maddogdrivethru.net

Open all night
It is currently Mon Oct 22, 2018 3:48 pm

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 659 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62 ... 66  Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: Floride School Shooting at least 15 dead
PostPosted: Wed Apr 11, 2018 8:04 pm 
Offline
Hair in the soap
User avatar

Joined: Wed Nov 12, 2008 12:46 am
Posts: 19222
Reputation points: 18052
nelmsm wrote:
That 5%, or a large chunk of it, that was spent probably went to brothers, cousins, etc. as consultant fees. 5% was probably the most they thought they could get away with.


This.

Would be surprised if there weren't some cronyism, kickbacks, laundering, etc of some funds. That whole county's system is suspect after seeing some of the articles about the place.

_________________
Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Floride School Shooting at least 15 dead
PostPosted: Wed Apr 11, 2018 8:19 pm 
Offline
Hair in the soap
User avatar

Joined: Wed Nov 12, 2008 12:46 am
Posts: 19222
Reputation points: 18052
Vermont and it's RINO pushes out more gun control knee-jerk style?


_________________
Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Floride School Shooting at least 15 dead
PostPosted: Wed Apr 11, 2018 10:11 pm 
Offline
Staff Sergeant

Joined: Tue Dec 16, 2008 7:07 pm
Posts: 3517
Reputation points: 5760
Heh...melee weapons.

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/schoo ... smsnnews11

_________________
"You can always spot the fool. He's the one that's sure he's right."


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Floride School Shooting at least 15 dead
PostPosted: Thu Apr 12, 2018 11:15 am 
Offline
Hair in the soap
User avatar

Joined: Wed Nov 12, 2008 12:46 am
Posts: 19222
Reputation points: 18052
Gump wrote:


How horrible!

Obviously those teachers will now be tempted to mercilessly beat their students to death now that they're armed with bludgeoning weapons.

Ya know.. because weapons force their owners to kill other people. Everyone knows it.

Oh, the humanity!

:P

_________________
Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Floride School Shooting at least 15 dead
PostPosted: Thu Apr 12, 2018 12:04 pm 
Offline
Staff Sergeant

Joined: Tue Dec 16, 2008 7:07 pm
Posts: 3517
Reputation points: 5760
Pound a few big spikes through it and you would not want to be the guy with the gun if 4 or 5 teachers are rushing you...

_________________
"You can always spot the fool. He's the one that's sure he's right."


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Floride School Shooting at least 15 dead
PostPosted: Sun Apr 15, 2018 10:32 am 
Offline
Hair in the soap
User avatar

Joined: Wed Nov 12, 2008 12:46 am
Posts: 19222
Reputation points: 18052
On the large amount of students the media ignored..


_________________
Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Floride School Shooting at least 15 dead
PostPosted: Fri Apr 20, 2018 7:31 pm 
Offline
Sergeant Major
User avatar

Joined: Mon Sep 15, 2008 9:50 pm
Posts: 30874
Location: West coast of the east coast
Reputation points: 20000
From the man who said this:




the union representing more than half his own deputies is now holding a "no-confidence vote" on his leadership abilities:

Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel to face no-confidence vote from his own deputies


Quote:
"The move follows many instances of suspected malfeasance ... and the lack of leadership that has crushed morale throughout the agency," the announcement from the deputies association says.

Bell says the historic move is due to the dysfunction of the office, which has been piling up for years. But it was Israel's behavior after the school shooting that left 17 people dead that pushed the rank and file over the edge, he says. Especially when Israel swiftly blamed school resource officer Scot Peterson for not entering the building and stopping the shooter.

_________________
The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public’s money.
- misattributed to Alexis De Tocqueville

No representations made as to the accuracy of info in posted news articles or links


Top
 Profile E-mail  
 
 Post subject: Re: Floride School Shooting at least 15 dead
PostPosted: Sun Apr 22, 2018 1:45 pm 
Offline
Sergeant Major
User avatar

Joined: Mon Sep 15, 2008 9:50 pm
Posts: 30874
Location: West coast of the east coast
Reputation points: 20000
You can add another (indirect) casualty to the events stemming from the Parkland, FL shooting:

http://www.kvia.com/news/el-paso/umc-an ... /732734213

Quote:
UMC announces memorial for Parkland Middle School boy struck and killed

Posted: Apr 21, 2018 03:05 PM MDT

Updated: Apr 21, 2018 03:05 PM MDT

EL PASO, Texas - University Medical Center has announced a memorial for the Parkland Middle School student struck and killed Friday.

Police say 11-year-old Jonathan Benko was taking part in Parkland Middle School's organized walkout when he and a group of students left the designated walkout area. Police say around 10:30 Friday morning, the group crossed Loop 375 then attempted to cross it again. Benko was the last in the group to cross and was struck by a Ford F150.

Benko sustained serious injuries and was taken to UMC where he died.


Officials say Benko's mother works as a Registered Nurse in UMC's Emergency Department and his uncle, Michael Benko, is also an employee at UMC, where he works as a Respiratory Therapist.

