Michael Zeleny (larvatus) wrote,
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The Town the Militia Took Over

The Town the Militia Took Over

"You know why there's not more residents here? The threats. That's why. Because they're afraid. They're afraid they're going to have their windows shot out." - Lifelong Gilberton resident Rose McCarthy speaking about Police Chief Mark Kessler and his supporters on July 31, 2013 National Rifle Association (NRA) CEO Wayne LaPierre once famously told a CPAC gathering that "the guys with the guns make the rules." In the...

Posted by Michael Zeleny on 6 Aug 2013, 19:57

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