First They Came For The Scary Looking Guns . . .

“If you’ve got a gun in your house, I’m not taking it,’’ Obama said. But the Illinois senator could still see skeptics in the crowd, particularly on the faces of several men at the back of the room.

So he tried again. “Even if I want to take them away, I don’t have the votes in Congress,’’ he said. “This can’t be the reason not to vote for me. Can everyone hear me in the back? I see a couple of sportsmen back there. I’m not going to take away your guns.’’

Barrack Obama, September 5, 2008, Duryea, Pennsylvania

And you believed him? Well, guess what, now he has the votes in Congress.

Obama to Seek New Assault Weapons Ban

The Obama administration will seek to reinstate the assault weapons ban that expired in 2004 during the Bush administration, Attorney General Eric Holder said today.

“As President Obama indicated during the campaign, there are just a few gun-related changes that we would like to make, and among them would be to reinstitute the ban on the sale of assault weapons,” Holder told reporters.

See also:
Holder continues his attack on 2nd Amendment
Assault Weapons Ban Wanted By Some Members Of Congress
Obama Calls for Permanent Assault Weapons Ban to Combat Inner-City Violence
Gun Sales Soar in United States
Gun sales shoot up in these uncertain times

Get your weapons while you can, because if you think Obama, Biden, and Holder are going to stop with an assault weapons ban you’re just kidding yourself.

/and so it begins . . .