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Old 08-14-2012, 09:19 PM   #25
dajadeed
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Default Re: The Case for Gun Control

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Originally Posted by Milton
Oh really? Know the history of gun control in America?

"Before the American Civil War ended, state slave codes prohibited slaves from owning guns. After slavery in the U.S. was abolished, states persisted in prohibiting Black people from owning guns under laws renamed Black Codes."

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gun_con..._United_States

It's harder to lynch people who can shoot you.

No shit.

Now, do you know what the 2nd amendment was for? Do you realize that it is actually irrelevant in today's society? Do you think a "well regulated militia" can stop the government from anything in the times we live in?
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