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We Know How to Stop School Shootings

Bick4 Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 2:58 PM
Cambermeister, please give me your address so that I can put a sign in your yard saying that there are no guns in your house - I'm sure the local hoods would like to have that information. No, you say - why not? Isn't it the same thing as telling the bad guys that any other place is a gun free zone? Regarding AR type rifles, yes, I do happen to have one, along with 30 odd rifles, pistols, and shotguns of various descriptions which I use for hunting, shooting, home protection, and, maybe most of all, protection from a tyrannical government which is getting closer and closer to being a reality in ours. By the way, I am 6'1", 220 and played college football, and if you would like to tell me to my face that I have a young man's complex

In the wake of a monstrous crime like a madman's mass murder of defenseless women and children at the Newtown, Conn., elementary school, the nation's attention is riveted on what could have been done to prevent such a massacre.

Luckily, some years ago, two famed economists, William Landes at the University of Chicago and John Lott at Yale, conducted a massive study of multiple victim public shootings in the United States between 1977 and 1995 to see how various legal changes affected their frequency and death toll.

Landes and Lott examined many of the very policies being proposed...

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