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Old 05-02-2013, 09:18 AM   #21
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It failed because it isn't what America wants, despite what Huffington Post says. HuffPo is to Libs as FoxNews is to Conservatives.
America doesn't want it because America already has it. Duplicative bill is duplicative.
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It failed because it isn't what America wants, despite what Huffington Post says. HuffPo is to Libs as FoxNews is to Conservatives.
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Europeans are stoopid. They keep splitting countries, while being jealous of our powa. Of course the EU is good for them, but does that have any real power?

Not even mentioning the efficiencies of larger countries.

As divided as this country is, at least we are one.
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Same source as HuffPo had....finger in the wind.
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But but but.....90% of americans support it!

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Surely it would have prevented criminals from obtaining firearms.
Just as speed limits prevent speeding, age limits prevent underage drinking, robbery laws prevent robberies > ergo > do away with all laws as they are all not 100% effective.
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At the gun show I go to, they put out a large banner that says free ammo and assault magazines when purchasing with intent to commit a crime, and the classic "make ten straw purchases, get one free!"
They might as well, at least it would be honest adverstising.
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They might as well, at least it would be honest adverstising.
lol so you have no idea how gun shows work
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It failed because it isn't what the NRA nor its GOP wing wants, despite what numerous unskewed polls clearly says.
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Pat Toomey (R) Background Checks Died Because GOP Didn't Want To Help Obama

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They might as well, at least it would be honest adverstising.
So the bill would have required background checks at gunshows and online.

That's funny, because any gun you buy from an FFL already requires a background check no matter where you buy it.


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Pat Toomey (R) Background Checks Died Because GOP Didn't Want To Help Obama

Maybe they should require all gun owners to have their FFL?


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