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Fighting Crime with a Vodka Bottle in Place of a Gun

Bill906 Wrote: Jan 01, 2013 7:31 AM
But, but, but don't you want Bam-Bam and Sheriff Joe and Nancy to be able DO SOMETHING and let them feel good about themselves? Now, let's all go outside and heave, for distance. The leaders of the gun-grabber movement have to know their efforts are harmful, not useful, just as they know "Taxing The Rich" results in less income for the government. The facts have to be hammered constantly in the New Media, since the LSM ignores them.

It happens probably nightly. A citizen fights off a criminal in order to protect his property. But it doesn't always make the nightly news. In this case it did.   

But...

How much easier and safer would have been this takedown of a punk in New York City if the clerk had been equipped with a hand gun rather than just a vodka bottle?  How much less of a burden to the taxpayer too, who will now have to incarcerate the criminal?

And just think of chilling effect it would have on criminals if shootings of miscreants during crimes like this were on the nightly...