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    Columbus considers ban on BB guns, other toy rifles - 13 WTHR Indianapolis

    Dumber and Dumber we get.
    Education. Repsonsibilty. Parenting.

    oh and pull you hair our if you have any left.

    Uhm Columbus folks - good luck
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    I want that $#@! to get lypo and breast enhancements for public safety reasons. Columbus should pass an ordinance forcing her to do so. It's for the kids.
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    I don't know if it is considered a ban or not, but it is illegal to discharge an air rifle/bb gun in the town of Ellettsville. I'd actually bet that a lot of places have an ordinance like that, but I'm not sure how strictly it is enforced.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Goosepond Monster View Post
    I don't know if it is considered a ban or not, but it is illegal to discharge an air rifle/bb gun in the town of Ellettsville. I'd actually bet that a lot of places have an ordinance like that, but I'm not sure how strictly it is enforced.
    Most City's / Towns have a (semi-ridiculous**) ban on discharging BB guns/ Pellet Guns in town. ... to protect the sheep and chickens from fear ...

    I didn't watch the video; just read - they are talking about banning carrying / possessing in public for teens and kids, including air soft, which is a toy more so than a BB gun (or so it would seem)

    NY NY has banned them and others (nerf) guns totally, IIRC. Someone got introuble for selling a lighter shaped like a gun. and so our rights get eroded in tiny bits. ...

    ** this is a qualified answer. meaning:
    on Priv.Prop and done safely I see no prob and it should be up to the owner.
    Shooting off your own property, at people/cars/critters:
    - - - uhm those have consequences available for 'mis-behavior already ...
    - - - hence my educate, repsonsibilty comment.
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    My sons friend got a ticket for shooting his airsoft gun in town. I think it has to do with discharging the weapon, not possessing it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shawkpilot View Post
    My sons friend got a ticket for shooting his airsoft gun in town. I think it has to do with discharging the weapon, not possessing it.
    Current laws yes ^^^^.

    proposal - from the article (bold added):
    The proposal would prohibit kids from carrying around BB guns in public, because they say they've become a safety hazard.

    Keeping kids safe is mom Melanie Bachmeyer's top priority. She agrees with a proposed new ordinance in Columbus to ban BB guns from public display by children and teens.

    It would not only prohibit kids under 18 from firing BB guns within city limits, but also prohibit children from showing BB guns, pellet guns and Airsoft rifles in public, at all.
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    They are talking about toys, airsoft etc. it is a ban on displaying for safety.

    what is that that Mr. Franklin said. "Those who surrender liberty for safety shall have neither" (something like that).

    Criminently - I ran around an all black (no orange tip) UZI water gun. Had about 6 cause for me an friends.
    Back in the day - before 'black guns' - we had chome that all looked real too. we knew better than to point things at 'non-combatants' in our games.
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    Some fool woman in Greenwood's government wanted to ban ice cream trucks in the city limits for the same reason a few years back. When government people start spouting off about things like this it tells me they have too much money and too much free time. Need to start trimming budget and headcount at city hall.
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    When BB guns are the most dangerous threat they have to work on, sounds like their job is finished. They can go home now.

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    Do it for the kids.
    Shit happens. The ripples just stop and then it's over like nothing was ever there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jack Ryan View Post
    When BB guns are the most dangerous threat they have to work on, sounds like their job is finished. They can go home now.
    Think of the children!! They could put an eye out!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by DTOM_308 View Post
    Think of the children!! They could put an eye out!!
    Ralphie.
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    In honor of Liberty, I read Thomas Paine's "Common Sense" this evening and then went out and popped some starlings with a Crossman pellet gun....in city limits.
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    Quote Originally Posted by J_Wales View Post
    In honor of Liberty, I read Thomas Paine's "Common Sense" this evening and then went out and popped some starlings with a Crossman pellet gun....in city limits.
    Youre out of control
    Shit happens. The ripples just stop and then it's over like nothing was ever there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by IndyMonkey View Post
    Youre out of control
    Control of whom?

    Yes...yes I am.
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    Quote Originally Posted by J_Wales View Post
    Control of whom?

    Yes...yes I am.
    You had to have it under control in the first place.

    Invalid logic. Please try again.
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    Oh, I assure you I am well under my own control.

    It has been a long time since I drug out the old Crossman pellet gun...I had almost forgotten how fun plinking off some starlings can be. I had almost forgotten how accurate the Crossman can be as well.

    Even after all these years, air guns are still plain fun.
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    Yeah, I read it in the paper. Columbus if full of tree hugging, Liberal, Prius driving, $#@! heads.
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    "We must all hang together, or assuredly we shall all hang separately." - Ben Franklin, at the signing of the Declaration of Independence, July 4, 1776.

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    DUPE ... how'd that happen ...
    Last edited by brotherbill3; July 3rd, 2013 at 07:49. Reason: Duplicate
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    And tomorrow these $#@!ing sheep will waive flags for independence day.

    LOL!
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    I was thinking about this ... suggest Columbus for next rally ... oh and paint tips of all carried guns floro orange. ...

    I'll have to read whole article and ordinance later.
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    dupe.
    It would be better to spend one day as a lion than one year as a lamb.

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    Quote Originally Posted by J_Wales View Post
    And tomorrow these $#@!ing sheep will waive flags for independence day.

    LOL!
    Guessing the flags will be white. Bonjour.
    It would be better to spend one day as a lion than one year as a lamb.

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