Originally Posted by Garcia Bronco
It's not. We need to keep guns to protect ourselves against all enemies, both foreign and domestic.
The second amendment was put in place to organize militias, which is an antiquated notion considering we have a gigantic army a million times the size of the rest of the world.
I understand most don't agree, so we can agree to disagree on that, but don't pretend today's society was something the original writers of the constitution could foresee.