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I´m British and Piers Morgan
is Damn Wrong

American Thinker, by Adam Shaw

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Posted By:magnante, 1/11/2013 10:53:05 AM

Many Americans, since the Sandy Hook massacre, have been disgusted by Piers Morgan´s snooty condescension toward their great country, and his blatant disregard for the Second Amendment.(snip)I can say with confidence that Piers is being either intellectually dishonest, or downright ignorant, if he believes that the USA should imitate the diabolical disaster that has been British gun control. The first thing to be observed is that his very usage of Britain as an example for the U.S. to follow is proof that his claim only to want to ban certain assault weapons like the AR-15 is an outrageous lie

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Feebie, 1/11/2013 10:59:57 AM     (No. 9110685)

IMHO this one kinda goes with the article written by the Russian from yesterday´s must reads.

We should listen to the experience of others who have "lived it". And not those parading around with privileges and means to remain "above the system".

This impacts the man on the street more so than any entitled, political, wealthy, Hollywood/Entertainer type class.

We should remember that.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mws50, 1/11/2013 11:05:41 AM     (No. 9110701)

Violent crimes in Great Britain = 2051 per 100,000.
Violent crimes in the USA = 466 per 100,000.

End of story.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: maggie2u, 1/11/2013 11:08:02 AM     (No. 9110708)

Hey, Morgan. Why don´t you leave this hell-hole of a country and go back to the paradise you came from?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Freeloader, 1/11/2013 11:08:50 AM     (No. 9110710)

Let´s face it. CNN´s Piers Morgan is simply one of those "limeys" who has never forgiven America for what happened in 1776.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JimS, 1/11/2013 11:12:40 AM     (No. 9110725)

We all knew that Piers Morgan was a snooty, pompous, self-pretentious ax.
But Adam Shaw shows him to be dishonest and duplicitous as well.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Coy860, 1/11/2013 11:16:40 AM     (No. 9110736)

Piers Morgan is only trying to boost his pathetic ratings.
I suggest he stick the Magna Carta where the sun don´t shine, and the rest of us ignore this inconsequential creature.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: kenecarroll, 1/11/2013 11:21:04 AM     (No. 9110745)

Lets face it. Piers Morgan is on the take, or his job is on the line for it. He hates our way of life then he should go back to the UK if its so good over there.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Mass Minority, 1/11/2013 11:33:36 AM     (No. 9110774)

The UN ranked the US eighth in overall violent crime rates in industrialized nations, lower than almost all of Europe. In that same report it was noted that the fastest growing violent crime in Britain was home invasion, armed robbery while the homeowners are present. The reason for this particular crime upsurge is one of those always discounted unintended consequences.

Apparently in britain in order to get home owners insurance you must install a burglar alarm.

The burglars now know two things, when you are home your burglar alarm will not go off and you will have nothing more than the fireplace poker to defend yourself with. Very easy pickings for a thug with a gun (Something which is apparently as difficult to get in London as Fish and Chips).

Does anyone think home invasions in the US would skyrocket if Insurance required a burglar alarm? I rather doubt it, exept in Putnam and Westchester counties where the burglar simply needs to look in the newspaper to get the address of a safe B&E victim.

Watch Britain (and all of Europe) try and cope with their suddenly appearing gang problems. The Middle easterners control the drug trade, and they are getting more and more violent.

The gun free utopian paradise that is Britain and the EU may well start competing with the US as cartels of drug smugglers start fighting over Manchesters corners.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: kono, 1/11/2013 12:04:03 PM     (No. 9110835)

I neither care what Piers Morgan thinks about anything, nor what anybody thinks about Piers Morgan.

That´s a kind of symmetry I find both appealing and useful.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: belwhatter, 1/11/2013 12:51:32 PM     (No. 9110942)

Agree with author - xenophobia stops dead in its tracks when idiots like Morgan and others seek media attention.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Rake King, 1/11/2013 12:57:25 PM     (No. 9110959)

I tuned in the other night to see what the big deal was about this Morgan. All he did was confirm why I quit watching CNN 15 years ago.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/11/2013 1:12:58 PM     (No. 9110996)

Piers didn´t leave England for better opportunities here, he was run out of the country due to his stupid statements!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Brownshoepogue, 1/11/2013 1:15:53 PM     (No. 9111007)

Morgan has the personality of a burnt muffin. Boring and an inept interviewer. Glad he is with CNN. He will hasten its demise.

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