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The Assault Weapons Ban Didn’t Work Then and It Won’t Work Now

Doug5049 Wrote: Dec 30, 2012 12:24 PM
Yes, you're partially right. Rural people can take care of themselves much better than city dwellers. Rural people develop survival skills and come to realize that the government isn't necessary. Cities depend on thousands of trucks bringing in food (grown by self-sufficirent rural types) and hauling away garbage. Without rural people cities couldn't exist. Without cities, rural people would be just fine.

Senator Dianne Feinstein is queuing up come January 2013 to retable—yet again—an Assault Weapons Ban (AWB) in order to “severely mitigate the possibilities of another Sandy Hook atrocity.” Great idea, Dianne, as the first AWB that Clinton signed into law worked wonders in schools from 1994-2004. It was awesome. It panned out wonderfully aside from the following:

  • November 7, 1994: Wickliffe, Ohio: (Wickliffe Middle School shooting) Keith Ledeger, 37, a former student at the school, shot and killed custodian Pete Christopher and wounded four other adults.
  • January 12, 1995: Seattle, Washington: A...