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26. It happens in Ohio.
Tue Aug 23, 2016, 06:59 PM
Aug 2016

I won't say that it's worse ever since Ohio made it legal to carry guns into bars, but it seems to be the case based on local news reports. I know it happened a few times before that law was passed too.

Bars are bad news, period.

This message was self-deleted by its author [View all] TheMastersNemesis Aug 2016 OP
Why do you hate America? jpak Aug 2016 #1
If I were a Professor at UT malaise Aug 2016 #2
Do you know how hard it is to get tenure at a major institution like that? Calista241 Aug 2016 #13
Hehehehehe of course I know malaise Aug 2016 #27
Well if they really believed it Duckhunter935 Aug 2016 #59
Well tenure will not do any good pennylane100 Aug 2016 #85
How many college professors have been shot by anyone at random? Calista241 Aug 2016 #124
How long have rules like this been in place? 24 days? Maraya1969 Aug 2016 #178
One of my wife's collaborators was murdered by a student less than a year ago. Act_of_Reparation Aug 2016 #209
Wouldn't forcing the professors to allow guns in their cllassroom be the epitome of a hostile work Maraya1969 Aug 2016 #179
Someone could claim a 'phobia' of Blacks, Jews or women showing ankle... TipTok Aug 2016 #188
How would those professors Duckhunter935 Aug 2016 #193
i dont think you know how it is in academia. drray23 Aug 2016 #206
I'd look for new work if I couldn't keep guns out Divine Discontent Aug 2016 #47
Precisely malaise Aug 2016 #62
That took care of that! LoL n/t Divine Discontent Aug 2016 #148
Here at Kansas University, guns will be allowed on campus starting in January. tblue37 Aug 2016 #60
Perfect timing for me greymattermom Aug 2016 #78
+1,000 malaise Aug 2016 #83
biggest cowards on the planet Skittles Aug 2016 #3
They probably drive Hummers AwakeAtLast Aug 2016 #39
....and have "Trump sized hands".... alittlelark Aug 2016 #121
This message was self-deleted by its author LongtimeAZDem Aug 2016 #161
Does that include police officers too? Oh wait, I forget - when are we supposed to trust the cops? jonno99 Aug 2016 #4
You Have A Point On That Too. Certainly Have To Wonder These Days. TheMastersNemesis Aug 2016 #6
I'm extra cautious around cops too. Buckeye_Democrat Aug 2016 #16
They are trained to shoot to kill... dubyadiprecession Aug 2016 #33
I know, I saw that on..... Fla_Democrat Aug 2016 #64
Sure they can, lol. Quit watching TV and movies Duckhunter935 Aug 2016 #65
What utter nonsense. cwydro Aug 2016 #110
I saw that happen. sarisataka Aug 2016 #126
Then you read newspaper stories like: Binkie The Clown Aug 2016 #183
You must get pulled over a lot. cwydro Aug 2016 #109
Not in the last 15 years or so. Buckeye_Democrat Aug 2016 #114
I was pulled over in 1962, but not once since then. n/t Binkie The Clown Aug 2016 #184
It's a job requirement SecularMotion Aug 2016 #40
A job requirement? JonathanRackham Aug 2016 #99
Well ok then sarisataka Aug 2016 #134
Police are the only ones trustworthy enough sarisataka Aug 2016 #81
I don't blame cops, but any encounter with an armed person can become deadly bhikkhu Aug 2016 #123
I feel the same way. Buckeye_Democrat Aug 2016 #5
Then this is a 2 for 1. TheCowsCameHome Aug 2016 #8
I'd rather encounter a rabid dog than hlthe2b Aug 2016 #19
The gun can certainly do more damage. Buckeye_Democrat Aug 2016 #23
If I see it, I leave. Period. JoePhilly Aug 2016 #7
EXACTLY!! relayerbob Aug 2016 #25
Yep. Good advice. Thumbs up to your comment. Divine Discontent Aug 2016 #41
Exactly .... that is how I have raised my children and despite my old age (54) .... etherealtruth Aug 2016 #43
thank you. nt G_j Aug 2016 #173
Hear, hear! smirkymonkey Aug 2016 #9
"And as a group we have a right to ask you to leave." beevul Aug 2016 #10
Actually It Could Be Dicey To Ask An Armed Person To Leave. TheMastersNemesis Aug 2016 #15
So you mean public places. beevul Aug 2016 #21
You can look it up with a google search. yallerdawg Aug 2016 #32
A google search doesn't tell me if what I find is what that poster refers to. beevul Aug 2016 #52
Ran Into An Article In Passing. Looked Like The GOP Was Considering Right To Sue. TheMastersNemesis Aug 2016 #94
The 2nd Amendment folk... yallerdawg Aug 2016 #101
