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7 Dead in "Mass Murder" Drive-By Shootings Near UC Santa Barbara
NBCLOSANGELES.COM ^ | Saturday, May 24, 2014†Updated 8:50 PDT | Christina Cocca and Samia Khan

Posted on 05/24/2014 9:29:58 AM PDT by FreeAtlanta

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To: Catmom

The shooter had posted on a forum that his parents had found out about his youtube videos and he took them down, but then he uploaded them again.

There were warning signs. I wonder if the life of fame his family was living in overshadowed what was going on with their son?


51 posted on 05/24/2014 11:10:50 AM PDT by machogirl (First they came for my tagline)
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To: Gay State Conservative

LOL, I won’t mention when I first got laid, but I didn’t go out and kill women because of it ;)


52 posted on 05/24/2014 11:11:54 AM PDT by Joe Miner
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To: DAC21

“nothing but pictures of himself on Facebook”

His main picture of himself - in his BMW with 3 trash cans in the background is super odd.

Also, his enhanced lips, obvious nose job and sculpted eyebrows enhance the ick factor.


53 posted on 05/24/2014 11:13:18 AM PDT by Selene
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To: Blood of Tyrants

You only get one guess and one guess only.


54 posted on 05/24/2014 11:14:15 AM PDT by Bulwyf
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To: FreeAtlanta

Let’s review the DHS checklist of potential mass murderers and see how they could have failed to identify him:

Tea Party - Nope
Gun Blogger - Nope
Veteran - Nope
Fundamentalist Christian - Nope
White Supremacist - Nope
Homophobe - Nope
Home Schooled - Nope
Red Neck - Nope

Looks like he’ll turn out to be just another leftie nut case who blended right into the rest of the leftie lunatic world around us.


55 posted on 05/24/2014 11:14:29 AM PDT by centurion316
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To: nascarnation

The Sheriff’s office has not officially named the suspect. The attorney for Peter Rodger told The Associated Press that the Rodger family believed that the suspected gunman was the director’s son.

Elliot Rodger is the son of Peter Rodger, a special unit director on The Hunger Games and director of Oh My God, a documentary the screened during the Cannes Film Festival in 2009. The director’s manager has not yet responded to a request for comment from THR.

Elliot is the grandson of George Rodger, famous photo-journalist and co-founder of Magnum Photos. George took the famous National Geographic Nuba series photos in 1949.


56 posted on 05/24/2014 11:18:22 AM PDT by kcvl
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To: FreeAtlanta

57 posted on 05/24/2014 11:19:58 AM PDT by kcvl
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To: machogirl

In his last video he said something about
Mountains of skulls and rivers of blood...
We googled that saying and it’s from a video game
which is really creepy and he even talks like the
dude on there. Since he was so lonely I’m sure
he spent a lot of time with that game.


58 posted on 05/24/2014 11:21:04 AM PDT by savage woman
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To: Joe Miner

Whack job goes on rampage because he hasn’t been laid I wonder how long it will take the media to want to profile men who haven’t sex..ya know its coming


59 posted on 05/24/2014 11:24:45 AM PDT by Sarah Barracuda
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To: savage woman

“Elliot Rodger is the son of Peter Rodger, a special unit director on The Hunger Games”

I have yet to hear the media say who the shooter was. I wonder if they are going to blame guns or movies this time? Surely his parents knew he was nuts!


60 posted on 05/24/2014 11:27:31 AM PDT by kcvl
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To: FreeAtlanta
another RAT goes off the rails... it's suicide video sounds like a very bad B movie

with all the money that POS has and STILL couldn't get laid, it must be the biggest loser in all of history

61 posted on 05/24/2014 11:28:30 AM PDT by Chode (Stand UP and Be Counted, or line up and be numbered - *DTOM* -vvv- NO Pity for the LAZY - 86-44)
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To: FreeAtlanta
The gunman who killed six people in California is believed to be the son of Hollywood filmmaker Peter Rodger, the family lawyer says.

Mr Rodger's lawyer said his client believed "his child" to be the perpetrator, naming him as "Elliot".

Elliot Rodger's mother contacted the police after a YouTube video was posted a few weeks ago, the lawyer added.

62 posted on 05/24/2014 11:30:03 AM PDT by kcvl
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To: Chode

I suppose shellacking his own shillelagh was completely out of the question.


