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Message 1358330 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 1:32:18 UTC
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I have seen information that says that the percentage of mentally unhealthy people is pretty much the same from country to country. I have seen information that many countries play violent video games, but that is pretty much equal also. We are all humans, and have basically similar genetics. There are acceptations, where people living in high altitudes have bigger hearts and lungs, or people living in different environments have adapted to the different conditions. But, over all, people are very similar. Laws don't always work, sometimes they do, but the availability of firearms does change the outcome. If a country has the most guns per capita, then the most crimes by those guns is at a higher level. That doesn't say that law abiding gun owners commit crimes. They don't.

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Message 1358335 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 2:01:31 UTC

It's not even the second amendment it's the willing ness to put the right above every other consideration and have reasonabal gun controls you may have a prob with mental health you have a crap health care system but guns didn't stuff that
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Message 1358353 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 3:03:51 UTC - in response to Message 1358261.

Under to 2nd ammendendment you could advocate owning your own nuke but is anybody realy suggesting that is ok.


well if you could you would also have to provide the security to keep it protected and do what ever maintenance, cost would be huge. it would never be used.

this is the same reason some don't feel threatened by Iran obtaining a nuke.


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Message 1358366 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 4:24:12 UTC - in response to Message 1358353.

Rottenmutt you chose a good name for yourself . the postman must have that cheque from the N.R.A I can see him coming in his van now
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Message 1358372 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 4:58:06 UTC - in response to Message 1358366.

Rottenmutt you chose a good name for yourself . the postman must have that cheque from the N.R.A I can see him coming in his van now

I enjoy say what the sheep don't want to hear. The mail man is a good man, he brings biskets for the dobes:P
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Message 1358377 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 5:10:10 UTC - in response to Message 1358372.
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http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2013/02/20/another-reason-why-its-a-bad-idea-to-break-into-a-texas-home-armed-elderly-man-kills-home-intruder/

now the left wing drones are blaming the NRA for helping terrorist!

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=494408640614277&set=a.233073560081121.74750.220601617994982&type=1&theater

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Message 1358380 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 5:16:49 UTC - in response to Message 1358377.

Got o probm wid that story he shouldn't climbed into the house self defence , maybe a little to muuuch force but as we say tuf titty's
And of all states Texas ................
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Message 1358524 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 10:37:51 UTC
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Following the Dunblane massacre, the government passed the Firearms (Amendment) (No. 2) Act 1997, banning private possession of handguns almost completely.

This seems to have worked.

UK crime figures 2002/2012

This is the current UK position.

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Message 1358583 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 16:10:54 UTC - in response to Message 1358524.

Hate to say it but the Local police here discourage reporting of petty theft from vehicles and the like. Why, you might ask. Because those crimes are virtually impossible to solve and stolen article are just as likely never to turn up. This makes the crime blotter look bad. All those unsolved petty crimes just look bad on a cities books. Best to just brush them aside and ignore it.
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Message 1358587 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 16:33:37 UTC - in response to Message 1358583.

Hate to say it but the Local police here discourage reporting of petty theft from vehicles and the like. Why, you might ask. Because those crimes are virtually impossible to solve and stolen article are just as likely never to turn up. This makes the crime blotter look bad. All those unsolved petty crimes just look bad on a cities books. Best to just brush them aside and ignore it.

Yep. And all those police don't have to write the reports. Makes their response time better. Spend less on cops so there is more for bribery and graft.

Ignore littering. Ignore petty theft. Teach the populace to ignore the law. Once they learn that they can ignore every law especially the sins.

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Message 1358595 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 16:56:11 UTC

Once you teach the populace to ignore gun laws, you can take them away.

And once you have done that, you can trace your history to Hitler.


This is not rhetoric. This, my friends, is history.

Take the guns, then the country, then their totalitairy.
I have some history with this.
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Message 1358623 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 18:14:57 UTC - in response to Message 1358595.

Once you teach the populace to ignore gun laws, you can take them away.

And once you have done that, you can trace your history to Hitler.


This is not rhetoric. This, my friends, is history.

Take the guns, then the country, then their totalitairy.
I have some history with this.


Your history is wrong.
Do you ever even try to confirm anything Mark? Hitler did NOT take all of the guns away from the people.


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Message 1358638 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 18:59:54 UTC - in response to Message 1358623.

Once you teach the populace to ignore gun laws, you can take them away.

And once you have done that, you can trace your history to Hitler.


This is not rhetoric. This, my friends, is history.

Take the guns, then the country, then their totalitairy.
I have some history with this.


Your history is wrong.
Do you ever even try to confirm anything Mark? Hitler did NOT take all of the guns away from the people.

Source please, Mark.
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Message 1358665 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 21:06:36 UTC

Donald L. Johnson wrote:
Unspeakable ...
http://www.pasadenastarnews.com/news/ci_23057885/cat-found-head-and-paws-taped-inside-box

"I can't imagine why someone would do this to a cat," DACC Director Marcia Mayeda said. "Animal cruelty is heartbreaking, intolerable and usually a precursor to human violence."
If/when they catch the person responsible, the first order of business should be a psych eval.....

This is one person who should never be allowed to own a gun.

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Message 1358668 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 21:14:11 UTC

Americans where smart enough and brave enough to experiment with there constitution when they made the bold but silly attempt to ban booze where is that bravery now when it comes to gun control
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Message 1358670 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 21:27:43 UTC - in response to Message 1358668.

If guns don't kill people, people kill people, then the way to stop this is to kill all the people. Oh wait....

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Message 1358680 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 22:00:10 UTC - in response to Message 1358668.

Americans where smart enough and brave enough to experiment with there constitution when they made the bold but silly attempt to ban booze where is that bravery now when it comes to gun control

Maybe they learned that bans don't work. Like the ban on grass. Or the ban on crack. Or the ban on junk. They know they can't afford the jail cells!

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Message 1358684 - Posted: 19 Apr 2013, 22:06:38 UTC - in response to Message 1358670.

If guns don't kill people, people kill people, then the way to stop this is to kill all the people. Oh wait....

Best agument yet

i'm coverted gimme my guns back all 3 of themm
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Message 1358894 - Posted: 20 Apr 2013, 9:43:21 UTC

The simple fact is that some people use guns to kill other people. Those that do are usually mentally deranged, religious fanatics, or just armed criminals. Whether you have public gun ownership or not, those sort of people will always get access guns and use them. The UK chose to ban them and it works for us, the USA chooses to keep them and it works for them. Other countries and societies will be different.

Most people would agree that there is simply no need for military style assault weapons be in the possession of the general public, and tightening up the sale of guns generally must reduce the risk of them falling into the wrong hands. Actually the increase in teenage knife crime is more worry than gun crime.

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Message 1358913 - Posted: 20 Apr 2013, 10:00:42 UTC

The simple fact is........

And this has been stated by others.

RELIGION has killed more people than other men intended.

My faith. My bible. My truth.

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His name is Jesus.

I am one of the few here to tell you about it.
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