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Woolwich attack: ´Lone
wolves’ who run with the pack

Telegraph [UK], by Andrew Gilligan

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 5/27/2013 9:13:33 PM

No British soldier has ever been killed like this – not even in battle, let alone in the London suburbs during the Wednesday lunch hour. But the reactions to the murder of Drummer Lee Rigby followed a much more familiar pattern. Journalists and analysts rushed to explain the attack as the work of “lone wolves”, “self-radicalised” online. Politicians demanded crackdowns on jihadi websites and the revival of the so-called “snoopers’ charter”, a Bill allowing the authorities to monitor the internet use of every person in the country, in the belief that the plot could somehow

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A lone wolf, with millions more just like him.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ruready?, 5/27/2013 9:24:24 PM     (No. 9347959)

As Mark Steyn so aptly put it regarding the stereotype that the MSM was trying to put in our minds regarding the Boston bombers. The MSM wants us to buy the meme that these terrorists are just "card carrying members of the amalgamated union of lone wolves and isolated extremists."

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Blue hen1, 5/27/2013 9:31:49 PM     (No. 9347965)

The rules they play by are very simple, if your an Infidel you must die. They continue to kill and the media and politicians try to cover for them.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lc hoghead, 5/27/2013 9:43:09 PM     (No. 9347972)

islam must die

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Reply 4 - Posted by: get er done, 5/27/2013 9:52:26 PM     (No. 9347981)

The Boston bomber "lone wolf" reportedly flew overseas and was trained there, presumably by someone.

Rather than demand crackdowns on websites, the politicians should demand crackdowns on those who believe and preach and read that it is ok to "kill the Infidel."

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Reply 5 - Posted by: earlybird, 5/27/2013 10:03:12 PM     (No. 9347993)

These supposed "lone wolves" were described by a terrorism expert after the Boston Massacre. Young radicals, trained in terrorist ways, were turned loose to find their own targets. They were never to have any communication with their trainers, nor were they part of an organization or a network. Thus they were in a sense "lone wolves". But not really.

Muslim community activists recruited them, trained them, and turned them loose to go to targets of their choosing in locations of their choosing.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: jt26, 5/27/2013 10:05:07 PM     (No. 9347995)

The only good Muslim is one incapable of reloading.
They all hate Christians and Jews.
Negotiate with them at your peril.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 5/27/2013 10:07:53 PM     (No. 9347998)

maybe this is too much me watching Animal Planet - but a lone wolf won´t be allowed near the pack - he´s turned away by the alpha male. And wolves are no more organized than humans. If this guy was running with a ´´pack´´ he was likely a member.

I´m just sayin´...

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Reply 8 - Posted by: bighambone, 5/27/2013 10:19:31 PM     (No. 9348012)

It´s the fault of the Western Democracies for essentially inviting and allowing those Islamist barbarians into their countries in the first place.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Spidey, 5/28/2013 2:06:05 AM     (No. 9348103)

There´s an even worse angle to the brutal slaying.Apparently no one came to the poor guy´s rescue because everyday people can´t carry anything that resembles a weapon .If the left got their way,we´d have the same condition here.

But we have mob beatdowns here and nobody gets involved. The left sits around in a room and concludes if you do anything drastic against Islamists,it´ll only make things worse,so appease your butt off.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: tatterdemalion, 5/28/2013 7:24:08 AM     (No. 9348236)

There is no ´misconception´. The media and the politicians know the truth about the attackers. The question is why do they feel that they must protect the attackers?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: 68BattleofBealeVet, 5/28/2013 7:28:40 AM     (No. 9348246)

Saying he was radicalised is a joke. He isn´t a honey bee! This is what he has been taught since he was born. He said,"We won´t quit killing you".

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Really?, 5/28/2013 7:37:25 AM     (No. 9348264)

Note that he did NOT say "I" won´t stop..

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Reply 13 - Posted by: uno, 5/28/2013 8:03:22 AM     (No. 9348305)

Millions of lone wolves. Whutta concept!
Why that´s almost as good of a knee-slapper as that theory of putting 500 monkeys in a room with type-writters and expecting them to eventually write a novel! Kinda like putting 500 muzlims in a room and expecting peace. I think I´ll wait for the novel thank yew very much...

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Rinktum, 5/28/2013 8:06:52 AM     (No. 9348313)

Where there is Islam, there is death and destruction. Brutal conflicts around the globe have one thing in common and that is they are predominately perpetrated by muslims. Political correctness protected and enabled Islam after 9/11/2001 by calling it a religion of peace. When is an example of peace going to be forthcoming? We see multitude acts of unspeakable violence committed by Muslims shouting Allahu Akbar and evidently, we are to ignore that.

When our government will not name the enemy, we cannot defeat it. You can´t appease away violence. It must be defeated. Too many of our military have been killed and maimed because we do not have the will to defeat this enemy. When our government continues to bow and scrape to Muslim sensibilities while it offers up our best and brightest on islam´s altar of death with the military´s ROE´s and political correctness, THAT is terror.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: LZK, 5/28/2013 8:16:36 AM     (No. 9348329)

If the media ever told the truth about isamists -- the politicians would have to DO something about these attacks....

As the Iron Lady said -- "this is not the time to go wobbly".

I think -- Lady Thatcher -- you would be the best man for the job. You and Churchill saved England. Could you send someone to save America?

LZK

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Reply 16 - Posted by: uno, 5/28/2013 8:27:27 AM     (No. 9348347)

#15 - I think a good first step there would be to at least get the bust of Churchill back the White House. The symbolism alone would be thousands of percent better than what this administration stand for!

