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4 shot at Seattle Pacific university Otto Miller hall

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posted on Jun, 6 2014 @ 01:36 AM

originally posted by: Skadi_the_Evil_Elf

So again, the question should be, why are there so many dangerous lunatics running loose to began with? Or if they are relatively normal, then why are they snapping?

The real question is there really " many dangerous lunatics running loose"? With a population of 310 million what is considered the norm? We have this large group of people and when just one of them freaks out it is nationwide coverage.

There are also 500k to million murders every year, WOW! Seems like a wow until you see that it is out of 7 billion people.

So what if 1 in a million freaked out every year that would mean 310 mass killings every year...even 1 in 10 million would still be 31 per year, but it is a lot smaller.

Below is the past 21 years of mass gun killings and as far as I know guns were around the whole time and as readily available. It does seem that there is an up tick over the last few years, so is it really guns or something else? Do we work on the impossible task of keeping guns out of their hands or do we figure out the other factors and eliminate those? Also in 2012/2013 how many were motivated by a copy cat scenario?

2013 five
2012 seven
2011 three
2010 one
2009 four
2008 three
2007 four
2006 three
2005 two
2004 one
2003 one
2002 zero
2001 one
2000 one
1999 five
1998 three
1997 two
1996 one
1995 one
1994 one
1993 four
1992 two

posted on Jun, 6 2014 @ 10:16 PM
Ahhhhh.... the shrinks. The elephant in the mass-shooting room. There they are right on time.
(Public defender Ramona Brandes) said he has long-standing mental health issues and has been treated and medicated in the past....

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