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39. Thanks for your reasonable post. n/t
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  -"Guns don't kill people...." matcom  Apr-17-07 07:54 AM   #0 
  - Yes, sir, matcom.  Skidmore   Apr-17-07 07:58 AM   #1 
  - As cheesy as it sounds gun's don't kill people  MemphisTiger   Apr-17-07 07:59 AM   #2 
  - Agree...  Justyce   Apr-17-07 08:22 AM   #23 
  - Yes, guns do kill people  Zenzic   Apr-17-07 08:22 AM   #24 
  - I have an alarm system  michreject   Apr-17-07 09:12 AM   #61 
  - So  Zenzic   Apr-17-07 09:47 AM   #73 
     - You must always know exatly what your target is  MemphisTiger   Apr-17-07 09:49 AM   #75 
     - Why do you assume that I'm careless?  michreject   Apr-17-07 10:38 AM   #84 
  - I am a law abiding citizen, why take mine?  MemphisTiger   Apr-17-07 09:25 AM   #65 
     - Cars do not equal guns  Zenzic   Apr-17-07 09:46 AM   #72 
        - You don't need a car to get someplace, but in the wrong  MemphisTiger   Apr-17-07 09:48 AM   #74 
        - How about you leave your opinions of what others "need" to yourself  Squatch   Apr-17-07 10:11 AM   #82 
  - not true  lapfog_1   Apr-17-07 08:25 AM   #29 
  - as tragic that is  ProdigalJunkMail   Apr-17-07 08:43 AM   #49 
     - Poor handling... how do you come to that conclusion?  lapfog_1   Apr-17-07 09:04 AM   #57 
     - sorry...but there was negligence if the gun accidentally discharged  ProdigalJunkMail   Apr-17-07 09:15 AM   #62 
     - I agree, always have the safety on and even keep it unloaded  MemphisTiger   Apr-17-07 09:27 AM   #66 
        - Your right of course  lapfog_1   Apr-17-07 09:29 PM   #114 
  - Thanks for your reasonable post. n/t  utopiansecretagent   Apr-17-07 08:34 AM   #39 
  - It's too early for popcorn  Squatch   Apr-17-07 08:01 AM   #3 
  - I beg to differ  Robbien   Apr-17-07 08:10 AM   #11 
  - I bought mine for killing clay pigeons.  smoogatz   Apr-17-07 09:01 AM   #55 
  - This is no surprise to many....  zanne   Apr-17-07 08:01 AM   #4 
  - FYI: After Columbine, when the loophole was first exposed...  Junkdrawer   Apr-17-07 08:01 AM   #5 
  - Can you elaborate on what these "loopholes" are?  scrinmaster   Apr-17-07 08:18 AM   #18 
     - Dep't of Treasury/Bureau of Alcohol:  Junkdrawer   Apr-17-07 08:31 AM   #34 
  - K&R, matcom...  SidDithers   Apr-17-07 08:02 AM   #6 
  - And it takes a clearly mentally ill person to do what happened at VT  Vash the Stampede   Apr-17-07 08:02 AM   #7 
  - Thank God someone brought up the elephant in the room!  EstimatedProphet   Apr-17-07 10:59 AM   #88 
  - I agree. 110%. . You are going to take a beating from the gun loons.  Beausoir   Apr-17-07 08:04 AM   #8 
  - Not all of us are "gun loons"  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 08:19 AM   #20 
     - Deal with it.  Beausoir   Apr-17-07 08:28 AM   #31 
     - Ah, an unreasoned response to a reasoned arguement! How... predictable.  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 08:31 AM   #35 
        - There was nothing reasoned about your NRA propaganda. You flatter yourself.  Beausoir   Apr-17-07 08:34 AM   #38 
           - Not an NRA member, not even American  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 08:41 AM   #47 
     - if you aren't a gun loon, then no one was talking about you...  Scout   Apr-17-07 01:43 PM   #102 
  - I'm in total agreement with you!!  Missy M   Apr-17-07 08:04 AM   #9 
  - Thanks Matcom :) LOL forgot I added a nom :)  wakeme2008   Apr-17-07 08:06 AM   #10 
  - What the hell are you talking about,  scrinmaster   Apr-17-07 08:13 AM   #12 
  - Key words: "gun dealer"  southpaw   Apr-17-07 08:23 AM   #26 
