Gun Sales Set New Record in 2012 – More Than 16.8 Million Background Checks

The Federal Bureau of Investigation recorded more than 16.8 million background checks for gun purchases in 2012, the highest number since the FBI began publishing the data in 1998.
Customers fear future gun restrictions from Democrats and Congress.

Press TV reported:

US gun sales have hit a record level and with the latest mass killing, stores are running out of stock as significant sales tops is being reported on assault rifles.

During the first eleven months of this year, the FBI has conducted 16.8 million background checks, breaking last year’s record of 16.5 million not including the current sales hikes after the Connecticut school massacre.

“We are seeing a total madhouse of buying everything in sight,” said one gun storeowner in Las Vegas on Friday, adding, “We have not only a run on the guns, but a run on ammunition.”

The largest retailer of guns and ammunition in the US, the Walmart, has reported that several semiautomatic guns are sold out at various locations around the country.

The Walmart, which forbids sales of profane music, stocks the criticized assault firearm, AR-15, used at both mass killings in Aurora, Colorado and Newtown, Connecticut.


It’s Christmas and the gun shelves at Mid America Arms in St. Louis are bare.
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  • http://mychal-massie.com/premium/ bg

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  • jony101

    the democrats are the gun stores biggest sales boosters. Everytime they talk gun control gun sales go through the roof.
    Not what they had in mind with there gibberish talk. They will tone it down, less they lose there core inner city voters who love guns.

  • http://mychal-massie.com/premium/ bg

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    btw, they need to ban South Park & the Kindergarten Killer Game..

    i have tried, but i cannot watch SP, the disgusting sexual things they
    have those CHILDREN do, not to mention the gore and bloodshed, is
    not “funny”.. it’s part of what is really wrong with our dumbed down
    desensitized society, same goes for excessively violent video games,
    movies, and rap music that is all too easily accessible to CHILDREN..
    and please don’t tell me they aren’t, or it can be shut it off, yada, it’s
    everywhere, also not to mention being taught in school.. *sigh*

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  • bigkahuna

    The only stimulous that Obama has cuased or achieved success at… Gun sales. and he didnt spend a dime to do it. Unlike the $trillion debacle that was really just massive payoffs to the unions.

  • http://mychal-massie.com/premium/ bg

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    ht: 100 Percent FED Up

    Why do I NOT believe he killed himself? I guess it’s because
    I’ve become so suspicious of everything this government and
    especially Barry Hussein and his thugs are up to…..

    December 23, 2012

    SEAL Team Four commander in Afghanistan ‘commits suicide’

    [The leader of Navy SEAL Team Four, one of the most senior
    commanders in the elite world of special operations, has died
    after apparently committing suicide in Afghanistan, it was
    reported today.

    Commander John W Price, 42, was found dead in his quarters
    with a gunshot wound on Saturday – just three days before
    Christmas.

    Cmdr Price was based in Naval Amphibious Base Little Creek,
    Virginia, near Norfolk and had been in the military for more
    than 23 years.

    He leaves behind a wife, Stephanie and a nine-year
    -old daughter Jillian, who both live in Virginia Beach.

    The commander is originally from Pottstown, Pennsylvania.

    He commanded six platoons, two-dozen SEAL commandos and
    numerous support staff, deployed in Uruzgan Province, where
    they were conducting counter-terrorism missions and training
    police in remote parts of the country.

    SEAL Team Four is one of nine teams of special operations troops.
    The most famous of the combat groups is the classified SEAL Team
    Six, which conducted the raid that killed Osama bin Laden in May
    2011.

    A U.S. military official said the death ‘appears to be the result of
    suicide.’ The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the
    death is still being investigated.]

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  • Patty

    There are stores here overflowing with gun buyers. Their mothers didn’t raise a fool.

  • It’s Time To Repeal the 2nd Amendment!

    Once the people see that “gun control” does not work, then they will demand a complete repeal of the 2nd amendment. Obama is setting the pace right now. Even some conservative Republicans like Joe Scarborough, Scott Brown, and John McCain are rapidly moving in that direction by saying that only single action hunting weapons should be legal. They will eventually move in an even more sensible direction

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  • Maxwell

    I purchased two Ruger 40 Calibers on Friday because of the democrats politicizing a tragedy in an attempt to disarm us.

  • Practical Jane

    #7:
    “conservative Republicans like Joe Scarborough, Scott Brown, and John McCain”

    Ah, No.
    Those boys are RINOs whose opinions are not worth consideration.

