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plumbob Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-22-11 08:24 PM
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7. Just exercising his 2nd amendment rights, right?
Nothing to see here, move along citizens.
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  -Garland (Maine)lawmaker barred from State House after gun incident was exhibiting erratic behavior Maine-ah  May-22-11 05:31 PM   #0 
  - He has "I'm a brain-dead Republican" written all over his face. - K&R n/t  DeSwiss   May-22-11 05:42 PM   #1 
  - could be. also could be early symptoms of alzheimers. It does that  roguevalley   May-23-11 12:09 AM   #19 
  - well, if he doesn't look like a great big pile of "duh-iya.....which way did  ladywnch   May-22-11 05:45 PM   #2 
  - "after he allegedly pulled a .22-caliber pistol from his waistband and pointed it"  TheWraith   May-22-11 05:47 PM   #3 
  - "Carrying a .22 as a self defense weapon is a joke"  NM Independent   May-22-11 08:19 PM   #6 
  - Yeah it's better than nothing but most of us who know about weapons  RamboLiberal   May-22-11 09:23 PM   #10 
  - Actually, I know a huge amount about weapons.  TheWraith   May-22-11 11:43 PM   #13 
  - the M-16 is a .22 calibre weapon.  provis99   May-23-11 12:40 AM   #20 
     - An M-16 round carries 1100 joules of kinetic energy.  TheWraith   May-23-11 12:09 PM   #25 
  - DING DING DING! Wraith, you're our grand prize winner!  rocktivity   May-22-11 10:50 PM   #11 
  - Irony is, those were supposedly both in holsters.  TheWraith   May-22-11 11:55 PM   #16 
  - Ah, the "knockdown" myth.  boppers   May-22-11 11:28 PM   #12 
  - Kinetic energy is not a myth.  TheWraith   May-22-11 11:54 PM   #15 
     - "killing someone is not the purpose of a self defense weapon. Stopping the attack is"  boppers   May-23-11 12:02 AM   #18 
        - What you just said is simply not the case.  TheWraith   May-23-11 12:16 PM   #26 
  - A .22 can kill you - don't kid yourself  jpak   May-23-11 11:18 AM   #23 
  - so what you're saying is that girls are weak  CreekDog   May-23-11 03:03 PM   #28 
  - how does someone like that get elected .n/t  newfie11   May-22-11 06:23 PM   #4 
  - Have you seen what's been going on in Maine lately?  aquart   May-22-11 11:48 PM   #14 
     - One of ours was caught in the PP parking lot near his estranged girlfriends apt.  kickysnana   May-23-11 08:49 AM   #21 
     - Yup - the teabaggers exploited Maine's economic situation and demonized welfare & the unemployed  jpak   May-23-11 11:24 AM   #24 
  - "erratic behavior??? ...oh the fuck it is's criminal and terroristic behavior!  L0oniX   May-22-11 06:47 PM   #5 
  - Just exercising his 2nd amendment rights, right?  plumbob   May-22-11 08:24 PM   #7 
  - Nonsense  fightthegoodfightnow   May-22-11 09:13 PM   #8 
     - Actually no, it's completely legal in 48 states, and practiced daily by millions of Americans.  TheWraith   May-22-11 11:57 PM   #17 
     - Repugs in WI have a bill right now to make it legal to do just that.  iwishiwas   May-23-11 04:14 PM   #30 
  - He pulled a gun on a guy at a donut shop?  Ken Burch   May-22-11 09:18 PM   #9 
  - police should have looked into his gun collection @time they were asked to sit in on legis. mtings  wordpix   May-23-11 09:14 AM   #22 
  - Amusing timing.  crim son   May-23-11 12:22 PM   #27 
  - Lawmakers working on a Sunday. Wonder if they called a special session? I  iwishiwas   May-23-11 04:12 PM   #29 
  - My first thought when I saw this guy, cue the banjos! n/t  Greybnk48   May-23-11 04:40 PM   #31 

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