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X_Digger Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-06-09 12:39 PM
Response to Reply #65
66. Oh Jebus, not this crap again..
We are the proletariat, collective 'we', there is no such thing as an individual right outside of some judge's mind, right?

You're late for your revolution, it was 1917.
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  -Cenk Uygur: Have We Reached the Tipping Point on Guns? marmar  Apr-05-09 08:48 AM   #0 
  - Here's how easy it is to buy an AK-47 in Pittsburgh: "Me & my AK-47"...  Junkdrawer   Apr-05-09 08:55 AM   #1 
  - Did the author go on a murder spree with that semi auto?  Pavulon   Apr-05-09 09:03 AM   #4 
  - AK-47 or what?  Celtic Pax   Apr-05-09 09:08 AM   #7 
  - The guy who murdererd those cops in Pittsburgh didn't get his weapons that way  slackmaster   Apr-05-09 01:22 PM   #31 
  - No, that was a non-automatic civilian rifle. A Romanian WASR, I think.  benEzra   Apr-05-09 08:59 PM   #51 
  - She did NOT buy an ak47  rl6214   Apr-05-09 09:16 PM   #54 
  - An hour? Seems a bit long. nt  jmg257   Apr-05-09 11:30 PM   #57 
  - the kneejerk emotional & paranoid response that comes from some...  hlthe2b   Apr-05-09 09:00 AM   #2 
  - Hehe - The bat signal is up for sure and, within a few minutes...  Junkdrawer   Apr-05-09 09:03 AM   #3 
  - Yup. I was wondering when the hijacking by the DU Gun Lobby would take place.  marmar   Apr-05-09 09:04 AM   #5 
     - poor put upon marmar -- having to face a difference of opinion on DU.  aikoaiko   Apr-05-09 05:53 PM   #46 
  - Ever been to Zurich, I have.  Pavulon   Apr-05-09 09:06 AM   #6 
  - guns  Celtic Pax   Apr-05-09 09:11 AM   #8 
  - The swiss have a highly structured system for support  Pavulon   Apr-05-09 09:15 AM   #9 
  - It seems that many crazy people have weapons and know how to use them.  Itchinjim   Apr-05-09 09:29 AM   #12 
  - Propose a solution.  Pavulon   Apr-05-09 09:41 AM   #15 
     - Solution?  Itchinjim   Apr-05-09 01:03 PM   #28 
        - They got you with the orwell language. You have been bamboozled  Pavulon   Apr-05-09 02:48 PM   #32 
           - Ok what's your solution?  Itchinjim   Apr-05-09 04:17 PM   #41 
              - Negative, an AK47 is a fully automaic rifle  Pavulon   Apr-05-09 05:29 PM   #43 
              - Hmmmmm  Furyataurus   Apr-06-09 08:38 AM   #62 
              - You aren't paying attention.  NewMoonTherian   Apr-06-09 01:42 PM   #69 
  - Iraq is a very polite society?  Fumesucker   Apr-05-09 04:19 PM   #42 
  - Switzerland has next to no poverty.  TheWraith   Apr-05-09 10:16 AM   #23 
     - Correct. Fixing that requires effort and hard work.  Pavulon   Apr-05-09 10:33 AM   #26 
  - So what's the difference between an "assault weapon" and a hunting rifle, pray tell?  TheWraith   Apr-05-09 10:14 AM   #22 
  - semi-automatic rifles have one advantage only: to maximize the  hlthe2b   Apr-05-09 10:53 AM   #27 
     - It lets you fire a second shot if you miss the first  Occam Bandage   Apr-05-09 01:05 PM   #30 
        - You make it seem like the difference is 'one' versus 'two' rounds...  hlthe2b   Apr-05-09 02:50 PM   #33 
           - It is. It is also the difference between one and four or five rounds,  Occam Bandage   Apr-05-09 03:02 PM   #34 
              - re: "I think that a 30-round magazine is not particularly more dangerous  hlthe2b   Apr-05-09 03:54 PM   #36 
                 - It takes maybe 2 seconds to swap a mag out..  Pavulon   Apr-05-09 03:56 PM   #37 
                 - The problem is that we have almost no possibility of compromise  Hangingon   Apr-05-09 04:04 PM   #38 
  - Yep. They don't even stop to think.  Stellabella   Apr-05-09 04:04 PM   #39 
  - Gun control is a losing proposition.  Yukari Yakumo   Apr-05-09 09:21 AM   #10 
