guns in the homes of americans

Discussion in 'General Handgun' started by stonegraham, Oct 31, 2020.

  1. rando

    rando G&G Evangelist Forum Contributor

    I would be in Heaven there if they let me loose.
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  2. Ten Man

    Ten Man G&G Evangelist

    No ammo there. LOL!!!!
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  3. blaster

    blaster G&G Evangelist

    those rabidly anti gun cities are actually full of guns. its just that most of the guns are in the hands of criminals who don't tell the pollsters they have them.:rolleyes:
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  4. Dragunov

    Dragunov G&G Evangelist

    Not buying any of it. These "studies" are dubious, at the very best. I'm in Texas. I know nearly EVERYONE around here. I know only ONE household WITHOUT a gun. That is all.

    80%+ households in Texas, is probably closer to the truth. I did a live survey five years ago. 70+% of every car you see in Texas (at least in my area), have a locked and loaded weapon in the car. When is the last time I heard of a "drive by" in Texas? Probably eight years ago. Maybe some go unreported, but in any case, VERY uncommon, as are home invasions. Last HI I heard about in my area, Perps were shot/killed by the homeowners.
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  5. TXplt

    TXplt Gun Toting Boeing Driver Forum Contributor

    I'd wager that a growing amount of ordinary citizens in those rabid cities are also waking up and figuring out a way to procure them for their own defense (legal or otherwise); waking up to the bed o' lies they've been fed. Obviously they wouldn't be revealing this to a pollster or anyone else.

    'course most of the adults in the room woke up to those lies 40 or 50 years ago. So they don't get alot of my sympathy.
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  6. Big Dog

    Big Dog Retired IT Dinosaur Wrangler Forum Contributor

    There's also a big difference between gunowners with only one or two guns, and us with many guns. Some collectors have a large roomful of guns.
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  7. cjleete

    cjleete G&G Evangelist

    Heard it through the grapevine that Mass and Jersey have abysmal boating safety records...
  8. Junction15

    Junction15 G&G Evangelist

    The water is deep a few miles off the coast.
    'Course, that doesn't explain why so many folks bring their entire gun collection with them when they go boating. But "different strokes for different folks". Things happen.
  9. Stickman

    Stickman Less well known member Forum Contributor

    I dare say the same is true for Alaska. Anchorage doesn't count cuz everyone knows that Alaska starts 35 miles from Anchorage!
  10. blue fox

    blue fox G&G Evangelist

    OK, how in the heck did you get a picture of my gun room?:mad:
  11. Ten Man

    Ten Man G&G Evangelist

    Vee haff vays!! Bwaaahahahahahahaha
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