Quotes of the day

posted at 10:31 pm on January 17, 2013 by Allahpundit

As a society, our first task must be to care for our children — to shield them from harm and give them the tools they need not only to pursue their dreams, but to help build this country. That is how we will be judged. And in the wake of the tragedy in Newtown, it’s clear we have a long way to go.

That’s why, last month, I asked Vice President Biden to lead an effort to come up with concrete steps we can take right now to keep our kids safe, help prevent mass shootings, and reduce the broader epidemic of gun violence in this country. And on Wednesday, I put forward a specific set of proposals based on Joe’s recommendations. Because while there is no law or set of laws that can prevent every senseless act of violence completely, if there is even one thing we can do to reduce this violence — if even one life can be saved — we have an obligation to try.

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President Barack Obama set a new standard Wednesday for stupidly exploitative White House events by appearing onstage with children to unveil his gun control proposals.

He quoted from letters that the kids had written him. He invoked their Solomonic authority: “Their voices should compel us to change.” He signed executive orders as they gazed on adoringly. He hugged and high-fived them.

No doubt every parent thinks their little Johnny or Sally is the next James Q. Wilson. That doesn’t make it so. Some of the wisdom that the president shared from his adorable pen pals was, “I love my country and [I] want everybody to be happy and safe,” and “We should learn from what happened at Sandy Hook … I feel really bad.”

News flash: Kids don’t want bad things to happen. This would be a genuinely useful insight … if we could write public policy in crayon. The White House event smacked of the old unilateral disarmament campaigns of the 1980s when we were supposed to get rid of our nuclear weapons because they scared youngsters.

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The use of children to front a potentially big overhaul of Americans’ constitutional rights is really about silencing dissent, exploiting the wide-eyed innocence of worried children to try to shame those adults who still dare to say: “But what about my constitutional rights?” Indeed, it is normally only the most censorious, authoritarian regimes or groups that use children to front or follow through political campaigns. Who can forget the Child Spies in George Orwell’s 1984, those “ungovernable little savages” whose simplistic moralism made them the perfect monitors of adult behaviour? Today, all sorts of fundamentally anti-democratic, anti-masses campaigns – from Green efforts to guilt-trip us over our carbon use to Mary Whitehouse-style demands to censor wicked art – exploit or evoke children to get their message across. And that message is: “It doesn’t matter what you adults believe or want or desire – the feelings of children are way more important.”

Children are perfect fodder for moralistic political campaigns because they are naturally and naively moralistic, seeing the world in brutally black-and-white terms. That the current campaign to overhaul the Second Amendment now uses children as some of its chief spokespeople is very revealing – it reveals just how cynical and unthinking this campaign is, and that it is driven more by childish fear and simplistic morality than by that old adult pursuit, politics.

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Obama’s implication is clear: disagree with him, and you are fine with what happened in Sandy Hook.

That’s a vile, despicable Maury Povich tactic. It’s daytime talk show material, not honest political discussion about how to solve the problem of murder by guns in the United States. Not one of the solutions Obama proposes would have stopped what happened in Sandy Hook. Adam Lanza would have passed a background check. Lanza was armed with two handguns, not just an AR-15. Limiting the number of rounds per magazine accomplishes nothing, since it takes less than three seconds for a relative amateur to change magazines.

But here’s the dirty little secret: this isn’t about preventing another Sandy Hook for the left. It is about political posturing. If the left really wanted to be true to its own philosophy, it would simply attempt to repeal the Second Amendment and go for a total British-style gun ban. The vast majority of murders committed with guns in the United States are committed with handguns. Yet the left insists that it wants to leave private handgun ownership in place, while targeting so-called “assault rifles.” That’s not an attempt at a solution, even from the left. It’s just preening for the cameras while pointing to the bodies of shooting victims.

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Via Mediaite.

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KOOLAID2

KCB on January 17, 2013 at 10:32 PM

…child abuse!

KOOLAID2 on January 17, 2013 at 10:33 PM

KCB on January 17, 2013 at 10:32 PM

…I had to pee!

KOOLAID2 on January 17, 2013 at 10:33 PM

Despicable.

Hmmm…maybe the NRA can show children out on the range having fun and respecting firearms. Talking about what they learn in the sport of shooting.

Fight children with children, perhaps?

