RNC Convention: No Masks or Rope, Bring On the Guns
<table><tr><td>From <a href="http://commondreams.org">commondreams.org</a> - by Abby Zimet
Banned in Tampa
Go Figure Dept: Hoping to fend off wild-eyed anarchists and other unruly types, Tampa officials prepping for this summer's Republican convention want to set up a "clean zone" where protesters will be forbidden to wield water or air pistols, plastic or metal pipe, or wood longer than a ruler - but guns, thanks to Florida's loopy laws, are fine by them. The dichotomy, note gun control advocates, is not just dumb, but counter-intuitive.
"I don't think many of the people at that end of the spectrum carry guns anyway. This is a Republican thing." - gun-control advocate Arthur Hayhoe.</td><td><img title="Attack?" src="http://anarchistnews.org/files/pictures/2008/super-tiny-gun.jpg"></td></...