A gun grabber in Texas? That’s like a machine gun collector in New York City. Turns out they didn’t invent the word “outlier” just so Malcolm Gladwell could bore us to death. And here she is, redefining the letters GTFO, Texas Representative Sheila Jackson Lee. Lee stood in front of the NRA convention in Houston, ticking items off the civilian disarmament checklist like ab lovers counting midriffs at thechive.com. “Registering your guns, people think that’s something sinister. But it helps you [to protect] your guns when they’re stolen. It helps us find them for you, like registering your car,” Lee told TheBlaze. What was that Reagan said about the nine most terrifying words in the English language? Oh right: “‘I’m from the government and I’m here to help.” And Lee’s got other firearms-orietned ways to help her constituents . . .
Add to Lee’s shopping list: universal background checks, an “assault weapons” and “high-capacity magazine ban and restricting concealed carry to people whose last names begin with the letters jk. JK.
I don’t believe that we are shredding the Constitution simply because we ask for a regulatory scheme to be able answer the questions of these moms: ‘Is my child going to be protected?’
Is that a trick question?