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    Quote Originally Posted by ganooch View Post
    not as per the United States Constitution. Guns yes, nukes, dirty bombs, biological and chemical weapons, no.
    The constitution doesn't say "guns"...it says arms. How about my backyard 40 mega-joule rail gun?

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    Quote Originally Posted by PlumberKhan View Post
    The constitution doesn't say "guns"...it says arms. How about my backyard 40 mega-joule rail gun?
    at the time of the drafting of the constitution, arms =guns. enough with the semantics

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    Quote Originally Posted by ganooch View Post
    at the time of the drafting of the constitution, arms =guns. enough with the semantics
    It's not semantics. Both words existed back then...they chose to use "arms" for a reason. Do you think the founding fathers wanted to prohibit people from carrying swords, daggers, knives or 40 mega-joule rail guns?

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