You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #43: I know. it just makes me nuts sometimes. [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Guns Donate to DU
DonP Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-24-09 05:03 PM
Response to Reply #39
43. I know. it just makes me nuts sometimes.
Some people pay no attention to the issue until there's a front page story somewhere, quoting "facts" that are ancient.

Then with no research jump to a simple conclusion, it must be the damn GOPs fault.

The fact that a number of our own high profile party leaders, including then candidate Obama, said they would ban the modern looking rifles that are now selling like hotcakes, never occurs to them, or they just ignore it. That comes as a surprise to people that would rather find a mysterious conspiracy behind every tree and rock.

Then there are the people that don't think of a ban as "taking your guns" in any way shape or form. As in... "I'm not taking them, you just can't buy them anymore, and after a while we decided you can't keep them either". The way they did in Cook County and all of Cal with their flavor of AWB.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 

Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Guns Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC