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Old August 28, 2014, 10:59 PM   #26
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....and now the State Gov. knows you have a 7/16" socket.

Somehow that may be the very worst result.

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Old August 29, 2014, 05:25 PM   #27
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and use of the socket with a ratchet requires a special license...and my be prohibited in your state...

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Old August 29, 2014, 10:25 PM   #28
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According to the Initiative, you get to loan your friend your socket only during Flathead V-6 Season, and you and he must be together with the socket at all times. You must have your socket back by close of Season. The next day, too bad, you're in violation. You may loan your sockets at an approved flathead repair facility, permitted by the County. No private repair facilities may suffice, such as a shade tree, or a private garage, it must be fully permitted and licensed. You may loan a socket to a friend at an approved Flathead V-6 Car Show, but again, you must be present at all times. You must retrieve your socket before the end of the Car Show.
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I'm glad people are making fun of this; Bloomberg and his people are sure controlling; can we expect any less?


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Old August 30, 2014, 10:06 PM   #29
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The kind of hyper restrictive regulation we are used to as gun owners seems foolish when applied to anything else. Their excuse is always "but guns are not like anything else"...and they are not. But yet, they are, at the same time.

There is nothing in this world that cannot be (mis)used to harm others, if that is the intent of the person wielding it. Firearms are inanimate objects. They have no free will, and cannot act on their own. It ALWAYS takes a person.

Personally, I don't think we should have any laws focused on inanimate objects, rather we should focus on ACTs committed by people. Not what they used.

Unfortunately, that approach takes more work than simply banning possession of something.
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Old September 1, 2014, 10:32 PM   #30
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There is nothing in this world that cannot be (mis)used to harm others, if that is the intent of the person wielding it.

Couldn't agree more 44.


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