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Former Basketball Star Charles Barkley says carrying gun gives 'sense of peace'

USA Today: December 5. 2012 - TNT NBA analyst Charles Barkley, saying he feels safer carrying a gun, says the issue in the wake of the Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher shootings is domestic violence, not gun control.

"There's never a reason to hit a woman, touch a woman, or obviously kill a woman," Barkley tells USA TODAY Sports.

Barkley says he's "carried a gun in my car, every day of my life since I was 21 or 22 -- never had to use it."

Read more: http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/columnist/hiestand-tv/2...

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+1 for Charles Barkley from a

+1 for Charles Barkley from a longtime fan!! I remember he was registered as a Republican for many years and considered a run for Gov. of Alabama. I also remember him switching towards the Democrats, I believe after W started with his mess. I think we should contact him and ask him how does he feel about the Constitution, civil liberties, non-interventionist foreign policy, sound money and all Ron Paulish principles. I seriously think he could be a good surprise!!

Barkley is a very bright man...

I have always respected his play in the NBA as well..