Old people need guns too

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  1. Tailhunter

    Tailhunter Cast No Shadow Charter Member Supporting Member

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    wsfiredude Stuck in the mud somewhere Charter Member

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    F*ing animals...

    Pack mentality. Pick what appears to be an 'easy' target, then pounce. They'll eventually make a bad impulse buy.

    On the other hand, they may have just been good boys, taking up a collection for their church youth group. If they ain't caught and somebody does eventually punch their ticket, stand by for the weeping and wailing on the 6 o' clock news about how they didn't deserve to die.
     
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    Pieces of trash. One of these days they’re gonna cross the wrong old man and run Into Clint Eastwood and their asses will be grass
     
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    Or an old tall burly midget.
     
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    Fixed it for ya
     
  6. duke fan 85

    duke fan 85 Fighting tyranny one keyboard war at a time Supporting Member

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    My dad died of Parkinsons disease earlier this year. He was a fitness freak and golden gloves boxer in his day. He used to walk the half mile from our old apartment in Greenville to the gym.
    One day 2 young guys decided to try to take his wallet.
    He used his cane to beat the pure hell out of them. I happened to be passing by and watched it. I have never seen a 70 yr old man act so fast. I knew he was tough but my Lord, I'll never again take an older person for granted.
     
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    Sorry for your loss Duke.
     
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    duke fan 85 Fighting tyranny one keyboard war at a time Supporting Member

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    He was sick for almost 20 years. It doesnt make it any easier, but at least I have some peace in knowing he isnt suffering anymore.
     
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    Climberman Unstealthiest Ninja

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    Don’t mess with an old man because he’ll just shoot you. I have always heard that.
     
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    Or beat the hell out of you with his cane, according to post #6 :D
     
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    Some of our shooters [including me] are a Thugs worst nightmare. Too old to run or fight. Kinda narrows the response.
     
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    You got that right.
     
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    Let's play reverse the races and imagine the media coverage if 3 white "youths" had beaten and carjacked an elderly black man, and compare that to the media coverage this story gets.

    The MSM is an enemy of the people.
     
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    She had an attempted break in a week previous, just bought the handgun, was asleep with it, single shot to the pumpkin from the top of her stairs, DRT with a 22lr. That tat made for a nice target :D
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    Damn, I love a story with a good ending.
     
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    Remember God created man, Col Colt made them equal.

    CD
     
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    NCLivingBrit Clueless Protoplasm

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    Well surely he was just looking for some help getting his life back together. Guys with facial tats are never, ever sketchy.
     
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    Sort of ends the never ending caliber conversations we have about whether a 22 is good enough for home defense. Just ask Ralph Byrd Jr. ;);):):)
     
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