I Am Bored

Loads of viral videos, games, memes, lists and social networking for when you're bored. Updated every day, so visit often.
Latest Popular Most Bookmarked Most Emailed Top Rated My Favorites Random Chat
All Games Funny Entertainment Quizzes Weird Tech Lifestyle, Arts & Lit. News & Politics Science Sports Misc
T-Shirts   Submit Content  

Guns Don`t Kill People [Pic]

submitted by: sweepofdeath
< Back Next >
Hits: 10366 | Favorites: 1 | Emailed: 0 | Rating: 2.7 | Category: Funny | Date: 03/31/2013
 popular today
Is The Retailer `Zara` Anti-Semitic? [Pic] All signs point to.... you decide. Are people being too sensitive?
Morbid Portrait [Pic] Made from 9 pints of the artist`s blood, frozen. That`s about the amount an averaged sized adult contains.
Nude Portraits Not from the point of view you would expect.
Car Wash Gets Too Sexy To Handle [Gif] Oh baby, I think you missed a spot....
Simple Facts About Ancient Weapons Of War [Pix] Seriously how did ANYONE survive the middle ages?
More Comments >

Female, 30-39, Western US
 1463 Posts
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 7:23:18 PM
Eh, I'd still be dating that guy if he wasn`t so opinionatedly oblivious in a mild but ceaselessly annoying intolerant way. It`d be like if Screech from Saved by the Bell wouldn`t shut up about how women shouldn`t have sex before marriage.

Male, 50-59, Canada
 28544 Posts
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 9:24:27 AM
@musuko42: The point, which seems to have eluded you, is this:
Gun Grabbers argue that less guns = safety
They point at Britain and Australia, where "gun murders" have declined slightly since massive gun restrictions.
HOWEVER: #1 Most US States have WAY MORE guns per capita and LOWER overall crime rates than those places.
#2 "Gun Crimes" may or may not have dropped in B&A, but all other crimes have increased
#3 Meanwhile in the USA: guncrimes AND overall crime has been DROPPING despite the INCREASE in the number of guns owned by LAWFUL US citizens!
#4 The States with the strongest "gun restrictions" are the States with the MOST gun crime!
#5 If you take "race-based gang violence" out of the US numbers? It's not all that different from Europe...

SO: The PROBLEM is not the number of LEGAL guns! It`s ILLEGAL GANGS! ffs...

Male, 30-39, Eastern US
 14177 Posts
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 9:22:04 AM

Now how do you make guns "safer?" You know they have this thing on them called a saftey it keeps them from firing.

Male, 18-29, Europe
 2850 Posts
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 8:33:21 AM

Your government DOES make laws to make vehicles safer. Seatbelts? Airbags?

You've kinda just talked yourself into defeating your own argument: laws are made to make cars safer, so why not guns?

Higher than "some" states...meaning four states? The four states with the lowest murder rates in your list? Heavens, it`s a disaster for the UK!

Why does that graph only show a handful of states anyway? What about the rest?

Male, 40-49, Eastern US
 160 Posts
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 8:26:09 AM
also.... automobiles kill approx 34,000 people in the U.S. annually...

we need to have congress make a law that cars cannot exceed 5mph and must be encased in either nerf or bubble wrap to avoid injury to other drivers or pedestrians...

More Comments >

Bored | Suggest a Link | Contact I Am Bored | About I Am Bored | Link to I Am Bored | Live Submission | Privacy | TOS | Ad Choices | Copyright Policy |