Question for all gun owners

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by MrPACS, Feb 22, 2015.

  1. MrPACS

    MrPACS Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    2,228
    Likes Received:
    2,900
    Have you ever pulled your weapon on anyone or threatened to shoot anyone? If so, please describe the circumstances. Does not apply to soldiers in war. Howard related because we'd all like to shoot Howard.
     
    monsoon, icypussy, Sickboy and 3 others like this.
  2. Vashier

    Vashier VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    3
    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2010
    Messages:
    11,708
    Likes Received:
    3,995
    Nope not once, I have alluded to drawing once though and it backed the kids right down.
     
    MrPACS likes this.
  3. MrPACS

    MrPACS Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    2,228
    Likes Received:
    2,900
    Can you elaborate on what occurred?

     
  4. BarberFloyd

    BarberFloyd God Bless DuPont Chemicals Banned User

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 11, 2014
    Messages:
    1,645
    Likes Received:
    1,294
    A holstered pistol is a useless pistol my father always said
     
  5. MrPACS

    MrPACS Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    2,228
    Likes Received:
    2,900
    So you walk around with your pistol in your hand?

     
    RenchFries and Skipnoid like this.
  6. CrucifiedAGT

    CrucifiedAGT He's Around VIP

    Reputations:
    69,028
    Joined:
    Nov 23, 2013
    Messages:
    13,523
    Likes Received:
    31,019
    "You cannot invade the mainland United States. There would be a rifle behind every blade of grass." is a quote by Isoroku Yamamoto, Commander-in-Chief of the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II.

    Personally, I have never had to pull a gun on someone but it's nice to know I could if my kids lives depended on it.
     
  7. reno

    reno VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    72,298
    Joined:
    Jan 10, 2012
    Messages:
    15,291
    Likes Received:
    46,130
    Better to have it and not need it than need it and not have it.
     
  8. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen New phone who dis? VIP

    Reputations:
    69,897
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    46,907
    Likes Received:
    50,906
    When my neighbor in the trailer park starts up shooting targets outside I wing a few shots over his head to quiet him down.
     
  9. Vashier

    Vashier VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    3
    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2010
    Messages:
    11,708
    Likes Received:
    3,995
    My mom owned furs. Every spring they'd be cleaned and stored at the furriers which was in downtown Brockton, MA. After picking them up and being buzzed out of the store this group of black kids standing on the corner saw me and one kid pointed. I had 3 huge full length coats in my arms so it was easy to shift them all left arm and reach inside my jacket with my right hand and look like I was about to draw. The kid that pointed eye's bugged out and they turned and walked fast.

    Best part was when I got in the car my mom asked if I felt ok? I was chuckling at what had happened and said of course I did, why'd she ask. Well I saw you rub your stomach like it was hurting you.... :jj: God bless ma
     
  10. MrPACS

    MrPACS Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    2,228
    Likes Received:
    2,900
    Good stuff, thanks for sharing

     
  11. Dorb

    Dorb Lovable Old Pig VIP Gold POTY Politics

    Reputations:
    135,191
    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2012
    Messages:
    35,033
    Likes Received:
    36,424
    Nope never happened and I spent my first 35 years in Chicago.
     
    MrPACS likes this.
  12. Stew Nod

    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    9
    Joined:
    Feb 9, 2012
    Messages:
    56,805
    Likes Received:
    42,857
    nope..but I dont carry
     
  13. Mr. Potato Head

    Mr. Potato Head ~Would Like to Play~ Gold

    Reputations:
    51,667
    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2010
    Messages:
    75,568
    Likes Received:
    31,035
    No. I carry and have never been tempted to draw. If i can walk away, I walk away.
     
  14. Henry14

    Henry14 Active Member

    Reputations:
    18
    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2014
    Messages:
    166
    Likes Received:
    140
    Most police have never had to draw their gun.
     
    MrPACS, Gusbuss and stanggirl like this.
  15. chapped

    chapped Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    12
    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2012
    Messages:
    55,631
    Likes Received:
    61,915
  16. isabella

    isabella VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    7,288
    Joined:
    Sep 14, 2010
    Messages:
    14,959
    Likes Received:
    12,203
    no. other than going to the range, i don't go near my gun. i know where it is and how to use it.
    i wouldn't hesitate to shoot if i felt threatened.
     
  17. crazypreacher

    crazypreacher Not followin whitey's rules

    Reputations:
    30,101
    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2010
    Messages:
    50,939
    Likes Received:
    53,394
    No. Hopefully I never will.

     
  18. Beth143nacho

    Beth143nacho Bede bede beep VIP

    Reputations:
    11,941
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    25,928
    Likes Received:
    25,518
    Bringing furs to Brockton is your first mistake. Used to live in Whitman.

    I had to draw once. A fucking wad of black teens bum rushed a liquor store that I was in trying to rob the place. At first i stood in the corner letting the events unfold, then it became apparent that the clerk, who wasn't behind the counter (stocking somem shelves) couldn't get to his fire arm and, worse, tipped off one of the shitheads, who was now going for it. I was the only thing between the shithead and the gun, so i drew. The room went silent, the shithead stopped in his tracks and the asshole clerk locked the doors... He grabbed his gun and lined up the perps on the floor as he called the police. Five minutes later it was over... I wandered into the back room, puked, then walked out, gave my statement and left.
     
  19. Beth143nacho

    Beth143nacho Bede bede beep VIP

    Reputations:
    11,941
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    25,928
    Likes Received:
    25,518
    All the fucking clerk had to do was let them go... He decided to lock the door and endanger us all.
     
    monsoon, wife is a whore and MrPACS like this.
  20. crazypreacher

    crazypreacher Not followin whitey's rules

    Reputations:
    30,101
    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2010
    Messages:
    50,939
    Likes Received:
    53,394
    Holy shit man!

     
    monsoon likes this.