Democratic Underground - benEzra's Journal benEzra's Journal Fri, 17 Sep 2021 10:15:28 Fri, 17 Sep 2021 10:15:28 If someone breaks into your house, your job isn't to go room to room and clear it. Thu, 30 Mar 2017 22:03:41 For the purposes of Federal revocation of civil rights, I am pretty sure those 2- and 5-year crimes Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:34:24 NC elected a pro-gun Dem governor but rejected Clinton by 200K votes. Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:28:52 .223 Remington with civilian loads is about the least penetrating of all effective rounds. Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:12:06 The best approach is to shelter in place, call out a verbal warning, and call 911. Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:06:07 I'd like to see a citation of even one Senate/House "assault weapons ban" bill in the last ten years Sun, 12 Mar 2017 14:54:57 And it never dawns on the national party leadership and the party platform writers... Sat, 11 Mar 2017 01:22:18 I respect your choice not to own them, but I insist on owning them. Does that disqualify me? Sat, 11 Mar 2017 00:41:58 It would be nice if the gun-ban fundamentalists would acknowledge this fact from time to time... Sat, 11 Mar 2017 00:28:08 How about these weapons of war? Sat, 11 Mar 2017 00:16:25 Two factors. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:50:17 You do realize that AR-15's and whatnot are common and legal in Canada and Europe, yes? Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:42:29 If they want to ban modern-looking rifles and any gun holding over 7 rounds... Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:36:44 So it sounds like the obsessive focus on attacking lawful gun owners and target shooters... Sun, 08 Jan 2017 19:57:33 And yet every year, ten or fifteen times as many people are murdered with revolvers Sun, 08 Jan 2017 19:52:47 He probably intends to use it for long-range target shooting, Sat, 07 Jan 2017 19:11:48 Since the #1 priority of the gun control lobby is outlawing the most popular *rifles*, Sat, 07 Jan 2017 18:59:37 It was a ballot referendum that Bloomberg's people wrote and paid to pass. Sat, 07 Jan 2017 18:54:20 Gun control advocates are demanding legislation banning rifle handgrips that stick out, Sat, 07 Jan 2017 18:45:51 Who was holding an Airsoft that someone else had painted to look real. Sat, 07 Jan 2017 18:38:49 Those aren't toys. Your link has law-enforcement training replicas, and Sat, 07 Jan 2017 18:30:52 They don't. That's *ALREADY* the law, since 1988 (15 U.S. Code 5001). Tue, 03 Jan 2017 02:17:57 Is that sarcasm/Poe, or are you serious? Sat, 31 Dec 2016 22:58:55 It's not people like you who are pushing to enact crap like the NY SAFE Act. Wed, 21 Dec 2016 02:18:16 How about stop trying to ban the most popular guns/magazines? That is a huge turnoff where I live. Tue, 20 Dec 2016 23:13:18