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Baseball player killed in Oklahoma
Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 8/20/2013 2:56:29 PM

OKLAHOMA CITY -- An Australian man attending an Oklahoma college on a baseball scholarship was shot and killed in what police described Monday as a random act of violence by three "bored" teenagers who decided to kill someone for the fun of it. Christopher Lane, 22, of Melbourne, was found dead Friday while visiting the town of Duncan, where his girlfriend and her family live. Three boys, ages 15, 16, and 17, are in custody and face a court appearance Tuesday afternoon.Duncan Police Chief Danny Ford said Monday a woman called 911 after she saw Lane stagger across the road


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Muncsdad, 8/20/2013 3:02:44 PM     (No. 9482891)

I am sure the media will make this a huge story. And I´m sure Obama will jump in the middle of it to condemn the killers and punish their families.

And I´m sure Sharpton, Jackson and the Hollywood elite will all march demanding justice.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: chicodon, 8/20/2013 3:03:41 PM     (No. 9482892)

I had to go all the way to the Australian press to find the identities of the perps. The reason is that they are black.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: JoniTx, 8/20/2013 3:06:33 PM     (No. 9482897)

Here´s a link to the Daily Mail, UK: (photographs)


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Reply 4 - Posted by: FL_Absentee_Voter, 8/20/2013 3:08:42 PM     (No. 9482904)

As I correctly predicted in a previous thread, the violence is considered "random" according to ap. Not bragging, though - this one was too easy.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Country Boy, 8/20/2013 3:14:34 PM     (No. 9482914)

In a total outburst of non-PC honesty, this is ONE of the reasons that blacks were enslaved. Many of them need forced moral guidelines, 24X7.

Yes, we need some reparations. How about American Blacks make some reparations to their American white victims?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: FlatCityGirl, 8/20/2013 3:17:53 PM     (No. 9482917)

Folks, let me tell you something. It´s time to start being very afraid. If this can happen in Duncan, Oklahoma --a wide spot in the road by most standards, it can happen anywhere.

This is what 0b@$trd and Eric The Red hath wrought. They --and their Henchmen [Oprah included], have been working night and day to divide this nation along every fault line known to man, but the most serious is "race."

When one of the wealthiest women on the planet can get the press she did by claiming she was discriminated against because of her race, and when Cook in Savannah, Georgia can have her life ruined because of something she said 30 years ago, what do you think is happening? What do you think the Left is fomenting?

We may be coming to a time when it´s open season on Whitey.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: JLoophole, 8/20/2013 3:21:01 PM     (No. 9482921)

My heart just goes out to the family of this innocent victim. Australians are having a field day with our gun laws over this vile and horrid act of senseless insane behavior. As I told my husband today, I´m not sure I heard anyone condemning cars when that man ran down the crowd in Venice CA and killed the Italian newlywed woman. Same exact situation. Someone randomly decided to kill, and used the weapon at hand. Those boys could just as easily run the victim down as he jogged. And our gun laws ALREADY prohibit criminals from owning guns.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: georgia peach, 8/20/2013 3:27:32 PM     (No. 9482931)

You can google daily mail Chris Lane and see pictures of these killers.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Japanorama, 8/20/2013 3:28:56 PM     (No. 9482933)

Unfortunately, it has come to this:
We need a smartphone app that shows which neighborhoods to avoid.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: SpeedMaster, 8/20/2013 3:34:10 PM     (No. 9482940)

The black community needs to come to grips with this. When I first saw the story I thought there was a good chance the perps were black, why(?), because the perps usually are.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: TakeBackAmerica, 8/20/2013 3:35:34 PM     (No. 9482942)

Now they´re trying to repay Whitey for Travon Martin. The conservative blacks who appear on Fox News condemn this mess, but that´s as far as it goes.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: NavalAviatorRet, 8/20/2013 3:38:40 PM     (No. 9482947)

#6, if and when it becomes open season on "Whitey", the "non-whiteys" need to keep in mind that a large percentage of us not only shoot back, but are armed most of the time. Might actually fix quite a few of the problems that we are experiencing in is country if you think about it.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: TakeBackAmerica, 8/20/2013 3:41:35 PM     (No. 9482955)

#12. Right you are. And if we weren´t armed and dangerous before all this, we (by and large) sure are now.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Ruhn, 8/20/2013 3:42:37 PM     (No. 9482958)

Funny, the names or the pictures of the perps are conspicuously absent from the AP and ESPN stories. The British and Australian press had no qualms about posting them.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: moonlightflip, 8/20/2013 3:47:08 PM     (No. 9482967)

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Reply 16 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 8/20/2013 3:47:46 PM     (No. 9482969)

It is outrageous...and quite ominous...that both this story and a similar one in CNN fail to mention that these were, as usual, Negro boys.

