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shadowrider Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Mar-25-10 09:08 AM
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27. Now that you mention it
:)
That's EXACTLY what I'd say.
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  -History lesson: 1792 law madated private purchases one-eyed fat man  Mar-25-10 07:38 AM   #0 
  - Me too  shadowrider   Mar-25-10 07:44 AM   #1 
  - you should post this in GD- it's an excellent point that I've never  Bluerthanblue   Mar-25-10 07:53 AM   #2 
  - great point. how can the rw argue that? eom  ellenfl   Mar-25-10 07:54 AM   #3 
  - The point is  shadowrider   Mar-25-10 07:57 AM   #4 
     - hrc is NOT mandatory and the rw IS the gun happy wing. eom  ellenfl   Mar-25-10 06:20 PM   #40 
        - That's right. It's not mandatory  shadowrider   Mar-25-10 06:52 PM   #42 
           - may be, but i have not yet heard of any left wing militia groups. eom  ellenfl   Mar-26-10 08:04 AM   #44 
              - Not sure I've heard of any militia groups on either side personally  tburnsten   Mar-26-10 09:23 PM   #46 
                 - perhaps if you got out from under that bridge occasionally . . .  ellenfl   Mar-26-10 10:11 PM   #49 
                    - I've been out of the news loop for some time  tburnsten   Mar-26-10 10:19 PM   #50 
                       - ok, here , catch up . . .  ellenfl   Mar-26-10 10:39 PM   #53 
                          - I gotta say, I'm reading the Democracy Now transcript,  tburnsten   Mar-26-10 11:16 PM   #54 
                             - but it only takes a couple of dirtbags to cause serious trouble. eom  ellenfl   Mar-27-10 02:07 PM   #57 
                             - seems to be a lot of activity regarding the militias today. did you see the stories? eom  ellenfl   Mar-28-10 12:38 PM   #58 
  - Oh ! That reminds me .......  Katya Mullethov   Mar-25-10 08:01 AM   #5 
  - Damn  shadowrider   Mar-25-10 08:07 AM   #6 
  - Nice try, but your example is different  Birthmark   Mar-25-10 08:11 AM   #7 
  - Fail  shadowrider   Mar-25-10 08:14 AM   #9 
  - There is a fundamental difference between...  Birthmark   Mar-25-10 08:28 AM   #13 
  - There is no requirement for everyone to buy insurance.  LiberalFighter   Mar-25-10 08:20 AM   #10 
  - Paying a fine is what makes it a mandate.  Birthmark   Mar-25-10 08:31 AM   #14 
  - Come on  shadowrider   Mar-25-10 08:34 AM   #16 
  - OOOOOH NOOOOOOOOOOES  one-eyed fat man   Mar-25-10 08:57 AM   #23 
  - Now that you mention it  shadowrider   Mar-25-10 09:08 AM   #27 
  - The same holds true for taxes, btw.  Birthmark   Mar-25-10 08:58 AM   #24 
     - you are under no obligation to buy it privately.  shadowrider   Mar-25-10 09:04 AM   #25 
        - Exactly  Birthmark   Mar-25-10 10:41 AM   #37 
  - My first serious job had a healthcare plan I could buy into  tburnsten   Mar-26-10 09:46 PM   #47 
  - That was so crappy I'll just assign it a letter grade with no comment: D-  Zynx   Mar-25-10 08:24 AM   #11 
  - So you have no response but your feelings.  Birthmark   Mar-25-10 08:32 AM   #15 
  - I'm taking issue with your arguments...  SteveM   Mar-25-10 08:42 AM   #17 
  - "(3) A musket is necessary for you to be in a militia service."  OneTenthofOnePercent   Mar-25-10 08:56 AM   #22 
  - Obviously, we disagree.  Birthmark   Mar-25-10 09:13 AM   #29 
     - Read American Rifle by Alexander Rose sometime  tburnsten   Mar-26-10 10:02 PM   #48 
  - It's not that big a stretch.  one-eyed fat man   Mar-25-10 08:43 AM   #18 
     - Again, there is a fundamental difference, no?  Birthmark   Mar-25-10 09:05 AM   #26 
     - That isn't a fundamental difference, it is a difference in execution  tburnsten   Mar-26-10 10:25 PM   #52 
     - One months pay, where have I seen that before?  tburnsten   Mar-26-10 10:22 PM   #51 
  - That does not sound like it required people to "purchase" a gun...  The_Commonist   Mar-25-10 08:12 AM   #8 
  - Anyone that doesn't have insurance is a fool.  LiberalFighter   Mar-25-10 08:24 AM   #12 
  - Health insurance is not health care.  The_Commonist   Mar-25-10 08:52 AM   #20 
  - On this we are in total agreement (nt).  eqfan592   Mar-25-10 09:19 AM   #30 
  - I really wish I could rec individual posts  tburnsten   Mar-26-10 11:26 PM   #56 
  - Well, I'm one of the tens of millions who are fools...  SteveM   Mar-25-10 08:53 AM   #21 
  - It's L-E-E-C-H  tburnsten   Mar-26-10 11:21 PM   #55 
  - And the health insurance law also doesn't require people to "purchase" health insurance...  eqfan592   Mar-25-10 09:13 AM   #28 
  - The constitution explicitly grants Congress the power to "raise and support Armies"  OneTenthofOnePercent   Mar-25-10 08:50 AM   #19 
  - Point taken. But guns injure and health care heals. Support Healing Not Injury.  sharesunited   Mar-25-10 09:45 AM   #31 
  - I support the Constitution.  jeepnstein   Mar-25-10 10:01 AM   #32 
  - Including harmful misinterpretations? That is unwise.  sharesunited   Mar-25-10 10:08 AM   #33 
     - Misinterpretation?  jeepnstein   Mar-25-10 10:43 AM   #38 
  - Ahahahahahaaa  Katya Mullethov   Mar-25-10 10:12 AM   #34 
     - Medical mistakes are a reason not to push for affordable access?  sharesunited   Mar-25-10 10:17 AM   #35 
        - If that is the level of service that you feel entitled to  Katya Mullethov   Mar-25-10 06:34 PM   #41 
  - Thanks to Native Americans, US citizens also had popcorn in 1792 - K&R  slackmaster   Mar-25-10 10:27 AM   #36 
  - I'm going to disagree with you a little. I still say that it is not constitutional  Hoopla Phil   Mar-25-10 11:10 AM   #39 
  - If only it was still the case today...  ileus   Mar-25-10 07:02 PM   #43 
  - Duplicate subject, been on Du since at lest Wednesday.  happyslug   Mar-26-10 01:33 PM   #45 
 

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