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United States

22 December 2008

Fort Worth Star-Telegram (Texas)

Chris Hipes enjoys the challenge of a shooting match so much that he started the North Texas Submachinegun Match about five years ago. But he isn't sure he wants his daughter to participate. She's only 7 months old now, but he said she'll have to be well-trained — and ready both physically and mentally — before she can take part in these events. "It's an inherently dangerous sport," said Hipes, a 35-year-old maintenance supervisor in Denton. "It's like NASCAR. If... (

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