“All of us at UMC are heartbroken by the loss of a child belonging to one of our Associates, especially a child as young as Jonathan,” said Jacob Cintron, UMC President & CEO. “As a father, I can only imagine how hard this must be for Ashley and her family. She is also one of our family at UMC. Our support, thoughts and prayers are with her and her family throughout this difficult time.”

The UMC Foundation has set up a memorial fund in Benko's honor. Contributions to the family can be made by check here:

UMC Foundation
C/O Jonathan Benko Fund
1400 Hardaway, Ste. 220
El Paso, TX, 79903

Contributions paid online can be made HERE.

Mt. Carmel Funeral Home has agreed to donate funeral services to the family.


Some questions that come to mind:
--- Did the student's parent's give prior permission (via permission slips) to allowing their child to participate in this "organized" event?
--- How did these students manage to leave the designated walkout area? Was there a lack of adequate supervision?


My condolences to the parents and family of the student.

_________________
The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public’s money.
- misattributed to Alexis De Tocqueville

No representations made as to the accuracy of info in posted news articles or links


Top
 Profile E-mail  
 
 Post subject: Re: Floride School Shooting at least 15 dead
PostPosted: Sun Apr 22, 2018 9:37 pm 
Offline
Hair in the soap
User avatar

Joined: Wed Nov 12, 2008 12:46 am
Posts: 19222
Reputation points: 18052
chijohnaok wrote:

My condolences to the parents and family of the student.


Also condolences to the poor sap who accidentally struck & killed a kid trying to beat traffic crossing the highway. :?

_________________
Image


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Floride School Shooting at least 15 dead
PostPosted: Tue Apr 24, 2018 3:17 am 
Offline
Sergeant Major
User avatar

Joined: Mon Sep 15, 2008 9:50 pm
Posts: 30874
Location: West coast of the east coast
Reputation points: 20000
https://www.dailywire.com/news/29739/un ... n-saavedra

Quote:
Parkland Student Calls For Confiscation Of All Semi-Automatic Firearms

ByRYAN SAAVEDRA
@REALSAAVEDRA
April 22, 2018

On Sunday, the most recognizable far-left activist from Parkland, Florida, called for the confiscation of all semi-automatic weapons from American society in the wake of a shooting in Tennessee.

Reacting to the shooting at a Waffle House in Tennessee in which several people were shot, far-left activist Emma González immediately attacked the NRA and Smith & Wesson Corp.

After several tweets, González called for the confiscation of all semi-automatic firearms, writing: "Removing the assault and semi-automatic weapons from our Civilian society, instituting thorough background checks and mandatory waiting periods (and raising the buying age and banning the production of high-capacity magazines) are the ways to stop shootings in America."

[multiple tweets]

Emma González

@Emma4Change
Replying to @Emma4Change
(4/4) Removing the assault and semi-automatic weapons from our Civilian society, instituting thorough background checks and mandatory waiting periods (and raising the buying age and banning the production of high-capacity magazines) are the ways to stop shootings in America.

8:45 AM - Apr 22, 2018


González then falsely claimed that mass shootings do not happen in other countries, despite the fact that the worst mass shootings in world history have all happened outside the United States.

Emma González

@Emma4Change
The FBI defines a mass shooting as 4 people killed (not including the shooter). Mass shootings occur in churches, in schools, at concerts, in waffle houses - just about anywhere. Except in other countries. https://twitter.com/cnnbrk/status/988032934337744896

8:49 AM - Apr 22, 2018


The top-6 deadliest mass shootings in world history:

1. 2017 Egyptian Mosque Attack, 305+ deaths
2. 2015 Kenya College Attack, 148 deaths
3. 2014 Pakistan School Massacre, 141 deaths
4. 2015 Paris Attacks, 130 deaths
5. 2011 Norway Attacks, 67 deaths
6. 2013 Kenya Shopping Mall Attack, 67 deaths



Emma González is one of the primary faces of the March for our Lives movement.
I can recall repeatedly hearing Hogg and others saying that 'they didn't want to ban or confiscate all guns; they merely wanted to get rid of assault weapons and high capacity magazines.

Their website Mission Statement states:

Quote:
Specifically, we are working towards…

1. Universal, comprehensive background checks
2. Bringing the ATF into the 21st century with a digitized, searchable database
3. Funds for the Center for Disease Control to research the gun violence epidemic in America
4. High-capacity magazine ban
5. Assault weapons ban

https://marchforourlives.com/mission-statement/

And now she is calling for banning semi-automatic weapons.
That would eliminate all handguns other than revolvers.

---------------

She lies about mass shootings not happening anywhere except in the United States, and now she is expanding the range of guns that they want eliminated.

_________________
The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public’s money.
- misattributed to Alexis De Tocqueville

No representations made as to the accuracy of info in posted news articles or links


Top
 Profile E-mail  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 659 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62 ... 66  Next

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: nelmsm and 16 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group