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I Think Gun Laws In America Need to Be Looked At Again

Another University massacre. 91 People

    Guns Laws Arent the Problem

    I grew up in the 80s and 90s so I think my view on this is a little bit different. Gun laws arent the problem. I blame society. The entire country needs a good "dewussification" ( i made that up!). Kids these days need to stop crying when they get their ***** kicked. A...
    Silver01ta Silver01ta 31-35, M 6 Responses Feb 15, 2008

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    Time For a Change

    Firstly, I am not an American citizen. So I understand some people on here will tell me to keep my nose out of their country's business. I have seen the news about the latest university shooting in Illinois. As usual. it has been carried out by an idiot with a gun, and since the...
    mikemcneil mikemcneil 46-50, M 51 Responses Feb 14, 2008

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    Education

    simple educate children on proper care and procedure of firearm handling and then equip each high schooler with a 9mm when the crazies break out, the rest of the class will take him/her/them down before too much harm can be done to the student populous
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Feb 15, 2008

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    Social Science Statistics And Solutions By The Sea Shore

    I would like to explore some silliness that both sides of the political spectrum have fell for. No, not the Politicians, they are smarter than that, but the people. Lets talk about School house slaughters and such. Ok, you could take an absolute point of life being...
    hateable hateable 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 13, 2013

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    Today

    In Toronto a rather nice couple was buried today. In the presence of their children and their grandchildren, hundreds of mourners, oh and television news trucks - they were eulogized, placed in two hearses and driven to the cemetery where the graves had been opened and the...
    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 14, 2013

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    Another Loss Of Precious Lives.

    Since hearing about this latest atrocity in Connecticut, concerning yet another madman taking out his cowardly, evil and unjustified actions out on innocent little children and others.It is something that I and many, many others cannot or will not ever be able to comprehend.Why...
    Kadie101 Kadie101 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 14, 2012

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    Guns In America

    frm what i understand about guns and america is that nearly everyone has access to them they do not have stringent requirements like they do in the uk and even in the uk we have had increasing crime using guns they are scary things and in a maniacs hands lethal as any would be...
    claracluck claracluck 41-45, F 3 Responses Feb 25, 2008

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    What If It Was Your Sister?

    Did you know that in the U.S. you can go to a gun show and buy a gun without showing identification? I didn't. I read that Sen. Frank Lautenberg made the crack that, "It's easier to buy an assault rifle than it is to get a library card." That made me...
    deleted deleted 26-30 54 Responses Apr 23, 2009

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    Be careful. I was raped by a clown once.

    I was okay with this until my dad farted. Now I don't know how to feel. I just feel numb. sort of grumb.
    TheGreatOzzie TheGreatOzzie 26-30, M Jan 21

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    Well as much as I am a humanist I fear the group. I think that laws were made because at one point in time crimes kept being committed so badly that laws had to be made in order to...
    ultraterrestrial ultraterrestrial 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 6

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    I dated a guy in high school I was his first I was a year older than him.We never fight our family got alone all of our friends know each other .It was short lived and I broke it...
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 13

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    Yep, I sometimes back slide and need my wife to snap me out of it. But all she gotta do is show me that booty and I'm....ok here we go again..."Excuse me wifey!!" "I need you again...
    Sheismybestfriend Sheismybestfriend 31-35, M 2 days ago

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    My legs are dangling off the edge the bottom of the bottle is my only friend i think I've split my wrist again and I'm gone gone gone gone my legs are dangling off the edge a...
    Forgottenbyyouagain Forgottenbyyouagain 13-15, F Nov 5

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    I'm here to listen to anybody I AM HERE I love you all message me if you need anything again I love you all😘😘😘
    sillyrose1994 sillyrose1994 13-15, F Nov 13

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    Hi guys! It's been years I haven't been on this, sorry! But ahhhhh I'm so nervous but on an extreme level :((( basically I failed a driving test & and I was sooo badly nervous...
    anisha07969 anisha07969 18-21, F Nov 2

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    The below all happened because I think and look into things far to much and the person that this is meant for I am sorry x This week has been such a rollacoaster of a week well...
    Sirwithherkey Sirwithherkey 31-35, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    I am not a radical or a finical person but want to use common sense when it comes to gun control. I just read an article by a wife and mom posted here at EP last April 2014 under...
    maturewifeandmom maturewifeandmom 36-40, F 4 Responses Oct 26

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    It's a totally different story in Japan Jap has many onerous laws controlling gun ownership Almost no one in Japan owns a gun. Most kinds are illegal, with onerous restrictions...
    belleolbes belleolbes 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I am an immigrant. I'd like to say it doesn't define me but in reality it does. I've always been very ashamed of myself. I always tried to be invisible to the world. I felt like...
    yayami yayami 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    As far as I'm concerned, it's cold-blooded murder. I have spoken against this vile, unjust law, and never once heard anything resembling a defense for it. Instead, I got stories...
    ShyShogan ShyShogan 22-25, M Oct 31

