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Only the “LEOnely”

Posted on August 12th, by Carlito in Advice. No Comments

“Violent crimes, shootings, are not ever prevented by the presence of a police officer, no matter how many thousands of police officers you have,”

~Carty Finkbeiner, Mayor – Toledo, Ohio. May 2009

 

Recently, a firearms-based publication caused quite a stir and wound up alienating a portion of of its audience and advertisers because the editor made a foolish statement along the lines of “civilians have no need of an HK MP-7 because it serves no sporting purpose, etc…”  The shooting community was not amused.  Fact is… Americans just don’t like being told “no” and it’s dangerous to do so.  Let me elucidate:

 

When the 18th amendment outlawed the legitimate use of alcohol in this country, any use, even reasonable use, was granted an official government endorsement as “bad” therefore “abuse.” Drinking became indulging and recognized as a petty rebellion that everyone did, despite … Read More »






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