Well, if the gun nuts don't feel safe awoke_in_2003 Aug 2016 #125
This message was self-deleted by its author Duckhunter935 Aug 2016 #66
There is a kind of innate mental illness that's clearly "tipped" when someone "needs" open carry... villager Aug 2016 #11
The Cowboy Syndrome. nt TeamPooka Aug 2016 #138
They are either expecting trouble or possibly going to cause trouble. justhanginon Aug 2016 #12
I agree katmondoo Aug 2016 #14
Technically police are open carry? JonathanRackham Aug 2016 #17
See post #40 SecularMotion Aug 2016 #42
Sorry, buddy….. You ain't got that right in 'murika world wide wally Aug 2016 #18
Ditto for me as well. sinkingfeeling Aug 2016 #20
here here - my visit to the grocery store last week - asiliveandbreathe Aug 2016 #22
Just signed. narnian60 Aug 2016 #36
I saw my first open carry in AZ back in '82 when a boyfriend and I took Purveyor Aug 2016 #37
All 4 I frequent are listed under gun sense stores . Thanks Person 2713 Aug 2016 #55
meh Go Vols Aug 2016 #24
It happens in Ohio. Buckeye_Democrat Aug 2016 #26
Gunfights in bars are a common occurrence SecularMotion Aug 2016 #44
Now you're moving the goalposts? SecularMotion Aug 2016 #199
Toters are crazy mwrguy Aug 2016 #28
The number of legal "toters" who commit crime shadowrider Aug 2016 #49
Chicago has a high crime rate due to ease of access in Indiana. Exilednight Aug 2016 #229
It's already illegal to buy a gun in Indiana and sell it in Illinois Lee-Lee Aug 2016 #235
Open carry doesn't bother me bigwillq Aug 2016 #29
I live in Toronto ... NanceGreggs Aug 2016 #30
I feel the same as you do. upaloopa Aug 2016 #31
Heller can be reversed mwrguy Aug 2016 #133
Ditto colsohlibgal Aug 2016 #34
Do you know of any Harry and old Aug 2016 #35
Gunman kills 3 strangers ‘like he was having a stroll in the park’ SecularMotion Aug 2016 #48
No wasy thats open carry Harry and old Aug 2016 #91
Did you miss this? SecularMotion Aug 2016 #100
So happy you came to join us. phylny Aug 2016 #50
oh yes Skittles Aug 2016 #73
I predict a short visit. johnp3907 Aug 2016 #102
Ask any person of color how that ends up... madinmaryland Aug 2016 #116
It' not the shoot outs Pakid Aug 2016 #152
If they're concealed, how do you know? MicaelS Aug 2016 #38
That is my question too Duckhunter935 Aug 2016 #69
Some concealed guns are obvious even if you're not an expert Buzz cook Aug 2016 #105
Huh? I do not want to be around someone who is carrying a gun openly or even concealed. shadowrider Aug 2016 #45
Best. Post. Ever. bigwillq Aug 2016 #46
Ban public carry SecularMotion Aug 2016 #54
Irrelevant to the discussion shadowrider Aug 2016 #57
You asked the question SecularMotion Aug 2016 #58
The statement was shadowrider Aug 2016 #67
LOL. Try carrying a gun into the courthouse or on the plane. ErikJ Aug 2016 #167
I am waiting for the answer to the great question Duckhunter935 Aug 2016 #70
I won't wait long. I have to work in the morning. n/t shadowrider Aug 2016 #71
Good night Duckhunter935 Aug 2016 #72
How do I stop that? I openly mock gun love. hunter Aug 2016 #86
Who ya going to call ? Harry and old Aug 2016 #95
I'd call a member of... yallerdawg Aug 2016 #103
Who is the bad guy living in your head? hunter Aug 2016 #104
If I'm surrounded by guns everywhere I go in St. Louis, those ccw permit holders are violating the.. Humanist_Activist Aug 2016 #113
"Tell me, how do you stop that?" < May I carry a weapon on my person in Idaho? jtuck004 Aug 2016 #118
First quaker bill Aug 2016 #131
The thing is ... Straw Man Aug 2016 #181
I am pretty sure quaker bill Aug 2016 #192
Not exactly true at the Pulse HockeyMom Aug 2016 #200
Tell me OldArtilleryMan Aug 2016 #132
That's a strawman argument. shadowrider Aug 2016 #190
Yes your firearms are concealed and couldn't hurt anyone. Jerry442 Aug 2016 #143
Why the fuck would you need to carry three guns? Orrex Aug 2016 #194
Which right are you referring to? TipTok Aug 2016 #51
Apparently, the 'right' to be free of some nebulous "moral harm" friendly_iconoclast Aug 2016 #175
agreed, 100 percent.... mike_c Aug 2016 #53
Exactly. Chemisse Aug 2016 #202
Don't be so dramatic! Here's a handy guide to help make split-second life/death decisions. Snarkoleptic Aug 2016 #222
No shit Warren Stupidity Aug 2016 #56
