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Defending gun rights and the 2nd Amendment is perfectly OK. Defending the NRA is NOT. To wit:
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  -Defending gun rights and the 2nd Amendment is perfectly OK. Defending the NRA is NOT. To wit: Commie Pinko Dirtbag  May-03-11 03:25 PM   #0 
  - The NRA defends insanity  Drale   May-03-11 03:26 PM   #1 
  - NRA is a far-right front group. Some maintain denial about that, however...  villager   May-03-11 03:27 PM   #2 
  - A lot of "defense" of the 2nd Amendment is pure bullshit.  damntexdem   May-03-11 03:27 PM   #3 
  - Nice to see a little more skepticism & less overt reverence for NRA  hlthe2b   May-03-11 03:31 PM   #4 
  - I'm happy to say I'm pleasantly surprised too.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   May-03-11 03:37 PM   #6 
  - hahaha  iverglas   May-03-11 04:02 PM   #8 
  - Until Wayne and Ted took over, NRA was not as nuts  gejohnston   May-03-11 09:42 PM   #38 
     - "progressive gun rights advocates are stuck with them"  iverglas   May-04-11 11:17 AM   #54 
        - kind of over simplistic  gejohnston   May-04-11 03:51 PM   #79 
           - uh, yeah  iverglas   May-04-11 06:32 PM   #81 
  - The NRA leadership is a tool of the far right.  MineralMan   May-03-11 03:35 PM   #5 
  - Actually the NRA at one time was a good organization  tularetom   May-03-11 05:14 PM   #13 
  - BS..  Upton   May-03-11 06:32 PM   #18 
     - Upton, I usually respect your opinion but.....  Logical   May-03-11 06:44 PM   #20 
        - We've been through all this before..  Upton   May-03-11 07:15 PM   #21 
        - outlaw abortion  iverglas   May-03-11 07:47 PM   #26 
        - More of that "good faith" eh?  beevul   May-03-11 08:13 PM   #32 
        - I am just like you, except I have no respect for anything about them. n-t  Logical   May-03-11 07:55 PM   #28 
        - Jason Altmire, D-Pa.  beevul   May-03-11 07:33 PM   #22 
           - yes ...  iverglas   May-03-11 07:44 PM   #25 
           - Good, I'll add him to my idiot dem list. n-t  Logical   May-03-11 07:56 PM   #29 
  - The 2nd Amendment is as obsolete as the 3/5ths compromise.  sharesunited   May-03-11 03:53 PM   #7 
  - Are there any other civil liberties you would deem "obsolete"??  Upton   May-03-11 06:13 PM   #16 
  - Just the one which puts all our actual rights at risk of termination with extreme prejudice.  sharesunited   May-03-11 07:40 PM   #24 
  - Clearly false hyperbole, but then again, you knew that  ProgressiveProfessor   May-04-11 09:36 AM   #47 
  - yeah, that whole owning of persons thing  iverglas   May-03-11 07:51 PM   #27 
     - AARGH !  RSillsbee   May-03-11 08:02 PM   #30 
     - civil rights  iverglas   May-03-11 08:51 PM   #36 
        - Thanks NT  RSillsbee   May-03-11 10:29 PM   #41 
     - No sqwacking, you just stay north of the border  rl6214   May-04-11 01:44 AM   #44 
        - +1  Tuesday Afternoon   May-04-11 08:30 PM   #85 
        - just imagine  iverglas   May-04-11 08:37 PM   #86 
  - Better idea  gejohnston   May-03-11 09:58 PM   #40 
  - What is the point?  DWC   May-03-11 04:04 PM   #9 
  - They hate gays - part of the RW god, guts and guts moran trifecta  jpak   May-03-11 04:08 PM   #12 
  - NRA = RW Douchebaggers  jpak   May-03-11 04:07 PM   #10 
  - Actually, no  RSillsbee   May-03-11 04:07 PM   #11 
  - Why would you bring up something that doesn't support the OP?  TPaine7   May-03-11 06:04 PM   #14 
  - The NRA isn't the first to dump the firm either  DonP   May-03-11 06:31 PM   #17 
  - Sorry, but Bush signed more pro-gun legislation.  GreenStormCloud   May-04-11 12:42 PM   #65 
  - How can the NRA Expect Anyone to Defend the 2nd Amendment  fightthegoodfightnow   May-03-11 08:45 PM   #34 
  - How many different ways can we say  RSillsbee   May-03-11 10:36 PM   #42 
  - OMG, people ARE buying their bullshit excuse.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   May-04-11 10:41 AM   #50 
     - I can't speak for "People"  RSillsbee   May-04-11 11:12 AM   #53 
