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Would you Defend yourself with an armed 12 yr old? Just Askin Thoughts?

Discussion in 'Legal & Political Archive' started by DMax, Aug 1, 2012.

  1. DMax

    DMax Yamhill Well-Known Member

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  2. Sincere

    Sincere Between Cascadia and Jefferson Active Member

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    Pathetic and sad days that we live in to have to ponder things like this.
     
  3. darkminstrel

    darkminstrel PDX Well-Known Member

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    Yes.

    Considering the crap I did when I was 12? Yes. Without hesitation.

    But to answer the actual question you posted;

    No.

    They are too heavy to lift and do not fit in a pocket. Perhaps an 8 year old if they were skinny or had particularly bony elbows.
     
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  4. accessbob

    accessbob Molalla, OR 2A Supporter

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    roflmao.gif roflmao.gif roflmao.gif
     
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  5. mrblond

    mrblond Salem OR Well-Known Member

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    you could strap one to your back and they could fire while you ran for cover.
     
  6. duran21

    duran21 Lacey Active Member

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    if some kid broke in to my house armed, I would defend my self in what ever way possible... if that means shooting him/her, i would.
     
  7. DMax

    DMax Yamhill Well-Known Member

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    Dang sounded better in my head than written. Good catch funny also.
     
  8. lv1986

    lv1986 SW WA New Member

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    my first instinct would probably be to tell him he needs to be sent to timeout and slap him across the head. Blame it on the parents this is what we live with today, his parents are probably tweakers and beat him and hes probably far more under privileged then he deserves to be.
     
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    osterr1999 Silverton, OR Active Member

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    I would bet that had one of this citizens been armed and pulled their own gun he would have been wetting his pants. Everybody is a tough guy when the victim is helpless.
     
  10. Mark W.

    Mark W. Silverton, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I'm not taking the time to ask for ID and a Birth Cert. If some one is in my house uninvited, not wearing a badge, and armed I will not hesitate to stop the threat to our lives. be it with a baseball bat, 5 cell mag light, Kitchen butcher knife, Hand forged Fireplace poker or one of the various firearms in the house.

    The first thing I might defend myself and the wife with is the TV remote on the way to the baseball bat and a firearm.
     
  11. Redcap

    Redcap Lewis County, WA Well-Known Member

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    Yup. Being in my house uninvited is a pretty quick way to get your ticket punched.
     
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  12. pokerace

    pokerace Newberg Well-Known Member

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    A 12 year old can and will kill you just as fast as a 30 year old.And will shoot sooner.
     
  13. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    A rabid animal is a rabid animal... They get put down all the same.
     
  14. biggie24420

    biggie24420 Beaverton Oregon Well-Known Member

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    I would shoot to kill.... age is nothing but a number. Can you imagine the story the presstitutes media would come up with if an armed minor was shot and killed?
     
  15. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    Funny how these little psychos can get select-fire weapons easier than we can.
     
  16. revjen45

    revjen45 Snohomish County Well-Known Member

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    I don't wish to shoot anyone, but the rabid animal comment (#14) applies. Would you hesitate to shoot a rabid puppy? Age is not a factor, other than a 12 yr old likely has less compunctions about capping the victim.