  - If you sell guns for a profit, the ATF will be on your ass about it.  scrinmaster   Apr-17-07 08:49 AM   #54 
     - Nope -- it's perfectly legal in many states  LostinVA   Apr-17-07 09:09 AM   #60 
        - Wrong...  TnDem   Apr-17-07 09:36 AM   #67 
           - You didn't read what I wrote -- I am right  LostinVA   Apr-17-07 09:37 AM   #68 
  - Of course they don't have to do background checks  LostinVA   Apr-17-07 09:09 AM   #58 
     - Private sellers at gun shows...  Nabeshin   Apr-17-07 09:26 PM   #113 
  - Stupidity kills people  William769   Apr-17-07 08:13 AM   #13 
  - Thank you. K & R.  Midlodemocrat   Apr-17-07 08:14 AM   #14 
  - I like your argument. You are of course wrong, but I like your argument.  A Simple Game   Apr-17-07 08:15 AM   #15 
  - They wouldn't care  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 08:17 AM   #17 
  - You couldn't stop the planners, very little can be done to stop them.  A Simple Game   Apr-17-07 08:41 AM   #46 
     - Point  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 08:44 AM   #50 
        - A hundred dollars a bullet is a bit steep and probably not necessary.  A Simple Game   Apr-17-07 09:09 AM   #59 
           - Identifying rounds is easy  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 09:21 AM   #63 
  - Excellent idea.  zanne   Apr-17-07 08:29 AM   #32 
  - Because ammunition can be made at home or in a balckmarket lab. nt  piedmont   Apr-17-07 12:16 PM   #97 
  - And that's cheap  Prophet 451   Apr-19-07 09:28 AM   #117 
  - Here we go again...  TnDem   Apr-17-07 09:43 AM   #70 
  - In theory  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 10:52 AM   #87 
  - So your solution is? Fly off the handle? Criticize? Go negative?  A Simple Game   Apr-17-07 01:03 PM   #99 
  - A cute, but woefully ignorant solution. AMMO CAN BE MADE AT HOME!  piedmont   Apr-17-07 12:14 PM   #96 
     - Really! What non-ignorant solution could you come up with to  A Simple Game   Apr-17-07 01:12 PM   #100 
        - The availibility of ammunition isn't a problem unless you're an authoritarian gun-banner.  piedmont   Apr-17-07 01:51 PM   #103 
           - And your solution is as non-existent as I thought it would be. n/t  A Simple Game   Apr-17-07 03:25 PM   #106 
              - And your solution is as shallow and ignorant as I first told you.  piedmont   Apr-17-07 03:48 PM   #107 
                 - This is my last post on this subject.  A Simple Game   Apr-17-07 09:51 PM   #115 
                    - Good.  piedmont   Apr-17-07 10:38 PM   #116 
  - No, they don't  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 08:15 AM   #16 
  - Except if the guy yesterday had a knife, instead of a gun,  Midlodemocrat   Apr-17-07 08:20 AM   #22 
     - True enough, maybe  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 08:27 AM   #30 
     - BTW, "pro-RKBA"?  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 08:32 AM   #36 
     - Right to Keep and Bear Arms.  Midlodemocrat   Apr-17-07 08:38 AM   #41 
        - Cheers n/t  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 08:46 AM   #51 
     - If the Jews in Poland had guns instead of knives...  piedmont   Apr-17-07 02:09 PM   #104 
  - Thanks. K&R.  Buzz Clik   Apr-17-07 08:19 AM   #19 
  - K&R. If this guy had had a knife, or a baseball bat, somebody  raccoon   Apr-17-07 08:20 AM   #21 
  - And how do you stop him getting guns?  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 08:30 AM   #33 
  - I don't know. I wish I did know. nt  raccoon   Apr-17-07 08:36 AM   #40 
  - For that matter, if he'd had a pair of revolvers, instead of big mag  NCevilDUer   Apr-17-07 11:18 AM   #90 
  - Won't be mush longer until that right wing meme will be truthful  Toots   Apr-17-07 08:23 AM   #25 
