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burrfoot Donating Member (801 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Feb-04-10 12:47 PM
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31. Ooooh that's a tricky one.
It's both! True and emotional!

True, because a firearm can be a versatile implement of death.

Emotional, because it doesn't acknowledge that they are used for other means all the time, all over the country. Also because it implies a moral judgement of a "versatile implement of death," which of course, referring to an item, cannot possibly have any inherent morality. The gun isn't anything. The user is everything.



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