SwamyG wrote:Second amendment could have made sense in 18th century. People being armed to save themselves from other Militia or even the Monarchy was kind of acceptable in the 17th and 18th century. Irrespective of the exact year or incident that assured in some form of modern democracy in England, by 1776 and the end of 18th century the tussle between Monarchy and Parliamentary was not still settled in various corners of the World. Guns made sense because it was a continuation of previous traditions and could harm less number of people in short time.
In the 21st century, with the development of weapons it is ridiculous to hang on to the second amendment. The entire thing is now controlled by the arms lobby and lunatics assuming imaginary freedom and liberty. Currently elections are the best form, and that is the only peaceful way to change governments. Armed revolution is dangerous and ridiculous ploy to sell more of these weapons.
International arms trade adds another dimensions to this wretched cycle of destruction.
Oh whatever. At the end of the day, he'll go down as the most embarrassing terrorist in history.
There are "good" targets and embarrassing ones.
He hit up a GAY NIGHTCLUB in some run down locality in ORLANDO, FL.
Conservative white christian america who are waging a crusade on his people could care less about some multi ethnic homosexuals.
Sounds more to me like he was in the closet and had mental issues. Decided to take out his frustrations on his own kind and phone ISIS before the attack.