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...from the email bag this ayem, courtesy of Country Gal:
is it the folks who steal guns, then go and kill
movie-goers and children in school, have never
been a conservative (or) NRA
School Shooter- Registered Democrat, hated
Tech shooter- Wrote hate mail to President Bush
and his staff. Registered
shooters - Too young to vote - both families
were registered democrats and progressive
Theater shooter - Registered Democrat, staff
worker on the Obama campaign, Occupy Wall Street
Hood shooter - Muslim & Registered
thread is that all of these shooters were
progressive liberal democrats. THAT’s what we
need to outlaw and get off the
Second common thread: Why are Liberals so violent?
Posted at 10:04 in 2A head-to-head | Permalink
Get this: Liberals aren't violent. The shooters were violent. Furthermore, no one can know what their political positions were *at the time of the shootings*. Many people, including nonviolent ones of both major parties, change their minds. Saying "liberals are violent" is like saying "guns are the real killers" instead of the people who wield them. Furthermore, you don't know that they were "progressive liberal democrats". Maybe they were Blue Dogs! I'm not violent and I'm a liberal, bro, and you know it!
I was hoping you'd take the bait, and you did. You are correct, I made several inferential leaps, didn't I?
Those are the same sort of leaps of illogic we see ALL THE TIME from the (gun) Control crowd, aren't they? Logic says that if you castigate MY inferential leaps, you also have to castigate theirs.
To help you get started, here's a partial guide to (gun) Control inferential leaps:
1. Background checks are good, so let's do more of them. Except they don't stop armed criminals often. Armed criminals are stopped by police and mostly, armed citizens.
2. Fewer guns are always better for us. Except when they're not, such as when an armed bad guy needs to be stopped by a good citizen. Twenty-six died at Sandy Hook proving THAT truth, but now we must double down on THAT stupidity.
3. If we must have guns, let's force people to shoot fewer bullets from them at a slower rate. That will at least slow down those "bullet hoses", won't it? Uuuh, NO IT WON'T! Rule One again: criminals who "hose those bullets" don't obey the rules, so they will load as many bullets as they want and fire them as fast as they want. This only makes defending against criminals even harder, and the criminals bolder in their attacks.
Do you need more examples?
January 19, 2013 at 10:17
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