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10 Stories That Prove Guns Save Lives

AZYaateeh Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 12:40 PM
The spear puts a 90 pound woman on an equal footing with three 160 pound men—without a gun, try mugging a naginatadoka if she can reach any long stick, I guarantee you you'll wake up in a hospital—and the sword puts anyone on an equal footing with anyone else (real swords are weapons of sharpness, not strength). But since the criminals will have guns, the law-abiding need them, too.

In a nation that already has more than 200 million guns, gun control does little other than make the work of rapists, robbers, murderers and nuts like Adam Lanza easier. When faced with gun control laws, the law abiding citizen has no choice other than to disarm or become an outlaw, but people with bad intentions are faced with no such moral dilemma. That's why the best friend of a rapist or a potential Adam Lanza is the gun control advocate who's working tirelessly to insure that his targets can't adequately defend themselves.

On some level,...