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The Need for Semi-Automatic "Assault" Weapons

Idahoser Wrote: Jan 10, 2013 2:43 PM
actually, God says you can have one, the Constitution says government must protect your right.
Bigdogoffthechain11 Wrote: Jan 10, 2013 3:21 PM
Of this I am well aware. I was keeping it simple for the nazis.
rgama Wrote: Jan 10, 2013 3:01 PM
Oh yeah, I read that verse of the Bible that said: "Youshould have an M-4 to save yourself"

By now, we’ve heard the argument about semi-automatic "assault" rifles: nobody needs one. We’ve heard the only reason why someone would obtain this kind of weapon is so they can kill people, which is far from the truth. We’ve also heard the argument from both the Left and the Right that a pistol is how someone protects their home.

"I really don’t know why people need assault weapons. I’m not a hunter but I understand people who want to hunt," Republican Rep. Peter King said on Morning Joe earlier this week. "I understand people who live in rough neighborhoods...