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Invincible Ignorance

lcarlson Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 12:38 PM
Does it not appear to you that every gun, hand or rifle is an assault weapon. These so called assault rifles are not legal to sell anywhere in the US. We used assault rifles in Viet Nam, which were fully automatic. Do you know what that means? People in this country who own an assault rifle, own it illegally since they could never have purchased it legally. Ignore the actual statistics at you own peril.
lee2012 Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 4:39 PM
You miss-read my statement. I clearly state the ban expired. Read the 1st 9 words of my post. No worrys. For the record, I would rather collect samurai swords and old tribal weapons. Assault rifles are cowardly if you really think about. Hiding behing 100 round clip. Meet me in an open battlefield with a sword and shield or club or etc.
psydoc Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 2:52 PM
It is not currently illegal to own a semi-automatic, lee.

Must every tragic mass shooting bring out the shrill ignorance of "gun control" advocates?

The key fallacy of so-called gun control laws is that such laws do not in fact control guns. They simply disarm law-abiding citizens, while people bent on violence find firearms readily available.

If gun control zealots had any respect for facts, they would have discovered this long ago, because there have been too many factual studies over the years to leave any serious doubt about gun control laws being not merely futile but counterproductive.

Places and times with the strongest gun control laws have...