There is a major disconnect in America. There are five million NRA members. Yet there are one hundred gun owners. If you're one of the 95 million, can I make a suggestion to you, with all due respect?
The NRA is the only lobbying group in DC whose members do not consider themselves victims.
We are a group who have no interest in "diversity" because we do not see ourselves as a group but as individuals.
Nobody at the NRA suggests we claim minority rights in order to gain some advantage over other Americans. The NRA stands for every American's rights, not just its dues-paying members.
These reasons are enough for
We're back! What a great show. Imagine all the high-end vendors getting together to show off their products. I saw guns, scopes, and equipment that I'll never be able to afford.
Thanks to OldNFO for setting up the blogmeet last night. We hung out with Mr. B and MidWest Chick. And we met a bunch of great bloggers, including: The Shekel, Lagniappe's Lair and Slow Facts.
Sarah didn't make the blogmeet last night. She did get a chance to speak:
...if the second ammendment goes, the rest of the Constitution is not far behind.
If you control oil, you control an economy. If you control money, you control commerce. But if you control arms, you control the people.