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Downtown Hound Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-07-09 06:07 AM
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29. So do you think automatic weapons should be legal?
A .50 caliber sniper rifle is a rifle that fires a .50 caliber bullet. As for restricting the rights of college students, whatever. I just don't think you're all that oppressed because you can't walk around campus with a gun holder. Chalk that one under I really don't give a flying fuck.

Based on your rationale, you either support the right of the people to unrestricted firearms, including fully automatic, or you are a gun grabber too. Which is it?
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  -"The key to freedom is the ability to be able to defend yourself" gorfle  Dec-06-09 08:21 PM   #0 
  - In Rome  Old Codger   Dec-06-09 08:25 PM   #1 
  - That is a great fact.  proteus_lives   Dec-06-09 08:45 PM   #5 
     - It was made of wood  Katya Mullethov   Dec-07-09 11:46 AM   #47 
        - The rudis was a training sword  OttavaKarhu   Dec-07-09 06:45 PM   #74 
           - Ow! Ow-ow-ow-ow-ooooowwwwww!  PavePusher   Dec-07-09 07:10 PM   #75 
  - Gun Control,, is a tight shot group..nt  lazer47   Dec-06-09 08:30 PM   #2 
  - +1  D23MIURG23   Dec-06-09 10:57 PM   #23 
  - Awesome video.  proteus_lives   Dec-06-09 08:38 PM   #3 
  - Really? Lots of banks,lots of guns,and no minarets.  virgogal   Dec-06-09 08:45 PM   #6 
     - Did you even watch the video?  proteus_lives   Dec-06-09 08:51 PM   #9 
        - Of course I watched the video and how on earth do you know what  virgogal   Dec-06-09 08:53 PM   #11 
           - The sneer from your first comment.  proteus_lives   Dec-06-09 09:22 PM   #14 
              - Of course I do. Always have,always will.  virgogal   Dec-06-09 09:32 PM   #16 
                 - Thank you for answering.  proteus_lives   Dec-06-09 09:42 PM   #19 
                    - Believes in RKBA but digs the Red Sox, hmmmmm.......  Tejas   Dec-07-09 05:11 PM   #72 
  - The Swiss:  onehandle   Dec-06-09 08:40 PM   #4 
  - Did you even watch the video?  proteus_lives   Dec-06-09 08:46 PM   #7 
  - Hey, I didn't vote to suppress the largest religion in the world.  onehandle   Dec-06-09 08:49 PM   #8 
     - I agree that was a bigoted decision.  proteus_lives   Dec-06-09 08:52 PM   #10 
     - No.  onehandle   Dec-06-09 09:04 PM   #12 
     - Wow, you're narrow-minded.  proteus_lives   Dec-06-09 09:21 PM   #13 
     - You need help, dude....  rd_kent   Dec-07-09 04:26 PM   #71 
     - I thought we did?  safeinOhio   Dec-06-09 09:28 PM   #15 
        - We do.  proteus_lives   Dec-06-09 09:39 PM   #18 
           - What do you consider a gun grabber?  Downtown Hound   Dec-07-09 01:21 AM   #25 
              - Well....  proteus_lives   Dec-07-09 03:09 AM   #26 
              - How do I view walking around an educatinal instituation with a gun holster?  Downtown Hound   Dec-07-09 06:18 AM   #31 
                 - Thinking something is "stupid"...  eqfan592   Dec-07-09 11:04 AM   #42 
                 - Your pins are more dangerous  taurus145   Dec-08-09 05:30 AM   #81 
                 - I agree with you.  gorfle   Dec-07-09 11:05 AM   #43 
                 - Because gun-free zones have been such a success right?  proteus_lives   Dec-07-09 01:57 PM   #65 
              - Well, I would probably consider you a grabber.  PavePusher   Dec-07-09 05:43 AM   #27 
              - So do you think automatic weapons should be legal?  Downtown Hound   Dec-07-09 06:07 AM   #29 
                 - I support civilian ownership of fully automatic firearms.  PavePusher   Dec-07-09 06:11 AM   #30 
                 - Then we are not going to see eye to eye  Downtown Hound   Dec-07-09 06:22 AM   #33 
                    - Agree to disagree.  PavePusher   Dec-07-09 07:36 AM   #35 
                       - I would also like to hear a defense of these possitions. (nt)  eqfan592   Dec-07-09 11:07 AM   #44 
                 - You'll have to do better than that.  taurus145   Dec-07-09 06:28 AM   #34 
                 - How many people were killed with automatic weapons from 1934-1986?  metalbot   Dec-07-09 09:03 AM   #39 
              - Speaking for myself, I don't care for the term  Euromutt   Dec-07-09 05:47 AM   #28 
              - I never said they weren't allowed to voice their opinion  Downtown Hound   Dec-07-09 06:21 AM   #32 
                 - Those "kids" are all legal adults...  PavePusher   Dec-07-09 07:39 AM   #36 
                 - You still have to obey certain regulations of the institution you attend though  Downtown Hound   Dec-07-09 12:48 PM   #49 
                    - 1.In many places it's not illegal.  PavePusher   Dec-07-09 01:24 PM   #58 
                       - You spelled it right  Katya Mullethov   Dec-07-09 03:56 PM   #68 
