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slackmaster Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Sep-26-09 11:55 PM
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79. I've carried guns in the Atlanta airport and many others
It's always been legal if you follow the rules.
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  -OK to carry guns in Stone Mtn. Park now. Boy, I feel better... CurtEastPoint  Sep-26-09 10:04 AM   #0 
  - I was reading an article recently in the NRA magazine  skygazer   Sep-26-09 10:08 AM   #1 
  - Is that a working definition of "irony"?  Dogtown   Sep-26-09 10:13 AM   #4 
  - I agree with them.  imdjh   Sep-26-09 10:22 AM   #5 
  - And peachy when the other guy is able to carry a gun too  skygazer   Sep-26-09 10:28 AM   #6 
     - You must be thinking of a different scenario.  imdjh   Sep-26-09 10:37 AM   #7 
     - +1  Zoeisright   Sep-26-09 10:44 AM   #10 
     - When carrying a firearm in GA, its against the law to consumer alcohol.  aikoaiko   Sep-26-09 10:51 AM   #12 
     - We could also ask  Treo   Sep-26-09 11:35 AM   #14 
     - Does going to a restaurant automatically mean you are going to drink?  GreenStormCloud   Sep-26-09 10:05 PM   #69 
  - It's not the bar or diner  michreject   Sep-26-09 06:44 PM   #61 
  - Does a Luby's in Texas, or a McDonald's in California ring a bell to you?  GreenStormCloud   Sep-26-09 09:53 PM   #68 
  - A lot of people don't believe in wearing seatbeats...  spin   Sep-26-09 11:33 PM   #78 
  - I think that depends entirely on your definition of "fellow citizen"  Euromutt   Sep-27-09 02:29 AM   #81 
  - I would like to add something further to your excellent post.  GreenStormCloud   Sep-27-09 07:08 AM   #83 
  - True (and thank you), but there are other firearm crimes than homicide  Euromutt   Sep-27-09 09:15 AM   #85 
  - i've been to dozens of shooting incidents  paulsby   Sep-27-09 05:31 PM   #99 
  - ah, the NEED canard  paulsby   Sep-27-09 05:27 PM   #98 
  - On fear.  gorfle   Sep-28-09 11:53 AM   #104 
  - Code words for 'scary Black people' dontchknow.........  DainBramaged   Sep-26-09 10:10 AM   #2 
  - Bullcrap. N/T  GreenStormCloud   Sep-27-09 07:10 AM   #84 
  - Tennessee Legislature is now working on a bill  Tippy   Sep-26-09 10:11 AM   #3 
  - I used to work in a machine shop where everyone carried  Treo   Sep-26-09 11:38 AM   #15 
  - You are mistaken.  GreenStormCloud   Sep-26-09 10:12 PM   #70 
     - I just happened to catch a bit of this on the local news.....  Tippy   Sep-27-09 12:07 PM   #89 
        - I carry in school right now. NT  Treo   Sep-27-09 01:02 PM   #90 
        - Please be realistic. It makes for a better discussion.  GreenStormCloud   Sep-27-09 04:10 PM   #96 
  - Be Prepared...that's their motto....  pipi_k   Sep-26-09 10:38 AM   #8 
  - Archie Bunker reborn in 2009.  Altoid_Cyclist   Sep-26-09 10:41 AM   #9 
  - Are you claiming there is no crime or need for self-defense...  PavePusher   Sep-26-09 05:56 PM   #56 
  - the need canard  paulsby   Sep-27-09 05:33 PM   #100 
  - Georgia Carry is a great organization fighting for gunowners' rights in the courtroom.  aikoaiko   Sep-26-09 10:46 AM   #11 
  - I could have dealt with the rare chance of encountering a  hlthe2b   Sep-26-09 11:23 AM   #13 
  - Strangely in last 20 years we have more guns & more CCW permits yet lower rate of  Statistical   Sep-26-09 11:42 AM   #16 
  - hey now, don't let a few facts get in the way  Treo   Sep-26-09 11:46 AM   #18 
