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Old November 29, 2012, 11:20 AM   #116
Brian Pfleuger
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The trouble is not in calling a firearm something besides a weapon. In fact, I'm not sure I ever use the word weapon in that context. The trouble is in claiming that a firearm ISN'T a weapon.

You can call it a gun, firearm, piece, roscoe, peacemaker, revolver, pistol, handgun... uhg, even platform, I suppose, probably quite a few other names too but whatever name you use, it's STILL...

a weapon.
Still happily answering to the call-sign Peetza.
The problem, as you so eloquently put it, is choice.
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