Posted 20.12.2014 @ 12.05AM
This guy has a charge list as long as my... umm, something that's long. It's easy in hindsight obviously, but with this much "noise" around him I'd say it's definitely a breakdown in intelligence.
But with a government that's cutting funding in all areas of the public service, how is that surprising??
Posted 19.12.2014 @ 9.35AM
An article here outlining some of the possible "mistakes" or errors in judgement:
I think the biggest questions are the ones about how he wasn't on some sort of watch list, or even behind bars rather than paroled, given his history.
Posted 18.12.2014 @ 1.37PM
The info I have read from a range of sources about why a shot wasn't taken earlier included what @PSCYSM mentioned above about the backpack, and also that they weren't sure until later in the day if it was only one person, and once that was confirmed they didn't have a clear shot after that time.
I do think the sleeping gas thing is more Hollywood than reality... ;)
Posted 19.12.2014 @ 1.07AM
@PSCYSM and @DAVE :
Gas has been attempted before in the Moscow theater hostage crisis (2002). It killed 130~ hostages.
Posted 24.11.2014 @ 6.25AM
@dave it depends on who you talk to. My business has grown over the past 12 months- but that is with 5+ years of hustle.
Didn't you head off for a year long trip? Maybe that's the issue?
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