Current Topics
The NRA is being supported by these companies
by Jeffery J. Haas
0 seconds ago
Trump and Russia
by pdx rick
18 minutes 10 seconds ago
The second amendment revisited.
by rporter314
Today at 01:39 AM
How Many?
by rporter314
Today at 01:19 AM
What Does a True Populism Look Like? It Looks Like the New Deal
by chunkstyle
Yesterday at 08:13 PM
Trump Supporters
by jgw
Yesterday at 07:59 PM
We All have Immigrant Roots
by NW Ponderer
Yesterday at 04:53 PM
High Schoolers acting out
by pondering_it_all
Yesterday at 09:55 AM
Dems poised to gain seats after court throws out Pa. congressional map
by pondering_it_all
02/21/18 06:01 PM
The Electoral College Subverts the Will of the Majority Vote
by pondering_it_all
02/21/18 05:58 PM
Trump takes title from Buchanan!
by pondering_it_all
02/21/18 12:24 AM
Round Table for January, 2018
by Jeffery J. Haas
02/20/18 07:51 PM
Rod Rosenstein's Innoculation
by pondering_it_all
02/19/18 07:56 PM
The Question
by jgw
02/19/18 07:08 PM
Why canít Star Trek: Discovery commit to serialized storytelling?
by Golem
02/19/18 02:51 AM
Trump works hard to support the NRA
by jgw
02/18/18 10:28 PM
DACA
by jgw
02/15/18 10:37 PM
The Onion's take
by jgw
02/15/18 10:19 PM
Whatever happened to rational conservatism?
by chunkstyle
02/15/18 05:51 PM
The Passing Parade: Obituaries: 2018
by Jeffery J. Haas
02/10/18 12:33 AM
Forum Stats
6248 Members
58 Forums
16195 Topics
279131 Posts

Max Online: 294 @ 12/06/17 12:57 AM
Google Adsense
Page 6 of 10 < 1 2 ... 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 >
Topic Options
#217571 - 03/23/12 07:41 PM Re: NRA tests a pet theory [Re: issodhos]
numan Offline
veteran

Registered: 08/06/08
Posts: 10853
Loc: What! Me Worry?
'
Originally Posted By: issodhos
I also wrote, "But, you do make a good point in suggesting that more facts are needed before the fellow is hung out to dry by popular opinion."

I agree with you, Issodhos. My gut reaction is to want to throw Zimmermann over a cliff into a sea of excrement, but my intellectual drive to avoid a "rush to judgment" (because that velocity is so quintessentially American?) is stronger.

First, to the best of our ability, we should gather all the facts -- then judge. Moreover, because of all the emotional muddle this case has generated, it may, in fact, prevent a proper trial and permit the perpetrator to avoid just punishment.
_________________________
The ultimate result of shielding men from the effects of folly is to fill the world with fools -- Herbert Spencer

Top
#217572 - 03/23/12 07:47 PM Re: NRA tests a pet theory [Re: Scoutgal]
numan Offline
veteran

Registered: 08/06/08
Posts: 10853
Loc: What! Me Worry?
'
Originally Posted By: Scoutgal

There is now a special prosecutor appointed by Gov. Rick Scott of Florida.

UH-OH !!

That is usually the infallible sign that truth is going to be covered up.
_________________________
The ultimate result of shielding men from the effects of folly is to fill the world with fools -- Herbert Spencer

Top
#217579 - 03/23/12 09:42 PM Re: NRA tests a pet theory [Re: NW Ponderer]
issodhos Offline
Pooh-Bah

Registered: 09/29/05
Posts: 12581
Originally Posted By: NW Ponderer
Iss, I'm going to ask you nicely to withdraw your personal and completely unsupported attack in the thread above.

I don't know what the hell you're talking about, NW. The only posting I have made that referenced you was one in which I gave you a tip-of-the-hat for seeking to find out more about what happened.
_________________________
"When all has been said that can be said, and all has been done that can be done, there will be poetry";-) -- Issodhos

Top
#217580 - 03/23/12 09:52 PM Re: NRA tests a pet theory [Re: issodhos]
NW Ponderer Offline
Moderator
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 09/09/11
Posts: 15758
My apologies, Issodhos, I read the statement
Originally Posted By: Issodhos
I also wrote, "But, you do make a good point in suggesting that more facts are needed before the fellow is hung out to dry by popular opinion." by the way, If you look at his posts above, NW seems to be doing just that. coffee
Issodhos
as that I was hanging him out to dry, not that I was searching out more info. I sincerely regret my outburst. I've been too quick to temper of late, and that is not like me.
_________________________
A well reasoned argument is like a diamond: impervious to corruption and crystal clear - and infinitely rarer.

Here, as elsewhere, people are outraged at what feels like a rigged game -- an economy that won't respond, a democracy that won't listen, and a financial sector that holds all the cards. - Robert Reich

Top
#217582 - 03/23/12 10:08 PM Re: NRA tests a pet theory [Re: logtroll]
Mechanic Offline
journeyman

Registered: 04/20/11
Posts: 802
LT, I wonder why there isn't a thread here regarding the mayhem - 10 dead, 46 wounded - in "SYG-Free" Chicago last week ? Where's the MSM "'blitz" on the Windy City wars ? Why isn't the President commenting on some possible "sons" there ?

Instead we have the makings of another Ox-Bow Incident fueled by the rantings of race-baiting opportunistic shysters, the usual acronymic conglomeration of anti gun orgs - all of which, BTW, have apparently declined to respond to questions from conservative members of the firearms community - compounded by the knee-jerk reactions of the lame stream media. Even our President (apparently having leaned nothing from the Brooks incident ) has weighed in with his patented inane commentary !

