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40 Reasons For Gun Control
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Posted on 09/09/2001 11:16:40 PM PDT by unamused

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1 posted on 09/09/2001 11:16:40 PM PDT by unamused
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To: unamused
bookmark and bump
2 posted on 09/09/2001 11:23:17 PM PDT by JeepInMazar
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To: unamused
Bump, bump, bump!!

Somebody help me! Can I get a witness?! Amen, brother!!

I plan to have a copy of this when I have a BBQ (a vegan, pagan type) with sicko socialist friends in Santa Cruz, CA.

3 posted on 09/09/2001 11:29:17 PM PDT by dersepp
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To: bang_list
(Not sure if bang_list in keyword does same as in Reply To:)
4 posted on 09/09/2001 11:34:55 PM PDT by unamused
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To: unamused
Bump
5 posted on 09/09/2001 11:36:00 PM PDT by Marine Inspector
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To: unamused
These are great, bumped and bookmarked!
6 posted on 09/09/2001 11:41:16 PM PDT by xm177e2
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To: unamused
(Not sure if bang_list in keyword does same as in Reply To:)

It does not.

Bang_list specifically searches only for replies.

7 posted on 09/09/2001 11:42:09 PM PDT by xm177e2
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To: xm177e2
Thanx...I figured "better safe, than sorry."
8 posted on 09/09/2001 11:46:03 PM PDT by unamused
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To: unamused
Liberal "circular logic" in all its glory. The one argument that shows how ridiculous it is is the one where gun banners hold the military, the feebs and the local cops can carry but letting the hoi polloi do so will bring out their native easily provocable bloodthirstiness. What is never explained is when the government goes on a rampage is why the gun banners don't believe guns should be confiscated from such a homicidal monster. Hypocrites.
9 posted on 09/09/2001 11:56:22 PM PDT by goldstategop
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To: unamused
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10 posted on 09/10/2001 12:21:09 AM PDT by Britton J Wingfield
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To: unamused
I love it.
11 posted on 09/10/2001 12:26:07 AM PDT by RLK
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To: unamused
Bump bumpity bump bump...

Copied, pasted, saved to hard drive! Priceless!

#41. Background checks, fingerprinting, and waiting periods are good. These give whoever is stalking you ample time to buy a gun out of the trunk of a car.
12 posted on 09/10/2001 12:28:10 AM PDT by VRWC_Member428
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To: VRWC_Member428
Good idea, everybody feel free to add to the list. All improvements appreciated.
13 posted on 09/10/2001 12:31:02 AM PDT by unamused
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To: VRWC_Member428
#41. Background checks, fingerprinting, and waiting periods are good. These give whoever is stalking you ample time to buy a gun out of the trunk of a car.

They also do a wonderful job of keeping you from murdering someone with one of the guns you already have in the closet...

14 posted on 09/10/2001 12:33:06 AM PDT by unamused
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To: unamused
9. When confronted by violent criminals, you should "put up no defense - give them what they want, or run" (Handgun Control Inc. Chairman Pete Shields, Guns Don't Die - People Do, 1981, p. 125).

I saw a news report two days ago on FR about a convenience store clerk in Salt Lake City who fully complied with an armed robber's demand for money and was then promptly shot to death anyway.

17 posted on 09/10/2001 1:57:17 AM PDT by NoControllingLegalAuthority
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[someone doesn't resist, then gets shot anyway]

This happens all the time. Why are you so surprised? Ask any large city's police department about murders that occurred in public in the last year and you'll probably find a few "robberies/rapes gone bad".

18 posted on 09/10/2001 3:06:36 AM PDT by tymesf
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To: unamused
Great article! Bookmark and bump!
19 posted on 09/10/2001 3:20:30 AM PDT by SouthernBelle
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So no gun control, and encouraging possesion (and use) of guns is a good thing to do?
20 posted on 09/10/2001 3:30:13 AM PDT by bluester
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Well, well.....finally a concise and acurate list of examples, showing how foolish the citizenry has been, about firearms. >/sarcasm off<

Great post!

Bookmarked with thanks.

21 posted on 09/10/2001 3:32:10 AM PDT by G.Mason
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To: unamused
Very good! This is Freepology at its best!

Thanks!

FMCDH

22 posted on 09/10/2001 3:41:51 AM PDT by Wild Game
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To: unamused
Big clip b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-b-bump.
23 posted on 09/10/2001 3:59:47 AM PDT by Straight Vermonter
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To: unamused
#12, #13, #14......

Truth.

25 posted on 09/10/2001 4:31:02 AM PDT by xzins
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SIR....A Thompson 100 rd drum bump to you.... SIR!
Printed, displayed, Bookmarked, and remembered..
26 posted on 09/10/2001 4:35:44 AM PDT by cbkaty
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So no gun control, and encouraging possesion (and use) of guns is a good thing to do?

An unqualified YES.

