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Ohmsen

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Posted: Oct 14, 2021 - 6:39am

 miamizsun wrote:

didn't norway and sweden lift all or most of their covid restrictions?

expect a spike? mostly mild cases?



"So did the Netherlands, and Denmark a few weeks ago, and the spikes are coming on..., Captain Obvious, over!" 
Meanwhile, the media and politicians are doing their best to promote more vaccinations. Yes, mostly asymptomatic, and mild cases. 
A sense of the pandemic coming to an end (Covid-19 becoming endemic) by next spring is there, almost graspable (at least in Europe).


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Posted: Oct 14, 2021 - 6:37am

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Listen cheeky boy.  It ain't OK.  Feeling at tad annoyed here....   Would you like to compare homicide and suicide rates with Norway?   Or rates of death and murder of civilians by Norwegian police with US police?   Hmmm..... I think I see your point.   Guns make it all so much easier!  'Efficient'.  

Reading between the lines, the Norwegian police are taking this person very, very seriously.     Arrows can be fired in rapid succession by someone who has put in the time and effort to practice.  


"Norwegian police are not usually armed and after the attack the police directorate ordered all officers nationwide to carry firearms as an extra precaution."

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Posted: Oct 14, 2021 - 5:35am

didn't norway and sweden lift all or most of their covid restrictions?

expect a spike? mostly mild cases?
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Posted: Oct 13, 2021 - 7:28pm

 kurtster wrote:

That's OK though because no guns were used, right ?

Mass killings without guns !  Who'd a thunk it possible ...

Listen cheeky boy.  It ain't OK.  Feeling at tad annoyed here....   Would you like to compare homicide and suicide rates with Norway?   Or rates of death and murder of civilians by Norwegian police with US police?   Hmmm..... I think I see your point.   Guns make it all so much easier!  'Efficient'.  

Reading between the lines, the Norwegian police are taking this person very, very seriously.     Arrows can be fired in rapid succession by someone who has put in the time and effort to practice.  

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Posted: Oct 13, 2021 - 6:49pm

 kurtster wrote:

Fair enough. I'd ban those too.
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Posted: Oct 13, 2021 - 5:35pm

 haresfur wrote:
 kurtster wrote:

That's OK though because no guns were used, right ?

Mass killings without guns !  Who'd a thunk it possible ...


Remind me again, how many rounds a second can you fire with a bow?
 
it depends. 


or earlier models from the Ming Dynasty ...


and for conventional bows ...
Lars Andersen (born 8 November 1964) is a Danish painter and archer. Claiming to hold a world record for speed,[1] he is able to shoot 10 arrows in 4.9 seconds,[2] or 3 arrows in 0.6 seconds
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Posted: Oct 13, 2021 - 5:08pm

 kurtster wrote:

That's OK though because no guns were used, right ?

Mass killings without guns !  Who'd a thunk it possible ...


Remind me again, how many rounds a second can you fire with a bow?
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Posted: Oct 13, 2021 - 2:14pm

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Following the attacks, the police directorate said it had ordered officers nationwide to carry firearms. Norwegian police are normally unarmed but officers have access to guns and rifles when needed.

"This is an extra precaution. The police have no indication so far that there is a change in the national threat level," the directorate said in a statement.


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Posted: Oct 13, 2021 - 2:12pm

 Red_Dragon wrote: 
That's OK though because no guns were used, right ?

Mass killings without guns !  Who'd a thunk it possible ...
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Posted: Oct 13, 2021 - 1:52pm

Man kills several people in Norway in bow-and-arrow attacks, police say
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Posted: Feb 21, 2019 - 8:38am

Anders Breivik inspired:   US Coast Guard officer hoped to 'kill every person on the earth'



Oh the shame......   
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Posted: Sep 11, 2018 - 12:45pm

To the Norskies out there.....  a term my brother and I used to use for Norwegians.   (Take Norsk, and add ies.) 

What is it like being touted as one of the most culturally advanced countries on the planet?   

What is it like living in a country that may have solved the Resource Curse better than any other country on the planet?  

Do you ever feel — collectively — that Norway has accomplished so much that it only has one direction to go and that is down?  
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Posted: Aug 12, 2017 - 2:41pm

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I thought the picture was from a new Star Wars movie.  I am surprised that anybody (including naive, gullible Norwegians) would be fooled by it.
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Posted: Aug 1, 2017 - 10:20am

paranoia runs deep...
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