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undeterred Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-16-07 11:49 AM
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5. or an airplane and a box cutter
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  -I know--- I know--- It's not the gun that kills---- trumad  Apr-16-07 11:45 AM   #0 
  - This is my Gun this is my weapon one for shotting one is for fun  Monkeyman   Apr-16-07 11:48 AM   #1 
  - "Present arms."  TahitiNut   Apr-16-07 01:19 PM   #37 
     - boys!!!!!!!!!!!! (will be boys)  nadinbrzezinski   Apr-17-07 01:42 AM   #48 
        - Tell that to the parents of the 33 dead people. nt  zanne   Apr-17-07 08:33 AM   #53 
  - That's right. One could have just as easily killed 22 people with sling shot and pocket knife. n/t  FormerRushFan   Apr-16-07 11:48 AM   #2 
  - or an airplane and a box cutter  undeterred   Apr-16-07 11:49 AM   #5 
  - whatever.  trumad   Apr-16-07 11:49 AM   #6 
  - I was being sarcastic but wanted only to leave the subject line. n/t  FormerRushFan   Apr-16-07 12:21 PM   #33 
  - how?  Xenotime   Apr-17-07 11:27 AM   #60 
     - I was being sarcastic, but unfortunately there are those here who would say that seriously  FormerRushFan   Apr-17-07 01:41 PM   #78 
  - Hear! Hear!  cssmall   Apr-16-07 11:48 AM   # 
  - Looking at the video...  Virginia Dare   Apr-16-07 11:48 AM   #3 
  - Oh, and the other thing they'll say is: LET'S ARM THE STUDENTS! That'd be great, huh?  Redstone   Apr-16-07 11:49 AM   #4 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Apr-16-07 11:55 AM   #12 
  - As a college professor, I wish I could carry a concealed firearm.  aikoaiko   Apr-16-07 12:14 PM   #28 
  - A teacher carry policy only means the crazies will shoot you first  jgraz   Apr-17-07 01:40 AM   #47 
  - Colleges are gun free zones.  Xenotime   Apr-17-07 11:27 AM   #61 
  - Yeah, I was asked about whether if a wild shooter came into a restaurant I was in, ...  damntexdem   Apr-16-07 01:54 PM   #41 
  - when will we ever learn ......  understandinglife   Apr-16-07 11:50 AM   #7 
  - Crazy beats out peace every time. nt  valerief   Apr-16-07 11:58 AM   #14 
  - Someone has to pull the trigger,  scrinmaster   Apr-16-07 11:50 AM   #8 
  - LOL! You are sooooooooo right. nt  valerief   Apr-16-07 11:59 AM   #15 
  - That means that "guns don't kill people".  zanne   Apr-17-07 08:44 AM   #54 
  - Tell that to the families of thse 20 dead people.  Redstone   Apr-16-07 12:12 PM   #27 
     - I imagine their anger  spoony   Apr-16-07 12:15 PM   #30 
     - I imagine you've never had a family member killed with a firearm.  Redstone   Apr-16-07 12:18 PM   #32 
        - I imagine your assumptions have little to do with  spoony   Apr-16-07 12:32 PM   #34 
     - You could save a lot more people if you outlawd cars.  Firepit 462   Apr-16-07 01:17 PM   #36 
        - That may soon be necessary because of global warming.  damntexdem   Apr-16-07 02:18 PM   #43 
           - "But that trigger gives a reach that other weapons (including automobiles) do not have. "  Ghost in the Machine   Apr-17-07 01:03 AM   #46 
              - Yeah, but...  warren pease   Apr-17-07 02:11 PM   #79 
  - what's that sound?  maxsolomon   Apr-16-07 11:52 AM   #9 
  - schools are seperate from the rest of the country  NightWatcher   Apr-16-07 11:52 AM   #10 
  - or are we made vicious by inequality and injustice? Do we reap what we sew?  rainy   Apr-16-07 12:01 PM   #20 
  - Okay, so guns don't kill people; people kill people: But guns sure do  Phredicles   Apr-16-07 11:53 AM   #11 
  - Actually, its not the guns its the bullets.  King Coal   Apr-16-07 12:57 PM   #35 
  - Gun owners should be responsible for their weapons AT ALL TIMES.  baldguy   Apr-16-07 11:56 AM   #13 
  - because illicit drugs are illegal...  ProdigalJunkMail   Apr-16-07 12:00 PM   #18 
     - Did I say "illegal drugs"?  baldguy   Apr-16-07 12:11 PM   #26 
        - two things...  ProdigalJunkMail   Apr-16-07 12:14 PM   #29 
           - Chicago, New York, Washington DC an other large cities have made it a crime to buy & sell guns.  baldguy   Apr-16-07 01:33 PM   #38 
              - if that gun is sold illegally  ProdigalJunkMail   Apr-17-07 06:00 AM   #50 
