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  •  And often it doesn't. (0+ / 0-)

    202-224-3121 to Congress in D.C. USE it! You can tell how big a person is by what it takes to discourage them. "We're not perfect, but they're nuts."--Barney Frank 01/02/2012

    by cany on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 06:21:54 PM PST

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    •  Well, so be it. (0+ / 0-)

      It's statistically proven, rapid engagement is less lethal to others than, non engagement, unless you're the NYPD.

      The whole decade needs an asterisk.

      by James Kresnik on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 07:16:01 PM PST

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      •  well, it goes back to gun owners. i don't trust (0+ / 0-)

        them, as a group, to be well trained, be able to deal with stress or aim. period.

        202-224-3121 to Congress in D.C. USE it! You can tell how big a person is by what it takes to discourage them. "We're not perfect, but they're nuts."--Barney Frank 01/02/2012

        by cany on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 07:46:23 PM PST

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        •  They're apparently more reliable than police. (0+ / 0-)

          Everything else is your feelings, which anyone protecting life in the moment of assault shouldn't be particularly concerned with.

          The whole decade needs an asterisk.

          by James Kresnik on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 07:49:12 PM PST

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          •  Keep dreamin. And defend your rights while (0+ / 0-)

            others die. It's your right, after all.

            202-224-3121 to Congress in D.C. USE it! You can tell how big a person is by what it takes to discourage them. "We're not perfect, but they're nuts."--Barney Frank 01/02/2012

            by cany on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 08:02:37 PM PST

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