Cary Kittrell) wrote:
<>In article <3dad8181.6338591 at newsgroups.bellsouth.net> JDay123 at BellSouth.net (Jd) writes:
<><cary at afone.as.arizona.edu (Cary Kittrell) wrote:
<><>In article <d2iq9.145286$S32.10306136 at news2.west.cox.net> "John Knight" <jwknight at polbox.com> writes:
<><><But, compared to what's happening WITHIN the US, what's happening in
<><><Palestine is MINUTE. Just in the last 6 weeks:
<><><2,077 AMERICANS were murdered!
<><><4,846 AMERICANS died in traffic accidents!!
<><><3,566 AMERICANS committed suicide!!!
<><><2,890 AMERICANS died of cirrhosis.
<><><3,592 AMERICANS died of AIDS.
<><><7,127 AMERICANS died of diabetes.
<><><9,661 AMERICANS died of the flu and pneumonia.
<><><62,254 AMERICANS died of cancer.
<><><84,691 AMERICANS died of heart disease.
<><>And ten Americans shot by a sniper got far more ink than the above.
<><Which beggs the question "how could such a thing happen within
<><spittin' distance of Washingto D.C."? Could it be that most of the
<><folks in that area can't carry firearms and the sniper knows it?
<><Which beggs another question "why can't folks carry firearms to
<><Which begs the answer...... "liberals".
<>Which begs the question: why did the shooter decide to move
<>his activities from Maryland, with its strict gun controls,
<>to Virginia, with its quite permissive gun legislation (or
<I don't know. Why?
Apparently because he feels no more at risk in Virginia, with
easy RTC, than he does in Maryland with it's stringent gun