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What next? Ordered to turn in their guns? Makes sense, if you can't use 'em you don't need 'em.
If you can read this, thank a teacher. Because it's in English, thank a vet
I can see it coming. All Federal LE personnel will be required to turn in their current weapons and be issued the new low capacity nerf guns. However they will be required to carry their 1 issued nerf bullet in their shirt pocket.
Freedom doesn't come free. It is bought and paid for by the lives and blood of our men and women in uniform.
NRA Life Member
We are becoming France.
I'd rather be lucky than good any day
There's nothing that will change someone's moral outlook quicker than cash in large sums.
Majority rule only works if you're also considering individual rights. Because you can't have five wolves and one sheep voting on what to have for supper.
Gntlemen: Unfortunately the order has been taken out of context. While all DHS pesonal have to take the course, it is primarily intended for the unarmed DHS office worker.
the standing order for the enforcement agents are
!. In defense of your or a fellow agents life
2. In defense of an innocent third person
3 You cannot take sides in a gang shootout, -- just wait and scrag the survivors hehhehehhe
Don Jose de La Mancha
"I exist to Live, not live to exist"
You can educate ignorance, you can't fix stupid
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Out of context media hype.
The government is merely a servant -- merely a temporary servant; it cannot be its prerogative to determine what is right and what is wrong, and decide who is a
patriot and who isn't. Its function is to obey orders, not originate them.
Right when we thought we had heard it all..... this sounds like a Valarie Jarrett thing......................
Easy advice to give, if you aren't the one being shot at or seeing others shot while you have the means to stop them.....
besides being totally idiotic.
I don't make jokes. I just watch the government and report the facts. --- Will Rogers ---
Chief Justice John Roberts : "I don't see how you can read Heller and not take away from it the notion that the Second Amendment...was extremely important to the framers in their view of what liberty meant."
Effective immediately all Border Patrol officer will be issued the below weapons............
"One of the greatest delusions in the world is the hope that the evils in this world are to be cured by legislation."
--Thomas B. Reed, American Attorney
Second Amendment -- Established December 15, 1791 and slowly eroded ever since What happened to "..... shall not be infringed."
Also in the orders were suggestions to jump on a chair and cling to your apron if you see a mouse run through the kitchen.
As far as the out of context media reporting....There is no room for context in the soundbite news media. Let's not let facts and perspective get in the way of the sensationalism. Facts and perspectives do not sell.
It's kind of like how some people have a sudden and insatiable desire to talk about vampires after the Twilight series became popular, except zombies are much less gay and more likely to exist one day
Welcome to Tayopo and Retbordercop-- Too many here believe almost anything they read,
whether it makes sense or not. Thanks for putting some perspective on this for the others.
If the Union is once severed, the line of separation will grow wider and wider, and the controversies which are now debated and settled in the halls of legislation will then be tried in fields of battle and determined by the sword.