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If I walk into a gun shop, I expect to see weapons, and people, and people carrying weapons. People in a gun shop may well be buying weapons. I do not shoot them. I do not panic. I do not call 9-...
by benamery21
Comment Count 24 comments on Sat Aug 09, 2014 at 09:16 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
I've posted a few comments in the diary that is currently up on the Rec list about the person who was shot by cops in the WalMart with a toy gun, here: http://www.dailykos.com/story/2014/08/07/...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 33 comments on Thu Aug 07, 2014 at 07:11 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Some good news today out of Massachusetts: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/01/massachusetts-gun-laws_n_5641556.html?utm_hp_ref=...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Aug 01, 2014 at 10:38 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
In a sign that he's aggressively reaching out to Millennials and Silicon Valley, GOP Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky - considered a potential White House contender in 2016 - will be the keynote speaker ...
by annieli
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Jul 18, 2014 at 08:36 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Breaking now: Deputy constables say at least five people have been killed in a shooting in northwest Harris County. The shooting happened late Wednesday afternoon in the 700 block of Leaflet in ...
by JR
Comment Count 163 comments on Wed Jul 09, 2014 at 04:37 PM PDT with 134 Recommends
Get out your barf bags people, because look who's coming to Kansas: http://www.kansas.com/2014/07/08/3543869/rick-santorum-to-join-sam-brownback....
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Jul 09, 2014 at 08:28 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Joseph Farah is the co-founder of World Net Daily , a right-wing extremist blog which would not exist at all, but for otherwise thoroughly debunked conspiracy theories. Blogger and micro-celebrity,
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Jul 06, 2014 at 12:03 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
TX music lovers mock gun enthusiasts with Open Carry Guitar Rally This is my sense of humor,” said event organizer Barry Kooda, a musician who’s played for ...
by xxdr zombiexx
Comment Count 124 comments on Sat Jun 28, 2014 at 08:21 AM PDT with 96 Recommends
Eviscerated nuns or a spoonerism for firearms enthusiast, one should be shocked, shocked that liberals/progressives should be so (in)tolerant in a democracy. Sister Sarah: There is ...
by annieli
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Jun 26, 2014 at 04:29 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
He was a rising senior and standout scholar-athlete at his high school. I was the cardiac sonographer on weekend call at the regional trauma center. Answering a mid-afternoon page, I was promptly ...
by SteelerGrrl
Comment Count 46 comments on Thu Jun 26, 2014 at 01:10 PM PDT with 263 Recommends
This article is part of a Daily Kos Firearms Law and Policy group series on Gun Laws and Shooting Injuries in Canada and Australia. The series will examine the experience of Canada and Australia: ...
by Hugh Jim Bissell
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Jul 08, 2014 at 06:01 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
This article is part of a Daily Kos Firearms Law and Policy group series on Gun Laws and Shooting Injuries in Canada and Australia. The series will examine the experience of Canada and Australia: ...
by Hugh Jim Bissell
Comment Count 23 comments on Mon Jul 07, 2014 at 06:01 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
INTRODUCTION Since the year 2000, over 100,000 Americans suffer a gunshot wound every year – over 30,000 of those gunshot injuries are fatal. Of all western industrialized nations, America has ...
by Hugh Jim Bissell
Comment Count 36 comments on Sun Jul 06, 2014 at 06:01 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
As a retired public health academic, I have been considering writing a book on guns, violence, and America. However, I just ran across a new book that is very comprehensible and very thorough in ...
by ATexican
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Jun 25, 2014 at 09:59 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
My last diary was on the uptick in openly carried firearms at the bar/restaurant where I work. Less than a week later, things escalated. We're going to have to post a sign forbidding all weapons. ...
by Marcus Tullius
Comment Count 581 comments on Mon Jun 16, 2014 at 11:24 PM PDT with 611 Recommends
Someone diaried last night about the lack of music threads on DKos recently, so I thought I's come up with one for people to ponder. Unfortunately, gun violence has become all too common in the USA,
by 728huey
Comment Count 51 comments on Thu Jun 12, 2014 at 05:48 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
I work at a pub. An alehouse and eatery, with a full service (hard liquor) bar, sixteen taps, wine, etc. I've been there four years now, and only in the last six months have I seen folks carrying a ...
by Marcus Tullius
Comment Count 360 comments on Mon Jun 02, 2014 at 11:43 PM PDT with 333 Recommends
No one will ever suspect a thing ... I had actually started writing this piece before the most recent mass shooting and then it happened again. How many times do we have to say that? As ...
by Mark E Andersen
Comment Count 262 comments on Sun Jun 01, 2014 at 10:54 AM PDT with 94 Recommends
Is in the very first sentence of the constitution: We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, *establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common ...
by wilderness voice
Comment Count 137 comments on Tue May 27, 2014 at 02:27 PM PDT with 85 Recommends
Those words are some of the first coined by our not yet emergent at the time nation. You notice the force of arms references are missing. We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are ...
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue May 27, 2014 at 11:51 AM PDT with 16 Recommends