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I'm sure by now he did ran some kind of vegetable farm - the documentation fits.

Breivik apparently had a license for several weapons - I see reports he owned a Glock pistol, an automatic weapon and a rifle/shotgun.

There are witness accounts of a second shooter on the island. Will have to see how credible these reports are.

The details from the stories of the survivors are horrifying. Breivik deliberately used his guise as a policeman to draw out people from their hiding places, calling out to them it was safe. The moment people approached him, he shot them. He targeted pretty girls first.

by Nomad on Sat Jul 23rd, 2011 at 11:56:12 AM EST
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Yes, I've seen reports about the vegetable farm, and the suggestion it allowed him to get fertiliser to use as explosive. But I doubt it was an organic farm, because I don't see what fertiliser he'd have used. In non-organic farming, otoh, there's an obvious candidate.

I also heard (radio) he had permits for a Glock and at least one other firearm.

by afew (afew(a in a circle)eurotrib_dot_com) on Sat Jul 23rd, 2011 at 12:05:36 PM EST
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There is a strong hunting culture in Norway after all...

Economics is politics by other means
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Sun Jul 24th, 2011 at 06:26:17 AM EST
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