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Ending Gun Violence Requires Commitment, Not All of it Voluntary

Resist, We Much!!! Wrote: Jan 24, 2013 5:23 PM
The response: 65 percent reported they would “defy the law.” That incudes 70 percent of Republicans, 68 percent of conservatives, 52 percent of Democrats and 59 percent of liberals.
curmudgeon10 Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 4:07 PM
but they wont. when the law is passed making it a felony, punishable by imprisonment, to own a firearm, those who are law abiding will either get rid of their weapons, or put them in deep storage. in deep storage, they dont do anyone much good. even if they were able to remove all firearms, violence would not stop. there is always knives, clubs, bombs, etc. if our sanctimonious elites were somehow able to absolutely disarm everyone, they unarmed gangs of thugs would rule, and there are no gangs more effective than muslim gangs, so if our dear liberals have their way, get out your prayer rug, and start praying to the evil god and the criminal prophet. does anyone think our dear muslim in chief doesnt know that?

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...