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TheWraith Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-30-09 02:47 PM
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13. A bullet that bounced off the siding has to have been fired from a very long distance.
Even a weak rifle bullet will penetrate siding from anything approaching normal range. If it was fired from long distance (say half a mile for a .223 Remington, a mile or more for .308 or 30-06) then the likelihood that it was someone intending to shoot at his family as Dobbs claimed is basically zero.
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  -NJ Law Enforcement Appear to Contradict Dobbs' Version of Gunfire Incident DeSwiss  Oct-30-09 01:21 PM   #0 
  - Odd that the cop didn't mention what type of bullet it was..a hunting bullet is  flyarm   Oct-30-09 01:40 PM   #1 
  - If it didn't penetrate the vinyl, the shot was from very far away  Xipe Totec   Oct-30-09 02:01 PM   #6 
  - Yep. For that matter, could have been a ricochet.  TheWraith   Oct-30-09 02:45 PM   #12 
     - Thanks for your replies..Hubby wasn't home for me to ask him about it..  flyarm   Oct-30-09 05:11 PM   #22 
  - I hear gunfire.....  DeSwiss   Oct-30-09 03:38 PM   #17 
     - please keep ducking!!..not duck hunting..but ducking the bullets!! lol!! eom  flyarm   Oct-30-09 05:11 PM   #23 
  - "Nor did the authorities state whether the shot was an entrance or exit shot".  pattmarty   Oct-30-09 01:43 PM   #2 
  - well  Old Codger   Oct-30-09 01:49 PM   #4 
  - Since I was being funny, it really doesn't make any difference to me.  pattmarty   Oct-30-09 02:17 PM   #11 
  - You think Glenn Beck wrote that, don't you?  DeSwiss   Oct-30-09 04:01 PM   #20 
  - Hmmm, maybe Mrs. Dobbs is sick of his bigotry too...  Spazito   Oct-30-09 01:46 PM   #3 
  - LOL. Nice find. Thanks,  No Elephants   Oct-30-09 02:04 PM   #7 
  - Probably to protect herself from "terrorists" at the airport  Roland99   Oct-30-09 03:33 PM   #16 
  - Oh no! Not Debi Dobbs!  DeSwiss   Oct-30-09 03:57 PM   #19 
  - If they hunt monarchs, isn't that regicide?  damntexdem   Oct-30-09 01:59 PM   #5 
  - I don't think that you would find any of the B*sh family in NJ.  Oldtimeralso   Oct-30-09 02:14 PM   #8 
  - You know they were hunting monarchs  DeSwiss   Oct-30-09 04:11 PM   #21 
  - It's a 300-acre horse farm.  Robb   Oct-30-09 02:14 PM   #9 
  - The officer said they did not determine anything yet How is that a contradiction of Dobbs's  No Elephants   Oct-30-09 02:16 PM   #10 
  - A bullet that bounced off the siding has to have been fired from a very long distance.  TheWraith   Oct-30-09 02:47 PM   #13 
  - You cannot hunt with rifles in NJ, only shotguns.  keith the dem   Oct-30-09 03:18 PM   #14 
  - So basically he got spooked?  agentS   Oct-30-09 03:27 PM   #15 
  - About those "falling-bullets...."  DeSwiss   Oct-30-09 03:48 PM   #18 
  - They must be hunting Monarchs. LOL That graphic is awesome n/t  Sinti   Oct-31-09 04:01 AM   #24 
     - Yeah, well that graphic's.....  DeSwiss   Oct-31-09 06:01 PM   #25 
 

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