Pages

Jump to bottom

17 comments

1 Randall Gross  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 10:08:48am
2 Shvaughn  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 10:18:51am
14. “Issue a presidential memorandum directing the Centers for Disease Control to research the causes and prevention of gun violence.”

Good.

3 Dr. Matt  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 10:20:05am

The meltdown from the RWNJs is pure comedic gold. They are in pure panic mode “thinking” (I use the term graciously) the President is now “grabbing guns”. Jebus, talk about the inability to grasp reality.

4 RabbitRunner  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 10:29:13am

This is crap, touchy feelly librull nonsense, Doctors are not supposed to be snooping into non medical issues. And I am no RW gun toting nutjob

5 RabbitRunner  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 10:30:24am

re: #2 Shvaughn

I thought the CDC was supposed to deal with medical & biological issues, not guns. Once again, they are using inappropriate institutions to deal with an unrelated issue

6 Dr. Matt  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 10:40:55am

re: #5 RabbitRunner

I thought the CDC was supposed to deal with medical & biological issues, not guns. Once again, they are using inappropriate institutions to deal with an unrelated issue

Not entirely accurate:

The CDC focus national attention on developing and applying disease prevention and control (especially infectious diseases and foodborne pathogens and other microbial infections), environmental health, occupational safety and health, health promotion, injury prevention and education activities designed to improve the health of the people of the United States

Executive order 14 would fall under: health promotion, injury prevention, and education.

7 RabbitRunner  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 10:45:53am

re: #6 Dr. Matt

Not entirely accurate:

Executive order 14 would fall under: health promotion, injury prevention, and education.

Ok, but I still think there is a more appropriate venue than the CDC

8 Political Atheist  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 10:46:01am

re: #4 RabbitRunner

This is crap, touchy feelly librull nonsense, Doctors are not supposed to be snooping into non medical issues. And I am no RW gun toting nutjob

Disagree
Doctors respond to what they see. And ER/Trauma doctors see enough gun crime carnage to have a perfectly legitimate voice in this debate.

9 Shvaughn  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 10:48:23am

re: #7 RabbitRunner

Ok, but I still think there is a more appropriate venue than the CDC

Which venue?

10 Shvaughn  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 10:48:53am

re: #5 RabbitRunner

I thought the CDC was supposed to deal with medical & biological issues, not guns. Once again, they are using inappropriate institutions to deal with an unrelated issue

Gun violence is a medical & biological issue.

11 Dr. Matt  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 10:50:48am

re: #7 RabbitRunner

Ok, but I still think there is a more appropriate venue than the CDC

Like?

12 Dr. Matt  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 11:43:24am

*crickets*

13 lawhawk  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 11:51:55am

re: #5 RabbitRunner

You do realize that firearms pose a public health issue. Anyone injured by firearms is a cost borne by society at large - burdening a health care delivery system. Those are costs that are quantifiable and measurable over time.

Reduce the number of firearms injuries - whether self-inflicted or from criminal activities, and you can reduce the resulting health care costs.

14 Skip Intro  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 12:36:20pm

re: #7 RabbitRunner

Ok, but I still think there is a more appropriate venue than the CDC

Let me guess. It’s prayer, right?

15 aagcobb  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 1:22:06pm

re: #13 lawhawk

You do realize that firearms pose a public health issue. Anyone injured by firearms is a cost borne by society at large - burdening a health care delivery system. Those are costs that are quantifiable and measurable over time.

For example.

16 celticdragon  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 4:31:32pm

I admit that I am not comfortable with my doctor asking me about the guns I own, and I would decline to answer. I dislike questions that I feel intrude into personal business that I am not actually seeing the doctor about.

17 subterraneanhomesickalien  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 9:32:33pm

re: #4 RabbitRunner

I’m sensing bullshit here.

You couldn’t really think that Liberal is spelled with a U, huh?


This page has been archived.
Comments are closed.