27 posted on 09/10/2001 4:41:14 AM PDT by from occupied ga
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To: unamused
Guess what? You have the wrong hands

Bump

28 posted on 09/10/2001 4:46:27 AM PDT by oyez
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BANG!

Garde la Foi, mes amis! Nous nous sommes les sauveurs de la République!
(Keep the Faith, my friends! We are the saviors of the Republic!)

29 posted on 09/10/2001 5:19:07 AM PDT by LonePalm (Le Républicain du verre cassé (The Broken Glass Republican))
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Hey, Bluester!! Time to wake up! Coffee's on!
30 posted on 09/10/2001 5:26:58 AM PDT by Misterioso
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:)
31 posted on 09/10/2001 5:51:58 AM PDT by bluester
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To: dersepp
I plan to have a copy of this when I have a BBQ (a vegan, pagan type) with sicko socialist friends in Santa Cruz, CA.

It has been my experience that most vegans are too tough and stringy to barbecue well. It is also difficult to differentiate most of them from those who harbor intestinal parasites.

I'd suggest barbecuing those who eat meat instead.

32 posted on 09/10/2001 7:11:56 AM PDT by George Smiley (george.smiley@lycos.com)
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To: unamused
Bravo! and bttt
33 posted on 09/10/2001 7:19:59 AM PDT by Brasky
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major bump, sir!!
34 posted on 09/10/2001 8:23:31 AM PDT by RaceBannon
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Bookmark and BUMP!!!!!!
35 posted on 09/10/2001 8:39:04 AM PDT by Gabz
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Every moron who believes that gun control WORKS will put legs under that philosophy by wearing this tag each and every time he/she leaves home:


36 posted on 09/10/2001 8:45:42 AM PDT by Dick Bachert
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#43: People can't be trusted to own firearms because they will shoot innocent people, which is proven by Barbara Graham and William Raspberry, who are responsible advocates of gun safety.
37 posted on 09/10/2001 8:51:59 AM PDT by TimSkalaBim
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Criminals, by definition, have a strict personal code causing them to adhere to public law. That is why gun laws work so well..........
38 posted on 09/10/2001 9:05:12 AM PDT by BlueNgold
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To: unamused
A tracered and belt fed bump to you.
39 posted on 09/10/2001 9:20:18 AM PDT by FreedomFarmer
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BTTT ... great post ... thanks U.
40 posted on 09/10/2001 7:26:07 PM PDT by 2Trievers
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> 34. Police officers have some special Jedi-like mastery over handguns that private citizens can never hope to obtain. Where "jedi-like mastery" includes being unable to hit the broad side of a house (see the santa clarita shootout).
41 posted on 09/10/2001 8:49:49 PM PDT by tymesf
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bump...
42 posted on 09/10/2001 9:53:19 PM PDT by unamused
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#43: People can't be trusted to own firearms because they will shoot innocent people, which is proven by Barbara Graham and William Raspberry, who are responsible advocates of gun safety.

CORRECT VERSION:

#43 POLICE can't be trusted to own firearms because they will shoot innocent people, which is proven by the fact that about 11% of the time police shoot the wrong person, as compared to private citizens shooting the wrong person only 3% of the time.

Anybody have the source for that statistic? I haven't been able to locate it.

If all guns were taken away, then people would stab innocent people. If all knives, swords, etc. were taken away, people would bludgeon innocent people. If hammers, rocks, and all blunt objects in general were taken away, the universe would be made up of two basic elements: gas and liquid.

It's not the guns, it's the people. It's a fact that there will always be people out there who will kill others. It's also a fact that less people would feel free to kill others with impunity if they had to fear for their own life.

An armed society is a polite society.

If you forgot to add a < /sarcasm> tag, sorry for going off like that.
43 posted on 09/10/2001 11:37:20 PM PDT by VRWC_Member428
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44 posted on 11/01/2001 11:00:44 PM PST by JeepInMazar
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45 posted on 01/02/2003 8:31:46 PM PST by GOPJ
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46 posted on 01/02/2003 8:31:52 PM PST by GOPJ
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47 posted on 02/24/2003 9:30:51 PM PST by Centurion2000 (Take charge of your destiny, or someone else will)
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48 posted on 02/25/2003 2:06:00 PM PST by GOPJ
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Thank you for your insight into a problem which gun control advocates do not seem to understand. I have never met a gun that killed or wounded any one by itself. My son was taught not to play with guns and for those liberal gun control parents, if you will teach your children on the dangers of IMPROPER gun handling, you too could have the peace of mind when you go to sleep.For instance if some idiot makes it thru the dogs in the yard they could find themselves in front of my brand new double barrel. Guns and fences makes better neighbors.
49 posted on 03/07/2003 6:47:27 PM PST by white cloud
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Excellent post:!
50 posted on 03/15/2003 12:33:29 PM PST by southland
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