ProfShadow on January 17, 2013 at 10:34 PM

Shield®

Electrongod on January 17, 2013 at 10:35 PM

chris christie is really proving to be the smartest, most likable republican right now…I would vote for him for 2016 president, over hilary or biden. Too bad conservatives will not let him out of the primaries.

nonpartisan on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

…child abuse!

KOOLAID2 on January 17, 2013 at 10:33 PM

Can you imagine…

Telling your 7 y/o…

to write a letter to your fantasy person..

Electrongod on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

KOOLAID2 on January 17, 2013 at 10:33 PM

It’s ok..I covered for you.

KCB on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

Hypocrisy is too mild a word, Obama calls for the biblical term of ‘whited sepulcher’.

The pro-life movement is using his words against him.

Sponsored by the March for Life, this pro-life video is narrated by… President Obama.

Would it Bother Us More if They Used Guns?
Abort73 Web Graphics & Wallpaper

New pro-life poster:
https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-snc7/487178_523973334290250_1639013904_n.jpg

INC on January 17, 2013 at 10:39 PM

When the inevitablel myocardial infarction faceplants Chris Christie into the ground, I am going to celebrate.

And not feel the least bit sorry about it.

PolAgnostic on January 17, 2013 at 10:40 PM

Obama feeds on children-carrion.

Goebbels has another orgasm. His ultimate dreams are all realized by Obama.

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 10:40 PM

That embicile had no expression of emotion when he hugged those kids. He really looked uncomfortable. Then the parents got the squishy limp-wrist handshake.

Total fake. He should go on the road with Manti Te’o.

fogw on January 17, 2013 at 10:40 PM

Christie McButterButt of course had to chime in to cement his role as Barky’s new spooning buddy. Still want him as POTUS because he talks down to the unions?

Bishop on January 17, 2013 at 10:41 PM

More assault weapons that Obama won’t ban:

http://www.abortioninstruments.com/new_index.html#instruments

(the further down you scroll, the more horrific the images, so be warned).

INC on January 17, 2013 at 10:41 PM

We have a long four years ahead of us. There is nothing too low for Zero.

KCB on January 17, 2013 at 10:42 PM

Obama hates black children. He doesn’t care at all about Chicago or any rathole.

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 10:42 PM

nonpartisan on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

Yikes! Nice knowing you…

ccrosby on January 17, 2013 at 10:42 PM

Yikes! Nice knowing you…

ccrosby on January 17, 2013 at 10:42 PM

Ditto

Electrongod on January 17, 2013 at 10:43 PM

chris christie is really proving to be the smartest, most likable republican right now…I would vote for him for 2016 president, over hilary or biden. Too bad conservatives will not let him out of the primaries.

nonpartisan on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

Chris Christie is a typical, opportunistic punk.

blatantblue on January 17, 2013 at 10:44 PM

As a society, our first task must be to care for our children — to shield them from harm and give them the tools they need not only to pursue their dreams, but to help build this country. That is how we will be judged.

Except the ones that are aborted to prevent someone from being punished with a baby. But once they make it past that hurdle, the democrats are right there for them, to be used as human shields.

Night Owl on January 17, 2013 at 10:44 PM

nonpartisan on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

You are right. We won’t let him.

KCB on January 17, 2013 at 10:44 PM

chris christie is really proving to be the smartest, most likable republican right now…I would vote for him for 2016 president, over hilary or biden.

nonpartisan on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

WOW…you just caught everyone off guard with that one.

Bishop on January 17, 2013 at 10:44 PM

I would vote for him for 2016 president, over hilary or biden.

nonpartisan on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

So would Obama. It w/b the first time he’d show gratitude toward anyone.

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 10:48 PM

chris christie is really proving to be the smartest, most likable republican right now…I would vote for him for 2016 president, over hilary or biden. Too bad conservatives will not let him out of the primaries.

nonpartisan on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

You. Are. An. Idiot.

JPeterman on January 17, 2013 at 10:50 PM

chris christie is really proving to be the smartest, most likable republican right now…I would vote for him for 2016 president, over hilary or biden. Too bad conservatives will not let him out of the primaries.

nonpartisan on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

Maybe he could run in the No Labels Party. They need a big name like that to get things off the ground.

