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RevStPatrick Donating Member (564 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Apr-19-11 07:37 AM
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26. And you are somehow proud of your behavior?
There's something in all of this that you feel is positive?
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  -I Open Carried my AR15 at the local Tea Party today David West  Apr-19-11 03:11 AM   #0 
  - Taking weapons to protests is kind of weird isn't it?  sudopod   Apr-19-11 03:13 AM   #1 
  - fate, as with hindsight, is notoriously anti-gun.  Tunkamerica   Apr-19-11 03:16 AM   #2 
  - doublepost  Tunkamerica   Apr-19-11 03:16 AM   #3 
  - I really dom't get the whole anti gun thing  OffWithTheirHeads   Apr-19-11 03:53 AM   #8 
     - historically, guns aren't taken to peaceful protests.  sudopod   Apr-19-11 04:29 AM   #11 
        - I am armed any time I don't have to go to base.  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 10:34 AM   #34 
           - It was never about the gun.  sudopod   Apr-19-11 10:36 AM   #35 
  - It's being encouraged in hopes of it'll be used against others when tempers flare.  freshwest   Apr-19-11 03:19 AM   #4 
  - why would you want to do that?  Skittles   Apr-19-11 03:28 AM   #5 
  - Did you watch the video?  David West   Apr-19-11 03:36 AM   #6 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-19-11 05:38 AM   #16 
  - Next time try  safeinOhio   Apr-19-11 03:48 AM   #7 
  - Except that it wouldn't be the point I'm trying to make.  David West   Apr-19-11 04:00 AM   #9 
     - Then who do you support for President?  safeinOhio   Apr-19-11 04:08 AM   #10 
     - I'm here to discuss things with people.  David West   Apr-19-11 12:34 PM   #55 
     - Next time try doing it while being Black.  ThatPoetGuy   Apr-19-11 04:34 AM   #13 
     - glad you would be arrested here. nt  right2bfree   Apr-19-11 06:48 AM   #20 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-19-11 08:49 AM   #31 
     - That was a PRO-health care reform rally, genius.  ThatPoetGuy   Apr-19-11 03:19 PM   #77 
     - Not going to return to this?  ThatPoetGuy   Apr-20-11 07:19 PM   #111 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-21-11 05:30 PM   #112 
     - You do know that the tea partier  RSillsbee   Apr-19-11 09:10 AM   #32 
     - Yep, their ONLY Black.  Hoyt   Apr-19-11 11:34 AM   #42 
        - Or at least the only one the MSM showed.....  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 12:17 PM   #46 
           - Come on Man. How many minorities have you seen at TBag meetings? Get serious.  Hoyt   Apr-19-11 02:19 PM   #74 
              - How many have you seen at your tb meetings? n/t  oneshooter   Apr-19-11 06:01 PM   #89 
     - Wow.  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 10:36 AM   #36 
     - Racism against blacks, no.  David West   Apr-19-11 12:43 PM   #58 
        - And one guy is representative of all of them?  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 01:01 PM   #63 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-19-11 01:29 PM   #73 
           - You think "all the anti-gun folks here" are "bigots"?  ThatPoetGuy   Apr-19-11 03:13 PM   #76 
              - How am I oppressing minorities?  David West   Apr-19-11 06:14 PM   #90 
                 - Forgive me if I was mistaken.  ThatPoetGuy   Apr-19-11 06:26 PM   #91 
                    - I am pro gun.  David West   Apr-19-11 09:39 PM   #99 
                       - Do you support the right of minority communities to establish laws  ThatPoetGuy   Apr-20-11 12:59 AM   #105 
                          - If local communities pass those laws...  David West   Apr-20-11 05:55 AM   #106 
                             - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-20-11 01:34 PM   #108 
                                - Local communities may not violate Civil Rights.  PavePusher   Apr-20-11 01:57 PM   #109 
