From the "sentences that taken out of context sound much worse than they are" department:
The Conservatives are hoping to enlist gun enthusiasts in the fight against the coalition that is threatening their government.Actually, add the context and it's still pretty bad. And not for nothing, but the Conservatives have made no attempt to end the registry in, what, three years in office?
BTW, if the PMO speech-writing staff is reading, I'll donate $50 to the NRA if Harper says in his speech to the nation tonight that "the Liberals, socialists and separatist will pry the levers of power from my cold, dead hands!" Hand to god. Recommend this Post on Progressive Bloggers