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    I've always loved the American girl dolls since I discovered them at 10 years. I couldn't get them as a child, they were considered expensive and when I finally saved money to get...
    lilbabygirl1 lilbabygirl1 26-30, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    Just in general, I think Americans are quite stupid, I don't know why they complain about violence yet they have the audacity to claim guns should be legal for "protection" and say...
    Thyhistory Thyhistory 18-21 7 Responses Oct 25

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    So Thanksgiving is next week, and since I'm only 14, I still have to go to my dads house for Thanksgiving, as my parents divorced last February. At my dads house will be his entire...
    bandfreak26 bandfreak26 13-15, F 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    I support pre 1965 laws,because as a native born minority I think the nation was diverse enough without importing the troubles of failed 3rd world nations. Diversity was already...
    Nevalost Nevalost 22-25, M Nov 7

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    I share this as much for Ranchlife as I do for everyone here. It seems that legalization advocates are going to have to get international support as the UN is now stepping up and...
    Cottondog Cottondog 41-45, M Nov 12

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    Meat in Due Season TheWayPrepared.com As Stewards, we are called to serve Meat in due season. But what is this 'meat?' And what is the 'due season' in which this meat is to be...
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    I just read about the school shooting in Marysville. I am not a big fan of Americans, but my heart bleeds for all those involved. As far as I'm aware, the shooter wasn't a bad...
    JacobStark JacobStark 18-21, M Oct 25

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    This is hopefully going to be a debate post for/against marijuana. I have written a very long post here, and am planning on writing more long posts related to this topic. Please...
    ranchlife14 ranchlife14 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 9

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    This is hopefully going to be a debate post for/against marijuana. I have written a very long post here, and am planning on writing more long posts related to this topic. Please...
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    I Am Just Saying But I Do Hope You Are Doing More Than Just Listening!112th Congress was composed of 538 individuals from the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Guam, the U.S...
    PreacherFoReal PreacherFoReal 46-50, M 3 days ago

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    I remember being in a robbery. It wasn't the first time.I remember looking at one guy kicking my friend on the floor and another guy holding a blade to my other friends throat...
    RafaReu RafaReu 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 3

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    I love America. It's so pretty and so many mountains. There's diversity some places get snow other don't there are all types of natural disasters that can happen depending on where...
    Plungeintoadream Plungeintoadream 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 21

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    With all of these police shooting citizens in the United States, I can see that they are jumpy, often irrational, and let their adrenaline control their actions. I understand that...
    lordspaulding lordspaulding 18-21, M Oct 29

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    Work with a kind of safety shoes is not just good for the workers but for company suppliers as well as it protects them from lawsuits. The regulation of a company should be...
    sara052807 sara052807 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    Yeah I do. I think Global Warming is a good thing. This world is so cold & being outside at night, it is so cold here it can & has for many caused hypothermia. And as our gas and...
    OKPunk OKPunk 18-21, M Nov 13

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    So I was in the car today an my mom and I were having a conversation she tried to end it with, "just because you hate America doesn't mean I do!" I had to laugh. I responded with...
    KateTheStraightedge KateTheStraightedge 16-17, F 5 Responses Nov 4

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    It is so tough to change or heal. When for my entire adult life, I have been in bad relationships. I have no more relationships( boyfriends) the past 2 years but I still get...
    Howtobeme Howtobeme 51-55, F 10 hrs ago

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    I had to take a small break from this place. Some things happened and I needed to be way from here. Things aren't exactly like they were before, and at this point I don't trust...
    Saram1985 Saram1985 26-30, F 3 hrs ago

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    Hi, I really need your advice because I'm a bit confused and rattled. I was with my boyfriend for about 6 months when we first met everything was great, we laughed so much and had...
    Rainrebel Rainrebel 26-30, F 4 Responses Oct 28

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    I need help. Let me start off by saying I'm not a Jesus person, I don't go to church, I don't pray and all that but I do have morals, I have promises I made to myself long ago, I...
    ZoeandMax ZoeandMax 18-21, F Nov 5

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    My husband has been trying to divorce me for a week now. Last Saturday he tried to deposit me to my mom's house, but told him to just come home when I opened the car door. Then I...
    Wanderer25 Wanderer25 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 7

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    When I was 11, I met what would be the best friend of my childhood. I grew up in a home which lacked love in any meaningful sense. I found making friends hard, but when I met Sarah...
    EverlyAnn EverlyAnn 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 22

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    So my gunge experimentation is still going on, I've mentioned in my previous post about using cornflour, which works. However, I've also noticed that I need a bit less water and...
    mrmassive1990 mrmassive1990 22-25 Oct 28

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    but my daughter is, she is from California. I would never forget that year in 2012 when I was there, it was the best year of my life. Giving birth was the best experience I have...
    Sahour221286 Sahour221286 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 3

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    Last night, I was on this "social media"/dating/friend/whatever you want to call it site called "Meet Me". I used it to find people in the area to hang out with, as most of my...
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    Airline Captain!!!............ My lead flight attendant came to me and said, "We have an H.R. on this flight." (H.R. stands for human remains.) "Are they military?" I asked. 'Yes...
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