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Yes. So why take it out on the tool or those who use over 300 million of these tools each day?
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Good grief! 300 million deaths or maims a day? What exactly is being shot?

It has for sure made a difference in Australia. Some mad MEN are now using knives, but they are not weapons of mass destruction, neither are cars.

300 million? What? Who?

GG.





Buck 45 Wrote:
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> "The guns are beautiful works of art, or rather
> craft,"
>
> - Agreed.
>
> "it is the mad men, men, don't hear about women?
>
> - While the people who commit this specific act
> are important to identify, if we do hope to
> understand and perhaps mitigate this happening, I
> think we should take care not to apply or even
> hint at a sexist frame. I'm not saying that you
> are but there are people like Aine who do.
>
> "it is the mad.... who use them wrongly that is
> the problem."
>
> - Yes. So why take it out on the tool or those
> who use over 300 million of these tools each day?
>
> "Fire is useful too, but pyromaniacs are no good.
> Not much can be done about the last, but something
> can be done about too many guns"
>
> - Again, why take it out on the tool? Drunk
> driving or like ldenny pointed out up thread,
> texting and driving, kill and maim far more people
> each year than firearms. The numbers skyrocket
> when you just look at driving in general. By your
> gun logic, why aren't we outlawing alcohol,
> phones, or cars?
>
> "especially the automatic ones."
>
> - They already are, save for a person going
> through the highest level of background checks and
> spending $10,000 to $50,000+ for the one rifle
> made before 1986.... I posted this on
> "[url=http://grahamhancock.com/phorum/read.php?2,6
> 34414,634414#msg-634414]Assault Weapons[/url]" a
> while ago.
>
> "It has been done successfully in Australia."
>
> - That's debatable. The murder trend didn't
> change from the decades prior, which was always in
> the decline - just like in the US, where both gun
> ownership and population have drastically
> increased. What isn't debatable is the
> subordinate and subjugated state of the Australian
> people. They're like how every dictatorial power
> wants them, unarmed.
>
> Thomas

