""I gave a number of reasons why African-American people are in the plite they're in."
You gave unsubstantiated claims about race-baiting, the welfare system, and thug culture that are the same baseless arguments kicked around…"
"JD, I think you need to listen to what people of color say about their experiences with race. Genuinely listen. Their experiences are not simply the result of race baiting.
If you're upset that you're called a racist because of your…"
"The terrain in Afghanistan is generally terrible for tanks. Except for the wide open areas of western Afghanistan such as the Taliban strongholds of Kandahar and Helmand, where ISAF forces spent a lot of time fighting. They aren't deployed in…"
"There hasn't been a large scale tank-on-tank battle since 1991. But tanks certainly have been enormously important to military operations, particularly in Iraq and Afghanistan. This is a bit of a side note I realize."
"PH - you described buying a gun from a friend who bought it for you, for the express purpose of keeping your name off the paperwork. Then it appears you deleted your comment describing that. You were part of a straw purchase."
"This is essentially reactive instead of proactive. Firearms stores will be lazy, or overlook mental illness, or prefer short term but guaranteed sale to a potential of larger fines. I was just reading an article this morning about a young woman with…"
"I'm not asking if you think bombs should be legal so much as what does it matter to have the ability to own a fully automatic weapon for defending against tyranny when it wouldn't be an effective weapon against tyranny anyway."
"It's ok, just caught me by surprise haha. I don't mind the direct approach :D, I prefer it as that's how things get done, no messing around ;) I tried a more casual approach today with a vest, would be interested for your…"
"Although I don’t know what it is like to be either black or a woman, I have felt like I’m rejected by everyone at times. I’ve had no success whatsoever when it comes to dating (any sort of relationship, romantic or otherwise,…"
"For the most part, commenters on this site are regulars.
Not to say new peeps aren't welcome, just saying it to say that most of the people who have thus far replied to your post are sincere - I've seen 'em for a few years"
"I grew up in a blue-collar family in a blue-collar town. I have 17 aunts and uncles (not including spouses) and about 40 cousins, and I'm one of the first people in my family who's going to graduate from university (I'm also one…"