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Response to Art_from_Ark (Reply #24)

Mon Apr 9, 2012, 03:10 AM

26. The 'stick' the father was supposedly hitting Jefferson with has been

 

reported in various media as itself a 'baseball bat'. So maybe it's a stick in the (Teddy) Roosevelt sense of "walk softly but carry a big stick."

Yes, Jefferson as a felon was not supposed to have a firearm. But if he were being attacked by a baseball-bat wielding Pere England but did not use the firearm, Jefferson might have himself wound up dead. I'll take 6 years in the klink over death by beating any day.

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