HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Main » Latest Breaking News (Forum) » Obama: Gun-control advoca... » Reply #7

Reply #7


Response to Paul E Ester (Original post)

Sun Jan 27, 2013, 04:14 AM

7. Oh, I don't know.

The gun apologists have had the stage since the beginning. Maybe those of us who are totally against guns should have our say.

The rest of the world gets by quite fine without their citizenry being armed to the hilt. And, amazingly enough, regimes have been overthrown even without a 2nd amendment to arm the civilians.

I tell ya what. Let's let the gun apologists, each and every one, lose a child or mother or sibling to gun violence. Then let them come back and say, it's okay for everyone to be armed. And if they do, I'll make sure they get to clean up the mess, and then ask them again. Shall we arm everyone? And if they still say yes, I'll suggest that they need professional help for their addiction to guns.

No guns. Period. Other countries manage without them. We can also.

Reply to this post

Back to OP Alert abuse Link to post in-thread

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 107 replies Author Time Post
Paul E Ester Jan 2013 OP
alittlelark Jan 2013 #1
napoleon_in_rags Jan 2013 #2
obama2terms Jan 2013 #15
bitchkitty Jan 2013 #16
obama2terms Jan 2013 #48
napoleon_in_rags Jan 2013 #78
Hassin Bin Sober Jan 2013 #19
Squinch Jan 2013 #51
Purveyor Jan 2013 #3
Why Syzygy Jan 2013 #5
DRoseDARs Jan 2013 #4
hack89 Jan 2013 #17
Squinch Jan 2013 #52
JDPriestly Jan 2013 #6
tavalon Jan 2013 #12
Paladin Jan 2013 #20
tavalon Jan 2013 #23
Duckhunter935 Jan 2013 #28
tavalon Jan 2013 #29
Duckhunter935 Jan 2013 #32
tavalon Jan 2013 #36
Paladin Jan 2013 #31
Duckhunter935 Jan 2013 #34
Duckhunter935 Jan 2013 #35
Ter Jan 2013 #47
Paladin Jan 2013 #49
Squinch Jan 2013 #54
Ter Jan 2013 #70
mac56 Jan 2013 #73
Squinch Jan 2013 #85
LastLiberal in PalmSprings Jan 2013 #71
oldbanjo Jan 2013 #61
BainsBane Jan 2013 #81
JDPriestly Jan 2013 #94
LineReply Oh, I don't know.
SheilaT Jan 2013 #7
Bluenorthwest Jan 2013 #21
onpatrol98 Jan 2013 #37
SheilaT Jan 2013 #72
onpatrol98 Jan 2013 #77
MJJP21 Jan 2013 #8
safeinOhio Jan 2013 #10
Kablooie Jan 2013 #9
tavalon Jan 2013 #11
truth2power Jan 2013 #39
Lurks Often Jan 2013 #42
farminator3000 Jan 2013 #56
oldbanjo Jan 2013 #65
oldbanjo Jan 2013 #63
Demo_Chris Jan 2013 #13
tavalon Jan 2013 #24
Demo_Chris Jan 2013 #44
tavalon Jan 2013 #57
Demo_Chris Jan 2013 #62
spin Jan 2013 #79
onehandle Jan 2013 #14
hack89 Jan 2013 #18
tavalon Jan 2013 #26
hack89 Jan 2013 #45
cstanleytech Jan 2013 #64
askeptic Jan 2013 #25
tavalon Jan 2013 #27
askeptic Jan 2013 #38
tavalon Jan 2013 #60
truth2power Jan 2013 #40
Duckhunter935 Jan 2013 #30
krispos42 Jan 2013 #53
Dustlawyer Jan 2013 #22
onpatrol98 Jan 2013 #41
klyon Jan 2013 #33
Lurks Often Jan 2013 #43
underpants Jan 2013 #46
jbone45 Jan 2013 #50
farminator3000 Jan 2013 #58
bluestateguy Jan 2013 #55
JoeyT Jan 2013 #59
Brigid Jan 2013 #66
forestpath Jan 2013 #67
Hoyt Jan 2013 #68
spin Jan 2013 #80
Hoyt Jan 2013 #84
spin Jan 2013 #89
dickthegrouch Jan 2013 #69
Brigid Jan 2013 #74
fascisthunter Jan 2013 #75
primavera Jan 2013 #76
JVS Jan 2013 #82
ManiacJoe Jan 2013 #83
primavera Jan 2013 #86
Socal31 Jan 2013 #88
primavera Jan 2013 #90
Socal31 Jan 2013 #91
primavera Jan 2013 #93
Crepuscular Jan 2013 #99
primavera Jan 2013 #102
ManiacJoe Jan 2013 #104
ManiacJoe Jan 2013 #92
primavera Jan 2013 #95
ManiacJoe Jan 2013 #96
primavera Jan 2013 #98
ManiacJoe Jan 2013 #103
primavera Jan 2013 #105
ManiacJoe Jan 2013 #106
MicaelS Jan 2013 #100
primavera Jan 2013 #101
4Q2u2 Jan 2013 #87
Bonobo Jan 2013 #97
lexis Feb 2013 #107
Please login to view edit histories.