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  • T'wit, FReeper extraordinaire, has died.

    08/05/2007 3:55:55 AM PDT · by 8mmMauser · 533 replies · 11,820+ views
    self | August 5, 2007 | 8mmMauser
    A great FReeper and close friend passed. T’wit, also known as Timothy Wheeler passed on. In tribute, I would like to make this the August thread of Terri Dailies, the topic foremost in T’wit thoughts.Tim was a man of great faith, a faith that grew stronger especially in recent months. As I type this, I still am not yet coherent, as I try to awaken and sip a good coffee brought to me recently by Tim. In his usual fashion, he probably figured I would appreciate a little care package and would appreciate the better quality than the usual fare...
  • Guns vs. Teddy Bears There's no competition when it comes to regulation.

    01/14/2004 10:00:32 AM PST · by King Prout · 16 replies · 245+ views
    National Review Online ^ | January 13, 2004, 8:46 a.m. | Tim Wheeler and Dave Kopel
    Should unelected officials be allowed to order the confiscation of some or all guns and ammunition in the United States? This is the question posed by Sen. Jon Corzine (D., N.J.) and Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D., R.I.), in their proposed Firearms Safety and Consumer Protection Act. As one might suspect, the bill is about neither firearm safety nor consumer protection, but is an especially clever stratagem by the gun-prohibition lobby. The Kennedy-Corzine bill would give the Treasury Department and the courts nearly unlimited powers to restrict firearms manufacture and sales, and to confiscate guns. *snip* The social problem with guns...