Archive For The “2A” Category
In the 10th month of the Trump presidency, the Republican Congress still has not passed one major piece of legislation proposed by the Republican president, public disapproval of Congress stands at levels that should be alarming to all incumbent Republican senators, and the president and GOP leaders in the House and Senate all suffer from abnormally high levels of disapproval.
In the spirit of unimpeded surveillance of computerized communications/transactions, TSA searches, the vastness of Homeland Security Inc, a lifetime of income tax, tax on posessions, tax on family inheritances, mandatory bank reporting of all financial transactions above $10k (braces backyard workshed, used car), unlimited deficit spending, two decades of war against an enemy from the 12th century without ships/tanks/jets, failing to stop four passenger jets on 9/11 despite trillions spent on national defense… currently facing the reality that one single successful high altitude explosion from a single warhead from the goofy Communist dictator in an impoverished country that we have enforced a bitchy ceasefire with for 60 years…. yeah, that could take us back to the 1800’s technology against a 21st century world still filled with jets, tanks, and ships A Congress with a 14% approval rate trying to stop the newly elected President (with three times their approval rating) from doing the things he was elected by the citizenry to do.
Ending citizen ownership of guns is probably a pretty good ideal.
The response of the Convention of States Project is troubling. “It’s called a ‘Clarification Clause,’ Rick, and that’s very much on the agenda of any number of the study groups that are currently being conducted around the country composed of COS Project advocates and their state legislators.” (Emphasis added.) In other words, it is very much on the agenda of the COS to alter the wording of the Second Amendment, in order to “clarify” its language for how they want it to read now.
“Now that Google, Facebook, Amazon have become world dominators, the questions of the hour are, can the public be convinced to see Silicon Valley as the wrecking ball that it is? And do we still have the regulatory tools and social cohesion to restrain the monopolists before they smash the foundations of our society?“
And they’re all correct — but Slide Fire appears to have misled the agency about the intended purpose of producing bump stocks.
The Official Party Line: O only approved them for, and because of, disabled vets.
Performer Nancy Sinatra tweeted Thursday that the “murderous members of the NRA” should be executed by a firing squad.
“Monsters exist. It’s a scary thing to realize evil is among us. … Our members and millions of innocent Americans just want to know what they can do to protect themselves from those monsters,” said Loesch. Meantime, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said yesterday that she hopes a ban on “bump stock” will lead to a “slippery slope” for further gun control.
‘It’s time to end the NRA,’ the former MSNBC host said.