Originally Posted by errand
Liberal : Why does anyone need an AR-15?
Law abiding Gun Owner : It's not about need, it's my 2nd amendment right to own such a weapon.
Liberal : But, assault weapons aren't necessary for hunting....
Law abiding Gun Owner : First off it's not an "assault weapon" it's a semi-automatic rifle. Secondly the 2nd amendment isn't about hunting, it's about protecting liberty from tyranny.
Liberal : So you're worried that a tyrant is going to take away your guns and liberty?
Law abiding Gun Owner : Well, no...because we have the 2nd amendment
At the end of the day,it's not going to be what you or me thinks. If an AR ban passes(which I highly doubt)it will be ruled constitutional by SCOTUS.