Poll: Americans much prefer living among armed neighbors

Poll: Americans much prefer living among armed neighbors
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[Ed. – Kick ass, fellow Americans.  Even the people who don’t understand the deceptive “assault weapon” question still prefer to be among armed neighbors.]

Rasmussen has a new poll out about American voters’ attitudes toward their gun-owning neighbors.

First, some interesting numbers. An impressive 68% say they would feel safer in a neighborhood where guns are allowed and only 22% say they would prefer to live in area where no one was allowed to have a gun.

One in four voters think it would be a good if only the government, police and military were allowed to own guns. And to these folks I say GET OUT OF OUR COUNTRY, you do not understand America.

More than half say they think there should be a “ban on the purchase of semi-automatic and assault type weapons.”

Take note of the clever wording there. This survey question is not properly constructed — it conflates “semi-automatic weapons” with the mythical category of assault weapons.

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