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Caption: Rational, not radical: "From my cold dead hands" intoned NRA President Charlton Heston at the conclusion of his address at the organization's annual convention in 2000, stressing the importance of armed citizens.
"You know the NRA saying that if they want my gun they'll pry it from my cold dead hands? That's what I think about banning cell phones and driving.
Gone were the days he led the fight against government bids to limit gun ownership in true movie fashion - holding a musket above his head as news cameras rolled and declaring: "If you want to take my gun away, you'll have to take it from my cold dead hands."