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  • 'Dark Knight Rises' shooting: Three heroes died in Aurora taking bullets for their girlfriends

    07/22/2012 12:51:11 PM PDT · by SkyPilot · 59 replies
    New York Daily News ^ | 21 July 12 | Judith Crosson , Kerry Wills and Bill Hutchinson
    Three survivors of the Colorado movie-theater massacre escaped with minor wounds, but were left with broken hearts because their heroic boyfriends died saving them. In final acts of valor, Jon Blunk, Matt McQuinn and Alex Teves used their bodies to shield their girlfriends as accused madman James Holmes turned the Aurora cineplex into a shooting gallery. Blunk’s girlfriend, Jansen Young; McQuinn’s girlfriend, Samantha Yowler; and Teves’ gal pal Amanda Lindgren made it out of the bloodbath — but they would have been killed had it not been for the loves of their lives. “He’s a hero, and he’ll never be...