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jeepnstein Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-12-09 01:35 PM
Response to Reply #69
77. There will be no "mess".
We hear that same old complaint every time a state gets ready to pass CCW.
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  -NYC mayor on deadly shootout: `Too many guns' undeterred  Dec-11-09 01:02 PM   #0 
  - Because the war on drugs and poverty have nothing to do with it  anonymous171   Dec-11-09 01:07 PM   #1 
  - Bing! Conveniently ignoring the fact...  TheWraith   Dec-11-09 01:14 PM   #3 
     - NYC doesn't have a "total ban on firearms ownership"  Libertas1776   Dec-11-09 01:30 PM   #7 
     - Hurdles which they only allow celebrities, politicians, and police to get past.  TheWraith   Dec-11-09 01:38 PM   #10 
        - I can recall a case from not too long ago  Libertas1776   Dec-11-09 01:54 PM   #13 
        - What does this story have to do with getting modern guns off the streets? nt  cabluedem   Dec-12-09 02:43 AM   #64 
        - Whoooooosshh............ n/t  PavePusher   Dec-12-09 01:37 PM   #78 
        - NYC's "Sullivan Laws" were passed during anti-Italian/immigrant hysteria...  SteveM   Dec-14-09 12:35 PM   #94 
        - Others do it to. Mostly white and well off. NYC anti gun fascism is true to its racist and classis...  ProgressiveProfessor   Dec-11-09 02:43 PM   #24 
        - Nonsense  leftynyc   Dec-11-09 02:59 PM   #27 
        - I doubt "a lawyer, a wall streeter, and a nurse" are a cross-section of NYC society.  benEzra   Dec-11-09 05:38 PM   #46 
        - We need to make a distinction between ownership and carry permits  Euromutt   Dec-12-09 10:10 PM   #89 
     - Bullshit  leftynyc   Dec-11-09 02:58 PM   #26 
        - The fact that they don't allow the non-powerful to own handguns.  TheWraith   Dec-11-09 03:19 PM   #29 
        - Like I said in another comment  leftynyc   Dec-11-09 03:46 PM   #32 
           - Nice BS statement you made there.  Tejas   Dec-11-09 06:03 PM   #50 
           - Waiting periods affect the black market? What a load of horse manure! nt  cabluedem   Dec-12-09 02:50 AM   #65 
              - Those who won't (or can't or simply refuse to) wait for that almighty court order  Tejas   Dec-12-09 08:42 AM   #67 
              - I see your comprehension of economics...  PavePusher   Dec-12-09 01:22 PM   #75 
           - This is "not hard at all"?  benEzra   Dec-11-09 06:04 PM   #51 
           - From the article...  PavePusher   Dec-12-09 01:31 PM   #76 
           - We have some crossed wires here  Euromutt   Dec-13-09 12:30 AM   #91 
        - There should be. It would stop this type of bullshit.  Xenotime   Dec-14-09 01:03 PM   #97 
           - So criminals intent on murdering others will respect a ban on handguns?  OneTenthofOnePercent   Dec-14-09 02:28 PM   #100 
  - Oh, now there's too many guns, eh Bloomie?  Libertas1776   Dec-11-09 01:10 PM   #2 
  - Hey, it doesn't matter when the NYC police are shooting brown children over toys...  TheWraith   Dec-11-09 01:15 PM   #4 
  - But of course.  Raineyb   Dec-11-09 02:01 PM   #16 
  - too many guns, too many drugs, too much piracy...  kerrywins   Dec-11-09 01:17 PM   #5 
  - A guy pulls out a Mac-10 uzi, starts blasting away in a crowded area...  nyc 4 Biden   Dec-11-09 01:26 PM   #6 
  - This liberal doesn't...  derby378   Dec-11-09 01:36 PM   #9 
  - You're not well informed about the subject.  TheWraith   Dec-11-09 01:59 PM   #15 
  - Well put (n/t)  Euromutt   Dec-11-09 05:41 PM   #47 
  - The best liberal gun control is...  appal_jack   Dec-11-09 02:25 PM   #22 
