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Sat Dec 22, 2012, 01:27 AM

Would this work? Another treat guns like cars argument.

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I support all gun bans, and stricter regulations and laws. In addition to banning assault rifles, and high velocity and frangible bullets, large clips, and all drums, I'd like to see registered guns be checked for rate of fire periodically, like all of us have to do when the DMV sends us a notice to have our car's emissions tested. If a gun's rate of fire doesn't pass spec, the gun must be permanently modified or turned in. Guns with smaller clips and lower rates of fire would be a big improvement.

What do y'all think?

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Reply Would this work? Another treat guns like cars argument. (Original post)
WhaTHellsgoingonhere Dec 2012 OP
CTyankee Dec 2012 #1
Earth_First Dec 2012 #2
WhaTHellsgoingonhere Dec 2012 #3
NashvilleLefty Dec 2012 #4
Riftaxe Dec 2012 #5
Agnosticsherbet Dec 2012 #6
WhaTHellsgoingonhere Dec 2012 #7

Response to WhaTHellsgoingonhere (Original post)

Sat Dec 22, 2012, 01:31 AM

1. Sounds good to me. Great start. At the same time, re-educate the people on

why public safety is patriotic in its highest, most developed form...

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Response to WhaTHellsgoingonhere (Original post)

Sat Dec 22, 2012, 01:36 AM

2. Not sure I'm following...

So one who is hypothetically a sport shooter and fires his/her weapons more frequently is, what exactly?

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Response to Earth_First (Reply #2)

Sat Dec 22, 2012, 01:46 AM

3. Rate of fire is the number of shots you can get of in a span of time.

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Response to WhaTHellsgoingonhere (Original post)

Sat Dec 22, 2012, 01:51 AM

4. I like apples. But I also like oranges. But,

That being said, I think your suggestions have some merits.

As you said, "Guns with smaller clips and lower rates of fire would be a big improvement. " I'm all for that, whatever it takes to achieve it.

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Response to WhaTHellsgoingonhere (Original post)

Sat Dec 22, 2012, 02:42 AM

5. Treat firearms like marijuana

Then stand around puzzled while no one follows the law....brilliant!

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Response to Riftaxe (Reply #5)

Sat Dec 22, 2012, 03:16 AM

6. We outlaw murder, and yet people insist on murdering. So murder = marijuana?

Rape is against the law. Does rape = marijuana?

The argument that people will ignore the law and break it has no merit. That is what criminals do.

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Response to Riftaxe (Reply #5)

Sat Dec 22, 2012, 04:27 AM

7. What exactly are you responding to?

Are dey comin' to get y'r gurns?

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