Here is a little test that will help you decide. The answer can be found by posing the following question:
You’re walking down a deserted street with your wife and two small children. Suddenly, an Islamic Terrorist with a huge knife comes around the corner, locks eyes with you, screams obscenities, praises Allah, raises the knife, and charges at you. You are carrying a fully loaded Colt 1911 cal. 45 ACP.
You have mere seconds before he reaches you and your family. What do you do?
THINK CAREFULLY AND THEN SCROLL DOWN:
A Democrat’s answer would sound like this:
“Well, that’s not enough information to answer the question!
Does the man look poor or oppressed?
Have I ever done anything to him that would inspire him to attack?
Could we run away?
What does my wife think?
What about the kids?
Could I possibly swing the gun like a club and knock the knife out of his hand?
What does the law say about this situation?
Does the pistol have appropriate safety built into it?
Why am I carrying a loaded gun anyway, do I have a permit, have I passed the appropriate background check, what kind of message does this send to society and to my children?
Is it possible he’d be happy with just killing me?
Does he definitely want to kill me, or would he be content just to wound me?
If I were to grab his knees and hold on, could my family get away while he was stabbing me?
Should I call 9-1-1?
Why is this street so deserted?
We need to raise taxes, have paint and weed day and make this a happier, healthier street that would discourage such behavior. This is all so confusing!
I need to debate this with some friends for few days and try to come to a consensus.”
A Republican’s answer would sound like this:
A Texan’s answer would sound like this:
BANG! BANG! BANG! Click…
(Sounds of reloading)
BANG! BANG! BANG!
BANG! BANG! BANG!
Daughter: “Nice grouping, Daddy! Were those the Winchester Silver Tips or Hollow Points”?
Son: “Can I shoot the next one”?
Wife: “You ARE NOT taking THAT to the taxidermist!”