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Old 04-15-2013, 07:43 PM   #1
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Default 2 explosions at Boston Marathon, UPDATE: at least 3 dead, 144 injured

Still developing, but this is horrifying.
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Old 04-15-2013, 07:53 PM   #2
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Frank, there are times to troll, and times not to.

This is terrible. Hopefully everyone is ok.

Of course in this era, one must ask, was this planned? Is it a terrorist attack? Who did it?
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Horrific news.

We'll see what caused them.
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i really really hope its not some kind of a terror attack or something, i hope There an explanation...
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Default Re: 2 explosions at Boston Marathon, UPDATE: at least 2 dead, 23 injured

2 dead and 23 injured now, this is getting bad.
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Default Re: 2 explosions at Boston Marathon, UPDATE: at least 2 dead, 23 injured

Authorities have found 2 other explosive devices in Boston.

Looking more and more like a terrorist attack....
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Awful news.
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Default Re: 2 explosions at Boston Marathon, UPDATE: at least 2 dead, 23 injured

There are more victims reported now--at least 64, but hospitals are reporting over 100.

I live about 5 miles away from the scene of the incident. Didn't go see it though, unlike the rest of the Boston-area community.
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My thoughts very much with the people of America tonight.
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Black humour never kills anyone. Anyway since I don't have any relatives involved, I don't give a damn. No hypocrisy !

Why should an American life be more valuable than that of an Afghan or a Syrian?



Yup neither are Syria and Grenada among others.
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Black humour never kills anyone. Anyway since I don't have any relatives involved, I don't give a damn. No hypocrisy !

Why should an American life be more valuable than that of an Afghan or a Syrian?



Yup neither are Syria and Grenada among others.
Right so Afghan and Syrian lives mean shit as well since these Americans lives don't mean shit.
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I agree American lives aren't worth more than any other. But, but, but: among the two people dead is an 8-year-old-boy. Surely a child's live is worth more than a normal life--all the unlived potential, gone because the poor child went to see something exciting.
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I wonder how many innocent women and children have been killed by the drones
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In order to be a true humanitarian you must discount the lives of anyone killed in a tragedy who happen to be privileged because if you show any signs of grief for these privileged people it automatically means you are discounting the lives of less privileged people.
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