All of this pretty much guarantees the shooter can't be tried anywhere ! And perhaps that is the "objective" ! An administration teetering on the brink having its chief LEO being indicted for contempt, (with possible criminal proceedings for key players across the gamut of enforcement agencies ) mist be in desperate need of a diversion . Even better one involving the possible misuse of a firearm. Now only if the Oval Office/MSM/Hoplophobes were as outraged over some 300 Mexican national's deaths ! >Mech

Top
#217586 - 03/23/12 10:19 PM Re: NRA tests a pet theory [Re: Mechanic]
Happy Birthday logtroll Offline
veteran

Registered: 04/26/10
Posts: 8731
Loc: New Mexico (not old Mexico)
Originally Posted By: Mechanic
LT, I wonder why there isn't a thread here regarding the mayhem - 10 dead, 46 wounded - in "SYG-Free" Chicago last week ? Where's the MSM "'blitz" on the Windy City wars ? Why isn't the President commenting on some possible "sons" there ?

Instead we have the makings of another Ox-Bow Incident fueled by the rantings of race-baiting opportunistic shysters, the usual acronymic conglomeration of anti gun orgs - all of which, BTW, have apparently declined to respond to questions from conservative members of the firearms community - compounded by the knee-jerk reactions of the lame stream media. Even our President (apparently having leaned nothing from the Brooks incident ) has weighed in with his patented inane commentary !

All of this pretty much guarantees the shooter can't be tried anywhere ! And perhaps that is the "objective" ! An administration teetering on the brink having its chief LEO being indicted for contempt, (with possible criminal proceedings for key players across the gamut of enforcement agencies ) mist be in desperate need of a diversion . Even better one involving the possible misuse of a firearm. Now only if the Oval Office/MSM/Hoplophobes were as outraged over some 300 Mexican national's deaths ! >Mech

Went right over my head. Are you posting in Ukrainian and then having the computer translate into English? Hmm
_________________________
"You can't fix a problem until you understand what the problem is." Logtroll

Top
#217594 - 03/23/12 11:03 PM Re: NRA tests a pet theory [Re: Mechanic]
issodhos Offline
Pooh-Bah

Registered: 09/29/05
Posts: 12581
Originally Posted By: Mechanic
Hoplophobes ...

Good ol' Cooper. I do miss his "corner". :-)
_________________________
"When all has been said that can be said, and all has been done that can be done, there will be poetry";-) -- Issodhos

Top
#217600 - 03/23/12 11:42 PM Re: NRA tests a pet theory [Re: Mechanic]
Phil Hoskins Offline
Administrator
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 06/07/04
Posts: 21134
Loc: West Hollywood, CA
Mirror mirror on the wall, who's the shyster after all?
_________________________
Life is a banquet -- and most poor suckers are starving to death -- Auntie Mame
You are born naked and everything else is drag - RuPaul

Top
#217610 - 03/24/12 01:12 AM Re: NRA tests a pet theory [Re: logtroll]
2wins Offline
veteran

Registered: 07/29/04
Posts: 7626
Loc: Barely above Sea Level
Originally Posted By: logtroll
Originally Posted By: Mechanic
LT, I wonder why there isn't a thread here regarding the mayhem - 10 dead, 46 wounded - in "SYG-Free" Chicago last week ? Where's the MSM "'blitz" on the Windy City wars ? Why isn't the President commenting on some possible "sons" there ?

Instead we have the makings of another Ox-Bow Incident fueled by the rantings of race-baiting opportunistic shysters, the usual acronymic conglomeration of anti gun orgs - all of which, BTW, have apparently declined to respond to questions from conservative members of the firearms community - compounded by the knee-jerk reactions of the lame stream media. Even our President (apparently having leaned nothing from the Brooks incident ) has weighed in with his patented inane commentary !

All of this pretty much guarantees the shooter can't be tried anywhere ! And perhaps that is the "objective" ! An administration teetering on the brink having its chief LEO being indicted for contempt, (with possible criminal proceedings for key players across the gamut of enforcement agencies ) mist be in desperate need of a diversion . Even better one involving the possible misuse of a firearm. Now only if the Oval Office/MSM/Hoplophobes were as outraged over some 300 Mexican national's deaths ! >Mech

Went right over my head. Are you posting in Ukrainian and then having the computer translate into English? Hmm
thank you. i was sensing gibberish as well. typically the fall for one who has no real arguement to stand on.
_________________________
sure, you can talk to god, but if you don't listen then what's the use? so, onward through the fog!

Top
#217612 - 03/24/12 01:18 AM Re: NRA tests a pet theory [Re: logtroll]
NW Ponderer Offline
Moderator
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 09/09/11
Posts: 15758
I think, LT, going "over" your head implies a quality that isn't readily apparent. Talking past, nonsequiturial, perhaps. Over? Don't think so.
_________________________
A well reasoned argument is like a diamond: impervious to corruption and crystal clear - and infinitely rarer.

Here, as elsewhere, people are outraged at what feels like a rigged game -- an economy that won't respond, a democracy that won't listen, and a financial sector that holds all the cards. - Robert Reich

Top
Page 6 of 10 < 1 2 ... 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 >

Who's Online
0 registered (), 43 Guests and 2 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
TrentonP, Nosf50, erumonej, Jensen Breck, Albertapkr
6248 Registered Users
A2