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Response to hack89 (Reply #57)

Sat Jun 16, 2012, 11:15 PM

59. You could make the same argument about single-payer healthcare.

I concede that a handgun ban is not realistic, but I don't agree about registration. I'm sure some gun nuts would be strongly resistant, but the polls I've seen suggest that most gun owners actually support handgun registration. Also, if it's true that most gun owners are law-abiding, as y'all like to keep pointing out over and over, that means that most gun owners would in fact register their handguns if that was the law.

You are making the mistake of believing that all gun owners are just as extremist as you are. In fact, the people who live in constant fear that the gubmint is coming for their guns are a loud, paranoid, and small minority.

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