Night Owl on January 17, 2013 at 10:50 PM

https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-snc7/487178_523973334290250_1639013904_n.jpg

INC on January 17, 2013 at 10:39 PM

Thanks for posting that, I’m going to put it up on my twitter feed tomorrow.

JPeterman on January 17, 2013 at 10:53 PM

Christie didn’t really want to be president anyway.

He made sure Mitt didn’t win and now he’s anti second amendment after a tragedy.

Somebody could connect the two, couldn’t they?

Speakup on January 17, 2013 at 10:53 PM

Fighting children with children…hmmm, I don’t know. we’re a classier bunch than them.

But we must fight.

22044 on January 17, 2013 at 10:53 PM

The kids picked up the tab™. How precious. *spoken with a lisp, like HAL would say it*

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 10:55 PM

You want push back? You exploit peoples children.

wolly4321 on January 17, 2013 at 10:55 PM

ok…ok…..Who lies constantly, eat dogs, and uses small children as human shields / stage props?

Too easy?

Tim_CA on January 17, 2013 at 10:56 PM

Shield®

Electrongod on January 17, 2013 at 10:35 PM

Nice. ; )

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 10:56 PM

chris christie is really proving to be the smartest, most likable republican right now…I would vote for him for 2016 president, over hilary or biden. Too bad conservatives will not let him out of the primaries.

nonpartisan on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

ROTFLMMFAO!!

R.I.P.

GOP

Tim_CA on January 17, 2013 at 10:57 PM

This guy looks like he’s had one too many already: http://www.suntimes.com/17639879-761/ald-burke-wants-complete-ban-on-red-bull-and-other-energy-drinks.html

davidk on January 17, 2013 at 10:58 PM

Electron, I think it’s BurdenShield

DanMan on January 17, 2013 at 10:58 PM

I thought 0 thought children were a burden.

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 10:58 PM

Where was Obama’s kids?

[I am must be racist for asking that]

Electrongod on January 17, 2013 at 10:59 PM

As a society, our first task must be to care for our children — to shield them from harm and give them the tools they need not only to pursue their dreams, but to help build this country. That is how we will be judged.

Obama will be judged by how he bankrupted them, more than all the other presidents put together.

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 10:59 PM

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 10:55 PM

Good call on HAL’s singing:) You guys have fun, I have to go back to work, I do have a question for you though, you know about the “hooch” that comes from the marsh up that way right?;)

MarshFox on January 17, 2013 at 10:59 PM

R.I.P.

GOP

Tim_CA on January 17, 2013 at 10:57 PM

Good thing!

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 11:00 PM

Obama set the standard.

At Williamsburg this weekend, I honestly think the Congressional GOP needs to decide that they are going to take the advice of Nancy Reagan and just say no. No to raising the debt ceiling. No to keeping entitlement spending where it is. No to negotiating with the rat-eared wonder.

The Congressional GOP needs to announce that they will not raise the debt ceiling. But instead of doing it half-assed in some hallway of the Cannon Office Building, they need to do it as a press event surrounded by children of every size, shape, gender, race, and species. They need to lecture that they are doing it so that the children will be unharmed. They will declare that if just one child is not saddled with massive debt by the results of their actions it will be worth it.

Happy Nomad on January 17, 2013 at 11:00 PM

Where was Obama’s kids?

[I am must be racist for asking that]

Electrongod on January 17, 2013 at 10:59 PM

The range?

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 11:00 PM

I thought 0 thought children were a burden.

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 10:58 PM

they are punishment.

tom daschle concerned on January 17, 2013 at 11:00 PM

DanMan on January 17, 2013 at 10:58 PM

Panty(waist) Shield

Tim_CA on January 17, 2013 at 11:00 PM

Someone should steal krispy creams pizza at gunpoint.

wolly4321 on January 17, 2013 at 11:00 PM

MarshFox, talking to HAL is like having a conversation with oatmeal.

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 11:00 PM

INC on January 17, 2013 at 10:39 PM

Hi INC, That video was good and shows the shallowness of his words.
Abortion is what he should be talking about.

The graphic makes a great point. That poster is scary to me, since I’ve never seen anything like that; only heard about them.

bluefox on January 17, 2013 at 11:00 PM

I thought 0 thought children were a burden.

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 10:58 PM

Yes…

Unless they can be used as a tool….

