Mentally unstable can't own a gun, but they can vote?

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  1. CrusaderFrank
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    Just checking. The Mentally unstable can't own a gun, but they can vote?

    Is that right?

    (OK, I expect a few "we don't want to take away your right to vote, Frank" Responses from the knuckledragging mouthbreathers)
     
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    :dunno: Depends on if there's a conviction involved, I suppose.
     
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    There is a point to your thread? Maybe? Ok. What is it? Nah never mind.

    But which would you rather have Frank. A mentally unstable person with a gun pointed at you or a mentally unstable person with a ballot pointed at you?

    You make that call Frank.
     
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    Anyone who is actually a ward of the state cannot and should not vote.. (committed because of mental incapacity or defect, prisoner, etc)... nor should they own firearms or be allowed to own firearms
     
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    Mentally unstable can't own a gun, but they can vote?

    Pfft! I can do both........
     
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    at the same time?
     
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    Are you speaking from experience?
     
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    I'm more worried about the millions of idiotic voters that keep electing people like Boehner and Pelosi. Much more of a problem than a small handful of unstable voters.
     
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    Yup... while balancing two shotguns in one hand and a bottle of rum on my nose.
     

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