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NRA: We Are Shocked, Saddened and Heartbroken Over Newtown

nodeamass Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 9:10 PM
We were at war with the British, so perhaps this is true, given the times, not surprising.
nodeamass Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 9:44 PM
The revolutionary war started at Lexington and Concord, but it bears zero resemblence to today, so who cares?
Panda Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 9:18 PM
Dead wrong. What a freaking retard.

After staying silent for four days, the National Rifle Association has issued a statement about the horrific shooting last week in Newtown, Connecticut.

The National Rifle Association of America is made up of four million moms and dads, sons and daughters – and we were shocked, saddened and heartbroken by the news of the horrific and senseless murders in Newtown.

Out of respect for the families, and as a matter of common decency, we have given time for mourning, prayer and a full investigation of the facts before commenting.

The NRA is prepared to...