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Two-thirds of U.S.
weapons owners would
´defy´ a federal gun ban

Washington Times, by Jennifer Harper

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 1/20/2013 9:34:34 PM

interesting little factoid has emerged from a new Fox News poll of U.S. voters: Personal sentiments are strong and defiant among many U.S. gun owners. Question 46 in the wide-ranging survey of more than 1,000 registered voters asks if there is a gun in the household. Overall, 52 percent of the respondents said yes, someone in their home owned a gun. That number included 65 percent of Republicans, 59 percent of conservatives, 38 percent of Democrats and 41 percent of liberals. But on to Question 47, addressed to those with a gun in their home:

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There is a large percentage of Democrats who would defy the law in this poll. Someone needs to send this to Schumer.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: jrmax13, 1/20/2013 9:37:42 PM     (No. 9128940)

Guns?

What Guns .... ?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Ribicon, 1/20/2013 9:42:33 PM     (No. 9128945)

No guns in this house, either. Nor ammo. Who would own such a thing? Someone might get hurt.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: TunnelRat, 1/20/2013 9:50:27 PM     (No. 9128956)

I might have defied a federal gun ban, but have lost all mine in an unfortunate boating accident...

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Reply 4 - Posted by: revdeppisch316, 1/20/2013 9:57:28 PM     (No. 9128965)

Let me see, last time I looked this was the sovereign state of Tennessee-- we ban feds here not guns.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: partoftheproblem, 1/20/2013 10:14:42 PM     (No. 9128983)

lemmie see.....

A random stranger calls my house claiming to be taking a poll and asks if I plan to break the law should it come to it.

And 2/3 of respondents said "heck yeah."

The Democrats are so utterly screwed.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Udanja99, 1/20/2013 10:19:48 PM     (No. 9128992)

If I owned guns, I certainly wouldn´t admit it to some stranger of the phone. 52%? Heh.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Northern Redman, 1/20/2013 10:26:24 PM     (No. 9129009)

I don´t own a gun, but if they banned them I would buy one illegally.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: kono, 1/20/2013 10:27:30 PM     (No. 9129012)

Bans would make felons out of a sizeable percentage of citizens. Sounds like prohibition to me. And I expect the results won´t be too different, either.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ledbythnose, 1/20/2013 10:28:25 PM     (No. 9129015)

Some illegal Aliens came in the night and took mine. How unfortunate.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: trappedinmn, 1/20/2013 10:49:23 PM     (No. 9129048)

If it´s not constitutional, we don´t have to comply. No problem.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Salt5792, 1/20/2013 10:59:59 PM     (No. 9129057)

Nagin and his minions confiscated guns in NO during Katrina. No big problems. It must be easier than people think.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: kanphil, 1/20/2013 11:41:20 PM     (No. 9129110)

Just because a bunch of boobs in D.C. vote to take away my rights doesn´t mean they CAN take away my rights.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: lil dotty, 1/20/2013 11:47:02 PM     (No. 9129123)

All we have in this house is an assault hammer with a rubber grip....and nails.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Mr. Hanky, 1/20/2013 11:49:40 PM     (No. 9129126)

Guns are icky. I lost all my guns in a tragic boating accident.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: coldoc, 1/20/2013 11:53:38 PM     (No. 9129131)

We dont have no stinkin´ guns.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 1/21/2013 12:02:25 AM     (No. 9129142)

Personally, I don´t discuss - with anyone - what guns may or may not be in my possession.
If I´d received this survey , the answer to that question would have been along the lines of "MYOB".

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Reply 17 - Posted by: bogeegolf, 1/21/2013 12:02:57 AM     (No. 9129143)

I used to own guns but I wasn´t a very good shot so I just carry hand grenades now.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Pinchem, 1/21/2013 12:57:48 AM     (No. 9129180)

Senators Schumer and Feinstein: Do your gun bans include nail guns, cap pistols and water pistols? Just curious how far your hypocrisy goes.

Gun Free Zones = YOU are a TARGET.


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Reply 19 - Posted by: eorsc, 1/21/2013 1:56:11 AM     (No. 9129224)

Actually, a nail gun might be a good thing to keep around, cocked and loaded.I know of a carpenter who killed a big snake with his.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: hamrman, 1/21/2013 1:57:01 AM     (No. 9129226)

The number will be higher than that!