Electrongod on January 17, 2013 at 11:02 PM

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 10:59 PM

James Preston would be proud of you:) Wait, are you sure your not really him;)

MarshFox on January 17, 2013 at 11:02 PM

Happy Nomad on January 17, 2013 at 11:00 PM

You assume that they are real men, with steely gonads.

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 11:02 PM

nonpartisan on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

Who let you in?
Cool, another idiot to scroll by.

bazil9 on January 17, 2013 at 11:03 PM

bazil9 on January 17, 2013 at 11:03 PM

Glad you could make it!

KCB on January 17, 2013 at 11:04 PM

“It takes a Village “,…………………….

….with a Gun Free Zone,and Caring/Compassionate Liberal
Do_Gooders Holier-than-Thou Pacifists,who will plead,beg,

and try to reach the Mental-Case NutJob who will snuff out
life,any means neccessary!!

********************** NUTS ********************************!

canopfor on January 17, 2013 at 11:04 PM

chris christie is really proving to be the smartest, most likable republican right now…I would vote for him for 2016 president, over hilary or biden. Too bad conservatives will not let him out of the primaries.

nonpartisan on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

I like the way you think. Now which would you choose between sodomy, car jack or a broken arm?

arnold ziffel on January 17, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Children should be by rights terrified of Obama because Sandy Hook was a total failure of the big intrusive government he loves and not our second amendment, the combination of government created gun free zones and and government’s failure to disarm the real bad actors, gang bangers, murderers, rapists, thieves, muggers, and the systematic destruction of family and morals spanning decades directly stemming from from the awful actions of liberal organizations such as the ACLU and the Lawyers guild who forced the mentally ill out of institutions, and protects the real bad people, its absolutely liberal governance with Obama as its current leader who killed those children and many more.

Its not my fault a bad person perpetrated an evil act, its the corruption of five decades of ever increasing progressive influence that’s done so much harm people like Lanza feel entitled enough they blur the line between right and wrong and justify in their minds when they’re aggrieved its ok to kill.

And after all of this a liberal president uses dead children in their graves and lines up live children to twist and manipulate like puppets on strings.

And then along come the nutroot moonbats so low brow they applaud the use of dead children for purely political purposes.

When you put it all together its obvious that liberalism is sick.

Speakup on January 17, 2013 at 11:04 PM

MarshFox on January 17, 2013 at 11:02 PM

I don’t own Avon Inc.

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 11:05 PM

As a society, our first task must be to care for our children not kill our children at any stage of life.

burrata on January 17, 2013 at 11:05 PM

Good evening..:)

Dire Straits on January 17, 2013 at 11:05 PM

chris christie is really proving to be the smartest, most likable republican right now…I would vote for him for 2016 president, over hilary or biden. Too bad conservatives will not let him out of the primaries.

nonpartisan on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

Silly Commie.

Conservatives won’t even let him in the primaries. What would be the point? If a slobbering fat liberal bastard who runs around in an I [heart] Obama t-shirt is the best the conservative movement can muster then game over.

We have other options, thank you very much. Our problem is a very deep bench. Your challenge is choosing between Clinton and Biden. Good luck with that.

Happy Nomad on January 17, 2013 at 11:05 PM

As a society, our first task must be to care for our children — to shield them from harm

Which is why we have to eliminate the gun-free massacre zones.

FloatingRock on January 17, 2013 at 11:05 PM

Glad you could make it!

KCB on January 17, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Did I? :)
Here but not. ;)

bazil9 on January 17, 2013 at 11:06 PM

Children as props..:(

Dire Straits on January 17, 2013 at 11:06 PM

Good evening..:)

Dire Straits on January 17, 2013 at 11:05 PM

Good…evening…

Electrongod on January 17, 2013 at 11:07 PM

We used to work hard for a better life for our kids. Now, we’re tying them to anchors of debt, knowing they’ll sink and drown.

WTF? Insanity…

Who is John Galt on January 17, 2013 at 11:07 PM

I thought 0 thought children were a burden.

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 10:58 PM

They are, but if one manages to slip by, they then need to be usefull.

ccrosby on January 17, 2013 at 11:07 PM

The news is so bad..don’t like even logging on.
Bad for my health.

bazil9 on January 17, 2013 at 11:07 PM

Christie McButterButt of course had to chime in to cement his role as Barky’s new spooning buddy. Still want him as POTUS because he talks down to the unions?

