lone gunman

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lone gunman

A shooter that acts alone. This phrase is perhaps most often associated with Lee Harvey Oswald, the man who assassinated John F. Kennedy. I know you think the murders were perpetrated by a lone gunman, but I just can't believe that no one else helped him to carry out all this violence.
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Let's just say [episode writer and director] Glen Morgan, who originally created 'The Lone Gunmen,' has come up with an amazing brilliant way that brings Langly back.
In Season 9, Langly - along with his fellow Lone Gunmen members Byers and Frohike - sacrificed himself to stop a bio-terrorist.
Unless it's in the pages of IDW Publishing's "X-Files: Conspiracy,'' a sprawling six-part story that sees the Lone Gunmen trio attempting to blow wide open rumors of Transformers, Ghostbusters and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles -- among others -- to a public that has been kept in the dark.
Fast-moving terror attacks by lone gunmen, such as those seen in Norway and Toulouse, are among the major incidents the UK must be prepared for, Security Minister James Brokenshire will say.
QIN a documentary, I recently heard of an X-Files spin-off show called The Lone Gunmen.
For backstory on the group that forms "The Lone Gunmen," the best source remains the "X-Files" episode that traced their formation.
One of the three Lone Gunmen members returns in the next episode of "The X-Files.
At some point during the panel, Anderson suggested that William has got "David's height," while Carter joked that Scully and Mulder's son is with Langly (Dean Haglund), the presumed-dead member of the Lone Gunmen trio seen in the trailer.