                          - I wish I could come up with quotes as quickly as you.  PavePusher   Dec-07-09 04:18 PM   #69 
                          - Actually, he didn't  Euromutt   Dec-07-09 11:38 PM   #77 
                             - Euromutt for the win.  PavePusher   Dec-08-09 06:05 AM   #84 
                                - It's because I'm Dutch  Euromutt   Dec-08-09 06:30 AM   #85 
                                   - I'm a somewhat atypical American in that...  PavePusher   Dec-08-09 08:43 AM   #88 
                 - I don't understand.  gorfle   Dec-07-09 11:00 AM   #41 
                 - Courts have ruled that schooled have the right to ban things like the Confederate flag,  Downtown Hound   Dec-07-09 12:59 PM   #51 
                    - wow, what an enlightened attitude.  eqfan592   Dec-07-09 01:03 PM   #53 
                    - And again, don't really care what you think of it.  Downtown Hound   Dec-07-09 01:07 PM   #55 
                       - Run for your lives!  taurus145   Dec-07-09 08:50 PM   #76 
                       - No, it means you value an educational environment where *you* can feel comfortable and safe  Euromutt   Dec-08-09 01:15 AM   #79 
                    - That's not what I'm not understanding.  gorfle   Dec-07-09 01:10 PM   #56 
                       - Maybe it is stupid in your mind  Downtown Hound   Dec-07-09 01:17 PM   #57 
                          - By that chain of logic...  PavePusher   Dec-07-09 01:27 PM   #60 
                          - So it's about feelings?  gorfle   Dec-07-09 01:36 PM   #62 
                          - Interesting rationalization there.  eqfan592   Dec-07-09 01:43 PM   #63 
                          - Oh, it's about 'FEELINGS'  X_Digger   Dec-07-09 01:44 PM   #64 
                          - Are you serious?  taurus145   Dec-08-09 05:41 AM   #82 
                 - You may have a missed a few decades of First Amendment jurisprudence...  Euromutt   Dec-08-09 12:30 AM   #78 
              - How about .416 caliber sniper rifles?  benEzra   Dec-07-09 08:08 AM   #37 
              - Non-automatic assault weapons?  Downtown Hound   Dec-07-09 12:50 PM   #50 
                 - I do have a problem with that.  eqfan592   Dec-07-09 01:01 PM   #52 
                 - Well, California and most blue states with gun control do have  Downtown Hound   Dec-07-09 01:05 PM   #54 
                    - All states have gun control.  eqfan592   Dec-07-09 01:26 PM   #59 
                    - Bwwwwwaaaaaaaha, hahahahahaaaahaha, haaaaahahaaaa!  PavePusher   Dec-07-09 01:29 PM   #61 
                    - With a 20+ year ban, can't wait to hear your wisdom concerning  Tejas   Dec-07-09 05:14 PM   #73 
                    - Unsupported assertion is not evidence  Euromutt   Dec-08-09 01:54 AM   #80 
                    - Good catch there  eqfan592   Dec-08-09 08:50 AM   #89 
                    - California is the ONLY state with an AWB that strict.  benEzra   Dec-08-09 08:11 AM   #87 
                 - If you are going describe in public what constitutes an "assault weapon" in CA...  beevul   Dec-07-09 02:45 PM   #66 
                 - He's sort of right, but he's missing a major detail  Euromutt   Dec-08-09 08:53 AM   #90 
                 - We're not far apart on that issue, then, although I differ with the pre-1860's capacity limit.  benEzra   Dec-08-09 08:09 AM   #86 
              - Ban the .50BMG and next week a gun maker will introduce the .494.  GreenStormCloud   Dec-07-09 08:38 AM   #38 
              - On .50 and holsters.  gorfle   Dec-07-09 10:58 AM   #40 
                 - Regardless of the stated reasons...  beevul   Dec-07-09 02:51 PM   #67 
     - Which religion are you referring to when you say, "the largest religion in the world"?  ZombieHorde   Dec-06-09 09:47 PM   #20 
        - I'd say they've had it up to "here"  Katya Mullethov   Dec-07-09 11:40 AM   #46 
           - Islam is not the world's largest religion, but I do appreciate the picture. nt  ZombieHorde   Dec-07-09 11:56 AM   #48 
  - What the fuck are you talking about? make some sense, please.  rd_kent   Dec-07-09 04:26 PM   #70 
  - So much for the "the swiss don't actually _use_ those guns.."  X_Digger   Dec-06-09 09:33 PM   #17 
  - What I noticed most GOVERNMENT PROVIDED AMMO!!!!  Hoopla Phil   Dec-06-09 10:18 PM   #21 
  - I love the GOVERNMENT PROVIDED AMMO!!! U.S. Constitution Article 1  Hoopla Phil   Dec-06-09 10:27 PM   #22 
  - I wonder if we could get the right to go along with slashing the defense budget  AtheistCrusader   Dec-06-09 11:58 PM   #24 
  - I seriously doubt that.  Hoopla Phil   Dec-07-09 11:33 AM   #45 
  - Once upon a time ...  DonP   Dec-09-09 11:45 AM   #93 
  - Mmmmm sexy  taurus145   Dec-08-09 05:46 AM   #83 
  - Absolutely correct  JonQ   Dec-08-09 11:02 AM   #91 
  - It's obvious, they are afraid to let people post comments! NeoCon tactics  Unrepentant Fenian   Dec-08-09 08:54 PM   #92 
 

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