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13 years on...

still a shocking event.

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Never heard of it.
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Ugly xenophobic American Warning!!

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Never heard of it.
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Most Americans are familiar with the political aftermath than the actual event.
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Never heard of it.
Why am I not surprised... please go back to your regular channels... Fox News and Dancing with the Stars should be pre programmed on your remote control. You will feel more secure, sane and unmolested.
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Most Americans are familiar with the political aftermath than the actual event.
Yes...the banning of firearms in that country

I'm not a real dickhead...but I acted like one in high school.
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I guess, kinda dated tho, see Va Tech.

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I had not realized it had been that long. Wow. And it was truly a catalyst event on the world stage.

It's legacy makes Va Tech or Binghamton seem oddly even more out of place when you place them side by side.


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