Really? Have you seen the poll results so far? We're winning!
57% to 43%! Not only that, but a day or two ago, one of the LEOs on the site looked at who was answering Yes, and nearly all of them were LEOs!
When I first spotted the thread, it was 2:1 against
. Something around 12 Yes, 25 No.
This is why I frequent potentially hostile forums - because if one keeps a cool head, answers the questions and responds to the pertinant points, it makes a difference
. One will probably not sway the rhetoric-laden hardliners, butthose who take the time to think about what's being said...
Inface, severalLEOs haveposted that afterreading through the threadand considering the points, they have switched theirvote from "No" to "Yes."
Naturally, just as dogmatic rhetoric against open carry doesn't work on those of us who are for open carry, dogmatic rhetoric for open carry doesn't work on those who are against open carrry.