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Friday, October 06, 2017

Organizers of the Eastside Cannery Casino Gun Show, which was scheduled for this weekend, have canceled the event. Boyd Gaming Corp. spokesman David Strow said Thursday that canceling the show was "a mutual decision" between gun show organizers and Boyd Gaming, which acquired Las Vegas assets of Cannery Casino Resorts last December. It didn't seem "prudent" to go on with the show, Strow said, in light of the mass shooting Sunday ... Separately, a representative with the National Shooting Sports Foundation declined to comment on the annual SHOT firearms industry trade show. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and loved ones of all those killed and injured in the criminal attack in Las Vegas," spokesman Mike Bazinet said. "Out of respect for the families of the victims and the law enforcement process, we are not going to comment or participate in media requests made relating to this attack."





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Every gun show in America should be cancelled, if they don't cancel they should be protested by thousands of people who are sick of the slaughter of fellow human beings. These gun nuts are fetishists, they need to find a better way of expressing their masculinity. If you are so tough go fight in boxing or other such sports, there is nothing tough about shooting unarmed, innocent people. The Las Vegas shooter was, in the end, a coward. That's why he killed himself so that he didn't have to face the consequences of his action. A urinal should be build on his grave so that anyone who wants to could piss on his body. I'm pretty sure Jesus would stand in line to do so.
Gun shows are psychopathic displays of killing potential, when is enough, enough?
Who attends gun shows anyway? Psychopaths, that's who. Who else would so glorify weapons of death?

#1 | Posted by danni at 2017-10-06 08:37 AM | Reply

Never been to a gun show. Never will go.

And with all of this going on, I have less and less interest in ever owning a gun

#2 | Posted by eberly at 2017-10-06 08:40 AM | Reply | Newsworthy 3

Now is not the time to be cancelling gun shows.

- The GOP

#3 | Posted by 726 at 2017-10-06 12:22 PM | Reply

evidently gun shows are like stage shows on the strip...all the time. one of the reasons sighted,
possibly, for the shooter not to have drawn that much attention. nevada is an open carry state
and people go there and they buy guns.

#4 | Posted by ABlock at 2017-10-06 03:13 PM | Reply


substitute Tupperware Party for gun show and then Danni makes sense.

#5 | Posted by PinkyanTheBrain at 2017-10-06 03:17 PM | Reply


i appreciate your intent but it's probably gonna' be hard to convince people to protest where

there's a good possibility there will be other people in attendance that don't agree, that could

be on the margins of society, mentally, and are armed

#6 | Posted by ABlock at 2017-10-06 03:20 PM | Reply

Great! Another death chamber shut down! We will march until every gun show is...oh, wait...
--Anti-abortion hypocrites

#7 | Posted by catdog at 2017-10-06 03:25 PM | Reply

"there's a good possibility there will be other people in attendance that don't agree, that could
be on the margins of society, mentally, and are armed"

No argument, the open carry crazies are scary.

#8 | Posted by danni at 2017-10-06 03:27 PM | Reply

"that could be on the margins of society, mentally, and are armed"

I'd like to congratulate the gun show on accurately identifying their customer base!

#9 | Posted by snoofy at 2017-10-06 03:30 PM | Reply | Funny: 1

I'd like to congratulate the gun show on accurately identifying their customer base!


market research my man...done properly you can sell the rubes anything, hell i bet you could

even convince some people to vote for a russian collaborator

#10 | Posted by ABlock at 2017-10-06 03:43 PM | Reply | Funny: 3



A russian collaborator that will hire wall street elites to strip their social security, take away their health insurance, turn their medicare into a coupon program and burn tax money flying private jets all around the country developing a tax "reform" that will raise taxes on the working poor and middle class to give a trillions to the 1%.

#11 | Posted by 726 at 2017-10-06 04:32 PM | Reply

A few gunnuts aren't actually nuts. Who would of thought?

#12 | Posted by CrisisStills at 2017-10-06 05:39 PM | Reply

2: perhaps evolution is possible?

#13 | Posted by woe_is_W at 2017-10-06 08:20 PM | Reply

Just saw on the local news this morning that this is FALSE the gun show was not cancelled. In fact in a callous way the statement was they can do two things at once, like chewing gum and walking. They could mourn and still carry on with the show. Doors open at 9am.

#14 | Posted by gracieamazed at 2017-10-07 08:30 AM | Reply


They're mourning? Sure.

#15 | Posted by Zed at 2017-10-07 08:46 AM | Reply

Every so often we need a mass shooting so the politicians can scare the public into buying more guns.

#16 | Posted by Ray at 2017-10-07 09:11 AM | Reply

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