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 1/21/2013 4:34:34 AM     (No. 9129302)

#19, an interesting choice for those who live in places where you can´t own a gun.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: BirdsNest, 1/21/2013 6:59:26 AM     (No. 9129394)

#18 and 19, I was thinking that a nail gun would be a handy tool to have at the ready and would hurt like heck if it was aimed and connected with tissue around the knees or thighs of an intruder, and then again as the bad guy is running away, in the buttocks!! This is cheering me up immensely!

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Reply 23 - Posted by: kenecarroll, 1/21/2013 7:05:13 AM     (No. 9129402)

To all my fellow gun owners...I pray that we are all smart enough to NOT march in the streets with our guns but Unite. The day that we march in the streets with our guns will be the day "O" sets loose his drones on us. Think people.....

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Mazeman, 1/21/2013 7:06:39 AM     (No. 9129403)

Molon Labe

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Reply 25 - Posted by: privateer, 1/21/2013 7:37:41 AM     (No. 9129456)

Re: ignoring laws you consider "unconstitutional"...first: YOU don´t get to decide that. And second: just as newer, more brutal texts of the cur-an supercede earlier, gentler ones, Tyrant Hussein´s "Roolz for good Goobermint" supercede the United States Constitution. The job will be complete when he stacks the SOTUS with a couple more commie puppets.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: provide, 1/21/2013 7:38:29 AM     (No. 9129458)

They have never seen a Super-Soaker full of alcohol at work. Then let ´em shoot.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: thepass, 1/21/2013 8:08:46 AM     (No. 9129501)

Sadly, all were lost in a canoeing accident.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: pete moss, 1/21/2013 8:11:17 AM     (No. 9129504)

#23 is correct. Obama would love the opportunity.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Bad Dog, 1/21/2013 8:47:37 AM     (No. 9129564)

I have nothing to say about this. I don´t know nuthin´ ´bout no guns, in my house, or anybody else´s.

It´s just NOYFB.

Molon labe, indeed.

I wouldn´t even admit to -- scratch that -- I meant, OWN a Hello Kitty bubble gun at this point.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: stryker714, 1/21/2013 8:48:47 AM     (No. 9129567)

Oh the pessimists. Let´s stay objective and keep things in context: Marching in the streets wasn´t even mentioned in the story. It looks like it is a comment by the poster Miss K. It´s only a hypothesis.

Let´s say every state revolted over a gun ban. Well then bamboozler needs at least 50 drones. If it is more than just the capitol in each state being marched on, he´ll need multiple drones and that gets complicated. He can´t drone himself out of every scenario. Besides what goes up must come down and we´ll converge on the air fields where they are launched and destroy them if he stoops that low.

This skeletal poseur is a foreign invader here to destroy the USA and implement Islamic Socialism and he should be treated as such as in no mercy. A comprehensive ban probably won´t happen but this man does not take no for an answer. Look what happened with the final decision on the UN/ACA.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: monique, 1/21/2013 8:54:25 AM     (No. 9129582)

hmmm. 2/3 of people who say they are weapon owners would defy a federal gun ban, and 100% of those who have weapons, but say they don´t would defy a federal gun ban, well, perhaps the militia will not be unarmed.

And just what is the "militia"? No less than the co-author of the 2nd Amendment, George Mason, tells us: "I ask, sir, what is the militia? It is the whole people[.] ... To disarm the people is the best and most effectual way to enslave them."

Read more: http://www.americanthinker.com/2013/01/a_not_so_brief_history_of_the_gun.html#ixzz2IYjQEG9X




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Reply 32 - Posted by: gwmcclintok, 1/21/2013 8:59:34 AM     (No. 9129592)

"I ask, Sir, what is the militia? It is the whole people. To disarm the people is the best and most effectual way to enslave them." George Mason, Co-author of the Second Amendment, during Virginia´s Convention to Ratify the Constitution, 1788

I truly believe some day this country will implode and split up into states again. I am first a citizen of North Carolina and second a citizen of USA.

