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Ending Gun Violence Requires Commitment, Not All of it Voluntary

george293 Wrote: Jan 24, 2013 9:04 AM
wrong - the definition of a semi is that all you have to do is pull the trigger after the first shot being the hammer has been cocked back by the action of the gun from the bullet firing.. A double action revolver also requires you to manually pull the trigger back, it does not matter that you do it with the trigger being pulled - you are still manually cocking the trigger back.

The good news is: Obama and the Senate Democrats have no intention of passing more idiotic gun legislation in response to the Newtown massacre. The bad news is that they also have no intention of passing any legislation about the mentally ill, which would actually do something to reduce these mass shootings.

Instead, the Democrats will jawbone about "assault weapons" and other meaningless gun laws for the sole purpose of scaring soccer moms into hating the National Rifle Association. Expect to hear a lot about Republicans preferring "the gun lobby" to "children." (Which is evidently not at all like...