Semi-automatic rifles are not machine guns

OlympiaFebruary 27, 2013 

I’m tired of seeing opinion articles on your website talking about machine guns at home. You can’t buy a machine gun without extensive paperwork and background checks along with a bunch of other things.

Please stop letting people call semi-automatic rifles with detachable magazines and pistol grips assault weapons or machine guns. They need to be intelligent, and well-constructed and not some person who doesn’t understand what the Second Amendment means.

I’m tired of seeing someone say something about a kid who got shot. Yes, it’s tragic, but so is the kid who gets smashed by the electric car by the person drinking their Starbucks coffee, because the kid didn’t hear the car and the driver was busy on his iPhone.

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