What's with the sending of deadly packages to Obama, Clinton and even CNN. Is this some kind of hate against democrats? I hope they find the culprits before it starts activating a bunch of crazy mailer types into thinking its the new fad.
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People have always thought it cute to send these type of packages to politicians. Why I do not know but sooner or later they are caught and then prosecuted. I do think that in this day of age that this kind of terrorism is like trying to send a letter via telegraph.
Evacuations, disruption in several states as electronic hoaxer makes false claims that bombs have been hidden in numerous buildings. A string of bomb threats emailed to universities, police departments and news outlets from New York City to Dallas to San Francisco Thursday sent officers scrambling to sort out what appeared to be a nationwide electronic hoax, which aimed to extort bitcoin payments from victims. Ref. USAToday.
10 days, 4 hate crimes: These are the parallel paths of 4 angry men who terrorized America. In the days before the midterm elections, Americans confronted the acts of four men who had reached a point in life where they turned toward violence, and an incident that seems to have given them the final push. Their targets covered the waterfront of hate — Jews. African Americans. Women. Political opponents. And their cases crashed into the national consciousness in a span of 240 hours. Ref. CNN.
The number of crazy people in America is rising but only the crazy ones willing to kill get noticed when its too late. Its time to help the crazy people before they get crazy on the rest of us!
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