I'm a little amused by the idea that this list would be used to "intimidate" people who have firearms.
"Hey, I see here you bought a gun! Lemme get up in your face and start trying to scare you!"
If you wish to subscribe to the theory that the government would come after you, fine. But they already have the list. How am I, Joseph Q. Middleclass, going to intimidate anyone?
I'd be interested to see how you handled being in a country that REALLY spied on its citizens and actively intimidated\oppressed\terrorized them.
He'd shut up and not say a word. The paradox of freedom is that you can safely ***** and moan at length about how you're not really
free since there's no consequences for it. Edited, Feb 21st 2013 3:44pm by Jophiel