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Put Prospective Gun Owners Under The Microscope

marshallbrinson Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 2:03 PM
Yo Rachel...Before you try and figure out how to test Legal Law Abiding Citizens that want guns...why don't you take a shot at how to stop someone with mental issues from Killing their Mother, Stealing her Firearms and Killing 26 people??!!??!! He illegally obtained Firearms and would not have been subject to any of the proposed test!!!!

PARIS -- Anyone who can't withstand a rational debate on the subject of gun control -- particularly in light of last week's Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Connecticut -- should be automatically prohibited from ever owning a firearm. In fact, this should be the number-one requirement of gun ownership: Can someone applying for ownership of a deadly weapon withstand an hour-long debate against someone in favor of gun control without resorting to physical or verbal assault?

Is it too much to ask that every person wanting to possess a firearm be subject to a battery of tests -- everything from...