All liberty loving people want is to be left alone whether by the petty thief or the tyrant. The petty thief is generally content with merely stealing your property. The government thief comes to the party prepared to steal everything you have, including your life, in order to enforce its will with overwhelming violence.
Mike Vanderboegh – The murderous presumption behind every citizen disarmament argument.
[It is hard for me to argue against anything he said in that article given it all depends on the lens you view it through. Go read his post because what it all boils down to is a saying from Malcolm Reynolds:
Someone ever tries to kill you, you try to kill ‘em right back.
The concept of just leaving people the hell alone seems to be something very few of our opponents actually understand.
Remember, when someone is proposing a gun ban, the are proposing the government come do it by force. They want the government to take your property by force, including death, if necessary. –B]
Barron is the owner, editor, and principal author at The Minuteman, a competitive shooter, and staff member for Boomershoot. Even in his free time he’s merging his love and knowledge of computers and technology with his love of firearms.
He has a BS in electrical engineering from Washington State University. Immediately after college he went into work on embedded software and hardware for use in critical infrastructure. This included cryptographic communications equipment as well as command and control devices that were using that communications equipment. Since then he’s worked on just about everything ranging from toys, phones, other critical infrastructure, and even desktop applications. Doing everything from hardware system design, to software architecture, to actually writing software that makes your athletic band do its thing.