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Ending Gun Violence Requires Commitment, Not All of it Voluntary

justme16 Wrote: Jan 24, 2013 7:43 AM
Only those in complete denial and apathetic lethargy refuse to see that possiblity. The second amendment is a check and balance that prevents that from happening. It is NOT now nore has it ever been simply about hunting. This is a government of We the People, not the governance of the people.

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...