Were it not for the foreign press, this crucial bit of this news story would have been suppressed.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: FlatCityGirl, 8/20/2013 3:48:10 PM     (No. 9482970)

For sure. 0b@$tard has done more for gun sales than any other president. I know we´re armored up and armed up and ammoed up in this household more than ever before.

I suspect there are more black-on-white crime than the media ever reports, but because this victim is from Australia, and Australia is making noise, and the media figure they can use the killing to push the gun ban [not gun control, Gun Ban] issue, it´s being reported.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: FL_Absentee_Voter, 8/20/2013 3:48:26 PM     (No. 9482972)

It´s worse than that, #9 - the app would have indicated you´d be perfectly safe in Duncan, OK.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: moonlightflip, 8/20/2013 3:54:04 PM     (No. 9482984)

Decades ago, after seeing A Clockwork Orange,
I feared for the future. Well, these 3 soul-less creatures brought that future into the present.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: MMC, 8/20/2013 4:04:27 PM     (No. 9482996)

With media 24/7 the stories of crime are more noticeable. I think that race riots of the 70´s were just as scary. I am not underplaying this tragedy, just saying this type of crime has been around.

What is hypocritical- Criminals are criminals regardless of color. Was the ball player sought out because of color? Then it is a hate crime.. Or should be as such...

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Pearson365, 8/20/2013 4:11:50 PM     (No. 9483007)

NBC is surely editing the 911 call to Duncan´s PD to show that baseball player said "shooter is black" rather than "shot in back". NY Times is most likely preparing to call victim a "white Australian" while WaPo is burying story on bottom of page 17. CNN is surely hosting a forum on "Why Australian visitors are arrested more often than New Zealanders" Finallly, MSNBC´s Melissa Perry-Imnuts is having earrings made out of baseballs to show her solidarity with the 3 thugs while Al Sharpton prepares another tribute show to Trayvon.

What is frightening is that in addition to having 2% of our population comprised of violent black males, we have a news media that is actually misleading us about this criminal element. Add in fact that police departments are extremely cautious in stopping and arresting blacks for fear of profiling coupled with Obama´s "blacks can only be victims" maddnes and we have a very serious societal problem. Things are going to get much worse.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: jdmii, 8/20/2013 4:13:14 PM     (No. 9483010)

If obama had three sons...

Must not have any of clinton´s midnight basketball in Duncan.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: shamus, 8/20/2013 4:13:28 PM     (No. 9483011)

Another case of racism.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Rafter, 8/20/2013 4:26:55 PM     (No. 9483028)

These thugs are O-Bomber´s home version of the network hit... "My Three Sons"

O-Bomber instructed them most carefully...

"If there´s a knife fight... or no fight... bring a gun! Need I add... Get Whitey!"
"The police acted stupidly, of course... "

What civil rights violations will the Weiner-Holder at the Dept. of Just-Us
manage to investigate... ?

"Bueller?... Bueller?... "

And now we add another memorial plaque at...
Fort Marcy Park...
Hill-err-ee-ass´ other home...
For whom the bell tolls...

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Az Roadrunner, 8/20/2013 4:31:41 PM     (No. 9483034)

No laws in the world have any effect upon people who have no regard for life. The shooter should face the death penalty for his wonton action. My heart goes out to the family of the victim.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: GringoinQuito, 8/20/2013 4:57:44 PM     (No. 9483067)

Not one word about the race of these niglets, yet the news regarding Zimmerman and Saint Trayvon was full of racial identification.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: fleetusa, 8/20/2013 5:12:21 PM     (No. 9483083)

If Choom had spent the first years of his Presidency working on the economy like Reagan rather than chasing legislative economic downers and Nobel prizes, there would be more jobs and even teens would be having small jobs. This wouldn´t happen.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: TXknitter, 8/20/2013 5:14:54 PM     (No. 9483085)

The Daily Mail and the Australian papers are reporting all the details. FOX left out all the important facts every time they have discussed it today. THANK YOU to those journalists because our Amercan media is pathetic. This is such an important story. How horrible for the family!

