poll: Twice as many favor more guns o...

poll: Twice as many favor more guns over banning guns to reduce crime

There are 15 comments on the Fox News story from Jan 18, 2013, titled poll: Twice as many favor more guns over banning guns to reduce crime. In it, Fox News reports that:

Nearly twice as many voters say there would be less violent crime if more law-abiding Americans owned guns, than if guns were banned.

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Since: Jan 13

United States

#2 Jan 18, 2013
There's no reason why a responsible, law abiding licensed gun owner should be limited in what they can purchase.
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Responsibility

Redwood City, CA

#4 Jan 18, 2013
A fux poll - laughable because the rest of the country have more brains! Hilarious.
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Rico

Los Angeles, CA

#6 Jan 18, 2013
Oaky wrote:
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And how would a stalking troll like you know?
You recently got banned for stalking and TOS violations.... you should know all about that..........isn't that right Ralff?
Rico

Los Angeles, CA

#7 Jan 18, 2013
Oaky wrote:
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Is there a reason a gun owner needs to be licensed? I own several guns but I am not "licensed" and I am not breaking any laws wither.
The problem with people who own lots of guns is that they then to lose track of them or in most cases, they get stolen and fall into the hands of criminals.
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Rico

Los Angeles, CA

#10 Jan 18, 2013
Oaky wrote:
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And you have what support for the=is crasyazz comment?
Are you pretending that guns are not stolen from lawful gun owners?
Rico

Los Angeles, CA

#11 Jan 18, 2013
Oaky wrote:
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You hide in a grey box so you don't have any accountability troll.
Since when does using a registered account make you accountable? You're the same old "no credibility" Ralff with a different screen name.

Anyways, I'm not here to prolong a sh*tfest with you so you can have the last word and then lets get back to the topic.
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Bob Lewis

AOL

#14 Jan 18, 2013
Gang Members are licking their chops in anticipation of no threat that Homeowners may be armed. Places like the pathetic remains of Gang and Illegal infested Los Angeles will be a horror story for decent law abiding citizen families if the scum are free of fear of guns in the hands of homeowners.
ima

El Paso, TX

#15 Jan 19, 2013
Rico wrote:
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You recently got banned for stalking and TOS violations.... you should know all about that..........isn't that right Ralff?
and you haven't EVER EVER BEEN BANNED! LOL ! LOL ! LOL! even under other disguised monikers!

Since: Nov 09

United States

#16 Jan 19, 2013
Oaky wrote:
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No.
However; "The problem with people who own lots of guns is that they then to lose track of them or in most cases, they get stolen and fall into the hands of criminals." is a wildazz totally bogus statement.
I will go out on a limb here and say the government agency that wants to control guns would fit in that statement far more than private owners. For instance, you'll have to come up with quite a few specific cases to cover "Fast and Furious" alone.
His statement makes sense. The more of something you have, the easier it is to lose track of it.

Guns are no exception.

Below is a perfect example of a man with just one gun who almost lost it.

School security guard in Michigan leaves gun in bathroom, officials say

Officials say a recently hired security officer left a firearm unattended in a Michigan charter school bathroom, local media reported.

School officials at The Chatfield School in Lapeer, Mich., told mlive.com the officer left an unloaded weapon in a restroom "for a few moments" on Monday. No children were put in danger or exposed to the handgun, school director Matt Young told mlive.com .

http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/01/18/16...

Since: Nov 09

United States

#17 Jan 19, 2013
ima wrote:
<quoted text> and you haven't EVER EVER BEEN BANNED! LOL ! LOL ! LOL! even under other disguised monikers!
You've been banned many times.

Since: Nov 09

United States

#18 Jan 19, 2013
Bob Lewis wrote:
Gang Members are licking their chops in anticipation of no threat that Homeowners may be armed. Places like the pathetic remains of Gang and Illegal infested Los Angeles will be a horror story for decent law abiding citizen families if the scum are free of fear of guns in the hands of homeowners.
Your fear mongering is overrated. The deranged right wing radical domestic terrorist is more of a threat to society that any illegal or gang member!!!

See: Sandy Hook school massacre & Aurora, Co movie theater massacre to begin with!
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Tray

Etta, MS

#20 Jan 19, 2013
Hispanic America wrote:
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His statement makes sense. The more of something you have, the easier it is to lose track of it.
Guns are no exception.
Below is a perfect example of a man with just one gun who almost lost it.
School security guard in Michigan leaves gun in bathroom, officials say
Officials say a recently hired security officer left a firearm unattended in a Michigan charter school bathroom, local media reported.
School officials at The Chatfield School in Lapeer, Mich., told mlive.com the officer left an unloaded weapon in a restroom "for a few moments" on Monday. No children were put in danger or exposed to the handgun, school director Matt Young told mlive.com .
http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/01/18/16...
Before you open your trap how about checking how many guns, drugs, and alcohol are found in Michigan school search's. The security guard is severely out gunned in most inner city schools.
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What drugs was shooter on

Tampa, FL

#22 Jan 19, 2013
Why are so few asking what drugs was the shooter on ?

Is that not a good question ?
why

Huntsville, AL

#23 Jan 19, 2013
What drugs was shooter on wrote:
Why are so few asking what drugs was the shooter on ?
Is that not a good question ?
looking to score?
West Hill Alum

Pompano Beach, FL

#24 Jan 19, 2013
Why no local comments from Newtown?

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