63 posted on 05/24/2014 11:30:48 AM PDT by Lurker (Violence is rarely the answer. But when it is it is the only answer.)
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To: Eva
He wasn't a UCSB Student, he was a Santa Barbara City College (Junior College) Student.

He just couldn't get the “University” Chicks, even driving a Black BMW.

Just another Democrat with a grudge because “life isn't fair”. I guess he didn't get the White Privilege Memo.

64 posted on 05/24/2014 11:34:24 AM PDT by Kickass Conservative (If Cancer were Contagious, they would call it Liberalism...)
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To: FreeAtlanta

13 Facebook Pictures Reveal the Luxurious Life of Suspected UCSB Campus Killer

Photographs uploaded to a Facebook page reveal the luxurious life of the possible shooter who went on a rampage Friday night at the University of California, Santa Barbara, killing at least seven.

Speculation on the Internet suggests Rodger may be the son of Hunger Games assistant director Peter Rodger and stepson of “Les Vraies Housewives” cast member Soumaya Akaaboune.

A chilling YouTube video appears to depict Rodger lamenting his life as a 22-year-old virgin and detailing his murderous intentions ahead of the shooting.

He attended a “Katy Perry private concert.”

Was at the “Hunger Games Premiere 2012.”

Traveled the world in business class.

…and London in a limo.

Boasted about his luxurious vehicles.

And took a flurry of selfies.

http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2014/05/24/13-facebook-pictures-reveal-the-luxurious-life-of-suspected-ucsb-campus-killer/


65 posted on 05/24/2014 11:35:37 AM PDT by kcvl
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To: nuconvert

Narcissistic, rich loser. I can imagine why no one liked him, esp. women.


66 posted on 05/24/2014 11:46:39 AM PDT by TribalPrincess2U (0bama's agenda¬óDivide and conquer seems to be working.)
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To: FreeAtlanta

Apparently the killer had been diagnosed with Aspergers according to ABC news (http://abcnews.go.com/US/suspect-uc-santa-barbara-shooting-identified-family/story?id=23853918). If I recall, didn’t the Connecticut school killer also have Aspergers? Hmmmmm. If it was not the Connecticut kid, it was another recent mass killer.


67 posted on 05/24/2014 11:48:44 AM PDT by shortstop (It's too bad that stupidity isn't painful)
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To: FreeAtlanta

AP says that the family has reported that there were disturbing videos, plural.

My question is why didn’t they seek help for this very disturbed young man. Just the look on the guys face should have been enough to scare the parents into seeking help.


68 posted on 05/24/2014 11:50:19 AM PDT by Eva
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To: kcvl
I wish girls were attracted to me. I don’t know why they aren’t.

I had this problem as a young man. It was because of the terrible guilt I felt with any sense of arousal in the company of women. I didn't know why until through, a determined process of autoregression, I found out that I had been molested as a four-year-old child. I now know when, how, his name, and that he similarly wrecked other kids in our neighborhood, some of whom are a mess to this day now 55 years later.

Only once that was out from underneath my internal "shielding" was I able to sustain a relationship. I am not saying that such is what happened to this young man, but I am saying that it is more common than we realize and, given the culture of his parentage, not at all unlikely.

69 posted on 05/24/2014 11:52:41 AM PDT by Carry_Okie (The tree of liberty needs a rope.)
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To: shortstop

Yep, it was Adam Lanza, the Newtown killer, who also had Aspergers Syndrome. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/northamerica/usa/9747682/Connecticut-school-shooting-troubled-life-of-Adam-Lanza-a-fiercely-intelligent-killer.html


70 posted on 05/24/2014 11:54:28 AM PDT by shortstop (It's too bad that stupidity isn't painful)
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To: Lurker
yup... and on top of it, the POS didn't kill those that laughed at it/turned it down, it killed girls at RANDOM
71 posted on 05/24/2014 11:58:41 AM PDT by Chode (Stand UP and Be Counted, or line up and be numbered - *DTOM* -vvv- NO Pity for the LAZY - 86-44)
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To: savage woman

Wonder if he wanted to upstage his Dad and Stepmother?
All of this is horrific, creepy, and odd.
Playing the role of his life?


72 posted on 05/24/2014 12:01:41 PM PDT by machogirl (First they came for my tagline)
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To: FreeAtlanta

This guy comes across as another adult baby. When baby gets mad baby breaks his toys. Baby sees other people as his toys. Who are the lovely people who raised this punk ass brat?


