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On the AK-47 thing: Automatic AK-47s were illegal before 1994 and still are. But it looks as though after the assault-weapons ban, semi-automatic AK-47s went through a cosmetic change and were renamed. Apologies to Kerry, and to Sullivan.

Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.