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List of Guns Banned
Under Feinstein´s Legislation

Townhall, by Katie Pavlich

Original Article

Posted By:drkillj0y, 1/24/2013 2:55:26 PM

List of Firearms Prohibited by Name Rifles: All AK types, including the following: AK, AK47, AK47S, AK-74, AKM, AKS, ARM, MAK90, MISR, NHM90, NHM91, Rock River Arms LAR-47, SA85, SA93, Vector Arms AK- 47, VEPR, WASR-10, and WUM, IZHMASH Saiga AK, MAADI AK47 and ARM, Norinco 56S, 56S2, 84S, and 86S, Poly Technologies AK47 and AKS; All AR types, including the following: AR-10, AR-15, Armalite M15 22LR Carbine, Armalite M15-T, Barrett REC7, Beretta AR-70, Bushmaster ACR, Bushmaster Carbon 15, Bushmaster MOE series, Bushmaster XM15, Colt Match Target Rifles, DoubleStar AR rifles, DPMS Tactical Rifles, Heckler & Koch MR556, Olympic Arms, Remington R-15 rifles,

Armalite M15 22LR Carbine, LOL
Now the twits want to ban .22s as well.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: chumley, 1/24/2013 2:59:20 PM     (No. 9136982)

In short, pretty much anything worth having.
If this passes I want a ban on hairspray and wrinkles. It makes about as much sense and would make Feinstein disappear.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lakerman1, 1/24/2013 2:59:54 PM     (No. 9136984)

Diane and her hubby must have shorted some arms manufacturer´s stock...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: 4poster, 1/24/2013 3:17:17 PM     (No. 9137021)

Thanks Ms Feinstein for the shopping list. But I will have to pare it down a bit to fit my budget.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: fordtran, 1/24/2013 3:21:20 PM     (No. 9137031)

"We will enjoy our birth-right or perish defending it."
Sam Houston´s Call to Arms, December 12, 1835

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Reply 5 - Posted by: DaBigGuy, 1/24/2013 3:22:23 PM     (No. 9137034)

. . . index finger pointing, tweezers, nail clippers, high calorie food, spitwads . . .

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Reply 6 - Posted by: BonnieBlue, 1/24/2013 3:31:42 PM     (No. 9137059)

Sheesh! I´m surprised it doesn´t list the Red Rider BB Gun!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: jimK1, 1/24/2013 3:36:44 PM     (No. 9137067)

This brainless wonder has missed some, or this isn´t a complete list. What this communist twit has missed, I´m not saying.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: noproblems, 1/24/2013 3:37:40 PM     (No. 9137068)

i hope this gets voted on in the Senate first so that as many Dimms can vote on this possible. curious as to how many will that are up for reelection in 2014.

has no chance on the house.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: gustavwasa, 1/24/2013 3:38:00 PM     (No. 9137070)

Youu know, I´ll bet that old crone smells like fish

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 1/24/2013 3:38:39 PM     (No. 9137071)

"...the right of the People to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed." Amendment II

Interesting, isn´t it, that the so-called Liberals are the first ones to infringe on Speech, on Religion (of their choosing, namely Christianity), expression IF it´s conservative or opposition expression... And on the Right to bear arms.

They are liars, and promoters of lies, lying liars; and fathering lies by the dozens; deceivers, malefactors, pervy perverts of the True and the Good.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: TunnelRat, 1/24/2013 3:42:28 PM     (No. 9137079)

Nope, this is just a head fake (for now).

What this does is to outrage virtually everybody. Then they´ll come back with "sensible firearms registration" or "reasonable background checks" or "closing the gun show loophole", and the Republicans will go along with them in order to be bipartisan...

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Reply 12 - Posted by: laotzu, 1/24/2013 3:46:45 PM     (No. 9137090)

Good Americans cannot win the battle with Progs by playing Defense. We´ve heard this so often over the years. In any political battle, the natural instinct of every public official is to compromise. So, when the Left asks to ban all guns, we compromise and say, "how bout just some guns?"

A slightly less bad result is obtained from the "just say no" tactical position. Let´s ban all guns! "No!" It´s somewhat more effective until the political stars align against you, and millions of slack-jawed, droopy-drawered, grill-wearing, fatherless, handout monkeys suddenly vote to ban all guns.

That leaves the only reasonable response to preserving our freedoms -- take the offensive. And that requires memorializing our 2nd Amendment protections with the same political trip-wires and fortifications enjoyed by Obamacare and every other stupid liberal idea that´s come down the pike since FDR. We need to affirmatively institutionalize the exercise of 2nd Amendment freedoms. We need free government provided firearms education, an office of civil gun rights, and a Department of Personal Safety. Until politicians have a place at the trough to partake of the economic benefit of gun enthusiasts, and unproductive make-work that goes with the nationalization of all all aspects of modern life, they will simply not leave us alone.

In short, let´s start a campaign for government activism in support of gun ownership and shooting sports, and we may finally rest easy.

