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Old 12-28-2012, 06:38 PM
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The gunman used a gun he wrested away from a cop.
Maybe they shouldnt have them?
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Old 12-28-2012, 06:42 PM
 
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^^^ Women cops? Or bad guys?
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Old 12-28-2012, 06:45 PM
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^^^ Women cops? Or bad guys?
Maybe cops shouldnt have guns if they cant handle them.
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Old 12-28-2012, 06:46 PM
 
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Look at this chick. She's tiny and looks like she should be a model or something:



With all due respect, you could tie one arm behind my back and she still couldn't take me (I'm 6'-2", 200lb).

Cops Shot, Corrections Worker Dead in NJ Police Station Shootout - ABC News
Guaranteed she'd kick your ass up and down the street, and I'd be gladly laughing my ass off while she does it.
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Old 12-28-2012, 06:48 PM
 
Location: ATX-HOU
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So the assault weapons ban did nothing and You dont want to enact CLINTON's plan from the 1990's to put armed guards in schools because you say it does nothing.

What is your solution?

Never mind
Can we please stop with this DUMB @SS logic, that if a law isn't 100% effective then it is worth it. It's all about risk management you clowns.
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Old 12-28-2012, 06:51 PM
 
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If trained cops couldn't prevent one unarmed man from gaining control of one of the cop's firearms and shooting THREE of them, what makes any of you think armed teachers are going to fare any better against a determined assailant?
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Old 12-28-2012, 06:51 PM
 
Location: The Mini-Apple
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Guaranteed she'd kick your ass up and down the street, and I'd be gladly laughing my ass off while she does it.
Let me borrow those special Internet goggles you use that allows you to size an anonymous individual up at the other end of your screen when you're done with them.
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Old 12-28-2012, 06:51 PM
 
Location: Area 51.5
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The police made a mistake. The criminal made a bigger one. Maybe it was suicide by cop, maybe it was simply stupid. Justice prevailed.

Chicago, with its strong gun control laws, hit 500 gun deaths for the year.
I was just reading about that.

Chicago reaches 500 homicides with fatal shooting - Yahoo! News

And apparently, 446 of them were kids.

Chicago: 446 school age children shot so far this year with strongest gun laws in country
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Old 12-28-2012, 06:55 PM
 
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Which is why we need a unified federal gun control instead of some patch work of laws and loopholes.

And LOLz at people using large urban areas of proof of why gun control doesn't work.... Geeze people have no critical thinking skills.
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Old 12-28-2012, 06:56 PM
 
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Chicago has strict registration laws. But the handgun ban it instigated was struck down. Most homicides involved handguns, especially when gangs are involved.
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