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I Hate Guns

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    Here to Stay

    They're everywhere, in the news, down the street. It makes me feel uncomfortable. They promote violence and death. I'm not fond of either of them. Guns are probably here to stay though, unfortunately...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 16, 2007

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    Guns Are Tools . . .

    nothing more, nothing less.  Hating guns is like hating cars, only more people are killed every day by cars than by guns.  Guns can be used to do good or do evil.  Hate the people that use guns wrongly.
    shortynlucy shortynlucy 46-50 12 Responses Aug 22, 2008

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    I am proud to live in Australia,

    mainly because it is a country where guns are not legalised for all. I think America's gun laws are heavily outdated, and compromise the safety of the people they supposedly endeavour to 'protect'. I've heard it all, with numerous people saying its the person behind the gun, not...
    lolaa5 lolaa5 18-21, F 10 Responses Jan 5

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    Yesterday makes at least 3 shooting in my home

    state in less then 2 years. At least 2 of them where at schools, all them cost lives. Growing up this never happened... At least not in my home state. How many more must die before something is done? The government has made all of these nutty security measures to make us...
    NicoNever NicoNever 22-25, M Oct 25

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    Please Do Not Shoot The Clown!

    I was rushing between clowning gigs –the first at a library and the next at a pre-primary school centre- when I remembered that I needed another apple for the finale juggle.Luckily, I knew of a mini-mart kind of store that was directly en route, in one of Perth’s well-heeled...
    amberdextrous amberdextrous 51-55, M 5 Responses Jul 27, 2013

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    I Hate People Who Use Guns

    My friend's little brother was shot by a 15 year old. It was part of an initiation into a gang. He was just short of his 18th birthday by 4 days. 
    MrsLalaninjacakes MrsLalaninjacakes 26-30, F 6 Responses Jan 16, 2010

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    Bang, Bang.

    I hate guns. I mean, anyone can pick up a gun and just shoot someone with it. Is that something we really need? I mean, I understand there might come a time when you need one to be able to defend yourself, but other than that..what is the point? Blah, guns can go...
    L0vetheway L0vetheway 18-21, F 34 Responses Sep 2, 2008

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    I Truly Hate Them

    me and my mom disagree on this but i hate guns, and she thinks we need one. yeah things are getting bad out there and you hear really scary stuff on the news. but still i dont think i could stand for a gun to be in the house. we have one, its downstairs out of my site but i still...
    SummerDragonfly SummerDragonfly 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 5, 2011

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    New Poll Shows Significant Divide Between Rank-And-File Members And NRA Leadership

    New Poll Of NRA Members By Frank Luntz Shows Strong Support For Common-Sense Gun Laws, Exposing Significant Divide Between Rank And File Members And NRA Leadership Gun Owners Believe Protecting Second Amendment Goes Hand-In-Hand with Keeping Guns Out of the Hands of Criminals...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 1 Response Feb 7, 2013

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    Hate???

    I'm not sure what is wrong with people, but guns are inanimate objects. Why the hate?I've have used a gun in a defensive situation, so I can't get on board with those who want to ban them. Sorry.
    edlepps edlepps 36-40, M 3 Responses Apr 22, 2011

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    Bad Day

    Hello I just dropped buy to vent a little. I just won't everyone to know him much I hate guns. I was shot 3 years ago in the leg. I was walking home from work one night and desided to take a short cut. Instead of staying on the road I cut behind a building. There was a lady with...
    Toejam555 Toejam555 36-40 2 Responses Aug 7, 2012

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    Agree To Disagree?

    My husband and I have discussed every aspect of gun ownership and have reached an impasse. I feel that owning a gun is against everything I stand for. I avoid conflict, hate violence, and we have a house rabbit for Christsakes, the most innocent prey animal you could ever have as...
    SpecialKt SpecialKt 21-25, F 8 Responses Jul 30, 2011

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    Respect Opinions Please

    Hello, my name is Trey Giles and I am 18 years young and have been a firearm enthusiast since i was about 13. I would like to make a point to other gun owners who come on this site. Respect peoples opinion! People have the right to not like or even hate guns. I can accept...
    TreyGiles TreyGiles 18-21, M 6 Responses Jun 27, 2010

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    Guns In School

    Everytime someone smacks a book on the ground, it sounds like the gunshot I heard a few years ago when someone killed someone at my school during the school day. It sounded like someone getting slapped really loud or books dropping on the ground. Everytime I hear it, I jump. I...
    abetterworld101 abetterworld101 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 28, 2011

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    When He Snuck In My Back Door

    i was sitting there wacking off spreading my butt cheaks and he came in and said bite the pillow im going it dry and i cried for two years and am now in thearpy
    iloveguns25 iloveguns25 70+ 1 Response Apr 16, 2012

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    Aussies Do It Better!

