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    Fort Hood.

    1 dead, 14 injured in another Fort Hood shooting today. They think the shooter is dead too but its not confirmed yet. What is wrong with these people..........

    http://news.yahoo.com/official-1-dea...232511359.html
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    Just heard they confirmed the shooter dead, killed himself. I just don't understand it!! I am worried what its going to be like when my kids get older and they start having kids. Just is getting worse and worse!!

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    I dont get it either. Right or wrong I can see why some people kill another person but this opening fire on random ppl makes no sense at all to me. Especially in the military.
    "Now two flags fly above my land that really sum up how I fee. One is the colors that fly high and proud The red, the white, the blue. The other one's got a rattlesnake With a simple statement made "Don't tread on me" is what it says and I'll take that to my grave. Because this is me. I'm proud to be American and strong in my beliefs. And I've said it before but I'll say it again 'Cause my family's always fought and died to save this land. And a country boy is all I'll ever be."

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    Mm, the world is crazy. And the kids in today's high school aren't all that bright either.
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    The 1 that did it was 34 and in the army. Now it says he killed 3 and himself. I dont know any more then that but it aint right when a guy wearing your uniform turns on you like that.
    "Now two flags fly above my land that really sum up how I fee. One is the colors that fly high and proud The red, the white, the blue. The other one's got a rattlesnake With a simple statement made "Don't tread on me" is what it says and I'll take that to my grave. Because this is me. I'm proud to be American and strong in my beliefs. And I've said it before but I'll say it again 'Cause my family's always fought and died to save this land. And a country boy is all I'll ever be."

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    Ppl are crazy.

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    just crazy.

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    Just saw this on the news. What a sad day. They said he was being threaded for mental issues from being deployed.
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    The really sad thing (in addition to the dead and injured) is that this was probably preventable. We have a broken system when it comes to background checks. He bought the handgun recently off post. As soon as he started the evaluation process and treatment for depression and possible brain injury, the Army should have notified the FBI (who does the background checks) to indicate his situation and keep him from passing the background check as he obviously lied on the background form he filled out.

    A really sad deal for sure.
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    Sad deal, just dont understand why people do this. Wish they would seek out help before even thinking of doing such a thing.

 

 

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