Quote Originally Posted by Taja, post: 13523
Ahhh, but if some unscrupulous politician became President--over overthrew the existing government--and used the standing army to achieve his/her own plans...

I think that's where the second amendment comes into play. Citizens have the right to defend themselves--even a standing government.

Definitely don't need concealed weapons, though! *eek*
Then why doesn't every other country with an army have gun laws like the US?

It's that American paranoia again.