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Old 09-08-2012, 01:14 PM   #1
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Default Man survives being shot 21 times

Unusual story about gunshot survival. A good reminder that it's all about bullet placement.

http://www.smh.com.au/world/man-survives-after-being-shot-21-times-in-gunfight-20100810-11ukw.html

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Old 09-08-2012, 01:23 PM   #2
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A policeman shot in the chest by another officer?

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There must have been slugs flying everywhere...

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Ain't that strange ... not the survival of 26 bullets ... but this happening (AGAIN) in anti-gun campaigner mayor Bloomberg's backyard. Are we to expect another soon?

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WTF? Did the NYPD learn to shoot at the Stevie Wonder school of firearms?

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"Nothing like this has happened here in years. It's very unusual," said James White, a yoga instructor who lives in the area.

What hasn't happened? The NYPD re-enacting the shootout at the OK Corral? Yeah- has not hapened since LAST WEEK outside the Empire State Building!

If you are going to the Big Apple, be sure to take your kevlar pills.

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Bloomberg needs to ban cops from carrying guns they aren't proficient in using. He likes to ban stuff, so it seems like a solution that fits his profile.

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Clear example of how important proficiency with your firearm is. Shot placement is as important as which caliber or bullet type you use.

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A policeman shot in the chest by another officer?
That is not what I read.
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Another source of the same event-

http://articles.nydailynews.com/2010-08-19/local/27073078_1_cops-charge-shot-multiple-times-angel-alvarez

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