quote: we just have sensible Gun Control laws.
quote: Handguns and assault/military rifles/mgs are heavily restricted. Most (as in almost all) people currently apply for a license to obtain a shotgun or hunting rifle.
quote: in the age of drones, what difference will you make with your musket? in case of really opressive government willing to use means necessary, you can arm yourself with kitchen knife with as much success. end result will be the same
quote: You might want to note the word they used is "arms". Which includes FAR MORE than mere guns. The "ultimate" arm of the day was the cannon. And those were indeed owned by Mere Citizens, both before AND AFTER the war.