73 posted on 05/24/2014 12:06:34 PM PDT by GrandJediMasterYoda (Hitlery: Incarnation of evil.)
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To: kcvl

“The Sheriff’s office has not officially named the suspect.”

Yep. Probably haven’t finished their investigation. After all, a video posted by the shooter explaining who he is, how he’s gonna do it and who he’s gonna do it to could just be a hoax, the “poor kid” is just a victim and someone put him up to the video and used his car to randomly kill women.

Dang. I should’a been a detective.


74 posted on 05/24/2014 12:07:42 PM PDT by saleman
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To: GrandJediMasterYoda

Who are they you ask? A bunch of leftists from Hollywood. So the answer to this riddle is perfectly plain to see.

It’s all the fault of Sarah Palin. And Trig.


75 posted on 05/24/2014 12:12:35 PM PDT by Lurker (Violence is rarely the answer. But when it is it is the only answer.)
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To: Selene

You noticed the nose job too. Having grown up on Long Island, where they were often “sweet 16 presents”, I can spot one a mile away.


76 posted on 05/24/2014 12:15:18 PM PDT by surrey
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To: SpaceBar

I can’t help but see this

Getting rid of the present regime ASAP should be the nation’s top priority .

Only our military can expedite this process


77 posted on 05/24/2014 12:19:34 PM PDT by LeoWindhorse
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To: Sarah Barracuda

Before he was even identified CNN was doing an interview on veterans with PTSD....they were assuming that was the condition of the suspect.


78 posted on 05/24/2014 12:28:44 PM PDT by JulieRNR21
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To: ErnBatavia

Holy cow! That is one sick, creepy dude.


79 posted on 05/24/2014 12:29:57 PM PDT by berdie
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To: JulieRNR21

The killer was pissed that no woman would have sex with him..is that what the media is going to do now, men who can’t get laid have PTSD


80 posted on 05/24/2014 12:34:40 PM PDT by Sarah Barracuda
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To: nuconvert

I saw a swarthy, athletic, Middle Eastern-looking 20-something at the mall today. 6’3’, 240. I thought I wouldn’t want to have to tangle with him! I noticed he was wearing a T-shirt festooned with variations on “American Fighter.”

Then the fictional Martian book, “To Serve Man” came to mind.

HF


81 posted on 05/24/2014 12:38:59 PM PDT by holden
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To: savage woman

There was also a reference to Poe’s “Annabelle Lee”.


82 posted on 05/24/2014 12:40:39 PM PDT by berdie
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To: berdie

OMG!

I have never seen/heard anyone so creepy in my life

I was close to hurling as soon as the kid opened his mouth

Shudders


83 posted on 05/24/2014 12:42:35 PM PDT by Califreak (Hope and Che'nge is killing U.S.)
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To: FreeAtlanta

Kinda remember something similar to this occurring there about a few years ago.


84 posted on 05/24/2014 12:43:45 PM PDT by justa-hairyape (The user name is sarcastic. Although at times it may not appear that way.)
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To: kcvl

Muslims like to say “slaughter”,


85 posted on 05/24/2014 12:55:29 PM PDT by ecomcon
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To: JulieRNR21
You mean CNN didn't go for the "bullying" angle? Clearly, he could have been bullied through repeated spurning from all those heartless babes who couldn't see what a true, superior alpha male he was.

/sarc.

86 posted on 05/24/2014 12:58:20 PM PDT by Jagdgewehr (It will take blood.)
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To: ErnBatavia

Can you imagine if YouTube was around when Obama was in college???


87 posted on 05/24/2014 12:58:50 PM PDT by Cowboy Bob (They are called "Liberals" because the word "parasite" was already taken.)
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To: kcvl
Being lonely in a beautiful place like Santa Barbara is truly a horrible experience. As I’ve said many times, a beautiful environment can be the darkest hell if you have to experience it all alone, especially while having to watch other men walking around with their girlfriends. I wish girls were attracted to me. I don’t know why they aren’t.

Dude, if you are in LA, the son of a Hollywood director, and you don't have aspiring starlets lining up to sleep with you in order to get introduced to your dad, then that indicates you are MAJORLY creepy and have serious personality issues (as is evident from what happened).

Dad really should have paid him more attention and arranged for him to get laid.

