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spin Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-26-10 03:47 PM
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15. True, most cops are not al that accurate with their handguns ...
I know several exceptions, but unlike the average cop they loved shooting.
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  -Shoot 'em in the arm Katya Mullethov  May-25-10 01:10 PM   #0 
  - sounds like somebody doesn't want to have to think at work  sui generis   May-25-10 01:19 PM   #1 
  - Link? nt  rrneck   May-25-10 01:19 PM   #2 
  - Lanks ?  Katya Mullethov   May-25-10 02:09 PM   #7 
     - That'll do it. Thanks. nt  rrneck   May-25-10 04:13 PM   #9 
  - Gah. They already 'shoot to stop'  X_Digger   May-25-10 01:20 PM   #3 
  - Here is the link:  GreenStormCloud   May-25-10 01:43 PM   #4 
  - rubber bullets?  safeinOhio   May-25-10 01:45 PM   #5 
  - and rubber guns! nt  Remmah2   May-25-10 03:39 PM   #8 
  - Utterly stupid, reckless and dangerous.  Statistical   May-25-10 01:47 PM   #6 
  - Just shoot the gun out of the bad guy's hand. Geeze. Problem solved.  AtheistCrusader   May-25-10 04:23 PM   #10 
  - Apparently, some legislators get their firearms knowledge from watching TV action shows,  benEzra   May-25-10 05:26 PM   #11 
  - That's my thought too. n/t  Ready4Change   May-27-10 08:48 AM   #19 
  - That is insane and dangerous.  proteus_lives   May-25-10 06:28 PM   #12 
  - So you try to shoot them in the arm ...  spin   May-25-10 10:09 PM   #13 
  - I think there will be a rash of cases where a cop tries to shoot for the arm, misses,  slackmaster   May-26-10 01:51 PM   #14 
     - True, most cops are not al that accurate with their handguns ...  spin   May-26-10 03:47 PM   #15 
     - One way being a bad shot can save your life.  katzenjammers   May-26-10 04:00 PM   #16 
  - Just shoot off a couple of toes, maybe an ear and let it go at that.  east texas lib   May-26-10 06:24 PM   #17 
  - i would love to see the qualification standards on this n/t  votingupstart   May-26-10 06:51 PM   #18 
  - I remember an incident at a range ...  spin   May-27-10 04:04 PM   #20 
     - Not to mention elevated pulse rate, and being winded after chasing a suspect for a few blocks. n/t  PavePusher   May-27-10 07:49 PM   #21 
     - It's impossible to duplicate the stress of an actual gun fight...  spin   May-27-10 09:25 PM   #22 
        - It's too bad there aren't more active shoot-houses available...  PavePusher   May-28-10 05:14 AM   #23 
           - mx?  Ready4Change   May-28-10 09:04 AM   #24 
           - Oops, sorry, slipped into career tech-speak there...  PavePusher   May-28-10 10:06 AM   #25 
           - I considered buying one of those Biathalon rifles ...  spin   May-28-10 05:57 PM   #27 
              - If you want to start out on the "inexpensive" side...  PavePusher   May-28-10 07:12 PM   #28 
                 - Thanks. Will do. (n/t)  spin   May-28-10 09:03 PM   #29 
     - Spin-  burrfoot   May-28-10 01:38 PM   #26 
        - A more realistic approach would have been to draw the weapon...  spin   May-28-10 09:42 PM   #30 

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