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49. Silly doctor. Guns don't kill people. Death kills people.
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  -Dad Can't Watch As Court Plays His Video of Son's Uzi Tragedy RamboLiberal  Jan-06-11 05:13 PM   #0 
  - Hooray for gun culture.  LostInAnomie   Jan-06-11 05:19 PM   #1 
  - + 1,000  malaise   Jan-06-11 05:22 PM   #2 
  - +infinty  KG   Jan-06-11 05:27 PM   #5 
  - + even more infinity.  Chorophyll   Jan-06-11 07:02 PM   #24 
  - No, Boo for a massive safety Fail  appal_jack   Jan-06-11 07:32 PM   #32 
     - See #31.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jan-06-11 07:33 PM   #33 
     - Bullshit.  Bonobo   Jan-06-11 07:34 PM   #35 
     - Camo pants and shoes? Then my post #31 is much more than plausible speculation.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jan-06-11 07:35 PM   #36 
     - Sadly I don't think it was that for most people.  Bonobo   Jan-06-11 07:46 PM   #37 
     - So let's blame the cars and tractors for childrens' deaths too  appal_jack   Jan-06-11 08:16 PM   #39 
        - The difference is that guns were designed to kill humans, tractors were not.  Bonobo   Jan-06-11 08:18 PM   #40 
        - Guns were designed to direct a projectile downrange  appal_jack   Jan-06-11 08:51 PM   #42 
        - That is a disingenuous statement.  Bonobo   Jan-06-11 09:33 PM   #46 
           - Well, we're getting closer to agreement here.  appal_jack   Jan-06-11 10:35 PM   #52 
        - Please chime in here..  X_Digger   Jan-07-11 10:43 AM   #57 
        - Call me where proud pro-car people put 8yos at the wheel of a truck as a "take that"  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jan-07-11 09:29 AM   #54 
        - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jan-07-11 02:32 PM   #59 
        - ^^^^ ...WHEN proud pro-car people...  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jan-07-11 10:31 AM   #55 
     - I'm a gun owner myself, but I have to disagree.  Marr   Jan-07-11 04:12 PM   #62 
        - I agree  Scruffy1   Jan-07-11 06:06 PM   #68 
  - You'd think that someone as educated as a doctor would know  COLGATE4   Jan-06-11 05:24 PM   #3 
  - I have always rated someone with common sense way above someone with an education  NNN0LHI   Jan-06-11 06:21 PM   #15 
  - Doctors don't learn about operating automatic guns in medical school  pnwmom   Jan-06-11 07:06 PM   #27 
  - Speechless  NuclearDem   Jan-06-11 05:25 PM   #4 
  - I wish I knew what to say, but am still too aghast at Father...  hlthe2b   Jan-06-11 05:37 PM   #6 
  - +1  snagglepuss   Jan-06-11 06:03 PM   #12 
  - $100 says it was intended as a "take that" against the "evil gun grabbers".  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jan-06-11 07:32 PM   #31 
  - Bottomless pit of sorrow...  whatchamacallit   Jan-06-11 05:40 PM   #7 
  - Do the Darwin awards  Spirochete   Jan-06-11 05:43 PM   #8 
  - That kind of recklessness should be murder.  tabasco   Jan-06-11 05:55 PM   #9 
  - It is like driving under the influence, when tired, when preoccupied or distracted  stray cat   Jan-06-11 06:25 PM   #18 
     - More like letting a drunk 8-year old drive.  tabasco   Jan-07-11 04:44 PM   #65 
  - I was taught as a 10 year old how to handle and load and fire small calibre rifles.  JanMichael   Jan-06-11 05:57 PM   #10 
  - He had supervision; unfortunately, he had his hands on his camera instead of helping his son steady  pacalo   Jan-06-11 07:11 PM   #28 
  - and people wonder  Parche   Jan-06-11 05:57 PM   #11 
  - Exactly. nt  snagglepuss   Jan-06-11 06:04 PM   #13 
  - Not sure of the point of the trial. He'll have to relive this for the rest of his life.  mudplanet   Jan-06-11 06:21 PM   #14 
  - Usually this kind of thing is done to discourage others from attempting similar stupid stunts  NNN0LHI   Jan-06-11 06:24 PM   #17 
  - it's the event organizer on trial, not the dad. -eom  Justitia   Jan-06-11 06:37 PM   #20 
  - As a mother who doesn't get the fascination of guns, I'd have a problem  pacalo   Jan-06-11 07:24 PM   #29 
  - See #31.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jan-06-11 07:33 PM   #34 
  - The family has suffered more than any condemnation from the rest of us will ever mean  stray cat   Jan-06-11 06:23 PM   #16 
  - Child endangerment  Still a Democrat   Jan-06-11 06:28 PM   #19 
  - Okay, I am a gun-dunce, I know, but could someone please explain  pnwmom   Jan-06-11 06:50 PM   #21 
  - muzzle flip  pokerfan   Jan-06-11 07:00 PM   #22 
  - Aha! Got it! Thanks! n/t  pnwmom   Jan-06-11 07:04 PM   #25 
  - Almost all firearms kick back AND up when fired. An uzi is a very light,  mudplanet   Jan-06-11 07:00 PM   #23 
  - What a nightmare. Thanks for the education. n/t  pnwmom   Jan-06-11 07:05 PM   #26 
  - Yup and that is well-known to people with gun experience.  Bonobo   Jan-06-11 07:49 PM   #38 
     - 10 rounds.  NutmegYankee   Jan-06-11 09:02 PM   #43 
     - The article said 1200/minute.  Bonobo   Jan-06-11 09:34 PM   #47 
        - The article's wrong too  jmowreader   Jan-06-11 09:59 PM   #48 
        - I thought it was a micro uzi that the kid used. nt  Bonobo   Jan-06-11 10:06 PM   #50 
           - It was  jmowreader   Jan-06-11 10:29 PM   #51 
        - I didn't realize it was a micro-uzi.  NutmegYankee   Jan-07-11 04:25 PM   #64 
     - They should put it on a Law and Order. Educate the rest of us! n/t  pnwmom   Jan-06-11 10:50 PM   #53 
  - If a gun is not held firmly, recoil will cause the muzzle to turn in  bluestate10   Jan-06-11 09:03 PM   #44 
  - You know, I have a problem with a citizen's required civic jury duty also requiring him to  WinkyDink   Jan-06-11 07:28 PM   #30 
  - It does seem unnecessary - and the headline is kind of a no-brainer,  petronius   Jan-06-11 08:23 PM   #41 
  - Jury duty exposes people to all sorts of horrors  Xithras   Jan-07-11 11:02 AM   #58 
  - Looks like it took its toll already on 1 juror  RamboLiberal   Jan-07-11 04:21 PM   #63 
  - To paraphrase a... phrase: if you can't watch the video, don't be the dumbass parent  AlabamaLibrul   Jan-06-11 09:04 PM   #45 
  - Silly doctor. Guns don't kill people. Death kills people.  RedCloud   Jan-06-11 10:04 PM   #49 
  - Seems to me that Dad is more culpable than Chief  Doctor_J   Jan-07-11 10:37 AM   #56 
  - It's exactly as rational as a peacock showing off its tail.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jan-07-11 02:56 PM   #60 
  - Day 4: Teen gun supervisor says he warned victim's father about Uzi  RamboLiberal   Jan-07-11 04:02 PM   #61 
  - Guns are not toys and the event organizers are responsibile for safe handling.  aikoaiko   Jan-07-11 04:54 PM   #66 
  - Stupid parents deseve to be sent to prison.  Lucian   Jan-07-11 04:55 PM   #67 

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