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  •  Snark, but true (8+ / 0-)

    How many Americans are aware of the Clackamas (Oregon) Town Center shooting?

    Mainstream media covered it that night as it happened, but  have you heard of it much since, unless you live in the PNW?

    Two deaths and one serious injury, and America barely blinked.

    © grover


    So if you get hit by a bus tonight, would you be satisfied with how you spent today, your last day on earth? Live like tomorrow is never guaranteed, because it's not. -- Me.

    by grover on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 11:57:38 AM PST

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    •  Except that one of the victims-- (5+ / 0-)
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      --Steve Forsyth, was the son-in-law of a close acquaintance.

      So, some of us have blinked hard. And cried too.

      jw1

      “If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought.” --Peace Pilgrim

      by jw1 on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 12:55:43 PM PST

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    •  I was there, in the Barnes and Noble, when (1+ / 0-)
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      The shooting started.  There was a lot of coverage of it, for about two days...then it was quickly eclipsed.

      When banjos are outlawed, only outlaws will have banjos.

      by Bisbonian on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 02:36:37 PM PST

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      •  There's been a lot of coverage in Seattle news. (0+ / 0-)

        But in Northern CA news, after the first day, pretty much nothing.

        Kind of amazing, when you think about it....

        © grover


        So if you get hit by a bus tonight, would you be satisfied with how you spent today, your last day on earth? Live like tomorrow is never guaranteed, because it's not. -- Me.

        by grover on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 04:30:07 PM PST

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