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Why Would Any American Need
an AR-15? Zetas, That’s Why

PJ Media, by David Truman

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Posted By:StormCnter, 2/7/2013 4:32:19 AM

The key rhetorical question that some who want to limit our Second Amendment rights, like Piers Morgan, keep asking is: “Why does any American need an AR-15?” They ask that question because they clearly cannot imagine any circumstances under which that would be necessary. Unfortunately, however, there are many Americans who live along the southwestern border of the United States who know the answer to that question. Their answer is in part directly due to the enforcement and immigration decisions made by the very administration that is seeking to outlaw their right to own these types of weapons.

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Our old family ranch is 80 miles north of the Texas/Mexico border and is very remotely situated from any major roads. None of us live on the ranch any more, but it is regularly monitored by various family members. There are ongoing attempts by drug smugglers to set up a relay station in our house and barn. The Border Patrol works hard and does their best, but there are too many miles to cover and too few of them to do it.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: chumley, 2/7/2013 5:13:29 AM     (No. 9162972)

The question itself is invalid. Why does anyone need a church? Or a printing press? Or a trial by jury?
Nobody has to demonstrate a need to exercise an enumerated right. The desire to exercise it is enough.
Anyone who cannot understand that has no business deciding what others can and cannot do.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Ranger Applejack Dawson, 2/7/2013 7:22:42 AM     (No. 9163054)

I brag on Texas all the time about a lot of things, but the illegal problem ain´t one of them. Nor is the big city problem.

If a fella lives near one of our big cities (Austin, Dallas, San Antonio and especially Houston) he definitely needs an AR-15. Not just this minute but in the coming days when the federal government goes bankrupt.

Why?

Because all them cities is run by progressive liberals that´s turned them into multi-million person ghettos. The day the freebies like food stamps, unemployment benefits and free ObamaPhones run out what´s gonna happen?

Go to YouTube and find your videos on Greek riots.

THAT is why a body needs an AR-15.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: provide, 2/7/2013 7:26:33 AM     (No. 9163061)

I remember an ad for Thompson machine guns showing a lone rancher standing on his porch holding a Thompson waiting for a menacing group of Mexican riders coming at him. This was the early 20´s.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: kanphil, 2/7/2013 7:33:18 AM     (No. 9163082)

As I read it, the bill of rights is not about what somebody thinks we "need", it´s about what we have a right to in order to realize our individual desires as citizens. The law to the contrary notwithstanding, I believe constitutionally, we have a right to fully automatic weapons. The criminal element certainly has them. Why should we be outgunned by them?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: BadgerBill, 2/7/2013 10:29:31 AM     (No. 9163482)

Does a Brit hack media-type need a microphone?

Does hack Rev. from Chicago need a television camera in front of him?

Does a boy in the WH need a teleprompter to breath?

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