Jump to top

Create a PageThis is the LGF Pages posting bookmarklet. To use it, drag this button to your browser's bookmark bar, and title it 'LGF Pages' (or whatever you like). Then browse to a site you want to post, select some text on the page to use for a quote, click the bookmarklet, and the Pages posting window will appear with the title, text, and any embedded video or audio files already filled in, ready to go.
Or... you can just click this button to open the Pages posting window right away.
Last updated: 2016-01-01 10:29 am PST
LGF User's Guide RSS Feeds Tweet

Help support Little Green Footballs!

Subscribe now for ad-free access!Register and sign in to a free LGF account before subscribing, and your ad-free access will be automatically enabled.

Recent PagesClick to refresh
BBC 2 Test Card - Heaven Makes You Happy (Complete)25 years ago... also see: The BBC test card: inside a cult YouTube obsession
Thanos
4 seconds ago
Views: 8 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Son Little - ‘State Trooper’ (Bruce Springsteen Cover)Son Little covers Bruce Springsteen's "State Trooper" Facebook: facebook.comTwitter: twitter.comTumblr: sonlittle.tumblr.com
Thanos
14 hours, 44 minutes ago
Views: 87 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Jacob Collier & Cory Henry - Arr. Jules Buckley - ” Billie Jean ” -Livebbc.co.uk
Thanos
15 hours ago
Views: 100 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
My Bubba - Big Bad Good (Live on KEXP)kexp.org presents My bubba performing "Big Bad Good" live in the KEXP studio. Recorded July 30, 2016. Host: MorganAudio Engineer: Jackson LongCameras: Jim Beckmann & Justin WilmoreEditor: Jim Beckmann kexp.orgohmybubba.com
Thanos
15 hours, 5 minutes ago
Views: 76 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Feeder - Eskimo New Album 'All Bright Electric' coming 7th October! feeder.lnk.to Limited and exclusive formats available from the official store: Pre-order now and receive 'Eskimo' and 'Universe of Life' as an instant downloads! Check out upcoming tour datesfeederweb.com FOLLOW FEEDERFacebook - ...
Thanos
15 hours, 13 minutes ago
Views: 99 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Hillary Clinton Speech on How Donald Trump’s Campaign Has Mainstreamed the ‘Alt-Right’ Hate MovementWatch live as Hillary takes the stage in Reno to discuss why Donald Trump's divisive rhetoric is so dangerous to our future.
Thanos
15 hours, 18 minutes ago
Views: 86 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
North Carolina Transgender Students Win Toilet Access Ruling A state law passed in March requires transgender people to use toilets that correspond to the sex on their birth certificates. The ruling led to boycotts of the state by some sports teams, businesses, and entertainers. The full case ...
Thanos
1 day, 3 hours ago
Views: 135 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 0
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Sovereign Sex Offender Involved in Tense KCK Standoff Arrested by U.S. Marshals Another Sovereign Citizen standoff, The original standoff lasted for more than six hours outside of a home near 57th Street and Parallel Parkway. U.S. Marshals and KCKPD originally attempted to arrest Gregory Andrews on warrants including a parole violation ...
Thanos
1 day, 16 hours ago
Views: 367 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 2
Tweets: 3 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Hillary Clinton Denounces the ‘Alt-Right,’ and the Alt-Right Is Thrilled Mr. Trump has publicly kept his distance from the alt-right, but his critics have accused him of offering subtle cues to invite its support. His appointment of Stephen K. Bannon, the head of Breitbart News, to be chief executive ...
Thanos
2 days, 2 hours ago
Views: 462 • Comments: 1 • Rating: 2
Tweets: 0 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 0
Comments: 0
: 0
Tim Kaine Blasts Donald Trump’s Immigration Policies as the ‘Actions of an Idiot’ Tim Kaine didn’t hold back when asked about claims that Donald Trump is softening his stance on immigration. “I don’t buy it,” the Democratic vice presidential nominee told “The Late Show” host Stephen Colbert on Thursday. “He’s always fighting ...
Thanos
2 days, 2 hours ago
Views: 623 • Comments: 0 • Rating: 2
Tweets: 27 • Share to Facebook
Shares: 5
Comments: 0
: 5