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  •  It is interesting to contrast gun control to (2+ / 0-)
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    fuzzyguy, Ozy

    this issue...seems like many have a completely different attitude about 'government threats' etc depending on which subject is being discussed.

    I see what you did there.

    by GoGoGoEverton on Tue Feb 05, 2013 at 10:14:13 AM PST

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    •  Not only government threats (1+ / 0-)
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      sweatyb

      but also the 'absolutism' of the respective Bill of Rights amendments.

      Certainly, let's have an honest discussion about appropriate governmental powers and limits, but let's not argue that the 2nd amendment needs to be evaluated in the context of the modern day real world problems and then refuse to do the same with the 4th.

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