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murray hill farm Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-10-11 09:47 AM
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7. Same with me!
I have the license to carry, but have never carried. I live alone way out in the boonies and am 70 yeas I got it for just in case protection. I have shot the gun too for practice, etc. and am hopeful that will be the only reason that I will ever use it.
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  -How many here have a license or permit or whatever your state requires to carry a firearm? old mark  Jan-10-11 09:40 AM   #0 
  - I have no problem with guns,  Codeine   Jan-10-11 09:42 AM   #1 
  - I do and have carried it only once  leftofcool   Jan-10-11 09:42 AM   #2 
  - Same with me!  murray hill farm   Jan-10-11 09:47 AM   #7 
  - I have (7 years). As a civilian never shot anything other than paper targets. n/t  Statistical   Jan-10-11 09:43 AM   #3 
  - I considered it.  lpbk2713   Jan-10-11 09:44 AM   #4 
  - Don't need a CCW permit in your home. n/t  doc03   Jan-10-11 09:55 AM   #13 
     - I wanted to carry it in my car.  lpbk2713   Jan-10-11 10:09 AM   #24 
  - Guns scare me  Seedersandleechers   Jan-10-11 09:45 AM   #5 
  - In a city you can always get an alarm or call a cop  Xenotime   Jan-10-11 09:58 AM   #14 
     - Yes indeed, when seconds count, the police are mere minutes away.  Pancho Sanza   Jan-10-11 10:14 AM   #29 
     - LOL, call a cop?  Dappleganger   Jan-10-11 10:22 AM   #34 
        - Most likely scenario  Seedersandleechers   Jan-10-11 10:29 AM   #41 
           - This is why training is so important.  Dappleganger   Jan-10-11 12:44 PM   #47 
           - Much like if you got behind the wheel of a card with no training you might hurt someone.  Statistical   Jan-10-11 12:51 PM   #52 
  - I had one for several years.  NightHawk63   Jan-10-11 09:46 AM   #6 
  - I have a CWP and I carry all the time. About 50% of DU members own guns....  L0oniX   Jan-10-11 09:47 AM   #8 
  - I have no need to carry a gun.  Lucian   Jan-10-11 09:49 AM   #9 
  - IL doesn't allow concealed carry.  jaxx   Jan-10-11 09:50 AM   #10 
  - IL is an excellent progressive state.  Xenotime   Jan-10-11 09:59 AM   #15 
  - Thanks, I think so too.  jaxx   Jan-10-11 10:10 AM   #25 
  - More like represive and regressive  ProgressiveProfessor   Jan-10-11 10:22 AM   #35 
     - +1000  Dappleganger   Jan-10-11 10:23 AM   #37 
  - It must be nice living in a state where violent criminals never carry concealed guns  slackmaster   Jan-10-11 10:13 AM   #28 
  - I could have sworn Chicago was in Illinois  Pancho Sanza   Jan-10-11 10:15 AM   #30 
  - That has nothing to do with concealed carry.  jaxx   Jan-10-11 10:22 AM   #36 
  - Everywhere you go DOES have people with guns.  Statistical   Jan-10-11 12:52 PM   #53 
     - It may come as a complete surprise, but many people don't have guns.  jaxx   Jan-10-11 01:36 PM   #60 
  - They wouldn't dare - it's against the law!  old mark   Jan-10-11 01:07 PM   #58 
  - IL doesn't allow concealed carry.  RSillsbee   Jan-10-11 12:55 PM   #55 
  - I've had a CCW permit for over a year now. People with the  doc03   Jan-10-11 09:51 AM   #11 
  - Yes, so are we here in FL.  Dappleganger   Jan-10-11 10:24 AM   #39 
  - Not me.  proud2BlibKansan   Jan-10-11 09:53 AM   #12 
  - I read that AZ allows concealed carry with no permit.  mwb970   Jan-10-11 10:00 AM   #16 
  - The law passed very recently; I don't know if it has taken effect yet.  krispos42   Jan-10-11 10:06 AM   #19 
  - Correct. Along with Vermont and Alaska I believe. Not a new concept really. n/t  galileoreloaded   Jan-10-11 10:09 AM   #23 
  - Nope, although...  krispos42   Jan-10-11 10:03 AM   #17 
  - Still not easy to legally own a gun in DC  Recursion   Jan-10-11 10:05 AM   #18 
  - Not I. I'm a hot-head! :-)  WinkyDink   Jan-10-11 10:07 AM   #20 
  - I've had a Colorado permit since we went shall issue NT  RSillsbee   Jan-10-11 10:08 AM   #21 
  - Here...although I don't often carry one, I have the permit.  Pancho Sanza   Jan-10-11 10:08 AM   #22 
  - I have no personal weapon. We have many hunting rifles at our ranch, & I can shoot a shotgun when...  northoftheborder   Jan-10-11 10:11 AM   #26 
  - I have two.  jeepnstein   Jan-10-11 10:12 AM   #27 
  - Wife and I both hold permits and carry. Professionally trained and we practice. Hope we never  Cognitive_Resonance   Jan-10-11 10:17 AM   #31 
  - I do and carry pretty consistently when doing certain things.  Dappleganger   Jan-10-11 10:19 AM   #32 
  - I do.  ProgressiveProfessor   Jan-10-11 10:21 AM   #33 
  - I have a South Carolina Security Weapons Permit  rbrnmw   Jan-10-11 10:23 AM   #38 
  - Another PA resident with a CCW from both PA and Utah  RamboLiberal   Jan-10-11 10:25 AM   #40 
  - In my regressive state (MA)?... LOL!!!  -..__...   Jan-10-11 10:59 AM   #42 
  - husband does. i hate guns. nt  seabeyond   Jan-10-11 11:00 AM   #43 
  - Yes, and I don't even own a handgun right now.  Xithras   Jan-10-11 11:45 AM   #44 
  - I do, just got a concealed permit 2 years ago.  Common Sense Party   Jan-10-11 11:48 AM   #45 
  - I got my concealed carry over 20+ years ago; am in my fifties now.  DeschutesRiver   Jan-10-11 12:16 PM   #46 
  - +10000 for gut sense and running.  Dappleganger   Jan-10-11 12:46 PM   #48 
  - I have several guns  Zebedeo   Jan-10-11 12:46 PM   #49 
  - I do  timo   Jan-10-11 12:48 PM   #50 
  - I don't. My dad had guns and I inherited them, but for now they are at  GreenPartyVoter   Jan-10-11 12:48 PM   #51 
  - I've had one for over 7 years. Never even aimed it at anyone, much less fired it.  williesgirl   Jan-10-11 12:53 PM   #54 
  - I do, but I almost never carry. I don't need to.  MineralMan   Jan-10-11 12:56 PM   #56 
  - I've got a Virginia concealed carry permit.  11 Bravo   Jan-10-11 01:00 PM   #57 
  - I have no problem with being licensed to own or  Cleita   Jan-10-11 01:09 PM   #59 
  - I do.  aikoaiko   Jan-10-11 01:37 PM   #61 
  - I don't have a license to carry but I'm beginning to think I need one. n/t  Ganja Ninja   Jan-10-11 01:38 PM   #62 
  - Thank you for your responses...nt  old mark   Jan-10-11 01:39 PM   #63 
  - dupe  Seedersandleechers   Jan-10-11 05:20 PM   #64 
  - I got carjacked and kidnapped  Seedersandleechers   Jan-10-11 05:25 PM   #65 
  - Like the amex commercial- never leave home without it. n/t  X_Digger   Jan-10-11 05:27 PM   #66 

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