    After a 1996 Mass Shooting, Australia Enacted Strict Gun Laws. It Hasn't Had a Similar Massacre Since. - By Will Oremus On April 28, 1996, a gunman opened fire on tourists in a seaside resort in Port Arthur, Tasmania. By the time he was finished, he had killed 35 people and...
    MmmBabi MmmBabi 46-50, F 5 Responses Dec 17, 2012

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    Looking For America

    The following is written for The New York TimesBy GAIL COLLINS - Published: December 14, 2012“I’m sorry,” said Representative Carolyn McCarthy, her voice breaking. “I’m having a really tough time.” She’s the former nurse from Long Island who ran for Congress in...
    MmmBabi MmmBabi 46-50, F 2 Responses Dec 15, 2012

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    Two police officers shot to death in retaliation

    for police shootings of African American males. They had nothing to do with the other cases. Then the guy shot himself. And it seems to me at least one of the officers was targeted because he was Asian and an Asian police officer had been startled inside a dark stairwell and...
    creativegal82 creativegal82 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I Dont Hate Guns,i Hate That Ppl Can Use It Do Hurt Others

    coz a gun is small really in our hands.. but if u use it for bad then.. u somehow kill urself too.. god can forgive and judge only bad actions.. instead to fill a gun with bullets.. fill it with love...give others love.. and its better than doing something...
    amysangels amysangels 22-25, F 6 Responses Feb 25, 2010

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    Guns Take The Fun Out

    Guns take all the fun out of killing! You don't get to enjoy the fear in the eyes and hear that last gasp for life escaping your victim's lungs as they slowly die. Knifing is so much more intimate. There is no chance for the victim to escape a bullet fired from a kilometer...
    airfilibabik airfilibabik 51-55, M 3 Responses Apr 24, 2011

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    Americans love their weapons.

    They think their constitution is the word of god and they claim using fabricated evidence that guns don't equal more death and crime and that people are the problem. Well good news people are the problem. We have been the problem and always will be the problem. HOWEVER, you...
    samiaboud9 samiaboud9 16-17, M 3 Responses May 31

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    My Mother Was Shot Dead

    I abhor guns as evil, power hungry or mentally imbalanced people use them to kill. While I was on the phone to my mother in July 2002 overseas her ex husband entered her premises and shot her point blank. I could hear her desperately pleading for him to stop. She was hemmed in...
    Morepork Morepork 51-55 3 Responses Dec 22, 2012

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    I have to say being Canadian I am bombarded

    with American News and events. It saddens me that I have to see the ignorance behind the laws that the NRA tout. The right to bare arms is such an old idea the it's keeping the country in barbaric times. The amount of innocent people shot by the use of this idea is ridiculous...
    flodials flodials 41-45, F 4 Responses Jan 19

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    Behind The NRA's Money

    Democracy Now January 16, 2013 Gun Lobby Deepens Financial Ties to $12 Billion Dollar Firearms Industry "Throughout it's history, the national Rifle Association has portrayed itself as an advocate for individual gun owners' Second Amendment rights. But a new investigation finds...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 3 Responses Jan 23, 2013

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    You Can't Take Back A Bullet

    I grew up with a lot of drug dealers and bikers where guns were commonplace. I never experienced guns ever fixing or solving any problem, only causing irrevocable damage, death, and worse problems ever escalating in a downward spiral of retaliation. I've seen friends kill...
    neonshades neonshades 51-55, M 4 Responses Mar 15, 2010

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    Guns do not belong in the hands of civilians.

    I know this might sound weird coming from a soldier, but I strongly detest guns. I think they are works of art, but their purpose is monstrous. It is bad enough in our hands, let alone in a domestic environment. Civilians are not required to ever have as harsh health checks as...
    JacobStark JacobStark 18-21, M 7 Responses Oct 26

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    Dodging Bullets

    I was driving in the inside lane when a van pulled alongside as though to overtake, but he slowed to match my speed. When I looked up at the passenger, I saw a shock of blonde hair and a single bright blue eye just above the gaping muzzle of a heavy calibre handgun, held at...
    amberdextrous amberdextrous 51-55, M 5 Responses Mar 15, 2010

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    Close Encounters

    I've had way too many close encounters with guns -even here in Australia, where we have pretty stringent gun laws. My first experience at the wrong end of a gun was as a junior reporter on a country newspaper. I was sent to a tumbledown farmhouse in the bush to interview a...
    amberdextrous amberdextrous 51-55, M 6 Responses Nov 3, 2009

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    I Believe There's An Evil In Every Gun

    My brother have it at home one is a small hand gun made in chezh, another is a beretta(am not sure), at our house in our bedroom, and I know the exact place he put them I hate the guns, and bring me some fear to be near guns ( I mean fire gun) Maybe it silly things But I believe...
    staticonveyor staticonveyor 22-25, M 12 Responses Jan 23, 2012

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    MmmBabi MmmBabi 46-50, F 2 Responses Dec 15, 2012

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    They Scare Me.

