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GOA's Larry Pratt on Hardball With Chris Matthews - 4/4/2013

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Someone whack this Matthews..

Someone whack this Matthews.. Kick him in the nuts or somethin.


Chris Matthews is the liberal Bill O'Reilly.


'Peace is a powerful message.' Ron Paul

Larry is the best

Matthews is rapid fire with his practiced, prepared arguments. Larry beats him regardless. Love it. Too bad there are one thousand Chris Matthews in the media for every Larry Pratt.

Matthews on speed limits: "Most people follow laws" LOL

Nobody follows speed limit laws unless there is a cop breathing down their necks. Matthews is a joke.


Stop watching these CREEPS like Mathews, and boycott MSNBC, CNN AND FOX and the companies that advertise on them. That is one way to get real NEWS.

Some ones gotta watch what

Some ones gotta watch what these control freaks are saying, to call them on their bullsh*t

I'm Watching You Chris

I'm watching you Chris and I don't trust you. I know you rig the polls. I know you twist the truth.

Your argument isn't even a good argument. You say most people obey the laws, so gun laws will save lives... A person who intends to murder someone (which is against the law) is not going to buy a gun in a gun store. They would need a permit to buy a gun already. Wouldn't they purchase a gun illegally on the street (which is against the law) or even steal a gun (which is against the law) if they were planning on using the weapon to rob a bank (which is against the law) or murder someone (which is against the law) with it? How would your gun laws stop any crime? Criminals don't obey the law. It's not about criminals at all is it Chris?

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get this $hit of the front page

Matthew's if effing AWFUL to listen to, and this argument doesn't educate or encourage anything. This video was a waste of my time, other than to infurriate me. (just being honest here)

Chris begins to morph around

Chris begins to morph around 20 seconds.. clear evidence he is a reptilian alien hybrid from the alpha draconis constellation

He morphed more than once. It

He morphed more than once. It is possible his shape-shifting stabilizer was on the blink and he was unable to retain his shape as a human. I saw him once when he completely lost his shape and he looked like Nancy Pelosi.


Don't make me laugh... ;-)

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Great answers from Larry, as usual.

@10:30 Funny how it sounds like Mathews actually states that he's a "free libertarian".

This reminds me

of Laurence O'Donnell interviewing Peter Schiff. O'Donnell asked the questions, then supplied Schiff with the answers by talking over him and putting words in his mouth the entire time. This interview marked my first conscious decision to boycott MSNBC.

Wow, that was painful to

Wow, that was painful to watch. I couldn't finish the clip. O'Donnell is one of the worst of the worst. Amazing that folks watch that BS.

Resist the temptation to feed the trolls.

How to be a bad host.

How to be a crap tv host that looks for excitement and ratings.

Step 1. - Shove your fist way down the guests mouth so he can't get a word in.

Step 2. - Ignore any logic. Use poor comparisons to give poor logic.

Step 3. - Don't consider the argument, just argue your argument without thought or reflection.

Step 4. - Attack the guest and vilify the guest.

Step 5. - Fail to listen. Repeat sentences like a broken record.

Step 6. - End the interview when it suits you.

Step 7. - Roll around in the money you earned from bullshitting the public.

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You can't teach an old attack-dog a new trick, like civility.

Chris Matthews is watching too much Piers Morgan. Larry Pratt should refrain from going on such programs.

Sandy Hook is the 9/11 for

Sandy Hook is the 9/11 for nanny state liberals. This is why Truth is so important. We musn't be afraid to ask simple questions like, "Where is the video showing Lanza shooting his way into the school"?

That's been my question all along

I live in CT and I ask that question all the time...

WHERE THE F" IS THE VIDEO showing this kid shooting through the front door??????????!!!!!!!

Chris Matthews = MAJOR DOUCHE

Love Liberty, be Vigilant

"Now the Lord is that Spirit: and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty" (2 Corinthians 3:17)

Faith in God will prevail all things!

Put me in for video

ANY VIDEO of Ryan Lanza..I say Ryan Lanza cause from what I've researched there weren't two Lanza children, just one and that WAS ADAM, till he changed his name to Ryan about 5 years ago..Seems somewhat confusing and it is for that very reason...The police actually had the right guy all along, too bad they didn't ask him that simple question, or just look it up for themselves BUT that would have ruined the show.

Just one last kick in the nuts, then a final deathblow


That is a really good comparison to get liberals to think.

They get used the same way the right get used - just using a different subject.

I think you should write this as a front page post.

DPers stop watching these statists. Even internet re-published

videos. As much as we love Larry Pratt, there is no need for us to watch these statist shows. We all know Mathews is only inviting Pratt on so that he can further demonize him and stroke off his statist audience for ratings. He has no intention of giving Pratt a fair shake or a chance to convince Americans to his cause. Just stop watching them altogether. I will watch Pratt all day long on independent news outlets. Even the young turks. But I refuse to further legitimize the lame stream media or idiots from hollywood. Yes, I will not get to watch very many movies at all. I am fine with that. We need to stop sending our monetary votes to those scum bags. Enough of us boycott them, believe me they will feel it. That void will eventually be filled by the free market. It's already happening actually. Example, check the movie "Gray State". It looks like its going to be really good. This is a step I have committed to after the AJ Morgan interview. As entertaining as that was, I will not in any way that I can help support the lame stream media and hollywood with money or views of any kind. I realize the evil in this country has its tentacles entangled everywhere, so we are all probably sending these people money and support and we are not even aware of it. But we have try, and start somewhere.

