Via InstaPundit, we learn of the latest citizen-generated petition on the official White House site: Eliminate armed guards for the President, Vice-President, and their families, and establish Gun Free Zones around them Gun Free Zones are supposed to protect our children, and some politicians wish to strip us of our right to keep and bear arms. Those same politicians and their families are currently under the protection of armed Secret Service agents. If Gun Free Zones are sufficient protection for our children, then Gun Free Zones should be good enough for politicians. Heh. But really
Comments: Ban politicians who are anti-gun or anti-2nd Amendment from having concealed carry permits too.
Hopefully, concerned progressives have directed this to AttackWatch so that no one takes Dear Leader´s massive firewall of guns away from him. Guns protect him from bitter clingers, who are violent, racist, and cling to their guns. Obama is a gun-free zone in our hearts, and that´s what matters.
Barry believes in gun free zones, just not for himself. He just granted life-time SS protection for himself & Bush. Barry had to include Bush because Bush was the 1st president affected by the limited life ban and Barry couldn´t very well just give protection to himself. He´s special you know.
Signed it and will be alert for other petitions representing conservative ideas. Even though they scoffed, the press couldn´t help reporting on the secession petitions. Perhaps this one will attract enough attention to generate some news.
As for fear of "being on a list", remember John Hancock, the first president of the Continental Congress and first signer of the Declaration of Independence. He and the other representatives risked their considerable fortunes and perhaps very lives when signing. Legend says Hancock signed boldly, "So fat George can read it without his spectacles". With these men in your history, how can you possibly hesitate to petition your government out of fear of being added to some government database and then think of yourself as a free member of the republic rather than a government serf?
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