              - Sorry, nonsensical comparison.  treelogger   Apr-18-07 02:15 AM   #85 
  - I'm with you on this  Connonym   Apr-16-07 11:59 AM   #16 
  - The Pro-Gun posters will be advocating an armed campus as their answer for this...  Junkdrawer   Apr-16-07 12:00 PM   #17 
  - Yes, being unarmed in this situation makes sense.  Wcross   Apr-16-07 12:10 PM   #25 
     - Well, it wasn't an unarmed campus, was it?  jgraz   Apr-17-07 12:53 AM   #45 
        - News flash- criminals break laws & rules.  Wcross   Apr-17-07 10:10 AM   #55 
           - News Flash - This was a CRAZY PERSON, not a criminal  jgraz   Apr-17-07 10:33 AM   #58 
           - Murder is a criminal act.  Wcross   Apr-17-07 11:17 AM   #59 
              - You're not debating, you're spewing NRA talking points  jgraz   Apr-17-07 11:49 AM   #64 
              - I am spewing facts.  Wcross   Apr-17-07 12:12 PM   #68 
                 - Your definition of "fact" is interesting  jgraz   Apr-17-07 12:25 PM   #71 
                    - Facts  Wcross   Apr-17-07 12:56 PM   #72 
                    - Yay, you know what a fact is. Now look up "anecdote".  jgraz   Apr-17-07 01:23 PM   #75 
                       - One parting thought.  Wcross   Apr-17-07 01:31 PM   #76 
                          - Nice...have fun with your metal penis  jgraz   Apr-17-07 01:37 PM   #77 
                             - ah, a sign of your retarded emotional maturity perhaps?  Wcross   Apr-17-07 06:30 PM   #83 
                    - April, 2007.  Wcross   Apr-17-07 01:09 PM   #73 
              - Oh, and while murder may be criminal, a legal alien buying two handguns isn't  jgraz   Apr-17-07 12:00 PM   #65 
                 - A receipt in HIS name?  Wcross   Apr-17-07 12:17 PM   #69 
                    - Go ahead, grasp at that last straw  jgraz   Apr-17-07 01:22 PM   #74 
                    - Indeed, not only citizens exist.  treelogger   Apr-18-07 02:20 AM   #86 
           - I'm a veteran of the gun control wars and I know all the talking points on both sides, however...  warren pease   Apr-17-07 02:49 PM   #80 
  - Guns don't kill people. People with moustaches kill people.  dave123williams   Apr-16-07 12:01 PM   #19 
  - Weapons of mass destruction don't kill people. People kill people.  elocs   Apr-16-07 12:02 PM   #21 
  - thats what I am thinking too n/t  LSK   Apr-16-07 12:03 PM   #22 
  - Guns prime aggression  demga   Apr-16-07 12:03 PM   #23 
  - Monkeys with guns...  Forkboy   Apr-16-07 12:03 PM   #24 
  - no guns allowed on campus.  nannah   Apr-16-07 12:18 PM   #31 
  - But it would be alot harder to kill that many with a knife.  mmonk   Apr-16-07 01:41 PM   #39 
  - No, it's the availability of the gun to the shooter that kills.  damntexdem   Apr-16-07 01:51 PM   #40 
  - You might like this:  blondeatlast   Apr-16-07 01:56 PM   #42 
  - People kill people but guns make it alot quicker and easier-  Bluerthanblue   Apr-16-07 02:37 PM   #44 
  - Guns dont gun people down- Gunmen with guns gun the people down.  Dr Fate   Apr-17-07 03:52 AM   #49 
  - But the victims would have more of a fighting chance if the gunman  raccoon   Apr-17-07 08:29 AM   #51 
  - Wrong again silly Liberals- the batman-er- I mean gunman could THROW the bat into the crowd.  Dr Fate   Apr-17-07 12:04 PM   #66 
  - Whatever.....  trumad   Apr-17-07 10:31 AM   #57 
     - Do I really have to put a "sarcasm" thingy on everything?  Dr Fate   Apr-17-07 12:06 PM   #67 
        - Sorry-- I responded with out checking it was you..  trumad   Apr-17-07 12:25 PM   #70 
  - Gun people always have an excuse...  zanne   Apr-17-07 08:32 AM   #52 
  - It's true that if guns are left to themselves they only shoot tin cans and squirrels.  Kablooie   Apr-17-07 10:28 AM   #56 
  - It's not the gun, IT'S THE MENTAL DISTURBANCE!  EstimatedProphet   Apr-17-07 11:30 AM   #62 
  - Yes, but you can't fix mental disturbance!  tomreedtoon   Apr-17-07 03:13 PM   #81 
     - I agree, however...  EstimatedProphet   Apr-17-07 03:34 PM   #82 
        - "Bowling for Columbine" nailed it; sociology.  tomreedtoon   Apr-18-07 01:45 AM   #84 
           - I agree  EstimatedProphet   Apr-18-07 06:41 AM   #87 
  - YGuns + XPeople = greater likelihood of death. Simple equation.  izzybeans   Apr-17-07 11:44 AM   #63 
 

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