As part of my US v UK government stupidity contest, I’ve shared some really bizarre examples of anti-gun/anti-self defense political correctness.
At first I thought the Brits were more brainless.
A women who was being threatened by thugs got in trouble with the police for brandishing a knife in her own home.
There was a proposal to prevent children from watching Olympic shooting events.
A man got arrested for finding a gun in his yard and turning it over to the police.
Starting pistols have been banned from some school races.
There have been calls for knife bans.
A man was arrested for shooting a burglar who invaded his house.
[/LIST]Though, to be sure, there’s lots of foolishness in America.
A Rhode Island boy got in trouble for bringing toy soldiers to school.
A student in San Diego got in trouble for making a motion detector for a science project, simply because someone decided it resembled a bomb.
A Florida student was expelled for having a toy gun on school property.
A little boy got suspended for making a pistol shape with his fingers.
[*]Another little boy got suspended for playing cops and robbers.
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It is not hard to realize the left has been demonizing guns for years even with children playing innocent games. Now this effort has been ratcheted up to try to force gun owners to give up their guns and even those who defend themselves are under fire for doing so.
In the news I see various places that want people to register their guns and even pay a tax for owning them with one pace calling for the police to be able to come in an inspect your homes at their pleasure.
Obama and others have authorized search with out legal reasons through the patriot act. So what do you think is next?