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TradEddie

Trad climber
Philadelphia, PA
May 29, 2013 - 11:32pm PT
These nut jobs give a bad name to responsible gun owners

Only while many responsible gun owners and their major mouthpiece insist that the second amendment bestows the right to use violence to achieve the overthrow of a democratically elected government.

TE





tooth

Trad climber
B.C.
May 30, 2013 - 12:24am PT
drone them shoot them, gas them. Killing is the american way to solve problems.
rottingjohnny

Sport climber
mammoth lakes ca
May 30, 2013 - 12:27am PT
Leave it to a dentist to suggest gassing them...
TradEddie

Trad climber
Philadelphia, PA
May 30, 2013 - 01:07pm PT
It wasn't just Bloomberg.

http://www.cnn.com/2013/05/30/us/obama-suspicious-letter/index.html?hpt=hp_t2

Curious to see how the NRA distances itself from these events.

TE
Norton

Social climber
the Wastelands
May 30, 2013 - 09:58pm PT
not related to the second amendment

but I remember the national guard firing live bullets and killing college students at Kent St.

absolutely, our military in any of its forms will, on order, kill americans right here
Jebus H Bomz

climber
Peavine Basecamp
May 30, 2013 - 11:40pm PT
What we got ourselves here is a certified slab of hamburger grade meat head on our hands.
Norton

Social climber
the Wastelands
May 30, 2013 - 11:47pm PT
well,

I thank President Obama for signing into law that I as a CCL holder can carry into the national parks in my state

I also thank him for signing into law that I can now carry on Amtrak trains

The Republicans with Bush had eight god dam years to get those into law and did NOT

Obama did them both in his first two years


I voted for ACTION on my second amendment rights, not dum ful bull sh!t talk

and I got it

so shut your ignorant right wing fuking mouth
Ksolem

Trad climber
Monrovia, California
May 31, 2013 - 01:53am PT
Fascinating how many nerves you hit referring to male inadequacy issues, and the obvious gun ownership corollary

Hard to imagine how such deep-seated shame could also be too overwhelming to even try to conceal

Are you saying that the American Patriots who stood up to and defeated the mightiest army and navy of the day had male inadequacy issues because they demanded the right to bear arms? And what is this bs about shame?
Ksolem

Trad climber
Monrovia, California
May 31, 2013 - 02:36am PT
Merely that it's interesting to contrast and compare the completely different reasons why they, and you, need guns.

Theirs was practical, yours psychological.

Who are you to say why I want or need guns? My "need" is psychological? I don't think so.
TradEddie

Trad climber
Philadelphia, PA
May 31, 2013 - 11:43am PT
My question is, who in the US military would obey an order to open fire on Americans on American soil. Really, over the 2nd amendmt?

Ignoring the jurisdiction issue, if the nut who mailed ricin to the President follows up on his threat to shoot anyone who comes after him in the face, how many in the military would have the slightest problem shooting back?

A significant bunch of gun-nuts violently opposing the (mostly) democratically elected government (i.e. opening fire on American police or soldiers on American soil) would be just about the best thing gun-control advocates could ever hope for. It is however, not going to happen.

TE
Norton

Social climber
the Wastelands
May 31, 2013 - 12:29pm PT
they got high and vegged out at the ALAMO?

WTF are you talking about?
TradEddie

Trad climber
Philadelphia, PA
May 31, 2013 - 12:38pm PT
All it would really take is one or two barricaded gun nut compounds getting taken out (in a few seconds) by an Apache gunship, allowing people to actually see how effective armed insurrection against the gov't really is, and the whole NRA/gun industrial complex would collapse overnight

I don't see it that way, such an unprovoked act would bolster their conspiracy theory, and get significant justified public sympathy and support. Of course, like the imaginary patriotic insurrection, the unprovoked preemptive assault won't happen either.

They can barricade themselves wherever they want, for as long as they want, the longer the better, but in the non-paranoid real world, the apaches would never be sent in until the the gun-nuts start killing to impose their view. At that point, the public would overwhelmingly support sending in those helicopters, followed soon by a constitutional amendment to eliminate any doubt that the constitution does not entitle anyone to conspire to overthrow the government.

TE
Chaz

Trad climber
greater Boss Angeles area
May 31, 2013 - 12:47pm PT
jghedge writes:

"All it would really take is one or two barricaded gun nut compounds getting taken out (in a few seconds) by an Apache gunship, allowing people to actually see how effective armed insurrection against the gov't really is..."




We're trying out your theory right now in Afghanistan - like a university study. And it looks as if you've been proven wrong, in the real world. The overnight collapse you speak of is taking more than ten years! Sure it sounds good, but in practice, we see otherwise.

I might add, Afghanistan is largely populated by illiterate cave men.
Chaz

Trad climber
greater Boss Angeles area
May 31, 2013 - 12:52pm PT
You wouldn't have a link to one of those sites, would you?
TGT

Social climber
So Cal
May 31, 2013 - 01:40pm PT
Unhinged also supports terrorizing five year olds.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/education/cowboy-style-cap-gun-gets-5-year-old-ousted-from-school-in-calvert-county/2013/05/30/a3a8a178-c93c-11e2-9245-773c0123c027_story.html
TGT

Social climber
So Cal
May 31, 2013 - 01:55pm PT
When I was a kid we brought real ones.


No problems.



Repeating firearms have been around for 150 years.

the first incident of a mass shooting by a juvenile was in 1971

Why is that Unhinged?
ontheedgeandscaredtodeath

Social climber
SLO, Ca
May 31, 2013 - 02:01pm PT
The cap gun kid should try to get a lifetime NRA membership like this lucky little fellow:


The National Rifle Association has given an 8-year-old boy a free lifetime membership, the Baltimore Sun reports. His achievement was chewing a Pop-Tart into the shape of a gun.


Joshua Welch (Screenshot/Baltimore Sun)
The NRA gave Joshua Welch the free membership which usually costs $550 at a fundraiser Wednesday night for Anne Arundel County Republicans. Welch returned to playing games on his cellphone after he got the award, the Sun reported.

Welch got on the news after his March 1 suspension from Park Elementary School for the Pop-Tart incident. He was 7 then and denied trying to make the Pop-Tart look like a weapon.

When pressed by a CBS Baltimore reporter, though, Welch said, "When I was done, it turned out to be a gun, yeah."

Park Elementary told parents it would give counseling to any children who needed it after the Pop-Tart incident.

A lawyer has filed an appeal to get the two-day suspension off Welch's record.
TradEddie

Trad climber
Philadelphia, PA
May 31, 2013 - 08:16pm PT

We're trying out your theory right now in Afghanistan - like a university study. And it looks as if you've been proven wrong, in the real world. The overnight collapse you speak of is taking more than ten years! Sure it sounds good, but in practice, we see otherwise.
I might add, Afghanistan is largely populated by illiterate cave men.

What percentage of Afghans do you think are opposed to the US invasion of their country?

What percentage of the US population would actively support armed rebellion in response to passage of any gun control legislation seriously proposed by any member of congress over the last twenty years?

Name any guerrilla war won without support of the population?

TE


Da_Dweeb

climber
May 31, 2013 - 10:23pm PT
Woah Now..Settel down Pretty Pony

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TGT

Social climber
So Cal
May 31, 2013 - 10:58pm PT
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