Doc Lightning
Doc Lightning

HOP Mad Doctor
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
Member Since: 28th May 2001
Total posts: 13920
Posted:So far today, we have a shooting in Melbourne and a bus bombing in Israel. I just want to go to sleep and wake up tomorrow when it's all over.

Sometimes, I wish the Lord would come down and sternly clarify his "No Killing" rule.



-Mike )'(
Certified Mad Doctor and HoP High Priest of Nutella

"A buckuht 'n a hooze!" -Valura

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Dom
Dom

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Bristol, UK
Member Since: 19th Dec 2001
Total posts: 3009
Posted:Maybe he has, we're here.

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Kyrian
Dreamer
Location: York, England
Member Since: 15th Mar 2002
Total posts: 4308
Posted:ick, what happened in Melbourne?

i hope that today imprves for us all.....

for everyone


Keep your dream alive
Dreamin is still how the strong survive

Shalom VeAhavah

New Hampshire has a point....

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bender
still can't believe it's not butter
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Member Since: 14th Nov 2001
Total posts: 6979
Posted:this happened.
what can i say.


Laugh Often, Smile Much, Post lolcats Always

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Pele
Pele

the henna lady
Location: WNY, USA
Member Since: 15th Dec 2000
Total posts: 6193
Posted:Thing is, and this is more depressing to think of, stuff like this happens everyday...we just don't always hear about it.

I don't think God made the no killing rule, people did just to see who would be calloused enough to break it. It's a way to weed out the morally sadistic I suppose.

Sad, sad things indeed.


Pele
Higher, higher burning fire...making music like a choir
"Oooh look! A pub!" -exclaimed after recovering from a stupid fall
"And for the decadence of art, nothing beats a roaring fire." -TMK

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fire fly
fire fly

member
Location: middle earth: New Zealand
Member Since: 10th Oct 2002
Total posts: 56
Posted:yea there r lots of bombings every day its just that not all of them get in the news
it is sad that the youth of today are not all going to grow up happy and healthy as there are so many bombings think about how many kids are left with no family cause they have been bombed i mean we have seen it happen on sep 11 2001

[ 22 October 2002, 10:56: Message edited by: Esm ]


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Nephtys
Nephtys

resident fridge magnet
Location: Utrecht, The Netherlands
Member Since: 3rd Oct 2002
Total posts: 835
Posted:Babies were born today. The sun shone today. People fell in love today. People worked to negotiate peace today. People like yourself, Mike, saved lives today. People did things they enjoy with friends today.

I'm not discounting all the terrible things that happen every single day: i watch/read the news in horror most of the time - just, don't everyone forget that there is beauty and love and kindness out there too. There's a whole lot of it just here on this board!



Charlotte


everyone's unique except me

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Pele
Pele

the henna lady
Location: WNY, USA
Member Since: 15th Dec 2000
Total posts: 6193
Posted:I stopped watching the news on the whole. It reduces stress in my life. I find out about things quickly from yahoo, or when friends get into discussions about it. I just think that I have enough stress in my life that I am supposed to do something about, that I don't need to stress over something I have control over.
I know it sounds selfish, but it gets me through the day.

I like that train of thought too Nephtys. Optimistic........


Pele
Higher, higher burning fire...making music like a choir
"Oooh look! A pub!" -exclaimed after recovering from a stupid fall
"And for the decadence of art, nothing beats a roaring fire." -TMK

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.fireproof.
member
Location: OraNgE CouNtY
Member Since: 25th Aug 2002
Total posts: 56
Posted:Yeah really nice front page news in World Journal
usually is of space discovery....But what Really is amazing is that I found the meaning of Life
yesterday it goes.........
The purpose of life is to have me passed around so that others may make a wish

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