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  •  Her name is Gayle Trotter. (5+ / 0-)

    The NYT says she is a senior fellow at a conservative think tank cleverly labeled the "Independent Women's Forum."

    Its paper on gun issues: "Gun Control Regulations Disarm Women." It buys the NRA's line lock, stock, barrel and full hi-cap magazine.

    The Senate Judiciary's Republicans must have been really turned on to find a woman before them - a woman who's a real attorney, too! - eager to talk about women's rights in the same sentences as guns and ammo.

    We were all thrilled - Weren't we? Admit it! - with her word pictures of a mom protecting her babies (who ostensibly were somewhere out of range) with a semi-automatic rifle and dozens of bullets preparing to blaze away at intruders.

    2014 IS COMING. Build up the Senate. Win back the House : 17 seats. Plus!

    by TRPChicago on Sat Feb 02, 2013 at 02:09:25 PM PST

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    •  "6 bullets are not enough for Mothers to (4+ / 0-)
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      protect their babies when 3, 4, or 5! ... hardened criminals ... invade their homes ..."  

      I thought for sure they were playing Saturday Night Live.  My hubby and I burst right out laughing.  Lady, you don't need an AR-15 ... you need a moving van ... back to this PLANET if you think that American mothers NEED that kind of fire power to "defend their babies."

      Sorry, I'm laughing, again.

      Frankly, I think she's just another in a long line of GOP grifters going after Ann Coulter's market.

      Plutocracy (noun) Greek ploutokratia, from ploutos wealth; 1) government by the wealthy; 2) 21st c. U.S.A.; 3) 22nd c. The World

      by bkamr on Sat Feb 02, 2013 at 02:56:14 PM PST

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      •  An end to good ole days of pistol packin' mamas! (1+ / 0-)
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        Say Hello to loaded Bushmasters near babies rooms all across America. Is this a great country? Or what!

        2014 IS COMING. Build up the Senate. Win back the House : 17 seats. Plus!

        by TRPChicago on Sat Feb 02, 2013 at 08:41:15 PM PST

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