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Re: Shooting in Elkmont, Alabama 74 PB Bytes 04-Sep-19 16:13
Re: Shooting in Elkmont, Alabama 81 Warwick 04-Sep-19 16:26
Re: Other mass shootings Last Week, USA 77 PB Bytes 04-Sep-19 18:55
Re: Other mass shootings Last Week, USA 80 ldennyjr 04-Sep-19 21:12
Re: Other mass shootings Last Week, USA 74 Aine 04-Sep-19 21:22
Re: Other mass shootings Last Week, USA 76 ldennyjr 04-Sep-19 22:33
Re: Other mass shootings Last Week, USA 72 OCaptain 05-Sep-19 01:34
Re: Other mass shootings Last Week, USA 67 ldennyjr 05-Sep-19 14:21
Re: Other mass shootings Last Week, USA 61 OCaptain 05-Sep-19 16:16
Re: Other mass shootings Last Week, USA 55 greengirl5 05-Sep-19 05:09
Re: Other mass shootings Last Week, USA 57 ldennyjr 07-Sep-19 13:05
Re: Shooting in Midland, TX 85 ldennyjr 04-Sep-19 17:09
Re: Shooting in Midland, TX 78 OCaptain 04-Sep-19 18:17
Re: Shooting in Midland, TX 67 Aine 04-Sep-19 18:31
Re: Shooting in Midland, TX 77 Warwick 04-Sep-19 18:39
Re: Shooting in Midland, TX 77 Aine 04-Sep-19 18:50
Re: Shooting in Midland, TX 87 Archaic 04-Sep-19 20:40
Re: Shooting in Midland, TX 84 Aine 04-Sep-19 21:24
Re: Shooting in Midland, TX 68 Archaic 05-Sep-19 04:08
Re: Shooting in Midland, TX 67 OCaptain 05-Sep-19 00:17
Re: Shooting in Midland, TX 72 Archaic 05-Sep-19 05:26
Re: Shooting in Midland, TX 62 OCaptain 05-Sep-19 10:42
Re: Shooting in Midland, TX 63 Archaic 10-Sep-19 16:32
Re: Shooting in Midland, TX 66 OCaptain 11-Sep-19 13:05
Exactly. 91 Archaic 14-Sep-19 03:53
Never 78 Buck 45 05-Sep-19 00:24
Re: Never 69 OCaptain 05-Sep-19 01:41
Welcome to reality 69 Buck 45 05-Sep-19 02:21
Re: Welcome to reality 71 OCaptain 05-Sep-19 02:49
Aaaaand back to Clown World 75 Buck 45 05-Sep-19 04:31
Re: Aaaaand back to Clown World 79 OCaptain 05-Sep-19 11:16
Ah, the out dated argument now... 69 Buck 45 05-Sep-19 23:24
Re: Never 70 greengirl5 05-Sep-19 05:18
Re: Never 83 PB Bytes 05-Sep-19 18:50
To end end? Like, forever-ever? 69 Buck 45 05-Sep-19 23:16
Gun problems 70 greengirl5 06-Sep-19 00:10
More reasonable than most! 74 Buck 45 06-Sep-19 01:13
Re: More reasonable than most! 79 greengirl5 06-Sep-19 02:51
300+ million owned tools 59 Buck 45 06-Sep-19 04:14
And just maybe... 97 Racho 06-Sep-19 04:33
You mean his Prius... :D 61 Buck 45 07-Sep-19 01:28
Re: 300+ million owned tools 70 adequatedane 06-Sep-19 23:26
Acceptance 68 Buck 45 07-Sep-19 01:59
Re: Gun problems 72 adequatedane 06-Sep-19 23:04
Re: Gun problems 75 greengirl5 06-Sep-19 23:21
Sorry GG 72 Racho 06-Sep-19 23:25
Re: Sorry GG 61 greengirl5 09-Sep-19 06:21
As is or..... 76 Buck 45 07-Sep-19 02:16
Only in America 73 greengirl5 09-Sep-19 06:36
... because we want equality 56 Buck 45 09-Sep-19 11:09
Re: ... because we want equality 67 Warwick 09-Sep-19 16:16
And my context is accurate 58 Buck 45 10-Sep-19 04:23
Re: And my context is accurate 61 Warwick 10-Sep-19 16:10
Hence, the value of a 2A 60 Buck 45 11-Sep-19 03:55
Re: Hence, the value of a 2A 58 Warwick 11-Sep-19 16:54
You're welcome 65 Buck 45 12-Sep-19 05:39
Re: You're welcome 61 Warwick 12-Sep-19 17:23
It's all good, we won. 69 Buck 45 13-Sep-19 02:58
Re: It's all good, we won. 59 OCaptain 13-Sep-19 11:07
It's second for a reason 66 Buck 45 13-Sep-19 13:09
Re: It's second for a reason 59 OCaptain 13-Sep-19 13:46
Now you're free 68 Buck 45 13-Sep-19 14:41
Re: Now you're free 63 OCaptain 13-Sep-19 15:49
Re: ... because we want equality 63 OCaptain 09-Sep-19 17:04
Re: ... because we want equality 52 Warwick 09-Sep-19 20:19
You first 66 Buck 45 10-Sep-19 04:26
Re: Only in America 68 adequatedane 09-Sep-19 13:03
Re: Gun problems 73 adequatedane 07-Sep-19 12:01
Re: Gun problems 71 greengirl5 09-Sep-19 06:40
Re: Gun problems 62 adequatedane 09-Sep-19 13:45
Re: To end end? Like, forever-ever? 72 ldennyjr 07-Sep-19 18:02
Re: To end end? Like, forever-ever? 68 OCaptain 08-Sep-19 13:08
Re: To end end? Like, forever-ever? 63 ldennyjr 08-Sep-19 14:37
Re: To end end? Like, forever-ever? 73 Warwick 08-Sep-19 18:30
More like political convenience 76 Buck 45 09-Sep-19 01:11
Re: More like political convenience 65 OCaptain 09-Sep-19 14:22
Re: More like political convenience 79 Warwick 09-Sep-19 16:05
Was that so hard? 79 Buck 45 10-Sep-19 05:00


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