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jazzhound Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-11-11 03:46 AM
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  -The myth of law-abiding firearm owners who just "snap" gorfle  Apr-26-10 02:27 PM   #0 
  - I think the fact that there are background checks for firearm purchase is an attempt  county worker   Apr-26-10 02:32 PM   #1 
  - I always find foxes debunking the hen house myth to be  sui generis   Apr-26-10 02:41 PM   #2 
  - Please prove your last sentence  shadowrider   Apr-26-10 02:43 PM   #4 
  - You can wait a while, it's opinion and personal observation  sui generis   Apr-26-10 02:44 PM   #5 
     - then your last sentence should have said it's your opinion.  shadowrider   Apr-26-10 02:51 PM   #6 
        - Not really - if I had presented something as fact I would have  sui generis   Apr-26-10 03:59 PM   #16 
           - We very well may be in agreement here  shadowrider   Apr-27-10 05:59 AM   #30 
  - Even if that were true.  gorfle   Apr-26-10 03:20 PM   #9 
     - I agree with your last sentence  sui generis   Apr-26-10 03:58 PM   #15 
        - I have to admit, I'm confused.  NewMoonTherian   Apr-26-10 06:47 PM   #25 
  - Pass laws that say bad guys can't buy guns, legally or illegally  shadowrider   Apr-26-10 02:41 PM   #3 
  - I feel that most gun laws are what I call "feel good laws." People feel good that they passed a law  county worker   Apr-26-10 02:52 PM   #7 
  - How to prevent that.  gorfle   Apr-26-10 03:39 PM   #10 
  - This article is about as relevant as my dog's bowel movement  Vinnie From Indy   Apr-26-10 02:54 PM   #8 
  - Did you read the article?  gorfle   Apr-26-10 03:54 PM   #12 
  - True, I did not read the article and only responded to what was posted  Vinnie From Indy   Apr-26-10 04:37 PM   #18 
     - But we see it here every day.  gorfle   Apr-26-10 04:59 PM   #19 
  - nvm, I see others corrected you. n/t  X_Digger   Apr-26-10 05:13 PM   # 
  - Clearly, you've not followed the debate for long.  jazzhound   Apr-26-10 06:40 PM   #24 
  - Epidemic of Violence or Pandemic of Propaganda?  jazzhound   Apr-26-10 03:52 PM   #11 
  - Some snap, some have their guns stolen, ...  damntexdem   Apr-26-10 03:57 PM   #13 
  - Too bad the facts don't back up your assertion.  jazzhound   Apr-26-10 04:02 PM   #17 
  - Yeah, but writing "period" after the assertion gives it soooo much  cognoscere   Apr-26-10 09:02 PM   #28 
  - Do you have any evidence to support that assertion?  gorfle   Apr-26-10 05:07 PM   #20 
  - The previously law-abiding ones don't "just snap," either  Euromutt   Apr-27-10 05:18 AM   #29 
  - Damn straight, disarm the police!  Callisto32   Apr-27-10 06:33 AM   #31 
  - It's a myth you can't dispel unless you can police your fellows.  Pholus   Apr-26-10 03:58 PM   #14 
  - If you are threatened call the police, or just tell them to shut the  Pavulon   Apr-26-10 05:13 PM   #21 
  - I can't do anything about that.  gorfle   Apr-26-10 05:14 PM   #22 
  - I don't know anybody who does those thngs.  GreenStormCloud   Apr-26-10 07:38 PM   #26 
  - Look, most gun owners ARE responsible. But your voices are needed out there, not here!  Pholus   Apr-27-10 05:33 PM   #40 
  - Nobody does anything for just one reason.  rrneck   Apr-26-10 06:22 PM   #23 
  - +1 N/T  GreenStormCloud   Apr-26-10 07:39 PM   #27 
  - +1 as well... nt  Glassunion   Apr-27-10 08:51 AM   #32 
  - Well put  Euromutt   Apr-27-10 09:04 AM   #33 
     - True that.  rrneck   Apr-27-10 10:34 AM   #35 
  - "Well over 90% of firearm owners are not involved in firearm crime"? So nearly one out of ten ARE???  Towlie   Apr-27-10 10:02 AM   #34 
  - "So nearly one out of ten ARE???"  jazzhound   Apr-27-10 12:12 PM   #36 
  - Bad math...  Glassunion   Apr-27-10 01:30 PM   #37 
  - Knew that there was something very fishy about the number  jazzhound   Apr-27-10 02:01 PM   #38 
  - Sorry for the ill-mannered "snap" in post #36  jazzhound   Apr-27-10 02:39 PM   #39 
  - "Well over 90%" was an extremely conservative estimate on gorfle's part  Euromutt   Apr-27-10 11:56 PM   #41 
     - Another point I recall reading on this is that if it is determined (for example)  jazzhound   Apr-28-10 02:37 AM   #42 
  - kick NT  jazzhound   Jan-10-11 03:10 AM   #43 
  - kick NT  jazzhound   Jan-11-11 03:46 AM   #44 

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