According to perceived wisdom, the left is pro-environment, pro-choice, pro-regulation and anti-gun; while the right is anti-environment (a.k.a., pro-growth), anti-Big Brother, anti-abortion and pro-gun. As TTAG’s Armed Intelligentsia have proven time and time again, those stereotypes need not apply. For example, hunters (who are known to use guns) are often vehemently pro-environment—if anti-fed. Go figure. Meanwhile, stereotypes don’t come to be without at least a kernel of truth. Case in point from the Land Down Under: “The Australian Greens are proposing a $350 million gun buyback scheme, which would also see a ban on the importation and possession of semi-automatic handguns.” This before the Australian tourist’s murder in Oklahoma by “bored” teens. abc.net.au report tells you all you need to know about slippery slopes. And something about the connection between gun control and climate control.