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Gun Control & RKBA

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Sat May 14, 2016, 05:30 PM May 2016

Categorize the control mentality [View all]

Just vote as you feel.

17 votes, 0 passes | Time left: Unlimited
Pro-control folks only want to decrease violence
2 (12%)
Pro-control folks only want to decrease violence (but they're not too good at figuring out how)
1 (6%)
Pro-control folks only want to enact controls on behavior they don't like
11 (65%)
%$#& the NRA
3 (18%)
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Categorize the control mentality [View all] discntnt_irny_srcsm May 2016 OP
Pro Control folks have sent 28 alerts. JonathanRackham May 2016 #1
Control folks want to control sarisataka May 2016 #2
Are you suggesting that folks in favor of gun control are also more likely to jonno99 May 2016 #3
My answer would be about 2.15 (the "only" is problematic in a few choices)... nt petronius May 2016 #4
It very much is about "control" with many them virginia mountainman May 2016 #5
mike is my hero discntnt_irny_srcsm May 2016 #6
I can't decide between the second and fourth choices. Brickbat May 2016 #7
Pro-control here Matrosov May 2016 #8
No. You're a gun ban proponent... beevul May 2016 #10
yet countries with high gun ownership rates like gejohnston May 2016 #11
Thanks for the reply sarisataka May 2016 #12
In the interest of honesty Matrosov May 2016 #25
My experience sarisataka May 2016 #27
"don't see any detriment to society in banning firearms." CompanyFirstSergeant May 2016 #13
Spoken like a true conservative Matrosov May 2016 #14
Actually, a classical liberal gejohnston May 2016 #15
Are you willing to give up the rights... CompanyFirstSergeant May 2016 #16
I don't even believe in the Bible Matrosov May 2016 #21
"Banning firearm ownership or even in outlawing certain types of hate speech" CompanyFirstSergeant May 2016 #23
I wouldn't call you an authoritarian for wanting to ban "hate speech" gejohnston May 2016 #28
The constitution is always questioned. That's one of the reasons we have a Supreme Court. Fla Dem May 2016 #30
It's quesitoned and re-defined CompanyFirstSergeant May 2016 #31
At least you are consistent TeddyR May 2016 #32
"outlawing certain types of hate speech," beergood May 2016 #33
The Constitutional Convention took place in Philadelphia on May 14, 1787. CompanyFirstSergeant May 2016 #17
Do take issue with sarisataka May 2016 #19
My main issue is Matrosov May 2016 #22
I have no problem sarisataka May 2016 #24
Rights.... CompanyFirstSergeant May 2016 #26
Keep us updated on that upcoming constitutional convention discntnt_irny_srcsm May 2016 #35
Conservatives are supportive of individual rights? Giggity May 2016 #20
have you ever beergood May 2016 #34
By that criteria, I can only assume you support banning Islam/Catholics/whatever. Giggity May 2016 #18
The pro-control mentality? Ok, here it is. beevul May 2016 #9
I chose the 3rd option. Most controllers are well-fitted to standard prohibitionist behavior. Eleanors38 May 2016 #29
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