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Response to bongbong (Reply #26)

Sat Jun 16, 2012, 05:19 PM

33. AGAIN????? You're still insinuating people have said something they haven't?

 

A fisking is in order, methinks:

Yet by every measurable standard

more guns in the hands of the public has not led to the problems that concern you. A 50% drop in murders and manslaughter cases since 1992 indicates that your
concerns are imaginary. I refuse to surrender a civil liberty because of your irrational fears.


Care to explain why you believe "...more guns in the hands of the public has not led to the problems that concern you." is synonymous with
"more guns = more safety"? In some circles, 'nuance' apparently means 'the women my uncles just married'.
Even our late Canadian sophist wouldn't have tried that one. What I said a couple of years back still stands:

http://www.democraticunderground.com/discuss/duboard.php?az=show_mesg&forum=118&topic_id=340842&mesg_id=340895

We *used* to have the Dream Team of gun control advocates posting here....Nowadays, it's the Washington Generals.


The observer will note that in the linked thread, a poster accuses other DUers of saying things they did not actually say. When asked for examples,
they vacated the thread...

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