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  •  Thank goodness they had guns in the house (2+ / 0-)
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    SilentBrook, Devsd

    Because that seems to working out so well lately.

    I would really like one of these knuckledragging, right-wing idiots to explain to the rest of us why their right to own a gun is more important than the right of 20 first-graders to live.

    Aren't they the "sanctity of life" party?

    They've done studies, you know. 60% of the time, it works every time. -- Brian Fantana

    by IndyScott on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 11:51:28 AM PST

    •  "Sanctity of life" until born party. eom (2+ / 0-)
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      Bisbonian, Devsd

      A winning campaign? You didn't build that...

      by SilentBrook on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 02:39:58 PM PST

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    •  Indy I just asked a gun defender that very ques (1+ / 0-)
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      the response was...and I quote "his gun did not kill those children, his MIND did"  

      (bangs head on keyboard)

      "You've got to be an optimist to be a Democrat, and a humorist to stay one" - Will Rogers

      by KnotIookin on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 03:25:44 PM PST

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      •  rebuttal for that (0+ / 0-)

        try eating soup without a spoon. Or driving a nail without a hammer. Or chopping down a tree without a chainsaw, etc.

        Sure, you don't need it, but tools make jobs easier. That's why we have them in the first place: to make a task easier.

        Guns are tools. You certainly can be violent without one, but it's indisputable that guns are extremely effective tools, well-suited to their function.

        Views Differ On Shape Of Planet

        by nota bene on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 06:34:39 PM PST

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