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1 Eclectic Cyborg  Mon, May 20, 2013 11:24:52am

Oh yeah, guns in every house, that will TOTALLY protect families more.

2 shecky  Mon, May 20, 2013 11:30:19am
The new ordinance does have some exceptions for heads of households who can’t legally own a gun or who simply do not want to own a gun.

So… this ordinance is pointless?

Bill Long, the lone board member who voted against the measure says it’s just a symbolic gesture and that it’s just as intrusive as laws that try to limit guns. “Ideologically, it’s no different than saying, ‘You can’t own guns,’ Long said to The Associated Press. “If you want less government in our lives, this isn’t that. It’s a symbolic gesture.”

Mr. Long, your words are wasted among your moronic peers.

3 calochortus  Mon, May 20, 2013 11:55:08am

Is the board going to be liable if a child accidentally shoots himself or someone else? Or are they just going to insist you have a dangerous item in your home and then make you responsible if something goes wrong?

4 subterraneanhomesickalien  Mon, May 20, 2013 12:15:10pm

When stupid people feel threatened they do stupid things.

5 Joanne  Mon, May 20, 2013 12:41:42pm

The only way to stop a child with a gun is another child with a gun.

Dang 5 year olds!

6 Stoatly  Mon, May 20, 2013 5:10:11pm

re: #4 subterraneanhomesickalien

When stupid people feel threatened they do stupid things.

When stupid people feel threatened they do stupid things.

Which got us the Iraq debacle, the Patriot Act etc… it’s the logic (when there is logic, not just the thrill of killing or supposed revenge) behind terrorism

7 HappyWarrior  Tue, May 21, 2013 6:43:38pm

It’s one of those things that’s just a publicity thing but this is just stupid and it’s a false equivalency to link reasonable gun control with forcing people to own guns. The second amendment doesn’t allow for absolute arm ownership any more than the first allows for absolute speech. Would be nice if people got that but they just don’t.


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