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Sam Colt and the Law
of Self-Preservation

American Thinker, by Glenn Fairman

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Posted By:magnante, 12/29/2012 11:13:24 AM

"God made man but Sam Colt made them equal." It is said that the 2nd Amendment follows hard upon the 1st so as to serve as its bodyguard -- providing the added incentive of coercive force by a wary citizenry to guarantee that those initial cherished liberties, expounded by our Founders, did not go the way of the 10th Amendment. The 2nd Amendment, interpreted as the right to bear arms by a free people, has not escaped that yawning chasm that has opened up between the political Right and Left

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: SourKraut, 12/29/2012 11:16:19 AM     (No. 9088624)

Should be a must-read.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: reilly, 12/29/2012 11:53:20 AM     (No. 9088694)


The liberal terds want us to be disarmed like the Armenians and European Jews. No thanks.




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Reply 3 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 12/29/2012 12:49:06 PM     (No. 9088769)

They can´t manage anything yet they have to manage everything.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: navyjag907, 12/29/2012 1:51:57 PM     (No. 9088863)

We´ll probably have to fight when they come for the guns. Otherwise, we deserve what the liberals have planned for us.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: strike3, 12/29/2012 3:27:51 PM     (No. 9088977)

They can talk all they like using their limited knowledge of firearms, the law and the Constitution. Bottom line, they haven´t yet tried to confiscate the first gun from the first law-abiding citizen. That´s when it´s going to get interesting. Neighborhoods need to start forming militias and start putting up "Government Watch" signs to replace the "Crime Watch" versions. The former is much more dangerous.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Penney, 12/29/2012 6:37:00 PM     (No. 9089150)

Samuel Colt´s, ´´Peacemaker,´´ proved to merit that name.

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