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#3126553 - 01/16/13 12:00 PM 2nd amendment allows me to own a nuke?
Jer
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how would you guys answer this question? had that thrown at me today....

Is a nuke considered arms?
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#3126568 - 01/16/13 12:06 PM Re: 2nd amendment allows me to own a nuke? [Re: Jer]
FLTENNHUNTER1
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The Right to Keep and Bear Arms refers to Arms you can carry.

Rifles, RPG's, Stinger Missles, TOW's, and such are covered by the Second Amendment.

The intention of the Second Amendment was to enable the citizens to have the same weapons as the Government. We the People are the Militia.
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#3126571 - 01/16/13 12:08 PM Re: 2nd amendment allows me to own a nuke? [Re: Jer]
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I'd say
"Sure you can, moron, If you can figure out how to carry it concealed"

Where does idiotic replies like this come from? THESE are the people who want to have a "Reasonable debate about common sense regulations"?

Good Grief.
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#3126573 - 01/16/13 12:09 PM Re: 2nd amendment allows me to own a nuke? [Re: Jer]
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Mud Dauber
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It is a classic strawman argument. Tell them to give you a argument that doe not contain a inherent logical fallacy and you will retort.
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#3126576 - 01/16/13 12:11 PM Re: 2nd amendment allows me to own a nuke? [Re: FLTENNHUNTER1]
Jer
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 Originally Posted By: FLTENNHUNTER1
The intention of the Second Amendment was to enable the citizens to have the same weapons as the Government. We the People are the Militia.


That is exactly what I said^^ that got me the response of the nukes..."Well the government has nukes"...
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#3126578 - 01/16/13 12:12 PM Re: 2nd amendment allows me to own a nuke? [Re: Jer]
FLTENNHUNTER1
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 Originally Posted By: Jer
 Originally Posted By: FLTENNHUNTER1
The intention of the Second Amendment was to enable the citizens to have the same weapons as the Government. We the People are the Militia.


That is exactly what I said^^ that got me the response of the nukes..."Well the government has nukes"...


If you can carry a Minute Man II then go for it!!
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#3126580 - 01/16/13 12:13 PM Re: 2nd amendment allows me to own a nuke? [Re: FLTENNHUNTER1]
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 Originally Posted By: FLTENNHUNTER1
 Originally Posted By: Jer
 Originally Posted By: FLTENNHUNTER1
The intention of the Second Amendment was to enable the citizens to have the same weapons as the Government. We the People are the Militia.


That is exactly what I said^^ that got me the response of the nukes..."Well the government has nukes"...


If you can carry a Minute Man II then go for it!!


Or afford to build it!!!
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#3126582 - 01/16/13 12:14 PM Re: 2nd amendment allows me to own a nuke? [Re: Unicam]
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Mud Dauber
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 Originally Posted By: Unicam
 Originally Posted By: FLTENNHUNTER1
 Originally Posted By: Jer
 Originally Posted By: FLTENNHUNTER1
The intention of the Second Amendment was to enable the citizens to have the same weapons as the Government. We the People are the Militia.


That is exactly what I said^^ that got me the response of the nukes..."Well the government has nukes"...


If you can carry a Minute Man II then go for it!!


Or afford to build it!!!


Or, know how to maintain it.
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#3126590 - 01/16/13 12:21 PM Re: 2nd amendment allows me to own a nuke? [Re: Poser]
BlackBelt
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These are arguments you are not going to win, so why try?
Simply say you have plans for your own space station and you NEED that nuke to protect it from aliens and Romulans from hostile takeover. Add in that you know The Matrix movie was about your life and the government is constantly scanning your brainwave patterns for ideas about 'the resistance'.

I dont waste time on those who use irrationality as their premise to ground their argument on. Thats a no-win situation.
I simply wave those people to the side and go on about my day.


Edited by BlackBelt (01/16/13 12:22 PM)

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#3126594 - 01/16/13 12:23 PM Re: 2nd amendment allows me to own a nuke? [Re: BlackBelt]
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Do you need me to explain why I *need* the First Amendment?
No?
Then why are you asking me to explain why I *need* the 2nd?
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