1000 People Apply for Drone Hunting Licenses in Colorado

Do you remember the story of Deer Trail, Colorado and its passion for hunting drones? Well evidently that passion spreads beyond just a few people. It is being reported that roughly 1000 people have already applied for licenses.

The New York Daily News reports:

Hunters in Colorado are lining up for a hot new license: $25 to shoot down a government drone over the village of Deer Trail.

Trending: Barack Hussein Obama: I Am Barry Soetoro, But I’ve Never Used Another Alias

3016951-inline-drone-license-deer-fieldSupporters acknowledge the licenses would be only symbolic, and a town election authorizing them is more than a month away. Still, about 1,000 people have applied for one.

take our poll - story continues below

Is the Biden Administration Destroying Our Constitution?

  • Is the Biden Administration Destroying Our Constitution?  

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Completing this poll grants you access to Freedom Outpost updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

The scheme is part protest against government surveillance and part promotion to get Deer Trail some attention. It’s working, at least on the second point. The federal government issued a warning against shooting at drones.

Now, before you start thinking the people of Deer Trail are crazy, it should be mentioned that the licenses are viewed as symbolic by many.

That being the case I would be very surprised if you don’t have at least 1 person in town who is getting their “drone stand” ready for the season.

The vote has not officially taken place. It is still a month away. But the smart drone hunters are applying early to beat the mad rush for licensing.

This could make for some very interesting hunting excursions. Let’s not forget that recreational marijuana is also legal in Colorado.

If you don’t see any drones, just keep smoking. Drones are attracted to the aroma.

Even though it’s somewhat on the silly side, the message is very real and valid. People are sick and tired of having their privacy invaded by drones or any other type of unconstitutional surveillance methods.

The people of Colorado are doing something whether I think it is a bit silly or not. I applaud them for that. Two recalls, secession and drone hunting; very well done. The people of Colorado are doing exactly what the rest of us are supposed to be doing. They are challenging big brother and seem to be winning.

Go Colorado!

Don't forget to Like Freedom Outpost on Facebook and Twitter, and follow our friends at RepublicanLegion.com.

Become an insider!

Sign up for the free Freedom Outpost email newsletter, and we'll make sure to keep you in the loop.

You Might Like
Previous The Homeschool Revolution
Next DC Pushes For Mandatory 24 Hour Waiting Period for Tattoos & Piercings

Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it please click the ∨ icon to the right of the comment, and report it as spam. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation. If you don't see a commenting section below, please disable your adblocker.

Sorry. No data so far.