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The Complex Truth About the Second Amendment

southernfortyfive Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 7:17 PM
The AR 15 does not stand for assault rifle. The AR is the name of a gun company that made some of the original AR 15s. Nothing more dangerous with the AR 15. Most of the guns have the same capacity as the AR 15 to do what it was made to do. And that main thing is to protect you from the thugs in HIGH PLACES and thugs in LOW PLACES.

The debate on gun control lately has been going like this: Liberals propose various restrictions on allowable firearms, acceptable owners and approved ammunition. Conservatives exclaim, "Second Amendment!" And the debate, at least in the mind of the latter group, is over.

The Second Amendment, they believe, is not just one important provision of our basic government document. It's the first and last word on the subject of firearms.

Viewing the proposals offered since the Sandy Hook massacre, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., concludes the supporters intend "to completely GUT our Second Amendment rights." The Utah Sheriffs' Association warned President Barack...