I’m sure that some (gun-control advocates) would rationalize why the Washington State Supreme Court was wrong: after all, anyone that would own a gun like that is obviously a mass murderer in the making.

If that is your argument, return to the scenario at the start of this article: how different is your argument from an assumption that John Wayne Gacy is a typical homosexual?

One of the great dangers of democracy, and one of the reasons the Bill of Rights puts so many impediments into majority rule, is because in times of passion, voters ask for or tolerate the passage of laws that a bit more time for reflection would show to be irrational.

This particular bill demonstrates that liberal Democrats are every bit as capable of ignoring the Constitution as anything that is alleged to be in the Patriot Act.