  - What gun law would have SPECIFICALLY prevented this tragedy?  Ninja Jordan   Apr-17-07 08:24 AM   #27 
  - don't manufacture semi-automatic weapons, if you're not the military.  philosophie_en_rose   Apr-17-07 08:41 AM   #45 
  - I'm English and it hasn't worked  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 08:47 AM   #52 
     - How many gun related deaths did Britain have last year?  Democrat 4 Ever   Apr-17-07 09:50 AM   #76 
        - Define "gun crime"  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 10:12 AM   #83 
  - And can someone answer a question about these guns that were used  Feeney2   Apr-17-07 08:25 AM   #28 
  - See the thread on his name  wakeme2008   Apr-17-07 08:33 AM   #37 
  - VA has lax gun laws? Why? Because we're limited to one gun  Midlodemocrat   Apr-17-07 08:40 AM   #44 
     - that's only 12 a year and 120 in 10 years. In the scheme of things,  Feeney2   Apr-17-07 08:48 AM   #53 
        - And, the scarier thing, IIRC, THAT bill was considered a form  Midlodemocrat   Apr-17-07 09:01 AM   #56 
  - OK. Let's just outlaw insanity while we're banning guns, too.  utopiansecretagent   Apr-17-07 08:38 AM   #42 
  - Guns don't kill people. Bullets kill people.  philosophie_en_rose   Apr-17-07 08:40 AM   #43 
  - Yep. That's like saying knives don't cut, or matches don't start fires.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Apr-17-07 08:42 AM   #48 
  - People kill people  alyce douglas   Apr-17-07 09:22 AM   #64 
  - I still want mine...  meldroc   Apr-17-07 09:43 AM   #69 
  - Damn straight. If he'd only had access to a baseball bat or a machete, he'd still  lectrobyte   Apr-17-07 09:46 AM   #71 
  - well said!!!  BuddhaGirl   Apr-17-07 09:50 AM   #77 
  - Atomic bombs don't kill people...  SemiCharmedQuark   Apr-17-07 09:54 AM   #78 
  - IMO, we need more "good guys" with guns, and fewer "bad guys"  ProgressiveEconomist   Apr-17-07 09:56 AM   #79 
  - .22 is too small  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 10:48 AM   #86 
  - You see, people DO need guns!  smirkymonkey   Apr-17-07 09:57 AM   #80 
  - Bombs don't kill people; just when they are set off  madmunchie   Apr-17-07 10:00 AM   #81 
  - Isn't it actually the bullet that kills the person?  Xenotime   Apr-17-07 10:42 AM   #85 
  - I have 17...9 of them I've never shot. They just sit in my safe  ileus   Apr-17-07 11:06 AM   #89 
  - "Is it really that hard for people to believe that a person can own guns without intent to murder"  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 11:39 AM   #93 
  - rock on, bro.  KG   Apr-17-07 11:27 AM   #91 
  - Pistols, with a rare exception, are made and used to kill people  underpants   Apr-17-07 11:37 AM   #92 
  - I sport-shoot with pistols  Prophet 451   Apr-17-07 11:42 AM   #94 
  - They are to fire a bullet. I would fire that bullet in defense of my self or loved ones. nt  piedmont   Apr-17-07 12:18 PM   #98 
  - What about illegal back-alley stolen gun dealers?  IronLionZion   Apr-17-07 12:11 PM   #95 
  - Guns don't kill people, opinions kill people  ends_dont_justify   Apr-17-07 01:15 PM   #101 
  - My RW gun-nut brother brags about owning more than a dozen guns.  rhiannon55   Apr-17-07 03:23 PM   #105 
  - Matcom, you always provide the most common sense analysis  WindRavenX   Apr-17-07 03:50 PM   #108 
  - How very authoritarian and elitist of you.  piedmont   Apr-17-07 03:53 PM   #109 
  - Yes, guns kill people  Canuckistanian   Apr-17-07 05:22 PM   #110 
  - "I think the gun helps..."  Adenoid_Hynkel   Apr-17-07 05:23 PM   #111 
  - Well,  jaredh   Apr-17-07 09:16 PM   #112 
 

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