Bishop on January 17, 2013 at 10:41 PM

I have no use for him. Isn’t it strange that he didn’t hear himself saying that his children nor Obama’s didn’t have any choice in being protected; but by restricting our 2nd Amendment rights our children won’t have a choice either!!! The difference is his and Obama’s children will be protected, but ours will be severly limited or non existent.

What a hypocrite!!

bluefox on January 17, 2013 at 11:08 PM

Electrongod on January 17, 2013 at 11:07 PM

Good evening..:)

Dire Straits on January 17, 2013 at 11:08 PM

Dire….

KCB on January 17, 2013 at 11:08 PM

We used to work hard for a better life for our kids. Now, we’re tying them to anchors of debt, knowing they’ll sink and drown.

WTF? Insanity…

Who is John Galt on January 17, 2013 at 11:07 PM

It’s Time….

Who is John Galt on January 17, 2013 at 11:08 PM

Dire,Mr B, everyone..hi! and a good evening to u.
X Ken.

bazil9 on January 17, 2013 at 11:09 PM

Speaking of It Takes a Village…,HilRod Scores a 69′er!!!

Poll: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton exits post with 69% approval rating – @WSJ

46 secs ago from blogs.wsj.com by editor
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http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2013/01/17/wsjnbc-poll-hillary-clinton-exits-with-69-approval-rating/?mod=e2tw&utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter

canopfor on January 17, 2013 at 11:09 PM

As a society, our first task must be to care for our children — to shield them from harm and give them the tools they need not only to pursue their dreams, but to help build this country.

Among the most important tools that helped build this country, helped us win and preserve our freedom and liberty, are firearms.

FloatingRock on January 17, 2013 at 11:09 PM

useful

ccrosby on January 17, 2013 at 11:10 PM

How many Mexican children have been murdered, so far, or orphaned, so far, with ObamaGuns the Gun Running Merchant of Death Barack “Bloody Hands” Obama furnished in the thousands to Murderous Mexican Drug Gangs? This Bloody Bastard needs to get the plank out of his own eye.

VorDaj on January 17, 2013 at 11:10 PM

chris christie is really proving to be the smartest, most likable republican right now…I would vote for him for 2016 president, over hilary or biden. Too bad conservatives will not let him out of the primaries.

nonpartisan on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

There’s an endorsement. *eyeroll*

kim roy on January 17, 2013 at 11:10 PM

They are, but if one manages to slip by, they then need to be usefull.

ccrosby on January 17, 2013 at 11:07 PM

Assets..

[I'm portraying the lib mindset...
Not mine...
Or yours..]

Electrongod on January 17, 2013 at 11:10 PM

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 11:05 PM

Sorry didn’t give you enough reference, Molon Labe (Boston T Party) that should put you on the right track for my meaning:)

MarshFox on January 17, 2013 at 11:11 PM

Christie McButterButt of course had to chime in to cement his role as Barky’s new spooning buddy. Still want him as POTUS because he talks down to the unions?

Bishop on January 17, 2013 at 10:41 PM

LoLz..No way..Christie is toast to me..:)

Dire Straits on January 17, 2013 at 11:11 PM

VorDaj on January 17, 2013 at 11:10 PM

And why doesn’t somebody have the balls to call him and Holder on it!?

KCB on January 17, 2013 at 11:11 PM

bazil9 on January 17, 2013 at 11:09 PM

Good evening..:)

Dire Straits on January 17, 2013 at 11:12 PM

Too bad conservatives will not let him out of the primaries.

nonpartisan on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

I would not want him in the primaries.

freedomfirst on January 17, 2013 at 11:12 PM

Because while there is no law or set of laws that can prevent every senseless act of violence completely, if there is even one thing we can do to reduce this violence — if even one life can be saved — we have an obligation to try.

There is! Get rid of the gun-free helpless-victim zones and allow us to protect our children, as is our right.

FloatingRock on January 17, 2013 at 11:13 PM

KCB on January 17, 2013 at 11:08 PM

Good evening..:)

Dire Straits on January 17, 2013 at 11:13 PM

if there is even one thing we can do to reduce this violence — if even one life can be saved — we have an obligation to try.

That’s why you have hired guns protecting your children, is it not, “Mr. President”?

