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Yo! What up? This diary is in response to this one by brooklynbadboy, which I read earlier today with much interest. It's way too simplistic. Totally not working for me, man. The answer why ...
by Colorado is the Shiznit
Comment Count 176 comments on Wed Sep 11, 2013 at 01:51 PM PDT with 276 Recommends
This makes me retch. If there is a God, may he damn these people to the lowest reaches of hell. Mass murder is a sad but inevitable consequence of the wonderful Second Amendment, according to an ...
by TomP
Comment Count 236 comments on Mon Dec 17, 2012 at 12:06 PM PST with 266 Recommends
Because you'd dismiss it as another of those endless April Fools posts. Much as I wish it were, I'm afraid that Louisiana's latest state legislator really is Barry Ivey, and he intends to live up ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 155 comments on Tue Apr 02, 2013 at 06:13 AM PDT with 201 Recommends
Oops. A Fort Wayne, Indiana man is dead after the gun he was selling to a relative accidentally discharged into his chest. Fort Wayne Police said that the man, whose name has not been released, was ...
by xxdr zombiexx
Comment Count 297 comments on Sun Feb 23, 2014 at 11:23 AM PST with 123 Recommends
I know gun owners hate the term "gun nuts", but this is exactly the sort of thing that makes the term a fair description of some gun owners . Minneapolis and St. Paul have events called "Open ...
by ericf
Comment Count 184 comments on Wed Jun 19, 2013 at 11:43 AM PDT with 112 Recommends
That is the first line of Reframing the Gun Debate , a New York Times column by Charles M. Blow that I highly recommend. He follows with this paragraph: This time, nearly a month after the horrible ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 49 comments on Thu Jan 10, 2013 at 03:21 AM PST with 87 Recommends
Interesting news, and I think a good thing overall. The Obama campaign is not closing up shop. It is transforming itself: President Barack Obama’s remaining campaign apparatus will relaunch ...
by TomP
Comment Count 76 comments on Fri Jan 18, 2013 at 06:12 AM PST with 86 Recommends
Why? Because it's NEVER the right time to talk about how to prevent things like this from happening. I was going to write something blistering about "now is not the time" yesterday but the last ...
by Dave in Northridge
Comment Count 108 comments on Sat Dec 15, 2012 at 07:00 PM PST with 47 Recommends
I really did not want to write about guns; however, after seeing the crap that has floated through my facebook feed the last couple day that has been posted by people I thought were sane and who I ...
by Mark E Andersen
Comment Count 22 comments on Fri Jan 18, 2013 at 10:18 AM PST with 26 Recommends
I really tire of ignorant NRA gun enthusiasts yelling "Second Amendment, Second Amendment" whenever someone tries to prevent some of the rivers of blood created by gun violence. Case in point: ...
by TomP
Comment Count 57 comments on Fri Feb 01, 2013 at 08:20 AM PST with 23 Recommends
I'm reposting this, from yesterday, with an UPDATE: My father grew up in the country, where, as a boy he hunted and fished and went off for days on hunting trips by himself. At 17, Dad joined the ...
by freelancewoman
Comment Count 27 comments on Sun Dec 16, 2012 at 10:01 AM PST with 20 Recommends
My father grew up in the country, where, as a boy he hunted and fished and went off for days on hunting trips by himself. At 17, Dad joined the Navy, the week after Pearl Harbor -- all his friends ...
by freelancewoman
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Dec 15, 2012 at 09:50 AM PST with 20 Recommends
While the world was dealing with Newtown, Conecticut; my family was planning a funeral for my husband's mother. It's one thing to deal with a death that you are expecting and hoping to put off for ...
by JDWolverton
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Feb 02, 2013 at 04:55 PM PST with 19 Recommends
The Huffington Post has all the details on the latest embarrassment from the Right Wing Clown Show led by human chancre Alex Jones. These wingers, gun nuts and all around teanuts decided that ...
by pistolSO
Comment Count 33 comments on Tue Jan 08, 2013 at 02:21 PM PST with 18 Recommends
Police in Iceland shot and killed a guy the other day (search "Iceland" on Google News). He had a shotgun (presumably because Iceland doesn't really have a big old smorgasboard when it comes to ...
by oldpotsmuggler
Comment Count 74 comments on Thu Dec 05, 2013 at 08:02 PM PST with 17 Recommends
I am not a woman of many words so I'll put my 4 point plan (lol) out here for the community to discuss (hopefully). 1- Require every gun owner to buy insurance on every weapon they own. Separately. ...
by goi41662
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Dec 17, 2012 at 02:28 AM PST with 17 Recommends
by Elon James White
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon May 06, 2013 at 03:04 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Posting this on behalf of MomsRising's CEO, Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner (@rowefinkbeiner): We are beyond heartbroken as we think of the kindergarteners and others that died today in Connecticut. Today ...
by Rolling
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Dec 14, 2012 at 02:45 PM PST with 16 Recommends
West Virginia generally has a pro-gun culture and is fertile ground for the NRA. That's why this statement by Senator Joe Manchin, a West Virginia Democrat and NRA member, is so important. “ I ...
by TomP
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon Dec 17, 2012 at 06:49 AM PST with 15 Recommends
This oughtta be good: 70000 people are expected for a 3 day conference about guns with the NRA battling the nation's renewed push demand for increased gun regulation and safety. It's not a pep ...
by xxdr zombiexx
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu May 02, 2013 at 04:55 PM PDT with 14 Recommends