Yes Virginia, There Is a Second Amendment

Seeing as we have now entered the Christmas season I am reminded of a story some 116 years ago when an 8 year old girl named Virginia wrote to the editor of The (New York) Sun and asked him if there was a Santa Claus.

She asked because her intelligentsia little friends were telling her that he did not exist.

Because THEY didn’t believe in Santa they were intent on forcing other people not to believe either.

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YesVirginia2The editor, Francis Church’s, response in the affirmative that there was a Santa Claus was as poetic as it was truthful and it can be read in it’s entirety here.

To all those people, and with respect to Francis Church I present my version of his reply:

Yes Virginia, There IS a Second Amendment

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