The most important amendment is the second amendment. If my forbears died to create the constitution of these United States....it is my obligation to defend it and die for it as well. Which I almost did once on a bloody trail on the Laotian border.

There are a lot of dangerous old men out here in America.....with much training, spirit and gumption.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: lasvegaslou, 1/21/2013 9:12:38 AM     (No. 9129625)

These polls are meaningless. Anyone who would respond truthfully to some complete stranger calling their home and asking personal questions is an idiot to begin with and I don´t give a toot what they think about anything.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: melman, 1/21/2013 9:34:52 AM     (No. 9129663)

There was a demorat asssemblyman arrested for threatining the Nevada State speaker. When arrested during a traffic stop it was found he had a GUN in the car. Imagine that a Demorat politician with a gun... Story posted in the Las Vegas Review-Journal
tried to post it by this site said it would not post from that domain?

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Reply 35 - Posted by: Layne´s Soapbox, 1/21/2013 9:39:36 AM     (No. 9129673)

Yeah, lost the guns in a fishing incident: fish jumped out of the water, stole the guns, said something about revenge, and we left lickity split. So all we´ve got is the tool box and the water guns. Hmm...

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Reply 36 - Posted by: Dreadnought, 1/21/2013 9:41:38 AM     (No. 9129677)

18th Amendment

Section 1. After one year from the ratification of this article the manufacture, sale, or transportation of intoxicating liquors within, the importation thereof into, or the exportation thereof from the United States and all territory subject to the jurisdiction thereof for beverage purposes is hereby prohibited.

Section 2. The Congress and the several States shall have concurrent power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.

Section 3. This article shall be inoperative unless it shall have been ratified as an amendment to the Constitution by the legislatures of the several States, as provided in the Constitution, within seven years from the date of the submission hereof to the States by the Congress.

The above did not prohibit consumption. Section 1 contains the food & Walgreen´s exemption. Most states turned a blind eye to Section 2. It turned millions of American citizens into cynical criminals. It was a Progressive dream come true.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: Butch59, 1/21/2013 10:59:38 AM     (No. 9129859)

My personal stand is that I don´t respond to ANY polls. When asked to participate, I simply respond that I don´t do polls, thank you, and hang up. I don´t give them a chance to respond back to me.

And I, like others, will NEVER tell anyone whether or not I own guns, nor would I tell them what or how many or what types. As previously posted, it´s none of their business.

Would I defy a federal gun ban? Is a pig´s butt pork? Does a bear poop int the woods? Is the Pope a Catholic?

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Reply 38 - Posted by: RancherJack, 1/21/2013 11:10:38 AM     (No. 9129890)

Why do we need guns as citizens?

Watch Libya -to- Algeria -to- Mali -to- all sorts of dead energy sector employees.

This administration is arming our enemies as they attempt to disarm us.

You = the enemy.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: bobgray2, 1/21/2013 11:13:29 AM     (No. 9129897)

If they tried to disarm the people, this country would turn into Beirut. Our country is only as civilized, peaceful, and prosperous as it is because the people have, at least the illusion of liberty. Take away that illusion and you take away the reason for maintaining that peace.

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Reply 40 - Posted by: Razorgirl, 1/21/2013 11:19:18 AM     (No. 9129910)

#26 - Refill that thing with ammonia. My grandad use to fill a squirt gun with ammonia and use it to break dogs from chasing his car. It works! Whenever a dog would see his Olds coming down the road, they would run and hide. Can you imagine breaking into a house at night and getting a squirt of ammonia in the face?



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Reply 41 - Posted by: Hoosier, 1/21/2013 11:29:31 AM     (No. 9129943)

Lost all my guns in a poker game. Still trying to remember the name of that guy.....

