“The Founders Couldn’t Have Imagined Assault Rifles,” She Blogged

Give Me Liberty

H/T Bearing Arms.

The anti gun crowd does not have sense enough to pour piss out a boot with instructions printed on the sole.

Consistently, the dumbest argument put forward by gun control supporters is the idea that the Founding Fathers—one of the best-educated and most intelligent groups of men ever assembled in world history—simply couldn’t have imagined that modern firearms could be invented, and so that the natural right of citizens to own these rifles couldn’t possibly exist.

This is of course an argument from a position of deep ignorance, as multi-shot, magazine-fed weapons were already around for hundreds of years prior to the writing of the Second Amendment.

Further, the same Founding Fathers who privately owned muskets, rifles, mortars, cannons, and war ships capable of reducing a coastal city into rubble also owned multi-shot, magazine-fed weapons like the Girandoni (first fielded in combat in the 1770s in Europe) Thomas Jefferson…

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Author: Lisa the Infidel

I am an #Infidel - born and bred North Carolina.

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