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Old 05.10.2017, 16:16
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Is there a legal precedent for this in the US?
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Old 05.10.2017, 16:17
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Old 05.10.2017, 16:18
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The part you've missed off.
"Remember, it only takes one" -- that part? The part that is all the more reason for broad gun control, since nobody knows who that one accountant may be?

You're not very good at this. Mind you, you have picked a virtually indefensible position to defend.
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Old 05.10.2017, 16:19
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Old 05.10.2017, 16:21
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Not used illegally.
true but they where made liable for their products causing harm, and you could argue a guns only purpose is to fire bullets, which it did, which caused harm
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Old 05.10.2017, 16:22
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"Remember, it only takes one" -- that part? The part that is all the more reason for broad gun control, since nobody knows who that one accountant may be?

You're not very good at this. Mind you, you have picked a virtually indefensible position to defend.
Just like we don't know which Muslim will carry out the next terrorist attack

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Old 05.10.2017, 16:23
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Just like we don't know which Muslim will carry out the next terrorist attack

you win, I'm off to buy an Uzi and Desert Eagle point five O
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Old 05.10.2017, 16:25
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all of which are a tad more complicated than a simple gun, and not available to a guy going postal, or should 35mm twin cannons be available from "guns and guitars" too?
Guns and guitars available at the same location?

Genius!

Does the store happen to be next door to a motorcycle dealer, which is next door to a microbrewery?
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Old 05.10.2017, 16:30
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Guns and guitars available at the same location?

Genius!

Does the store happen to be next door to a motorcycle dealer, which is next door to a microbrewery?
"Guns and guitars" is the shop the LV shooter bought a load of his guns, you may also want to watch "bowling for columbine" where they visit a BANK that also sells guns - what could possibly go wrong?????
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Old 05.10.2017, 16:39
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<sigh> Rheinmetall/Oerlikon aren't making semi auto hand guns

from their website - they make

C-RAM capable air defence systems
Mobile gun systems
35mm and Ahead ammunition
Missile launchers
Radar systems
Fire control systems
Battle management systems
Target allocation kits

all of which are a tad more complicated than a simple gun, and not available to a guy going postal, or should 35mm twin cannons be available from "guns and guitars" too?
Then check out engineering positions at Heckler & Koch, Beretta, Glock etc. Satisfied now?
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Old 05.10.2017, 16:41
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Then check out engineering positions at Heckler & Koch, Beretta, Glock etc. Satisfied now?
gun shop owner asked me if i'd like a Phase plasma rifle in 40-watt range with my Uzi 9mm, what do you think?
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Old 05.10.2017, 16:43
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"Guns and guitars" is the shop the LV shooter bought a load of his guns...
I wasn't aware of that or wouldn't have joked about it.
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Old 05.10.2017, 17:02
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Did any of your ancestors own slaves? I bet they were irked by the loss of their heritage and property. And what about opium? Do you have any British forebears who may have had that taken away from them? Do you feel angst about losing that heritage and property, too?
I expect more from you #22 yards. You are clearly passionate about this topic , your arguments are usually more articulate and I respect your intelligence. This was kind of, as we say in the US, "douchey".

to answer you question:

Did any of your ancestors own slaves? No. My family heritage (father's side) is French, then Canadian (voyageurs, then timber and mining) and then Minnesota. No slaves. No Native American massacres. No white guilt. Sorry.

Do you have any British forebears? No. French, Polish (mom) and a little Irish that got mixed in somehow???, but no Brit heritage. So, damn, no white English opium guilt either.

And here is something else to mess with your mind: Bump Stocks should be made illegal. TODAY!
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<sigh> Rheinmetall/Oerlikon aren't making semi auto hand guns

from their website - they make

C-RAM capable air defence systems
Mobile gun systems
35mm and Ahead ammunition
Missile launchers
Radar systems
Fire control systems
Battle management systems
Target allocation kits

all of which are a tad more complicated than a simple gun, and not available to a guy going postal, or should 35mm twin cannons be available from "guns and guitars" too?

Dont be silly.


Obviously, the founding fathers had the M163 Vulcan Air Defense System, with its 6-barrelled, 4500 rounds-per-minute,Ku-Band Radar, PGU28A/B zirconium-based fuzeless round, gatling cannon in mind when they wrote the US Constitution.



To think otherwise is simply unamerican.
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Old 05.10.2017, 17:26
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And here is something else to mess with your mind: Bump Stocks should be made illegal. TODAY!


Not really, thats just common sense.
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Old 05.10.2017, 17:33
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Dont be silly.


Obviously, the founding fathers had the M163 Vulcan Air Defense System, with its 6-barrelled, 4500 rounds-per-minute,Ku-Band Radar, PGU28A/B zirconium-based fuzeless round, gatling cannon in mind when they wrote the US Constitution.



To think otherwise is simply unamerican.
Are you a salesman?

I'm interested.
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Old 05.10.2017, 17:35
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And here is something else to mess with your mind: Bump Stocks should be made illegal. TODAY!
Agreed. Just wish he'd bought the guitars in bulk instead.
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Old 05.10.2017, 17:45
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Agreed. Just wish he'd bought the guitars in bulk instead.
Or banjos...
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Old 05.10.2017, 18:14
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I admire a lot of your posts but this sounds so pompous to me. Who are you to judge ignorance and arrogance? I prefer to consider the arguments of someone who can spell the word arguments! No one is suggesting that you must lose your "heritage." To use that as a criterion to oppose everyone else's position really just sounds silly.

Honestly, I think you are much smarter than that.
OK. I appreciate the feedback.

spelling and grammar errars aside , I'm proposing that most sensible, tax paying and law abiding US citizens who hear the more foolish gun control arguements (sic) being promoted on this forum (many the same as the ones in the US) only serve to stiffen their resolve. In my case, its a matter of heritage and lifestyle. For others, it may be something else.

To hear that old guns wither and die is just pure ignorance.
To hear owning a large number of guns makes me a loon is just pure arrogance.

If my post comes across as pompous, well, I'll own that.
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Old 05.10.2017, 18:23
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Just like we don't know which Muslim will carry out the next terrorist attack


...So, you think all legislation to find and prevent islamic terrorists is equally pointless?


Thats a brave position to take, and not one i expected you to take, frankly.
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