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Reply 42 - Posted by: peterfleming, 1/21/2013 11:37:30 AM     (No. 9129969)

It´s all so Communist smelling. Banning or putting down religion. Banning free speech by closing down the internet. Take your choice: Stalin, Hitler, Mao, there are so many examples of tyranny, and gun banning, gun prohibitions, gun confiscation are just another totalitarian move against law abiding citizens, as history proves. In America, all further threats to private ownership can only bring on a monstrous black market, exactly the way it has with illegal drugs. Half the American population will always have guns, will never give them up to any tyranny. Obama, Feinstein, Reid, Schumer, Bloomberg, Pelosi, Holder, have only one interest in promoting all these gun restrictions, and it is to make every citizen a criminal. Drug prohibition has already made thousands of otherwise innocent people into prison bound criminal status. Think of the thousands now in prison. Any future gun restrictions will only make peaceful citizens into a new criminal class. The shocking truth is that criminals, gangs today are not being attacked by the Obama driven anti gun fanatics, and certainly are not being properly punished for their felonious use and ownership of black market guns.



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Reply 43 - Posted by: WIBadger, 1/21/2013 11:40:30 AM     (No. 9129976)

´If you want it; here it is come and get it....´

Lennon/McCartney

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Reply 44 - Posted by: NMPatriot, 1/21/2013 12:27:37 PM     (No. 9130099)

I just sold all my guns and ammo to some guy on Craig´s list after the Sandy Hook massacre. I did not ask his name. I could not live with them any more. I swear!

By the way, you do not have to answer the phone every time it rings. Caller ID is also well worth the expense.

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Reply 45 - Posted by: nevernaught, 1/21/2013 12:59:05 PM     (No. 9130188)

Somehow I get the idea from some comments that knocking on doors and asking for your guns might be hazardous to ones health. I´m sure Slick will sign the executive order at midnight just before he bugs out to his compound in Hawaii. Voting present as usual.

Americans are a little irritated that a dog eating Indonesian/Kenyan thinks he can ignore the Constitution. Impeach the stoner and his badly dressed wife.

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Reply 46 - Posted by: Kansas Conservative, 1/21/2013 1:01:51 PM     (No. 9130202)

The only thing that will keep us conservatives out of concentration camps in the future will be the fact that we are armed and ready to use those arms to defeat/kill the liberal tyrants that seek to enslave us. Never give up your guns - never. Obama and his kind would just love to enslave some 20-25 million white conservatives who stand between them and their cherished Stalinist "utopia". In the future, we conservatives and Christians will be forced to go underground, much like Chinese Christians are today. Be prepared for the coming storm. Obama is an evil doer. He is not one of us. He is an enslaver. He is a smiling Hitler, promising to make all EBT cards are delivered on time.

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Reply 47 - Posted by: coyote56, 1/21/2013 1:06:02 PM     (No. 9130217)

#32 thank you so much for your service! Surveys & polls - forget it. A month ago at 8PM on a cold dark night in our gated community there was a knock on the door & a woman with a badge with the Census Bureau located in Denver(not even in my state)asked me if I would answer a few questons. I replied "I won´t answer anything - I have already sent in my paperwork months ago. She gave me her card. I called & it was authenic so I called our security. They didn´t know anything about someone being here. Really a scary episode - wonder if they will do the same with guns. Let´s hope Ted Cruz & Rand Paul can raise a little hell!

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Reply 48 - Posted by: bighambone, 1/21/2013 2:21:00 PM     (No. 9130428)

Don´t think that a lot of those liberals and socialists don´t want to end the so-called War on Drugs, let all the drug related criminals out of the prisons, and crank up a new War on Guns putting the now law abiding firearms owners who possess would be banned firearms in those empty prison cells vacated by the drug dealers. Remember drug dealers to the related street criminals on down are more likely to vote for liberal Democrats then the majority of law abiding American firearms owners.

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Reply 49 - Posted by: tocsin, 1/21/2013 2:36:40 PM     (No. 9130464)

Ditto #33!
To all y´all who ´´lost´´ your guns in boating accidents and other misfortunes, you have my sympathy. I feel your pain.
Have you thought of the paperwork you had to fill out when you bought your wife´s Christmas present(S&W Airweight)? Or the case of 12ga you bought awhile back & had to ´´show´´ them your driver´s license? Or your membership in the NRA? (If they are coming for your guns, do you think they would hesitate to hack the NRA´s mailing list?) Just saying!

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Reply 50 - Posted by: veritas, 1/21/2013 3:39:29 PM     (No. 9130636)

Wow. I had no idea so many guns had been lost overboard, though I should have realized it. Several good-sized lakes in this area can no longer be fished. They´re too shallow because of all the guns lying on the bottom.

