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Ruger_Nut 02-18-2013 02:29 PM

La. Gun Laws Article
 
This is a very good article. Opinions?

http://www.houmatoday.com/article/20130216/ARTICLES/130219706?tc=cr

trip286 02-18-2013 02:41 PM

Where the hell are they getting the idea that Louisiana has the second highest number of gun related deaths? How are they cooking those numbers? Are they counting the animals killed during hunting seasons?

Ruger_Nut 02-18-2013 02:55 PM

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Originally Posted by trip286 (Post 1142780)
Where the hell are they getting the idea that Louisiana has the second highest number of gun related deaths? How are they cooking those numbers? Are they counting the animals killed during hunting seasons?

New Orleans was at one time ranked the #1 murder capitol of the US.
Scroll down and you will see it; 57.6%.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_cities_by_crime_rate

trip286 02-18-2013 03:07 PM

Even the FBI says not to use their stats for "ranking".

NO has always been sketchy to my knowledge, but there's a lot of misrepresentation going on.

Ruger_Nut 02-18-2013 03:19 PM

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Originally Posted by trip286 (Post 1142815)
NO has always been sketchy to my knowledge, but there's a lot of misrepresentation going on.

Yeah, can you say Nagel? :D

locutus 02-18-2013 05:09 PM

Most of my "coonass" friends don't consider "Nawlins" a true part of Loose-ey-anna.:D:D

Ruger_Nut 02-18-2013 05:13 PM

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Originally Posted by locutus (Post 1142939)
Most of my "coonass" friends don't consider "Nawlins" a true part of Loose-ey-anna.:D:D

Registered CoonAss here.

http://i305.photobucket.com/albums/n...x-Coonass2.jpg


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