  - It isn't just the physical existance and easy availability of guns. It's gun violence implanted in  KittyWampus   Apr-05-09 09:26 AM   #11 
  - No, it's not. People were killing each other for centuries before we invented TV.  TheWraith   Apr-06-09 02:33 PM   #73 
  - When you can manage to get all the guns out of the hands of criminals...  L0oniX   Apr-05-09 09:34 AM   #13 
  - Heh. Heh heh.  Stellabella   Apr-05-09 04:05 PM   #40 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-05-09 07:18 PM   #47 
  - +5  xchrom   Apr-05-09 09:37 AM   #14 
  - LETHAL LAWS  corruptmewithpower   Apr-05-09 09:46 AM   #16 
  - I'm against most gun control.  Celeborn Skywalker   Apr-05-09 09:52 AM   #17 
  - NICS needs to be fully funded  X_Digger   Apr-05-09 10:11 PM   #56 
  - Nobody is freaking out over alcohol deaths, twice that of guns.  Tim01   Apr-05-09 09:54 AM   #18 
  - It's not the guns, it's the society in which we live.  JVS   Apr-05-09 09:54 AM   #19 
  - True that, but the question becomes  MadHound   Apr-05-09 09:59 AM   #20 
  - Yeah, but probably not the way you're thinking.  TheWraith   Apr-05-09 10:18 AM   #24 
     - Actually I was thinking of the poverty. We live in a society that is destroying us.  JVS   Apr-05-09 10:22 AM   #25 
        - In that case I agree with you completely.  TheWraith   Apr-05-09 10:06 PM   #55 
  - This problem is butkus next to DUI.  FudaFuda   Apr-05-09 10:01 AM   #21 
  - How draconian would gun laws have to be  Occam Bandage   Apr-05-09 01:04 PM   #29 
  - enough  bossy22   Apr-05-09 05:47 PM   #44 
  - Or a 12-gauge shotgun? (n/t)  benEzra   Apr-05-09 09:09 PM   #53 
  - I say ban all guns!  sellitman   Apr-05-09 03:45 PM   #35 
  - i thought Cenk was above this kind of call to roll back civil rights in the face of tragedy.  aikoaiko   Apr-05-09 05:51 PM   #45 
  - By advocating rational public policy?  Joe Steel   Apr-05-09 07:25 PM   #48 
     - I'm all for laws and rules that keep guns out of the hands of prohibited folks.  aikoaiko   Apr-05-09 07:38 PM   #49 
     - Guns Should be Inacessible  Joe Steel   Apr-06-09 06:38 AM   #59 
        - Should an individual have to demonstrate a need for poilitical speech or vote?  aikoaiko   Apr-06-09 08:24 AM   #61 
        - It's the Bill of Rights. Not the Bill of Needs.  Raskolnik   Apr-06-09 10:58 AM   #64 
           - In fact, they are.  Joe Steel   Apr-06-09 12:16 PM   #65 
              - Oh Jebus, not this crap again..  X_Digger   Apr-06-09 12:39 PM   #66 
              - No. That's not what I said.  Joe Steel   Apr-06-09 02:21 PM   #70 
                 - No, I just know where you're headed from past discussions. n/t  X_Digger   Apr-06-09 03:41 PM   #76 
              - You have it exactly backward. The burden of "need" is placed on those  Raskolnik   Apr-06-09 01:00 PM   #68 
                 - Thirteen dead in New York.  Joe Steel   Apr-06-09 02:24 PM   #71 
                    - You and Bush share the desire to use tragedy as an excuse to restrict liberty.  Raskolnik   Apr-06-09 02:30 PM   #72 
                       - Should we just step over their bodies?  Joe Steel   Apr-06-09 02:55 PM   #74 
                          - No, we should resist the urge to give in to fearmongers like you and Bush  Raskolnik   Apr-06-09 03:04 PM   #75 
     - whose  bossy22   Apr-05-09 07:46 PM   #50 
        - "Gun Control" Doesn't Work  Joe Steel   Apr-06-09 06:44 AM   #60 
  - Yes, we have. The nation has finally told the pro-ban fearmongers to shove it.  benEzra   Apr-05-09 09:06 PM   #52 
  - Not yet...this too shall pass, unless another incident follows PDQ.  jmg257   Apr-05-09 11:31 PM   #58 
  - It's frustrating when someone uses fear-mongering to advocate for limiting civil liberties.  Raskolnik   Apr-06-09 10:54 AM   #63 
  - The answer obviously is MORE GUNS!  Hugabear   Apr-06-09 01:00 PM   #67 

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