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Whoops! I didn't think it was loaded. Cabela's Springfield

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by 808hondacrguy, May 20, 2015.

  1. 808hondacrguy

    808hondacrguy Eugene,OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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  2. IronMonster

    IronMonster Washington Opinionated Member Diamond Supporter

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    Accident? Doesn't sound like an accident. Sounds like an idiot pulled a trigger
     
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  3. bluesurf

    bluesurf Portland Active Member

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    You are mistaken... I have seen in movies, guns can go off at anytime. Especially if dropped! So it totally could be an "accident".
     
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  4. thorborg

    thorborg portland oregon Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Should shut down Cabela's it's their fault. I'm sure he was just jacked up on the excitement of going inside that his brain shut down. Sort of like Buck fever only Cabela's fever. There is no personal responsibility any more don't you know? (except maybe for guns) And if that doesn't play, "it's Bushes fault"!
     
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  5. giddyupgo55

    giddyupgo55 Vernonia Active Member

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    Don't they know that guns can load themselves.:D
     
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  6. Kid@Heart

    Kid@Heart Vancouver, USA Cynic Lifetime Supporter Diamond Supporter

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    Must be one of those "Automatic Assault Guns".
     
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  7. Kid@Heart

    Kid@Heart Vancouver, USA Cynic Lifetime Supporter Diamond Supporter

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    By the way,

    In the Kneecap???

    OUCH!!
     
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  8. 808hondacrguy

    808hondacrguy Eugene,OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Good thing it wasn't a little higher and between the kneecaps :eek:
     
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  9. v0lcom13sn0w

    v0lcom13sn0w Keizer, or Well-Known Member

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    sb941 should have prevented this.
     
  10. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Stupid sOb! I don't wish ill will on anyone.....OK! Maybe some on this fool.
     
  11. BoonDocks36

    BoonDocks36 Oregon, in the boondocks Christian. Conservative. Male.

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    The ~Only~ Issue I wonder about, after the Negligent Discharge, is was he dis armed, due to his going into an Ambulance, etc.

    WITH zero friends, family present, the LEO's May Have to legally provide safe keeping for his three fire arms....

    Side note, ~With Three~ owning FIREARMS should bring him into (or away from) being considered a "Newbie".... And should at least be kept from carrying On his DNA ancestry!!!!

    /sarcasm .....

    philip :confused:
     
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  12. ZA_Survivalist

    ZA_Survivalist Oregon AK's all day.

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    Edited after I had time to read the whole article. :D
     
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  13. Kid@Heart

    Kid@Heart Vancouver, USA Cynic Lifetime Supporter Diamond Supporter

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    He was in the parking lot, not the store.
     
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  14. jbett98

    jbett98 NW Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I hope he isn't on Obama Care. He'll probably lose his leg if he is.
     
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  15. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    Those pesky waiting lists!! :rolleyes:
     
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  16. Hawaiian

    Hawaiian Tigard Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Who points even an unloaded gun at themselves and pulls the trigger? Can't fix stupid.
     
  17. Kid@Heart

    Kid@Heart Vancouver, USA Cynic Lifetime Supporter Diamond Supporter

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    Appendix carry, anyone?
     
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  18. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    Mexican carry... May as well shoot off ALL your junk while you're at it.
     
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  19. Cogs

    Cogs Washougal, WA. Volunteer Coordinator Staff Member 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    When are some people going to learn? Don't intimidate the gun! Don't tease the gun. Don't call it names. Don't discriminate against it. It likes to be honored... like the flag. So don't step on it. Don't burn it. Don't spit on it. It deserves respect, honor and dignity. So offer praises and help build it's self esteem.

    Yeah, the gun did it alright. I don't blame it. It just finally got ticked off and is not going to take it anymore! Too bad that it's license will now be revoke. Not to mention the time in the slammer.

    :rolleyes:
     
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  20. OLDNEWBIE

    OLDNEWBIE State of Flux Well-Known Member

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