I´m glad to say not one is mine! I just cannot, cannot, cannot imagine owning such dangerous icky things as guns! I´ve been told they´re very loud, too. Ewww! Don´t like loud stuff. Well, OK, there are some spots in Beethoven´s Ninth and -- but that´s another subject.

Forget the Super-Soaker stuff -- get a couple cans of wasp spray, the kind that shoot [oops!] a stream 20 feet. Keep one in the car, by the bed, near the front and back door. Potentially very useful in less-threatening situations. Seriously. OK?

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Reply 51 - Posted by: larryp, 1/21/2013 3:40:06 PM     (No. 9130639)

Today Monday on Morning Joe, Mika Brzezinski says..."But what do they WANT all these guns for?"... (in response to a story about Americans buying large amts of guns now.)
Gee, Mika, think,try and think, Sqeeze those eyes togetehr. It might help if you invited REAL conservative guests on instead oft he Phony conservatives...

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Reply 52 - Posted by: raspberry, 1/21/2013 3:50:27 PM     (No. 9130663)

What about your subscriptions to gun magazines? The caller using the internet to gin up renewals told my wife that I got eight magazines and she got three. Everything about you is known and available to oppressive government. Patriots will have to go underground--literally drop out of society.

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Reply 53 - Posted by: Ida Lil, 1/21/2013 4:49:49 PM     (No. 9130789)

Alternate ways to dispose of those horrible loud dangerous toys
1. Send them to an Israeli with love
2.Send them to a muzzie rebel --booby trapped.
3. Send them to the SS with a note on the really secret services included in their contracts.

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Reply 54 - Posted by: nevernaught, 1/21/2013 5:30:36 PM     (No. 9130869)

I´d like to point out to my friends across the aisle... pause and think about this... DC is surrounded by 100 million gun owners. This would be an important observation, but I´m soooo stupid.... everyone here and throughout the land has polluted our waterways with lost guns.

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Reply 55 - Posted by: oldvlc, 1/21/2013 7:29:04 PM     (No. 9131058)

For those numerous responses about nail guns, I own two of them. There is a problem however. NEITHER will activate unless firmly pressed against wood or other stiff material. Just thought you would like to know. You can´t just pull the trigger and have a nail hurl through the air, like you may have seen on Danny Glover movies.

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Reply 56 - Posted by: jl80863, 1/21/2013 7:35:04 PM     (No. 9131066)

We hear you #32. We may be old in years but certainly not in spirit. Like many, I never allowed my firearms skills to fade.

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Reply 57 - Posted by: wsdiego, 1/21/2013 7:45:49 PM     (No. 9131080)

When and where does the marching begin!

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Reply 58 - Posted by: Memphis, 1/21/2013 10:26:12 PM     (No. 9131355)

People are going to give up their guns about as easy as if they we going to give up their kids.

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Reply 59 - Posted by: Analyn, 1/21/2013 11:18:58 PM     (No. 9131436)

So the Dems, knowing that the people won´t give up their guns,now ban ammunition. So, what´s the difference?

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PJ Media, by Bryan Preston    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/22/2014 9:08:11 PM     Post Reply
When she was secretary of state, Hillary Clinton instituted a Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review. The first one was completed in December 2010. Nearly four years later, AP reporter Matt Lee asked State Department Jen Psaki to name one thing that Clinton’s QDDR accomplished. Just one. She can’t. LEE: “Off the top of your head, can you name one tangible achievement that the last QDDR resulted in?” PSAKI: “Well Matt, obviously it’s in an extensive, expansive process.” LEE: “So no.” PSAKI: “We’re looking at how it was done last time.” LEE: “Just one.” PSAKI: “I know, I’m making an important



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Obama to free hundreds of drug
felons under clemency rules
designed to un-do mandatory
sentences from ´War on Drugs´ era

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Daily Mail [UK], by David Martosko    Original Article
Posted By: Attercliffe- 4/21/2014 11:37:51 PM     Post Reply
The Obama administration is poised to entertain a flood of new clemency applications from thousands of federal prisoners who were given harsh sentences under mandatory-minimum laws following drug convictions, Attorney General Eric Holder said Monday. Holder said in a short videotaped statement that he wants to shrink the federal prison population by a modest amount while ensuring ´that those who have paid their debts have a chance to become productive citizens.´ At the center of the move is a set of old sentencing rules that punished crack-cocaine offenders with more time behind bars than users or traffickers of powder cocaine.

