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RSillsbee Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-22-11 07:44 PM
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12. Personally I think a doob would work much better NT
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  -Guns in the Home and Suicide mikeb302000  Nov-22-11 11:23 AM   #0 
  - I will not own a gun because I know that I would use it. For a variety of purposes. n/t  cdsilv   Nov-22-11 11:30 AM   #1 
  - Personally I think a doob would work much better NT  RSillsbee   Nov-22-11 07:44 PM   #12 
     - I have both, but don't generally get depressed.  SteveM   Nov-30-11 03:46 PM   #36 
  - Why not just make it a felony to to kill yourself with a gun?  OneTenthofOnePercent   Nov-22-11 11:45 AM   #2 
  - They sure make more it convenient.  TheCowsCameHome   Nov-22-11 12:20 PM   #3 
  - "Are suicide rates even a greater reason for strict gun control laws than the traditional gun violen  rl6214   Nov-22-11 12:26 PM   #4 
  - Dunno, ask the Japanese  DissedByBush   Nov-22-11 11:25 PM   #21 
  - My dad committed suicide in '82 with a gun in the home.  Ship of Fools   Nov-22-11 12:27 PM   #5 
  - I know this was several years ago  RSillsbee   Nov-22-11 07:48 PM   #13 
     - Thanks. I was hell on wheels for a decade, then I settled down.  Ship of Fools   Nov-23-11 09:29 AM   #25 
  - Those are quite legitimate responses  Atypical Liberal   Nov-22-11 01:18 PM   #6 
  - Quit pretending you debunked the Japan issue.  AtheistCrusader   Nov-22-11 01:24 PM   #7 
  - I find it a bit odd...  beevul   Nov-23-11 02:28 AM   #22 
  - I don't think the stats about suicides are over-looked. They are mentioned quite often.  jmg257   Nov-22-11 01:44 PM   #8 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-22-11 01:52 PM   #9 
     - oh dear, Unca Oma  iverglas   Nov-22-11 08:25 PM   #14 
  - What does suicide have to do with firearms?  ileus   Nov-22-11 01:52 PM   #10 
  - Once again it would be nice if you didn't use blind links but I actually clicked on one ...  spin   Nov-22-11 01:52 PM   #11 
  - and on those points ...  iverglas   Nov-22-11 09:03 PM   #16 
  - Questions. Why are the suicide rates for Canada and the United States roughly the same ...  spin   Nov-22-11 10:45 PM   #19 
     - Good hell! Why doesn't Canada outlaw rope NOW? n/t  Common Sense Party   Nov-30-11 05:50 PM   #39 
     - WOW.  AtheistCrusader   Nov-30-11 06:09 PM   #40 
  - Absolute bullshit  one-eyed fat man   Nov-22-11 09:17 PM   #17 
     - absolutely  iverglas   Nov-22-11 09:23 PM   #18 
     - So you disbelieve the Brandy Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence ...  spin   Nov-22-11 10:57 PM   #20 
     - Since all they have to do is open the newspaper classifieds  hack89   Nov-23-11 07:07 AM   #23 
     - That's why I favor requiring the NICS check to be used for all private sales ...  spin   Nov-23-11 11:08 AM   #26 
        - The problem is that private sales are a state issue  hack89   Nov-23-11 11:15 AM   #27 
           - It would be very difficult to implement my idea ...  spin   Nov-23-11 12:28 PM   #29 
              - The difficulty is Congress has  one-eyed fat man   Nov-23-11 01:38 PM   #31 
                 - Perhaps the best idea is to try to work to get the states to require ...  spin   Nov-23-11 01:50 PM   #32 
                    - Printz v. United States, 521 U.S. 898 (1997)  one-eyed fat man   Nov-23-11 02:45 PM   #33 
     - I would suggest  one-eyed fat man   Nov-23-11 08:36 AM   #24 
     - I agree and would like to see the penalties ...  spin   Nov-23-11 11:16 AM   #28 
     - No. NICS should be opened to broad access for private transfers.  AtheistCrusader   Nov-30-11 06:11 PM   #41 
     - "...free range barking moonbats." LOL...  SteveM   Nov-30-11 03:53 PM   #37 
  - the brief referred to, for info  iverglas   Nov-22-11 08:43 PM   #15 
  - Suicides decreasing by 250 per annum is statistically not very significant...  S_B_Jackson   Nov-23-11 12:48 PM   #30 
  - Guns in the home ARE dangerous, but it's everyone's right to own a gun.  chrisa   Nov-28-11 09:12 AM   #34 
  - Potential dangers can be mitigated with lock boxes...  SteveM   Nov-30-11 03:57 PM   #38 
  - Cleaning chemicals, poisons and gasoline in the home (or garage)  Common Sense Party   Dec-02-11 12:40 AM   #43 
  - What you call "debunking" is really just denial and handwaving.  aikoaiko   Nov-28-11 10:04 AM   #35 
  - A gun in the home increases your chance  Glassunion   Dec-01-11 03:24 PM   #42 
  - And having poisons or dangerous chemicals in the home increases  Common Sense Party   Dec-02-11 12:41 AM   #44 
     - 2 words...  Glassunion   Dec-02-11 03:51 PM   #45 
  - The U.S. suicide rate is *lower* than that of a lot of European countries with laws you like.  benEzra   Dec-04-11 07:54 PM   #46 
 

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