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Dimensio0 Donating Member (381 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Aug-19-08 08:13 AM
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7. Do you have any statements of substance to offer?
For example, do you have anything to say that relates to the current discussion?
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  -Fender Bender Leads to Fatal Shooting TPaine7  Aug-19-08 04:21 AM   #0 
  - If neither person had had a gun, nobody would have died.  zanne   Aug-19-08 05:38 AM   #1 
  - People die very regularly  pipoman   Aug-19-08 06:06 AM   #3 
  - If the only danger was the beating, shooter # 2 could have used his fists...  zanne   Aug-19-08 06:33 AM   #4 
     - Please justify your assertion.  Dimensio0   Aug-19-08 08:12 AM   #6 
     - Crime Watch..........  one-eyed fat man   Aug-19-08 08:35 AM   #9 
     - This isn't boxing  krispos42   Aug-19-08 08:53 AM   #11 
     - You guys just confirm what I always suspected...  zanne   Aug-19-08 09:03 AM   #12 
        - Using a gun defensively requires a great deal of courage  slackmaster   Aug-19-08 09:28 AM   #16 
        - OOOOOOOOOOOOH. You'll suffer "hassles". nt  zanne   Aug-19-08 12:07 PM   #39 
           - "Hassles" can include being incarcerated, sued, losing your job, etc.  slackmaster   Aug-19-08 12:34 PM   #42 
        - Exactly  krispos42   Aug-19-08 09:35 AM   #17 
        - Courage?  jeepnstein   Aug-19-08 10:56 AM   #28 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-19-08 12:08 PM   #40 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-19-08 01:11 PM   #48 
        - So people who are physically disabled and carry firearms for protection are cowards?  Fire_Medic_Dave   Aug-19-08 04:24 PM   #55 
        - So just where did you get your philosophy for non- self-defense? (nt)  SteveM   Aug-20-08 11:38 AM   #64 
        - Why do you think it is easy to pull a trigger?  Callisto32   Aug-25-08 07:39 AM   #91 
     - The old "It's not FAIR to use a gun against someone who doesn't have one" fallacy  slackmaster   Aug-19-08 09:41 AM   #20 
     - So the right to self-defense  JonQ   Aug-19-08 10:19 AM   #21 
     - It's called civilization--  TPaine7   Aug-19-08 11:21 AM   #32 
        - If civilization means  JonQ   Aug-19-08 11:43 AM   #37 
           - I forgot the sarcasm symbol.  TPaine7   Aug-19-08 12:36 PM   #44 
              - *obligatory headsmack*  JonQ   Aug-19-08 01:41 PM   #49 
     - Do you HONESTLY  George65   Aug-19-08 10:54 AM   #27 
     - Also in the prevention of Felony crimes  tburnsten   Aug-19-08 11:35 AM   #36 
     - I think that varies by state.  AtheistCrusader   Aug-20-08 06:23 PM   #76 
        - Interesting  tburnsten   Aug-21-08 10:58 AM   #78 
           - I get the feeling that would not go over well in front of a jury.  AtheistCrusader   Aug-21-08 11:59 AM   #81 
              - I'd do what it takes to keep a stranger out of the home  tburnsten   Aug-21-08 12:08 PM   #82 
     - Just do what you do in the gun forum...  zanne   Aug-19-08 12:11 PM   #41 
        - Nice dodge-and a few more questions for zanne  friendly_iconoclast   Aug-19-08 12:36 PM   #43 
        - Wasn't it you who just accused another contributor of paranoia?  slackmaster   Aug-19-08 12:37 PM   #45 
        - Do what you do when you lose an argument, put them on ignore.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Aug-19-08 04:25 PM   #56 
           - Yeah, I thought I was on Ignore  slackmaster   Aug-19-08 04:26 PM   #57 
     - ZING!!!! Complete miss  tburnsten   Aug-19-08 11:33 AM   #35 
     - Wow, you nailed the right wing stereotype of liberals  TPaine7   Aug-19-08 04:08 PM   #53 
     - All hail the return of the cave man.  AtheistCrusader   Aug-19-08 06:25 PM   #58 
     - Wow,  pipoman   Aug-19-08 08:58 PM   #60 
     - Give me a break.  gorfle   Aug-19-08 11:28 PM   #62 
  - Right so if neither had a gun  MicaelS   Aug-19-08 08:29 AM   #8 
  - Nothing in the article said the dead guy had a gun on him  krispos42   Aug-19-08 08:45 AM   #10 
  - Read the article again.  zanne   Aug-19-08 09:04 AM   #14 
     - Never bring an empty pants pocket to a gun fight  slackmaster   Aug-19-08 09:25 AM   #15 
     - lunatics.............  one-eyed fat man   Aug-19-08 10:22 AM   #23 
