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Why Republicans Are Poised To Lose The Second Amendment Battle

alogolf Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 12:11 PM
Continued from above. Tanks, rocket launchers, ICBM’s, bazookas, bombs, grenades and weapons like these are properly controlled items and are not necessary for the public to possess in order to secure their freedom or have the 2nd amendment survive for its intended role. Surely, semi-auto firearms should never be banned and are the sufficient tools for the public to own if Americans are to remain a Free People.
CarlStevenson Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 1:32 PM
They will undoubtedly find a few who will commit such atrocities, but most of our military will not. From that first attack onward, the people at large will take it to the leaders and even a large number of the sheeple will see them for what they are.
There won't be any more "free" Wacos.
Jay Wye Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 12:48 PM
the blast from even a small bomb in a residential area would also take out the neighbors windows and damage their homes. same for a tank cannon's blast.
fragments would kill and wound many innocents.
Jay Wye Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 12:46 PM
they can't use them against their own people,without turning everyone against them.
they can't use big bombs,nor nukes,nor fighter-bombers,tanks and armor.
(it would be STUPID to get caught enmasse and cornered by them anyways. recall Waco?)

drones may be a problem,they have some small ones that either can drop guided bombs or are guided bombs in themselves. PBS just had a great show on drones;"Rise of the Drones".
Fuzzy2 Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 12:19 PM

You have to give progressives credit. They’re nothing if not thorough. When an opportunity to limit the Second Amendment presented itself in the Sandy Hook massacre, regardless how tasteless it was to exploit that opportunity, they went full bore toward their goal.

Sen. Diane Feinstein, D-Calif., introduced sweeping so-called “assault weapons” ban legislation this week that would place unprecedented restrictions on individuals’ rights to own, use, sell and even pass along already owned firearms to family members. But given where things stand now in the polls and political atmosphere, that legislation will go nowhere.

But the Constitution and the...