New York Governor Cuomo the Junior may have rushed through his new gun control law with such speed that police will avoid its restrictions only through the blessed miracle of selective enforcement, but he may have a little trouble getting the state´s firearms owners to attend his party. The new law requires owners of those scary-looking rifles known as "assault weapons" to register their property (amidst assurances that, oh no, the registration lists will never be used for confiscation), but gun rights activists are actively urging gun owners to defy the new mandate.
New York is the state that sent its agents to Virginia in its jihad against privately owned firearms. The government of NY cannot be trusted when it comes to guns. Register your guns with NY and the government will pay you a visit to take them from you.
From Atlas Shrugged: “Did you really think that we want those laws to be observed?” said Dr. Ferris. “We want them broken. You’d better get it straight that it’s not a bunch of boy scouts you’re up against – then you’ll know that this is not the age for beautiful gestures. We’re after power and we mean it. You fellows were pikers, but we know the real trick, and you’d better get wise to it. There’s no way to rule innocent men. The only power any government has is the power to crack down on criminals. Well, when there aren’t enough criminals, one makes them. One declares so many things to be a crime that it becomes impossible for men to live without breaking laws. Who wants a nation of law-abiding citizens? What’s there in that for anyone? But just pass the kind of laws that can neither be observed nor enforced nor objectively interpreted – and you create a nation of law-breakers – and then you cash in on guilt. Now, that’s the system, Mr. Rearden, that’s the game, and once you understand it, you’ll be much easier to deal with.”
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Old Army Vet, 1/27/2013 11:02:44 AM (No. 9142225)
Anytime that someone named Cuomo tells you something you can be sure that it means the exact opposite. Mario Jr. wants nothing better than to confiscate all of the firearms in NY. Thank God I left that horrible state.
#10 How right you are. The socialists are setting up the "next crisis" in 2014, just in time for the mid-terms. Cuomo will have his excuse to call up the national guard due to "non-compiance" with registration...
And the US descends into anarchy and the next civil war begins in earnest in 2016....Just in time for the next presidential election, to be held without the red states voting. Similar to 1864. History repeats..
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