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jobee

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Some like it' hot'
« on: February 19, 2007, 06:24:34 PM »
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The Associated Press reported on June 24, 2004 that the number of violent crimes in many US cities were on the rise. In 2003 Chicago alone recorded 598 homicides, 80 percent of which involvedthe use of guns. The Washington D.C. reported 41,738 murders, robberies and other violent crimes in 2003, averaging 6,406.4 cases per 100,000 residents. In 2004 the District recorded 198 killings, or a homicide rate of 35 per 100,000 residents. Detroit,which has less than 1 million residents, recorded 18,724 criminal cases in 2003, including 366 murders and 814 rapes, which amountedto a homicide rate of 41 per 100,000 residents.
In 2003 the homicide rate in Baltimore was 43 per 100,000 residents. The Baltimore Sun reported on Dec. 17, 2004 that the city reported 271 killings from January to early December in 2004.It was reported that on Sept. 8, 2004 that by Sept. 4, 2004 there had been 368 homicides in the city, up 4.2 percent year-on-year. The USA Today reported on July 16, 2004 that in an average week inthe US workplace one employee is killed and at least 25 are seriously injured in violent assaults by current or former co-workers. The Cincinnati Post reported on Nov. 12, 2004 that homicides average 17 a week and there are nearly 5,500 violent assaults a day at US job sites.
The United States has the biggest number of gun owners and gun violence has affected lots of innocent lives. According to a survey released by the University of Chicago in 2001, 41.7 percentof men and 28.5 percent of women in the United States report having a gun in their homes, and 29.2 percent of men and 10.2 percent of women personally own a gun. The Los Angeles Times reported on Jul. 19, 2004 that since 2000 the number of firearm holders rose 28 percent in California.
About 31,000 Americans are killed and 75,000 wounded by firearms each year, which means more than 80 people are shot dead each day. In 2002 there were 30,242 firearm killings in the UnitedStates; 54 percent of all suicides and 67 percent of all homicideswere related to the use of firearms. The Associated Press reportedthat 808 people were shot dead in the first half of 2004 in Detroit.


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ACE

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Re: Some like it' hot'
« Reply #1 on: February 20, 2007, 12:55:42 PM »
jobee do you have anything new and orgininal to say, or are you just going to carry on cutting and pasting other people's comments? you need to learn to think for yourself and be creative like I am. as George bernard Shaw said: '
Those who do, can, those that teach, don't'.

jobee

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Re: Some like it' hot'
« Reply #2 on: February 20, 2007, 02:06:34 PM »
jobee do you have anything new and orgininal to say, or are you just going to carry on cutting and pasting other people's comments? you need to learn to think for yourself and be creative like I am. as George bernard Shaw said: '
Those who do, can, those that teach, don't'.

Lets see some of your masterpieces-OR are you another yak,yak,yak, wind up merchant.