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Hoyt Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Mar-09-11 05:55 PM
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13. How many public carriers have improper training? What are qualifications of trainers?
Edited on Wed Mar-09-11 05:56 PM by Hoyt
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  -Man Dies From Accidental Shooting During Conceal & Carry Class RamboLiberal  Mar-09-11 04:57 PM   #0 
  - Uh huh.  aquart   Mar-09-11 05:12 PM   #1 
  - Generally dont see new shooters drawing PERIOD in a CCW course  Ken_Fish   Mar-09-11 05:15 PM   #2 
  - Definitely a clear violation of at least three of the Four Rules of Firearm handling.  PavePusher   Mar-09-11 05:17 PM   #3 
  - Guns are goddamned dangerous. Particularly when bullets are contained in them.  sharesunited   Mar-09-11 05:17 PM   #4 
  - More people choke on food, ban food  Ken_Fish   Mar-09-11 05:18 PM   #5 
  - Yep all food should be mashed into consistency of baby food  RamboLiberal   Mar-09-11 05:24 PM   #8 
  - They are indeed.  Atypical Liberal   Mar-09-11 05:22 PM   #6 
  - Very true. That's something every gun owner needs to ALWAYS remember ...  spin   Mar-09-11 05:23 PM   #7 
  - HEY  rrneck   Mar-09-11 05:43 PM   #11 
  - If we're looking to ban things that are "goddamned dangerous" guns would not top the list  WatsonT   Mar-10-11 09:30 AM   #31 
  - No kidding!  one-eyed fat man   Mar-10-11 03:17 PM   #48 
  - Guess he got an F for the course. nt  LiberalEsto   Mar-09-11 05:28 PM   #9 
  - Aww C'mon !  Katya Mullethov   Mar-09-11 05:34 PM   #10 
  - Live by the sword, die by the sword...  jxnmsdemguy65   Mar-09-11 05:51 PM   #12 
  - Simple is always relative  Ken_Fish   Mar-09-11 07:15 PM   #16 
  - Do you use the entire Bible to base your policy decisions around  WatsonT   Mar-10-11 09:31 AM   #32 
     - Who's cherry picking now?  jeepnstein   Mar-10-11 10:39 AM   #35 
        - Good thing I don't make my policy decisions based on the bible huh?  WatsonT   Mar-10-11 11:03 AM   #37 
           - And I choose it all.  jeepnstein   Mar-10-11 11:16 AM   #38 
              - In what context is leviticus acceptable?  WatsonT   Mar-10-11 11:21 AM   #39 
                 - I don't have to refer to Leviticus except as a study aid..  jeepnstein   Mar-10-11 11:39 AM   #40 
                    - +1... Just because.  Glassunion   Mar-10-11 02:53 PM   #47 
  - How many public carriers have improper training? What are qualifications of trainers?  Hoyt   Mar-09-11 05:55 PM   #13 
  - All questions no one gives a damn about. How many drunk drivers need  Ken_Fish   Mar-09-11 06:41 PM   #14 
     - I do. As do a bunch of the 300 million who don't carry in public.  Hoyt   Mar-09-11 07:31 PM   #18 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-09-11 07:42 PM   #20 
        - That might be a problem -- these are citizens carrying in public. Not military or cowboys.  Hoyt   Mar-09-11 07:59 PM   #21 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-09-11 08:19 PM   #22 
        - Catch 22  WatsonT   Mar-10-11 09:57 AM   #33 
        - Oh boy.  jeepnstein   Mar-10-11 08:13 AM   #30 
           - In any event, those supposedly trained for "combat" with mugger aren't as safe as gun-toters believe  Hoyt   Mar-10-11 12:44 PM   #41 
              - If it's so prevalent you shouldn't have a problem quoting some of that, right? n/t  X_Digger   Mar-10-11 12:49 PM   #42 
              - Sure, X-D, go to the repository of stupid gun owner accidents. Hope you are not on dial-up.  Hoyt   Mar-10-11 02:41 PM   #46 
              - So what about that trick with the 1911?  jeepnstein   Mar-10-11 12:50 PM   #43 
                 - What about it? Make sure it's unloaded, remove spring plug thing, . . . . . .  Hoyt   Mar-10-11 12:55 PM   #44 
                    - Ahh, so your personal morality should be public policy.  jeepnstein   Mar-10-11 01:01 PM   #45 
  - Were they supposed to be practicing this with live ammunition?  Euromutt   Mar-09-11 06:55 PM   #15 
  - I don't get the geometry here - if he had it in his right hand, the left index finger would be  petronius   Mar-09-11 07:21 PM   #17 
  - Yeah, that also has me scratching my head  Kennah   Mar-09-11 07:32 PM   #19 
  - Doing with my unloaded Glock (which does not have manual safety)  RamboLiberal   Mar-09-11 08:34 PM   #23 
  - Most likely scenario..  jeepnstein   Mar-10-11 10:45 AM   #36 
  - My Co Workers CCW instructor shot thru the floor during class.  hollowdweller   Mar-09-11 09:00 PM   #24 
  - Never click a gun - an exception  RamboLiberal   Mar-09-11 10:16 PM   #26 
  - Stuff like that happens more often than most admit.  Hoyt   Mar-09-11 09:46 PM   #25 
  - And you know this how?  Straw Man   Mar-09-11 11:15 PM   #27 
     - Been around progunners for over 40 years. Also, look at post a few up.  Hoyt   Mar-09-11 11:29 PM   #28 
        - How many of the "progunners" that you know...  Straw Man   Mar-10-11 01:39 AM   #29 
  - And this is why they make guns without separate manual safties  krispos42   Mar-10-11 10:35 AM   #34 
 

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