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Old 21 January 2013, 01:02 AM
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Icon19 NRA Fights Legislation That Would Ban Gun Sales to Those Currently on Killing Sprees

The NRA says a proposal to ban gun sales to anyone in the middle of a killing spree is a gross violation of the Second Amendment.

http://www.theonion.com/video/nra-fi...ales-to,30927/
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Old 21 January 2013, 01:05 AM
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See, I came to this assuming that it would actually be a serious news article. That's how this debate seems to have gone.
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Given that I saw (on Jon Stewart the other night) that the ATF has a video on its website gently suggesting that gun shop owners consider not selling guns to inebriated people it took me at least a couple of seconds to determine that this was satirical.

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