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Nation's Largest Outdoor Show Falls Apart After No "Modern Sporting Rifles" Policy Implemented

GodsLaws Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 12:30 PM
The irony of the whole gun control debate is that everyone is ignoring the fact the PROHIBITIONS DON'T WORK! All these laws will do is turn honest, law-abiding citizens like me into black market criminals; and, if such measures continue to intensify, ultimately into killers. When given the choice between willingly surrendering my only means of protection and keeping it by using it against those who would take it, I really have no choice but to defend my rights by employing them.

The Harrisburg Eastern Sports & Outdoor Show, the nation's largest annual gathering of sporting outfitters, hunters, sportsman, shooters and others, has been postponed indefinitely after facing massive backlash over a new policy banning the display and sale of "modern sporting rifles." The policy was implemented Monday and just five days later, the show has been cancelled after being scheduled to take place February 2-10 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

"Our original decision not to include certain products in the Eastern Sports and Outdoor Show this year was made in order to preserve the event's historical focus on the hunting and fishing...