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The Dark Knight Movie Massacre & Why I Carry a Gun Everywhere I Go

Buck O Wrote: Jul 22, 2012 9:22 AM
“One fast-thinking and trained person who was armed/licensed with a concealed weapon could have stopped that SOB right in his tracks before the body count skyrocketed.” Training is key, because taking this guy down would have required a good shot.
Mother of 4 -- the original Wrote: Jul 22, 2012 9:45 AM
True.

But giving him pause and gaining valuable moments while he rethought his plan would only have required a near-enough miss for him to realize that someone else also had a gun.
I would venture to guess that the folks filing in to see the latest Batman installment in Aurora, Colorado last Thursday evening didn’t figure on over 70 of them getting shot before the credits rolled. The last count I received before filing this column was 12 dead and 59 wounded.

As the news starting pouring in about what happened in the theater this week when Satan’s spawn James Holmes donned Kevlar and a small battery of weapons and opened fire on an unsuspecting crowd, I kept thinking, “One fast-thinking and trained person who was armed/licensed with a concealed weapon...