  • kay

    what you all are NOT GETTING is the dubious huge order the Obama administration put in for 1 million rounds for the homeland security department, the EPA (????), the other departments and that means there’s NO AMMO.

    So for all the gun purchasers our there? Congratulations. You’ve bought a paperweight.
    The next trick will be the President issuing an executive order making lead outlawed and no one will be able to use the guns. End of problem for the government to take over.

  • James Wolfe

    I purchased my first weapon this week, for home defense. A Remmington 870 pump action shotgun. If some idiot Obama voter thinks its a good idea to come into my house and do a little personal wealth distribution I want them to hear me loading it, perhaps give them reason to reconsider their decision. The first shot might be salt but the next one won’t be.

  • James Wolfe

    It was hard finding any stores with weapons this week. Of the five Walmarts near me only the one in Canton, GA had anything left. And it took two days to get through the background check. The system was overloaded. Ammo was a little short on variety but don’t let that stop you from getting a gun. You can always fill your own ammo.

  • heshtesh

    Kay, just to help you out I believe the Feds ordered approx 1.5 billion rounds, are you aware the public purchased 6 billion rnd’s in the last quarter of 09 and have been steadily purchasing in greater #’s ever since. Personally I took posession of my new AR-15 the evening before the tragic events at Sandy Hook and I can assure you I have plenty of ammo as I do for my other Second Amendment protected rifle.

  • http://mychal-massie.com/premium/ bg

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    re: kay #12 December 23, 2012 at 11:19 pm

    December 20, 2012

    If Obama is opposed to guns, why did his administration just purchase 1.6 billion rounds of ammunition and sniper rounds?

    and just another reminder..

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  • http://proof-proofpositive.blogspot.com/ proof

    Obama may be the #1 gun salesman of all time!

  • macc

    Gun Control/Confiscation/Disarm

    Here is a thought for everyone and possibly a question to the congresscritters.

    Which law enforcement agency is going to take the guns from the gangs throughout all the inner cities?

    (LA Riots)Which law enforcement agency is going to take the guns from the Korean community?

    Last be not least, which law enforcement agency is going to take the guns from the Muslim community?

    My opinion; no one will!

    If the opinion is true what does this tell you?

  • It’s Time To Repeal the 2nd Amendment!

    #12 – So for all the gun purchasers our there? Congratulations. You’ve bought a paperweight.
    The next trick will be the President issuing an executive order making lead outlawed and no one will be able to use the guns. End of problem for the government to take over.
    —————————-

    You are actually correct. The thing to buy would be ammunition and not more weapons. It is so funny how people continue to get played by big industry

  • dba_vagabond_trader

    Wish I had extra cash for some Christmas cheer. 😛

  • mg

    Lock and Load, and then reload.

  • squeaky

    [David Gregory mocked the NRA’s Wayne LaPierre for proposing that armed guards be at every school in America. But the NBC host seems to have no problem with armed guards protecting his kids everyday where they attend school in Washington, D.C.]
    http://www.weeklystandard.com/blogs/gregory-mocks-lapierre-proposing-armed-guards-sends-kids-high-security-school_691057.html?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter

  • squeaky

    [if we make gun ownership criminal then only the criminals will have guns] the option of relying on the government to protect the people could just be another version of hiring the fox to guard the chicken coop. every incidence of gun violence is addressed as a gun control issue while barely lip service is paid to the mental healthcare crisis. it’s hard to take them serious when they can only focus on the symptom and not the disease. easier to blame a gun when someone positively absolutely has to be blamed.

  • Stephana

    The disarm us idiots think that a law enforcement/ military personnel who swore an oath to the Constitution will follow the orders from a little brown man. They are pretty funny.

  • squeaky

    oddly, would obama be able to pass a backround check? would put a little perspective on his anti-gun stance. i don’t think we’ll know who’s on our side until it’s too late. we might be surprised who is and shocked by who isn’t. a viewed opportunity to grab power is blinding.

  • AvidChriistian

    To those who want to “repeal the 2nd amendment”: are you actually naive enough to believe we the people haven’t already stocked up on ammo? Those who have any sense did that a long time ago…

  • BettyLou

    There was a school shooting during the reign of reprobate Clinton.
    CLINTON SUGGESTED THE SCHOOLS HAVE ARMED GUARDS.

    Guess all these anti 2nd Amendment freaks have forgotton Clinton’s words.
    They’d rather ridicule anything the NRA says, not knowing Clinton suggested it first.

  • Joe Blow

    Most people I know who recently purchased guns did so to defend themselves from the government as much as home invaders.

