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  •  BSA still teaches merit badges for (1+ / 0-)
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    Archery, rifle shooting & shotgun shooting.  There is no merit badge for hand guns or semi-automatic weapons.  

    Interesting side note is that the Eagle required safety merit badge seems to have no mention of gun safety in the home, although it does ask the scouts to make a list of things they can do to make their home and family safer.

    "Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a certain poverty of ambition. It asks too little of yourself. Because it's only when you hitch your wagon to something larger than yourself that you realize your true potential." - Barack Obama

    by Ricochet67 on Tue Apr 09, 2013 at 10:49:55 AM PDT

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