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Although their precise motives remain unclear, the personal journals of the perpetrators document that they wished their actions to rival the Oklahoma City bombing and other deadly incidents in the United States in the 1990s. The attack has been referred to by USA Today as a "suicidal attack [that was] planned as a grand—if badly implemented— terrorist bombing."  The massacre has been reported as "the deadliest high school shooting in US history." 
The massacre sparked debate over gun control laws , high school cliques , subcultures , and bullying. It resulted in an increased emphasis on school security with zero tolerance policies,   and a moral panic over goth culture , gun culture , social outcasts (even though the perpetrators were not outcasts),   the use of pharmaceutical anti-depressants by teenagers, teenage Internet use,  and violence in video games.  
Harris dedicated a section of his website to posting content regarding his and Klebold's progress in their collection of guns and building of bombs (they subsequently used both in attacking students at their school). After the website was made public, AOL permanently deleted it from its servers.