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American Medical Association Votes to Lobby Congress Over Gun Research
Tue Jun 14, 2016
Right out of the gate, they show an anti-gun agenda by included lawful deaths that occur during law enforcement. If they could be trusted to just number crunch accurately and notate for real-world social situations - i.e. - if a 17 year old gang member is shot during a drug war, does his number coun …
AR-15 Style Rifle Used in Orlando Massacre Has Bloody Pedigree
Sun Jun 12, 2016
In reply to: Buffy and Eliot #1.2 probably just a snarky reply to most anti-gun rhetoric. Now there is a crowd that are stupid in real life. They forget that a rifle is just a chunk of metal and plastic or wood. Can't do anything without a human picking it up with ill intent. Besides, l …
Florida Nightclub Massacre Is Deadliest Mass Shooting in U.S. History
Sun Jun 12, 2016
In reply to: Pokahiney #83.1 https://www.google.com/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1& espv=2&ie=UTF-8#q=happyland%20fire
Texas Valedictorian, Scholarship Recipient Under Fire for Tweeting She's Undocumented
Wed Jun 8, 2016
In reply to: Emmanuel moon #105.1 Ummmm, yeah, but under false pretenses.
The Zika Virus Spread Is Our Own Fault, WHO Chief Says
Mon May 23, 2016
"Zika reveals an extreme consequence of the failure to provide universal access to sexual and family planning services. Latin America and the Caribbean have the highest proportion of unintended pregnancies anywhere in the world." Seems to me that correlates to the doctrine of the Catholic church to …
Are Smart Guns the Answer to America's Gun Problem?
Fri Apr 29, 2016
In reply to: John-351853 #95.4 But they do require power to run them. Most guns for self defense sit in their storage space for years. And will work as soon as you pull the trigger. What do you do if the damn battery has run out on your smart gun? Throw it at the attacker?
Yale Keeps College Named for Slave Owner but Pulls 'Master' as Faculty Title
Thu Apr 28, 2016
In reply to: Anne O'Nimitty #1.8 You would think that the offended people would become educated and aware of how the word is NOT offensive in other usage, and learn to distinguish between the usages. Ignore the benign usage and save the outrage for the intentionally offence usage.
Are We Prepared for a Cyber Attack on the Power Grid?: Lawmakers
Thu Apr 14, 2016
A hacked and crashed national power grid is the fodder of Apocalyptic novel writers... but some of them are pretty well thought out. To the point of being more situation report than Sci-Fi entertainment. There are real-world concerns and effects to be gleaned from them. Pull out the valid items and …
Three Sikh-American Soldiers File New Lawsuit Against U.S. Department of Defense
Tue Mar 29, 2016
The British Army figured out how to take in Sikhs as soldiers for over two centuries, Including Sikh soldiers serving as infantry on the front lines in WW1 when Gas was a common weapon. ANd they served honorably since then in WW2 and Korea and other places. Technology can allow for NBC equipment. As …
Company Invents Gun That Folds Up to Look Like a Cellphone
Tue Mar 29, 2016
In reply to: JohnGaltIsRight #29.1 Meh... I'll keep my Browning Hi-Power....
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