As they say,” Hoisted on his own petard”.
ANyone doubting the need to for our second amendment need only look as the rioters throwing stones in Turkey or Egypt, or the poor souls in the fictional, but frighteningly possible, Hunger Games. Think of it-as in Nazi Germany-an unarmed public totally subject to the impose will ofagovernment out of control. One which our founding fathers had just gotten done throwing off-you think they did not see the need for the PEOPLE inagovernment of the people and by the people to have the power to change it? READ the Declaration of Independence-their FEAR of an all too powerful central government gave birth to the Articles of Confederation-their initial stab at self governance.