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Gun-rights advocates under
attack after school shooting

Washington Post, by Frederick Kunkle

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 12/16/2012 11:24:06 PM

The call came Friday night, as Americans were just beginning the struggle to make sense of one of the most horrific mass shootings in a long history of them. The anonymous caller was angry, and he was looking for Philip Van Cleave, who heads the Virginia Citizens Defense League. He cursed Van Cleave for his pro-gun advocacy, challenged Van Cleave to sell his weapons, and called him a coward. “You would have thought I had gone up there and done these horrible things,” said Van Cleave, who received the call in the midst of planning demonstrations at two Autozone

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MrYules, 12/16/2012 11:30:13 PM     (No. 9070031)

The "rush to judgement" has begun. Scapegoating and blaming are the rule of the day. And notice the violent telephone call to one who was not involved. Passion. Haste. A wish for a magical solution to a Gordian Knot problem. And with rich political rewards to those who "never let a crisis go to waste".



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Reply 2 - Posted by: frede, 12/16/2012 11:35:05 PM     (No. 9070040)

Who is to blame? Its not the gun. It is you for buying the violent video games for your kids. It is you for teaching them how to kill. It is you for supporting the movie industry. It is you for having taught your kids to kill. I am talking about parents and grandparents.



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Reply 3 - Posted by: Italiano, 12/16/2012 11:36:49 PM     (No. 9070042)

Reasoned debate is pointless with the anti-gun Nazis.

Given historical precedent, this is one of the very few contexts where the use of the term "Nazi" is both appropriate and accurate. Sadly, the point is lost on them.

Molon labe.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: flatwater, 12/16/2012 11:42:44 PM     (No. 9070049)

Wise King Barky, infanticide advocate, supplier of weapons to the Sinaloa drug cartel, lectures America on the value of children and the need for gun control....

Wow.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 12/16/2012 11:58:08 PM     (No. 9070062)

The worst ever school attack in the US was committed by a perpetrator using bombs, not guns, and it occurred some 70 years ago. In China last week some 20 something people were stabbed by a knife wielding freak. Those who trade their liberty for security get neither. enough with the knee jerking jerks like Bloomberg and the Progressive Marxists. I am done with Murdock media. He has wizzed all over middle America, pushing dopes like Sean Hannity on the American populace and laughing all the way to the bank. And he ruined the Wall Street Journal, so there´s that.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: johnwayne, 12/17/2012 12:22:18 AM     (No. 9070078)

On 19 Apr 1995, Timothy McVeigh murdered 168 people.

Of these, 19 were children under the age of six.

He used a fertilizer and fuel oil truck bomb.

He did not fire a single round.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: LanieLou, 12/17/2012 1:56:21 AM     (No. 9070122)

Just respond by asking what stopped him? Men coming with guns.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: GomerShabazz, 12/17/2012 2:31:26 AM     (No. 9070136)

"Throw your guys in the pile and get on the cattlecar...hurry up before the ovens cool down!"

Don´t worry...this time your ashes will be used as compost, and will fertilize Gaia´s garden.

Holder will sign the decree at the Malcolm X Faculty Lounge. America must Change whitey!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/17/2012 4:29:53 AM     (No. 9070183)

The WaPo shilling for Barry again. Blame the gun, not the politicans who dumped the mentally ill on the streets because they ´deserve´ to live freely.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Shucky, 12/17/2012 5:03:07 AM     (No. 9070198)

more like, ambulance-chasing left wing opportunists jump on a crisis to advance their agenda of disarming the nation.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Spidey, 12/17/2012 5:46:51 AM     (No. 9070217)

If I´m not mistaken,the NRA endorsed harry reid in his last election.They endorse dems once in a while to claim non partisan status.But I think the reid endorsemnet sent them reeling as an org.They also claim a lot of NRA backed candidates lost elections this time around.

Regardless of the NRA,people are embracing gun ownership because they fear the tyranny of the Obama and UN agenda.What are people supposed to do when a new black panthers guy calls for killing crackers and thier babies and no response form the justice dept?

There´s no equal application of the law under Holder which makes people even more paranoid of the government. How come Janet Reno and Bubba wern´t prosecuted for the murder in WACO? Because those people fit the profile of social outcasts that threatened the safety of the community,even though they had many changes to catch the ring leader out jogging.

There was no tearful press conference by Obama last week when a young white mom was gunned down by 3 black assailants who openly bragged about it on facebook. These type people are acceptable to Obama and Holder because whitey has it coming to them.Some juvenile advocate will blame poverty for their behavior.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: capt scurvey, 12/17/2012 8:56:55 AM     (No. 9070494)

"Gun free zone" advocates are the ones setting out the bait...

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