Talk of stricter gun control prompted thousands of people to turn out for gun shows all over the country this weekend. Lines were long, in some cases stretching hundreds of yards.

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Many Twitter users posted photos:

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Elbow to elbow with people at the #rochmn gun show this morning.

Record turnout at the gun show.

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Not everyone, however, was happy to see Americans exercise their basic constitutional rights:

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