Red Hot Chili Peppers and Atoms for Peace bassist Flea has already admitted that he wants to “change the Constitution” to ban all guns, so it’s no surprise he’s not a fan of automatic weapons. The federal government banned the sale or transfer of new machine guns to civilians in 1986, but that’s not the point, is it? The point is that only sick people could possibly imagine owning such a thing — a conclusion that was favorited by more than 500 people within an hour.

Are we talking about automatic weapons here, or semi-automatic rifles?