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Boston PD asks Marathon crowd to turn off cellphones to prevent accidental detonations

0. phoneArena 15 Apr 2013, 17:28 posted on

According to those who were unlucky enough to be at the scene of the Boston Marathon bombing on Monday, Boston PD and other officials requested that those who were hiding out in area hotels and restaurants in the wake of the tragedy turn off their cellphones to prevent the accidental detonation of a bomb...

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posted on 15 Apr 2013, 17:36 26

1. darkkjedii (Posts: 10128; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)


Very sad event my prayers are with the victims

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 18:35 11

6. ImHungry (Posts: 17; Member since: 25 Jun 2012)


why would somebody thumbs down your comment. wtf

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 18:37 6

8. Droiddoes (unregistered)


Because darkjedi just sucks THAT much lol. He could offer to PayPal ebveryone on the site $50 and STILL get 90% thumbs down. He's just THAT bad of a poster.

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 18:57 7

12. Penny (Posts: 1109; Member since: 04 Feb 2011)


So you can't put your differences aside for something like this?

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 19:19 1

14. Droiddoes (unregistered)


No, he's still awful and I highly doubt this will change that.

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 21:01 1

16. darkkjedii (Posts: 10128; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)


Penny I'm so unconcerned with droiddoes. What happened in Boston really hurts my heart, I hate to see people harmed hopefully they find the bombers quickly and serve justice.

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 21:02

17. darkkjedii (Posts: 10128; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)


Stupidity has a way of rearing its ugly head. I hope the death toll doesn't rise. Sad day this is

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 18:01 10

2. Penny (Posts: 1109; Member since: 04 Feb 2011)


Hard to fathom what kind of instability or mental state would allow a man to willfully take another man's life. Just can't understand it.

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 18:31

4. HDShatter (Posts: 1021; Member since: 17 Jan 2013)


They don't know if it was a domestic attack or a foreign attack yet. If its a foreign attack then its not considered instability/mental issues. Right now the main suspect is a man from Saudi Arabia.

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 18:35 3

7. Commentator (Posts: 2296; Member since: 16 Aug 2011)


Just because they're foreign doesn't mean they're NOT mentally unstable. Anyone who willfully targets civilians, no matter their political inclinations, has something seriously wrong with them.

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 18:41 3

9. Penny (Posts: 1109; Member since: 04 Feb 2011)


Even if it's a foreign terrorist, I just can't imagine how somebody can want to do something like this. There is no rational reason great enough.

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 18:06 1

3. PhoneArenaUser (Posts: 5464; Member since: 05 Aug 2011)


Sad when due dirty deed of government, suffers ordinary people. :(

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 18:33 4

5. Commentator (Posts: 2296; Member since: 16 Aug 2011)


...what?

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 18:47 2

11. downphoenix (Posts: 2269; Member since: 19 Jun 2010)


he's probably one of those conspiracy theorists that think the government is behind this.

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 18:58

13. PhoneArenaUser (Posts: 5464; Member since: 05 Aug 2011)


No, I don't want to say that the government is behind all this. But it is a nothing new that in one or another way governments tend to set upon a bad blood between different nations.

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 18:42 1

10. PhoneArenaUser (Posts: 5464; Member since: 05 Aug 2011)


I'm sorry about my premature conclusions, because we still don't know who did that and what was the motivation to do that. Anyway, sad things in our world are happening. :(

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 21:37 2

19. Timmehor (Posts: 599; Member since: 09 Mar 2013)


Just STFU. Please.

posted on 16 Apr 2013, 08:51

22. PhoneArenaUser (Posts: 5464; Member since: 05 Aug 2011)


Thanks, but no. Keep your STFU for yourself.

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 20:33 1

15. yyuu1000 (Posts: 152; Member since: 26 Jul 2012)


So sad

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 21:35 1

18. Timmehor (Posts: 599; Member since: 09 Mar 2013)


What a very sad day. Thoughts go on to the passed and injured. Boston is such a great city.

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 22:28 1

20. xperiaDROID (Posts: 5047; Member since: 08 Mar 2013)


Geez......are the bombers out of their minds? They ruined the good ol' Boston, how dare they?

I hope everyone is ok in there! :)

posted on 15 Apr 2013, 23:34 1

21. byazatt (Posts: 159; Member since: 26 Oct 2012)


very sad in deed, we have humans with hearts of hyenas! my condolences to all the victims :-/

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