Gun control

France has air-dropped weapons to rebels fighting Col Muammar Gaddafi’s troops in Western Libya, the French military has confirmed.”

French Army Colonel Thierry Burkhard “said the arms were ‘light infantry weapons of the rifle type’, dropped over a period of several days ‘so that civilians would not be massacred’.” Keep thinking like that, Colonel, and you’ll end up with a constitution that enumerates the limited powers of government and guarantees the right of the people to keep and bear arms.

This post and the previous, Scientists discover clue to obesity, prove that all you need to maintain a weblog is the BBC and a sense of irony.

A really first-class blogger would have had something to say about a French Army Colonel named ‘Burkhard’.