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Stlouislaxbros dad, 8/20/2013 5:28:52 PM     (No. 9483107)

The parents of these murderous thugs seem to want to feed us nonsense...and proclaim the innocence of their nice kids...and seems to want us to believe that the Australian died from old age.

And to those in Australia who want to attack us for our 2nd amendment... note one very important thing.

These were NOT NRA members.. and certainly NOT Republicans.

But hey... let´s talk about Trayvon..another thug who they portray as just an innocent baby...instead of the thug who broke a man´s nose and smashed the man´s head on the concrete.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: lostinmassachusetts, 8/20/2013 6:39:53 PM     (No. 9483203)

The AP calls this a random act of violence. I call it another black on white hate crime. This will not stop until the perps start facing severe punishment. The state do not want to do this, so the people will need to force them to.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: Blue hen1, 8/20/2013 7:10:57 PM     (No. 9483250)

Justice for Trayvon

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Reply 32 - Posted by: udanja99, 8/20/2013 7:13:44 PM     (No. 9483253)

This all goes back to Holder refusing to prosecute the Black Panthers for voter intimidation - he sent a message to the black community that they were home free and could get away with anything as long as he and the messiah are in power.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: blizzard, 8/20/2013 9:15:16 PM     (No. 9483365)

One of my white co-workers´ response to this story was that we need to either get rid of guns or get rid of Oklahoma. What a POS.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: TakeBackAmerica, 8/20/2013 9:25:58 PM     (No. 9483370)

Surprised O´Reilly refused to address this one, saying it was a local story despite the wanton nature of the boys´ reason for the cold-blooded murder. Sounds like he doesn´t want to get a rep for commenting on every notable black-white killing.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: dvc, 8/20/2013 10:16:05 PM     (No. 9483434)

There is a degree of violence and pure evil in black culture today that is getting very difficult to pretend to ignore, or to explain away. These young thugs are a cancer on our society.

96% of killers in Chicago are black or Hispanic. Think about that. Only 4 out of 100 murders are by white folks.
So, is guessing that a suspicious black or Hispanic person as more likely to be a violent criminal than a suspicious white person an error? No. Ignoring this HUGE racial disparity is impossible. Pretending it is not there is stupid beyond belief, yet all of Amercan media are covering up this issue as much as they can.
To even mention that the overwhelming majority of violence is perpetrated by blacks and Hispanics is to risk being called a racist for noticing the "elephant in the room".

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Reply 36 - Posted by: Tianne, 8/20/2013 11:37:20 PM     (No. 9483504)

This occurred last Friday for goodness sakes - where has been the media outrage?

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Reply 37 - Posted by: lylacat, 8/21/2013 1:16:06 AM     (No. 9483557)

And both 0bama and 0prah are outraged when their blacks are treated differently.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: Harlowe, 8/21/2013 1:27:31 AM     (No. 9483567)

The SupremeCourt decisions in 1962 and 1963 prohibited prayer in public schools. Atheist Madalyn Murray O’Hair’s lawsuit led to a SupremeCourt ruling in 1963 that ended official Bible reading in public schools. In 1973, the Supreme Court decision on Roe v Wade nullified state statutes that existed from at least 1900. The counterculture of the 1960s derided traditional American values—home, family, religion.

This country is experiencing no fear of God, no regard for human life; for many, abortion and murder are of little or no concern. Fear of God is necessary for sound public morality.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/21/2013 1:59:47 AM     (No. 9483582)

All juveniles. How much will their incarceration cost taxpayers ? The mother/s of these kids needs to be held responsible and should sit in jail along side the kids.

How many realize whites have an unauthorized curfew because of feral black kids ? How many whites refuse to go out after dark all across this country ?

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Reply 40 - Posted by: TakeBackAmerica, 8/21/2013 6:58:25 AM     (No. 9483711)

feral black kids...

Good usage. Tnx

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‘Racist, Misogynist, Money-Grubbing’ GOP Wins

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National Review Online, by Andrew Johnson    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/22/2014 4:42:50 PM     Post Reply
New audio reveals an Eastern Connecticut State University professor warning that Republicans will “want things to go back — not to to 1955, but to 1855? if they win control of Congress in November. Republican victories could also put him out of a job, he cautioned. “We will live in a very, very, very different kind of country if that happens,” Professor Brent Terry told students in his Introduction to Creative Writing course, according to audio obtained by Campus Reform. “I mean, colleges will start closing up if these people have their way.” Over the course of his rant, Terry characterized conservatives

But Seriously, Just How
Slow-Witted is John Boehner?

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American Thinker, by C. Edmund Wright    Original Article
Posted By: quantumman- 4/21/2014 7:22:21 AM     Post Reply
As he moves from lobbyists to the golf course, from press conferences to the tanning bed, he remains oblivious to all that is around him. He has power, incredible power, and yet to this day he has no understanding of the election that made it so. Moreover, all around him are astonishing opportunities for him to be an historic figure -- one who could and should be the man who did more than any other single person in turning back the red tide of Obama. It’s all there for Speaker of the House, and yet John Boehner manages to miss

Benghazi attack could have been prevented if
US hadn´t ´switched sides in the War on Terror´
and allowed $500 MILLION of weapons to reach
al-Qaeda militants, reveals damning report

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Daily Mail [UK], by David Martosko    Original Article
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The Citizens Commission on Benghazi, a self-selected group of former top military officers, CIA insiders and think-tankers, declared Tuesday in Washington that a seven-month review of the deadly 2012 terrorist attack has determined that it could have been prevented – if the U.S. hadn´t been helping to arm al-Qaeda militias throughout Libya a year earlier. ´The United States switched sides in the war on terror with what we did in Libya, knowingly facilitating the provision of weapons to known al-Qaeda militias and figures,´ Clare Lopez, a member of the commission and a former CIA officer, told MailOnline. She blamed the Obama administration

Would YOU be underwater if the
polar caps melted? Map reveals
what our planet would look like
if sea levels rose by 260ft

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Daily Mail (UK), by Ellie Zolfagharifard    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/21/2014 5:20:21 PM     Post Reply
Global sea levels have risen by 8 inches (20cm) since 1880 and scientists predict they could rise up to 3ft (98cm) by 2100. But despite the UN’s recent threats of war, famine and extreme weather, such a dramatically different world caused by sea level rise can be hard to imagine. To help picture the future, Martin Vargic, an amateur graphic designer from Slovakia, has created a map depicting the planet with sea levels around 260ft (79m) higher than they are today. He imagines what Earth would look like if the ice sheets surrounding the North and South poles melted, releasing

Reid: ´We Are a Nation of Laws,
Not of Men and Women´

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Cybercast News Service, by Susan Jones    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/22/2014 10:53:27 AM     Post Reply
It may not be tomorrow, but Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) says "something will happen" to force a Nevada rancher to obey a court order to stop grazing his cattle on federal land and pay his grazing fees. "It´s obvious that you can´t just walk away from this," Reid said in an April 18 interview with a Nevada´s KSNV-TV News 3 program “What’s Your Point?” "You can´t have a law that is -- we´re a nation of laws, not of men and women," he said. (Video) Reid noted that most cattlemen pay their taxes, pay their fees, and follow

You´re on the clock:
Doctors rush patients out the door

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USA Today*, by Roni Caryn Rabin    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/21/2014 4:35:59 AM     Post Reply
Joan Eisenstodt didn´t have a stopwatch when she went to see an ear, nose and throat specialist recently, but she is certain the physician was not in the exam room with her for more than three or four minutes. "He looked up my nose, said it was inflamed, told me to see the nurse for a prescription and was gone," said the 66-year-old Washington, D.C., consultant, who was suffering from an acute sinus infection. When she started protesting the doctor´s choice of medication, "He just cut me off totally," she said. "I´ve never been in and out from a visit faster." These days,

The Increasing Desperation of Democrats
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National Review Online, by John Fund    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 4/21/2014 5:19:02 AM     Post Reply
Harry Reid isn’t backing down from his claim that rancher Cliven Bundy’s supporters are “domestic terrorists.” It’s astonishing rhetoric given the White House’s characterization of the mass shooting by a genuine terrorist, Major Nidal Hasan, who killed 13 Americans at the Fort Hood Army base after yelling “Allahu Akbar!” (God is great.) Rather than labeling Hasan’s actions “domestic terrorism,” the Obama administration is prosecuting him for having committed “workplace violence.” Democratic rhetoric is become ever more desperate and overheated as we approach the November midterm elections. Last week, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said that GOP positions on immigration were motivated by

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