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Felixcat, 5/28/2013 8:57:32 AM     (No. 9348391)

What was it that WInston Churchill said about we will fight on the beaches, in the streets, etc? Oh wait - that was back when the Brits were fighting men who looked just like them, even shared the same religion but way different political system...



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Reply 18 - Posted by: jimmiet, 5/28/2013 9:32:39 AM     (No. 9348435)

Saudi Money. Could there be any other reason for reasonably sane, rational, people to say it is day when in fact it is dark. How many billions would be needed to buy off media and politicians and academics both in Europe and here in America. I would guess a lot fewer than the Saudi´s could afford to pay.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: ilovedogs, 5/28/2013 9:44:33 AM     (No. 9348462)

#2 explained it; #3 told us what to do. Now wasn´t that simple?

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Reply 20 - Posted by: strike3, 5/28/2013 10:10:22 AM     (No. 9348505)

What amazes me is that the islamonuts commit these atrocities and there is no real pushback from the victim countries. There is no change in the immigration laws and the perpetrators are handled with kid gloves. Sweden´s response was to sit back and watch their cars burn. These people really have become sheep.

If they decide to strike again in America on a scale equal to or worse than 9/11 are we going to join the sheep or will the muslim communities finally begin to pay the price for years of anti-Western thought and action and the enjoyment of PC treatment? I would like to think that we are still capable of effective retaliation. George W. Bush did it and he was demonized for years, but we held our heads high.



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Reply 21 - Posted by: shamus, 5/28/2013 10:17:05 AM     (No. 9348523)

How can you spot the moderate Muslim?

He´s the one who ran out of ammunition.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: M2, 5/28/2013 10:28:48 AM     (No. 9348550)

It is rather a large step to go out with a machete and murder in cold blood a total stranger.

Why is it that so many euphemisms, explanations and excuses are made for why these people do such things? Why not simply tell the truth -- that there are evil people in the world and they are that way simply because that is who they are.

No explanations are needed in most such heinous cases as this one. "Self-radicalized" is a non-sequitur. By definition, if one is radicalized, it is the Self who carries out the radicalized act, not someone else.

If one must use "radicalized", use it properly, e.g., "The subhuman savage who hacked this soldier to death was a radical Muslim."

Lose the "self" part. It neither adds nor explains anything.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: M2, 5/28/2013 10:29:59 AM     (No. 9348553)

By the way, #9, good points.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: mc squared, 5/28/2013 11:18:30 AM     (No. 9348678)

#22; .. tell the truth -- that there are evil people..

Yes, but the the touchy, feely generation is wed to the diversity theme that started in the 60s. There are no bad people, just misunderstood people

Strangely, the only religion* they protect is Islam.

*Islam is not really a religion; it´s a deadly political cult.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: NotaBene, 5/28/2013 11:52:04 AM     (No. 9348747)

Barack Hussein and his Democrats are enemy of Christianity. So are our Muslim enemies.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Hobbiest, 5/28/2013 12:56:20 PM     (No. 9348908)

Not only didn´t snyone help. The powers that be are so yellow bellied they don´t allow their own armed forces the right of self protection!

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Reply 27 - Posted by: ebuilder, 5/28/2013 1:27:57 PM     (No. 9348987)

To continue Uno´s thought -- the Left calls all political wrongdoing the work of a rogue. There are to be no fingerprints. The in demand political rogue´s competence is his ability to cause chaos, then lie well enough to avoid detection for all concerned.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: WIBadger, 5/28/2013 1:33:13 PM     (No. 9348997)

Conceal & carry would have made very short of these animals. Something out bringing a gun to a knife fight....

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Reply 29 - Posted by: WIBadger, 5/28/2013 1:34:40 PM     (No. 9349000)

D´oh...typo - Meant to say something ABOUT bringing a gun....

Apologies to staff for the double post.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: caddyjak, 5/28/2013 3:15:14 PM     (No. 9349208)

Islam is a horrible disease and the antithesis of humanity. It´s obvious goal is to conquer with population growth. In the meantime contaminate the world with death and destruction.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: STLstudent, 5/28/2013 8:15:52 PM     (No. 9349532)

There are no Islamic "radicals." There are just Muslims. They are who they are. They do what they do.

The West is too suicidal to understand. Our children will suffer for our stupidity.

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The Weekly Standard, by Daniel Halper    Original Article
Posted By: Bill the Cat- 4/16/2014 9:15:28 AM     Post Reply
Former New York City mayor is pledging to spend $50 million this year to push gun control, the New York Times reports. For this and other deeds (such as taking on obesity and smoking), Bloomberg believes he´s going to heaven. “I am telling you if there is a God, when I get to heaven I’m not stopping to be interviewed. I am heading straight in. I have earned my place in heaven. It’s not even close,” Bloomberg told the Times.

Climate change causing fish to
lose their minds, researchers say

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Washington Times, by Cheryl K. Chumley    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/16/2014 1:35:05 PM     Post Reply
Climate change’s latest casualty appears to be fish — or more specifically, fish brains — as researchers say the carbon dioxide that’s being absorbed into the ocean is causing the scaly creatures to lose their survival instincts. In other words, the fish are losing their minds, The Daily Mail reported. The acid from atmospheric carbon dioxide seeps into sea waters, dissolves and ultimately lowers the pH balance, researchers said. The acidic waters then hamper the fishes’ sensory systems, so they’re not able to distinguish between smells any longer, the scientists went on. When the acid levels get really high, the fish lose their


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