What Bill Maher basically said was that if the founders gave you the right to a gun, it would be to stop it from a tyrannical federal government, specifically a government that attempted to take away your rights. But those rights are all gone, and no one has done anything about it.
People here are right that there are certainly Ron Paul supporters, miniarchists etc. who protest the loss of all our rights. But the vast majority of the "right-wing"; the NRA, the GOA, etc. have been silent on the loss of those rights.
Bill Maher's point is also great that it is laws, courts, and civil action that protect your rights, and these have all been stripped and/or bought off.
Plan for eliminating the national debt in 10-20 years:
Specific cuts; defense spending: http://rolexian.wordpress.com/2011/01/03/more-detailed-look-a
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