Lenny Leatherman’s response to Bump-Stock Ban Bill Makes Possession Retroactively Illegal – That Means Confiscation
Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty.
How many times have you heard someone say, “You don’t need…”?
You don’t need a bump-stock…
You don’t need all those guns…
You don’t need high capacity magazines…
You don’t need a 4500 square foot house…
You don’t need that big gas-guzzling SUV…
You don’t need…
You don’t need…
You don’t need…
May I suggest to you…what I don’t need is you telling me what I don’t need!
I don’t need you interfering with the manner in which I defend my family and my property.
I don’t need you forcing your thinly veiled liberal agenda on my children in your melting-pot of socialism referred to as public education!
I am freedoms guardian; a free-born American citizen, “endowed by my Creator with certain unalienable rights”. And I don’t need your permission to exercise those rights!
If you are an American CITIZEN, you are guaranteed the 1st Amendment right to tell me what you believe I don’t need.
And I have the right to use an AR15 with a bump-stock and a 30 round magazine to lay down suppressive fire to defend family and property against ANY threat be it ISIS, gangbangers or a tyrannical government coming over my wall.
Incidentally – I use 30 round magazines because I have not yet found a source for 100 round magazines!
Brubaker’s response to Bump-Stock Ban Bill Makes Possession Retroactively Illegal – That Means Confiscation
October 13, 2017
The “Nanny-State Cult Worshippers” are forever looking to Mordor-on-the-Potomac in the District of Criminals (D.C.) to hold their hands and protect them. Trying to use calm logic with emotionally-distraught, but grown, children is generally an exercise in futility.
The same shrieking communists who gleefully wish to “infringe” our natural, God-given rights (some of which are merely codified in the U.S. Constitution’s Bill of Rights) to self-defense against government, group, or individual threats to our “life, liberty, and pursuit of happiness”…these same communists have the blood of over 60 million babies aborted in this country since Roe v Wade in 1973 on their collective, blood-stained hands. So, even though these Marxist-collectivists hold a greater than million-to-1 advantage in the “murder body count” when comparing immoral and murderous abortions to the recent Las Vegas tragedy, they self-righteously and hypocritically conspire to forever rob us and our progeny of our natural, God-given rights while merrily dancing in the blood of the unfortunate victims in the recent tragedy in Las Vegas.
Ahh…but…there are many so-called “Republicans” conspiring to commit treason with the Democrats to pass this emotionally-driven and constitutionally-prohibited “Ex Post Facto – Bill of Attainder” law. “Ex Post Facto” means “after the fact”, i.e., Congress is attempting to outlaw the mere possession of private property that is now legal to possess. A “Bill of Attainder” law is one in which the government would then attempt to seize said private property from citizens without the benefit of a trial.
And many of the federal (and state and local) jackboots will shoot you if you don’t allow them to take your private property without the benefit of judicial due process, much less financial remuneration for said confiscated property (see federal, state, and local law enforcement confiscation of private firearms post Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans for a prime example…guns and family heirlooms that were left to rust and rot in government storage bins). Their justification for shooting you? “Just following orders, ma’am.” The “Nuremberg Defense” with an Amerikan-fascist twist.
We have long been aware of the “RINOs”…”Republicans in name only”. One RINO just got soundly whupped in a U.S. Senate Republican primary race in Alabama when the outstanding constitutionalist, Judge Roy S. Moore, pounded “Big” (Fraud) Luther Strange who was eagerly backed by the RINOs in D.C. and Alabama. (Full Disclosure…Trump also backed Luther “Lurch” Strange…probably due to a futile attempt at compromise with the majority RINOs in CONgress). So, the RINOs’ support for more gun control isn’t surprising. They are “wolves in sheep’s clothing”.
“Bills of attainder, ex post facto laws…are contrary to the first principles of the social compact, and to every principle of sound legislation….The sober people of America are weary of the fluctuating policy which has directed the public councils. They have seen with regret and indignation that sudden changes and legislative interferences, in cases affecting personal rights, become jobs in the hands of enterprising and influential speculators, and snares to the more-industrious and less-informed part of the community.”
– James Madison, Federalist Number 44, 1788
Now for the weak-kneed, “Casper Milquetoast”, “I-own-a-gun-too” compromisers who fall for the Communists’ partial-disarmament-red-herrings…aka “Death by a thousand cuts”…and eventually leading to full disarmament…”Why does anyone need a ‘bump fire stock’ or any other device that allows a semi-automatic weapon to fire faster?” If these trembling “gun-owning” quislings knew anything about the supreme law of our land and the history of this country, they wouldn’t highlight their own lack of knowledge, lack of backbone, and lack of moral fortitude. Fortunately, our Founding Fathers suffered from none of these moral deficiencies, otherwise, we’d all be chanting in mindless unison, “God save the Queen!”
