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Why the 2nd Amendment

pascagoulapappy Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 12:34 AM
I admire John Lewis as a man and a Christian, but isn't it about time the voters in his Georgia district faced up to the fact that he has, over the years, become stark, staring, barking mad?
bobm001 Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 6:59 AM
Nonsensical Nubian Numbskull Needing Nullification.
downtherabbithole Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 12:38 AM
Well, that depends on how the literate the voters in his district are.
mistermilo Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 10:48 AM
If you check the GBI statistics for crime, John's district stands out with the highest crime rates in Georgia. He is a fool.
Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., shootings, said: "The British are not coming. ... We don't need all these guns to kill people." Lewis' vision, shared by many, represents a gross ignorance of why the framers of the Constitution gave us the Second Amendment. How about a few quotes from the period and you decide whether our Founding Fathers harbored a fear of foreign tyrants.

Alexander Hamilton: "The best we can hope for concerning the people at large is that they be properly armed," adding later, "If the representatives of the people betray their constituents, there is...