  • It’s Time To Repeal the 2nd Amendment!

    #26 – To those who want to “repeal the 2nd amendment”: are you actually naive enough to believe we the people haven’t already stocked up on ammo? Those who have any sense did that a long time ago…
    ——————-

    Uh, “Avid Christian”, did Jesus advocate being armed? And who is it exactly that you expect to use all of the ammo on?

    You people are being used by big gun manufacturers (e.g. Remington, Bushmaster) the professional conservatives (Hannity, Coulter, Limbaugh) who are only interested in promoting their brand and not in your cause, and the defense contractors (e.g. Boeing, Northrop Grumman).

    Like sheep, you rush out to buy the latest book written by some professional conservative, you go out and buy even more guns that you will likely never need and the politicians you promote and back all support wars and adventurism so that the defense contractors can have nice fat contracts coming in.

    Where do you all benefit in all of that exactly?

  • Stephana

    #29. Run don’t walk to the nearest hospital. You are seriously ill dude.

  • It’s Time To Repeal the 2nd Amendment!

    #28 – Most people I know who recently purchased guns did so to defend themselves from the government as much as home invaders.
    ——————

    You know, I can understand the self defense argument for guns (as unlikely as it is) but the “tyranny” argument is paranoid and silly. Do you people think that if the gov’t really wanted to come and take you away to prison or whatever it is you fear, that a Glock, a couple of AR-15’s or even a couple of rocket launchers will match the armed might of the ATF, or the US Military?

    The cold, hard truth is that you and many who call themselves “conservatives” (a meaningless label now) are being duped by cash grabbers.

    Was it not “conservatives” that staunchly supported the Patriot Act which allows gov’t agents to look at our banking records, phone bills, and listen to phone conversations. “Conservatives” (just the same as the progressives) push and vote for laws that do not allow churches to have bake sales without a commercial food license. Where were you guys and the professional conservatives on all of these issues? Supporting it wholeheartedly while singing jingoistic songs.

    The problem is that you all think that the gov’t is somehow not “tyrannical” when “conservatives” are elected. But the truth is that “conservatives” put into place unelected “conservative” bureaucrats, armed with the same arbitrary rules as progressive bureaucrats. Yet, you all want to talk about “tyranny”??? “Tyranny” is already here and has been long before Obama arrived, but you all are just too partisan to see it because you listen to the professional conservatives (who don’t care a whit about you) far too much.

  • mark1973

    #12 & #19, You two really are clueless ‘Seminar posters’ working for ‘Media Matters’. You guys don’t have a clue do you? People are buying ammunition buy the pallet loads to accompany their Firearms purchases. That’s in addition to the ammo they already have. Also as more proof of your lefty cluelessness,there are millions of Firearms owners who have ‘Reloading equipment’ so they can make their own ammunition. Another Cluebot for the left,Afghanistan and Pakistani tribesman are making AK-47 knock-off’s and other Firearms,with primitive Hand tools, on centuries old Firearms shops. What do you think Skilled American Craftsmen and Handymen are going to be able to do with fairly modern equipment in their basements and garages,not even including the emerging 3-D printing technology that is in many peoples homes,that would allow an unskilled layman print up Firearms at the touch of a button?

    As far as “Banning Lead ammunition”, do you think the people are going to not use their lead ammo,if the government decides to try and round us up to enslave us,because the government has banned ammunition?

  • bigL

    One time I asked why the NRA doesn’t take out a full page in newspapers or get an hour of time everyso often to discuss the 2nd amendment. Ever wonder why they never do that? They have money and can afford virually any fees.
    I was told that the Press won’t sell them the time or the page-space!The NRA is blocked out of the papers and tv.
    Why continue to support these crumbs? Why buy DVDs or dounloads? Why buy or go to music venues? When in the 50’s and even the Sixties did kids playing board games etc ever grab gun and kill a bunch of kids? (Remember that rifles of any kind are used in less than 3% of crimes,I read.)

  • Objective Analysis

    When does a Communist/Marxist/Socialist/Statist/Fascist like Obama and his liberal left colleagues follow by rules? Everybody who is a Constitutionalist knows Obama is an ILLEGAL USURPER. But has that stopped the Dems and complicit Repubs from making him look like a legitimate president.

    Who sponsored this guy (Saudia Arabia)? Why is he allowed to destroy the essence of America and the Constitution? Those are the questions to ask.

  • Campfollower

    We are a military family that does not own guns. I liked everything LaPierre said the other day and joined the NRA for two years.

