Hello to all, glad to be here

Hello to all, glad to be here

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    Hello to all, glad to be here

    Let's see... I've been around guns since I was 6 years old. That does not make me an expert, but I am both familiar, and comfortable with them. If that wasn't enough I spent 22 years in the Army and retired form the service 21 years ago. That means I'm old. I believe it is a right for law abiding citizens to arm themselves for their protection. (what we need protection we can debate on later). I do not like the way Americans seem to give up their rights, and mine, because they falsely believe they will be better off with someone else in control of their safety. I have no doubt in my ability to defend myself. I do have my doubts about our politicians.

    I came across this forum while searching out information on both new guns, and gun laws. It is very interesting and the variety of topics is good. Hope to both learn and contribute.

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    Thank you both. NC here & a firm believer in the Golden Rule.

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