Ed, izzat you, Ed Looney? If not, learn the history of SC's NRA affiliate and SCFirearms.org. If it is Ed, then congratulate yourself for stifling an effective voice. Or maybe this is turncoat Senator Jakie Knotts, retired cop, stirring trouble.
The abbreviation for et cetera, 'and so on', is etc or &c.
You are welcome to PM with your CV and questions. Remember, RULES still apply and I will go public.