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Old 04-10-2013, 06:49 PM   #31
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I don't get the "we need guns to stop govt tyranny" angle anymore because:

1) US servicemen and women aren't going to use the force of the military to openly oppress their fellow citizens
2) The govt would use much more subversive techniques than open conflict to exercise power

Gun rights for protection against criminals makes a lot more sense.
Or just because it's in the Constitution, and that's still the law in this land. I could also make the argument from distributed stability, but it's kind of long and involved.
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Old 04-10-2013, 07:57 PM   #32
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God damn…Obama and the Democrats keep winning. This shit is unfair.

Here's something to cheer you up. From the great orange satan himself.
http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/0...g-except-Obama
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Old 04-10-2013, 09:40 PM   #33
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http://www.rollcall.com/news/manchin...html?pos=hftxt

God damn…Obama and the Democrats keep winning. This shit is unfair.


you and and your ilk are all the same. you don't give a fuck about what's good for the country, you just want "your" side to win, damn the consequences.
your kind disgusts me, and that's putting it kindly.

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Old 04-10-2013, 11:01 PM   #35
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Ever heard of Abdul-Rahman Al-Awlaki?

Yep, because gun rights in the US are going to stop an airstrike in Yemen. That wasnt the kind of govt force I was referring to.
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Old 04-10-2013, 11:10 PM   #36
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Yep, because gun rights in the US are going to stop an airstrike in Yemen. That wasnt the kind of govt force I was referring to.

Also is this oppression going to start before our father declares war on the United States or only after?
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Old 04-10-2013, 11:55 PM   #39
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Gun nuts make Kobe stans seem like logical well rounded thought out people.
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Old 04-11-2013, 12:17 AM   #40
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Go back to noo yawk you Obama lovin' ph@990t.

I never left.

Nice alt account by the way.
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Old 04-11-2013, 01:01 AM   #42
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Louis CK went from obscure and bitingly funny to overexposed and gratingly douchey in no time flat.
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Old 04-11-2013, 07:01 AM   #44
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I don't get the "we need guns to stop govt tyranny" angle anymore because:

1) US servicemen and women aren't going to use the force of the military to openly oppress their fellow citizens
2) The govt would use much more subversive techniques than open conflict to exercise power

Gun rights for protection against criminals makes a lot more sense.

I'll disagree with you here since I've taken a few history classes.
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Old 04-11-2013, 07:38 AM   #45
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You said service men/women would never force against citizens. You are quite wrong on that point.

I worded it poorly. I meant to convey that the military wouldnt be used as an oppressive force in the US. Openly tyrannical behavior such that the right to own arms would matter isnt going to happen.
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