    We will likely own guns in the future.

  • It’s Time To Repeal the 2nd Amendment!

    #32 – do you think the people are going to not use their lead ammo,if the government decides to try and round us up to enslave us,because the government has banned ammunition?
    ————————–

    You’ve already been enslaved and you happily went along with it while singing jingoistic tunes. The “tyranny” is not coming in the form of black helicopters and faceless troops. It is already here in the form of corporatism, the “Patriot” Act and other encroachments on our freedoms that came in the name of “conservatism” (a fraudulent label if there ever was one).

    They make you think that “oh, I gotta go out and buy $5,000 worth of guns and ammo to protect against tyranny” meanwhile your freedoms were taken away little by little over 10 years ago by “conservatives” who gave gov’t agencies unprecedented power. But you said nothing because Bush and the Congress was “conservative”.

    You all are just now noticing because Obama is the one wielding the power the “conservatives” gave him.

    Had you all peacefully opposed Bush’s encroachments back in 2002-2003 as aggressively as you opposed Obama’s, then we wouldn’t be having this conversation. But they use “conservatism” to sell you all any and everything. Meanwhile you all are buying weapons and ammo you will never use and the gun manufacturers make nice profits from fear mongering.

  • mark1973

    #36, I finally agree with you on something. Your 100% correct that we should have opposed Bush! We didn’t realize it at the time as we were all cuaght up in the 9/11 frenzy,while the establishment used that and i don’t believe coincidentally,to put those liberty and freedom destroying Acts such as The ‘Patriot Act,The TSA,The DHS in while we were caught up in the moment and not paying attention, with the specific purpose of driving a truck through those initial openings later on during a dem administration such as what they are doing now. The goal of both parties is to destroy us from the inside,so they can achieve their “New World Order,One World Government” and enslave all of us in a marxist/islamist slave state,on the way to eliminating 90% of the world’s population. That is the goal of Both Political parties and their Rockefeller/Rotschild Bankster masters. Both parties are working for them and if you haven’t noticed,most of the repub party and the Bush crime family in particular,are leper’s to Conservatives. At least 95% of the repub legislature and Establishment in our Country are lefties pretending to be Conservatives so they can get this statist agenda passed.That’s why a Conservative Third Party alternative to the repubs is not only a possibility,but a probability.

  • Amalgamated Cliff Divers, Local 157

    Had you all peacefully opposed Bush’s encroachments back in 2002-2003 as aggressively as you opposed Obama’s, then we wouldn’t be having this conversation.

    Really? Who do you think was pushing for the TSA, Department of Homeland Security, and the Patriot Act? Check your facts(oh, that’s right you get to change your position and call others flip-floppers because your position has EVOLVED) straight. @[email protected]!!!

    And as someone pointed out above, many gun owners can make their own ammo.

  • Sasja

    There are times when I feel the need for some levity and this is one of those times.

    Traveling this Christmas? Here’s a little ditty for those traveling by air. Hope you don’t end up like grandma.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ek1uqrwLmQk

  • It’s Time To Repeal the 2nd Amendment!

    #37

    Stop using the term “conservative” to describe yourself. It is nothing more than a marketing term. No different than “organic”, “green”, or “gluten free”

  • Orwellian States

    #36 Who added to the Patriot Act? Obama. Who insisted that unlimited detainment of Americans (no lawyers, etc.) in the NDAA? Obama. Who insists that he has the right to assassinate American citizens that HE labels terrorists? Obama. Who sends his kids to a school with armed security while telling the rest of us to suck it up? Obama (and most libs like David Gregory), Who is busy running automatic weapons across the border resulting in over 300 deaths (according to Mexican authorities)? Is Bush blameless? Hell no. I’m conservative but never voted for Bush. Am I nervous about the government with their Fusion centers, the NAS computer center in Utah, warrentless searches of phone records, email, GPS tracking, etc. Damn right. I’m 66 and never had to put up with this crap in my youth. Something is rotten on this nation, and it starts with career politicians whose main goal is not doing what is right, but doing what will keep them in office. Do I want protection from the government? Hell yes. Do I worry about my ammo supply. Hell no.

  • Yeosailor

    Excellent comments all! and Merry Christmas. I’m pretty sure that nearly all of us want peace and goodwill. The small percent that is not decent … well for whatever reason, you have to be ready willing and able to defend your loved ones and yourself.

