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  •  Ultimately the point isn't hitting (1+ / 0-)
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    a target, it's the ability to hit a number of targets. Anyone saying anything else is blowing smoke.

    "The object of persecution is persecution. The object of torture is torture. The object of power is power. Now do you begin to understand me?" ~Orwell, "1984"

    by Lily O Lady on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 10:09:21 AM PST

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    •  Markmanship isn't the issue at all... (2+ / 0-)
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      It's why do we need hi cap para-military versions of real mankillers loose on the streets at all?

      We don't.

      Enough said.  But as a deer hunter in my younger days, markmanship was a key desire.  It brought home the venison.

      President Obama has won, the Senate is in Democratic hands, and America now has to recover from the bitter divide that only the Republicans wanted. Hope for today, tomorrow and the future! Let's get to it!

      by boilerman10 on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 06:35:26 PM PST

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      •  I don't think you used an (1+ / 0-)
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        assault rifle to bring home the venison. Yet so many of my fellow Georgians are out there buying up all the assault rifles before the much feared and anticipated ban. They can't be thinking of marksmanship, only firepower.

        "The object of persecution is persecution. The object of torture is torture. The object of power is power. Now do you begin to understand me?" ~Orwell, "1984"

        by Lily O Lady on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 08:55:10 PM PST

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