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Cultural Deviancy, Not Guns

Carlos_7 Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 7:16 PM
"reconnoitered" Umm ... (Being a Detroit High School dropout) I find it offensive/insensitive/unfair that Walter Williams would pen a column with such an advanced (+ 5th grade level) diction. I have enough trouble with: to, too, two; its and it's; and d'ems, d'ats, and d'ose.
pistol packing mama Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 12:08 AM
Hey - you don't watch enough Bill Oreilly or you would know what d'at word means! Look it up:

There's a story told about a Paris chief of police who was called to a department store to stop a burglary in progress. Upon his arrival, he reconnoitered the situation and ordered his men to surround the entrances of the building next door. When questioned about his actions, he replied that he didn't have enough men to cover the department store's many entrances but he did have enough for the building next door. Let's see whether there are similarities between his strategy and today's gun control strategy.

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