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muntrv Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-06-06 07:26 PM
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16. Cherry Tree has a soaring crime wave? I notice it's always the hick towns
that need guns to protect themselves from the invading hordes of criminals.
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  -Pennsylvania town mulls recommending guns for all BlueStorm  Dec-06-06 06:38 PM   #0 
  - This guy was totally ignored by the board. People laughed at him.  AlinPA   Dec-06-06 06:40 PM   #1 
  - God, I'd hope so.  Redstone   Dec-06-06 07:57 PM   #23 
  - my thought  ulysses   Dec-06-06 06:41 PM   #2 
  - Yes, guns and children DO NOT mix. No matter what the Gun Nuts say.  Redstone   Dec-06-06 06:54 PM   #9 
     - I considered one pre-baby.  ulysses   Dec-06-06 07:15 PM   #15 
        - Nor I. I inherited my father's Model 1894 Winchester, and when my first son was born,  Redstone   Dec-06-06 07:29 PM   #17 
           - I'll probably inherit  ulysses   Dec-06-06 07:48 PM   #18 
              - Yes, yes, indeed. We're on the same page on this issue.  Redstone   Dec-06-06 07:53 PM   #20 
  - O boy I drive through that lil burg  CelticWinter   Dec-06-06 06:41 PM   #3 
  - Fucked up! And I own a gun. There will be more shootings with more guns.  Sapere aude   Dec-06-06 06:42 PM   #4 
  - It's damn good to hear such sensible words from a gun owner.  Redstone   Dec-06-06 06:47 PM   #6 
  - Took the words out of my mouth!  Book Lover   Dec-06-06 06:48 PM   #7 
  - Well said.  tom_paine   Dec-06-06 06:58 PM   #10 
  - We've heard this fucked-up idea before, from other hayseed towns. I mean, COME ON:  Redstone   Dec-06-06 06:46 PM   #5 
  - Ne'er-do-wells!?  Mendocino   Dec-06-06 07:04 PM   #12 
     - Not to mention fellow-travelers.  Redstone   Dec-06-06 07:12 PM   #14 
  - I am just appalled at the fact that they  BlueStorm   Dec-06-06 06:50 PM   #8 
  - You shouldn't own a gun if you have no way to safely store them, period.  Selatius   Dec-06-06 07:01 PM   #11 
  - I can never own a gun due to my mental disorders..  BlueStorm   Dec-06-06 07:09 PM   #13 
  - Cherry Tree has a soaring crime wave? I notice it's always the hick towns  muntrv   Dec-06-06 07:26 PM   #16 
  - Cherry Tree's police department consists of three part time officers and a police chief.  jody   Dec-06-06 07:49 PM   #19 
  - "asking citizens to help in law enforcement"  ulysses   Dec-06-06 07:56 PM   #21 
  - Not so, it's spelled militia. PA's constitution says  jody   Dec-06-06 08:46 PM   #30 
  - Excuse me? Have you ever seen any statistics regarding "accidental handgun deaths?"  Redstone   Dec-06-06 07:57 PM   #22 
  - My you are uninformed. Many of the town's citizens already have firearms and there is no  jody   Dec-06-06 08:11 PM   #26 
  - Sorry, but no. Anyone who equates gun ownership with "fire protection" is someone  Redstone   Dec-06-06 08:18 PM   #27 
     - You may not believe in militias but if you're between 17 and 45, then you are in the militia. n/t  jody   Dec-06-06 08:48 PM   #31 
     - You bio says you are a male in Connecticut. Your state law says;  jody   Dec-06-06 09:02 PM   #32 
  - Yes--and on a per-owning-household basis,  benEzra   Dec-07-06 06:39 AM   #37 
  - "asking"?  iverglas   Dec-07-06 07:16 PM   #40 
  - Gee, I'm glad our household would be exempt  theHandpuppet   Dec-06-06 08:03 PM   #24 
  - i don't know which I am more offended by: the sexism or the  Wiley50   Dec-06-06 08:44 PM   #29 
     - there's one word that covers 'em both  iverglas   Dec-07-06 07:21 PM   #41 
  - Cherry Tree wasn't too far from my old stomping grounds Apollo  zbdent   Dec-06-06 08:11 PM   #25 
  - Oh, yes, the Halloween murder. I remember it.  Redstone   Dec-06-06 08:24 PM   #28 
  - I am mixed as to how I feel about guns  BlueStorm   Dec-06-06 09:42 PM   #33 
  - I Understand and self-defense is a personal problem as SCOTUS has said  jody   Dec-07-06 05:52 AM   #35 
     - I've always liked this one  iverglas   Dec-07-06 07:23 PM   #42 
  - AP: Town Decides Against Pro-Gun Ordinance  Eugene   Dec-07-06 05:20 AM   #34 
  - What a lucky gal Mrs. Statkowski must be.  XanaDUer   Dec-07-06 06:23 AM   #36 
  - Child endangerment. n/t  Xap   Dec-07-06 07:57 AM   #38 
     - Owning a gun responsibly is not child endangerment...  benEzra   Dec-07-06 03:56 PM   #39 
 

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