"And quit bringing up our forefathers and saying they were civil libertarians. Our founding fathers would have never tolerated any of this crap. For God's sake, they were blowing peoples' heads off because they put a tax on their breakfast beverage. And it wasn't even coffee."
I bought a little folding knife kit the other day to put together and learn the workings of a framelock knife. It was my first experience with folding knife anything, other than buying them, and definitely gave me a greater appreciation for the engineering that goes into making a good folder.