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Sports Writer: The NRA is the New KKK

Quintus_T_Cicero Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 10:52 AM
nobrainmass: Just recently an NYC Police spokesman commented that in this entire year there has only been one day when there has NOT been a shooting, stabbing, or slashing. Should we illegalize knives too?
nodeamass Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 10:55 AM
No. But since you bobblies claim that killings can occur through other means such as skull bashing with a bat, then your 'need' for self defense could also occur using a bat or knife. So, why do people insist on having guns for self defense, when knives, golf clubs, panties and dental floss can also be used as 'self defense weapons?
TaxFree1031 Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 10:56 AM
You should leave. That would make TH a moron free zone
Cleombrotus2011 Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 10:58 AM
Because most times the aggessor is larger and stronger than his victim. A gun equalizes the odds a lot more effectively than those other methods of self-defense. Even a martaila arts expert will fear a woman with a gun
Bigdogoffthechain11 Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 11:01 AM
firearms are more effective.
Cleombrotus2011 Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 10:54 AM
Here in Portland, Maine the cops say in the inner city there are stabbings constantly.
nodeamass Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 10:56 AM
So, knives are effective self defense weapons, aren't they?

Fox Sports columnist Jason Whitlock, the same writer Bob Costas based his ridiculous anti-gun halftime report on over the weekend, told CNN's Roland Martin yesterday that the NRA is the new KKK. 

Sports gets so much attention, and people tune out the real world, that I try to take advantage of the opportunity to talk about the real world when sports lends itself to that and try to open people’s eyes. You know, I did not go as far as I’d like to go because my thoughts on the NRA and America’s gun culture – I believe...