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As I wrote in a previous thread, those LEO's sworn to protect us will be the first to take our civil liberties away. These new weapons and tactics are the means by which they will do so.
They'll "just be following orders." I wonder where I have heard that before?
"Was there no end to the conspiracy of irrational prejudice against Red Ryder and his peacemaker?"
Revolvers, “more elegant weapons for a more civilized age.”
There are already numerous threads on this topic, another one will simply be annoying and pointless.
"Just blame Sixto"