I think the one satisfying thing about this pandemic is watching all the anti-gunners in my area now freak out and scramble to buy guns and ammunition then complaining how it’s not as easy as they thought to obtain shit.
March 23, 2019
Posted on the IGN boards thread Lets have a thread about gun control for old times sake.
[There is that. And it is my belief that becoming a gun owner contributes to a change in mindset. You become more inclined to think in terms of self-reliance and individuality rather than government providing for your needs and identifying as part of the collective.
So, there is a least one “silver lining” in the cloud hanging over our heads.—Joe]
It just makes the antis more dangerous.
Mark Twain once said something to the effect that nothing so focuses the mind as the thought of a hanging. If our Progressive friends are actually beginning to feel that focus due to the current uncertainty, it may be beneficial in the end. They could actually begin to understand the vision of the Founding Fathers when they recognized the need for certain enumerated rights to ensure that personal liberty and hence accountability would be a long lasting feature of our country. Heck, they might even begin to see how it comes down to their individual selves. We can always hope.