I'm not afraid. The probability of being shot by a permitted or otherwise legal carrier is very low. aikoaiko Aug 2016 #61
And zero probability of being shot if they weren't carrying any guns, yeah? nt procon Aug 2016 #75
Yep same for car crashes. If no one drove cars, not one would be hurt in car crashes. aikoaiko Aug 2016 #76
Significant differences apply. procon Aug 2016 #93
Do they? beevul Aug 2016 #98
Yeah, those 18th Century rights. yallerdawg Aug 2016 #107
Put your money where your mouth is and give up your 18th century speech rights then. beevul Aug 2016 #147
The laws are changing in favor of public safety. procon Aug 2016 #115
Yes, they are. beevul Aug 2016 #149
Why would you think that only gun rights people will ask the high court to rule? procon Aug 2016 #154
Why would the gun controllers appeal a ruling in their favor? pipoman Aug 2016 #162
Its not yet a uniform law across the country. procon Aug 2016 #163
Not until an actual contested ruling is accepted for consideration by scotus.... pipoman Aug 2016 #174
First, how do you propose that an anti-gunner take to court, that which is legal? beevul Aug 2016 #164
similar standards do apply to those who carry a lethal weapon. aikoaiko Aug 2016 #127
I can't verify your claims. procon Aug 2016 #137
As I said, not identical,but similar standards. I don't think any state requires liability insurance aikoaiko Aug 2016 #139
True. procon Aug 2016 #144
I suppose caring about others depends on your sense of kindness, benevolence, and ethics. aikoaiko Aug 2016 #146
Now I've heard everything; man with gun begging for sympathy procon Aug 2016 #150
No one is begging you for anything. I thought we were just conversing about a topic. aikoaiko Aug 2016 #153
Have you read the responses in this thread? procon Aug 2016 #156
People don't like alot of things in their public spaces. beevul Aug 2016 #166
Yes, some people are fearful. aikoaiko Aug 2016 #195
Maybe you should talk to the kids...while a bit of fear can be a good thing, heart-pounding anxiety jmg257 Aug 2016 #221
This message was self-deleted by its author LongtimeAZDem Aug 2016 #160
Oh the gunners come out with their plaintive whines about their precious flamin lib Aug 2016 #63
If I were to see one of those guys in my grocery store who's not wearing a police uniform... Hekate Aug 2016 #68
Yeah, I hate flashers, too. Iggo Aug 2016 #74
Where is all of this sarisataka Aug 2016 #77
I live in gun crazy Texas, have a concealed carry permit but only carry concealed (I don't care for Waldorf Aug 2016 #171
I left a grocery store on Sunday, with my empty bags under my arms, BallardWA Aug 2016 #79
When the police or another armed individual finds a gun on you... yallerdawg Aug 2016 #80
Murder is now legal sarisataka Aug 2016 #82
Murder is unlawful. yallerdawg Aug 2016 #88
So should I choose sarisataka Aug 2016 #90
That is exactly how it works. yallerdawg Aug 2016 #97
The sad thing is sarisataka Aug 2016 #106
Let's see where we are right now. yallerdawg Aug 2016 #108
I though we were talking sarisataka Aug 2016 #112
We're talking about why we don't want to be around people with guns. yallerdawg Aug 2016 #119
YOU said sarisataka Aug 2016 #122
Are you unaware of what has been happening recently and forever? yallerdawg Aug 2016 #128
I see those acts sarisataka Aug 2016 #129
So legal?... sarisataka Aug 2016 #135
What? TipTok Aug 2016 #117
"What?" yallerdawg Aug 2016 #120
I feel the same way Hayduke Bomgarte Aug 2016 #84
+ 1,000,000 wysi Aug 2016 #87
Same here shenmue Aug 2016 #89
SAME here. BigDemVoter Aug 2016 #92
For people who have to have a gun for their job, OK, but... MarianJack Aug 2016 #96
Open Carry? jimmil Aug 2016 #111
i saw a guy open carrying while jogging down the road in the rain bravenak Aug 2016 #130
Agree. Why should I have to trust that an open carry person won't suddenly start shooting? Chemisse Aug 2016 #136
You can't, and that's what bothers me the most, too. procon Aug 2016 #142
Why are some so paranoid they can't be around a gun? FXSTD Aug 2016 #140
Guns' rights are more important than human rights. baldguy Aug 2016 #141
Projection your honor. beevul Aug 2016 #169
I live in a rural town in NM - we have an open carry loon walking around... alittlelark Aug 2016 #145
