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Old 2nd October 2017, 11:00 PM
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As of the time of this post apparently over 50 people have been shot by a gunman (killed by police) who opened fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Hotel into a Country Music Festival below. 200 injured.

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Old 2nd October 2017, 11:20 PM
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As of the time of this post apparently over 50 people have been shot by a gunman (killed by police) who opened fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Hotel into a Country Music Festival below. 200 injured.

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Old 2nd October 2017, 11:23 PM
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Yeah saw that just before, horrible.. :-/
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Old 2nd October 2017, 11:24 PM
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Christ.
It seems he had access to automatic weapons with considerable magazine capacity or were light machine guns.

Elevation and a crowd of people to massacre.
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Old 2nd October 2017, 11:50 PM
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Open carry state in the US, you want a machine gun, just carry it around.
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Old 2nd October 2017, 11:59 PM
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Speaking about open carry, reading about this group lately, little concerned about the result of an armed clash with white supremacists..

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Redneck_Revolt

They have been around a while but seemed to be somewhat dormant until trump and now membership seems to be growing.

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/...scism-far-left
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The question to be asked is that of motivation of the shooter. A Las Vegas country music festival would represent ungodly fleshly revelry in the mind of the Christian zealot. Mere speculation. We will find out soon enough. But if so, this tragedy would not make for good press for religion.

The other question is, what will Trump have to say about gun control? God bless America?

Gun sales will soar now. Since Trump has fully endorsed the NRA, and seriously weakened Obama's background checks, sales have actually been well down. When Obama talked of gun control after a massacre, gun sales increased, to the delight of manufacturers. People feared the president was going to take their guns away, and besides they now really needed to protect themselves against shooters.
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406 being treated in hospital.
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And gun stock prices have been given a boost, nothing like a mass shooting to help gun sales?

ABC news radio reported the same this morning..

https://www.inquisitr.com/4531296/gu...7b1b4a01a12704
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And gun stock prices have been given a boost, nothing like a mass shooting to help gun sales?

ABC news radio reported the same this morning..

https://www.inquisitr.com/4531296/gu...7b1b4a01a12704
Same when Sandy Hook etc happened.
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