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Old 09-09-2019, 07:22 PM
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Originally Posted by Icarus View Post
If you are accepting that there are all sorts of shades of gray, then you must also accept that there is black at one end and white at the other end. Yah?
Oh, absolutely, and I tried to make that point in the OP. There are some very bad people in the world. And a few very good ones.

Originally Posted by Shodan View Post
I guess I get your distinction, but I don't see that it can make all that much difference.
If someone broke into my house with me in it, I wouldn't waste time asking a lot of questions. But seeing someone holding a legally-possessed gun in a public place where open carry is legal doesn't mean Johnny Do-Gooder has a right to blow him away in the name of getting rid of bad guys.