'Mommy, I'm OK but all my friends are dead'

Discussion in 'Current Events' started by Luddly Neddite, Dec 17, 2012.

  1. Luddly Neddite
    Offline

    Luddly Neddite Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Sep 14, 2011
    Messages:
    55,052
    Thanks Received:
    8,687
    Trophy Points:
    2,040
    Ratings:
    +22,153
    Sandy Hook School Girl Plays Dead, Survives Elementary Shooting; Pastor Jim Solomon Recounts Story (VIDEO)

    So much courage from the adults who tried so hard to help, to save the children. And, now this - a little girl who played dead.

    There is just no end to this horror.
     
  2. koshergrl
    Offline

    koshergrl Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Aug 4, 2011
    Messages:
    64,242
    Thanks Received:
    9,699
    Trophy Points:
    2,040
    Ratings:
    +24,879
    And it will continue to happen until we protect our children.
     
  3. rightwinger
    Offline

    rightwinger Paid Messageboard Poster Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Aug 4, 2009
    Messages:
    126,762
    Thanks Received:
    20,635
    Trophy Points:
    2,190
    Location:
    NJ & MD
    Ratings:
    +49,788
    Horrific that a child would have to cope with that
     
  4. koshergrl
    Offline

    koshergrl Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Aug 4, 2011
    Messages:
    64,242
    Thanks Received:
    9,699
    Trophy Points:
    2,040
    Ratings:
    +24,879
    So let us protect them.
     
  5. Luddly Neddite
    Offline

    Luddly Neddite Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Sep 14, 2011
    Messages:
    55,052
    Thanks Received:
    8,687
    Trophy Points:
    2,040
    Ratings:
    +22,153
    Hard to imagine what they have to deal with now. How can they understand what adults don't? Its impossible for any of us to understand little babies with "multiple" gun shots because the shooter had a semi-automatic/30 round magazine.

    And, on the other side of the world, little Chinese babies having to cope with (single) non-lethal knife wounds. Those children are suffering too but at least they get to live.
     
  6. Political Junky
    Online

    Political Junky Gold Member

    Joined:
    May 27, 2009
    Messages:
    20,752
    Thanks Received:
    3,111
    Trophy Points:
    280
    Ratings:
    +6,338
    Will that little girl ever have a normal life after enduring that?
     
  7. Soggy in NOLA
    Offline

    Soggy in NOLA Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Jul 31, 2009
    Messages:
    34,648
    Thanks Received:
    4,562
    Trophy Points:
    1,130
    Ratings:
    +13,565
    Wow.. you'll politicize pretty much anything huh?
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1
  8. Politico
    Offline

    Politico Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jul 5, 2011
    Messages:
    13,855
    Thanks Received:
    937
    Trophy Points:
    175
    Ratings:
    +1,491
    Sure she will.
     
  9. Noomi
    Offline

    Noomi Ninja Kicker Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2012
    Messages:
    18,121
    Thanks Received:
    3,479
    Trophy Points:
    255
    Location:
    Australia
    Ratings:
    +3,878
    For as long as America clings to its gun culture, this will continue to happen. More guns won't solve the problem - it will make it worse, and I guess you would want to solve that problem with yet more guns.
     
  10. syrenn
    Offline

    syrenn BANNED

    Joined:
    May 10, 2010
    Messages:
    47,839
    Thanks Received:
    10,388
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +10,408
    less guns wont solve the problem either noomi.
     

Share This Page