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Rasheed1 08-24-2013 03:02 PM

Amazing!! Lady convinced school shooter to put his guns down
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MelQCClmDD8

:applause: what that woman did took alot of courage... She saved alot of people's lives that day. She deserves alot of credit for her courage..

its good to see people like this.. I hope I could do the same thing if I am ever put in that position

MavsSuperFan 08-24-2013 03:14 PM

Re: Amazing!! Lady convinced school shooter to put his guns down
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by Rasheed1
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MelQCClmDD8

:applause: what that woman did took alot of courage... She saved alot of people's lives that day. She deserves alot of credit for her courage..

its good to see people like this.. I hope I could do the same thing if I am ever put in that position


very brave lady, a true hero but to be honest she was lucky, there are some people that can't be talked down.

rhythmic †hesis 08-24-2013 03:19 PM

Re: Amazing!! Lady convinced school shooter to put his guns down
 
Funny, how I didn't hear anything about this in the news?
Yet the Zimmerman/Martin case has been on the news for the last 18 months.
And we wonder why our society gets worse by the day...

:applause: To that lady, a real hero.
Stories like these, that will give us hope and uplift our spirits, should be put on the news more often.

Jameerthefear 08-24-2013 03:24 PM

Re: Amazing!! Lady convinced school shooter to put his guns down
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by rhythmic †hesis
Funny, how I didn't hear anything about this in the news?
Yet the Zimmerman/Martin case has been on the news for the last 18 months.
And we wonder why our society gets worse by the day...

:applause: To that lady, a real hero.
Stories like these, that will give us hope and uplift our spirits, should be put on the news more often.

I'm actually surprised you haven't. Saw it on CNN and Tom Joyner interviewed her on his show. She sounded like a real genuine nice lady. She potentially saved many kid's lives. Good person :cheers:

Anti Hero 08-24-2013 03:37 PM

Re: Amazing!! Lady convinced school shooter to put his guns down
 
Works at a school..

"He actually tried to go out the door to where the kids was.."

Brave lady though, god bless her.

The Macho Man 08-24-2013 03:39 PM

Re: Amazing!! Lady convinced school shooter to put his guns down
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by rhythmic †hesis
Funny, how I didn't hear anything about this in the news?
Yet the Zimmerman/Martin case has been on the news for the last 18 months.
And we wonder why our society gets worse by the day...

:applause: To that lady, a real hero.
Stories like these, that will give us hope and uplift our spirits, should be put on the news more often.


Society is getting better...

How is it getting worse?

rhythmic †hesis 08-24-2013 03:42 PM

Re: Amazing!! Lady convinced school shooter to put his guns down
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by The Macho Man
Society is getting better...

How is it getting worse?


How is it getting better?
Watching vine videos of 13 years olds shaking their asses; or 9 year olds killing themselves because their boyfriend broke up. Or how about the influence Jersey Shore has on our younger generation.

From all the terrorism, to the bombings then to the school shootings...how exactly is our society improving?

The Macho Man 08-24-2013 03:48 PM

Re: Amazing!! Lady convinced school shooter to put his guns down
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by rhythmic †hesis
How is it getting better?
Watching vine videos of 13 years olds shaking their asses; or 9 year olds killing themselves because their boyfriend broke up. Or how about the influence Jersey Shore has on our younger generation.

From all the terrorism, to the bombings then to the school shootings...how exactly is our society improving?


Don't watch videos of 13 year olds? Who cares? How is that even a bad thing or a big deal.

Is there some big trend of 9 year old suicides?

Kids have always been influenced by stupid shit and violence has always been around.

Jameerthefear 08-24-2013 03:49 PM

Re: Amazing!! Lady convinced school shooter to put his guns down
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by rhythmic †hesis
How is it getting better?
Watching vine videos of 13 years olds shaking their asses; or 9 year olds killing themselves because their boyfriend broke up. Or how about the influence Jersey Shore has on our younger generation.

