They should take a day off and visit the monuments at Lexington and Concord, and reflect on what prompted those colonists to stand their ground. It was the first time in American history that the government moved to seize arms and ammunition from its citizens, and it went rather badly for the British.
Beneath the surface many Americans are convinced that we may be approaching a point when the true purpose of the Second Amendment is realized.
February 5, 2013
Firearms ban also attacks the First Amendment
[I have nothing to add.—Joe]