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United States

29 December 2005

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (Wisconsin)

Jeffrey Boler, 35, fired a gun in to the air at midnight on New Year's Eve for most of his life. But now he urges others to refrain, saying the sometimes deadly practice can become addictive. Boler works at a shop that sells T-shirts such as the one he is wearing, with violent and gun-related themes. Boler has continued the tradition of firing shots in the air virtually every New Year's Eve since then. Now 35, he says: "Firing a firearm on New Year's was just like... (

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