You don't make matches illegal...

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You don't make matches illegal...
Dec 19, 2012

If an arsonist burns down a house, you don't make matches illegal.

That was what a local gun enthusiast wrote in the local paper's comment section. He is correct, but he doesn't think it through. Yes I agree that you don't make matches illegal, but you also don't sell incendiary grenades to arsonists.

A six shoot revolver is for personal protection. A weapon with 30 round (or more) clips is for mass murder. No one needs this kind of mass murder weapon for personal protection. No one. If you have groups of people chasing you with such weapons, you probably are in a line of work that the DEA wants to talk to you about.

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