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Statistical Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-14-11 03:29 PM
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10. Exactly. The goal should be to improve NICS rather than craft new resrictions. n/t
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  -"Waiting period? But I'm mad now!" -- Homer Simpson Taverner  Jan-14-11 02:06 PM   #0 
  - It tells much about those who believe it.  GreenStormCloud   Jan-14-11 02:14 PM   #1 
  - Nobody "suddenly needs a gun"  tridim   Jan-14-11 02:21 PM   #2 
  - Really? How about this real life situation?  GreenStormCloud   Jan-14-11 08:57 PM   #11 
  - Isn't it the police's job to "guard" someone with a written death threat against them? n/t  Missy Vixen   Jan-15-11 12:55 AM   #15 
     - Restraining orders against violent men are often totally ineffective.  Manifestor_of_Light   Jan-15-11 01:04 AM   #18 
     - Police normally won't stand guard over you, even if someone has threatened your life. nt  Liquorice   Jan-15-11 01:06 AM   #19 
     - No, it isn't. There has even been a SCOTUS decision that says so.  GreenStormCloud   Jan-15-11 08:09 AM   #20 
     - No. The Police have no duty to protect YOU (as an individual) ...  Statistical   Jan-16-11 10:54 AM   #27 
     - Why Don't You Complete Your Sentiments?  Paladin   Jan-16-11 11:02 AM   #28 
        - Please don't put words in my mouth. It is dishonest and insulting.  Statistical   Jan-16-11 11:06 AM   #29 
     - No.  Edweird   Jan-16-11 06:36 PM   #32 
  - Uh huh.  beevul   Jan-16-11 07:48 PM   #34 
  - Maybe the waiting periods can be used to check for history of mental illness  Vinnie From Indy   Jan-14-11 02:43 PM   #4 
     - NICS can check for mental illness. Either there is record or there isn't.  Statistical   Jan-14-11 02:48 PM   #7 
        - Of course the states have to input the records to the NICS ...  spin   Jan-14-11 03:07 PM   #9 
           - Exactly. The goal should be to improve NICS rather than craft new resrictions. n/t  Statistical   Jan-14-11 03:29 PM   #10 
           - Holy crap. Oregon was (is?) 61,564 names behind.  boppers   Jan-15-11 12:59 AM   #16 
              - So 61,564 people who have been legally determined to have a dangerous mental condition ...  spin   Jan-15-11 11:35 AM   #22 
                 - That is disconcerting.  Duwamish   Jan-15-11 02:57 PM   #25 
                    - The sad part is that we can correct this without any new laws ...  spin   Jan-16-11 10:50 AM   #26 
                       - States are trying to cut spending...  Duwamish   Jan-16-11 06:17 PM   #31 
  - excellent  Broderick   Jan-14-11 02:29 PM   #3 
  - If you're mad today, you can still be mad on Wednesday. n/t  Vickers   Jan-14-11 02:46 PM   #5 
  - got that right!  DrDan   Jan-14-11 02:47 PM   #6 
  - Homer just loved his little gun-- he shot everything.  Kingofalldems   Jan-14-11 02:50 PM   #8 
  - Serial killers - bundy, etc, were angry before, now, and later. Oh wait, guns were not used so much  The Straight Story   Jan-14-11 09:04 PM   #12 
  - I'm borrowing for my status  proud patriot   Jan-14-11 09:08 PM   #13 
  - It sure does,  Rincewind   Jan-15-11 12:51 AM   #14 
  - Wow. That will leave a mark. Great post. N/T  GreenStormCloud   Jan-15-11 08:11 AM   #21 
  - I guess it also shows you have no sense of humor, and enjoy watching small animals die  Taverner   Jan-15-11 02:51 PM   #24 
  - 7:04 am to 7:22 am, January 8th.  boppers   Jan-15-11 01:03 AM   #17 
  - That was a great episode.  Initech   Jan-15-11 11:37 AM   #23 
  - there are a lot of homers on this op  spanone   Jan-16-11 11:11 AM   #30 
  - Great episode! "See you in Hell Dinner Plate!" BLAM!  neverforget   Jan-16-11 07:00 PM   #33 
  - YouTube clip here:  JBoy   Jan-16-11 08:00 PM   #35 
  - LOL what good is a waiting period  virginia mountainman   Jan-16-11 08:36 PM   #36 

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