    Here is my rant:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=64G5FfG2Xpg

    I saw a couple of actors on this video I really like. Brainwashed. :(

    In response to the above video, I would ask, How many more places need to get shot up before people arm themselves? How many loved ones need to get raped or murdered, beaten and stolen from, before we realize that not everyone is a “good guy?” You cannot depend on the police: they are there to clean up, gather evidence of the crime that was committed, etc. They rarely get there in time, despite their honest best efforts.

    This is my rant about the media and others who are getting their panties in a wad about mass shootings. Nonsense. The biggest massacre of unaborted people who got to grow up, in recent history was done with airplanes on Sep 11, 2001. Ban airplanes, I say!!!

    I think we should ban automobiles, which kill a lot more people. Also ban abortion doctors, who slaughter innocents by the millions here in the US. Also ban steak knives. Also ban prescription drugs, which kill a lot of people all the time.

    Ban chicken and eggs because they contain salmonella.

    Ban pitchforks, tools of any kind, and utensils. All potentially deadly.

    Ban ex-wives.

    Ban media, they brainwash us helpless people into commiting horrible crimes; we have no control of ourselves.

    Ban boats: you can fall off and get drowned.

    Ban gangs. Ban murder, that should fix it!

    Ban hospitals: people die there all the time.

    Ban electricity: you can get electrocuted.

    Ban skydiving. Ban scuba diving. Ban axes, mining picks and chainsaws. Ban poison.

    Ban miniskirts, which cause otherwise normal men to commit rape.

    Ban stores, which cause otherwise normal people to steal.

    Ban wealth, because that can create envy among people who are not wealthy.

    Here’s one for ya: ban Christmas, because so many suicides occur around Christmas.

    Instead, How about personal accountability, which is a product of freedom (because if you are free, you practice personal accountability all the time.. example: Dogs know that teeth can bite but they also can give the lick of love. Why do dogs know this but people don’t?)

    Feel free to comment and agree or disagree. Otherwise I’ll feel foolish.

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  • Mahdi Al-Dajjal

    Apparently, my response to one of the commentators above has been banned. To bad. And it didn’t contain anything that would merit banning. It’s probably just the leftists who help Jim manage this site disapprove of educating the uninformed about the historical horrors heaped upon people by Leftists of various stripes.

  • Yeosailor

    What was your comment, Madh?

  • It’s Time To Repeal the 2nd Amendment!

    Who added to the Patriot Act? Obama. Who insisted that unlimited detainment of Americans (no lawyers, etc.) in the NDAA? Obama. Who insists that he has the right to assassinate American citizens that HE labels terrorists? Obama.
    ——————
    #41- You are exactly right and the “conservatives” gave him that power even before he took power. Obama was only too glad to seize it and expand upon it. My entire point is that “conservatives” only think that all of this is fine as long as they are the ones wielding the tyrannical power. This is why there is so much talk amongst the professional conservatives about 2014 and 2016 and finding “another Ronald Reagan” instead of on local issues (which take power away from them).

    Going out and buying guns and ammo is not stopping this march one whit! Buying the professional conservatives’ books and listening to their radio shows are not stopping this march to soft tyranny. The only thing that is happening is that all of these people are fattening the bottom line at your expense. And you all will never use those weapons or the ammo. Meanwhile, we continue to lose freedoms and the corporations and professional conservatives make money on the dupes.

  • jb books

    Went to pick up my new G23 at the range yesterday here in CO, and was told the CBI background check is taking about 75 (business) hours. Having been to several retail establishments and gun shows here in the Springs over the past couple of months, I can safely say things are frenetic.

  • Mahdi Al-Dajjal

    #31 December 24, 2012 at 8:06 am
    It’s Time To Repeal the 2nd Amendment! commented:

    You know, I can understand the self defense argument for guns (as unlikely as it is) but the “tyranny” argument is paranoid and silly.
    ———————

    Silly? Really? Tell that to the tens of millions, make that hundreds of millions, of people who were either murdered outright by their gov’ts, sent to death camps to be executed, shipped off to labor camps to be worked to death, or denied food and starved to death just to get rid of them. And that was just the last century!

    These may be meaningless numbers you but to me they were real people who loved, laughed and cried and who had real lives that were snuffed out BECAUSE they had no means of defending themselves when armed men from the gov’t came for them.

    Purposefully ignoring the history of civilization and what men of various Leftist ideologies have done to people once they’ve come to power, legitimately or otherwise, reflects poorly on your ability to comprehend a past which extends beyond your own date of birth.

    Like a famous college Dean once said: “Being stupid is no way to go through life, son”.