Why aren't you calling the police? beevul Aug 2016 #170
I have been in contact w/Harry Betz-our Police Chief alittlelark Aug 2016 #176
If hes spent stints in prison, hes been caught doing something, which most likely makes him a PP. beevul Aug 2016 #177
I don't either. Dem2 Aug 2016 #151
There was a time and place when I open-carried pinboy3niner Aug 2016 #155
You may want to refer to this map to determine where you want to live: MohRokTah Aug 2016 #157
If I'm in a store and there's a guy with a loaded AK47 on his back, I do not shop there. Initech Aug 2016 #158
Clinton needs to pack the SCOTUS with judges hostile to the 2nd Amendment Grey Lemercier Aug 2016 #159
A tax to designed restrict a Constitutionally protected right? It's been tried, and failed: friendly_iconoclast Aug 2016 #172
put the right judges on the SCOTUS and it would pass constitutional muster Grey Lemercier Aug 2016 #215
Why focus on removing the 90% of legal owners - and have to fight the Constitution to do so? jmg257 Aug 2016 #224
Rational response to open carry- Snarkoleptic Aug 2016 #165
A friend from work before I retired duncang Aug 2016 #168
They are not paranoid they are agreesive anti social misfits They live to get in people's faces and Monk06 Aug 2016 #180
I hear that second hand bullets are even worse than second hand smoke. Binkie The Clown Aug 2016 #182
You Certainly Have That Right. TheMastersNemesis Aug 2016 #186
Where I live, getting a gun is a tedious, drawn-out process including mental evaluation DFW Aug 2016 #185
This message was self-deleted by its author mark67 Aug 2016 #187
When I lived in Texas Loki Aug 2016 #189
They should be made to wear a bright yellow hat. pwb Aug 2016 #191
Have you ever seen someone open carrying? ileus Aug 2016 #196
They are cowards who cannot face the world without having the threat of violence handy at their side baldguy Aug 2016 #198
So all those people who report violent crimes are just lying? Nuclear Unicorn Aug 2016 #204
So because of the exceedingly rare violent crime baldguy Aug 2016 #207
It's not rare for the victims. But since you're going to fixate on what is rare -- Nuclear Unicorn Aug 2016 #220
The rarest of all is actually the threat of getting shot by someone who has no gun. baldguy Aug 2016 #236
You need to accept the chance of being a victim to prove you're not a coward. ileus Aug 2016 #213
If you truly cared about your wife and children, you wouldn't own a gun SecularMotion Aug 2016 #223
Me either, and that includes security guards and police. marble falls Aug 2016 #197
Just get the anti-smokers to go after them, that will shut them down. Dustlawyer Aug 2016 #201
You should consult this map to see where you need to live Lee-Lee Aug 2016 #203
Jesus fin Christ Cosmocat Aug 2016 #219
Can you show one of those states that has "devolved" back to Wild West days? Lee-Lee Aug 2016 #234
Oh look, it's the daily DU 2-minute hate against gun owners. Odin2005 Aug 2016 #205
People do not hate gun owners nor do they want to take their guns away randr Aug 2016 #211
OP is accusing all concealed-carry people of being crazed violent RW loons. Odin2005 Aug 2016 #214
That is not what I read randr Aug 2016 #216
OP said they didn't even want to be around concealed carry people. Odin2005 Aug 2016 #217
I thought "gun issues" weren't allowed in GD. NaturalHigh Aug 2016 #212
Apparently an open-carry person REALLY upset the OP a while back. jmg257 Aug 2016 #218
Wow - people who are so paranoid of other people who are so paranoid of other people jmg257 Aug 2016 #208
Cool story bro. NaturalHigh Aug 2016 #210
The ones with the hero complex get me.... Spitfire of ATJ Aug 2016 #225
"I'm sick of hearing about their god damned rights" cleanhippie Aug 2016 #226
I Don't Give A Damn What You Think. TheMastersNemesis Aug 2016 #228
That's obvious, and the problem. cleanhippie Aug 2016 #230
K&R demmiblue Aug 2016 #227
As strong of a defender of the 2A as I am, OC rubs me the wrong way. Marengo Aug 2016 #231
Too Bad. Most Of The Public Is Against Open Carry. TheMastersNemesis Aug 2016 #233
If I Had Children Would Not Allow Them To Play With Avid Gun Owner's Kids. TheMastersNemesis Aug 2016 #232
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