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Why Republicans Are Poised To Lose The Second Amendment Battle

tkdblk Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 11:02 AM
In your hands, a sling shot could be considered a dangerous assault weapon, where in my hands an AR15 could be considered a defense weapon that would virtually never have any chances of being used. But if I was attacked with deadly force I would. Going to ask you if you get the difference, but.............. I don't expect an intelligent response. Surprise me.

You have to give progressives credit. They’re nothing if not thorough. When an opportunity to limit the Second Amendment presented itself in the Sandy Hook massacre, regardless how tasteless it was to exploit that opportunity, they went full bore toward their goal.

Sen. Diane Feinstein, D-Calif., introduced sweeping so-called “assault weapons” ban legislation this week that would place unprecedented restrictions on individuals’ rights to own, use, sell and even pass along already owned firearms to family members. But given where things stand now in the polls and political atmosphere, that legislation will go nowhere.

But the Constitution and the...