Origin of columbine1
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Origin of columbine2
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Origin of Columbine
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Officers at the school waited over an hour to enter the classrooms and confront the gunman—a decision that was “antithetical to everything we have learned over the last two decades since the Columbine massacre” in 1999, McCraw said.Schools Are Putting More Cops on Campus—Despite the 'Abject Failure' in Uvalde|Katie Reilly|June 23, 2022|Time
The majority of mass school shootings were carried out by a lone gunman, with just two – Columbine and the 1988 shooting at Westside School in Jonesboro, Arkansas – carried out by two gunmen.What we know about mass school shootings in the US – and the gunmen who carry them out|LGBTQ-Editor|May 25, 2022|No Straight News
If those two boys who went on a shooting rampage at Columbine had an adult who cared, they might not have “descended into hell.”
In the eyes of the NRA, Rambo is as grave a threat to gun rights as The Fonz—or the director of Bowling for Columbine.Rambo Hates Guns: How Sylvester Stallone Became the Most Anti-Gun Celeb in Hollywood|Asawin Suebsaeng|August 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Gun massacres like Newtown and Columbine can destroy communities, families, and schools.
But school-based arrests in Pennsylvania alone went up by 300 percent since Columbine.
“Before Columbine, juvenile crime had been coming down,” May said.
In a kind of manifesto, the Virginia Tech killer had written about the two Columbine killers.
Harlequin had recruited a columbine and a shepherdess, and he introduced these ladies as partners for the promised minuet.The Animal Story Book|Various
As a favourite garden flower, the Columbine found its way into heraldic blazonry.
As a garden plant the Columbine still holds a favourite place.
The many species of owls, too, have p. 187not been noticed; and no mention made of the Columbine tribe.Wanderings in South America|Charles Waterton
But any though he is, he is as capable of devotion to his Columbine as Punchinello, and remains faithfully mated year after year.Bird Neighbors|Neltje Blanchan