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 Post subject: Re: Gun Control?
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 Post subject: Gun Reform
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Where is the "I Must Have More Nudity" thread when you need it? :?

Nude Gunman Kills 3 At Waffle House

(CNN) - Three people were killed and four were wounded in a shooting Sunday at a Waffle House in the Nashville area, Metro Nashville Police tweeted.

Police say the gunman, who was nude, opened fire at about 3:25 a.m. (4:25 a.m. ET).

CNN affiliate WSMV reported that the gunman was naked except for a green jacket when he entered the restaurant in the town of Antioch.

A customer wrestled away the rifle, police said.

Authorities are asking for the public's help in finding 29-year-old Travis Reinking of Morton, Illinois. Police said the gunman arrived in a vehicle registered to Reinking, though the gunman was last seen walking nude away from the scene.
It has occurred to me that, in this instance, the best defense against a bad guy with a gun was a good guy without a gun.

The suspect was last seen not wearing . . . 8)
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 Post subject: Re: Gun Control?
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So apparently, the treasonous NRA, who also colluded with Russia, are picking another traitor, Mr Iran-Contra himself to be their next president. :P

NRA To Name Oliver North As President
https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/nra-t ... li=BBnbfcL


Conservatives/Republican's are sending the USA straight into shithole terroitory, because shitholes tend to be run by treasonous dictators.


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 Post subject: Gun Reform
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A Day In The Life Of A Dutch Woman.

While I'm watching a walkthrough of Fatal Frame V, a Japanese horror game, Dad is watching a documentary on Vegas. He sees a picture of a hotel. "Wasn't that from the shooting?" he asked.
"Wasn't that in Texas?" I think, as I recall it was the one with the concert. I look up "las vegas shooting".

Results conjure up the Vegas shooting in 2014.


Fatal Frame, known as Project Zero in Europe and Zero in Japan, is a survival horror game series where you play, usually as a female character, in a place where you are spirited away. You fight ghosts by making photos of them with an antique camera. Most of them have a background story involving a ghastly ritual, that goes wrong, and then there's some kind of massacre and the place becomes a ghost town/house/hospital.
I'm just at the background story, a man came to a court to date a shrine maiden, but the shrine maiden refused, so he murdered her, then murdered all the other shrine maidens and then himself.

Sure I love the ancient Japanese style, but it would be a lot more realistic in the US...

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Apparently there's a shooting in Florida at a gaming conference, 6 dead...

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And another mass shooting.

How many more do you need until you realize you have some serious trouble there?

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 Post subject: Re: Gun Control?
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And another mass shooting.

How many more do you need until you realize you have some serious trouble there?


It's like.....how many times are you going to post something without realizing nothing will happen? This debate was over when 20 children were massacred and nothing was done. People can fight the good fight, but we will not have gun control.


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Nonetheless, you have some serious trouble there...

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Now anyone can skirt security, smuggle or plant a gun into a hospital...


Then the shooting at a Chicago hospital happened. I hope I'm not giving people ideas.

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 Post subject: Re: Gun Control?
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BBP wrote:
How many more do you need until you realize you have some serious trouble there?

438.

i've done the math.

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 Post subject: Re: Gun Control?
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You know what's the worst thing in all of that?

I'm fairly sure that if guns were to be banned, or at least heavily restricted, in the USA tomorrow, the violent crime rates wouldn't drop; if they wouldn't grow in certain places. Why?
The thing is that American society IS violent. The extreme corporatism and cult of material profit makes life a violent competition between people. Psychoactive drugs are ubiquitous, as they're recommended for pretty much everything by doctors, and are even advertised on TV. Alcoholism and illegal drug use is rampant, no matter what the social group is; rednecks do meth, poor colored people do crack, middle class white people and hispanics smoke weed, rich white collar people do coke, outcasts do heroin. Violence is portrayed in a positive light by media, be it video games, movies, series (where heroes are often criminals, prisoners... Meanwhile, you can show as many gruesome murders as you want on TV but showing a nipple is haram), people stress a lot due to the competitive nature of life, work, and because of the fear of having to foot the bill of an insanely expensive medical operation or lawsuit... while being deprived of paid leave in most professional sectors. In American culture, if you fail, it's your fault, you're just stupid and lazy, and your life and personality doesn't have a value, it has a price in USD.

That's the big problem in the USA. Remove the guns, people will stab each other. Remove the knives, people will hit each other with hammers and baseball bats. Remove that, people will poison each other. Remove that, and people will choke each other, or throw bricks... You get the picture. That's already what happens in the UK, which is one of the European countries with the highest rate of violent crimes, and even if you can't buy rounded edge cutlery without showing your ID now, it is still an extremely violent country.

Plus, banning guns in the US wouldn't take guns off the hands of criminals, who would then reign unchallenged... unless the police gets even more weapons, funding, personnel and power, which isn't really what you'd want, either. That's what happens in France, for example, where guns are relatively common but regulated (a huge majority of the guns are owned by retired hunters in the countryside, 95% if not more of urban dwellers don't own firearms), yet there are sales of military surplus assault rifles and explosives going on in districts with the highest crime rate. No, I'm not talking about the AR-15 that many Americans have, which are NOT military assault rifles (no full auto mode = not an assault rifle), I'm talking about Kalashnikov rifles from the Eastern Bloc, Uzi SMGs, grenades and rocket launchers. You hear every couple years about banks or cash transport armored trucks getting attacked with such grenade launchers, and several times a year about robberies or gang warfare involving assault rifles. These are, of course, all banned, and have been since the 30s.

Meanwhile, look at Switzerland. Assault rifles everywhere, minimal violent crime. The difference is cultural.

Of course, guns are too widespread in the USA, but they're only a part of the problem, and maybe not the biggest one.


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'Mama, I'm shot': Girl who wrote essay about gun violence is killed by stray bullet in Milwaukee

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(CNN) Sandra Parks wrote an award-winning essay about the constant shootings in her hometown of Milwaukee and elsewhere, and the emotional toll they have on young people like her.

"Little children are victims of senseless gun violence," she wrote. " ... I sit back and I have to escape from what I see and hear every day. When I do; I come to the same conclusion ... we are in a state of chaos."

Two years after she won an award for her essay, bullets shattered Sandra's bedroom window as she watched television Monday night. The stray bullet fired from outside her home hit the 13-year-old, killing her, CNN affiliate WISN reported.

"She took it like a soldier," her sister, Tatiana Ingram, told the affiliate. "She just walked in the room and said, 'Mama, I'm shot' ... The bullet wasn't even for her."


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