88 posted on 05/24/2014 1:18:41 PM PDT by PapaBear3625 (You don't notice it's a police state until the police come for you.)
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To: shortstop

Below is the link to the Google search re a link with Asperger and mass killers.

https://www.google.com/search?q=Aspergers+Syndrome+and+mass+killers&rlz=1C1AFAB_enUS489US567&oq=Aspergers+Syndrome+and+mass+killers&aqs=chrome..69i57.25832j0j4&sourceid=chrome&es_sm=93&ie=UTF-8


89 posted on 05/24/2014 1:27:24 PM PDT by Grampa Dave ( Herr Obama will not divert resources from his war on Americans to help Veterans!)
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To: Beowulf9
"The gun laws of California are some of the most retrictive in the United States. A Handgun Safety Certificate, obtained by passing a written test, is required for handgun purchases, although there are exemptions to this requirement. (This requirement was extended to long guns on January 1st, 2014. Handguns sold by dealers must be “California legal” by being listed on the state’s roster of handguns certified for sale. Private sales of firearms must be done through a licensed dealer. All firearm sales are recorded by the state, and have a ten-day waiting period. Unlike most other states, California has no provision in its state constitution that explicitly guarantees an individual right to keep and bear arms”"

Since -- like all the recent mass killers -- it sounds like he was bat**** crazy, is it a giant leap to speculate that the gun might belong to mom or dad?

90 posted on 05/24/2014 1:34:30 PM PDT by Sooth2222 ("Suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of congress. But I repeat myself." M.Twain)
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To: berdie

What was the reference?? I always loved that poem...


91 posted on 05/24/2014 1:35:55 PM PDT by savage woman
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To: Grampa Dave
UK Daily Mail has his video on their site, in case it gets scrubbed from youtube.
92 posted on 05/24/2014 1:41:06 PM PDT by PapaBear3625 (You don't notice it's a police state until the police come for you.)
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To: PapaBear3625

Thanks for some reason I still got the UTube version.


93 posted on 05/24/2014 1:46:13 PM PDT by Grampa Dave ( Herr Obama will not divert resources from his war on Americans to help Veterans!)
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To: FreeAtlanta

Below is the link to the Google search re a link with Aspergers Syndrome and mass killers.

https://www.google.com/search?q=Aspergers+Syndrome+and+mass+killers&rlz=1C1AFAB_enUS489US567&oq=Aspergers+Syndrome+and+mass+killers&aqs=chrome..69i57.25832j0j4&sourceid=chrome&es_sm=93&ie=UTF-8


94 posted on 05/24/2014 1:48:23 PM PDT by Grampa Dave ( Herr Obama will not divert resources from his war on Americans to help Veterans!)
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To: FreeAtlanta

If history is any guide, the odds of this shooter being a left wing wacko (sorry for repeating myself) is high.


95 posted on 05/24/2014 1:49:16 PM PDT by Balding_Eagle (Want to keep your doctor? Remove your Democrat Senator.)
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To: LachlanMinnesota

Well, folks like Bloomberg have effectively unarmed the citizens that would have otherwise filled the perp with lead ... on the spot.


96 posted on 05/24/2014 1:51:32 PM PDT by Gene Eric (Don't be a statist!)
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To: FreeAtlanta

Whore houses are the solution for geeks like him.

Save young geeks by NOT trying to control guns but to control the inability to even ask a girl for a date by legalizing whore houses. YEAH! Whore houses are the answer and save lives.

However, we will have to have whore house control legislation so that the government can ensure equality in what type whores are offered in the name of diversity.

If he had been arrested alive then he would finally find sex in prison with the largest man on his floor.


97 posted on 05/24/2014 2:00:25 PM PDT by DH (Once the tainted finger of government touches anything the rot begins)
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To: savage woman

At one point he says something about women wanting “to love and be loved by me.” I would go back and find the exact context, but the video is just too darn creepy to watch more than once.

Of course, I could be wrong. But that poem was the first thing my mind leapt to mind when he said it.


98 posted on 05/24/2014 2:05:42 PM PDT by berdie
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To: berdie

It was many and many a year ago
In a kingdom by the sea,
That a maiden there lived whom you may know
By the name of Annabel Lee;-
And this maiden she lived with no other thought
Than to love and be loved by me.


99 posted on 05/24/2014 2:20:14 PM PDT by savage woman
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To: holden

Yet another CIA sleeper in the NWO project to disarm Americans.


100 posted on 05/24/2014 2:23:53 PM PDT by PieterCasparzen (We have to fix things ourselves)
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