  • Mahdi Al-Dajjal

    I realize that the Left, who dominate virtually all levels of education and who also control what gets out over the air waves as “Nightly News” won’t tell you about any of what happened to hundreds of millions of people the last 100 years at the hands of their ideological fellow travelers, but YOU can educate yourself. Can’t you?

  • Mahdi Al-Dajjal

    We have a radical Leftist in the White House signing executive orders and talking about banning guns with words like “confiscation” being tossed about by his surrogates, and you question why people are buying guns?

    Americans will never allow themselves to be hauled off to camps or lined against a wall. Never.

  • http://GatewayPundit Cutlers Bad Thumb

    I bought a new semi automatic hand gun Friday and even more ammo….F*^# off Libs.

  • jb books

    How deeply and fundamentally those who would advocate for renewed bans, stricter laws or confiscations misunderstand the mindset of law abiding, legal guns owners in this country cannot be overstated.

  • Mahdi Al-Dajjal

    David Horowitz has connected all the dots about the Left and how their various groups are all inter-connected.

    http://www.discoverthenetworks.org/groupProfile.asp?grpid=7030

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  • FurryGuy

    16.8M background checks in 2012, 16.8M new people for Holder and the DOJ to watch without cause or warrant.

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  • Camilla

    Before BOhica left for vacation, he made a TV announcement. Leaves Biden in control of Gun Rights. AND Obama then says …Plus my Cabinet and other groups. Turns out that Left Think Tanks are in Charge of that, too. Details @ trevor louden and/key wiki. Louden clearly states that these left wing think tanks WILL take away the 2ND AMNENDMENT! To include Van Jones. AND, in the article. the lefty radicals say that “”IT IS an Amendment”” and that the 2nd Amendment is not compatical with the 21st Century. (((Institute of Policy))) ??? What Trevor Loudon has quoted from them is SCARY!! http://www.facebook.com/trevor louden

  • Camilla

    Sorry!! It is Trevor Louden (FB)
    http://www.trevorloudon.com/2012/12/the-institute-for-policy-studies-is-coming-for-your-guns/

    …., the Second Amendment was itself a change to the Constitution. That’s why we call it an “amendment.” It wasn’t there at first.

    In fact, the Second Amendment only prevents the federal government from infringing “the right to keep and bear Arms.” States could have all the gun control they want if it weren’t for the later 14th Amendment that extends rights under the federal Constitution to apply to state actions as well.

    Even this thin reed of gun rights has only existed since 2010. In the 2010 McDonald v. Chicago case, the activist US Supreme Court reversed 142 years of precedent to extend the meaning of the 14th Amendment to prohibit states from prohibiting guns…

    It did so by a 5-4 margin. In other words, the nationwide Constitutional protection for gun ownership only came into existence in 2010 (not 1791) and even then by one single vote. So much for the everlasting, inalienable right to own a gun…Gun ownership is a great hobby. It was fun while it lasted. But easy access to guns is incompatible with daily life in 21st century society. There are no bandits on the prairie. There are no wolves at the door. It’s time to get rid of guns. If that means a 28th change to the Constitution, so be it. It’s worth it…….

    AS MAGDHI @ # 53 suggests…..i am headed there….
    Thank You!!

  • Camilla

    http://www.keywiki.org/index.php/Institute_for_Policy_Studies

    ****called IPS*****
    Institute for Policy Studies

    History AND Members and Groups
    Programs..Partner Orgs..Foreign Connections…
    AND ….Influence on Government Policy…..

  • jg

    “Even some conservative Republicans like Joe Scarborough, Scott Brown, and John McCain are rapidly moving in that direction….” snip…

    “Conservative” Republicans?? (insert biggest facepalm) ROFL

  • Dan

    Still spreading the liberal lie that a AR-15 was used at Newtown. It was found in his car,not in the school.

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    Camilla

    thank you..

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    Dan #61 December 24, 2012 at 6:03 pm

    not to mention they first labeled it a .223 rifle,
    and also called the AR-15 an “assault type”.. :roll:

    scroll for more here, ie:

    Ted Nugent

    Murderer Did NOT Use Automatic Weapons

    [These are semi-automatic weapons only, which is a fancy way
    of saying they fire one bullet every time you pull the trigger.
    NONE OF THEM ARE AUTOMATIC WEAPONS.]

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  • http://mychal-massie.com/premium/ bg

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    dang re: #63 December 24, 2012 at 10:02 pm bg

    re: .223 rifle link..

    sorry about that..

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