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AtheistCrusader Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Feb-21-10 04:57 PM
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29. One guy is an idiot and you assume all of us are?
Pretty broad brush you're using there. If you follow the rules, no one ever gets hurt, unless you INTEND to hurt them. Life doesn't get much simpler than that.
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  -NRA gun instructor shoots student by accident trumad  Feb-21-10 06:19 AM   #0 
  - oops  ixion   Feb-21-10 06:22 AM   #1 
  - They made sure to emphasize it was  Lint Head   Feb-21-10 06:34 AM   #2 
  - They will be (against guns) now at least among those who want to use their conference room! (NT)  Tesha   Feb-21-10 08:37 AM   #17 
  - I think the church is against live fire exercises  shawcomm   Feb-21-10 04:13 PM   #27 
  - Yeah,  pipoman   Feb-21-10 06:51 AM   #3 
  - Here's the Youtube  trumad   Feb-21-10 07:22 AM   #7 
  - I'd never seen that before. Oopsie daisy!  KittyWampus   Feb-21-10 07:24 AM   #9 
  - That was hilarious  shawcomm   Feb-21-10 04:12 PM   #26 
  - Wow sure makes me feel safe around gun "enthusiasts"  Don Caballero   Feb-21-10 06:54 AM   #4 
  - Outrageous that they should ban gun events in their building...  rfranklin   Feb-21-10 06:57 AM   #5 
  - On private property, insurance company attorneys trump NRA histrionics. (NT)  Tesha   Feb-21-10 08:41 AM   #18 
  - It is their building!  ThomThom   Feb-21-10 10:44 AM   #19 
  - If the students had all been armed, they could have shot his assailant. Oh, wait. n/t  Ian David   Feb-21-10 07:20 AM   #6 
  - But, but, guns don't shoot people....  marmar   Feb-21-10 07:24 AM   #8 
  - Correct, never in history has a gun been convicted of a crime.  Tejas   Feb-21-10 06:44 PM   #30 
  - Only by breaking the NRA's rules  Euromutt   Feb-22-10 06:33 AM   #37 
  - Haven't seen any of our friends from the Gungeon here...  CTyankee   Feb-21-10 07:28 AM   #10 
  - There's always cross-posting  Cirque du So-What   Feb-21-10 07:41 AM   #12 
  - Nah, if they want to they can come here and argue their case.  CTyankee   Feb-21-10 07:56 AM   #13 
  - He's an idiot. Violated multiple core rules.  AtheistCrusader   Feb-21-10 04:55 PM   #28 
  - You think this cautionary tale will affect gunslingers' behavior?  Cirque du So-What   Feb-21-10 07:31 AM   #11 
  - Since I am one who has seen what tragedy guns can wreak upon  CTyankee   Feb-21-10 08:00 AM   #14 
  - Statistics prove these incidents are very rare. Inexcusable for a firearms instructor though.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Feb-21-10 12:30 PM   #24 
  - One guy is an idiot and you assume all of us are?  AtheistCrusader   Feb-21-10 04:57 PM   #29 
  - But people are in control of guns. To claim otherwise is animism.  friendly_iconoclast   Feb-22-10 12:15 PM   #42 
  - And how is anyone supposed to collect on that bet?  Euromutt   Feb-22-10 12:04 AM   #33 
  - On being "gaw'ds gift to gun safety".  gorfle   Feb-22-10 09:15 AM   #39 
  - Things would have been different if the table had been armed.  TheCowsCameHome   Feb-21-10 08:00 AM   #15 
  - Why would they hold it in a church  Dappleganger   Feb-21-10 08:04 AM   #16 
  - Actually, accidental discharges can happen, but they're exceedingly rare  Euromutt   Feb-21-10 09:30 PM   #31 
  - This is why they make inert practice ammunition  Euromutt   Feb-21-10 09:48 PM   #32 
  - There's two parts to the class: classroom instruction and range session  Euromutt   Feb-22-10 06:39 AM   #38 
  - Unintentional discharge = negligent discharge.  gorfle   Feb-22-10 09:19 AM   #40 
  - I can't quit laughing. Is that wrong?? n/t  Greybnk48   Feb-21-10 10:54 AM   #20 
  - My favorite line was:  petronius   Feb-21-10 12:17 PM   #21 
  - It's not wrong....if you are a sociopath.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Feb-21-10 12:36 PM   #25 
  - Pff. If the student had a gun this wouldn't have happened.  Arkana   Feb-21-10 12:20 PM   #22 
  - Congratulations! You're only the third person to have made the same "clever" observation  Euromutt   Feb-22-10 06:31 AM   #36 
  - Already posted.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Feb-21-10 12:28 PM   #23 
  - Actually, the other thread is the duplicate (n/t)  Euromutt   Feb-22-10 06:25 AM   #35 
  - Article: "The NRA has a rule against bringing ammunition into a class"  Euromutt   Feb-22-10 06:24 AM   #34 
  - The guy is an idiot  RamboLiberal   Feb-22-10 11:01 AM   #41 

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