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David Gregory Mocks NRA Leader for Proposing Armed Guards in Schools But Sends His Kids to a School with 11 Armed Guards

Elizabeth420 Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 12:45 AM
"The society that draws a line between its fighting men & its thinking men will find its fighting done by fools & its thinking done by cowards." Sir William Francis Butler "A free people ought not only be armed & disciplined, but they should have sufficient arms & am- munition to maintain a status of independence from any who might attempt to abuse them, which would include their own government." President George Washington
AmyDB Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 12:51 AM
Well said Elizabeth...Thank you...

What's the spring - breathing jasmine and rose
What's the summer with all its gay train
Or the splendour of autumn to those
Who've bartered their freedom for gain

Let virtue distinguish the brave
Place riches in lowest degree
Think them poorest who can be a slave
Them richest who dare to be free

From a song "Both sides the Tweed"
Elizabeth420 Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 12:58 AM
Amy: Beautiful, descriptive lyrics.
In the wake of the Sandy Hook massacre, Rep. Louie Gohmert told Fox News’ Chris Wallace that he wished the principal had a gun to prevent the carnage from taking place. NRA leader Wayne LaPierre agreed with the idea of having armed guards in our schools, saying that, “It’s the one thing we can do immediately that can make our children more safe.” NBC’s David Gregory mocked LaPierre’s proposal, however, which brings to light (yet again) the