And thank you Diane, my sub-2000 just jumped in value . . . again. If you guys keep it up, I´ll be able to retire early.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Memphis, 1/24/2013 3:53:49 PM     (No. 9137103)

Just ignore them now and let them raise a stink. They are committing political suicide and we will be done with them. Probably the dumbest thing I have ever seen.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: hamrman, 1/24/2013 4:06:26 PM     (No. 9137131)

These Morons are bring new meaning to the Dumb portion of the hybrid word Dumbacrat...are they all this stupid or suffering massive drug use? Anyone using a mustard seed worth of common sense can see that this hot air hissy fit will produce zilch and it is an ILLEGAL move against our second amendment rights, and these fanatics and their president KNOW this...knock it off!

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Reply 15 - Posted by: TrueBlueWfan, 1/24/2013 4:16:51 PM     (No. 9137154)

I am very uneducated when it comes to firearms, but couldn´t a manufacturer come up with a hybrid of some sort and give it a new name to skirt this law?

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Jonr, 1/24/2013 4:25:46 PM     (No. 9137168)

Make no mistake; these are steps toward their ultimate goal- confiscation!

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Reply 17 - Posted by: paulfromTexas, 1/24/2013 4:26:56 PM     (No. 9137170)

She should be impeached for proposing unconstitutional laws, not doing her job.
"Shall not be infringed".....

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Reply 18 - Posted by: STLstudent, 1/24/2013 4:34:35 PM     (No. 9137186)

Let NO ONE comply with any government registration scheme. After registration comes confiscation.

Do not let them turn you into peasants begging for your life! Gun registration and confiscation precede the tyranny of the dictators. Do NOT comply with any registration or confiscation. DO NOT COMPLY with the demands of the devil.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: jimmiet, 1/24/2013 4:49:45 PM     (No. 9137223)

Registration, Confiscation, Re education, Ovens. This time will be different? Bet your life on it!

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Reply 20 - Posted by: eoddad, 1/24/2013 5:01:50 PM     (No. 9137258)

#8 Your right. Harry Reid is no more going bring this to a vote and put his Red State 2014 Senate Candidates in jeopardy for nothing. This is no more than a campaign contribution drive, you could call it the road to nowhere.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: toodles3956, 1/24/2013 5:23:23 PM     (No. 9137303)

#6. Red Ryder BB gun has to go. Don´t you know you´ll put your eye out?

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Reply 22 - Posted by: CaptSilver, 1/24/2013 5:48:57 PM     (No. 9137366)

Just paint it a different color and change the name.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 1/24/2013 6:24:52 PM     (No. 9137428)

There are 5 or 6 seats up for re-election in 2014. If Obama thinks that Dingy is going to endanger his leadership position and majority by voting against his own interests, he had better rethink things through. Blue on blue violence, as Allahpundit calls it, is going to get really ugly the next year or so, as the liberals fight each other over the spoils.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Bundeswehrvet, 1/24/2013 6:43:49 PM     (No. 9137451)

Hopefully by now, those affected manufacturers and their employees have contacted their local, state and federal elected reps with specific job and tax impacts and an urgent demand to know what they will do to stop this nonsense. At the same time, those involved in federal or blue state sales need to immediately reexamine their sales and pricing data before considering taking those 30 pieces of silver!

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Reply 25 - Posted by: nonsense, 1/24/2013 6:56:48 PM     (No. 9137464)

Rush is right (again). This list (legislation) has been in some Dems drawer forever, they figured this was their chance to drag it out and get ´r done. Of course, they know it is not going to happen.

In addition, ValJar is sending Bari on the road to convince Americans to give up their guns. Community organizing on a National Level, gives him something to do.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: brezley67, 1/24/2013 7:24:33 PM     (No. 9137497)

Overton window .... ?

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Reply 27 - Posted by: BadgerBill, 1/24/2013 8:13:44 PM     (No. 9137589)

Dang! OP...you stole ´twit´ from me

Er, can I now use doltette?

Or, ´still-a-.01%-idiot´?

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Reply 28 - Posted by: bighambone, 1/24/2013 8:52:50 PM     (No. 9137650)

The named list of guns is only a part of the gun ban proposal, they also want to ban any semi-automatic rifle or handgun that can accept a detachable magazine that could possible contain over 10 rounds of ammo. They also want to ban any semi-automatic rifle or pistol that exhibits one so-called military attribute such as a hand grip. In total they are talking about banning just about all modern semi-automatic rifles and pistols. That would wipe out much of the conservative oriented US small arms and related industries along with tens of thousands of well paying jobs in those industries.

This is the Obama Care of Obama´s second term. I don´t think the Republicans can let anything like this to go through the congress, because if they do they will definitely meet opposition in their next primary elections. Also the Democrats have to defend 20 Senate seats and gun control has always been a election loser for them, so look for anything that does get through the congress to be heavily watered down, probably containing enhanced background investigation authorities designed to make it harder for seriously mentally ill people to buy firearms, enhanced penalties for straw purchasers, and many controls on how guns can be stored in homes.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 1/24/2013 9:10:32 PM     (No. 9137677)

Impeach the witch! Get your stupid paws off of my God given rights, fool!

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