Great Gun Gobbledygook: The Paradox o...

Great Gun Gobbledygook: The Paradox of Second Amendment Hardliners

There are 23 comments on the www.theatlantic.com story from Apr 2, 2013, titled Great Gun Gobbledygook: The Paradox of Second Amendment Hardliners. In it, www.theatlantic.com reports that:

In the current debate over gun control, the pro-gun lobby has an ace card up its sleeve: We need weapons to prevent government tyranny, they say.

These self-styled champions of liberty see guns as the ultimate insurance policy to protect the Constitution. The problem is that most of those making this argument also strongly support a massive U.S. military -- exactly the behemoth we must be armed against. It's the great gun gobbledygook.

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“Voters elect Big Bird”

Since: Jan 07

Dump American Eagle

#36 Apr 3, 2013
Mr_Bill wrote:
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That's right, just 'filler words' in the US Constitution that you don't like, so you snip, snip, snip; all gone. Inconvenient meaning, all gone.
Watsamatter? Don't like it when someone uses YOUR methods in their interpretation of the Constitution? Libs pick and choose what parts they like to cite all the time while disregarding others.

“Voters elect Big Bird”

Since: Jan 07

Dump American Eagle

#37 Apr 3, 2013
DavidQ762 wrote:
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You really are pathetic. Do you even have an idea how much a fool you are making of yourself?
He's a lib shill. He don't care,its not in the script.....

“It's a Brand New Day”

Since: Feb 06

New Rochelle

#38 Apr 3, 2013
Robert wrote:
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I did the three I mentioned all have the operative words< "the right of the people" and the court agrees with my reading of it, you are the one confused by the courts interpretation read the text, try harder, go by the court maybe justice roberts has time to tutor you.
Yes, I agree that is the court's interpretation; and this loose, idiological court is far, far, far from the true meaning of the Constitution.

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