Matthews is a psychopath!..

I'm glad he's doing such a good job of edging the MSM off the cliff of irrelevancy! He should couple up with O'Reilly and do a Fascism love fest show.

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Two things

First, Matthews uses the speed limit laws as an example that most Americans gladly follow as an argument of successful laws passed that help us.
HA HA HA. Does anyone actually drive the speed limit on a day to day basis? Care to pull up the stats on how many people are killed every year because of speeding and causing an accident? Yeah these laws work really well.

Second, He kept saying that you could figure out who a crazy person is or isn't. He used an example of a guy coming in with a can of beer as a crazy person and a good responsible gun buyer is someone who goes to church. LOL umm I am a pastor at a church and I can tell you there are a lot of crazy people in there. You really don't know who is capable of what when you are selling them a gun.
(look at James Holmes, super intelligent honor student as an example)

"Once you become knowledgeable, you have an obligation to do something about it."- Ron Paul

"Let's talk logic here." Right...

Chris Matthews is such a hack, hack, hack. Someone below said propagandist; truth. I discovered Larry Pratt on this site from his Pierce Morgan video and instantly became a fan. This man is fantastic. Cool-headed, logical, fighting for liberty, well-spoken, educated, and HIGHLY intelligent.

Chris Matthews can go away.

People who agree with him aren't using any logic whatsoever. I know you all know this, but I just don't see why they think criminals will obey these laws. THAT'S WHY THEY'RE CALLED CRIMINALS, BECAUSE THEY DON'T OBEY LAWS. Why is that so hard for people to grasp? That's not to mention the mountain of statistics against their arguments, which they conveniently ignore. Sorry for the rant, but I could go on.

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Evidence of ADL Spy Operation Seized by Police



The SPLC is a terrorist organization spreading lies about us

and their ultimate goal as an outfit from Israel is to put us in re-education camps, define us as incompetent under the law of contracts, take our guns, and provoke our heritage.

They are tied tightly to the ADL and AIPAC, they have most law schools teach their class, "Poverty Law", which is nothing but a class to clarify white people as racist, poor people as victims, and the SPLC as the hero.

SPLC is the one organization that is directly attacking the DP and "its associated forces" if you know what I mean.

A true flower can not blossom without sunlight and a true man can not live without love.

Read this:


...and we have to wonder why John McCain wants to designate the United States a battlefield and Lindsay Graham wants us to shut up?

That old slippery slope

DHS and the Southern Poverty Law Center have identified Ron Paul supporters (Chuck Baldwin, Bob Barr), people who carry Gadsden flags, people who are pro-life, people who believe in the constitution and returning veterans as terrorists.

Think about anyone on the Daily Paul, who supports Ron Paul, going into a gun store to purchase a weapon and the background check shows you're a supporter of Dr. Paul, or you are identified as a libertarian, or you are identified as pro-life, a returning veteran, or a believer in the United States Constitution...

Gun purchase denied...

Eventually, the government will make criminals out of all of us. Guns and liberty confiscation complete.

What is better?

I'm not sure where I stand on this issue, a background check could be good if done the right way. A gun licence could be a good thing if used for the right purpose, however understandably it is a delicate issue and this forum is obviously rather biased against that.

Things like having training and getting a licence to carry one is a bad idea. The need for a gun safe, when to use a gun and how to use it. These are things I would want if I were a gun shop owner, kind of like a driving licence.

While this can be done in many ways and don't necessarily help to prevent crime it can however help to reduce accidents with gun management. A local registry with oversight from both gun shops and police does not necessarily have to be a bad thing if used in the right way.

But given the situation in US I don't know. When people start doubting the governments intentions. Adding laws like these now will just increase the mistrust to those in doubt. Laws like these in the US is easily seen as a preparation by the government before going into a civil war. Thus in the end I think I'd advice against it unless civil war was what I wanted.

As a last note I just wanted to say that this is what I find wrong with America. It's almost as if people in power want their people to commit civil disobedience. Provoking the people with their legislation, stupid laws and then giving bad explanations like on 9/11. Things that raises question should be answered by transparency not secrecy. Transparency and taking real responsibility is the only way out of the mess they are in at this point if they don't want another civil war.

Your argument

is flawed on many levels.

1.) Because the state issues a license to drive a car doesn't make one a better driver. Because the state issues a concealed carry permit doesn't make one a better gun owner. Licenses are revenue generators for the state.

2.) If someone is breaking into my house, the last place I want my firearm is in a gun safe.

3.) Accidents happen. There's no law known to man or license issued by the state that will prevent accidents.

4.) This is the United States. It's nobody business what I own, lest of all the government's.

5.) I believe you have your wars mixed up. Your reference should be the revolutionary war, not the civil war.

6.) I define transparency as not listening to what politicians are telling us, but to watch what they are doing.