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A traffic ticket is formal recognition of a lapse in situational awareness.
I think that judge needs to find a new job. Wonder if he was the victim of a stand up guy's attack would he feel the same way?
Just remember that shot placement is much more important with what you carry than how big a bang you get with each trigger pull.
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Talk about a misuse of the system and postion.
Last edited by ZX9RCAM; December 2nd, 2009 at 10:49 AM. Reason: read other article
If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went.
Im a big fan of the .22LR for bear defense.
Just shoot the guy next to you in the knee and run like heck.
don't know what else to say
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Independence is declared; it must be maintained. Sam Houston-3/2/1836
If loose gun laws are good for criminals why do criminals support gun control?
That is not good character in the least bit.
He deserves like a good 10+ years in the slammer for that one.
What happened to MEN acting like MEN.
Words hurt, fist also hurt, then you drink a beer together, not shoot someone.
"I believe that the right of the citizen to keep and bear arms must not be infringed if liberty in America is to survive." - Ronald Reagan
Great, gun owners get a bad rap because of an idiot judge. This is driving me crazy lately. Here is the cycle I see.
1. law makers make a law
2. police enforce the law
3. judges ignore the law
4. lawmakers think they need to make more and tougher laws.
Mix in some politics and you get one heck of a mess!