        - ...  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   May-04-11 11:21 AM   #57 
  - The NRA represents the politics of its members. I am a member of many pro gun groups including NRA  lawodevolution   May-03-11 06:08 PM   #15 
  - Well that's interesting  iverglas   May-03-11 06:38 PM   #19 
  - Don't Confuse  fightthegoodfightnow   May-03-11 08:54 PM   #37 
     - When we have statements like these?  X_Digger   May-03-11 11:39 PM   #43 
     - ah, those were the days  iverglas   May-04-11 10:05 AM   #48 
        - That was in regard to so called 'assault weapons'  X_Digger   May-04-11 11:20 AM   #55 
           - "chip, chip, chip away at it"  iverglas   May-04-11 11:49 AM   #59 
              - A distinction without substance..  X_Digger   May-04-11 12:11 PM   #62 
                 - now you know  iverglas   May-04-11 12:41 PM   #64 
                    - Lets run the numbers..  X_Digger   May-04-11 01:10 PM   #70 
                       - okay  iverglas   May-04-11 01:17 PM   #72 
                          - What was it you said in response to someone else?  X_Digger   May-04-11 01:29 PM   #73 
                             - Who cares?  iverglas   May-04-11 03:47 PM   #77 
                                - Who cares, indeed?  X_Digger   May-04-11 04:10 PM   #80 
                                   - you know I don't answer loaded questions  iverglas   May-04-11 06:34 PM   #82 
                                   - Thanks, I know I've scored when you quibble over 'whopping', etc.  X_Digger   May-04-11 08:14 PM   #84 
                                   - interesting framing  iverglas   May-04-11 06:38 PM   #83 
     - Not confused at all  guardian   May-04-11 10:38 AM   #49 
        - So, there's no such thing as people who favor some level of regulation but no ban? -nt  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   May-04-11 11:10 AM   #51 
           - Yeah there are.  beevul   May-04-11 11:45 AM   #58 
  - They're a necessary evil.  beevul   May-03-11 07:35 PM   #23 
  - Yes but they have such cool hats NT  RSillsbee   May-04-11 04:42 AM   #45 
  - If the ACLU would simply do it's job  pipoman   May-03-11 08:09 PM   #31 
  - Well said. N/T  beevul   May-03-11 08:13 PM   #33 
  - Except Neither the NRA or the ACLU has Gone to Court  fightthegoodfightnow   May-03-11 08:50 PM   #35 
     - Why  Oneka   May-03-11 09:48 PM   #39 
        - That's the point. It DID do precisely such dive. And pathetically attempted to deny doing so. -nt  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   May-04-11 11:11 AM   #52 
           - Or  Oneka   May-04-11 09:47 PM   #87 
  - I don't see the problem.  Atypical Liberal   May-04-11 09:26 AM   #46 
  - Stop confusing people with facts, they have their minds made up!  chibajoe   May-04-11 11:20 AM   #56 
     - indeed  iverglas   May-04-11 11:51 AM   #60 
        - Considering the NRA's arch conservative membership bent, I would imagine  chibajoe   May-04-11 12:27 PM   #63 
           - nah  iverglas   May-04-11 12:47 PM   #67 
              - I've been reading this forum for quite some time, and have a pretty good handle on what you think  chibajoe   May-04-11 01:06 PM   #69 
                 - except  iverglas   May-04-11 01:12 PM   #71 
                    - I guess I'm just not a sufficiently suspcious person  chibajoe   May-04-11 01:36 PM   #74 
                       - oh, really  iverglas   May-04-11 03:48 PM   #78 
  - As others have pointed out, you missed the point..  MicaelS   May-04-11 12:01 PM   #61 
     - So you believe the NRAs excuse? n-t  Logical   May-04-11 12:44 PM   #66 
     - Do you have any evidence it *is* an excuse and not the truth?  friendly_iconoclast   May-04-11 03:08 PM   #75 
        - Moreover, would *you* keep a lawyer that drops clients mid-case? n/t  friendly_iconoclast   May-04-11 03:40 PM   #76 
     - "Or does that only apply to politically popular cases?"  iverglas   May-04-11 12:50 PM   #68 
 

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