Run from a robber you will be safe, ya right

Run from a robber you will be safe, ya right

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    Run from a robber you will be safe, ya right

    We don't need guns. We don't need to protect our self. We just need to run. Take cover, leave the situation and we will be safe. YA RIGHT


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    That robber apparently didn't know the rules. Don't judge all robbers based on him... most are good people that play by the rules.
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    Bbbbbut all the anti-gunners say if you run or curl up in a fetal position and whimper do not hurt me you will be safe.
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    It's petty simple

    Gun control laws don't work because criminals don't obey the law to begin with


    THAT IS WHY THEY ARE CALLED CRIMINALS
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    Quote Originally Posted by msgt/ret View Post
    Bbbbbut all the anti-gunners say if you run or curl up in a fetal position and whimper do not hurt me you will be safe.
    I thought we were just to hand over our stuff without any struggle or complaint to them, because, hey, it just "our" stuff and they need it more than we do.
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    Running is over-rated. I carry a gun so I don't have to run. I don't eat just to have calories to burn.
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    I know there are always exceptions, but I believe that the advice to "run, to run immediately, and to run quickly" when someone pulls a gun continues to be good advice. You need to be in fairly specific scenarios where drawing your firearm is going to increase your odds, and in a lot of those scenarios running helps too.
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    Quote Originally Posted by CanuckQue View Post
    I know there are always exceptions, but I believe that the advice to "run, to run immediately, and to run quickly" when someone pulls a gun continues to be good advice. You need to be in fairly specific scenarios where drawing your firearm is going to increase your odds, and in a lot of those scenarios running helps too.
    Maybe in Canada...
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    Yeah, maybe. Our socialism allows our criminals to be plump and fat, and so a quick sprint tires them out worse than Homer Simpson.
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    Quote Originally Posted by CanuckQue View Post
    Yeah, maybe. Our socialism allows our criminals to be plump and fat, and so a quick sprint tires them out worse than Homer Simpson.
    To fat to be executed lol
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    Quote Originally Posted by CanuckQue View Post
    I know there are always exceptions, but I believe that the advice to "run, to run immediately, and to run quickly" when someone pulls a gun continues to be good advice. You need to be in fairly specific scenarios where drawing your firearm is going to increase your odds, and in a lot of those scenarios running helps too.
    Yep, that way you die tired, with a bullet in your back. Refusing to be a victim, having the proper mindset to never give up and to survive is the key here. Running away is the antis way of logic, which makes no sense at all.
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    Originally Posted by CanuckQue
    I know there are always exceptions, but I believe that the advice to "run, to run immediately, and to run quickly" when someone pulls a gun continues to be good advice. You CAN FIND specific scenarios where drawing your firearm is going to increase your odds, and in a lot (ACTUALLY MOST) of those scenarios running helps too.
    After changing a few words in your post I agree that running helps with your staying alive in most all scenarios you find yourself in. By running I mean GOTX while shooting the BG to the ground. But you would need to train with someone in the know to know when, where and how. I am coming to the conclusion that most CCers will not nor are they interested in doing the training to learn though.
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    Duck and Cover.

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    yea that's a part of the 47% the takers........

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