[at-l] Maine re-considering gun laws on AT
sloetoe at yahoo.com
Fri Feb 5 13:46:35 CST 2010
What did Orwell famously say?
Something like "We sleep peacefully in our beds because hard men stand at the gates ready to do violence on our behalf."
Something like that.
--- On Fri, 2/5/10, nightwalker.at at gmail.com <nightwalker.at at gmail.com> wrote:
> How about "It doesn't matter to me
> either way." Have all the guns and ammo you can afford. It's
> just not my thing.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tom McGinnis <sloetoe at yahoo.com>
> ### Guess that man doesn't care too much about those around
> him, either -- nor that his government (the government he
> empowers as its citizen through his vote) seeks to make him
> a criminal when he exercises the most basic natural law,
> being that of self-protection. I guess.
> --- On Thu, 2/4/10, nightwalker.at at gmail.com
> <nightwalker.at at gmail.com>
> > If a man is not afraid of death, he doesn't need much
> protection. :-)
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: RockDancer <rockdancer97 at comcast.net>
> > Maine is considering legislation to reimpose gun
> > restrictions, a change from the Bush administration's
> > allowing visitors to carry guns, both concealed and
> > --RD
> > "The new federal law, as well as LD 1737, would only
> > gun owners who desire to visit Acadia and the St.
> > Island International Historic Site or to hike
> > section of the Appalachian Trail. The laws would not
> > Maine’s federally owned national wildlife refuges or
> > White Mountain National Forest, where hunting is
> > permitted."
> > See for the entire article:
> > http://www.bangordailynews.com/detail/136137.html
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