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posted by takyon on Sunday June 12 2016, @06:00PM   Printer-friendly

A suspected Islamic terrorist opened fire at a gay nightclub in Florida, killing 50 people and wounding another 53 before he was killed by police. While authorities continue to investigate to determine whether this man had ties to ISIS, the terror organization has not been quiet in praising the attack. This comes three days after ISIS announced they would attack somewhere in Florida. Today's attack marks the largest act of terrorism on US soil since 9/11.

takyon: The gunman reportedly called 911 emergency services to pledge allegiance to ISIS. The President will hold a briefing momentarily. Compare this article to the original submission.


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  • (Score: -1, Troll) by Anonymous Coward on Monday June 13 2016, @11:28AM

    by Anonymous Coward on Monday June 13 2016, @11:28AM (#359298)

    > Islam, as preached in many mosques, does in fact demand it

    In your wet dreams.
    Compared to the daily evangelical fixation on LGBQT, the topic barely comes up in most mosques.
    I doubt you've ever even been in a mosque.

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  • (Score: 2, Disagree) by The Mighty Buzzard on Monday June 13 2016, @11:34AM

    Oh? How many churches preach violence against the LGBTOMGWTFBBQ crowd? None. Not even Westboro and they're pretty much the worst of the lot.

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    My rights don't end where your fear begins.
    • (Score: 2) by sjames on Tuesday June 14 2016, @12:14AM

      by sjames (2882) on Tuesday June 14 2016, @12:14AM (#359680) Journal

      While traveling through the midwest, I did hear a radio preacher calling for the extermination of homosexuals.