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Old 01-08-2016, 04:04 PM   #21 (permalink)
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The USA is one of the most violent, and violence-loving nations on Earth. The country was established by using violence to acquire land (Native genocide) and violence to acquire labor (slavery). We've been killing or abusing everything since we set foot on the continent. Our favorite forms of entertainment often feature guns and violence. How many killings or murders does a child see on TV or in the movies by their 18th birthday? 40,000, or something? Of course we have more gun violence here. It's a byproduct of our culture.

What needs to happen is, America needs to grow the fuck up, and get over this shit.



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The Rev is right. By the time I was 18 I hadn't seen a fraction of the violence as someone who is 18 now. You never saw Ward Cleaver packing and Barney Fife had to keep the bullet in his pocket.
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