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tularetom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-04-10 09:37 PM
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1. Yeah I think they really are that ineffective
I don't think there are many people that buy into gun control and that's a good thing.

It also makes me wonder why I get scare letter after scare letter from the NRA warning me that someone is trying to take my guns away.

You can put me down as a pro RKBA, anti NRA, liberal gun owner.
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  -The Liberal Guncast virginia mountainman  Jan-04-10 09:30 PM   #0 
  - Yeah I think they really are that ineffective  tularetom   Jan-04-10 09:37 PM   #1 
  - I keep an Obama sticker on my pistol case..  Naked_Ape   Jan-04-10 09:57 PM   #2 
  - Unfortuanately, Obama's record is strongly anti-gun.  GreenStormCloud   Jan-05-10 08:32 AM   #4 
  - "we are out to grab their guns." In fairness though they have had plenty of help  DonP   Jan-05-10 09:50 AM   #6 
     - Question  russ1943   Jan-05-10 11:33 PM   #27 
        - Same place you get your "facts"  eqfan592   Jan-06-10 12:14 AM   #28 
           - Thanks for the help  DonP   Jan-06-10 10:20 AM   #31 
           - Not a problem :)  eqfan592   Jan-06-10 02:27 PM   #34 
              - Eagerly searching for data...  DonP   Jan-06-10 03:37 PM   #35 
                 - .Do you have any idea?  russ1943   Jan-06-10 11:55 PM   #38 
                 - But the murder RATE does appear to be at a 20 year low.  eqfan592   Jan-07-10 12:51 AM   #40 
                    - GUN CRIME NOR NUMBER OF MURDERS  russ1943   Jan-07-10 02:13 AM   #42 
                       - You just contradicted yourself.  eqfan592   Jan-07-10 08:52 AM   #44 
                 - While your searching for that data....  russ1943   Jan-07-10 11:34 PM   #46 
           - Not really  russ1943   Jan-06-10 11:02 PM   #37 
              - Violent crime TOTAL, not violent crime RATE  eqfan592   Jan-07-10 12:39 AM   #39 
                 - No, it wasn't the RATE you posted about!  russ1943   Jan-07-10 01:56 AM   #41 
                    - Does not mention of total numbers and allowing for the increased population...  eqfan592   Jan-07-10 08:49 AM   #43 
                       - Never mind.  russ1943   Jan-07-10 11:25 PM   #45 
                          - Ummm....ok then.  eqfan592   Jan-08-10 12:39 AM   #47 
  - Agreed  Old Codger   Jan-04-10 10:05 PM   #3 
     - What was wrong with Heston? n/t  PavePusher   Jan-05-10 09:42 AM   #5 
        - what he did  Old Codger   Jan-05-10 10:12 AM   #7 
        - "I won't give up my bus seat."  PavePusher   Jan-05-10 10:26 AM   #8 
           - No, THIS Would Sound Silly:  tucsonlib   Jan-05-10 07:56 PM   #9 
           - Registration does not stop anyone qualified from voting.  PavePusher   Jan-05-10 08:02 PM   #10 
              - I'm Not Questioning The Sentiment  tucsonlib   Jan-05-10 08:24 PM   #11 
                 - Odd, I rather thought his declaration was ...  PavePusher   Jan-05-10 08:43 PM   #14 
           - Context  Old Codger   Jan-05-10 08:36 PM   #13 
              - I guess one can only try to make passionate speeches...  PavePusher   Jan-05-10 08:45 PM   #15 
                 - Ok , well  Old Codger   Jan-05-10 09:20 PM   #17 
                    - Interestingly enough, Heston and Churchill were saying almost exactly the same thing...  PavePusher   Jan-05-10 09:34 PM   #18 
                    - That quote is not original to Heston. In fact, it has been on bumper stickers for decades.  GreenStormCloud   Jan-06-10 11:02 AM   #32 
                       - O.K., learn something new every day.  PavePusher   Jan-06-10 12:20 PM   #33 
        - They focus on that one statement, disregarding all else...  east texas lib   Jan-05-10 08:35 PM   #12 
           - Education, it's the only way...  PavePusher   Jan-05-10 08:47 PM   #16 
  - When ever you post anything about gun control on the DU a whole host of  applegrove   Jan-05-10 09:42 PM   #19 
     - "You cannot have a discussion with you"  PavePusher   Jan-05-10 09:44 PM   #20 
     - I corrected it. I should reread my posts before I post them. LOL!  applegrove   Jan-05-10 09:45 PM   #21 
        - I resemble that remark.  PavePusher   Jan-05-10 09:54 PM   #22 
           - I don' t know enough about gun control anymore to make for good banter.  applegrove   Jan-05-10 10:00 PM   #23 
              - 'S O.K., I'm off to bed. Up at Oh-gohd hundred. Bugger. Cheers! n/t  PavePusher   Jan-05-10 10:02 PM   #24 
                 - Cheers.  applegrove   Jan-05-10 10:06 PM   #25 
     - I think you are mistaken, but I will listen to what you have to say.  rd_kent   Jan-05-10 10:10 PM   #26 
     - I'm just not read up on gun control right now to get into the discussion deeply.  applegrove   Jan-06-10 09:00 PM   #36 
        - So if you admit you are not up on gun control issues why do you complain that pro-2A people will not  rd_kent   Jan-11-10 01:25 PM   #49 
     - What's the point of discussion....  eqfan592   Jan-06-10 12:25 AM   #29 
     - It has more to do with the messengers than the message.  jeepnstein   Jan-06-10 10:11 AM   #30 
     - I thought this was the purpose of DU forums...  SteveM   Jan-11-10 01:10 PM   #48 

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