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Guns Save Lives

rightmostofthetime Wrote: Apr 02, 2013 4:07 PM
You're right. You need to own a dirty bomb. The next time someone enters your home illegally, please set off the dirty bomb. Then sit down and wait for the police.
hboring Wrote: Apr 02, 2013 7:38 PM
We don't need anything to feel better about ourselves, ...Sir. I thought of calling you Dipwad, but considered it beneath me. BTW, the Second Amendment recognzes the right to BEAR arms. Can you carry a tank?
rightmostofthetime Wrote: Apr 02, 2013 5:19 PM
You have trouble understanding things, don't you?
TEA_CRACKER Wrote: Apr 02, 2013 4:48 PM
Sure...But Im not the one who needs a precious piece of steel to feel better about myself..

We all know that guns can cost lives because the media repeat this message endlessly, as if we could not figure it out for ourselves. But even someone who reads newspapers regularly and watches numerous television newscasts may never learn that guns also save lives-- much less see any hard facts comparing how many lives are lost and how many are saved.

But that trade-off is the real issue, not the Second Amendment or the National Rifle Association, which so many in the media obsess about. If guns cost more lives than they save, we can always repeal the Second...