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Old 10-12-2012, 09:44 PM   #56481
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Well... I had some fun last week. I had to fly down to Jackson, Mississippi for work and had some time to drive a couple hours south of there to visit family. I got pulled over by a city cop in the Jackson suburbs, which is the dark, liberal part of the state. *fun begins*

The cop came up to the window and before he got a chance to speak, I pounted out that I have a CCW and the gun on me. He looked at me kinda funny and said "wait, you said you have a gun on you?" "Yes..." I replied to which he stepped back from the car and went back to his car. Next thing I know, 3 more cop cars show up and tell me to step out of the car, place the gun on the roof, and walk backwards with my hands up. So, I complied and did as they asked. A second officer came up and said "What are you doing with this gun?" "Well officer, I have a right to carry it." I replied. He said "What is it?" to which I gave a smartass remark of "it's a gun." "Ok, jackass. I mean what type of gun? Do you have paperwork for this?" I said "It is a .22 revolver and yes I do have a CCW for it. I am also permitted to carry it per my work."

I handed the cop my CCW papers and my work papers which authorize me carry on the job. I then showed him my badge and he goes "Federal Air Marshal Service!? Officer Longley (the first guy), you said he didn't have paperwork." "All he told me was that he had a gun!" replied #1 Officer Jack-O of the day. I turned around and said "now tell me, if I had any intention of causing you harm, do you think I would blatently shout out that I have a gun? We have the right to carry in this country." The second officer apologized for waisting my time and said I could go.

That made my day. I knew what was going on and was smirking when the second cop walked up to me. I just don't get why people get so bent out of whack over a gun. I also never got the speeding ticket either. lol
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Old 10-12-2012, 10:32 PM   #56482
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Well... I had some fun last week. I had to fly down to Jackson, Mississippi for work and had some time to drive a couple hours south of there to visit family. I got pulled over by a city cop in the Jackson suburbs, which is the dark, liberal part of the state. *fun begins*

The cop came up to the window and before he got a chance to speak, I pounted out that I have a CCW and the gun on me. He looked at me kinda funny and said "wait, you said you have a gun on you?" "Yes..." I replied to which he stepped back from the car and went back to his car. Next thing I know, 3 more cop cars show up and tell me to step out of the car, place the gun on the roof, and walk backwards with my hands up. So, I complied and did as they asked. A second officer came up and said "What are you doing with this gun?" "Well officer, I have a right to carry it." I replied. He said "What is it?" to which I gave a smartass remark of "it's a gun." "Ok, jackass. I mean what type of gun? Do you have paperwork for this?" I said "It is a .22 revolver and yes I do have a CCW for it. I am also permitted to carry it per my work."

I handed the cop my CCW papers and my work papers which authorize me carry on the job. I then showed him my badge and he goes "Federal Air Marshal Service!? Officer Longley (the first guy), you said he didn't have paperwork." "All he told me was that he had a gun!" replied #1 Officer Jack-O of the day. I turned around and said "now tell me, if I had any intention of causing you harm, do you think I would blatently shout out that I have a gun? We have the right to carry in this country." The second officer apologized for waisting my time and said I could go.

That made my day. I knew what was going on and was smirking when the second cop walked up to me. I just don't get why people get so bent out of whack over a gun. I also never got the speeding ticket either. lol
Now that is a good story. Same thing happened to me when I was moving last year, I had 4 guns in my back seat (all in cases and all my paperwork in a folder in the front seat) and they were asking me what I was planning to do and eventually I had to state if they had any problems I would go ahead and call my lawyer. Needless to say that stopped them.

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Old 10-15-2012, 01:17 PM   #56483
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It is truly sad how ignorant of firearms and gun laws people are in this country. EVEN the cops.
My highschool had a shooting range and a shooting team for Gods sake. and I'm not THAT old.Somehow people have decided guns are evil and all the idiots jumped on the bandwagon.
Nice job Bryce
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Old 10-15-2012, 02:18 PM   #56484
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Old 10-15-2012, 02:33 PM   #56485
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Old 10-15-2012, 03:09 PM   #56486
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My highschool had a shooting range and a shooting team for Gods sake.
MY high school had a rifle team...and it's in gun control crazy NYC.

Unrelated: http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/showt...06#post4406506

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Old 10-15-2012, 10:25 PM   #56487
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sorry josh i really want to buy but my fiance says the only way i can buy them is if i sell the other parts im not going to use lol...so making a for sale post soon hahaha
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