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The Complex Truth About the Second Amendment

GPeyton Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 3:41 PM
Complete straw man argument, which sadly isn't unusual from Steve-O. "Yet some Second Amendment champions see no limit to the scope of their favorite freedom." There are thousands of gun control laws already on the books. Do you see the supporters of the 2nd Amendment not abiding by them? Seeing no limit on the scope of their favorite freedom? Pathetic logic. No logic at all, in fact.
jander Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 6:36 PM
Exactly! Do you see the NRA or anybody trying to make automatic weapons legal? There are strict rules in place for automatic weapons and no pro-gun groups or people are complaining about that. And that is just one example.
USNbubblehead Wrote: Feb 15, 2013 2:13 PM
Not true. Automatic weapons ARE legal. You need to pay a tremendous tax on them is all and the ATF checks on you once in the while to make sure the weapon is accounted for.

Ted Nugent has a fully automatic M-60 which he shoots on his own range in Texas.

The debate on gun control lately has been going like this: Liberals propose various restrictions on allowable firearms, acceptable owners and approved ammunition. Conservatives exclaim, "Second Amendment!" And the debate, at least in the mind of the latter group, is over.

The Second Amendment, they believe, is not just one important provision of our basic government document. It's the first and last word on the subject of firearms.

Viewing the proposals offered since the Sandy Hook massacre, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., concludes the supporters intend "to completely GUT our Second Amendment rights." The Utah Sheriffs' Association warned President Barack...