Skip to comments.Taliban Chief Claims Responsibility for N.Y. Shooting Massacre
Posted on 04/04/2009 3:18:28 AM PDT by Westlander
A Pakistani Taliban militant leader has claimed responsibility for the attack on a U.S. immigration center in New York state in which 13 people were killed, Reuters reported.
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I dunno, in many of the pictures from NY there are a lot of people wearing the headscarves. Makes me think there may be a high percentage of muslims in that center. Why would they come over here to attack muslims?
Besides I would think they would go for a higher profile target and not a community center type place.
Doubt it. The shooter was a recently fired IBM employee from Viet Nam.
Really? If true, it’s a bad sign; I always wondered if they’d start small-scale stuff like car bombings or shooting massacres. But it’s hard to know whether this is true or not.
I wonder how the press/open-borders crowd will spin this, if true.
Psychotic breakdown = Taliban.
Satanic possession = Taliban.
However in this case it’s unlikely that the Vietnamese refugee was Taliban or any other Islamic nutjob, no matter how responsible Islam may be for much of the worlds hateful, psychotic, and purely evil behavior.
What’s in this jihadi’s drinking water?
He said, “They were my men.”
Apparently, only 1 guy did the shooting and he’s dead.
That guy is NOT confused. He knows exactly what he’s doing.
From the comments on that first link
“Don’t be surprised that this guy may very well been a psuedo fan of the Hannity’s,Dobbs’, Limbaughs’ and O’reillys’ of the world. For all of their Anti-immigrant, homophobic, boderline racist nightly rantings on tv, these are the kind of Lunatics that they attract. I don’t suggest that those jokers condone this after all they will put their own anti-immigrant spin on this but the blood of the victims is on their hands too.”
And here I always thought it was the fascists who killed people wholesale and not religious conservatives.
“I always wondered if theyd start small-scale stuff like car bombings or shooting massacres”
Not IF, WHEN.
And thats why I don’t think this is a taliban effort. They would send a suicide bomber to a mall.
I’m sure the story that the sheethead claimed responsibility is true but I doubt the claim is even remotely true.
[Sorta like the Africa Free Press does...]
This Tallibon dude can claim he is the Easter Bunny...it does not make it true.
I just got in off the road (3am PST)and the last radio report (fictoinal or not) was that the perp was embarressed and felt he was being mocked after he was fired.
We dont know the truth yet folks.
I was always in favor of death for OJ as well.
By the way, Obama’s trying to push immigration from Gaza:
Simpson’s not going to be happy about this one. THE UNEDUCATED are dangerous
Makes me think there may be a high percentage of muslims in that center. Why would they come over here to attack muslims?
"Representative Maurice Hinchey, whose district includes Binghamton, told the New York Times that indications are the gunman was an immigrant from Vietnam."
Thanks for that NY Daily News link link. The Tellys are blowing smoke It seems this guy had mental problems he may have tried to get help but usually in these situations family members are reluctant to go through the courts and have a family member committed and I’ll bet thats what happened with very tragic results.
I have no doubt he said it. At the same time, he's probably as responsible for the massacre as he is for my ingrown toenail. The guy's either making fun of us or he's trying to increase his profile for fund-raising purposes (the devout donate more if you manage to rack up a high infidel body count). Outside of Islamist fanatic circles, the guy is going to come off as a clown.
Right, I didn’t think he was a muslim although its possible.
Anythings possible, but the Vietnamese I know are either hard core Catholic or Buddhist. Some of the younger ones - born here - have lost that religious connection (note the street gangs) and may have converted to Islam as an act of adolescent rebellion.
I think that you are on to something.
There seems to be something very Wong about the Taliban Chief’s claim
Nope, there are many reasons to discount this banter, so many it's not even worth listing them.
I suppose OThuga will mutter something like
while hi-5-ing and kissing rings of fellow Moose limbs in private?
I think you’re likely right.
However . . .
The oligarchy is . . . thoroughly in control of . . . certain companies.
The oligarchy is quite skilled at winding all kinds of folks up to do dirty deeds then turning them loose.
Given the evidence, I think you are likely quite right about this case.
However, . . . in this era . . . lots of things are not always what they seem—in any direction one wants to consider.
You think there were no Muslims in the Pentagon or the World Trade Centers on 9/11? Don’t kid yourself, Islam gladly butchers its own for what it perceives its own benefits. Applying Judeo/Christian values to Wahabbist Islamists is just flat out naive and stupid.
I’m not saying that this attack was driven by the Taliban, but don’t think for one minute that simply because there may be muslims among the victims that it can’t be true.
