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  1. TL1000RSquid

    TL1000RSquid ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ

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    At Least One Person Shot at Toys-R-Us in Palm Desert
    http://www.kesq.com/Global/story.asp?S=9427148&nav=menu191_2
    Posted: Nov 28, 2008 02:39 PM

    Updated: Nov 28, 2008 03:33 PM
    BREAKING NEWS: At Least One Shot at Toys-R-Us in Palm Desert (11/28)

    By News Channel 3

    Black Friday has turned violent after reports of shots fired at the Toys-R-Us on Highway 111 in Palm Desert.

    Riverside County Sheriff's Deputies tell News Channel 3 at least one people was shot. One person, a juvenile, was reportedly held by police.

    The incident happened just before 11:30 a.m. at the store located at 72314 Highway 111, according to deputies on scene.

    Deputies told News Channel 3 that some shoppers inside were evacuated while others were kept in the store shortly after shooting as deputies swept the store for suspects.

    Authorities are possibly looking for a green-colored getaway car, either a Nissan Maxima or a Kia.

    Riverside County Sheriff's Department as well as officers from the Cathedral City and Indio police departments are on scene.

    News Channel 3 has a crew on the scene and we'll bring you live updates on the air and online at KESQ.com
     
  2. Rev Happy

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    People are so stupid.
     
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    THT The easy way is always mined

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    And people are bitching about their mortgages, car payments, credit card debt, etc. and how we're in a depression necessitating an economic handout from the government :rolleyes:
     
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    story has been updated--- http://www.kesq.com/Global/story.asp?S=9427148&nav=menu191_2

    looks like two are dead.

    no good can come from this
     
  6. PC Principle

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    We must ban Wii.
     
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    preban Wii with 2 extra high capacity wiimotes. $2,000
     
  8. PC Principle

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    Post ban wii-motes must be made of foam. That way you cannot hurt cops by throwing it at them.
     
  9. Scrooge McDuck

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    10 day wait before buying a Wii

    limit one game or wiimote per 30 day period.

    background checks.
     
  10. twistid

    twistid Banged By Super Models Moderator

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    i know it may seem i'm overreacting, but something seriously needs to be done... obama should start up a special police squad, that goes to homes of regisitered wii owners... where they would give fair market price, for all wii and wii related items.
     
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    I think this was actually in New York. yeah, me and my wife and my kiddo, slept in, made ham omlettes with last nights ham and went shopping at 2pm. No one around, parked rite up front, no line to pay for our shit.

    I'm good with Black Friday sales, I did 90% of my shopping on line this year. Other than that, I'm staying away from the malls this year, people die in our malls, fuck that noise. I threw my IDPA gear on, only thing missing was my plugs and glasses. lol
     
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    Damn, did you read the story? Guy got killed in NY, and the woman and baby were fine. RIF

    Although I completely agree with your sentiment. It's a sad commentary on our society when materialism outweighs common decency.
     
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    This may be sort of OT but I wonder how accurate a commentary it is. Don't forget the butcher pieces we see all the time about guns. The wal-mart guy has been written up in most stories as "trampled to death." Some of the stories coming out now say he actually had a heart attack.

    The TRU story has often been reported as perhaps a dispute over a product but "In a statement, Toys R Us stressed that the shooting appeared to stem from a 'personal dispute,' adding it would be 'inaccurate to associate the events of today with Black Friday.'" All of us here were already thinking we knew what the real deal probably was here already right?

    How accurate are the rest of the details, how much embellishment is given? I don't really think I'm an optimist about human behavior, but I've learned to not to be too quick in assuming any news story is right.
     
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  16. JaimeZX

    JaimeZX Formerly of :Sep 2001: fame - Also: Sprout Crew OT Supporter

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    Your second insightful post today, sir. (That I've read.)
     

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