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The FBI’s investigating the Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting as ‘domestic terrorism.’

It’s about goddamn time.

LA Times: Gilroy shooter’s target list prompts domestic terrorism probe by FBI

Authorities said the garlic festival was one of several potential targets listed. Others included religious organizations, courthouses, federal buildings and political institutions involving both the Republican and Democratic parties, said John F. Bennett, FBI special agent in charge. The FBI declined to provide specifics on the targets but said law enforcement officials are reaching out to notify them.