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Guns Don't Kill People, the Mentally Ill Do

beowulfe Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 12:32 PM
"Logic" to a progressive: Crime falls drastically in the United States over the past 20 years. During the same period, gun ownership explodes in the United States. At the same time, guns were banned in both England and Australia. Both nations saw an EXPLOSION of violent crime, and they've since become the two most violent nations in the civilized world. The reaction by progressives? Ban lower crime. Yes, folk, progressives REALLY ARE that MONUMENTALLY STUPID. (The only alternative is that they are monumentally evil, and their intentions are to increase violent crime. Take your pick. Stupid or evil.)

Seung-Hui Cho, who committed the Virginia Tech massacre in 2007, had been diagnosed with severe anxiety disorder as a child and placed under treatment.

But Virginia Tech was prohibited from being told about Cho's mental health problems because of federal privacy laws.

At college, Cho engaged in behavior even more bizarre than the average college student. He stalked three women and, at one point, went totally silent, refusing to speak even to his roommates. He was involuntarily committed to a mental institution for one night and then unaccountably unleashed on the public, whereupon he proceeded to engage in...