them"?On this basis, Rick. He is a highly visible public figure. He will
be looked at as a role model and as a giver of wisdom. If he says
its ok to eat Wheaties then his fans will eat Wheaties. Thats why
companies pay big bucks to famous people to endorse their products.
They pay the big bucks because it works.
again, I ask, what is wrong with the statement "when they attack, shoot
sounds like words of wisdom to me.
So, go the next step.
why would I want to make the same leap you are? you may be a
contortionist, but I'd pull a muscle if I tried it.
Ted Nugent has told his fans that its perfectly ok for them to judge
who is bad, and if someone is bad, to shoot em.
Most people won't take him up on it, but some will.
No, he hasn't. from the quote you are all up in arms about, he's
talking about guys that society already deems bad guys. car-jackers?
using a gun to commit a crime. if you have a gun, kill him.
burglars? They're in your house and you have every right to shoot
them. child molesters? If it's my son, heaven help the asshole.
"I want the bad guys dead." he's not picking and choosing the bad
guys, they've chosen themselves.
What is so different between this and what those Mullahs that upset you,
The mullahs are not entertainers, and they tell their devoted
followers that God wills them to do it.
I have never heard anyone worshiping Ted (other than in jest), and Ted
doesn't tell anyone to go out and kill innocents simply because they
are different than he is. He's saying if someone is breaking the law
and threatening you or your loved ones, defend yourself.
Granted, his rhetoric might be too nuanced for you to follow the fine
points, but his fans know what he means.
Now, you please tell me... do you really believe that Ted Nugent
isn't a danger in America?
No, I don't. The day he shoots an innocent, or someone else shoots an
innocent because of him, we can talk. He's not inciting, he's making
He's been like this for 40 years, and, funny, the church of Ted hasn't
claimed any victims in all of that time.
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