reporting, "Sen. Doug Jackson, the Dickson Democrat who sponsored the original bill, said he plans to file legislation that would allow handgun carry permit holders to take their guns into restaurants and bars that are licensed to sell liquor by the drink. The legislation, which is being reviewed by Senate staff attorneys before it can be filed, would not apply to places that serve beer only."Well according to our friends at the Tennessean, why little a common sense get in the way of a good time, they are
I worry about the dying out of representative democracy and then you come across this sort of thing, and it gives me pause. Maybe, representative democracy is overrated. These dumb bastards in the state legislature of Tennessee are going to ruin a fantastic and fun tourist industry with their NRA-posturing demagoguery.