Dole: Cruz, Paul & Rubio
lack experience for 2016

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The Hill [Washington, DC], by Mario Trujillo    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/22/2014 11:18:06 AM     Post Reply
Former Sen. Bob Dole (R-Kan.) said a number of junior GOP senators considering a presidential run in 2016 do not yet have the experience — specifically naming Rand Paul (Ky.), Marco Rubio (Fla.) and Ted Cruz (Texas). The former 1996 GOP presidential candidate sounded particularly skeptical of Cruz in an interview this week with The Wichita Eagle. "A number of the younger members, first-termers like Rand Paul, Rubio and that extreme-right-wing guy, Ted Cruz — all running for president now. I don´t think they´ve got enough experience yet," Dole said. The 90-year-old former senator said, however, his main concern about 2016 is living

Jeb Bush is your only chance
against Hillary, Republicans

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Hot Air, by Bob Schrum    Original Article
Posted By: quantumman- 4/22/2014 6:32:54 AM     Post Reply
If Jeb reaches for the nomination, there will be a titanic battle between the party establishment and the Tea Party. Steve Schmidt, McCain’s strategist in 2008, insists that in the end Republicans usually settle on the most electable candidate. To get by, this Bush may be forced to trim his positions, although the cautionary tale of Romney suggests that he would have to tack artfully and carefully for the sake of the general election. Certainly he will have the resources to outlast, discredit, and disqualify his rivals.

Michelle Obama:
´splurging is the key to life´

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Associated Press, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/21/2014 9:31:25 PM     Post Reply
Washington - Michelle Obama said "splurging is the key to life" if you regularly eat right and stay active. Her biggest guilty pleasure: French fries. "How would you appreciate vegetables if you never had chocolate?" she asked. "You couldn´t live without a little chocolate, a little French fries." The first lady took questions from children reporters Monday after appearing at the White House Easter Egg Roll. She told the children that if they eat right the majority of the time, then a splurge or snack is not going to hurt them. "I still splurge when I can, but that's why I try to exercise almost every day," she said.

Fraud runs rampant in Census Bureau
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New York Post, by John Crudele    Original Article
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There’s a pattern of falsifying statistics throughout the entire Census Bureau. And anyone who attempts to blow the whistle on the fraud is either retaliated against or ignored, according to two new sources who have experienced the process firsthand. As I’ve been writing for more than six months, the Census Bureau office in Philadelphia uncovered a case of fraud in 2010, did nothing about it and allowed the practice to continue. In that instance, a data collector named Julius Buckmon was faking reports that went into the nation’s all-important jobless tally and consumer-inflation survey. Because the Census Bureau’s surveys are scientific — meaning

Professor: ‘Colleges Will Start Closing Up’ if
‘Racist, Misogynist, Money-Grubbing’ GOP Wins

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National Review Online, by Andrew Johnson    Original Article
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New audio reveals an Eastern Connecticut State University professor warning that Republicans will “want things to go back — not to to 1955, but to 1855? if they win control of Congress in November. Republican victories could also put him out of a job, he cautioned. “We will live in a very, very, very different kind of country if that happens,” Professor Brent Terry told students in his Introduction to Creative Writing course, according to audio obtained by Campus Reform. “I mean, colleges will start closing up if these people have their way.” Over the course of his rant, Terry characterized conservatives

But Seriously, Just How
Slow-Witted is John Boehner?

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American Thinker, by C. Edmund Wright    Original Article
Posted By: quantumman- 4/21/2014 7:22:21 AM     Post Reply
As he moves from lobbyists to the golf course, from press conferences to the tanning bed, he remains oblivious to all that is around him. He has power, incredible power, and yet to this day he has no understanding of the election that made it so. Moreover, all around him are astonishing opportunities for him to be an historic figure -- one who could and should be the man who did more than any other single person in turning back the red tide of Obama. It’s all there for Speaker of the House, and yet John Boehner manages to miss


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