        - Even in the UK or Japan you have to take a gun-related bluff seriously  slackmaster   Aug-19-08 10:32 AM   #24 
     - "Appeared"  krispos42   Aug-19-08 09:36 AM   #18 
     - You mean he wasn't going for his "manly" penis?  SteveM   Aug-20-08 11:48 AM   #65 
  - He didn't have a gun  tburnsten   Aug-19-08 11:29 AM   #33 
  - People die from physical assaults all the time.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Aug-19-08 04:21 PM   #54 
  - In fact...  gorfle   Aug-19-08 11:25 PM   #61 
  - Minor Fender-Bender Leads to Murderous Rampage in Fla.  krispos42   Aug-27-08 02:30 PM   #92 
  - This is why everybody should have a gun  liberal N proud   Aug-19-08 05:49 AM   #2 
  - Do you have any statements of substance to offer?  Dimensio0   Aug-19-08 08:13 AM   #7 
  - Out side of the fact that we have so many fucking loons running around  liberal N proud   Aug-19-08 09:04 AM   #13 
     - Well, I have some good news for you  krispos42   Aug-19-08 09:38 AM   #19 
     - In this case  JonQ   Aug-19-08 10:22 AM   #22 
     - speaking of loons............  one-eyed fat man   Aug-19-08 10:33 AM   #25 
     - Gee, the people who denounced Fentman seem to have fallen silent...  friendly_iconoclast   Aug-19-08 11:32 AM   #34 
     - I do not understand your statement.  Dimensio0   Aug-19-08 12:41 PM   #46 
     - Really, you should charge for your services to the GOP (nt)  SteveM   Aug-20-08 11:55 AM   #67 
     - The Centers for Disease Controls and Prevention...  DeadEyeDyck   Aug-24-08 08:43 AM   #88 
        - Citation please!  TPaine7   Aug-24-08 08:11 PM   #90 
  - Yes, the sky is falling...  benEzra   Aug-19-08 10:43 AM   #26 
  - A lot of those Officers  AtheistCrusader   Aug-20-08 06:29 PM   #77 
  - Wow, look at that display of reading comprehension  tburnsten   Aug-19-08 11:45 AM   #38 
  - Wild West was safer...........  one-eyed fat man   Aug-19-08 01:06 PM   #47 
  - We can see it's sarcasm; certainly, not anything constructive (nt)  SteveM   Aug-20-08 11:52 AM   #66 
  - To bad there aren't more like him. He did exactly what he should have done.  newfie11   Aug-19-08 07:21 AM   #5 
  - why didn't the woman put up her car window and stay in the car?  Scout   Aug-19-08 11:01 AM   #29 
  - Initially,  TPaine7   Aug-19-08 11:19 AM   #30 
  - If you get in a wreck, even a small one  JonQ   Aug-19-08 11:21 AM   #31 
     - nope you're wrong  Scout   Aug-19-08 02:30 PM   #50 
        - Is her car equipped with blunt object resistant windows?  tburnsten   Aug-19-08 02:37 PM   #51 
        - i'd bet that the average car window can't be broken by the average human fist.  Scout   Aug-20-08 12:26 PM   #71 
           - That's a retarded statement  tburnsten   Aug-20-08 01:30 PM   #72 
           - Windshield, probably not  AtheistCrusader   Aug-20-08 06:15 PM   #75 
           - What about the average human foot?  Fire_Medic_Dave   Aug-21-08 11:59 AM   #80 
           - Guess again  DeadEyeDyck   Aug-24-08 08:57 AM   #89 
        - You said you didn't want to blame her. 'Changing your mind, now? (nt)  SteveM   Aug-20-08 12:00 PM   #68 
           - no, i'm still not blaming her, i'm just saying you don't always/only  Scout   Aug-20-08 12:25 PM   #70 
              - There are  AtheistCrusader   Aug-20-08 06:08 PM   #74 
              - "poor little woman" doesn't have to be saved by "brave man with a gun..."  SteveM   Aug-21-08 07:04 PM   #84 
              - For your reading pleasure. . .  TPaine7   Aug-22-08 11:37 AM   #86 
  - When your life is threatened, what other choice do you have?  Archie B.   Aug-19-08 03:17 PM   #52 
  - Additionally  George65   Aug-19-08 08:47 PM   #59 
  - Also proves up the myth that shooting to "wing" someone is better (nt)  SteveM   Aug-20-08 12:02 PM   #69 
  - knives and guns.............  one-eyed fat man   Aug-20-08 11:28 AM   #63 
  - Everybody seems to forget that little detail of life.  jeepnstein   Aug-21-08 11:51 AM   #79 
     - Just for clarification, that 21 foot rule  AtheistCrusader   Aug-21-08 01:02 PM   #83 
     - You are right!  one-eyed fat man   Aug-22-08 08:57 AM   #85 
  - Good post...  east texas lib   Aug-20-08 06:05 PM   #73 
  - Myself, my wife and my son carry...  DeadEyeDyck   Aug-24-08 08:39 AM   #87 
 

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