Re: GUNS: Why here?

From: Michael S. Lorrey (
Date: Wed Oct 11 2000 - 09:00:57 MDT

Alex Future Bokov wrote:
> I own a gun, I like my gun, and the last time I remember having a free
> afternoon, I spent it at the range putting .45 cal holes in things. I'm
> irritated with meddlesome politicians playing on public fears to have the
> damn things banned. I'm irritated with officious do-gooders who have never
> even touched a gun throwing around broad generalizations and imaginary
> statistics.
> However, unless we're discussing death-ray guns or nanoflechette guns,
> is it really appropriate for like 20% of this list's traffic to be
> about this piece of 1920s technology? Aren't there forums specifically
> devoted to gun rights? If there are no appropriate ones, perhaps it's
> time to start an exi-guns list. I'll certainly join.

I started the list specifically to deal with this, and
I've repeatedly invited people in the past to move these discussions there so as
to not offend the tender ears of those who don't think this issue is important.
I will, once again, invite all who wish to participate to subscribe and post to
exi-freedom. Even Joe Dees can join, so long as he can actually post actual

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