There seems to be some confusion, even out here in fly-over country, about assault weapons and clips and other kool-aide arguments that would be “justifiable” qualifications to 2nd Amendment rights. Cocktail party conversations on Chicago’s North Shore are filled with worries that seem to harken back to an old black-and-white movie about the St. Valentine’s Day massacre – shooters using machine guns to mow down helpless gangsters. Rat-a-tat-tat-tat-tat-tat. Doesn’t happen in America. One pull of the trigger = one bullet fired. Check out this excellent video on “scary” guns that are actually less dangerous than a shot gun.