Have you tried to
a combination of
THE EASTER BUNNY
a RABIDLY CRAZED WILD EYED JIHADI?
I hope someone photoshops such an image.
Great Guffaws in the contemplation.
Sort of combines their wussy intellectual skills on the bunny side . . . with their ruthless deadliness on the Jihadi side.
Just remember, Islamberg is only a few miles from the Massacre site.
“Just remember, Islamberg is only a few miles from the Massacre site.”
“Now that I didn’t know.” (From “Eraser”).
May 12, 2007
Islamberg, New York: “You can hear gunfire up there. I can’t understand why the FBI won’t shut it down” Paul Williams
Also the jihidis up in Buffalo who were on trial recently. I wouldn’t dismiss this out of hand as a lone nut. Something not right about this story. We may learn more from information on his several computers.
Look at all the mainstream news reports speculating about why the shooting happened.
What I want to know is why this Vietnamese immigrant qualified for a concealed gun permit in New York. I heard a radio host talking about this issue in detail last night. Long time NY residents cannot get gun permits. Who did this man know with major clout and why was he allowed to carry a gun?
Perhaps the Talibunnies brided an official in NY? Perhaps they kidnapped his girl friend and demanded he kill a few immigrants. I've seen photos of Binghamton with dozens of people dressed like Islamics. Are there a lot of illegal immigrants with Arab roots living there _______ ?
The mainstream media is out to lunch. Obama wants to reach out to the Talibunnies. Thus the MSM will not report this story as news until the source has multiple confirmations.
Taliban Chief Claims Responsibility for N.Y. Shooting Massacre
While I agree they’d want to send a bomber to a mall, if they can’t get C4 but can get hands on a rifle, thet’s fine with them. Hell, in Israel they use whatever’s handy, an axe, a truck, whatever.
Look at Mumbai. That started as a hostage situation.
Map between Deposit & Binghamton:
I would not be surprised to hear that family members suddenly had an increase in the bank accounts recently.
AQ has used the tactic of recruiting certain types of individuals to perform certain acts with promised rewards such as monies to family members.
Its easy to recruit by the internet for AQ, just lurk awhile and start asking around, find persons that are prime candidates, turn the individual into a weapon.
Its no wonder Obama wants to pull the plug on the internet.
Vigilance starts here folks, the enemy could very well be right HERE.
It lurks. Be strong, be vigilant. Its a warzone now.
But that info is not 'politically correct.' And because Obama wants to embrace the Taliban, the media are not going to investigate this issue.
I feel better already . . . LOL, LOL
Interesting. If the guy was a convert, the media will never say.
A very direct route.
One technique used by terrorist groups is to
1) claim they are responsible for an act when they really aren’t and
2) a group that is responsible will claim membership in a terrorist group, even though they have never had any previous contact with said group
Both give an appearance of terrorist groups being wide spread and well organized when, in fact, they may be neither
Do I know for sure about yesterday’s attack - No!! But if seems really unlikely that a vietnamese IBM ex-employee is connected to Pakistani terrorist.
Strange to me that the only identified weapons were a .45, 9mm and a “hunting” knife. The rifle description has yet to be released, maybe some good FReeper can set me straight on this. My guess is that it was NOT an evil “black rifle with a pistol grip (gasp!)”.
If it turns out that it was a bolt action “deer rifle” my question is still why doesn’t anyone rush these idiots??!! It’s mindset and we have been successfully programmed to not resist, do whatever the perp commands, be obedient. Not making light here at all, just very frustrated.
Yet, we do have outstanding examples of ordinary citizens taking action against violent criminals, the first section of American Rifleman I alway read is the armed citizen section. I’m always humbled and amazed at how quick thinking they elder citizens are, many in their 80s and some in their 90s, now THOSE are good examples!
We keep hearing about a “satchel” full of ammunition around the perp’s neck, but I’ve yet to read anything about a gun found in his hand, which is the inevitable result of a suicide.
And why were the police so guarded yesterday in their comments, saying only that they had “good reason” to believe he was the gunman, but could not guarantee it 100% (those comments were from the press conference yesterday, I recall).
His sister apparently believes he was not the gunman, but was shot to death.
I’d like to know what was on those three computers removed from his residence.
It didn't seem very likely that a teen from Marin County California would be picked up on a battlefield in Afghanistan either. Or that a Puerto Rican from Chicago planned to set off a dirty bomb. There are plenty of Muslim converts in this country.
Could be. See http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1994613/posts.
There evidently are a lot of them in the area and the perp may have gotten connection to them somehow.