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Old 27.11.2014, 14:45
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Old 27.11.2014, 14:49
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how is it extreme?? if you punch an armed person in the face what do you expect to happen???

If you punch an armed police office in the face then you may as well be shouting shoot me at the same time
Sure Brown was foolish and should have behaved differently but to say he "deserved" what he got doesn't sit comfortably with me.

i don't understand your second sentence: you're saying that if you punch a policeman you deserve to be shot?
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Old 27.11.2014, 14:55
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Sure Brown was foolish and should have behaved differently but to say he "deserved" what he got doesn't sit comfortably with me.

i don't understand your second sentence: you're saying that if you punch a policeman you deserve to be shot?
Nobody deserves to be shot.

Nobody deserves to be put to death, at least not without a fair trial and if the misdemeanour merits it. Punching a policeman does not fall into that bracket one way or the other.

But punching an armed policeman is playing with fire. People who play with fire don't necessarily deserve to die, but they do ultimately have themselves to blame if they do.
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Old 27.11.2014, 15:01
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Nobody deserves to be shot.

Nobody deserves to be put to death, at least not without a fair trial and if the misdemeanour merits it. Punching a policeman does not fall into that bracket one way or the other.

But punching an armed policeman is playing with fire. People who play with fire don't necessarily deserve to die, but they do ultimately have themselves to blame.
I don't see him sitting in the afterlife going "oh cock". I see him there going "I'm going to get that motherf*****"

There just seems to be just a bit too much testosterone.
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Old 27.11.2014, 15:09
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Nobody deserves to be shot.

Nobody deserves to be put to death, at least not without a fair trial and if the misdemeanour merits it. Punching a policeman does not fall into that bracket one way or the other.

But punching an armed policeman is playing with fire. People who play with fire don't necessarily deserve to die, but they do ultimately have themselves to blame if they do.
very good articulate post, thanks very much, it pretty well sums up my view
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Old 27.11.2014, 15:48
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Nobody deserves to be put to death, at least not without a fair trial and if the misdemeanour merits it.
Nobody deserves to be put to death for a misdemeanour. Hitting someone is assault/grieveous bodily harm and isn't imho at least a misdemeanour.
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Re: THE US Gun Control & Second Amendment Thread

The medical exam has become public:

EXCLUSIVE: Darren Wilson's medical records reveal he showed 'no apparent distress' and little physical injury just hours after shooting Michael Brown - despite claiming he feared teenager would kill him


Darren Wilson was examined by doctors shortly after he shot and killed Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, on 9 August
Medical records say he was 'atraumatic' and showing no apparent signs of 'distress' just hours after the killing
Supporters of Wilson claimed he was badly injured by Brown and Wilson himself told grand jury he was punched twice
Officer claimed he believed a third punch would kill him but medical records say he had only mild bruising and mild to minimal pain
Doctors gave him mild painkiller and told him to ice his jaw - andX-rays were taken at insistence of police, not medical staff


Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...#ixzz3KPiSbvUQ

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Old 29.11.2014, 03:08
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Re: THE US Gun Control & Second Amendment Thread

This article on reddit:
http://www.reddit.com/r/Documentarie...police_visits/

shows (and exaggerates) the difference in culture between US and Scandinavian police.

In it, there's a link to this very nice essay from a German cop:
http://np.reddit.com/r/AskLEO/commen...e_much/cjpgcbe
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Re: THE US Gun Control & Second Amendment Thread

What white people need to know, and do, after Ferguson
"Benefiting from white privilege is automatic. Defending white privilege is a choice."
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Re: THE US Gun Control & Second Amendment Thread

Haven't re-read the whole thread to see if this has been posted before, but here you go, Guns with History:

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Re: THE US Gun Control & Second Amendment Thread

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Haven't re-read the whole thread to see if this has been posted before, but here you go, Guns with History:

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Re: THE US Gun Control & Second Amendment Thread

Wow the level of misinformation on this tread is quite suprising but not unexpected with all this misinformation and propaganda being pushed by the mainstream media.
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Old 09.05.2015, 16:02
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Wow the level of misinformation on this tread is quite suprising but not unexpected with all this misinformation and propaganda being pushed by the mainstream media.
Is that propaganda for or against guns? I can't tell from the post whether you think that it's a good idea to carry guns or a bad idea.
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Re: THE US Gun Control & Second Amendment Thread

Have you seen any pro-gun propaganda on mainstream media?

I have all the data worldwide for both sides and fact checked all the information (for a film production) and can tell you that the majority of the anti-gun propaganda is fictional or manipulated.

When the governments of the world disarm then I think we could "think" about disarming the citizens.

Here is a fact that is either not reported on or push to the back. Every mass shooting in the US was done by a individual that was on one or more prescribed medications that had as a known side effect of producing suicidal and or homicidal thoughts. Many of these drugs also eliminate the inhibition that most of us have to actually carry out these thoughts. Food for thought.
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Re: THE US Gun Control & Second Amendment Thread

As a huge % of the US population is on one or more of those drugs - we will come to our own conclusions about the reasons why it is essential to better control gun ownership then, no??? Perhaps shooting yourself in the foot is not a good idea either.

CQFD.

Why did you come to live in Switzerland- if that is the way you feel about guns? Not the best place really- plenty of shooting clubs, but highly regulated, and so is hunting.
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As a huge % of the US population is on one or more of those drugs - we will come to our own conclusions about the reasons why it is essential to better control gun ownership then, no??? Perhaps shooting yourself in the foot is not a good idea either.

CQFD.
What percentage of the US population is on one or more of these drugs? You make blanket statement the "HUGE %" but what is a huge percentage?

Of these mass shooting how many of them obtained guns through legal means?

When was the last time you purchaseed a gun in the US?
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Of these mass shooting how many of them obtained guns through legal means?
55 actually, out of a total of 67. A fact you should know if you've researched as thoroughly as you claim. I found this with a quick Google search.

65 of 67 allegedly had mental health issues.

http://www.securitydegreehub.com/mass-shootings/

However, perhaps we should differentiate between mass shootings and mass murders. The latter are much more frequent and rarely done by people with mental health issues.

http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/news/....html#triggers

Of these, nearly 3 in every 4 was done by the use of guns.
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55 actually, out of a total of 67. A fact you should know if you've researched as thoroughly as you claim. I found this with a quick Google search.

65 of 67 allegedly had mental health issues.

http://www.securitydegreehub.com/mass-shootings/

However, perhaps we should differentiate between mass shootings and mass murders. The latter are much more frequent and rarely done by people with mental health issues.

http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/news/....html#triggers

Of these, nearly 3 in every 4 was done by the use of guns.
Actual data. You are referencing articles, just proving my point.
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Actual data. You are referencing articles, just proving my point.
And where is your actual data? No link or anything else provided.
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Have you seen any pro-gun propaganda on mainstream media?
Yes. Frequently.
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