#1 Gunman Shoots Up Tennessee National Guard Armory10-24-2013, 06:05 PM
Tennessee National Guard workers managed to take down a shooting suspect and hold him until police arrived Thursday after an argument at the Millington armory led to gunfire, authorities said.
According to a U.S. military official, three men got into an altercation at the National Guard Armory in Millington shortly before 1 p.m. local time and one pulled a small handgun. One guardsman was shot in the foot and the other in the leg, the official said.Deplorably Proud To Be An American
10-24-2013, 06:08 PM
You know, if you're going to be stupid enough to shoot up a military installation I guess you should go full on stupid and shoot up the place where they keep all the guns.Deplorably Proud To Be An American
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10-28-2013, 02:11 PM
In hockey, it means you have to sit in the penalty box for five minutes.
10-28-2013, 10:30 PM
Sep. 17, 2013 5:30pm Oliver Darcy
Monday’s deadly shooting at the Washington Navy Yard has renewed interest in why most military personnel are forbidden from carrying firearms on military bases. In the aftermath, some have pointed fingers at former President Bill Clinton, but is he really to blame?
Not according to what we found.
The question of why military members aren’t armed on base garnered attention back in November 2009 when Army Maj. Nidal Hasan opened fire at Ft. Hood and killed 13 people. He was sentenced to death on August 28. Now, nearly four years later, many are asking the same question.
So what’s the answer? It appears this “gun-free zone” type policy can actually be traced back to Department of Defense (DoD) Directive 5210.56, signed into effect in February 1992 by Donald J. Atwood, deputy secretary of defense under President George H.W. Bush.
I was very surprised at this.Pffffffffffffffffffffff!
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