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Obama and Gun Control

olerocker/bluesman Wrote: Feb 04, 2013 12:36 PM
Barry will have hell of a time enforceing any gun laws in my state....we use the Castle Law, and if someone commits a home intrustion, he/she will leave via a hearse. We also, like Texas have open carry.......crime rate is only high in the metro areas where dope and gangs prevail.

Difficulty in getting change in our country is an ongoing source of frustration. Particularly when we have huge problems facing us as we do today.

But the founders knew what they were doing setting up the checks and balances of our constitutional republic. The delicate arrangement we call freedom should never submit with ease to a charismatic demagogue or to an emotion filled crisis.

The current push for gun control is case and point. It is at a time like this that we should be grateful that changing our laws is hard to do.

Every normal and decent American wants to...