FloatingRock on January 17, 2013 at 11:14 PM

He made sure Mitt didn’t win and now he’s anti second amendment after a tragedy.

Somebody could connect the two, couldn’t they?

Speakup on January 17, 2013 at 10:53 PM

I bet his attitude would be different if he was just working 9-5 at the local restaurant. No, he’s like the rest of these bigots.
Armed Guards for me but not for thee.

bluefox on January 17, 2013 at 11:15 PM

nonpartisan on January 17, 2013 at 10:38 PM

…ok!…Alright!…WHICH ONE OF YOU TOOK A SH!T at exactly 10:38 PM…and FORGOT TO WIPE?

KOOLAID2 on January 17, 2013 at 11:15 PM

That’s why, last month, I asked Vice President Biden to lead an effort to come up with concrete steps we can take right now to keep our kids safe

Vice President Biden can’t even lead an effort to find his way out of a wet paper bag!

FloatingRock on January 17, 2013 at 11:16 PM

I thought,in Hopeys Presser,he said 80% of Americans
agreed on Gun Control????!!

January 17, 2013, 1:12 PM

WSJ/NBC Poll Shows Support for NRA
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In the midst of a ferocious battle with the president over gun control in America, the National Rifle Association continues to have more supporters than detractors, according to a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll.

According to the poll,

the NRA enjoys 41% positive approval rating, with a 34% negative rating. That compares with 41% positive and 29% negative in January 2011.
(More..)
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http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2013/01/17/wsjnbc-poll-shows-continuing-support-for-nra/

canopfor on January 17, 2013 at 11:16 PM

The $800B “Porkulus” we all screamed about in 2008 is embedded in the current deficit via “continuing resolutions”. Where has that 3.2 Trillion gone? It’s not clear….slush fund? Vote buying? I dunno.

But we need a BUDGET, DAMMIT, this year! Else, No More Credit For You, Zero Uncreditworthy

Who is John Galt on January 17, 2013 at 11:16 PM

KOOLAID2 on January 17, 2013 at 11:15 PM

I love your work sir. lol

arnold ziffel on January 17, 2013 at 11:17 PM

Which is why we have to eliminate the gun-free massacre zones.

FloatingRock on January 17, 2013 at 11:05 PM

I see what you did there and I like it.

The key to victory is defining the terms. Gun-control did not poll well so now the anti-Constitutionalists are talking in terms of gun violence prevention. Who isn’t against that?

By all means, let’s define gun-free zones for what they are- weak spots. It is by no coincidence that the Aurora CO shooter picked the one gun-free theater for his rampage. The VA Tech and Sandy Hook shooters equally enjoyed declared gun-free zones.

Happy Nomad on January 17, 2013 at 11:17 PM

MarshFox on January 17, 2013 at 10:59 PM

No. Alcohol?

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 11:17 PM

In the midst of a ferocious battle with the president over gun control in America, the National Rifle Association continues to have more supporters than detractors, according to a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll.

According to the poll,

the NRA enjoys 41% positive approval rating, with a 34% negative rating. That compares with 41% positive and 29% negative in January 2011.
(More..)
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http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2013/01/17/wsjnbc-poll-shows-continuing-support-for-nra/

canopfor on January 17, 2013 at 11:16 PM

…who would you most likely believe?…the NRA?…or JugEars?

KOOLAID2 on January 17, 2013 at 11:18 PM

Nite ‘Toons: America’s Most Deadly Assault Weapon – Bar None

M2RB: Megadeth (Symphony of Destruction)

Resist We Much on January 17, 2013 at 11:18 PM

I like the way you think. Now which would you choose between sodomy, car jack or a broken arm?

arnold ziffel on January 17, 2013 at 11:04 PM

LOL

bluefox on January 17, 2013 at 11:19 PM

canopfor on January 17, 2013 at 11:16 PM

Thanks for the link..:)
PS..Good to see you..Hope your family is doing well..:)

Dire Straits on January 17, 2013 at 11:19 PM

Obama hates black children. He doesn’t care at all about Chicago or any rathole.

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 10:42 PM

And you and your fringe wingnuts hate black children too so what is your point?

HotAirLib on January 17, 2013 at 11:19 PM

Hi RWM.

KCB on January 17, 2013 at 11:19 PM

I am being distracted. Pardon me.

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 11:19 PM

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