                                - Chicago, New York, and Seattle are "ethnic minority communities?"  David West   Apr-20-11 03:18 PM   #110 
           - Perhaps racism is the wrong term.  David West   Apr-19-11 09:43 PM   #100 
     - I think there WAS a black t-partier that did that during the election  rl6214   Apr-19-11 12:16 PM   #45 
     - They cut off his head & hands .....and BINGO !  Katya Mullethov   Apr-19-11 01:19 PM   #71 
     - i hope you are joking  YllwFvr   Apr-23-11 02:45 AM   #113 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-19-11 04:38 AM   #14 
     - Gee, thanks for sharing  Vinnie From Indy   Apr-19-11 04:48 AM   #15 
     - No surprise. 98+% of those who'd walk in public with a friggin rifle slung over shoulder hate Obama.  Hoyt   Apr-19-11 11:38 AM   #44 
        - I imagine you'd find...  David West   Apr-19-11 12:38 PM   #57 
           - Actually, that is not true. Guns, bush, and right wingers go together.  Hoyt   Apr-19-11 02:20 PM   #75 
              - The kind of people who open carry...  David West   Apr-19-11 05:31 PM   #85 
  - I love guns, and have several.  JohnnyRingo   Apr-19-11 04:31 AM   #12 
  - Fuck the Tea Party - right wing militia assholes  jpak   Apr-19-11 06:06 AM   #17 
  - Shtick shtick shtick shtick shtick  rl6214   Apr-19-11 12:18 PM   #47 
  - not knowing your age...  YllwFvr   Apr-23-11 02:49 AM   #114 
  - How to not make friends and influence people - shove your gun in their face.  geckosfeet   Apr-19-11 06:21 AM   #18 
  - That's a really interesting point.  P. Galore   Apr-19-11 06:29 AM   #19 
  - Wrong places? Can you name someplace criminal behavior is guaranteed to never happen? n/t  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 12:20 PM   #49 
     - Very few crimes are worth drawing a firearm. nt  P. Galore   Apr-19-11 05:19 PM   #83 
     - And some decidedly are.  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 05:26 PM   #84 
     - I can categorically state  RSillsbee   Apr-19-11 09:14 PM   #98 
        - Venusians don't have crime?  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 10:22 PM   #102 
  - How do you conceal carry an AR15?  rl6214   Apr-19-11 12:19 PM   #48 
  - There was no "shoving <them> in faces". n/t  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 01:15 PM   #69 
  - Just showing off! N-t  Logical   Apr-19-11 07:01 AM   #21 
  - so its ok  YllwFvr   Apr-23-11 02:52 AM   #115 
  - fail to see the connection between the sign and the AR15  DrDan   Apr-19-11 07:05 AM   #22 
  - Sorry, I just don't understand "gun people".  mwb970   Apr-19-11 07:10 AM   #23 
  - Neither did my friend, a retired USMC colonel. He wouldn't have one in the house. nt  P. Galore   Apr-19-11 07:35 AM   #25 
  - I know a retired volunteer fireman  Katya Mullethov   Apr-19-11 08:12 AM   #28 
  - It occurs to me that I should clarify a bit.  mwb970   Apr-19-11 08:18 AM   #29 
     - What I'm saying is that professionals with firearms also don't 'get' the obsession some people  P. Galore   Apr-19-11 08:22 AM   #30 
     - "professionals with firearms"?  YllwFvr   Apr-23-11 02:53 AM   #116 
     - I wish more people had your attitude --  Tuesday Afternoon   Apr-19-11 11:07 AM   #41 
  - Well you can start with your misapplication of the word "obsess". n/t  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 10:38 AM   #37 
  - Why do those who dislike firearms always stereotype those who own them as "obsessing" ...  spin   Apr-19-11 11:34 AM   #43 
     - Come on , you know their term obsess is just meant as  rl6214   Apr-19-11 12:25 PM   #52 
        - True, years ago the insults in the Gungeon by those who oppose firearms ...  spin   Apr-19-11 12:48 PM   #60 
  - Good on you....I'd never take one of my AR's but maybe the M&P  ileus   Apr-19-11 07:35 AM   #24 
