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Meat is Murder!!! Hunting is Gun Violence

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by bnsaibum, Feb 9, 2016.

  1. bnsaibum

    bnsaibum Corvallis, OR Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer

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    Under the most fundamental meaning of the word, any discharge of a firearm is a violent act. Having said that, there are some important distinctions that the author of this piece, and most Bliss Ninnies in general, miss in regards to "gun violence" and their conflation of the various means, methods, and motives of death. When used in the context of humans, violence is generally taken to mean those acts that are aggressive, harmful, and generally antisocial. Those are the same acts that beget our homicide and violent crime rates. To then consider that the "gun violence" rate for humans is then roughly 200% larger than it actually is by including those who tragically choose to take their own lives as if that choice is the moral equivalent of engaging in the reprehensible criminal acts of aggression is beyond the pale and an utterly repugnant view to hold, never mind the fact that focusing on one subset of violence is disingenuous, at best.

    Then we have this gem, and the untold millions of "gun violence" "victims" in our country...

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jay-shooster/the-victims-of-gun-violen_b_9112200.html

    Words fail me.
     
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  2. BDA.45

    BDA.45 oregon Well-Known Member 2016 Volunteer

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    sigh..........DONT EVEN GET ME STARTED.......
     
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  3. slimer13

    slimer13 Deer Park Well-Known Member

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    Coyote derby got shut down this weekend:(. The fuzz busted the guy who ran it saying some crap about permits or sumpin.

    Oh well, probably go out Saturday and rip some dogs anyway.
     
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  4. Medic!

    Medic! What just happened? Has eagle eyes. But cant remember what he saw. Bronze Supporter

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    Sex is an aggressive act of passion. Should we ban it?
     
  5. bnsaibum

    bnsaibum Corvallis, OR Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer

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    Absolutely, Medic!

    Brave New World, here we come!
     
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  6. 2A2Dend

    2A2Dend .. Well-Known Member

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    Is this an infomercial?

    M u s t

    r e s i s t

    c o m m e n t
     
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  7. albin25

    albin25 Lewiston Idaho Well-Known Member

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    Other than being about guns and shootin' stuff ...
    This topic may have been posted in the wrong forum....
    ...perhaps the "not enough goofy humor here" thread?:):D:)

    .it's just a big furry bonus making idiot, liberal, animal hugger, heads explode:s0021:
     
  8. bnsaibum

    bnsaibum Corvallis, OR Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer

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    Goofy would be an understatement.
     
  9. Brutus57

    Brutus57 Skagit County Well-Known Member

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    To that person, I say, OK, and your point?

    Brutus out
     
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  10. Boboclown

    Boboclown North Carolina Well-Known Member

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    I envisioned Michael Moore holding a sign "we're all deer" in front of Ted Nugent's house when I read that.
     
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  11. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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  12. DirtyBird

    DirtyBird Milwaukie Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Well, he is a Vassar girl.
     
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  13. Lance Jacobs

    Lance Jacobs South Willamette Valley Oregon Well-Known Member

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    bnsaibum:

    This is by no means anything new. People have been calling for an end to hunting and fishing for many years.

    Many people do not realize this, but the American Humane Society supports implementing total bans on all types of hunting, and wild fishing too. The are still in favor of commercially produced meat and fish, though. Although they do encourage people to become vegetarians.

    PETA, though, is adamantly against all eating of meat and fish, even if commercially raised. Back in 1998, they attempted to get all fishing in Crater Lake National Park banned.

    These people all consider animals to be just like people. This sort of crazy thought process is probably what was behind that Super Bowl commercial that featured a "Puppymonkeybaby"

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    I am still having a difficult time getting that disturbing image out of my mind:


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  14. P7id10T

    P7id10T Cedar Hills Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Fvck yes! Oops, I forgot a comma there.

    Oh boy. Now they're telling us what food we can eat. I guess I'll meditate my next elk to death.
    I know >10 vegans, two of whom both independently said to me (my paraphrase here), "vegans who think they're saving the planet by their organic, animal free diet have their head up their asses." I think they actually said, "wrong" or "mistaken". They both went on to explain, when you factor in transportation and agrarian inefficiency to maintain exclusively vegan diets, when you get your food from stores, it is more costly to the environment.

    Kinda like electric cars having a carbon footprint not too dissimilar from gas powered vehicles, but being much more costly, environmentally, to produce.
     
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  15. No_Regerts

    No_Regerts United States Well-Known Member

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    When I encounter these types of people, I render a polite "GFY"
     
  16. clearconscience

    clearconscience Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    I'm a killer.
    I kill burgers
    I kill steaks
    I kill bacon
    Put meat in front of me, and I will murder it.
     
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  17. Boboclown

    Boboclown North Carolina Well-Known Member

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    Maybe we should let deer populate in the communities of anti-hunters. See how long it takes before they either start killing the deer themselves or hiring others to do it.
     
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  18. DuneHopper

    DuneHopper Douglas County. Well-Known Member

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    Meat is Murder!!!!
    Yes its tasty, tasty Murder. deer jerky.

    Joking aside taking the life of an animal for the reason of meat is
    100% the way of life. Do these crazy nutbags want to ban wolves for ripping the throats out of
    a deer and leaving it to kick scream and end in death while being eaten alive. Nature is way more violent then people, if only these idiots would see reality. I guess they are the type that see a great white shark and go here fishy fishy :rolleyes::rolleyes:o_O:oops::confused::(:mad:
     
  19. waglockfan

    waglockfan Puget Sound Well-Known Member

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    Wow.
    Rachael Maddow called, she wants her balls back. You apparently don't need them.
     
  20. Patriot1668

    Patriot1668 SW Washington Gold Supporter Gold Supporter

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    I have always wondered if these Vegans and PETA members would still be what they are if there was nobody around for them to tell about it.
     
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