I saw my first OC'er today...

I saw my first OC'er today...

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    I saw my first OC'er today...

    I was at the Detroit Zoo today with my fam, and I was CC'ing. We were walking and my wife and I both seen the gentleman at same time. My wife says "Is he ..." and I said sure is. I really want to go shake his hand but he may have thought I was weird. Ha ha. Anyways, just wanted to tell that little story.

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    I see people on and off around here oc'ing. I don't go up to them either but if we make eye contact I always smile and nod.
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    Not many days pass around here if I leave the homestead that I dont see at least one usually three or four OCers. Its just not an issue here.
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    I haven't seen one here in years! DR
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    It is fairly common here in KY.

    I saw three OC at Poage Landing Days last year.
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    My buddy misterfats123 and I stopping at a Whataburger on way to range.

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    It's a Texas thing.
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    I miss Whataburger. It's a Texas thing.
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    You see it all the time around here. (WI) it was legal before we got our CCL.
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    I see a few around locally but unfortunately, sad to say, they usually don't look like folks I'd care to stop and have a casual conversation with.
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    I've seen people not so much open carry as being a lazy arse about concealing.
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    Unfortunately I really don't see it that often here in upper east tennessee. However, I do see them occasionally, and saw three one day a few weeks back. That was a good day.

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    Seen one at Mount Rushmore while on vacation .
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    Quote Originally Posted by paramedic70002 View Post
    I see a few around locally but unfortunately, sad to say, they usually don't look like folks I'd care to stop and have a casual conversation with.
    ^^^ This ^^^ Seems like they've all got that "Come on, I dare you" look on their face.
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    I did my "Wally Walk" while OC'ing the other day, seemed to me no one even noticed then off to Cherryberry and no one there noticed either. Not even my wife and she was with me...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kennydale View Post
    My buddy misterfats123 and I stopping at a Whataburger on way to range.

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    It's a Texas thing.
    Great . . . Now Whataburger will be "asking" customers to not carry in the business.

    I always heard great things about Whataburger (Never seen one before) so while I was in CA I stopped in to one. Totally unimpressed with it. I'd rather stop at the King.
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