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Are you a gun fanatic as well? If so, you'll want to talk to other owners about what you own in this forum.

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Old 02-16-2009, 04:03 PM   #1
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Glen Beck is getting ready to drop the hammer (Today's show) on the backdoor dealings going on in regards to the 2nd amendment. Plans are already in the works in Washington.

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Old 02-16-2009, 04:06 PM   #2
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Explain the "backdoor dealings" a bit further. I don't know that I'm up to date on everything.
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Old 02-16-2009, 04:08 PM   #3
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Glenn Beck... the guy who is always reminding his viewers he was an alcoholic?
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Old 02-16-2009, 04:09 PM   #4
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Old 02-16-2009, 04:11 PM   #5
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Explain the "backdoor dealings" a bit further. I don't know that I'm up to date on everything.
I'll pass on the info once I hear it.

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Glenn Beck... the guy who is always reminding his viewers he was an alcoholic?
Pssssssst, 95% of Washingtons politicians are active alcoholics......But don't let that get out OK? At least GB is a recovering alcoholic.
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Old 02-16-2009, 04:16 PM   #6
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I'm assuming the fear of greater gun rights restrictions?

Well then, rest of Amerca, Welcome to California style gun rights, something I know all too well.

That being said, I do 5 guns, AR-15 rifle, and two shotguns with these restricted rules you all may have to face one day. Sure I wait 10 days for a gun, limited to 10 rounds, etc., but it hasn't stopped me from owning almost anything I wanted.

If these new rules are even more strict than what California has, then it could be a problem.
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Old 02-16-2009, 04:18 PM   #7
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Why do you need 5 guns man?
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Old 02-16-2009, 04:21 PM   #8
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It's just a question.
I know

I have 3 working on the fourth. For me its like a hobby. Now i know i dont need alot of them to protect myself but its nice to go to the range and have variety. Plus once you get one or two you just want more lol and of course its my right.
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Why do you need 5 guns man?
#1 - Because as Americans we have the right to own as many as we want.

#2 - This world is full of collectors.

#3 - Hunter's usually have quite a few.

#4 - You can never have enough.

Just a few....
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#1 - Because as Americans we have the right to own as many as we want.

#2 - This world is full of collectors.

#3 - Hunter's usually have quite a few.

#4 - You can never have enough.

Just a few....
rights don't constitute needs.
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No but rights help fufill wants wise guy.
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rights don't constitute needs.
You obviously don't get it then. There is no need to justify the quantity, make, and/or model of something you are legally allowed to own.
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I own a few guns for various different reasons. For one they look cool and are fun to mod. Another reason is they are fun to shoot at the range. I also use them for home defense. They are all different. Asking someone why they need 5 guns is like asking someone why they need 3 jackets. You don't really need anything, but food, water and air. You don't need a BMW or a Porsche. You don't need to have sex 3 times a week.
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More importantly, wants & needs do not equal rights.
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Why do you need 5 guns man?
I don't need. I don't even keep live ammo in the house.

I have a 1911 Pistol similar to what I had in the ARMY, for sentimental reasons. I have couple of higher end HK and Sig Sauer pistols because I wanted a couple of quality pieces and different calibers for range shooting. My wife is German, and her father works for HK, which is another reason why we have one.

I also have a pair of Glocks as regular range guns for me and my wife.

What eventually happens when you own a firearm, is that you want more. You want different styles, higher end models, interesting models, etc. Just like any hobby. I don't carry all of them around my waistband ready for a shootout.
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You mean "why do you ONLY need 5 guns man?"
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You mean "why do you ONLY need 5 guns man?"
Exactly. It started with my first range gun, a Glock 17 9mm, and it just grew from there. But in California, you can only buy 1 handgun per month, except for long guns/rifles, you can buy as many as you want.

I saw a nice Russian rifle used in WWII, a Mosin Nagant getting ready to add to my growing collection.
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