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    if guns disappeared we'd reinvent them *sigh* they're too much of a part of our lives for us to let them go (speaking as a human, not an individual)... if it isn't guns, then we'll invent something WORSE
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    Quote Originally Posted by whatever View Post
    if guns disappeared we'd reinvent them *sigh* they're too much of a part of our lives for us to let them go (speaking as a human, not an individual)... if it isn't guns, then we'll invent something WORSE
    I think we already did.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Il Morto Che Parla View Post
    I think we already did.

    Anyone else see a clown?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tyrinth View Post
    Anyone else see a clown?
    wtf kind of circus did you go to as a kid?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Giggly View Post
    This day, today, guns just disappeared. What would the world become like?
    I'm imaging that crossbows, ballistic weapons and swords are going to make a hell of a come back.
    All for ourselves, and nothing for other people, seems, in every age of the world, to have been the vile maxim of the masters of mankind.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Il Morto Che Parla View Post
    I think we already did.

    yeah, but that's so hard to fit in your pocket!
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    Quote Originally Posted by whatever View Post
    if guns disappeared we'd reinvent them *sigh* they're too much of a part of our lives for us to let them go (speaking as a human, not an individual)... if it isn't guns, then we'll invent something WORSE
    Worse or more awesome?!
    All for ourselves, and nothing for other people, seems, in every age of the world, to have been the vile maxim of the masters of mankind.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Lark View Post
    Worse or more awesome?!
    scorpion guns are MUCH less fun
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    Quote Originally Posted by jixmixfix View Post
    lol pride much?
    Victor makes it sound like such a shite place, I prefer the version in the Fosters ads.
    All for ourselves, and nothing for other people, seems, in every age of the world, to have been the vile maxim of the masters of mankind.
    Chapter IV, p. 448. - Adam Smith, Book 3, The Wealth of Nations

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    Quote Originally Posted by whatever View Post
    scorpion guns are MUCH less fun
    Scorpion guns?! What is this? I'm thinking some sort of freaky weapon like out of that movie Existence or something.
    All for ourselves, and nothing for other people, seems, in every age of the world, to have been the vile maxim of the masters of mankind.
    Chapter IV, p. 448. - Adam Smith, Book 3, The Wealth of Nations

    whether or not you credit psychoanalysis itself, the fact remains that we all must, to the greatest extent possible, understand one another's minds as our own; the very survival of humanity has always depended on it. - Open Culture

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