  - And you are somehow proud of your behavior?  RevStPatrick   Apr-19-11 07:37 AM   #26 
  - Yep.  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 10:40 AM   #38 
  - Telling neo-cons to end the wars and to be consistent in their calls for limited government?  David West   Apr-19-11 12:36 PM   #56 
  - So, carrying that thing with an End the Wars sign....  TheCowsCameHome   Apr-19-11 07:42 AM   #27 
  - Being prepared for self-defense, or to defend "the security of a free state"...  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 12:22 PM   #50 
  - The Tea-Partiers tend to think that it's a contradiction too.  David West   Apr-19-11 12:32 PM   #54 
     - +1  LibertyFox   Apr-19-11 06:32 PM   #93 
  - Actually, something bad did happen. A gun was used for intimidation at a TBag convention.  Hoyt   Apr-19-11 09:28 AM   #33 
  - Yep, they sure did look intimidated, yessirree.... n/t  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 10:41 AM   #39 
  - Typical!  Vinnie From Indy   Apr-19-11 10:55 AM   #40 
     - No-one cowered, no-one ran, no-one fainted or cried....  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 12:24 PM   #51 
     - Chances are they couldn't read his sign  sudopod   Apr-19-11 01:05 PM   #65 
        - More insults....  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 01:17 PM   #70 
           - I really doubt any tea partiers are here to be insulted.  sudopod   Apr-19-11 01:22 PM   #72 
              - To be fair, "unconventional signage" is hardly a trait reserved to T.B.'s n/t  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 05:07 PM   #82 
     - Yet most anti-gun posters here will tell your  rl6214   Apr-19-11 12:28 PM   #53 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-19-11 12:46 PM   #59 
     - Oh how I weep for the poor AR-15 owners!  sudopod   Apr-19-11 12:55 PM   #62 
     - Odd, uncommon, yes.  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 01:04 PM   #64 
        - So what's the point? Why take any gun to any protest?  sudopod   Apr-19-11 01:06 PM   #66 
           - Disingenuousness and deliberate obfuscation.  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 01:11 PM   #67 
              - What did I obfuscate?  sudopod   Apr-19-11 01:13 PM   #68 
                 - I see it as more  LibertyFox   Apr-20-11 06:10 AM   #107 
                 - take a gun to a rally  YllwFvr   Apr-23-11 02:58 AM   #117 
     - It is deliberate on his part  ProgressiveProfessor   Apr-19-11 04:20 PM   #78 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Apr-19-11 12:52 PM   #61 
  - That would be like me carrying a huge dildo in public in case I found I 'needed' to use it  DainBramaged   Apr-19-11 04:39 PM   #79 
  - Do the secret dildo masters  LibertyFox   Apr-19-11 04:51 PM   #80 
  - After 60 years of NOT worrying about being attacked OR being attacked  DainBramaged   Apr-19-11 05:37 PM   #86 
     - I'm glad you haven't had to worry.  LibertyFox   Apr-19-11 06:30 PM   #92 
        - Meh, meh, and meh  DainBramaged   Apr-19-11 06:32 PM   #94 
           - It's not paranoia if there's a rational basis  LibertyFox   Apr-19-11 06:43 PM   #95 
           - Right, cya  DainBramaged   Apr-19-11 07:04 PM   #96 
           - 1.5 million violent crimes per year.  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 10:19 PM   #101 
  - For better or worse, the vast majority of us can control our urge to self-fornicate in public....  PavePusher   Apr-19-11 04:51 PM   #81 
  - College...  Glassunion   Apr-19-11 05:43 PM   #88 
  - Depends on where you are carrying it...  Glassunion   Apr-19-11 05:39 PM   #87 
  - I remember the MSNBC report on Chris, the african american man who  lawodevolution   Apr-19-11 07:30 PM   #97 
  - Well aren't you something?  donheld   Apr-19-11 11:48 PM   #103 
  - Good job breaking apart the stereotypes!  LAGC   Apr-20-11 12:11 AM   #104 
 

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