  - Dianne Feinstein supports gun control. Does that make her a liberal? nt  anonymous171   Dec-11-09 03:01 PM   #28 
  - WTH is a "Mac-10 uzi"?  Tejas   Dec-11-09 06:05 PM   #52 
  - What is a "Mac-10 uzi"? N/T  beevul   Dec-11-09 07:28 PM   #60 
  - No they dont. That bamboozle is over.  Pavulon   Dec-12-09 09:06 AM   #71 
  - Liberals support civil rights and the Constitution. Accept it.  rd_kent   Dec-12-09 01:41 PM   #79 
  - Oh, my mistake. I thought liberals supported civil rights and the Constitution.  rd_kent   Dec-14-09 01:22 PM   #98 
  - Is it ;possible that there might actually be a problem with too many criminals?  slackmaster   Dec-11-09 01:30 PM   #8 
  - Criminal Without Gun = Pedestrian  Jeff In Milwaukee   Dec-11-09 01:53 PM   #11 
     - LOLZ  Rebubula   Dec-11-09 01:59 PM   #14 
     - Gun Without Criminal = No Problem  slackmaster   Dec-11-09 02:02 PM   #17 
     - Where the hell do you live?  TheWraith   Dec-11-09 02:03 PM   #18 
     - Get a job?  Jeff In Milwaukee   Dec-11-09 02:53 PM   #25 
        - Drive by shootings happen far more in Hollywood than they ever did in the real world. nt  TheWraith   Dec-11-09 03:22 PM   #30 
        - Mobile man grazed by bullet in drive-by shooting (Thurs)  struggle4progress   Dec-11-09 05:15 PM   #36 
        - Clovis Police Investigate Early Morning Drive-By Shooting (Thurs)  struggle4progress   Dec-11-09 05:16 PM   #37 
        - Police continue to search for Markham, Richmond Hill shooting suspect (Wed)  struggle4progress   Dec-11-09 05:18 PM   #38 
        - Man targets ex-girlfriend in drive-by shooting (Wed)  struggle4progress   Dec-11-09 05:20 PM   #39 
        - Woman shot inside her home (Wed)  struggle4progress   Dec-11-09 05:22 PM   #40 
        - Huge Turnout at a Murdered Visalia Teens Vigil (Tues)  struggle4progress   Dec-11-09 05:25 PM   #41 
        - Two arrested in Sebastopol drive-by shooting (Tues)  struggle4progress   Dec-11-09 05:27 PM   #42 
        - Salinas man injured in drive-by shooting (Tues)  struggle4progress   Dec-11-09 05:28 PM   #43 
        - Teenager shot three times on MLK Drive; victim isn't talking to police, officials say (Tues)  struggle4progress   Dec-11-09 05:29 PM   #44 
        - My little Tues-Wed-Thurs news sample suggests 1000+ drive-by annually  struggle4progress   Dec-11-09 05:33 PM   #45 
           - How many of those were done with LEGALLY owned guns?  GreenStormCloud   Dec-11-09 05:47 PM   #48 
           - is that allowing for multiple stories about the same event?  eqfan592   Dec-11-09 05:56 PM   #49 
           - N is a tricky think. N being fucked up suggests 1.7 million dead in iraq.  Pavulon   Dec-12-09 09:11 AM   #72 
           - 1,000+ drive-bys annually? Ban cars! N/T  GreenStormCloud   Dec-12-09 05:01 PM   #87 
        - Has there been a rash of drive by shootings in your area?  Fire_Medic_Dave   Dec-11-09 03:56 PM   #33 
        - No. But there has been a nasty rash...  Jeff In Milwaukee   Dec-11-09 06:10 PM   #53 
           - Jeff, did you know that Milwaukee's DA is pushing for concealed carry?  eqfan592   Dec-11-09 06:12 PM   #55 
              - I'd heard that  Jeff In Milwaukee   Dec-11-09 07:07 PM   #59 
                 - And that's assuming there'd be a "mess" to clean up in the first place.  eqfan592   Dec-12-09 02:32 AM   #63 
                 - What mess?  GreenStormCloud   Dec-12-09 08:57 AM   #69 
                    - There will be no "mess".  jeepnstein   Dec-12-09 01:35 PM   #77 
                    - Every major metropolitan area has a mess...  Jeff In Milwaukee   Dec-12-09 02:59 PM   #80 
