Over at Keep and Bear Arms, Defender comments on my post about the new gun purchasers ("Buy, Buy, Buy" Bye-Bye)with this excellent observation:
Comment by: Defender (1/6/2009)
I am encouraged. So many more people are understanding the enormity of the risk and the sensitivity of the balance we hold here. It's more personal than voting in an election; each gun going home with someone is a vote. A vote for not being helpless, not being taken for granted by government officials, a vote for self-determination and not taking rights from A so B can have more.
Or, as the little business card size ads we use to guerrilla-market Absolved read:
WHEN DEMOCRACY BECOMES TYRANNY
I STILL GET TO VOTE.