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A Nation Arms Itself -- For What?

cshotwell Wrote: Apr 05, 2012 10:59 AM
Pat, how would you feel if you fell victim to people braking into your home and you couldn't fight back, and the cops told you that they didn’t have a duty to protect your life? Well it is happening all over the USA and we are tired of it. So yes we are fighting back and the president and his UN crap isn't gonna work, we will see to that. You can print and advertise all you want it Aint gonna happen. There are enough retired and x-military personal in the USA to protect what we feel is dearest to us. We Love our country enough to keep all the riffraff out or die trying. If you don't like the way we want to protect our Country then there is another Freedom you have and are welcome to exercise that right and Move to another country you...

With the shooting death of Trayvon Martin by a neighborhood watch volunteer who was legally carrying a 9-millimeter handgun, the familiar wail has arisen from our cultural and media elite:

America has too many guns!

“Open carry” and “concealed carry” laws should be repealed.

Florida’s “Stand-your-ground” law, replicated in two dozen states, threatens to turn America into the Tombstone of Doc Holiday and Wyatt Earp. This is insane!

The United Nations agrees. This year, the world body takes up the global control of firearms, including small arms in the hands of citizens.

According to Sen. Rand Paul, the U.N. “Small Arms...