• Please keep all posts on the Rittenhouse verdict here: Rittenhouse Verdict. Note the moderator warnings in the thread. The thread will be heavily moderated with a zero tolerance policy for any baiting, flaming, trolling or other rule breaks. Stick to the topic and not the other posters. Thank you.
  • This is a political forum that is non-biased/non-partisan and treats every person's position on topics equally. This debate forum is not aligned to any political party. In today's politics, many ideas are split between and even within all the political parties. Often we find ourselves agreeing on one platform but some topics break our mold. We are here to discuss them in a civil political debate. If this is your first visit to our political forums, be sure to check out the RULES. Registering for debate politics is necessary before posting. Register today to participate - it's free!

It could only be a liberal - A Gun Store Fiasco - caught up in his own web

NoLeftNoRight

DP Veteran
Joined
Apr 16, 2015
Messages
1,578
Reaction score
418
Gender
Undisclosed
Political Leaning
Very Liberal

katzgar

Banned
DP Veteran
Joined
Jan 2, 2016
Messages
9,517
Reaction score
1,696
Location
prairieville, LA
Gender
Male
Political Leaning
Independent
thats ok the idea has been executed in the past successfully.
 

Howler63

DP Veteran
Joined
Jun 20, 2012
Messages
1,899
Reaction score
553
Location
Just this side of senility.
Gender
Male
Political Leaning
Libertarian
I love it when these things backfire. Having purchased guns in the past, I know the process isn't perfect. But it's pretty damned good.
 

NoLeftNoRight

DP Veteran
Joined
Apr 16, 2015
Messages
1,578
Reaction score
418
Gender
Undisclosed
Political Leaning
Very Liberal
If only you had a grasp of the big picture, you would not use the word "successful" to describe the idea at all.
 

Cardinal

Respected on both sides
DP Veteran
Joined
Jun 20, 2008
Messages
83,153
Reaction score
62,459
Gender
Male
Political Leaning
Very Conservative
Later, the gun store sent Steinberg’s newspaper a statement, which read in part: “it was uncovered that Mr. Steinberg has an admitted history of alcohol abuse, and a charge for domestic battery involving his wife.”

Ouch.

The strategy on the reporter's part was...ill thought out.
 

cpwill

DP Veteran
Joined
Dec 20, 2009
Messages
68,070
Reaction score
34,556
Location
USofA
Gender
Male
Political Leaning
Conservative
Well known liberal reporter decides to do a column on just how easy it is to walk into a gun store and buy an AR15.
He patted himself on the back for such a brilliant idea and such an easy way to smear gun ownership.
But it backfires.....spectacularly

Liberal Reporter Attempts to Buy "Assault Rifle" to Prove How Easy It Is, Gets Rejected - Leah Barkoukis

I want to know where the Public Accommodation Enthusiasts are on this one. Weren't this reporters' rights just abused, etc?
 

D_NATURED

DP Veteran
Joined
Oct 9, 2014
Messages
5,655
Reaction score
2,841
Gender
Male
Political Leaning
Progressive
If only you had a grasp of the big picture, you would not use the word "successful" to describe the idea at all.

I thought the word "executed" did the most to make his point. Truly, whether this reporter has a hard time buying a gun or not, too many criminals have no problem. I fail to see why anyone would celebrate this as if it proves that guns haven't fallen into the wrong hands and, thus, the republicans are not recklessly negligent in continuing to demand a very liberal interpretation of the second amendment.

The gun store fiasco is not when a liberal reporter is denied a firearm, it's when a conservative murderer isn't.
 

DamnYankee

Banned
DP Veteran
Joined
Apr 28, 2009
Messages
7,370
Reaction score
3,469
Gender
Male
Political Leaning
Very Conservative
Well known liberal reporter decides to do a column on just how easy it is to walk into a gun store and buy an AR15.
He patted himself on the back for such a brilliant idea and such an easy way to smear gun ownership.
But it backfires....

What a dummy. This is why the leftist media is failing.
 

Mason66

DP Veteran
Joined
Aug 1, 2009
Messages
26,995
Reaction score
6,364
Gender
Male
Political Leaning
Undisclosed
I thought the word "executed" did the most to make his point. Truly, whether this reporter has a hard time buying a gun or not, too many criminals have no problem. I fail to see why anyone would celebrate this as if it proves that guns haven't fallen into the wrong hands and, thus, the republicans are not recklessly negligent in continuing to demand a very liberal interpretation of the second amendment.

The gun store fiasco is not when a liberal reporter is denied a firearm, it's when a conservative murderer isn't.

What conservative murderer would you be referring to?
 
Top Bottom