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Some photos with no backstory are making the rounds, showing what appears to be an Indianapolis police sniper checking out his post in the rafters of Lucas Oil Stadium in the hours or days before the Super Bowl, a post that would be manned when the game began. Yes, we know there's nothing surprising about trained marksmen working the biggest sporting event of the year. We also know it's pretty damn cool to see what the Super Bowl snipers are working with.
It's standard operating procedure to have an invisible law enforcement presence at any high-profile event, let alone one with the atte
Truly sad what our world has come to.
Thanks for sharing.
I have no doubt they are real.
Sporting events by their very nature attract the attention of millions of people worldwide which unfortunately makes them powerful targets for terrorist trying to make a statement to the world just as the 9 11 terrorist attacks did in 2001.
1972 – Palestinian terrorists attack Israeli team at Munich Olympics
1996 – Atlanta Olympic Games targeted with a pipe bomb
2002 – Terrorists bomb Madrid on Champions League semi-final day
2006 – Iraqi athletes get targeted
2009 – Sri Lankan cricket team bus attacked
Originally posted by milkyway12
this could very easily be real. The Super Bowl is a perfect attack for a suicide bomber or car bomb or simply some one unloading an extended clip uzi into your rib cage at the game. Every single round will nearly make contact with flesh , and they are EASY to conceal.
Hundreds of people would easily be killed if there isnt a quick trigger ready.edit on 8-2-2012 by milkyway12 because: (no reason given)