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Polling our RIGHTS!

I don’t know about you, but with the now-ubiquitous attempts to deprive us of our natural rights to assemble, access the Internet (or tax it – a vote TODAY! Call D.C.!), speak freely, worship (or choose not to), keep the constabulary from our homes without benefit of warrant, eat unhealthy food and of course, deprive us of the right to keep and bear arms, there seems to be more and more of a movement on the part of the Fourth Estate to POLL US with these concerns:

  • Should we ban (insert offensive machine here)?
  • Should we prohibit (insert offensive content) from the Internet?
  • Should the government monitor all our Internet accesses and emails?
  • Should free enterprise and marketplace be disallowed with regard to commerce in firearms?

I’m sick of seeing such polls.  I don’t care if the entire population of New York votes en masse to prohibit me from having a soft drink larger than 16 oz., or a firearm magazine greater then 7 round capacity, or a poll in USA Today (the primary coloring book of newspapers) supports such a vote.

My rights are my individual rights Period.  Guaranteed.  And no attempt at ‘democracy’ (tyranny of the majority) will convince me otherwise.

Take your polls elsewhere, about other things.  Like a preference for apple or cherry pie.

About guffaw1952

I'm a child of the 50's. libertarian, now medically-retired. I've been a certified firearms trainer, a private investigator, and worked for a major credit card company for almost 22 years. I am a proud NRA Life Member. I am a limited-government, free-market capitalist, who believes in the U.S. Constitution and the Rule of Law.

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6 thoughts on “Polling our RIGHTS!

  1. Mmmm, pie …

    Posted by Rev. Paul | March 20, 2013, 8:33 am
  2. Apple pie please. Classic american style with two crusts.

    Posted by Matt | March 20, 2013, 9:22 am
  3. You guys are killin’ me! Just about any one for me – chocolate cream, apple, cherry, blueberry. OOO! Cream cheese! Lemon meringue.
    Not a big fan of rhubarb, though…

    Posted by guffaw1952 | March 20, 2013, 10:15 am
  4. Here here!

    And a piece of coconut cream pie RIGHT HERE in front of me, please.

    Posted by ProudHillbilly | March 20, 2013, 11:56 am
  5. Jamestown Pie Company http://www.buyapie.com/
    Jamestown Rd
    Williamsburg, VA (but closer to Jamestown)

    The >BEST< coconut cream pie I've had. Only raspberry comes close to competing

    Q

    Posted by Quizikle | March 20, 2013, 4:14 pm

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