From all the terrorism, to the bombings then to the school shootings...how exactly is our society improving?

i'm all good with 13 year olds shaking that booty :banana:

but seriously every generation probably said this about the newer one. Fact of the matter is we da best :pimp:

Bandito 08-24-2013 03:52 PM

Re: Amazing!! Lady convinced school shooter to put his guns down
 
hero and a Milf. You don't see that everyday!

rhythmic †hesis 08-24-2013 04:03 PM

Re: Amazing!! Lady convinced school shooter to put his guns down
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by The Macho Man
Don't watch videos of 13 year olds? Who cares? How is that even a bad thing or a big deal.

Is there some big trend of 9 year old suicides?

Kids have always been influenced by stupid shit and violence has always been around.


If you're telling me our digitalized world doesn't have a bad influence on our society, then go take some courses and learn the statistics.

Our divorce rates are up; our kids don't respect their elders; too much violence; too much drug addictions; too many bad role models in our society today.

Our children can't stay off their cell phones or internet for longer then 30 minutes.

Better question is though, how exactly is our society improving?

The Macho Man 08-24-2013 04:14 PM

Re: Amazing!! Lady convinced school shooter to put his guns down
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by rhythmic †hesis
If you're telling me our digitalized world doesn't have a bad influence on our society, then go take some courses and learn the statistics.

Our divorce rates are up; our kids don't respect their elders; too much violence; too much drug addictions; too many bad role models in our society today.

Our children can't stay off their cell phones or internet for longer then 30 minutes.

Better question is though, how exactly is our society improving?


Technology is great and amazing
Society is more accepting of gays and such
race is less prevalent if you do things besides watch the news
More opportunities for women
Sex is becoming more open, less taboo

I don't know on what kind of scale you are thinking, worse than 10 years ago, 20 years ago? But in the grand scheme of things society is trending upwards and is always getting better.

Is He Ill 08-24-2013 04:16 PM

Re: Amazing!! Lady convinced school shooter to put his guns down
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by rhythmic †hesis
If you're telling me our digitalized world doesn't have a bad influence on our society, then go take some courses and learn the statistics.

Our divorce rates are up; our kids don't respect their elders; too much violence; too much drug addictions; too many bad role models in our society today.

Our children can't stay off their cell phones or internet for longer then 30 minutes.

Better question is though, how exactly is our society improving?


Too much violence? :roll: In comparison to what time period? Too many this, too much of that... Do you mind letting us know exactly how much "too much" is? This is what happens when you overexpose yourself to sensational news stories.

miller-time 08-24-2013 10:29 PM

Re: Amazing!! Lady convinced school shooter to put his guns down
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by rhythmic †hesis
How is it getting better?
Watching vine videos of 13 years olds shaking their asses; or 9 year olds killing themselves because their boyfriend broke up. Or how about the influence Jersey Shore has on our younger generation.

From all the terrorism, to the bombings then to the school shootings...how exactly is our society improving?


Despite what you might think, those are in the minority. Overall 13 year olds have a far better life today than they did 100 years ago, especially those in a minority group.

Statistically I don't think terrorism, bombings, and school shootings account for large numbers of deaths. At least compared to the numbers of kids that died from a lack of work safety laws and treatable diseases. And it isn't like these things are new.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bath_School_disaster

Quote:

The Bath School disaster is the historical name of the violent attacks perpetrated by Andrew Kehoe on May 18, 1927 in Bath Township, Michigan, that killed 38 elementary school children and six adults in total, and injured at least 58 other people.[Note 1] Kehoe first killed his wife, fire-bombed his farm and set off a major explosion in the Bath Consolidated School, before committing suicide by detonating a final explosion in his truck. It is the deadliest mass murder in a school in United States history.[1][2]

Rasheed1 08-24-2013 11:19 PM

Re: Amazing!! Lady convinced school shooter to put his guns down
 
watching the video again? I am amazed by the power of LOVE..

love is more powerful than death.. She told the dude she didnt know that she loved him and related her similar experiences to him and he believed her enough not to kill everyone..

she obviously knew if she said the wrong thing (or even if she didn't) he would kill her in an instant..

like I said I hope I have that much courage do what she did in the face of death...

thats what makes humans soo beautiful... courage and love for one another


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