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Va. university lockdown ends; gun report a hoax
Associated Press ^ | Jan 23, 2013 11:31 PM EST

Posted on 01/23/2013 9:02:00 PM PST by Olog-hai

A lockdown at a Virginia university has been lifted after state police determined a report of a gunman on campus to be a hoax. …

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TOPICS: News/Current Events; US: District of Columbia; US: Virginia; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: banglist; guncontrol; hoax; uva; uvawise

1 posted on 01/23/2013 9:02:05 PM PST by Olog-hai
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To: Olog-hai

Piers Morgan must be so disappointed. He had just started pulling on his climbing boots. After all, if there’s a stack of gunshot victims, Piers is the first to plant his flag on top.


2 posted on 01/23/2013 9:14:05 PM PST by Viennacon
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To: Olog-hai
Alternative headline...

Gun Free Zone Forced To Tap Dance For Joker.

3 posted on 01/23/2013 9:28:24 PM PST by TigersEye (The irresponsible should not be leading the responsible.)
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To: Olog-hai
Hmmmm. Didn't I just read an article about Biden heading to Virginia to push gun control?

This smacks of "prepping the battle-ground".

My tinfoil hat is buzzing.

4 posted on 01/23/2013 9:31:11 PM PST by Washi (PUSH BACK! Encourage your legislators to introduce pro-second amendment legislation.)
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To: Olog-hai

Ban assault weapon hoaxes.


5 posted on 01/24/2013 5:58:54 AM PST by moovova
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To: Olog-hai; All

Cultural meltdown of liberalism. Someone needs merely to say they saw someone with a gun, and the whole institution is shut down.

This, in a state where open carry is legal and has a strong following.

And liberals claim to be reality based.


6 posted on 01/24/2013 6:02:53 AM PST by marktwain (The MSM must die for the Republic to live. Long live the new media!)
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