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Bick4 Wrote: Feb 28, 2013 9:44 AM
Joe, what people like you never seem to understand is that the 2nd Amendment was never about hunting, and it isn't even primarily about self defense - its primary purpose is to protect us against a tyrannical government, which is getting closer to a reality every day. Most of the worlds 's most egregious atrocities (Hitler, Stalin, Mao, Pol Pot, Rwanda, Iran, etc.) would have never occurred if all people throughout the world had 2nd Amendment rights. I own well over 2 dozen firearms, and almost all of them have been or are now currently being used by some police department or some military. And if a person is killed with anything (a screw driver, a hammer, a baseball bat, a fist, etc.) doesn't that make it a deadly weapon?

Having given up on trying to persuade Americans that taking guns away from law-abiding citizens will reduce the murder rate, Democrats have turned to their usual prohibitionary argument: "Why does anyone need (an assault weapon, a 30-round magazine, a semiautomatic, etc., etc.)?"

Phony conservative Joe Manchin, who won his U.S. Senate seat in West Virginia with an ad showing him shooting a gun, said, "I don't know anyone (who) needs 30 rounds in a clip."

CNN's Don Lemon, who does not fit the usual profile of the avid hunter and outdoorsman, demanded, "Who needs an assault rifle to go...