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Adam Lanza called radio show: 7-minute radio call by Adam Lanza reveals motive

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An Adam Lanza radio call made one year before Adam Lanza went on his Sandy Hook shooting rampage has surfaced. Adam Lanza “called into a radio show to liken a domesticated chimpanzee who attacked a woman in Connecticut to a teenage mall shooter,” reported The Telegraph on Jan. 16, 2014.

Adam Lanza’s seven and a half-minute radio clip was obtained by the New York Daily News. "Documents reveal how Lanza, a year before Newtown massacre, used the pseudonym 'Smiggles' on a message board to talk about calling an Oregon college radio station and masking his voice to liken Norwegian mass murderer, Anders Breivik, to an abused chimpanzee that ripped Connecticut woman Charla Nash's face off.”

In addition to the documents, Adam Lanza’s masked voice during his radio call to “Anarchy Radio” host John Zerzan on Dec. 11, 2011, was also reportedly recognized by one of Adam Lanza’s classmates from Newtown High School. "It's him. I talked to him every day for about an hour each day from freshman to junior year, so I know his voice. He's a very soft-spoken kid, but very articulate. As soon as he opened his mouth (in the audio clip), I knew it was him. There's no voice distinction."

During his radio call to John Zerzan, Adam Lanza used the name “Greg” and discussed that Travis the chimpanzee, who viciously mauled his owner’s friend in February of 2009 after being raised like a human, was reacting against society.

“Travis wasn't an untamed monster at all. He wasn't just feigning domestication. He was civilized. Look what civilization did to him.”

Listening to the clip of Adam Lanza’s radio call provides not only a frightening insight into Adam Lanza’s attitude towards society and the motive for a mass murderer who would kill anyone in society no matter how innocent, but also his attitude towards mental illness. As Adam Lanza says, “Travis wasn’t any different than a mentally handicapped child.”



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