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## #1 2005-07-07 21:22:06

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### Terrorist Attack in London

I can't understand how someone can actually DO anything like this.

Are all members and relatives OK?

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  - Leon M. Lederman

## #2 2005-07-07 22:32:22

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### Re: Terrorist Attack in London

What? There was a terrorist attack in London!?

Boy let me tell you what:
I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.
And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

## #3 2005-07-08 03:06:16

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### Re: Terrorist Attack in London

I heard about it at school, and I'm kind of worried about my boyfriend. He lives in South London, however, so I think he'll be fine (the attacks were in central).

I think it was suicide bombers who bombed a bus, several underground trains, and King's Cross station. Al-Quaeda admitted he was responsible, and Tony Blair said that we would be getting them back.......
That's what I head in last lesson.

I don't want a world war 3. We need peace......

I hope everyone, and everyone everyone knows, is safe.

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

## #4 2005-07-08 07:36:04

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Peace can only be achieved through war.

Boy let me tell you what:
I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.
And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

## #5 2005-07-08 07:41:08

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### Re: Terrorist Attack in London

How pessimistic and true...

Why did the vector cross the road?
It wanted to be normal.

## #6 2005-07-08 07:51:56

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### Re: Terrorist Attack in London

It's the universal truth, along with the fact that ferrets'll rule the world.

Boy let me tell you what:
I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.
And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

## #7 2005-07-08 20:22:22

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### Re: Terrorist Attack in London

Character is who you are when no one is looking.

## #8 2005-07-09 01:24:18

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I think it's because England is America's ally, and London is the capital of England.

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

## #9 2005-07-09 01:29:05

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I heard about it cycling home from work. I heard the end of the news report on Radio 1. It didn't make any sense for another 15 minutes when I heard the news update. It's dispicable

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## #10 2005-07-09 07:29:41

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### Re: Terrorist Attack in London

It is like they think "We will kill and maim innocent people, they will be so much in fear that they will then do anything we ask".

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  - Leon M. Lederman

## #11 2005-07-09 18:40:01

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What is their point? They want us in their power. We, human beings, are not slaves or toys!

School is practice for the future. Practice makes perfect. But - nobody's perfect, so why practice?

## #12 2005-07-09 23:47:07

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If you want to go with Bush's view, Rod, add "Praise be to Allah" on the end of that sentence.

Boy let me tell you what:
I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.
And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

## #13 2005-07-22 18:12:18

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### Re: Terrorist Attack in London

And they strike again! This time it seems they weren't very clever at making their bombs.

And the best thing - PLENTY of evidence. All power to the crime scene investigators!

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  - Leon M. Lederman

## #14 2005-07-22 18:41:00

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Thank God, they were not successful!

Character is who you are when no one is looking.

## #15 2005-07-22 19:01:17

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### Re: Terrorist Attack in London

No one died yesterday so that is good, but my friend doesn't want to go to london on monday and i said to her they can't stop us from going into london because they might strike again in two weeks, two months, tomorrow, who knows??!!

## #16 2005-07-22 21:39:50

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Two weeks. The attacks will be every two weeks.

Boy let me tell you what:
I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.
And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

## #17 2005-07-23 00:42:25

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How will you know? Just because there was an attack yesterday and two weeks ago, it doesn't mean its going to happen every two weeks. Some man got shot oday. The police was chasing him and he kept running in the underground and got shot and died.

## #18 2005-07-23 04:06:09

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He got shot five times in the head.
Terrorist attacks are normally well planned, they'll probably be trying regular attacks just like clockwork to show organisation and attempt to inspire fear.

Boy let me tell you what:
I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.
And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

## #19 2005-07-24 02:29:16

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No - because people would catch on and not go out every two weeks.

## #20 2005-07-24 03:26:30

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That's the general idea of generating fear.

Boy let me tell you what:
I bet you didn't know it, but I'm a fiddle player too.
And if you'd care to take a dare, I'll make a bet with you.

## #21 2005-07-24 05:27:20

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Okay - thank you for that Zach... ??

## #22 2005-07-25 17:38:45

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The man that got 5 times was innocent!!

If you ask me, the terroists havea reason to be annoyed at the western world. We think we can invade any country we want, bomb the hell out of it, murder and beat and reap the innocent and POW's and we expect them to take it lying down!!

They could say we are the real terrorists

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## #23 2005-07-25 17:41:29

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How opiniony of you.

Why did the vector cross the road?
It wanted to be normal.

## #24 2005-07-25 17:53:06

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Yes we all have opinions, why not voice them?

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## #25 2005-07-25 21:17:49

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I don't believe that dude was innocent. why was he running away from the police then??