On last night's Daily Show Jon Stewart explained how the Senate blocked the U.S. from signing on to a UN arms treaty—a treaty that is decidedly anti-Bond villain. "Of course they did," Stewart said of the Senate. "If we don't preserve our right to sell guns to terrorists, what are they going to fight us with? Ideas? Come on."
Of course, the opposition from Senators (mostly Republicans, and one Democrat) has to do with the Second Amendment.