Published: Wednesday, Nov. 7 2012 1:00 p.m. MST
Gun sales have skyrocketed throughout Obama's time in office. More guns
were sold, thus you could argue more were bought than any other presidential
era.It's the politics of fear that many people love to embrace.
Hurry, hurry, get your guns!
the stock market dropped 245 points on news of President Obama's
He's gonna getchaaa guns boy! Better buy more for him to take! ??It's so rediculous. It's like a cat chasing a laser, or a dog
chasing it's tail. Gun manufacturers and thier pundints like Rush are
laughing at you. So is everyone else.Go ahead, buy more guns. The
reason republican families have been so poor the last 4 years is because they
spend $5,000 a year minumum on guns and ammunition.
@MountanmanMaybe he can get a job like Oliver North? After all,
shredding official documents to cover an arms deal in the tens of millions of
dollars is okay if one is a Republican, right? I'm sure none of the TOWs
and HAWKs sold to Iran were used to kill innocents. How quickly we
CHS: Oliver North was a war hero who's boots Eric Holder isn't fit to
shine! The Iran contra arms deal didn't kill Americans or protect drug
dealers! The weapons you mentioned were used to protect innocent lives from a
dictator thug! Your version of right and wrong are backwards!
LOL the gun stores love all this hype. Hope they charge double.
The pendulum has swung to the liberal side to stay it appears, so it's a
shotgun for Christmas at our house!
Gosh, we all must feel more secure since everyone has a gun. Certainly
@MountanmanYou're right. The Iran Contra scandal was
America's finest hour and Oliver North never lied to Congress and never
destroyed evidence. I guess it's okay because they were all
@mountanmanIf Iran-Contra was such a great deal for America, why did
reagan fall all over himself apologizing for the scandal?
Not only did the Reagan administration arm the Contra's through drug money
sales, it also armed the Taliban to try to stick it to the Soviets.... and no,
of course not.... no Taliban ever had anything to do with any American Deaths.
Good Grief, how we love to revise history. Oliver was
taken before congress and to court to celebrate him as a hero... not as history
has it - that he broke the constitution.You have to love the
relativety - if a Republican breaks the constitution, they are a heros to
A gun is an essential part of any 72 hour kit.... much more so after Nov
6th...and even more important if you live in or near a big city. Protect or lose
Patriot... I have been searching for the reference to "A gun is an essential
part of any 72 hour kit" in the handbook.... where exactly is that again?
Was it in one of the conference talks, and I missed it? In
NY/NJ.... those without power for several days, a gun would have helped them
re:UtahBlueDevilnope - not going to find it spoken from the pulpit
but my work place is essentially all LDS - around 1000 - and many are not only
talking about it - they are doing it!! Me too!! I have wanted a new .40 cal semi
auto for some time now and with the new Obama - UN gun agreements just signed I
wouldn't bank on our second amendment being fully intact much longer. You
can certainly choose what to put in a 72 hour kit but I have the feeling that a
hand gun and a concealed permit is going to be something you would want... more
now than ever. Would I shoot someone? Nearly impossible for me to do that unless
my family was threatened. I sense some pretty hairy times directly ahead with
these 2 America's we now live in...make no mistake there are 2 distinct
Americas. One America of producers and the other takers. It is the takers I am
worried about...I think they call those Obama Zombies....or The Walking Dead.
They even have their own TV show!!!
Patriot - thanks for the thoughtful reply - though I don't share the same
views about my fellow citizens. I do agree there are those in society that seek
to live of the product of others work, though I believe it to be far fewer than
you. But I do have guns, but just because I think they are fun. I pray we
never see the Somalia like America some invasion because frankly I would not do
well... using a gun on my neighbors is a decision I never want to have to make.
I surely don't see anything like that in the next 4 years.... a complete
breakdown in society. There is no historical precedent.
So a guy wins a second term in office....and thousands run out to buy guns. No
surprise that Republicans had a monopoly on uneducated white males.
There's a whole lot of paranoia on this post today. This argument about
not being able to get guns has been going on forever. I'm going to save
this post a pull it out in four years to show all you paranoid beings that
nothing will have changed!
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