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Re-Elected Barack Obama: Come at Me

Uber Dave Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 12:35 AM
Illuminati Wrote: 36 minutes ago (11:51 PM) "Guns make people think the have control in a world in which they have no control. They usually have small a small peckers. It is a scientific fact" No, stupid... ...Guns make miscreants think twice when they believe that they're the original Billy Badass and start acting the fool... ...And that's an ironclad, guaranteed fact.
cammmmm Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 12:56 AM
THEN WHY DO COUNTRIES WITH THE MOST RESTRICTIVE GUN LAWS HAVE THE LEAST VIOLENT CRIME PER CAPITA..... AS AN EXAMPLE CANADA HAS A MUCH LOWER MURDER AND CRIME RATE THAN THE US.

BUT DONT LET FACTS AND STATISTICS GET IN THE WAY LOL
AmyDB Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 1:04 AM
facts & statistics state that the US isn't in the top 20, 25, 30, or 35 on murders per capita.

http://www.nationmaster.com/graph/cri_mur_percap-crime-murders-per-capita

It isn't until you get to gun crime that the US gets within the top 5. Even then we're not #1

http://www.nationmaster.com/graph/cri_mur_wit_fir-crime-murders-with-firearms

MudontheTires Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 1:07 AM
THEN WHY DO COUNTRIES WITH THE MOST RESTRICTIVE GUN LAWS HAVE THE LEAST VIOLENT CRIME PER CAPITA

Ever heard of Nazi Germany or the USSR? They had "restrictive" gun laws- private ownership was illegal, period. And people were murdered in those countries all the time, BY THE GOVERNMENT.

If you want to live in a country which has gun control, try Cuba.

Good Lord, you progs are stupid.
aebe Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 1:19 AM
More people are murdered with weapons other than guns.However,guns are the means of self defense that are entirely egalitarian.I'm too stove up to make use of any martial skills.Should I simply roll over for the bad guys ?

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