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AtheistCrusader Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-08-11 11:45 PM
Response to Reply #52
56. I'm guessing 'no' to both questions.
Because seriously.
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  -Congresswoman Giffords and other victims were shot with 9MM Glock! Harry Hope  Jan-08-11 05:32 PM   #0 
  - Well, at this point, I don't think the caliber and make of the weapon is very important.  ret5hd   Jan-08-11 05:34 PM   #1 
  - It is, actually, and she's lucky.  Cassandra   Jan-08-11 06:46 PM   #21 
     - Do you actually think that a brand name designates caliber?  ret5hd   Jan-08-11 07:01 PM   #23 
     - I told my friend that it was a glock...  Cassandra   Jan-08-11 07:13 PM   #24 
        - My question stands.  ret5hd   Jan-08-11 07:15 PM   #25 
     - 9mm is 9mm, regardless of brand.  benEzra   Jan-08-11 07:16 PM   #27 
     - That's rather an urban legend.  TheWraith   Jan-08-11 08:08 PM   #35 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-08-11 09:53 PM   #53 
        - Sure, if you go out of your way  AtheistCrusader   Jan-08-11 11:48 PM   #57 
        - Also hollow point bullets makes a big difference in tissue damage.  Dont_Bogart_the_Pretzel   Jan-09-11 09:13 AM   #59 
        - You need special cold-loaded sub-sonic .223 ammo to make it silent.  TheWraith   Jan-09-11 06:37 PM   #60 
     - goddamn, let's play 'count the untrue gun canards'.  AtheistCrusader   Jan-08-11 08:31 PM   #39 
        - The friend who told me that...  Cassandra   Jan-08-11 09:41 PM   #52 
           - I'm guessing 'no' to both questions.  AtheistCrusader   Jan-08-11 11:45 PM   #56 
  - wtf???? would a Smith & Wesson have been better? wtf?  GSLevel9   Jan-08-11 05:35 PM   #2 
  - Can you explain the significance of this? (nt)  enough   Jan-08-11 05:36 PM   #3 
  - exactly... why the exclamation point as to type of gun?  hlthe2b   Jan-08-11 05:36 PM   #4 
  - I was wondering how 17 people were injured with a handgun  justiceischeap   Jan-08-11 05:37 PM   #5 
  - Reloading a semi auto handgun takes 3 seconds. How does that make the "popo" look bad?  Edweird   Jan-08-11 05:39 PM   #7 
  - 3 seconds would be quite slow, actually. (n/t)  benEzra   Jan-08-11 07:18 PM   #28 
  - With practice you can swap magazines far faster than 3 seconds. (n/t)  spin   Jan-08-11 07:52 PM   #34 
  - 3 seconds? Try maybe half a second  DissedByBush   Jan-08-11 11:10 PM   #55 
     - I'm thinking 'random crazy guy' not world class USPSA competitor.  Edweird   Jan-09-11 12:14 AM   #58 
  - He had an extended clip, according to witnesses. Did not reload. nt  RaleighNCDUer   Jan-08-11 05:40 PM   #8 
  - Magazines for 33 rounds are readily available...  rfranklin   Jan-08-11 05:40 PM   #9 
  - The richochet factor.  Sonoman   Jan-08-11 05:43 PM   #11 
  - do you understand the meaning of "shotting fish in a barrell"?  TorchTheWitch   Jan-08-11 06:07 PM   #17 
  - Could have been a brace of LeMats  Katya Mullethov   Jan-08-11 06:07 PM   #18 
  - There were no police there, no armed guards, and apparently no armed civilians.  TheWraith   Jan-08-11 08:12 PM   #36 
  - As far as I can tell...  PavePusher   Jan-08-11 09:06 PM   #45 
  - according to one witness  one-eyed fat man   Jan-08-11 09:08 PM   #46 
  - Those diabolical Austrians and their polymers!  Edweird   Jan-08-11 05:38 PM   #6 
  - Better question. How did he get it or did someone  Cleita   Jan-08-11 05:41 PM   #10 
  - Your point is well taken  Harry Hope   Jan-08-11 05:49 PM   #15 
  - Oh, I think this is extraordinarily important!  CTyankee   Jan-08-11 05:43 PM   #12 
  - What is the "significant point"? (n/t)  benEzra   Jan-08-11 07:23 PM   #30 
  - that he had a weapon with significant ammunition ability....  CTyankee   Jan-08-11 08:24 PM   #38 
     - That doesn't have anything to do with it being a Glock, though.  benEzra   Jan-08-11 08:46 PM   #41 
        - Did the job, didn't it?  CTyankee   Jan-08-11 08:49 PM   #43 
           - My point is just that this was an ordinary civilian pistol, not some out-of-the-mainstream racegun.  benEzra   Jan-08-11 09:14 PM   #47 
              - Hey, ok, ok...I know it's really important to have a fast reload by a top notch  CTyankee   Jan-08-11 09:19 PM   #48 
                 - Sorry, don't mean to overwhelm...  benEzra   Jan-08-11 09:22 PM   #50 
                    - yeah, well, heh, heh. have another drink....we're cool...  CTyankee   Jan-08-11 09:24 PM   #51 
  - The 'extended ability' can be made by hand for a few cents in most people's garages.  AtheistCrusader   Jan-08-11 08:36 PM   #40 
  - The sidearm of choice of (or assignment to) most police officers.  Pancho Sanza   Jan-08-11 05:44 PM   #13 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-08-11 05:47 PM   #14 
  - I wouldn't flatter myself so if I were you Harry  The Midway Rebel   Jan-08-11 05:59 PM   #16 
  - because it's about as significant as what shoes he was wearing n/t  TorchTheWitch   Jan-08-11 06:09 PM   #19 
  - No, just inane attempts to use a tragedy as an excuse to push a pet prohibition.  benEzra   Jan-08-11 07:28 PM   #31 
  - And his use of a Glock instead of a Ruger or a S&W is significant because...why?  benEzra   Jan-08-11 06:43 PM   #20 
  - I love the cheesy manner in which you implicate the NRA  jazzhound   Jan-08-11 06:51 PM   #22 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-08-11 07:15 PM   #26 
  - Are you denouncing my sexuality ?  Katya Mullethov   Jan-08-11 07:37 PM   #32 
  - FWIW, that's a Glock 17 on the top right, not a G19. They're similar, but the G19 is smaller.  benEzra   Jan-08-11 07:22 PM   #29 
  - Congresswoman Giffords and other victims were shot with 9MM Glock!  jazzhound   Jan-08-11 07:48 PM   #33 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-08-11 08:23 PM   #37 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jan-08-11 09:22 PM   #49 
  - Why did you post a FN 5.7, and the wrong glock, anyway?  AtheistCrusader   Jan-08-11 08:46 PM   #42 
  - So. What. What is your point? n/t  PavePusher   Jan-08-11 09:03 PM   #44 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-08-11 09:59 PM   #54 
 

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