The three quotes below are from Tench Coxe…”(May 22, 1755 – July 17, 1824) who was an American political economist and a delegate for Pennsylvania to the Continental Congress in 1788-1789.” (source: Wikipedia)
“The power of the sword, say the minority…, is in the hands of Congress. My friends and countrymen, it is not so, for the powers of the sword are in the hands of the yeomanry of America from sixteen to sixty. The militia of these free commonwealths, entitled and accustomed to their arms, when compared with any possible army, must be tremendous and irresistible. Who are the militia? Are they not ourselves? Is it feared, then, that we shall turn our arms each man against his own bosom. Congress has no power to disarm the militia. Their swords and every terrible implement of the soldier are the birthright of Americans.”
“The unlimited power of the sword is not in the hands of either the federal or state governments but where, I trust in God, it will always remain, in the hands of the people.”
“Whereas civil rulers, not having their duty to the people duly before them, may attempt to tyrannize, and as the military forces which must be occasionally raised to defend our country, might pervert their power to the injury of their fellow citizens, the people are confirmed by the article in their right to keep and bear their private arms.”
And the wanna-be usurpers of our precious RIGHTS (not State-condoned “privileges”) sing in unison: “Oh, but the Founding Fathers could never have imagined the killing power of ‘Assault Weapons'(sic).”
Read it again…”Their swords and every terrible implement of the soldier are the birthright of Americans.”
In reality, we wouldn’t need “bump fire stocks” if we had not allowed CONgress to freeze the number of fully-transferable machine guns available to civilians in 1986. Like it or not, fully-automatic “machine guns” are weapons of the citizens “militia”. Machine guns are part and parcel of the “every terrible implement of the soldier” referenced by Founding Father Tench Coxe and machine guns “are the birthright of Americans.”
“We the People”, the “Militia”…check it out in current, still-binding U.S. law…
Section 311 of US Code Title 10, entitled, “Militia: composition and classes” in its entirety:
“(a) The militia of the United States consists of all able-bodied males at least 17 years of age and, except as provided in section 313 of title 32, under 45 years of age who are, or who have made a declaration of intention to become, citizens of the United States and of female citizens of the United States who are members of the National Guard.
(b) The classes of the militia are —
(1) the organized militia, which consists of the National Guard and the Naval Militia; and
(2) the unorganized militia, which consists of the members of the militia who are not members of the National Guard or the Naval Militia.”
Again…ignorance is no excuse. Google pictures of the horrendous wounds left by swords and/or machetes. And swords don’t need reloading. They will cut down as many unarmed sheep as the fitness and skill of the swordsman will allow. See the huge number of murders committed by “knives or cutting instruments” in this country in 2016 per the FBI…1,571.
If cool logic and unemotional statistics meant anything to highly-emotional, communist reactionaries, we could point them towards the most recent FBI crime statistics that detail 15,070 murders in the U.S. in 2016.
Let’s repeat that TOTAL number of MURDERS in the U.S. in 2016…15,070.
The following instruments were some of the “weapons” used in 15,070 TOTAL MURDERS in the U.S. in 2016…
1) “Knives or cutting instruments” – 1,571
2) “Hands, fist, feet, etc.” – 656
3) “Rifles” – 374
Less than 2.5% of the murders in the U.S. in 2016 were caused by rifles of all types, including “semi-automatic rifles” (not the misnomer, “Assault Rifles”, which are “select fire” that enable the user to switch between semi-automatic and fully-automatic fire).
So, for an instrument involved in less than 2.5% of murders in the U.S., we need more restrictions from the serial conmen in CONgress?!?
How does CONgress plan to regulate “fists/feet” and “knives” which kill 75% and 320%, respectively, more Americans than rifles did in 2016?
Don’t allow the career Shysters and Snake Oil Salesmen in CONgress to further curb your precious, but disappearing, God-given rights any further based on emotional illogic that is glaringly contradictory to the cold, hard crime facts put out by the FBI.
For those who might disagree with my choice of descriptors above for 99% of the CONgress-critters, please check the real fiat money balance…not the U.S. Treasury “IOUs”…in the Social (In)security Trust Fund for confirmation of labels such as “Con men”, “Shysters”, and “Snake Oil Salesmen”. These multi-trillion-dollar Ponzi scheme crooks make Bernie Madoff look like a small-time pickpocket.
“Today, we need a nation of Minutemen, citizens who are not only prepared
to take arms, but citizens who regard the preservation of freedom as the basic
purpose of their daily life and who are willing to consciously work and sacrifice
for that freedom.”
– John F. Kennedy
Will you allow CONgress to further restrict your gun rights? Or will you be a “Minuteman” as envisioned by John F. Kennedy and tell CONgress, “Not one more inch!!”?