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iverglas Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-21-08 01:17 PM
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50. now there are invisible words in my posts ...

Me: The actual facts seem to be that it was a non-issue until THE NRA MADE IT AN ISSUE and flung huge amounts of money into making it an issue.

You: the law was not, as you seem to imply, a figment of the NRA's fevered imagination; it was, in fact, written into the U.S. Code.

If somebody can read those two statements as being somehow related, maybe you could give me directions to the planet you live on.

The NRA would love to take the credit for 1994, but 1994 would have played out similarly without the NRA.
There are between four and eight times as many "assault weapon" owners in the USA as there are NRA members, FWIW.

Ditto; directions, please? To the place where there is a logical connection between these two statements? (Not to mention where the proof of the assertion "1994 would have played out similarly without the NRA" can be found. It isn't the planet where Bill Clinton lives; that much we know.)

And those two statements were even made by the same person ...

If you choose to believe that the tail is wagging the dog, feel free to do so, but you are quite out of touch on this issue as it plays here (rather than Up There).

Yup. Me and Bill Clinton. Just living on another planet.

Another planet from the one some folks hereabouts inhabit, anyhow.

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