  - Statistical, we have debated much in the past. I won't change  hlthe2b   Sep-26-09 11:59 AM   #20 
  - That's only because facts and statistics hate the children!  JonQ   Sep-27-09 10:55 AM   #86 
     - Bad statistics, no donut! NT  Treo   Sep-27-09 01:03 PM   #91 
  - Colorado has been shall issue for several years  Treo   Sep-26-09 11:44 AM   #17 
  - Your post makes no sense, beginning with your subject line...  hlthe2b   Sep-26-09 11:56 AM   #19 
     - No one supports "arm everyone"  Taitertots   Sep-26-09 12:29 PM   #23 
     - No one? This is Georgia... Ever hear of Kennesaw, Georgia?  hlthe2b   Sep-26-09 02:44 PM   #39 
        - The Kennesaw ordinance was never intended to be literal or serious, it was to make a point  triple point   Sep-26-09 02:58 PM   #42 
        - It passed, it is still on the books. Funny, most communities...  hlthe2b   Sep-26-09 03:05 PM   #44 
        - Your text proves you wrong.  PavePusher   Sep-26-09 06:00 PM   #57 
        - I lived in Kennesaw but broke the law by not having a gun. nt  Thickasabrick   Sep-26-09 06:39 PM   #60 
        - And the burglary rate in Kennesaw immediately dropped to zero.  GreenStormCloud   Sep-26-09 10:20 PM   #72 
        - By that token, I'm sure I can find at least one city gov't that would like to confiscate my guns  Euromutt   Sep-26-09 11:13 PM   #76 
     - What I'm hearing you say  Treo   Sep-26-09 12:37 PM   #24 
        - I refuse to interact with you & to your rudeness. I stated my opinion.  hlthe2b   Sep-26-09 01:53 PM   #29 
           - How is he being rude?  PavePusher   Sep-26-09 10:22 PM   #73 
  - Except that your claims are demonstrably false  Taitertots   Sep-26-09 12:16 PM   #21 
  - Delete, reponded to the wrong post NT  Treo   Sep-26-09 12:28 PM   #22 
     - Delete, post I was responding to was deleted  Taitertots   Sep-26-09 12:40 PM   #25 
        - Taitertots My bad my , my mouth got in gear while my brain was in neutral NT  Treo   Sep-26-09 12:52 PM   #27 
  - FBI stats say concealed carry licensees are 30% less likely to commit violent crime than the police.  TheWraith   Sep-26-09 03:34 PM   #45 
  - I've visited Stone Mountain park with a gun in the vehicle before. Big deal.  benEzra   Sep-26-09 05:08 PM   #49 
  - It was 25 years ago, but I also visited Stone Mountain with a firearm...  spin   Sep-29-09 03:38 PM   #108 
  - hlthe2b could have dealt with what?  Harley1647   Sep-26-09 07:58 PM   #65 
  - How many stories can you dig up..  X_Digger   Sep-26-09 10:51 PM   #75 
  - Consider carefully what you said...  spin   Sep-26-09 11:22 PM   #77 
  - "More guns means more incidents..." Do you have a link?  SteveM   Sep-29-09 02:16 AM   #105 
  - Guns are more important than people's right not to get shot  katandmoon   Sep-26-09 12:44 PM   #26 
  - Where is it written that you have a right not to get shot? NT  Treo   Sep-26-09 12:53 PM   #28 
  - Go ahead Treo. Walk outside and randomly shoot someone  Lorien   Sep-26-09 01:59 PM   #31 
     - Thanks, no  Treo   Sep-26-09 02:28 PM   #37 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Sep-26-09 01:57 PM   #30 
  - Our rights are more important then your fear.  proteus_lives   Sep-26-09 02:04 PM   #33 
  - Where did anyone advocate people being shot without provocation?  Euromutt   Sep-26-09 07:16 PM   #62 
  - Would you say free speech is more important than your right  JonQ   Sep-27-09 01:15 PM   #92 
  - Why not?  proteus_lives   Sep-26-09 02:03 PM   #32 
  - That's the 64 caliber (as it were) question that the gun grabbers never answer.  triple point   Sep-26-09 02:14 PM   #34 
