April, Bloody April

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  1. chapped

    chapped Well-Known Member

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    April 19, 1993 - Waco Texas

    April 15, 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing

    April 19, 1995 Oklahoma Bombing

    April 20, 1999- Columbine High School massacre

    April 16, 2007 - VA Tech Massacre
     
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    Tinman Well-Known Member

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    Spring fever?:dontknow:
     
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    chapped Well-Known Member

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    Hitlers Bday week is more like it...

    Not lost on anyone that today's bombs on Tax Day
     
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    BrerJimmy Well-Known Member

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    Don't forget that 4/20 when I got super-stoned and whacked my shin on the coffee table. I should've gone for stitches.
     
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    chapped Well-Known Member

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    Never forget indeed
     
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    Abraham Lincoln was shot April 14, 1865
     
  7. chapped

    chapped Well-Known Member

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    Martin L King Jr was April 4, 1968
     
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    Wasn't the Civil War kicked off on April 12th or 13th as well?
     
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    chapped Well-Known Member

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    you are correct it was
     
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    I guess there's already that Saudi national in custody but have to say, having been at the boston marathon the day waco happened, the bombing it immediately made me think back to how McVeigh's OKC bombing was somewhat related to/retaliation for govt's intrusion.

    I guess it matters little in the end what the motive is, surprised we've been lucky enough to avoid one on domestic soil this long.
     
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    April 5, 1986 - A bomb exploded at a popular discotheque frequented by American military personnel in West Berlin, killing two U.S. soldiers and a Turkish woman. American intelligence analysts attributed the attack to Muammar Qaddafi of Libya. Nine days later, President Ronald Reagan ordered a retaliatory air strike against Libya.

    April 7, 1712 - In New York City, 27 black slaves rebelled, shooting nine whites as they attempted to put out a fire started by the slaves. The state militia was called out to capture the rebels. Twenty one of the slaves were executed and six committed suicide.

    April 15, 1912 - In the icy waters off Newfoundland, the luxury liner Titanic with 2,224 persons on board sank at 2:27 a.m. after striking an iceberg just before midnight. Over 1,500 persons drowned while 700 were rescued by the liner Carpathia which arrived about two hours after Titanic went down.

    Maybe next year we should miss April and go straight to May, it would have the added benefit of getting to summer quicker.





     
  12. chapped

    chapped Well-Known Member

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    Guess that is no longer the case. . There is no suspect as of this post