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View Poll Results: Do some gun proponents want to have shootout with the Federal Govt?
Yes 22 29.73%
No 39 52.70%
Not at all we are just enthusiastic! 8 10.81%
We are ready just try and take them! 5 6.76%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 74. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 05-08-2013, 05:24 AM
 
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Old 05-08-2013, 05:33 AM
 
Location: Texas
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Default So many gun proponents around here seem to want to have a shootout

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So much ferocity in some posters give me the feeling they are just itching to have shoot out with the Feds. Does anyone else around here get those vibes?
Nope.

The militia types are a very small minority among the many millions of gun owners/shooters. So, focusing on that extreme fringe does nothing but put your viewpoint out of focus.
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Old 05-08-2013, 07:11 AM
 
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so much ferocity in some posters give me the feeling they are just itching to have shoot out with the feds. Does anyone else around here get those vibes?
NO!

Dis you miss taking your meds?
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Old 05-08-2013, 07:15 AM
 
Location: Londonderry, NH
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I have absolutely NO desire to get into a firefight with ANYONE from the government! That is nothing but suicide by the folks with more men and guns than me. I am not suicidal and am not about to start now.
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