    I had a lifelong friend get killed accidently by a gun three years ago. He was a beautiful soul, and had some moron not been showing off his gun in the same room, he would still be here.
    Muse0001 Muse0001 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 18, 2010

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    on the first day of christmas ,my true love gave to me:one hunk of ******* smelly cheese.on the second day of christmas,my true love gave to me:2 woolie woolahs,and a hunk of...
    spoonandstretch spoonandstretch 41-45, M 13 hrs ago

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    I want to run a shooting range one day. Teach hunters safety, concealed carry classes, learn people how to shoot and disassemble their guns. Really, they're fun, even if you don't...
    iamFrightened iamFrightened 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 29

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    Feeling very suicidal and upset right now. It really is time for me to kill myself. I don't belong on earth. I'm unwanted, unloved and hated by every person on this planet. I feel...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I really don’t like living, I hate my life and I just don’t feel like if I belong in this world. My family thinks I am dumb and that I will never achieve anything in life. I...
    Miserabelle Miserabelle 16-17, F 1 hr ago

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    I have a few pistols in my room in the US, and I only get to train with them twice a year whenever my family goes to the US. My parents don't worry much about me because I can...
    TetraZL TetraZL 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 2

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    Nothing is more unattractive than some cocky boy taking pics with guns trying to think they're cool. I own six firearms don't see me posing trying to look female gangsta haha...
    Ownedforaprice Ownedforaprice 22-25, F 5 Responses Dec 3

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    Guess which one one of these did not try to ban guns while in power. Mao Zedong Adolf Hitler Joseph Stalin Barack Obama Kim Jong Il King George III Vladimir Putin The answer...
    mrwilson062198 mrwilson062198 16-17, M Dec 12

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    I just read a story about owning a gun...a very young boy says he believes people who don't have one or are against them are insane...I guess they may also be called cowards...I...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 16

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    Today is a dark day indeed. For those of you, who don't watch the news, (I'm also one of them). Today, in the town of Peshawar, Pakistan, at 11 o'clock, seven terrorists, armed...
    anonymousmuslimteen anonymousmuslimteen 16-17, M Dec 16

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    I don't hate it because I hate the babies themselves, I hate it because of this overly-protective motherly side of me. I don't like it when babies are unhappy ><
    Ellie1027 Ellie1027 13-15, F 8 hrs ago

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    Traffic jams, computers freezing, general stuckness, I hate it all. There's nothing I hate more than lack of progress.
    IDidntWantToSignUp IDidntWantToSignUp 18-21 15 hrs ago

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    I feel like I'm the only one in my family that actually hates xmas . It's never felt like xmas since 2005 ️an that's only bc in 2006 my poppy past away on my bday ️an it...
    alannis3733 alannis3733 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    I use to love the holidays, but not anymore. Let's see, why do I hate the holidays? Well, my parents are gone and my two older brothers live out of state and we barely talk...
    wieman351 wieman351 51-55, F 6 hrs ago

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    I hate men. A few times recently I have been in the changing area after swimming. It's mixed sex. Men come up to admire themselves in the mirror and they belch. It's macho male. I...
    blodyn blodyn 13-15, F 4 hrs ago

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    I've come to the realization that i hate family get togethers.. and in consequence i hate holidays. I used to be so excited for Christmas when i was younger and now with it being...
    killlian killlian 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    I cannot stand racism or any form of prejudice. Being a very spiritual person, I know that we are Not our bodies. The body is a shell that we occupy here on Earth to complete this...
    jjewell84 jjewell84 26-30, F 1 hr ago

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    Christmas makes me so unhappy. and this year, I've just made everything worse. Right now, it's Christmas eve, about 4:00, I've just made my partner very unhappy, and haven't...
    savakora savakora 18-21 17 hrs ago

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    I have always hated conflict...when I was young..it used to make me feel physically ill. Even now...when I think that there may be issues with someone...my stomach gets all tied...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 4 Responses 17 hrs ago

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