                       - Doesn't matter what the police (as a body) think.  PavePusher   Dec-12-09 04:08 PM   #82 
                       - At least we can agree that we won't agree on much (nt)  Jeff In Milwaukee   Dec-12-09 04:12 PM   #85 
                       - OK. I now understand what you mean. Sorry I misunderstood earlier. N/T  GreenStormCloud   Dec-12-09 04:20 PM   #86 
        - A word about "drive-by shootings...."  SteveM   Dec-14-09 12:47 PM   #95 
     - Criminal With Gun = Worm food  michreject   Dec-11-09 02:17 PM   #20 
     - No: consult a dictionary.  appal_jack   Dec-11-09 03:37 PM   #31 
     - Are you actually that stupid?  PavePusher   Dec-11-09 05:08 PM   #35 
     - I'm actually FAR MORE stupid than that...  Jeff In Milwaukee   Dec-11-09 06:11 PM   #54 
        - Dude, did you really have to resort to a "dick" insult so quickly?  eqfan592   Dec-11-09 06:13 PM   #56 
           - I counted to ten...  Jeff In Milwaukee   Dec-11-09 06:16 PM   #57 
           - To be fair...  PavePusher   Dec-11-09 07:30 PM   #61 
              - Yeah, but you still throw like a girl!  Jeff In Milwaukee   Dec-12-09 03:01 PM   #81 
                 - I know some girls who can throw knives...  PavePusher   Dec-12-09 04:10 PM   #83 
                    - Hell, I know some softball pitchers that I can't touch...  Jeff In Milwaukee   Dec-12-09 04:11 PM   #84 
     - LOL.  S_B_Jackson   Dec-11-09 06:26 PM   #58 
     - Wow...didn't think it possible...  pipoman   Dec-11-09 11:04 PM   #62 
     - Person with gun=capable of killing a dozen people in a minute. nt  cabluedem   Dec-12-09 02:57 AM   #66 
        - The same could be said of a person with a car  slackmaster   Dec-12-09 09:06 AM   #70 
        - I work in aircraft maintenance.  PavePusher   Dec-12-09 01:15 PM   #74 
        - Not even Jack Bauer can do that.  Tejas   Dec-13-09 01:23 PM   #93 
  - Except that he would never get behind stripping law enforcement officers of their guns, would he?  closeupready   Dec-11-09 01:54 PM   #12 
  - In Bloomberg's world, only the state deserves the power of owning a gun.  TheWraith   Dec-11-09 02:08 PM   #19 
  - Maybe it's just me but  Tejas   Dec-12-09 10:44 AM   #73 
  - Times are a changing  michreject   Dec-11-09 02:20 PM   #21 
     - But of course.  closeupready   Dec-11-09 02:30 PM   #23 
  - Machine pistol? I call bullshit.  GreenStormCloud   Dec-11-09 04:58 PM   #34 
  - Maybe like DC calling a 9mm a "machinegun"?  Tejas   Dec-12-09 08:49 AM   #68 
  - You're not entirely correct about the use of machine pistols  Euromutt   Dec-12-09 10:00 PM   #88 
     - Note the source in OP: AP. There is a "new" trend in this aggressive anti-gun ...  SteveM   Dec-14-09 12:57 PM   #96 
        - You're right, and I can only think of one explanation  Euromutt   Dec-15-09 02:27 PM   #105 
           - The terms of debate become more shrill just as the "cause" fails (nt)  SteveM   Dec-15-09 06:54 PM   #106 
  - Disarm his security detail and strip all of his political cronies  TPaine7   Dec-12-09 11:04 PM   #90 
  - I think the problem is too many unsupervised  JonQ   Dec-13-09 12:51 PM   #92 
     - Obviously you don't trust citizens...  spin   Dec-14-09 01:57 PM   #99 
        - Er?  JonQ   Dec-15-09 10:32 AM   #101 
           - You forgot to use the 'sarcasm' tag and spin took you literally. Oops. n/t  PavePusher   Dec-15-09 10:44 AM   #102 
           - I thought it was obvious  JonQ   Dec-15-09 10:50 AM   #103 
           - Sorry, wasn't totally sure where you were coming from...  spin   Dec-15-09 01:00 PM   #104 

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