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"I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery." - Thomas Jefferson
Dang, I fall into it every time lol.
If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude than the animated contest of freedom, go from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains sit lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen.
"Please, Mister, do anything you want to the girl, just leave me alone."
"When you have to shoot, shoot, don't talk."
LOL! I was taking this so seriously until I got to the punchline!
"My problem with life is not that it is rational nor that it is irrational, but that it is almost rational." - G.K. Chesterton
Sound advice ... just make sure you can run faster than your "hiking buddy", that's all that matters. NEVER hike with a sprinter or track star.
Asked by a CNN reporter "What do you feel when you shoot a terrorist"?, the Marine sniper simply shrugged & replied "recoil".
Now more than ever, we are at war on our home soil ... WAKE UP & arm our troops when they are on home soil!
If you get into camp early, just smear peanut butter on the trees around the other campsites. Early warning system.
This technique will work for the inevitable Zombie Apocalypse as well.
I was all ready to tell you about some patients I have seen shot with .22 that the bullet bounced off the skull and others that when it got into the skull just bounced back and forth causing the brain to be torn up like cole slaw. Then I saw the joke. Never mind.
A woman must not depend on protection by men. A woman must learn to protect herself.
Susan B. Anthony
A armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one has to back it up with his life.
"Historical examination of the right to bear arms, from English antecedents to the drafting of the Second Amendment, bears proof that the right to bear arms has consistently been, and should still be, construed as an individual right." -- U.S. District Judge Sam Cummings, Re: U.S. vs Emerson (1999)
Add me to the list of suckers!
"Gun Free Zones" is where only criminals carry guns.
Not a fan of Walking Dead, but didn't someone do that on one of the episodes?
Turn the election's in 2014 to a "2A Revolution". It will serve as a 1994 refresher not to "infringe" on our Second Amendment. We know who they are now.........SEND 'EM HOME. Our success in this will be proportional to how hard we work to make it happen.