Skip to comments.Breaking: Five Dead in South Valley Shooting (New Mexico)
Posted on 01/20/2013 10:36:20 AM PST by lowbridge
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So he killed everyone?
Allow me to express my condolances to you both for being unable to blame this one on public schools. I know how much it means to you, and the whole “homeschooled kid shoots parents” thing, or “homeschooling mother drowns kids in bathtub” thing is inconvenient for your agenda.
There is no “profile” of these type of shooters. That happens to be one of the biggest myths out there.
The Secret Service did an in depth study of school shooters that spanned a number of years, they found that mass shooters have a wide range of backgrounds.
The only thing that most had in common was that almost all planned and talked about what they were going to do before they did it.
Do you see the problem with rushing to categorize a person before all the facts are in? We shouldn't be doing things like that.
Turns out, this family was quite different than you first believed.
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