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WHEN SHTF.....

*THIS POST IS NOT MEANT FOR DEBATE, BUT RATHER JUST CURRENT EVENTS/POLITICS!*

When (sh*t hits the fan) SHTF....and guns/weapons are banned and taken away from the american citizens, how will we protect ourselves from rioters, criminals etc? I don't know if anyone else is worried about this out there but it's going to happen...
Someone brought up a good point. Right now they are trying to require all guns are registered.....so when it comes time to ban them, they know who you are, where you are and what you have.....doesn't anyone else see what's happening?

Sincerely....the law abiding citizen whose rights are being taken away because of what a handful of criminals have done!

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:41 AM on Jan. 17, 2013 in Politics & Current Events

Answers (26)
  • First of all, there's no reason to assume that registration=trying to take away your guns. Second, in a real anarchic situation, if you bring out a gun, you will probably get shot by the rioters.
    SWasson

    Answer by SWasson at 10:44 AM on Jan. 17, 2013


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    Things need to change.  No reason for anyone to own an assualt weapon. 

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:44 AM on Jan. 17, 2013

  • how will we protect ourselves from rioters, criminals

    ^^WTH
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:45 AM on Jan. 17, 2013

  • I'm playing devils advocate here....but aren't guns already suppose to be registered?
    tnm786

    Answer by tnm786 at 10:46 AM on Jan. 17, 2013

  • Seriously?

    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 10:48 AM on Jan. 17, 2013

  • No where does it say that stable law abiding citizens can not have guns.
    I'm seriously getting sick of the paranoia going around.
    3libras

    Answer by 3libras at 10:48 AM on Jan. 17, 2013

  • You won't be able to protect yourself and there will be too many crimes reported for you to get help from law enforcement. You will either be without a weapon (intentionally or not) or you will have an illegal weapon. Reading through the EO's that were signed yesterday, there is very little in substance. Vague descriptions and a lot of nuance, but hardly enforceable and since this did not go through congress. You will see an increase in reporting of gun violence by MSM to propagate anti-second amendment agenda and unfortunately there will be a lot of people that see the gun, not the criminal offender as the problem. Keep in contact with your elected representatives and let them know your thoughts on the matter.

    QuinnMae

    Answer by QuinnMae at 10:50 AM on Jan. 17, 2013

  • I want to care and get all worked up and froth at the mouth over this, but meh.

    Izsarejman

    Answer by Izsarejman at 10:52 AM on Jan. 17, 2013

  • Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:52 AM on Jan. 17, 2013

  • Learn how to shoot a bow, then we'll all be hot and awesome like Katniss too ;-)
    DreainCO

    Answer by DreainCO at 10:55 AM on Jan. 17, 2013

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