  - Because "legal" gun owners are just a shot away from being a criminal  divideandconquer   Sep-26-09 02:46 PM   #40 
     - Just as every driver is a flip of the steering wheel away from vehicular manslaughter.  triple point   Sep-26-09 02:54 PM   #41 
     - Do you feel the same about the police?  TheWraith   Sep-26-09 03:35 PM   #46 
     - Please explain.  proteus_lives   Sep-26-09 05:10 PM   #50 
     - Except the crime statistics fail to support your hand-wringing. n/t  PavePusher   Sep-26-09 06:02 PM   #58 
     - And kitchen knife owners are just a slash or stab away...  Euromutt   Sep-26-09 08:49 PM   #66 
     - Law abiding males are just one step away  JonQ   Sep-27-09 01:17 PM   #93 
     - no, it';s not  paulsby   Sep-28-09 03:58 AM   #102 
  - Stone Mtn. Is A Shrine To The Confederate Revival Movement.  Paladin   Sep-26-09 02:17 PM   #35 
  - You must be joking.  triple point   Sep-26-09 02:22 PM   #36 
  - I thought it was a carpet company NT  Treo   Sep-26-09 02:31 PM   #38 
  - How many times have you visited Stone Mountain Park?  benEzra   Sep-26-09 05:13 PM   #51 
  - What makes you think they weren't carried there before? n/t  cherokeeprogressive   Sep-26-09 03:04 PM   #43 
  - Good. Sometimes reality wins out over hyper-emotional soccer moms. nt  Tim01   Sep-26-09 04:09 PM   #47 
  - If everyone participating  billh58   Sep-26-09 04:40 PM   #48 
  - I would put the rule change at Stone Mountain in the "responsible gun laws" category, IMO.  benEzra   Sep-26-09 05:33 PM   #52 
  - Thanks for the  billh58   Sep-26-09 05:44 PM   #53 
     - Except that accidental gun death rates have been in decline for decades  benEzra   Sep-26-09 05:56 PM   #55 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-26-09 07:38 PM   #64 
        - Highway death rates have been decreasing as well, yes...  benEzra   Sep-26-09 09:39 PM   #67 
        - Amazing! n/t  billh58   Sep-26-09 10:20 PM   #71 
        - I wonder what part cell phones played in that progression  Euromutt   Sep-27-09 04:03 AM   #82 
        - you are in a select  paulsby   Sep-28-09 03:52 AM   #101 
     - You made one mistake.  PavePusher   Sep-26-09 10:29 PM   #74 
        - I made more  billh58   Sep-27-09 12:37 AM   #80 
           - Whoops, I missed a few responses.  PavePusher   Sep-27-09 11:12 AM   #88 
  - As gun ownership has increased accidents and deaths have decreased.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Sep-27-09 10:58 AM   #87 
  - Does the name calling and blatent bigotry...  PavePusher   Sep-26-09 05:54 PM   #54 
  - O.K. Let 's see what happens in a year or two or five or ten...  spin   Sep-26-09 06:06 PM   #59 
  - We could look to Oregon and Washington state as data points  Euromutt   Sep-26-09 07:29 PM   #63 
  - Is that true?  JonQ   Sep-27-09 01:18 PM   #94 
  - I've carried guns in the Atlanta airport and many others  slackmaster   Sep-26-09 11:55 PM   #79 
  - Good you should feel better.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Sep-27-09 01:39 PM   #95 
  - you can legally bring guns into my local airport - SEATAC (seattle tacoma)  paulsby   Sep-27-09 05:26 PM   #97 
  - Oh noes! Not in the AIRPORT!!!!  gorfle   Sep-28-09 11:50 AM   #103 
  - Here, I'll paint the scenario for you.  AtheistCrusader   Sep-29-09 03:25 PM   #106 
     - In other words, another stupid feel good law that accomplishes nothing. (n/t)  spin   Sep-29-09 03:34 PM   #107 

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