You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #30: I believe in freedom from restriction, in most forms... [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Guns Donate to DU
Dragonfli Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Nov-27-08 08:52 PM
Response to Original message
30. I believe in freedom from restriction, in most forms...
I am willing to change a personal belief on this issue but would need a little help.

I just need to know why a citizen would have need of an assault weapon.
My understanding, admittedly limited as a city dweller that has only heard of their use as weapons used to hunt humans, is that the only use for them over shotguns and hunting rifles is to kill people.

I am not being an ass I really just want to know what people want them for if not murdering other people. I guess I am looking for a point of view I am unfamiliar with out of curiosity.

So please, if you can, let me know why they should be easily available and for what practical use.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 

Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Guns Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC